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Drafted League State Tournament:

Any (A) player and a maximum of 4 (AA) players can be on a roster competing in the (DL) State Tournament. No AAA or Major players will be allowed to play no matter what the age. (Example) 11Major or 11AAA CAN NOT be on a 12 DL roster playing in the DL State Tournament.

 

All-Star State Tournament:

A maximum of 3 AA players can be on a roster competing in the All-Star State Tournament. No AAA or Major players will be allowed to play no matter what the age. (Example) 11Major or 11AAA CAN NOT be on a 12 All-Star roster playing in the All-Star State Tournament.

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NO PLAYER THAT WAS LISTED ON THEIR HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL TEAMS'S ROSTER (OF ANY LEVEL - FRESHMEN, JV OR VARSITY) WILL BE PERMITTED TO PLAY IN EITHER THE DRAFTED LEAGUE OR ALL-STAR STATE TOURNAMENTS. 

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**NEW RULE FOR THE 2015 SEASON**

ALL-STAR TEAMS CAN PLAY TOGETHER STARTING MARCH 1

(NOTE IF YOUR TEAM IS PLANNING ON ATTENDING THE USSSA ALL-STAR WORLD SERIES YOU CANNOT PLAY TOGETHER UNTIL MEMORIAL DAY)

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*DL = DRAFTED LEAGUE

To Enter Drafted League State or All-Star State

or League Questions

 

RUSTY IMHOFF

RUSTY@ARKANSASUSSSA.COM

501-288-1996

 

Mike Schmidt

Mschmidt@Arkansasusssa.com

479-640-1434

 


 

USSSA DRAFTED LEAGUE & ALL STAR BY-LAWS

 

RULE 8.00 – DRAFTED LEAGUES & ALL-STARS

8.01 The Drafted League Program gives traditional league based teams the opportunity to compete amongst teams formed by a similar system. Drafted League is a playing level for actual drafted league teams from USSSA Sanctioned Leagues. Age divisions shall include 5U – 18U.

8.01.A Leagues that conform to the below guidelines and register one hundred percent (100%) of their league teams shall be allowed to participate. State Directors may sanction others with the approval of the Association’s Executive Vice President of Baseball.

8.01.A.1 Leagues shall have an approved draft system that shall include no more than four (4) protected / frozen players per team previous to the draft.

8.01.A.2 Leagues shall submit their complete rules, by-laws, and schedules for approval.

8.01.A.3 A league shall consist of a minimum eight (8) game schedule.

8.01.A.4 Eligible players shall compete in a minimum of seventy five percent (75%) of the scheduled league games.

8.01.B State Directors shall set guidelines for teams to qualify for the Drafted League State Championship and World Series.

8.02 The All-Star Program gives traditional league based All-Star teams the opportunity to compete amongst All-Star teams formed by a similar system. All-Stars is a playing level for actual All-Star teams formed from USSSA Sanctioned Drafted Leagues. Players shall be permitted to participate with an All-Star team and an A, AA, AAA or Major team pursuant to USSSA Rule 3.00. Age divisions shall include 5U – 18U.

8.02.A Leagues shall conform to all the requirements pursuant to USSSA Rules 8.01.A.1 – 8.01.A.4.

8.02.A.1 All-Star teams may be chosen by any method.

8.02.A.2 Leagues may have multiple All-Star teams in any age division.

8.02.A.3 The League President (or Highest Officer) shall submit an official roster to the State Director for approval.

4.02.A.4 Only State Directors shall register and enter an Official Online Roster for All-Star teams.

4.02.A.5 National All-Star Division:

8.02.A.5(a) All-Star team players shall not have participated on a team of higher classification than AA (i.e.; AAA, Major) after January 1st of the current year. Any player that has participated on a AAA or Major team after January 1st of the current year is ineligible for National All-Star Division play but may be eligible for American All-Star Division play pursuant to these rules.

8.02.A.5(b) All-Star teams shall have no more than three (3) players on their roster that have participated on a AA team after April 1st.

8.02.A.5(c) All-Star teams shall not begin playing together as a team before Memorial Day weekend. Memorial Day weekend is defined as starting at 12:00 P.M., the calendar Friday before Memorial Day as observed by the United States Federal Government.

8.02.A.6 American All-Star Division:

8.02.A.6(a) All-Star teams that do not meet the requirements pursuant to USSSA Rule 8.02.A.5 but meet the requirements pursuant to USSSA Rule 8.02.A.6 shall be eligible for American All-Star Division play.

8.02.A.6(b) All-Star teams entering tournaments that do not make must participate in the highest classification the team would otherwise be eligible (i.e.; AA, AAA, Major).

8.02.B State Directors may adopt guidelines for two (2) divisions of play on the state level with the approval of the Association’s Executive Vice President of Baseball.

8.02.C State Directors shall set guidelines for teams to qualify for the All-Star State Championship and World Series.