WELCOME TO THE TVSA RINGS SERIES LEG I/Brackets Emailed To Coaches & Posted on FB
Posted by TVSA Director / Eddie V. on March 30, 2016, 11:12 pm
Welcome to the 2016 TVSA Leg 1 Tournament. We would like to thank everyone for participating in this year event. We hope everyone has a great time. This is a USSSA qualifier and Lonestar Series Qualifier. Game Times Listed at the bottom of the page. Brackets will be emailed out to all coaches either Thursday night or Friday morning. The Menís D and E Championships are at Midnight. The co-ed championship is at midnight. |
The Tournament fee is $220. We will give you an OK to play slip to give the umpires before your 1st game. This will be a 3 game guarantee bracket.
Teams may pay any of the following ways: Credit Card, Company Check (No personal checks without prior approval), and Money Order, and of course Cash.
If you want to pay your fees prior to the tournament, you can pay on-line. Here is the link: http://www.houstonsportsplex.com/onlinetournamentpayments.htm
I want to make sure EVERY TEAM understands the current bump rules. We will go by USSSA rosters on line. If your roster is not on line then YOU MUST TURN IN BEFORE YOUR 1ST GAME. Rosters will be printed off USSSA site Friday at 6pm.
Any players added to your approved roster on line at the park, MUST BE APPROVED TO BE PLACED ON YOUR ROSTER.
Benny Scott will be the UIC and USSSA Tournament Director. Any protests including rosters will be handled by Benny. Please make sure your rosters on line are all up to date.
1. D TEAMS CAN ONLY HAVE 3 C BUMPS ON THEIR ROSTER. ANY TEAM WITH MORE THAN 3 WILL FORFEIT OUT OF THE TOURNAMENT. IF A TEAM HAS A B BUMP, THAT COUNTS AS 2 C BUMPS THEN ALLOWING ONLY 1 MORE C BUMP.
2. E TEAMS CAN NOT HAVE ANY C BUMPS. E TEAMS ARE ALLOWED 3 D BUMPS ON THEIR ROSTER. ANY TEAM WITH MORE THAN 3 WILL FORFEIT OUT OF THE TOURNAMENT.
Teams can start with 8 players. One OUT will be given. You can start with 9 players without any outs. You can bat 12 players.
The following C teams will spot 3 runs to ALL D teams in the 1st inning. OLD SCHOOL Ė DC / FOH SPORTS - VENDETTA
Only approved HSP Stamped Balls can be used. Balls are $6 in the concession stand.
Any team that uses any other ball, the penalty will be as follows:
1st Offense Team Warning
2nd Offense Batter is declared OUT
3rd Offense Team Forfeits that game.
Menís C/D - 6 Homeruns
E Teams Ė 2 Homeruns
Co-ed -2 Homeruns Per Gender
All games will use the two umpire system. We will not tolerate any team, or person abusing the umpires. PERIOD Umpires are $18 pay at the plate for the entire tournament.
1. STAY AWAY RULE. If batted ball hits a defenseless pitcher or infielder, all offensive players must stay away from the bat. Any player who picks up the bat will be ejected from the game. If the bat makes its way back to the dugout, the game is over. Forfeit. The player or team could be suspended from Houston Sportsplex. Bat Flip rule is in effect. Donít leave it up to an umpire judgment just donít flip it.
2. Ejections Ė Fighting: Any ejection will cause said player to leave the field without incident. Said Players is suspended from that game. Said player will need approval from HSP management to return to play in the tournament. Any person fighting will be suspended from HSP for a period deemed by HSP General Manager. Any person suspended from HSP may not come on any part of HSP property.
We would like to wish all teams the best of luck. Remember, we want everyone to have a great time. Please act like adults, and treat everyone with the respect that you would like for people to treat you. Good Luck to all teams.
TVSA Chosin Few
Smoking Ace Reloaded
STL / South Texas Locos
Top Golf Gophers
Stx Desciples / Team Tayden
DC / FOH
Advocare / Proway Exteriors
Maniacs / Most Hated
Too Live Crew
We Showed Up
DC / ASP South
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