Listed below are the changes the were approved by the Michigan ASA Board of Commissioners on Sunday, January 25, 2015:
1) Girls Fast Pitch: A $10 fee was added to the Michigan ASA Junior Olympic state tournament to cover the cost of using www.tournamentasa.com. The entry fee is now $285.
2)Girl's Fast Pitch: In all Junior Olympic pool play and elimination play, no new inning shall start after 1 hour and 20 minutes. If the game is still tied after the time limit has expired, the tie-breaker shall be in effect at the start of the next inning. Exception: There shall be no time limit on elimination play beginning with the Winners bracket final.
3) Umpires: All umpire will be background checked. The $10 fee will be included in the umpire's registration fee.
ASA State Commissioner & Michigan ASA Executive Director
Phone: 517-663-8118 x 8178