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Softball Ontario Junior Development and Intermediate Umpiring Clinic

Hillsview Active Living Centre, Georgetown

318 Guelph St, Georgetown, ON L7G 4B5. The building is located between Harveys and Honda

Saturday April 27, 2019

Arrival at 8:45 am, dismissal at 4:00 pm

You must be present for the entire clinic for certification

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Junior Clinic – 5 hours Ages 12-16

Designed to meet the needs of the young novice umpire. The clinic covers umpire signals, using the rulebook, game management techniques, the role of the umpire, umpire responsibilities and the rules.

The Junior umpire receives a Softball Ontario Junior Umpire manual, a clinic certificate and accident and liability insurance coverage.

Intermediate Clinic – 7 hours Ages 15-18, or an individual under 15 who has taken a Junior clinic

The Intermediate clinic (7 hours) is designed for young officials under 19 to be able to officiate at house league games and to prepare them as they advance in their umpiring career. What a great way for Minor Softball Associations who want to continue training their umpires for their minor divisions and house league games.

Instructional topics covered at this clinic include: game management techniques, the role of the umpire, umpire responsibilities and in depth look at the rules of the game.

The Intermediate umpire receives a Softball Ontario Junior and Intermediate Manual, a clinic certificate, a Softball Canada rule book and accident and liability insurance coverage.

Cost: $56 for Junior and $66 for Intermediate.

Cost includes a pizza lunch and water throughout the day.

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required.

Contact deedeeridley@gmail.com for more information.

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HOUSE LEAGUE CLINIC 2019 SESSION 2
The Halton Hawks will be running and 2nd House League Clinic. (7 weeks each ; every Monday)

  • Session 2- Monday Mar. 4 – Apr. 29 (excluding March Break and Easter Monday)*
    Note: You must be registered in the Halton Hills Hawks House League to be eligible to participate

The Halton Hills Hawks House League Clinic
Start Date : Mar. 4, 2019
7 weeks, every Monday
Cost: $40 (covers all sessions)
Maximum number of participants = 15 per session
Time: 6-7pm (Younger age group. Minor Mite/Mite)
7-8pm (Older age groups. (Squirt/Novice/Bantam)
Location: Silver Creek Public School
170 Eaton Street, Georgetown, Ontario, L7G 5V6

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HALTON HAWKS MAY CLASSIC
MAY 24-26 2019

Tier I & Tier II Pools Novice- Bantam (if available)
-Game MVP awards for pool play games
-Food & Snack Concessions Available
-5 GG Guarantee (weather permitting)
-Squirt-Bantam $550, Mite $450

Register on-line (see link)
Registrations and cheques can be mailed to:

(cheques payable to Halton Hawks)

Dennis Goodwin
477 Collis Crt
Milton, On
L9T 5N1

Questions and etransfers can be sent to dgoodwinsales@gmail.com

***SQUIRT-BANTAM SHOULD BE READY TO PLAY FRIDAY BY 5PM. MITE PLAYS SAT & SUNDAY


RAIN OUT POLICY- NO GAMES PLAYED 100%, 1 GAME PLAYED 75%, 2 GAMES 50%
(in all cases pre-ordered non-refundable items like medals and such will be deducted from refunds***

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HOUSE LEAGUE REGISTRATION OPEN !!!!!! (see link on home page)

Halton Hills Hawks House League is a recreational program designed to allow girls of any skill level to learn, develop, and enjoy playing the game of softball. Prior experience is not required at any level in our house league programs. Our House League program includes divisions for girls from age four through twenty-one years of age.
New for 2019! The Halton Hills Hawks House League program will begin early May and wrap up at the end of July to allow families an opportunity to take vacations throughout the month of August.

What equipment is included?
Uniform shirt and pants are included in registration fee. Each team is provided the following equipment that is shared between players catching equipment (shin pads, chest protector and face mask) and pitching masks.

What equipment will I need to purchase?
Players are required to supply their own baseball glove and helmet with a face cage. Cleats are not required but recommended.

What happens on holidays in the summer?
No fastpitch practice or games on statutory holidays.

When and where might my daughter’s team play and practice?
All games and practices start at 6:30pm, with the exception of the Bantam division which plays at 8:30pm at the lighted diamonds.

Tentative game schedules for the 2019 season are:
In our Learn to Play, Minor Mite and Mite divisions games and practices will take place in Acton and Georgetown
◾U6 Learn To Play for girls born in 2013-2014: Thursday evenings from May to July.
◾U8 Minor Mite for girls born in 2011-2012: Monday and Tuesday evenings from May to July
◾U10 Mite for girls born in 2009-2010: Monday and Wednesday evenings from May to September
◾U12 Squirt for girls born in 2007-2008: Tuesday evenings from May to July
◾U14 Novice for girls born in 2005-2006: Thursday evenings from May to July
◾U16 Bantam for girls born in 2003-2004: Thursday evenings from May to July
◾U21 Midget/Junior for women born in 1998-2001: Thursday evenings from May to July

For more information, please contact Jen Charter at jencharter@hotmail.com or Bernard Tobin at tobinbern@gmail.com