ConstitYOUtion

SL has made a New Year’s resolution to conduct a review of our Constitution, with the aim of making it easier to understand and more accessible to members. We need volunteers who are willing to provide input which will help to shape the new Constitution. So, if you have a way with words, a flair for editing or speak fluent legalese, we’d love to hear from you. If you would…

8th January 2020
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SL Appoints New Treasurer

Massimo Lepri (Wicklow Wolves) has been appointed to the position of Softball Ireland Treasurer and has tendered his resignation from the SL Board. We wish Massimo the best of luck in his new role and thank him for the diligence and dedication he has shown during his time as Treasurer and member of the Board. Softball Leinster is pleased to announce that Nicola Wasserfall (Thirsty Camels) has been co-opted as…

8th January 2020
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SL Announces New Chairperson and SL Representative.

Softball Leinster is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Murnaghan as Chair of the Region. Most of you will know Peter from his involvement in the sport over the last 20 years, both with the Kegs and as the co-ordinator of Carathon. Peter brings a lot of experience and energy to the position and we hope that you will join with SL in welcoming him and supporting him during…

27th November 2019
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AGM Update and Chairperson Resignation

From Melanie Lavery to the SL Committee: As most everyone is aware, I volunteered to be the Softball Leinster chairperson at the recent AGM. No one else seemed willing to put themselves forward, and I felt this was too essential of a position to go unfilled. More importantly, I felt I had some ideas and could provide clear leadership to move things forward for our region. However, I have been…

6th November 2019
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Softball Leinster AGM – Call to Action!

30th September 2019

The Softball Leinster Annual General Meeting is scheduled for 4pm on the 19th of October in a new venue this year at the Four Provinces Bar in Kimmage. Among the things that will be discussed will be whether Softball Leinster should propose at the Softball Ireland AGM that there should be a greater representation of teams from Leinster participating in SINCC (the Softball Ireland National Club Championship). We plan to…

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2019 SL All Star Games to be held in Trinity 17th August

We’ll be going back to Trinity for another fun-filled day of softball in the sun as the 2019 All Star Games will show off the best of what is Softball Leinster has to offer. Beginning at 2:00pm with the 2nd Division All Stars vs. The Div. 1 Bottom teams followed by the Top Div 1 All Stars vs. the Prem teams. We will need captains to nominate 2 players plus…

22nd July 2019
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Virgin Media Red Sox Blast into 2nd Division

Virgin Media Red Sox @ Marlay
18th June 2019

The Virgin Media Red Sox joined the 2nd division last night with a bang – scoring 15 runs against the Deadly Suspects in a close match. The Suspects were welcoming and supportive as the new team started off their Leinster League by hitting with back to back hits including a double from their leadoff hitter Cormac who’d go on to hit a few homers and get the MVP for the…

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The 2019 Season is HERE!!! – Updated

We are just a few days away until the Softball Leinster 2019 season. The first games are on the 29th of April. Here are some dates and news for you to keep in mind… Please feel free to email us with blitz dates and we’ll add them to this post. SL Team registration ended on the 5th of April and we lost 4 teams this year – SWAT, Springfield, Marlay…

24th April 2019
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SL Umpire Levy Introduced and other news

15th April 2019

After our first Beginner Umpire class did not meet the minimum attendance we were hoping to maintain the necessary umpires to cover the scheduled games for this season, the SL committee have decided that we will have to introduce an Umpire Levy for this season. This release went out to captains today and is also posted on our website along with the 2019 Byelaws and Game Rules. Also released last…

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Exciting Website Upgrades and a New Forum

8th April 2019

Have you seen our new Forum? We announced it this past Saturday at the captains meeting but it has been up for a few weeks. Anyone can post as long as you are registered and registration only takes a minute from our home page. The new Forum has a few sections detailed below and we hope it will help promote a sense of community and  provide services to all our…

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