Softball

Eligibility

Girls, grades 4-8
Student must be enrolled in one of the following:
– St. Matthew School
– St. Matthew PSR classes
– School of the Resurrection PSR classes
– Other Columbus Diocese programs are eligible under certain circumstances

Cost

$125

Payment Method

Credit card via Paypal. (You can log into a Paypal account, or pay without logging in.)

Registration

Registration is February through mid-March

Key Dates

Season Length March – May
Tryouts no tryouts
Games Begin Beginning of April
Tournament Finals End of May

Teams

All students participate with their grade. Depending on the number of athletes registered, grades may be combined within the school or with other parish schools in order to field a team.

Practices

Practices are scheduled 2 or 3 times per week. Since all our coaches are volunteers, we try to accommodate the coaches’ work schedules as best we can. Duration is usually 90 minutes. Practices are held at St. Matthew Field behind the Gahanna Swim Club.

Uniforms and Equipment

Uniforms will be provided by St. Matthew. Athletes should bring their own gloves and cleats. Bats and helmets are provided, but athletes may bring their own as well.

Games

Games can be held on any day of the week

Location

Games will be played at a school within the diocese.

Tournaments

5th-8th grade participates in the end of the year tournament usually the last week of May.