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

Year 7
Thursday 1 February 2018, 3.30 am - 5.00 pm

Year 8-9
Wednesday 15 November 2017, 6.45 am to 8.00 am
Wednesday 22 November 2017, 6.45 am to 8.00 am  

Year 10-12
Wednesday 15 November 2017, 6.45 am to 8.00 am
Wednesday 22 November 2017, 6.45 am to 8.00 am 

Competition Day

Saturday mornings

Playing Dates

Playing Saturday's in Term 1 

February 10, 17, 24
March 3, 10, 17, 24
April 7 Finals (1 v 2) & (3 v 4) + playoffs

 

Game Times

8.00 am, 9.10 am and 10.20 am

Uniform

New Softball Uniform will start to be rolled out for most teams in 2018.

  • PLC Sydney softball 3/4 pants (New Black 3/4 pants for Year 7, 9, 10, 11, 12 girls. Year 8 girls will wear the old Red 3/4 pants)
  • PLC Sydney white polo shirt
  • PLC Sydney softball socks (New Black socks for Year 7, 9, 10, 11, 12 girls. Year 8 girls will wear the old red/white socks)
  • PLC Sydney visor or cap

Equipment

Own softball glove (recommended 11.5 – 12 inch minimum - larger if possible), 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 30 minutes prior to match time. (Senior 1's, Junior A's and 7A's are required to arrive 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 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 training or 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's 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 2018 

$160 per student. This amount will be billed to students’ school fees account.