Mississauga Girls Softball Association: Welcome

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Saturday, April 12

The Mississauga Girls Softball Association (MGSA) is an umbrella organization that provides a venue for young ladies in Mississauga to play competitive house league softball. Through our member leagues, we provide fastpitch softball for players from age 8 to age 22, from Mite to Junior. We also have a Ladies recreational division for players 23 and up.

MGSA member leagues include Erindale Little League Lions, Mississauga Majors, Mississauga North Tigers and Mississauga Southwest Hurricanes. We interlock with two Toronto (west Etobicoke) organizations, Etobicoke Girls Softball and MartingroveIn the Bantam, Midget and Junior divisions,  we also interlock with Georgetown, Milton Girls Softball and the  Oakville Girls Softball Angels.

Our season runs from mid-May to end August for Midget and Junior. The Mite through Bantam & Ladies season is from mid-May to mid-September. Registration is through your local league. You can email us for the league closest to you.

 


2014 Player Registration (we still have space!):
For those who are looking for a team to register with in the 2014 season, but are unsure who to register with, please send us an email at mgsa@live.ca with your year of birth, and closest major intersection. We will direct you to the closest association for registration.
 Coach Meetings:
All coach meetings will be held at the Tom Chater Clubhouse (Collegway, west of Winston Churchill) on Sunday, May 4
Mite and Squirt 1:00pm
Novice and Bantam 2:00pm
Midget and Junior 3:00pm
Ladies 4:00pm
2014 Season Dates Of Interest:
The following are some dates of interest for the season:

Mite, Squirt, Novice, Bantam – season starts Monday, May 12, 2014 and ends Thursday, August 28, 2014. Playoffs will be September 6-7 and September 13-14. Note that there will be limited play the week of May 12, as permits for un-lit diamonds in Mississauga, do not commence until the week of May 19.

Midget & Junior – season starts Monday, May 12, 2014 and ends Sunday, August 17, 2014.
Playoffs will be August 22-24.

Scheduling will not have games on Fridays and Sundays of long weekends and will try to avoid scheduling games on holiday Mondays.  Canada Day, July 1, is on a Tuesday so there will be games scheduled on the Monday but not the Tuesday.

Ladies – season starts Friday, May 9, 2014 and ends Friday, September 5, 2014. 
Playoffs will be September 13-14. Scheduling will not have games on Fridays and Sundays of long weekends.

Pre-Season Coaches Meetings for all divisions will be on Sunday, May 4, 2014.  Location and times to be confirmed.


Peel Smoking By-Law Now in Effect:  
New by-law bans smoking up to nine meters (30 feet) from playgrouds and sports/activity areas. More info here http://www.smokefreepeelregion.ca/pages/facts/outdoor-bylaw.htm


Jennie Finch on Facemasks for Softball Pitchers:

Interesting comments on facemasks by one of the top pitchers in the world. See what Jennie thinks here http://bestsoftballvideos.com/jennie-finch-on-face-masks-for-fastpitch-softball-pitchers/


Diamond Locations:
All currently used diamond locations have been updated in the "Park Locations" tab of the menu. There is a clickable Google map available for each. Alternatively, you can use the Google map at the bottom of this page. 
Score Reporting:
Please click on your division link to report your score. Reminder that all scores must be reported within 7 days. Please use the following format in the subject portion of your email.

Game 1093 Thu. Aug 11 Erindale 102 (13) vs Etobicoke 104 (14)

If you need to report details, i.e. ejections, etc., use the body of your email, and indicate "report included" in the header.



Report Mite Scores        Report Squirt Scores      Report Novice Scores 

Report Bantam Scores     Report Midget Scores   

Report Junior Scores     Report Ladies Scores


Postponed Games:


Rescheduled Games:


Parking at Eringate, Martin Dobkin and
Crookes:
Click here for a note on parking at these locations.

Park Locations:
Click on the following for a link to all of the MGSA park locations.
If you notice a missing or incorrect location, please email us so we may make the necessary correction.
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