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Registration FAQs

How do I pay?

Cheques dated April 15th 2018 or post-dated as required, or cash.

What do players get as part of registration?

All players receive a team shirt from RMMSA. Ball hats are provided based on budget constraints. If they are provided they must be worn for games. Mite, Squirt, PeeWee and Bantam-Midget players wear a uniform pant. Each teamís coaches discuss and decide on the pant, which players purchase separately.

Please note that although the Registration Form asks for shirt sizes, we can only guarantee size for players registered by March 28 2018.

When does the season open?

Softball season opens on May 1st, 2018 weather permitting. Schedules will start up on their regular day(s) of play after May 1st.

What are the game days and times for each division?

  • T-Ball games are on Monday from 6 pm to 7 pm, May 6 to June 25, and Fun Day Tournament date to be determined.

  • 5-Pitch games are on Wednesday from 6 pm until 7:30 pm, May 2 to June 27, and Fun Day Tournament date to be determined.

  • BOYS Mite, Squirt, PeeWee and Bantam-Midget divisions start with warm up practices in April. These teams play in the Rural Ottawa Softball League. Games may begin May 1st and the season concludes with playoffs from July 6th to 8th, 2018 for Mites and PeeWees, and from July 13th to 15th, 2018 for Squirt and Bantam-Midget divisions. Home games will be at the Munster Main diamond or at Richmond Lionís Park during the regular season. Away games may be in towns and villages such as Manotick, Osgoode, Kenmore, Greely or Leitrim. Game time is usually 6:30 to 8:30, Sunday through Wednesday.

Coaches will schedule team practices to develop skills and strategy. It is important that players attend practices. Also, the convenor will schedule occasional skill development and batting practice sessions.

What about warm-ups before the season starts?

All Mite, Squirt, PeeWee and Bantam-Midget players will practice in April. Pre-season warm-ups start in early April with indoor sessions (time and location TBD). Outdoor practice will start when weather and conditions permit.

April warm-up sessions this year may include introductory pitching skills for 5-Pitch players. 5-Pitch players may also be invited to a skill development and batting practice in May or June.

What dates should I keep in mind?

  • Team Photo Day TBD: likely May 8th at TBD

  • T-Ball and 5-Pitch seasons conclude with the Fun Day Tournament - date TBD - usually at the Munster Main and Munster North Diamonds.

  • Mite and PeeWee teams play a 12 game schedule from May 1st until July 4th, then have their playoff tournament from Friday July 6th until Sunday July 8th 2018.

  • Squirt and Bantam-Midget teams play a 12 game schedule from May 1st until July 11th, then the season concludes with the Playoff Tournament from July 13th to 15, 2018.

  • Umpire Training for Youth age 12 and up: Junior and Intermediate on April 14th 2018, Osgoode Community Centre, 8 am, contact Brenda to register.


Last updated March 6th, 2018


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