League Related Rules - Fall

Last updated: Darren Milun - 4/5/2017 10:55:50 AM

Entrance Fee will be $275/ team plus ringer/youth fee(s). Forfeit fee to ump is $45.

In order to participate in the league each male player must be 30 years old by April 15 of that playing season and meet one of the following requirements: (a) be a legal “in town” resident (driver license or other acceptable written documentation) of Roxbury Twsp, Mt. Arlington, Mt. Olive Twsp, Netcong or Mine Hill, (B) be a graduate of a Roxbury school, (C) be a Roxbury Township employee, or (d) be grandfathered into the spring league as a result of playing in the league before relocating outside the Township grandfathered as of 2012 season. Or wife graduated from Roxbury High School grandfathered as of 2015 season.

Ringer: In addition to the above eligibility requirement each team will be allowed to include 4 out of town players on their roster. The cost for each out of town ringer is $25. Paid with the league entrance fee. Out of town players are not grandfathered.

In addition each team will be allowed to have up to 3 players on their roster between the ages of 18 by Sept 1 (see below for 18-20 exception) and age of 29 by December 31 of that playing season. Only active player’s sons between the ages of 18-20 years old are eligible to play on the same team as their father. The cost for each youth ringer is $25. Paid with the league entrance fee. Please note if a player is under 30 and does not meet the golden participation criteria it would cost that player $50.(I.e. out-of-towner $25 under age$25=$50).

To be eligible for the championship tournament; If a team played 8 or more regular season games: legal roster player must play minimum of 3 regular season games.

If a team received a forfeit all members of roster gets credit for participation for that one game.

If a team forfeited NO members receive credit for participation for that game.

If a player was injured and missed minimum number of games a verbal waiver must be submitted prior to start of tournament to advisory board. Advisory Board will rule on player eligibity.

The maximum number of players on roster is 18.

Teams are required to keep scorebook with both teams lineā€up recorded. The captain/coach of each team must be able to verify number of games played of roster players prior to the tournament. If you don’t keep the other team’s line-up you cannot challenge tournament eligibility issues.

Team may not start a game with less than 8 players. In the event a team has 8 players, the opposing team will supply a catcher. This catcher shall retrieve pitch balls but may not participate in the “play” of the game. If a team has 9 or more players, they must supply their own catcher. There is no waiting or grace period unless a team has less than 8 players to start the game. After 15 minutes a forfeit will be declared if the team cannot field 8 legal roster players.