Slowpitch softball content

Open season

Mar 12, 2018 | AkSports

You’ve been thinking about it since the final out of last season, and after reworking your roster the time is here. Slowpitch softball registrations are open from Juneau to Fairbanks and if your local association isn’t taking teams yet they will be soon. Here are the details and a few resources for the 2018 season:

Declassifying Classification

Dec 8, 2017 | AkSports

After reading a few posts about the classification list for 2018 we thought it might be a good time to visit the process and answer some questions about the who, how, why, and what now when talking classification. Why classify teams? While we’re sure some believe they should be getting paid to play, the reality

Big tourneys coming up

Jun 19, 2017 | AkSports

The next four weeks are the busiest on the tourney schedule and it’s almost all coed. Here’s a look at your options around the state: June 24th & 25th — Tudor Bingo Cash Out  (Coed A/B $275); Bovey Invitational (Coed C $250); Tudor Bingo Invitational (Coed D $200 6 pick ups): At Cartee in Anchorage,

Pot of Gold Results

Jun 19, 2017 | AkSports

23 Men’s Comp/C teams at Cartee 1) Paisanos (Comp-ANC) 2) Far North (Comp-ANC) 3) Momma’s Boys (C-ANC) 4) Ballz Deep (C-ANC) 5) SOP (C-FBK) 5) BIN (C-MatSu)

Take a Swing At Cancer

Apr 3, 2017 | AkSports

5 on 5 on 5 format

Mar 28, 2017 | AkSports

The 5/5/5 format is relatively new to Alaska and softball in general, the main question asked is “How do you play?”. Below is a brief description of the basics of how we plan to use the 5/5/5/ during a tournament. Teams Each team consists of a minimum of 5 players on the roster. However a

Get out and umpire

Mar 6, 2017 | AkSports

From Umpiring a softball game is no easy feat. There will always be someone griping about your calls, simply because it’s tough to call an entire game without displeasing at least one person. Don’t let this stand in your way! If you have what it takes — comprehensive knowledge of the game, patience, and

2017 Slowpitch Tourney Schedule

Feb 15, 2017 | AkSports

This summer’s tourney schedule is out and here’s a look at some of the highlights: We moved our AkS Superdraft to the first weekend of the season, May 6-7, a great way to find a team or get some swings in before the season kicks into gear. Since Memorial Day weekend, May 27-28, was now open, because

Snowboot warmup in Wasilla

Jan 11, 2017 | AkSports

Wasilla’s B.I.N. men’s team is putting together a 7/3 Coed snowboot tourney for February 11 & 12. $220 a team with a 20 team max, details are attached below.  

2016 AkS Classic Pool & Brackets

Aug 25, 2016 | AkSports

Here are the packets for this year’s tourney 2016 AkS Classic Comp(138.0 KiB) 2016 AkS Classic Open C(142.3 KiB) 2016 AkS Classic D(134.6 KiB)