Festival Softball Tournament Rules

Co-Ed Softball Tournament Bracket


 

 

1. ONE and ONE count.
     a. If the weather does not cooperate, we will then go to 1 Pitch Tourney.
2. 3 Homerun limit
     a. You have the option to buy 2 more homeruns for $5 each. Payment must be at coin flip.
     b. Field 2 (behind the church) has a short right field fence. Anything hit between the power pole and foul line for men is a single and a double for women.
Runners advance only if pushed.
     c. Unlimited homeruns for women.
3. Game consists of 50 minutes or 7 innings whichever comes first.
4. There is no grace period. Game time is Game time. No Exceptions!
5. Run rule in effect
a. 15 after 3.
b. 10 after 5.
6. Sliding is allowed if you dare.
7. No one under the age of 18 is allowed to play. Anyone playing in the tourney will be expected to show proper ID if they are asked. No Excuses!
8. Teams DO NOT need to provide Men's balls. Balls will be provided by St. Joseph's. Men will hit 14 inch balls and women will be allowed to hit 11 or 12 inch balls if they want.
9. All bats MUST have ASA or USSSA stamps on them. If they are not stamped and are used it will be an out. {It is your choice to take that bat to the plate)
     a. No Miken Ultra!
     b. No Senior Bats!
     c. First time an illegal bat is used that person is out and no runs score.
     d. Second time an illegal bat is used the TEAM is ejected from the tournament.
10. No Steal Cleats!
11. If any person on a team gets in a fight, THE ENTIRE TEAM WILL BE EJECTED FROM THE TOURNEY AND ALSO THE FESTIVAL BY SECURITY. NO QUESTIONS ASKED.
12. All rosters must be turned in BEFORE your first game. Any person that is signing the roster is agreeing to the rules and policies.
      a. Rosters are final! No adding players after the roster has been turned in.
13. If during a game you have any questions, the team captain only will approach the umpire or tournament staff in a respective manner.
14. PLEASE!! NO ALCOHOL IN THE DUG OUTS AT ALL!!! You will be ejected from the game. No warning.
15. FOUL LANGUAGE IS NOT ALLOWED!!! We are playing on sacred church grounds, please remember where you are at and remember there are kids around.
16. MARIJUANA IS NOT ALLOWED ON CHURCH GROUNDS AT ALL!! If you do it then please step off Church Grounds. Father Joseph Vigil has asked that we please respect this request from him or you will be escorted off the premises.
17. PLEASE PICKUP THE DUGOUTS AFTER YOUR GAMES! Help us keep this church clean! Thank you.
18. Any questions before the tournament please contact:
      a. Jordan Martinez (719) 671-5936
      b. Renee Garcia (719) 671-8732
      c. Liz Chapman
      d. Sandy Martinez (719) 369-6013


Latest Parish News

Stories written by The Pueblo Chieftain
or Channel 5 News

Late Pueblo Couple (McCulley's) Honored
Feb. 19, 2020 by Ryan Severance

Festival Celebrates 60th Anniversary
July 29, 2019 by Anthony Mestas

St. Joseph Table Observance
March 16, 2019 by Mike Spence

Helping the Less Fortunate
Nov. 19, 2018 by Ch. 5 News

Latest Photos

First Communion Masses
July 18, 2020

First Communion Masses
July 11, 2020