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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!!!

           

           2014
    51st. 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 2013 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)



        




          2014
     MEN-IN-Blue
           ASA
      UMPIRES'
  ASSOCIATION
      HOLDING
 A RULE CLINIC
   BEFORE THE
      UPCOMING
       SEASON



          The MIB "ASA" Umpire's Association was organized in 1976
                                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                James Caisse
                  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 "

             This season Official Tom Marcoux decided to retire from Officiating.
      Tom had a great many seasons Umpiring the Game he loved. Did a GREAT JOB.
                He will be Sorely missed by his Fellow MIB Umpires.
                                                                                                             



       
             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 1976
         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  2014 SEASON---
                       (51st. SEASON OF THE SCSL)
  
       
 * SCSL NIGHT LEAGUE- 13 Teams Competing(3 Divisions)

   * SUNDAY MORNING LEAGUE- 8 Teams (2 Divisions)

            * CO-ED LEAGUE- 6 Teams(2 Divisions)

                      *FALL LEAGUE- Saturday-September 13th.
                                  12 Teams(2 Divisions)

                          ALSO 3  MORE TOURNAMENTS
              SCHEDULED FOR THIS UPCOMING SEASON
                      
   *** SCSL CO-ED TOURNAMENT -AUGUST. 16th. & 17th. -
                                         Entry Fee $140
                                       *********************

                                                           
         ***SCSL MEMORIAL- AUGUST 22nd & 23rd. & 24th.- Entry fee - $140
          Just SCSL TEAMS - NIGHT LEAGUE - SUNDAY MORNING LEAGUE  TEAMS
              SCSL TEAM ROSTER PLAYERS - ALLOWED 1 PICKUP PLAYER
                                             "Gone But Not Forgotten"
                                              ******************************

              **TURKEY TROT  IN NOVEMBER 8th.& 9th-Entry Fee $150
                             "Last Area Tournament of the Season"

                          "  SOFTBALL PLAYED APRIL TO END OF NOVEMBER "

            ANNUAL LEAGUE BANQUET-FRIDAY EVENING-NOVEMBER 7th.-Venus de Milo

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

HI MRGS.,

THIS TOURNAMENT WILL BE FOR ONLY TEAMS THAT PLAY IN THE SCSL LEAGUES-NIGHT LEAGUE AND SUNDAY MORNING LEAGUE--BE TEAM ROSTERS-ALLOWED 1 OUTSIDE PLAYER--MUST TELL
JACK WHO BEFORE YOUR FIRST TOURNAMENT GAME. HELP HONOR THOSE WHO HAVE PAST ON. NEXT EMAIL. I WILL MAIL THE LIST OF THE DEPARTED.THERE WILL BE NO  OUTSIDE TEAMS IN THIS TOURNAMENT. TEAMS ONLY FROM SCSL NIGHT LEAGUE AND
 SUNDAY MORNING LEAGUE(ROSTER PLAYERS).

                                      SCSL
                                           MEMORIAL
                             SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL             
                                      TOURNAMENT
                          “Gone But Not Forgotten”
                                    ***********
                   Jack Hackett Softball Field,Fall River,Ma.
                                       *******   
       August 23rd.- SATURDAY DAY - 9:30a.m.-7:00p.m.
       August 24th. - SUNDAY-- 9:00a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
           Double Elimination - Maximum 12 Teams
                              Entry Fee - $140
                                    *******
        Teams will Play with 11 Fielders on Defense
                      Optional - 1 Extra Batter
                     3 Home Runs/Team/Game
            Awards: Top 4 Teams - Team Trophy
                                     4 MVP Awards
         Games will be Broadcast with a PA System
                                    *******
      Tournament Directors;**Jack Hackett
                                    Tel.# 508-801-6518(c)
                          Email: riversedge9@comcast .net
                                                 ***
*Donations from the Tournament will go toward a  SCSL Memorial          
                   Plaque  Listing the Names of the Departed.


 SCSL SUMMER LEAGUES- 27 TEAMS WILL BE COMPETING-- GREAT
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SCSL NIGHT LEAGUE-13 TEAMS:
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Div.1;
******
          1.Spectrum Lighting-Mgr.Tony Arruda
          2.Redemption Crew-Mgr.Dave Mello
          3.Bramwell Fitness- Mgr. Doug Bramwell
          4,Fall River's Bravest- Mgr. Nick Suneson
Div.2:
******  1. StackHouse -Mgr. Jay DeMedeiros
          2.Fall River Manufacturing-Mgr. Dennis Curtis
          3.Fall River Grill - Mgr. Jon Carr
          4.Inner Bay Young Guns-Mgr. Nick Soares
Div.3:
****** 1. Jimmy Z's - Mgr. Joe Teixeira
         2. New Bedford Bandits-Mgr. Dan Rivera
         3 .Butcher Shop-Mgr. Chris Lafontaine
         4. Ellis Painting-Mgr.Jeremy Ellis
         5.Caught Looking - Mgr.Brian Borden

 SUNDAY MORNING LEAGUE: 8 TEAMS:
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Div.1:                                                                       
******                                                                       
1.Bad Intentions - Mgr.Steve Santos                                                                    
2.Chip Strong-Mgr.Tim Lima & Ziad Nasrallah
3.St.John's Club-Mgr. David "Rocky "Lacombe     
 4.Fall River Spine & Disc. -Mgr.Justin Mitchell      
                                                
  Div.2                
  ******
 5. The Minions- Mgr.Wesley Mello
 6. Pleasant Vision Center- Mgr.  Nick Soares
 7.We Got The Runs -Mgr.Justin Carvalho
 8. Straight Edge Barber Shop - Mgr. Derek Lewis
                                                                             
Co-ed Sunday League: 6 TEAMS:
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Div.1:                                                          Div.2:
******                                                           ******
1. A&A Spiders-Mgr.Ed Rivera                5.BallBusters- Mgr. John Schroeder
 2.BEC Salon - Mgr. Michell Matthews   6.Flat Liners - Mgr. Jennifer Farias
                         & Brian Carvalho            7.Knights - Mgr. Russell Teasdale Jr.
3.DC Softball-Mgr. Courtney Lima