WHY PLAY ASA SB?1. ASA is the National Governing Body (NGB) of the sport of Softball in the United States.
ASA is the ONLY softball association recognized by the United States Olympic Committee.
2. ASA is a Not-For-Profit 501 C3 Organization and is comprised of 74 Local Associations across the country.CLICK HERE TO CONTACT THE COMMISSIONERS OR UMPIRES FOR YOUR LOCAL AREA!
3. ASA provides affordable recreation for men and women ages 8 to 80!
4. ASA provides affordable insurance through Bollinger Insurance to its athletes, coaches, field owners and umpires.
5. ASA provides the best Coaching Certification program called ACE (Achieve, Certify, Educate) where coaches of all levels gain expert training opportunities every year. ASA also provides background checks on ALL coaches who are involved in championship play.
6. ASA offers softball at ALL LEVELS: Recreational, League, Tournament, National Championships, International.
7. ASA is known for having the most knowledgeable and trained umpires in the country.
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8. ASA is the BEST OF THE BEST in competition and crowns TRUE champions who have to qualify and earn berths to become National Champions.
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9. The ASA has been the leader in the industry to protect the integrity of the sport. Each year, the ASA's equipment testing and specifications committee examines the current rules and specification governing various items of equipment.
10. ASA is Where CHAMPIONS PLAY!