Adult Slow Pitch Softball: Coed/50+ Men's State Finals

Friday, June 20
Michigan ASA Coed & Men's 50 & Over State Championships in Holland on July 19



The Michigan ASA Coed & Men's 50+ State Slow Pitch Championships will take place in Holland, Michigan, the weekend of July 19.  All games will be played at the Matt Urban Complex in the City of Holland and Helder Park in Holland Township.  Directions to both sites can obtained by clicking the "Locations" tab listed to the right of this page.  Click the icon featured with the respective site listing and you'll get Google directions. 

All teams must be registered with the Michigan ASA.  All teams must submit by going to www.gosoftball.com.  You submit your roster at this site but it does not mean you are registered team or that you are registered for either state tournament.  Please check with your local commissioner as to what you need to do.  If you are not sure f who your local commissioner is please contact the Michigan ASA state office at 989-835-5821 or go to www.masasoftball.org to find out.

We will not have a pre-tournament managers meeting.  Rather, we ask that you please read the "Managers Meeting" tab listed to the left of the page.  This will be your managers Meeting and the excuse of "not knowing" will not be accepted. 

Here are some tournament imformational items you should be aware of.  They are as follows...

  • Coed Slow Pitch Classification Criteria (Using individual player ratings)
    • Divison 4
      • Primary...Two ( 2 ) female Division 3 classified players and two ( 2 ) male Division 3 classified players. No female players or male players from Division 2 or Division 1, or the ASA Restricted Player’s List.
      • Secondary
        • Must use local league roster
        • The top three (3) finishing teams from the previous year's MASA Coed Division 4 Slow Pitch State Championship, must participate in at least the next higher classification in their next MASA tournament-playing season.
        • Must have a record below .500 if playing in a league comprised of Division 3 and above teams.
        • May have a record above .500 if playing in a league comprised of Division 4 teams.
        • Must not place higher than fourth in a Division 3 or above tournament.
        • Roster must be comprised of players from Men's and Women's Division 3 and below Slow Pitch.
    • Division 3
      • Primary...Two ( 2 ) female Division 2 classified players and two ( 2 ) male Division 2 classified players. No female players or male players from Division 1 or the ASA Restricted Player’s List.
      • Secondary
        • Must use local league roster
        • Teams finishing 1st or 2nd for two (2) consecutive seasons must move-up to Division 2 their next MASA tournament-playing season
        • Teams competitive with two (2) above
        • Must have a record below .500 if playing in a league primarily comprised of Division 2 teams
        • May have a record above .500 if playing in a league comprised of Division 3 teams
        • Must not place higher than 4th in a Division 2 tournament
        • Roster must be comprised of players from Men's and Women's Division 2 and below Slow Pitch.
    • Division 2  
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      • Primary...Two ( 2 ) Open classified female players and no Open male players or the ASA Restricted Player’s List
      • Secondary...All teams wishing to advance to the ASA Coed Division 2 Slow Pitch National Championship
  • Men's 50+ Slow Pitch
    • All players must be 50 years old as of December 31, 2014
    • If we do not have enough teams for a 50+ tournament we may look at a tournament for 45+ teams, instead.  More details to given upon the July 7 deadline

DEADLINE FOR ENTRY IS JULY 7!!!.  THAT MEANS THE TOURNAMENT SITE NEEDS AN ENTRY FORM (get an entry form by clicking the "Schedules/Brackets/Forms" tab to the left ofthis page) & ENTRY FEE ($260.00) IN HAND ON THIS DATE.  IF ADDITIONAL HELP IS NEEDED OR IF YOU HAVE SOME ISSUES THAT NEED CLARIFICATION YOU NEED TO CONACT THE DIRECTOR AT THE FOLLOWING...

  • Darrin Duistermars
  • 616-395-0178, ext. 1
  • darrind@hct.holland.mi.us  
  • Checks can be made out to "HCT Recreation and mailed to...
    • Holland Township Recreation
    • Attn: Coed
    • 353 N. 120th Avenue
    • Holland, MI  49424

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