Begins June 19th, 2017

Softball

2017 game schedule

Granite State Games Softball

Location

Southern New Hampshire University
Derryfield School
June 19-22

Eligibility

To compete, athletes must meet the following criteria:

  1. Athlete must be entering or in HS that fall (no graduating seniors)
  2. Athlete must be under the age of 19 as of July 1
  3. Athlete must also meet at least one of the following criteria: a. Athlete is a full-time resident of New Hampshire b. Athlete is a full-time student at a recognized academic institution in the region

Regional Teams

Tryouts will be held for softball and the athletes chosen during the tryouts will have the honor of representing their region in a highly competitive round-robin tournament. There are four regions represented in the Granite State Games:

  • Region 1: Lakes
  • Region 2: Southern
  • Region 3: Coastal
  • Region 4: Monadnock

Don’t know what region you are in? Click here to determine your region.

Tryouts

Plymouth State University AllWell North Center (32 North River St, Holderness, NH 03245)
January 22
10:30a-12:15p Monadnock
12:15p-2p Lakes

St. Elizabeth Seton Church (190 Meetinghouse Rd, Bedford, NH 03110)
February 11
5:30p-7:30p Coastal
7:30-9:30p South

Lakes Region Tryout
5-7p
Sunday, February 19
Belmont High School Gymnasium (255 Seavey Rd, Belmont, NH 03220)

Coaches

All athletes receive top-notch coaching throughout the tournament.

  • Lakes Region: Bill Clary (Belmont HS), wclary@icloud.com
  • Southern Region: Jay Brewster (Bedford HS), coachjayinnh@gmail.com; Erin Reilly (Memorial HS); Emily Sedita (Central HS)
  • Coastal Region: Sheila Colson (Spaulding HS), colsons@rochesterschools.com
  • Monadnock Region: Brian Blanchard (Plymouth Regional HS), bblanchardent@aol.com

Fees

Tryout Fee:

  • FREE

Finalist Fee: For athletes who qualify

  • $130 Payment
  • Includes Dri-fit numbered jersey!

Tournament Format

Regional Round Robin Play 90 minute games, no new inning will begin at the 90 minute mark, games can end in a tie, offensive innings will be 5 runs or three outs whichever comes first, free substitutions, bat 11 (9, Flex & EH), all other rules will be govern by NFHS Softball. Medal Round Games will be played by NFHS Softball rules and played until there is a winner.

Entry Gate Fee: $10 per adult for a weekend pass; $5 with student ID; 14 and under free Commemorative Games T-Shirt: $15 Commemorative Games Sweatshirt: $30