UMPIRES & STATISTICIANSINFORMATION
If you want to become an umpire or wish to learn the rules of the game please contact WSA or Jeremy England our umpire co-ordinator on email@example.com.
If you feel you know the rules well enough to call the game, give us your handy eye. Umpires get full kit and accreditation to be a NNZ official. If you think you know where the"strike-zone" is. Contact, Jermey, Wiremu - the boys in blue!
They are keen to come to teams or clubs prior to the season to give you some tips or help out young young ones who are keen to get behind the mask!
2023 Orange Shirt Program
When: Wednesday, 4 Oct - Theory Session (6:30pm-8:00pm)
Sunday, 8 Oct - On-Field Practical Session (10:00am-12:00pm)
Where: Tawa Clubrooms, Redwood Park
Registration: CLICK HERE
Every team needs a scorer. If you would like to learn how to work out your batting average or just the normal statistics of the game speak to Raewyn Fergusson - our chief scorer.
She runs sessions during the season and offers her valuable time to any one wishing to take this on. if clubs want to run the "basics in scoring" have her come to a 30 minute session.
Beginners Guide to Scoring Manual
Raewyn FergussonMobile: 64 274 502 220WellingtonEmail: firstname.lastname@example.org
SNZ Rule Book 2018-2021
Sec. 2. APPEAL PLAY.
EXCEPTION: 1. An appeal for the use of an Illegal Substitute, Illegal Re-entry, a Replacement Player or Withdrawn Player (either leaving or returning to the line-up under the Replacement Player Rule) and not reporting to the umpire can be made anytime while such player is still in the game.
EXCEPTION: 2. An appeal for runners switching positions on the bases they occupied may be made any time until all such runners are in the dugout or the half inning is over.
a. The pitcher and all defensive players have left fair territory; or
b. The umpires have left the field of play following the last play of the game.
These are the types of appeals:
a. Missing a base
b. Leaving a base on a caught fly ball before the ball is first touched
c. Batting out-of-order
d. Attempting to advance to second base after making a turn at first base
e. Illegal substitutions
f. The use of unannounced players under the Replacement Player Rule
g. Illegal re-entry
h. The use of unannounced players under the Designated Player Rule
i. Runners switching positions on the bases they occupied.
WELLINGTON SOFTBALL ASSOCIATION
Hataitai Ball Park, WellingtonPhone: (04) 386 1891
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