Begins June 15th, 2020


The 2020 game schedule is coming soon. Click here for the 2019 results!

Granite State Games Softball


Southern New Hampshire University
Derryfield School
June 15-18, 2020


To compete, athletes must meet the following criteria:

  1. Athlete must be entering 7th grade in the fall up to 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.




Director: Leah Maciejewski,

All athletes receive top-notch coaching throughout the tournament.

  • Lakes Region: Rick Ladd (Coe Brown Academy), and Dave Allis (Coe Brown)
  • Southern Region: Kevin Handy (Head Coach at Nashua South HS)
  • Coastal Region: Mike Vining (Head Coach at Thomas Acquinas HS), and Mark Hyson (Head Coach at Dover HS)
  • Monadnock Region: Sam McNeel (Head Coach at Newport High School)


Tryout Fee:

  • FREE

Finalist Fee: For athletes who qualify

  • $150 Payment which includes one ticket to the Fisher Cats baseball game Friday 6/26 where every GSG player will be on the field prior to the first pitch to be recognized.
  • MVP of the tournament will throw out the 1st pitch 6/26.
  • 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