Softball IGSSA Overview

igssa sOFTBALL IS OFFERED IN TERM 1 AT PLC SYDNEY

PLC Sydney
Co-ordinator

Colin Smith
(02) 9704 5645 (PE Staff room)
E: csmith@plc.nsw.edu.au

Team Trials for 2020 Competition

Year 7
Friday 31 January 2020 at PLC Sydney, 3.20 pm - 5.30 pm

Year 8-9
Tuesday 5 November 2019 at Centenary Park (Croydon), 3.20 pm - 5.30 pm

Tuesday 26 November 2019  at Centenary Park (Croydon)3.30 pm - 5.30 pm

Note - girls will be walked down to Centenary park with a staff member together at 3.20 pm. Any girl not picked up by 5.35 pm will be walked back to school by a staff member

Year 10-12
Tuesday 12 November 2019 at PLC Sydney (Drummond Field), 3.20 pm - 4.45 pm

Competition Day

Saturday mornings

Playing Dates for 2020

Playing Saturday's in Term 1 

February 8, 15, 22
March 29, 7, 14, 21
March 28 Semis (1 v 4) + (2 v 3) only.
April 4 Finals - winners of semis only.

 

Game Times

8.00 am, 9.10 am and 10.20 am

Uniform for 2012

  • PLC Sydney Black 3/4 Softball pants 
  • PLC Sydney Red short sleeved top
  • PLC Sydney Long Black socks with red/white trim
  • PLC Sydney visor or cap

Equipment

Own softball glove (recommended 11.5 – 12.5 inch minimum - larger if possible and junior wrist will ), shinguards (compulsory), mouthguards (highly recommended), football boots or hockey turf shoes are advised, drink bottle and sunscreen. All other equipment is supplied. 

Transport

Own arrangements are to be made and car-pooling by team members can be a great idea.

Arrival on Game Day

Arrive at least 45 minutes prior to match time. Sign on at Convenor's table upon arrival at venue.

Note: to be eligible to play semi/finals, you must have played a minimum of three games and signed on for each of these. 

Wet Weather

Players are to check the wet weather link before and on the way to each game. This website will be updated by the venue convenor as soon as possible. You must attend games listed as 'open', even if it is raining. 

Venues

Various venues across Sydney. Please view the IGSSA website for information on venues. Click here.

Training

Training session, after a student survey, will be determined by staff and venue availability.
Morning sessions are normally: 6.45 am - 8.00 am
Afternoon sessions are normally: 3.30 pm to 5.00 pm

ALL STUDENTS are to be at the training venue changed and ready to start at the allocated time slot.

Absenteeism

If you are aware of an occasion that will necessitate you to miss a game, you MUST register your absence on the website at Saturday Sport Absence Notification. Please click here. 
Students who provide less than 24 hours' notice of their absence are also required to email the Sports Coordinator directly as well as complete the online form.

Duties

Each team is required to score for their own matches. Assistance by parents is greatly appreciated.‎

Softball Fee 2020

$175 per student. This amount will be billed to students’ school fees account.