Girls Softball leagues will play in the RAYSA (Roanoke Area Youth Softball Association) League. Teams are formed in Franklin County. Practices are held in Franklin County. Games will be played in Franklin County and the Roanoke Valley. Face masks are required for infielders for softball in all age groups. Batting helmets with face masks are required for all leagues. All players should have their own glove, batting helmet, bat and face mask. Late registrations after March 1st will cost an additional fee of $15
Registration Deadline: March 1, 2023 Late registration Deadline: March 15, 2023
Ages: 7-17 Age Cut Off: December 31 of the previous year Registration Period: January-February Cost: $15 Practices: Up to twice/week, beginning early March Practice Locations: Elementary School Sites, Lions Field, Recreation Park Games Schedule: Up to 16 games beginning in April Game Locations: Recreation Park, Roanoke Valley Equipment Needed: Glove, Cleats, Batting Helmet with Face Mask, Defensive Face Mask for Infielders. Bat recommended, but not required. Ball Sizes: 8U (11” Incrediball), 10U (11” RIF 10 Softball), 12U/16U (12” RIF 10 Softball) Uniforms: Coach finds sponsor to pay for uniforms
Franklin County plays softball in the RAYSA League (Roanoke Area Youth Softball Association).