Softball | Kentucky High School Athletic AssociationHow well do you know the NFHS rules for high school sports? For the sports that you subscribe to, it not only allows you access to the NFHS Rules but you can also gain the valuable knowledge found in the Case Books of your sports. This app used to work great, but something has happened in the last year to change that. The fact I give it two stars instead of one is because it is a great app when it works properly. Had my books here last year. Used the contact us section to report issue multiple times, still no books. Not even an email back to let me know they are aware.
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Softball is a game similar to baseball played with a larger ball 11 to 12 in. The game moves at a faster pace than traditional baseball. There is less time for the base runner to get to first while the opponent fields the ball; yet, the fielder has less time to field the ball while the opponent is running down to first base. The name "softball" was given to the game in , because the ball used to be soft; however, in modern day usage, the balls are hard. A tournament held in at the Chicago World's Fair spurred interest in the game. Women's fast pitch softball became a Summer Olympic sport in , but it and baseball were dropped from the Games; they will be reinstated for the Games. There are three types of softball.
A mercy rule , slaughter rule , knockout rule , or skunk rule ends a two-competitor sports competition earlier than the scheduled endpoint if one competitor has a very large and presumably insurmountable scoring lead over the other. It is called the mercy rule because it spares further humiliation for the loser. It is common in youth sports in North America , where running up the score is considered unsporting. It is especially common in baseball and softball in which there is no game clock and a dominant team could in theory continue an inning endlessly. The rules vary widely, depending on the level of competition, but nearly all youth sports leagues and high school sports associations and many college sports associations in the United States have mercy rules for sports including baseball, softball, American football and association football.
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If the incoming pitcher has already pitched in the game, she will receive 5 warm- up. The game of baseball at the high school level is in great shape, with increased participation by the student athletes and also increased number of schools sponsoring the sport. Periods, Time Factors and Substitutions Rule 4. Tobacco products, in any form, are prohibited. Conduct of Players and Others Rule Snapping, Handling and Passing the Ball Rule 8.