Parks

greenicon Centennial Park

Softball Complex #1 (Lower – 3666 Centennial Park Drive)
3 softball fields -We only use 2 of them
1 soccer field
Concessions available upon request
Restrooms

Softball Complex #2 (MAIN Complex) -Upper – 5400 Heritage Way
4 softball fields
Field lights
Playground equipment
Concession stand
Restrooms

Rules & Guidelines

Parking Camping etc:

-RV’s may move in beginning Thursday morning.

-No charcoal BBQ’s, open flame fire pits, burn barrels, etc, propane is okay

-RV parking on rights side of yellow line only

-left side of parking lot is for vehicles only, no tents in those parking spots

-road will close to upper Centennial on Friday night around 8:00 or when the parking lot is at capacity and will reopen at the conclusion of the blind draw

Do Not park in Staff area-you will be towed and team kicked out of the tournament!

All Players must have legal photo ID on them at all times! All teams and players be prepared for ID checks and be legal! We don’t accept any cheating and will be checking rosters No selling of anything in the park or Complex- Team will get kicked out of the event for violation of this rule!

RULES & GUIDELINES

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PLEASE KEEP IN MIND – You can only play on (1) Team of the same gender and no player can play in an opposite gender division  (i.e. If you’re playing Men’s D, you can’t play Men’s E  etc. AND a man can’t play in a women’s division and a woman can’t play in a men’s division)

FYI – Divisional game times will conflict with other divisions

REMINDER:  A Minimum $100 NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT  is required by 15th if we still have room- Pay early to insure a spot as this is a 1st to pay = 1st to play event

(please don’t pay  unless you’re 100% sure you’re coming to the event… we don’t want any flakey teams)

  • All teams must register annually here at this link (Click Me). Once you are registered as a manager, you can create your team/teams.
  • All teams must add their roster online @ www.allworldsoftball.com

RULES & GUIDELINES

All players must have legal photo ID with themselves at all times.

All teams must pay any balance owed after Deposit for entry fee, and/or AWS registration fee online by May 15th or Cash at Fields Friday eve before you play

NO SMOKING in the dugout areas or on the field.

NO  OUTSIDE ALCOHOL allowed inside any of the park complexes.

NO SUNFLOWER SEEDS

DON’T  SELL OR STEAL ANYTHING AT THIS EVENT. RESULTS WILL BE TERMINATION OF YOUR ENTIRE TEAM.

(Must Bring Legal Team) 

Team Matrix: Men’s – Women’s – Coed

We will use the current years USSSA roster to determine what a player is ranked with us. Example – If you have players on a C roster they will be C for our events etc. If they are not on a USSSA roster this year we will revert to the previous year/ years. If playing in Men’s Division we will use highest Men’s roster to determine player ranking for this event, If Playing COED/Mixed we will Use highest COED/Mixed roster, If Playing in Women’s Division we will use highest Women’s roster to determine ranking.

 * COED * Extra Rule = *If Male or Female are not showing on COED roster with USSSA – We will go off their Men’s or Women’s Roster etc.

If we find out you are ASA,NSA etc. sandbagging in lower division- We may remove you from our event at anytime – Play in the proper division please!

HOW TO CHECK PLAYER RANKINGS

Go to USSSA.com on your computer

Go to “Slowpitch”

Go to “Teams & Participants”

Go to “Check Team Roster History or Athletes”

Mens D = 3 “C” players max (No “B” or higher ranked USSSA rostered players from a men’s or COED team allowed)

Mens E = 3 “D” players max (No “C” or higher ranked USSSA rostered players from a men’s or COED team allowed)

Womens D = 3 “C” players max (no “B” or higher ranked USSSA rostered players from women’s or COED team allowed)

COED D = 3 “C” players max (NOT per Gender but for the whole team -No “B” or higher ranked USSSA rostered players from a men’s, women’s, or COED team allowed

COED E = 3 “D” men’s players max / can have unlimited Women’s “D” players – No “C” or higher ranked USSSA rostered players from a men’s, women’s, or COED teams allowed

COED Open =No Roster Restrictions

ROSTER PROTESTS WILL BE $100 CASH AND MUST BE REQUESTED BEFORE THE END OF THE GAME

These are the 3 types of protests that we allow in our LAS VEGAS WORLDS:

  1. Checking (1) player that you know is ranked higher than the allowable player matrix
  2. Checking (4) chip players that you know are above the allowable limit of chip players
  3. Full roster check to see if all players are listed on the roster that was turned in before the first game

Reminder AWS Reclass / Player-Team Ranking list trumps USSSA Roster Rule

BASIC TOURNAMENT PLAYING RULES

Home team and umpire are responsible for keeping score

Teams can bat up to 12 players

COED teams can play more women than men – up to 10. Women will hit the small ball. Our COED is 5-5

*** THERE IS NO TEAM JUMPING ***

Men can play on (1) Men’s team (Open, D, or E), (1) COED team (Open, D, or E), and may also play on a 40’s+ or Military team

Women can only play on (1) Women’s team and (1) COED team (Open, D, or E)

Illegal players will be ejected from the tournament, game will be forfeited, and the team in question may also be kicked out of entire tournament!

Game Lengths and Times

55 minutes (Championship game is extended to 65 minutes)

All listed game times are approximate start times – be prepared to start up to 15 minutes early. If other team and umpires are ready, there could be a loss of game if your team isn’t ready to go.

Run / Mercy Rule

15 runs after 4 innings / 10 runs after 5 innings… FLIP-FLOP RULE IS IN EFFECT!

Coin Flip

There will be a coin flip to determine home team throughout the tournament

Only in championship game will undefeated team get choice of home or visitor

Team Uniforms

Not mandatory but suggested

Balls

We will supply (4) balls total upon check-in to each team (Dudley Thunder balls for Men’s,Women’s & Coed Teams) Dudley Advance Balls for 40 & Overs

(Make Sure to write team name on them)

Bring your own balls or if needed as long as they are same ball we use same brand core (44/375) etc. Or you can purchase extras from us for $4 each ($5 for 40 & over Dudley Advance balls).

Teams must throw in a ball when your team is up to bat. If you stall getting balls in, your batter may be called out (per the umpire’s discretion.)

Bat Rule

Bats must have new USSSA thumbprint stamp (No senior, baseball, or fastpitch bats allowed).

Pitching Rule (40 & Overs see below)

Strike zone will be used

Pitching height will be 4-10 ft from the ground

Pumping is OK

Pitchers must wear a protective face mask

Pitchers have 5 seconds to release after presenting

Pitchers may pitch from up to 6 feet behind the rubber but must come set before release

There will be a 1-1 count with no extra fouls

Walk Rule

Men’s divisions –  take one base.

Women’s divisions – take one base.

COED divisions – Men take two bases; Women take one base.

***When walking a male, women have option to walk or stay and hit every time (no stealing).

Courtesy Runners 

MENS and WOMENS TEAMS – There is (1) courtesy runner per inning and it can be anyone on the team roster.

COED TEAMS – women must run for women and men for men and it’s (1) total courtesy runner per inning… NOT PER GENDER.

Shorthanded Rule

All Teams must have at least 8 team rostered players to start or be forced to forfeit the game.

To add a player to the lineup, they must arrive before their turn in the lineup and be on the team roster. If you have to play shorthanded, no automatic out will be given.

Homeruns per team per game

  • COED divisions – Totals below are per game not per gender
  • We do not use DHH Rule
  • Any additional HR’s hit after the limit is reached are ONLY OUTS

Men’s & COED “E” – 2 HR’s

Men’s, Women’s, & COED “D” – 4 HR’s

COED OPEN – 10

Dugout Rule

All players, other than the on-deck hitter, must stay in the dugout or out of the play area. There is only (1) on-deck hitter allowed out of the dugout at a time. (Umpire may use this rule at his discretion)

*** POOR SPORTSMANSHIP WILL NOT BE TOLERATED! ***

  • NO F BOMBS
  • NO THROWING THE BAT
  • NO TAUNTING

If disputes or problems arise, ONLY MANAGERS can talk to the umpires or the director.

If a manager is unsure of a ruling from an umpire, please find the on-site TD immediately!

DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE GAME ENDS! 

Parks Rules

Park does not allow dogs

No scooters, bikes, or skateboards

No outside alcohol -Purchase from snackbar or keep in camping area

No glass containers

No sunflower seeds or outside food and bev

*** ALL TEAMS AGREE TO ADHERE TO THESE PARK RULES WHILE PLAYING IN OUR TOURNAMENT ***

Entry/Pull-Out Fees

No teams are guaranteed a spot into this year’s Las Vegas Worlds until we receive a $200 non-refundable deposit or full entry fee.

We do sell out! 1st to pay = 1st to play!

  • If you pull out after we start working brackets or after we are sold out,  you will not receive any refund amount and if you only paid a deposit, you will still owe the remaining balance (unless we find a replacement team).
  • If you pay and pull out earlier than April 22nd, you will get refund minus our non-refundable deposit.

Rain-Out Policy 

Once a game starts it is considered to be a game played.

Refund Policy (based on games played):

0 games played – 75% refund
1 Game Played – 50% refund
2 Games Played – 25% refund
3 Games Played – 0% Refund

  • This is an adult event- we don’t recommend bringing your kids

    (If you do they also have to pay $10 gate fee)
    Please inform your players about gate fee and do not take balls!

    All Paid Entrants Get a MM Wristband

    No Open flame fires anywhere! or Charcoal BBQ’s – Propane store bought BBQ’s Only in Parking lot area.

    *Managers responsibility to inform players and fans of all park rules, info and guidelines.

     No Open flame fires anywhere! or Charcoal BBQ’s – Propane store bought BBQ’s Only in Parking lot area.

    Parking is 1st come 1st served, car pool on Friday as park will be packed!

    Warning car pool to the fields or you may have to park real far away!

    No illegal activitiesbe smart and keep it mellow and you should have no problems!! ( No selling of anything allowed! )

    • UPON ENTERING OUR TOURNAMENT:
      YOU AS THE MANAGER AGREE THAT YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND OUR RULES,POLICIES,DETAILS AND GUIDELINES AND AGREE TO MAKE SURE TO FORWARD INFORMATION TO YOUR TEAM.

    • Tournament Director reserves the right to modify game times, playing location or tourney structure due to: field conditions, time constraints, safety issues, team count or inclement weather

 

Upon entering this tournament team manager agrees to all rules and guidelines and agrees to make sure to forward rules and guidelines to all teammates.