6th ANNUAL HITS FOR HEROES
VARSITY SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT
SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017 (Rain Day is May 14, 2017 )
AT WOODHAVEN CITY COMPLEX: 23101 Hall Rd, Woodhaven 48183
Tournament format: 16 teams with each team guaranteed three games. There will be two (8) team brackets and the only way to become champion is through the winners bracket.
Awards: team trophies for 1st and 2nd places, and individual awards for first and second place winners.
Restrooms and concessions will be available.
Since the cause of this tournament is to support our brave soldiers that fight for our freedom, we have special things planned throughout the day.
1) All MHSAA softball rules will apply.
2) Home team will be decided by coin toss and will also be official scorebook.
3) 1 hour and 20 minute time limit. If there is a tie, the international tiebreaker will be used.
4) Pitchers will only get 4 warm up pitches between innings, no infield or outfield will be taken at this time.
5) Game time is forfeit time.
6) Protest will be resolved by chief umpire.
7) Mercy rules – 15 after 3 innings, 10 after 5 innings
8) There will be no time limit on championship game
9) The tournament director has the right to change any or all of these rules if conditions merit a drastic measure.