FEB 1, 2016 Meeting
CSSA Board of Directors Meeting
February 1, 2016
Present: Dewey Hom, Commissioner; 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; Scott Parrish, Player Representative
Dewey Hom called the meeting to order at 6:30 pm
Secretary Minutes: Read and discussed, voted on unanimously to accept as presented.
Treasurers Report: Beginning balance $5391.82 Ending balance $5391.82
The budget was discussed and voted on unanimously to accept as presented.
Topics discussed:Tryout/Evaluation Dates February 6th (Saturday) and 7th (Sunday)February 13th (Saturday and 14th (Sunday)All tryouts will be held at Hobgood Park between 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm.
March 14, 2016 will be the start of the upcoming season.
Sponsors: Still receiving sponsor fees for upcoming season (spring).
CRPA Banquet: Several Board members attended the CRPA banquet as guest of the CRPA.
League Updates: After much discussion the board agreed to adhere to last meeting’s resolution that all leagues will abide by the same rules as relating to use of ASA approved bats only.
Motion Made: The CSSA will not allow any other organizations to use the fields that are assigned to CSSA by the CRPA. All leagues (teams) will continue to be governed by CSSA existing rules. Motion passed unanimously.
Softballs: Still waiting on prices for 44/375 softballs.
Home Plate Mats: Any member who has access to plate mats please contact your league director.
Evaluations: League Directors will evaluate players who tryout. Tryout players will be evaluated on hitting, fielding and throwing. Any player wishing to move to another league needs to tryout.
The board will be meeting on the 15th of February to discuss dates and times for the draft to be held. Also any other issues relating to their leagues
League Issues:Lowell Lawson League: Out of balance ability wise.Motion was made: No Gold Senior League players are eligible for the Lowell Lawson League. (no vote taken)Also a motion was made: If a player(s) has been drafted into the Gold Senior League they cannot be eligible to play in the Lowell Lawson League. If a player(s) has been drafted into the American League they will not e eligible to play in the Legacy League. (no vote was taken)
Next meeting 6:30 pm March 7, 2016. Adjourned at 8:40 Respectfully submitted byGlenn H. Peacockpeacock7850@yahoo.com