National Fastpitch Alliance

GIT Super 120 and the Future 30

National Fastpitch Alliance (615-922-0600)
May 27 - 30, 2022

 
WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL SITE OF THE 2022 GIT SUPER 120 AND THE FUTURE 30 TOURNAMENT SANCTIONED BY  NFA (NATIONAL FASTPITCH ALLIANCE) PRESENTED BY THE GERMANTOWN RED DEVILS. 

FORMAT: 
FUTURE 30 - 8U, 10U, 12U Open - Senatobia Mississippi - 3 pool games (80-min games) Double Elimination Bracket (90-min or 6 innings) 
$400 Entry fee with balls included.

GIT SUPER 120 - 12U-18U (A or upper B) - 7GG - 5 pool games(1:45 min games) - Double Elimination Bracket (2-hour games)
$1300 Entry fee with balls included
 
TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR: Anthony Ellison at (256)591-0978 or anthonykellison@yahoo.com

PLAYING RULES & TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Welcome and thank you for choosing to participate in a 2022 GIT Super 120 and the Future 30 Tournament sanctioned by NFA (National Fastpitch Alliance.)  

GATE FEES:
Daily Admission: TBD

DEFINITION OF TIE BREAKER: (BRACKET PLAY ONLY) International tiebreaker immediately following the completion of the (seven innings for 12-18U). Your last batted out will be placed at second base with no outs.

TOURNAMENT RULES: The event will take place under NFHS Rules. NFHS rules use the ASA approved bat list (NO GOLD GHOST ALLOWED). In pool play only, you are allowed to use DP/FLEX, and up to two EP's. In bracket play we will play strictly according to NFHS rules. Courtesy runners are allowed by NFHS Rules.

RUN RULE: We will use NFHS Rules with the following modified exceptions: 6-run rule after 6 innings, 8-run rule after 5-innings; 10-run rule after 4-innings; and 12-run rule after 3-innings.

GAME RULES:
All NFA Tournaments will follow NFHS rules: NFHS Rules; unless otherwise specified.

The pitcher will get 5 warm up pitches per inning.

No infield meetings after a strikeout has occurred.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Teams will flip for home team before each game in pool play and bracket.

Line up cards are to be turned into the official scorekeeper before each game.

The home team is responsible for keeping the official scorebook.

ONE ADULT from the visiting team may sit in the press box and keep the score on the electronic scoreboard. (21-years or older)

Infield will NOT be available before games UNLESS TIME PERMITS.

Both teams are responsible for ALL FOUL BALLS. Please help us by returning foul balls and game balls to the umpires following each game.

GAME UPDATES / WEATHER ALERTS: Pool and bracket schedules will be posted and updated via Tourney Machine. NFA will provide game updates to all coaches via the website; along with posting information on Social Media and Tourney Machine. Please ensure that you login to both of these.

SOCIAL MEDIA:
Twitter Page: @NFAsoftball
Website: www.my-nfa.com

WEATHER ALERTS: NFA will provide game updates to all coaches via Tourney Machine; along with posting information on Social Media. Please ensure that you login to both of these.

WEATHER: In the event of inclement weather, we will provide notification of delays / changes / cancellations at our earliest convenience understandably our goal is to get in as many games as possible. Teams must be prepared and recognize that games may be rescheduled, relocated, shortened or changed in order to get as many games in, as necessary. Our priority is to offer travel teams the best opportunity to play showcase games at reduced fees while attracting as many college coaches as possible. In order to ensure this, Teams must understand that the entry fees do not cover all of the necessary expenses in order to host the tournament, thus the maximum refund would be approximately 30% of the entry fee after all prearranged expenses are distributed. If your team plays two or more games no refund will be issued. Ultimately, NFA will do everything possible to play the games and/or make it right as this is critical for the long-term success of our events. NFA shall communicate inclement weather issues and game updates to all coaches via the website; along with posting information on Social Media. Please ensure that you log in to both of these

TERMS OF PLAY:  By accepting a bid into a National Fastpitch Alliance Event, you are agreeing that your team and accepted teams from your organization will participate only in that event from its start to finish over the specified dates. Should your team or organization choose to participate in other related showcases or tournaments during this time, you will forfeit all remaining games as well as the full showcase fee. National Fastpitch Alliance reserves the right to ban teams or organizations from participating in all future Showcases and/or Tournaments hosted by National Fastpitch Alliance and partnering organizations.

NOTE:  The success of all National Fastpitch Alliance events for its participants requires months of administrative planning, securing fields, hiring umpires, staffing, and purchasing supplies along with all of the other associated production costs. These expenses are incurred regardless of extenuating circumstances. Therefore, it is necessary to have these pertinent refund policies.

DISCLAIMER: NATIONAL FASTPITCH ALLIANCE TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR reserves the right to alter any details / rules as it sees fit.