Softball returns to the gAyTX as Softball Austin hosts its Spring 2021 Season. NOTE: Open A/B Division plays at the
Softball returns to the gAyTX as Softball Austin hosts its Spring 2021 Season.
NOTE: Open A/B Division plays at the Brushy Creek Sports Park in Cedar Park, TX
Within the complex
- Masks are to be worn while entering and exiting the complex.
- All masks are to cover the attendee’s mouth and nose.
- Masks are optional during warmup activities in a team’s designated warmup area.
- Absolutely NO visitors or spectators will be allowed.
- All teams will be encourage to not enter the softball complex any earlier than 40 minutes prior to their game. Within that 40 minutes, they must go to their designated warmup area.
- Individuals are asked to maintain social distancing with their team, opponents, and umpires, when possible, and limit congregation and group gatherings.
During Game Play
- Masks will be required for all individuals who are not currently on the field (defense and based runners).
- Coin-flip meetings prior to the game will only involve one coach from each team and umpire; social distancing will be observed.
- All umpires, base coaches, catchers, and batters will be required to wear a mask during paly. The batter may remove their masks once reaching base.
- Catches should nor remove (touch) the bat and allow the next batter to remove the bat
- Mask should be worn by all players when in the dugout.
- Only when outside the dugout may a player temporarily remove masks for eating, drinking and in cases of extreme temperatures.
- Teams are asked to limit the number of people in the dugout. Players should be ready to bat or enter game.
- Hand sanitizer will be provided in every dugout and in umpire bags.
- Antibacterial wipes will be provided in both dugouts to use on bats and to wipe down high touch surfaces in the dugout.
Health Guidelines for this Event