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                                                       WELCOME TO THE
                       FALL RIVER SCHOLARSHIP SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL LEAGUES
                                                              WHERE
                                                    "SPORTSMENSHIP"
                                                    ************************
                                                              IS AN
                                                    "EXPECTATION"
                                                     *******************
                                            LET THE PLAYERS PLAY
                                         LET THE COACHES COACH
                                       LET THE UMPIRES OFFICIATE
                                   LET THE SPECTATORS BE POSITIVE
            VICTORY IS NOT FINAL,DEFEAT IS NOT FATAL-- ONLY A GAME- ENJOY!!!

           

           2015
         Will Be
    52nd. SEASON
  OF ORGANIZED
           ASA
SLOW-PITCH
           SOFTBALL
             AT
   FATHER KELLY
          PARK
    NEWLY NAMED
    JACK HACKETT
    SOFTBALL FIELD


   WOW-HOW THE
  SEASONS HAVE
     FLOWN BY

                                                      KITTENBALL
                SOFTBALL WAS DEVELOPED AROUND  1895 BY  LEWIS  ROBER,
                A   MINNEAPOLIS FIREFIGHTER AND  WAS ORIGINALLY CALLED
                KITTENBALL .THE FIRST SOFTBALL LEAGUE WAS FORMED IN
                                              MINNEAPOLIS  IN  1900.


       Director:
                        Jack Hackett            riversedge9@comcast.net   Tel.# 508-801-6518
       Assistant-Directors:
                        Bill Santos              wsantos@cox.net
                        Joe Carvalho           joeyc1015@yahoo.com               
       Hall of Fame Chairperson:
                        Bob Hackett
       Secretary:
                        Natalie Hackett
       Field Supervisor:
                         Tim Lima
                        



 SCSL DIRECTOR
  & MIB "ASA:
 UMPIRE/CHIEF
JACK HACKETT
      BEING
INTERVIEWED BY
 THE FRG.CHANNEL
CONCERNING THE
 SCSL  LEAGUES
   50th.SEASON
OF SLOWPITCH
   SOFTBALL AT
   FATHER KELLY
       PARK

League has come
     along way.


REPORTER
 EVAN
   MASSOUD
    Interviewing

  SCSL OFFICER
             &
  MIB "ASA" UMPIRE
              &
     FORMER SCSL
   HALL OF FAME
         PLAYER
    BILL SANTOS
COMMENTING ON
THE SCSL 50th.
      SEASONS AT
FATHER KELLY PARK

TELLING OF ALL THE
 FIELD
        IMPROVEMENTS
 OVER THE SEASONS.
            


      HOW OVER A THOUSAND PLAYERS WILL PARTICIPATE IN GAMES AT THIS FIELD
                                                        DURING THE 2015 SEASON


VETERAN MIB "ASA"
     UMPIRE
    (over 40yrs.)
FRAN DESMARAIS
     GIVING HIS
 COMMENTS ABOUT
THE SCSL LEAGUES
    50th.SEASON.

STATING HOW THE
      GAME OF
SLOWPITCH
    SOFTBALL IS
          ENJOYED
BY MANY PLAYERS
 (MEN & WOMEN)



      GREAT GAME TO OFFICIATE,MEET A LOT OF NICE PEOPLE
     A STRONG COMRADE DEVELOPES BETWEEN THE PLAYERS
              WE ARE ALL A  SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL FAMILY.
                         (FANS,PLAYERS,TEAMS,UMPIRES)


      
       THE MEN-IN-BLUE" ASA" UMPIRE'S ASSOCIATION
       ***************************************************************
            HOME BASE FALL RIVER,MA. & TIVERTON,R.I.
            **********************************************************
                                ORGANIZED IN 1974 (41 Yrs.)
                                 ***********************************
    Directors:Jack Hackett, Bill Santos, Joe Carvalho,Tim Lima
   Clinic (Rules & Field Mechanics )- Instructor Fran Desmarais
    

   The Associations Officiates all the SCSL Leagues(Night, Sunday Morning ,Co-ed, Fall)
              Tiverton Men's "ASA" Night League- NECA "ASA" Church League.
  Tournaments: Brandon Little Memorial - Phil Rocha Memorial- Attleboro Church League
                                  SCSL One-Pitch - SCSL Late Seasonal - SCSL Turkey Trot
              ASA SOFTBALL IS ALIVE AND DOING GREAT IN THE FALL RIVER AREA
                                                                 ***********
       MIB "ASA"2015 Organizational Metting will be on APRIL 22nd.-WEDNESDAY
                             Italian Progressive Club - 310 Slade St. Fall River
                                              Time: 6:30p.m.(Sharp)
              New Recruits are always WELCOMED-IF Interested Contact Hackett
                                   Tel.# 508-801-6518 or Email: <riversedge9@comcast.net.>
            


        




        
     MEN-IN-Blue
           ASA
      UMPIRES'
  ASSOCIATION
      HOLDING
 A RULE CLINIC
   BEFORE THE
       SEASON



          The MIB "ASA" Umpire's Association was organized in 1974
                                Home Base Fall River, Ma. & TIverton,R.I.
                                            Members-- 17
                                           "Men In Blue"
                       Umpire-In-Chief/Assigner--Jack Hackett  
                  Bill Santos                   Justin Medeiros     Steve Winarski   
                  Rick Ramos                 Tim Lima                 Barry Petrin
                  Fran Desmarais           Pat Ahaesy            Jay Pacheco
                  Joe Carvalho               Ken Burns             Armand Rebello
                 Skip Tallman                Art Henderson       Chris Camara      
                                                      Mark Enwright      

       "  NUMBER WISE A SMALL AMOUNT-BUT A STRONG UMPIRING CREW "
                   "  A GREAT DEAL OF SLOW-PITCH SOFTBALL KNOWLEDGE "

          



       
             SMILE - YES WE DID
             ***************************
             R.I. ASA UMPIRE/CHIEF
                SUSAN JOHNSON
                        &
  SCSL DIRECTOR   &
            MIB ASA UMPIRE/CHIEF
                            JACK HACKETT
 
          THE MIB ASA UMPIRES
           ASSOCIATION WAS
               ESTABLISHED
                     IN 1974
         HOME BASE TIVERTON,R.I.
                                &              
                 FALL RIVER,MA.

      THE MIB MEMBERS REGISTER
                   ASA WITH HER.
  SHE HAS BEEN VERY HELPFUL TO
                OUR ASSOCIATION.



SUSAN HAS 200 ASA UMPIRES OFFICIATING FOR HER
                                    IN R.I.
      ASA SOFTBALL IS STILL GOING STRONG
 

 

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                                           AN "ASA" UMPIRE
                                              "BLUE PRIDE"
                      Of All the Thankless Jobs on Earth,whenever Duty Calls;
            The Worst is His or Her who must Decide between the Strikes and Balls.
                    Who always has to Say at Once if it is Foul or Fair.
                 When some Determined Player Hits the SoftBall in the Air?
           The Man or Women whose Eyes must Rove the Field and Cover every Base;
                    And Figure if the Defense or the Runner Won the Race.
                He or She is the SoftBall Umpire who must be Prepared to Talk;
                          When there is an Argument about a Run or Walk.
            But Whether Crowds Stand Up and Cheer,or Politely Boo and Shout.
              He or She are the Ones the SoftBall World Can Never Be WITHOUT.
                                "RESPECT YOUR GAME OFFICIALS"

 
                              THE  2015 SEASON---
                       (52nd. SEASON OF THE SCSL)
  
       
                    * SCSL "ASA" NIGHT LEAGUE

                  * SCSL  SUNDAY MORNING LEAGUE

                             * SCSL  CO-ED LEAGUE

                      *FALL LEAGUE- Saturday-September 12th.
                       12 Teams (2 Divisions/6 teams/division)

                                          ********
                    
  "  SOFTBALL PLAYED APRIL TO END OF NOVEMBER "

            SLOW-PITCH SOFTBALL IS ALIVE AND WELL
                         AT THE JACK HACKETT FIELD
  

Slowpitch Softball League Openings
*********************************************
Director Jack Hackett of the Fall River Scholarship Slowpitch Softball League that plays it’s games at the Jack Hackett Softball Field on Globe St. has team openings in the  2015 SCSL Night League , Sunday Morning Recreational  League and the Co-ed League. Team Flyers on all Leagues will be mailed out to the Teams Interested on January 24th. A $50 Deposit is required to Secure a Spot in One of the SCSL Leagues.The Deposit is Due before Saturday-March 14th. New Teams interested are requested to contact Hackett at 508-801-6518 or Email<riversedge9@comcast.net.. So he will have your address to mail you a Flyer.
The 2015 season will be the League’s 52nd. Season of Organized ASA Slow Pitch Softball.

Your’s in Softball,
Jack Hackett

   
2015 SCSL LEAGUE MEETINGS:
**************************************
 1st. Meeting:  March 25th.-Wednesday - Italian Progressive Club-310 Slade St. Fall River  
 ***************                         (Hall Upstairs) - Time 6:30p.m. (Sharp)
                                                   All Teams Must be Represented

 Final Meeting: April 29th.-Wednesday - Italian Progressive Club-310 Slade St.
 ****************                      (Hall UpStairs) - Time 6:30p.m. (Sharp)
                           ** ALL ENTRY FEE BALANCE MUST BE PAID THIS EVENING
                IF NOT TEAM WILL BE" DROPPED" FROM THE RESPECTIVE SCSL LEAGUE
                                                   THE TEAM WANTED IN.
        SCSL OFFICERS ARE NOT BILL COLLECTOR-THEY WILL NOT BE CHASING THE $$$