Annual USA Softball Council Meeting

Annual USA Softball Council Meeting

Each year, USA Softball conducts an Annual Council Meeting where members from across the country come together for a week of meetings to evaluate the needs of the organization, award National Championship hosts and discuss proposed rule and code changes for all divisions of USA Softball.

The National Council, which consists of USA Softball Commissioners or Commissioner Emeritus, Executive Director Emeritus, Council Member Emeritus, Regional Player Representatives, At-Large Player Representatives, Junior Olympic Commissioners, Regional Umpire-In-Chiefs, Allied Members, Elite Athlete Reps, and Past Presidents, are charged with making decisions on legislative changes, rule changes and is solely responsible for awarding National Championships to host cities across the country. 

Future USA Softball Annual Council Meetings:
2019 USA Softball Annual Meeting
November 9-15, 2019 - Nugget Casino Resort - Sparks, Nev.

2020 USA Softball Annual Meeting
November 7-13, 2020 - Hilton Shreveport Downtown - Shreveport, La.

2019 National Softball Hall of Fame Induction

The 39th annual National Softball Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will induct: Rick Havercroft (Saginaw, Mich. - Umpire), Britt Hightower (Houston, Texas - Slow Pitch Player), Warren Jones (Ashland, Ohio - Meritorious Service), Tony Laws (Burlington, N.C. - Meritorious Service), Jessica Mendoza (Camarillo, Calif. - Fast Pitch Player), Mike Nye (Jacksonville, Fla. - Slow Pitch Player), Ron Parnell (Mesa, Ariz. - Slow Pitch Player) and Joey Rich (Springfield, Mo. - Commissioner).