CSSA Board of Directors Meeting - May 2, 2016
CSSA Board of Directors Meeting
May 2, 2016
Present: Warren Butler, Vice Commissioner; Glenn Peacock, Secretary; Ken Taylor, Treasurer; Mike Parson, American League Director; Ron O’Donnell, Master League Director; Ray DeLuca, Senior League Director; Jerry Bohacek, Legends League Director; Randy Bergman, Legacy League Director; Bruce Stokes, Lowell Lawson League Director;
Absents: Dewey Hom, Commissioner; Scott Parrish, Player Representative
Warren Butler called the meeting to order at 6:32 pm
Secretary Minutes: April minutes presented and passed unanimously.
Treasurers Report: No report.
American League pickups: Mike Parsons expressed his appreciation for players who have substituted in American League games.
Cost Cutting: A motion was made to extend the use of softball jerseys.
Softball jerseys in the future that are purchased will be used for 3 years instead of the current 2 years. This will start in the Spring 2017 season. 18 will be purchased when replacing team jerseys.
The league will use two new softballs throughout the league, starting with the Fall 2016 season.
Championship shirts for Spring 2016 will be gray with red lettering.
The league implementation of Electronic Scorekeeping is still in the research and development stage. Training is still ongoing. It is the goal of the league to have this feature on-line within 3 weeks.
First aid kits: The board will be procuring first aid kits so that minor injuries can be attended in the event of any injuries.
Player Evaluations: Open to both men and women.
July 12 (Tuesday)
July 19 (Tuesday)
July 23 (Saturday)
Times to be determined based on availability of the field(s)
Tentative date for start of Fall 2016 is August 8th, 2016
Womens League: The Association is presently recruiting women (40 and older) who would like to form a league. Anyone interested should contact any member of the association so that we can start compiling a list of potential players. League play will begin this fall season. Tentative date for start of play will be August 8th, 2016.
Summer League: Games will be played starting June 14th, 21st, and the 28th. All on Tuesday night. A doubleheader will be played each Tuesday. A $30.00 fee per player will be the cost. Only one umpire will be used. A draft will occur among the players who sign up. Please notify your current manager if you are a definite.
League Updates: No issues.
Other business: The fall banquet is tentative scheduled for November 14th, 2016. Venue is still being sought.
Board Opening: Effective July 11th an opening for position of CSSA Secretary will be needed. Anyone wishing to get involved in our organization should contact either their League Director or any other board member expressing their desire to be considered immediately.
Next meeting 6:30 pm June 6, 2016.
Adjourned at 7:56
Respectfully submitted by
Glenn H. Peacock