Spring/Summer Softball League

Covid-19 Update
Due to the late start of our Spring/Summer League and makeup games, we will not be having a fall softball season. Please contact Recreation Manager, James Boyd at boydj@webstergroves.org with any questions.  

Softball Rainout Hotline: (314) 963-5343

2020 Summer Softball Schedules

Spring/Summer 2020 Softball Season


Do not forget to fill out your alcohol permits and rosters. Please return them to the Webster Groves Recreation Complex in person or by fax to (314) 963-5685.

2020 Spring/Summer Softball Forms
Coed Softball Info
Men's Softball Info
Roster 
Alcohol Permit

Eligibility

All leagues are for participants 18 years of age or older.

The Webster Groves Parks and Recreation staff reserves the right to restrict team placement in specific leagues/divisions based on their efforts to produce competitive balance and an enjoyable experience for each team.

Rules
We feature slow pitch softball played under current ASA rules (with some modifications) and we play with a 55 minute time limit not 60.. Check out the ASA website for a complete listing of outlawed bats. Spring leagues play 9 single games followed by a single elimination playoff tournament for the top teams. Men's leagues play 12 single games followed by a single elimination playoff tournament for the top teams. Games are scheduled for 7 innings, with a 55 minute time limit. Umpire, bases, and balls are supplied. 
Coed Rules
Men's Rules

Schedule
Game times for weeknight leagues will be scheduled for 6:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m., and 9:30 p.m. Sunday coed times start at 3 p.m., games could start later in the day on Sundays depending on the number of teams that register.

Location
All games are played at Blackburn Park, at the corner of Edgar and E. Jackson Roads. Blackburn Park features one lit softball field with an outfield fence (measurements: 258’ in left, 300’ in center, 278’ in right) and covered dugouts.

Blackburn Park also features, one non-lit softball field, a main shelter, restrooms, a large playground, several smaller shelters, tennis courts, and a walking path.
 
There is no concession stand on site. You may bring your own adult beverages with an alcohol permit. Permits are available at the Recreation Complex at no cost. Absolutely NO glass bottles are permitted in the park.
 
For softball field rentals, please fill out the Field Rental Intent Form