East Tennessee Baseball Association: ETBA TOURNAMENT RULES

Wednesday, March 23

INSKIP NORWOOD

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EAST TENNESSEE BASEBALL ASSOCIATION

TOURNAMENT RULES

TO BE ABLE TO WIN CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM MUST PLAY ALL TOURNAMENTS

TEAMS WILL BE RANKED BY POINTS FOR PLAYOFF WEEKEND

POINTS WILL GO IN ORDER 1ST 100 POINTS 2ND 90 AND SO ON.

EACH DIVISON WILL HAVE 4 TEAMS  TOP FOUR SCOREING TEAM WILL PLAY FOR CHAMPIONSHIP.

TEAMS CAN STILL WIN TROPHYS EACH WEEKEND EVEN IF NOT LEADING IN POINTS.

TEAMS MUST TURN IN PITCH COUNT AFTER EVERY GAME OR IF UMPIRE ARE KEEPING TRACK COACHES MUST SIGN PITCH CARDS

GAMES THAT GO INTO EXTRA INNINGS WILL GO STRAIGHT TO INTERNATIONAL RULES LAST BATTED OUT WILL BE ON SECOND ONE OUT.

ALL OTHER RULES WILL FOLLOW STANDARD USSSA RULES UNTIL DIRECTED TO USE OTHER RULES BY TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS.

ALL GAMES WILL LAST 1 HOUR 30 MIN 12U AND UP NO NEW HOUR AFTER 1HOUR 25.

THERE IS A ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY FOR FIGHTING AND OR ANY CONDUCT DEEMED UN SPORTSMAN LIKE. IF PARENT OR COACH HAS BEEN THROWN OUT THE MUST LEAVE AND STAY AT LEAST 100 YDS FROM THE PLAYING FEILD IN WHICH THEY WERE EJECTED FROM.

SCORES AND STANDING WILL BE KEEPT ON TOURNAMENT WEB SITE UNDER SCORE AND STANDING PAGE.

EACH TEAM IS RESPONSABLE FOR TWO NEW GAME BALLS PER GAME AND IF NEEDED EXTRAS IF NEEDED FOR REPLACEMENT OF FAUL BALLS.