Man hitting softball with bat.
Photo by Rob Paine

When

Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at Noon
Note: Rain Date September 21. Same location.

Where

Wakefield District Park
8100 Braddock Road
Annandale, VA 22003

Event Directors

Chuck Kleymeyer and Melissa Nester
Questions about the softball hit event? Email Chuck Kleymeyer or Melissa Nester.

Results and Records

See the results of the NVSO 2021 softball hit event.

Photographs

See photographs of the NVSO 2021 softball hit event.

Rules

General Rules
Please go here for rules covering all events.

Softball Hit Rules
Competition will be in Men’s and Women’s Divisions in 5-year age groups (50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90-94, 95-99, 100+). This event will be judged on distance. NVSO will supply the tee, bats and softballs. Men and women use 12 inch circumference softballs. 

A) General

  • Women and men will have a choice to use either a tee or hitting Fungo style (the participant will toss the ball in the air and then hit it to the best of his/her ability.)
  • Each competitor will be allowed three hits, each of which will be recorded. A competitor may skip attempts, and the best attempt will be recorded.
  • Second best hits will break a tie.