Frequently Asked Questions

General League Info

What kind of bat can I use?

Per regulations, ASA certified bats are allowed in the NSSL. ASA recently merged with USA. So USA and ASA bats are allowed on the field of play.

Do I have to have experience to play?

Absolutely not! From 20 years to 0 days, the NSSL is for all skill levels.

What are the rules?

The USA softball rule book can be accessed here

Check out the by-laws and rules of governance here

And here is the NAGAAA governing manual, just in case.

Where can I find the important stuff for coaches?

Ratings sheets live here

Protest guidelines live here

Protest forms live here

ADA guidelines live here