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SOFTBALL BAT RULES

SOFTBALL BAT RULES:
The bat must be a softball bat which meets league specifications and standards as noted in this rule.
Bat 
shall be a smooth, rounded stick and made of wood or a material tested and proved acceptable to league standards.

Minors (8U, 10U) & Majors (12U) 
The bat shall be no more than 33 inches in length, not more than two and one-quarter (2-1/4) inches in diameter, and if wood, not less than fifteen-sixteenth (15/16) inches in diameter (7/8 inch for bats less than 30 inches) at its smallest part.

Non-wood bats shall be printed with a BPF (bat performance factor) of 1.20.  

Junior League (softball 14U) 
The bat shall be no more than 34 inches in length, not more than two and one-quarter (2-1/4) inches in diameter, and if wood, not less than fifteen-sixteenth (15/16) inches in diameter (7/8 inch for bats less than 30 inches) at its smallest part.

Non-wood bats shall be printed with a BPF (bat performance factor) of 1.20

BASEBALL BAT RULES

BASEBALL BAT RULES:
Bat rules vary by division of play
Bats must be USA Baseball or BBCOR bat which meets divisional standards below


COACH PITCH, ROOKIES, MINOR & MAJOR DIVISIONS
 - ANY level of 60' baseball
Any bat that bears the USA BASEBALL mark shall be accepted
this applies to 2 1/4 and/or 2 5/8 diameter bat

INTERMEDIATE 70’ DIVISION & 90’ DIVISION
Any bat that bears the USA BASEBALL or BBCOR mark shall be accepted
this applies to 2 1/4 and/or 2 5/8 diameter bat

90’ DIVISION
Only BBCOR bats are allowed in this division


NOTE FOR PARENTS & PLAYERS
Illegal bats WILL NOT be allowed in games or at practice

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