Begins June 15th, 2020

Softball

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

Granite State Games Softball

Location

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

Eligibility

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.

Tryouts

 

Coaches

All athletes receive top-notch coaching throughout the tournament.

  • Lakes Region: Rick Ladd (Coe Brown Academy) rladd026@comcast.net, and Dave Allis (Coe Brown)
  • Southern Region: Kevin Handy (Head Coach at Nashua South HS) khandynashuasouth@gmail.com
  • Coastal Region: Mike Vining (Head Coach at Thomas Acquinas HS) mvining@fca.org, and Mark Hyson (Head Coach at Dover HS)
  • Monadnock Region: Sam McNeel (Head Coach at Newport High School) samuel_mcneel@cable.comcast.com

Fees

Tryout Fee:

  • FREE

Finalist Fee: For athletes who qualify

  • $135 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