Softball

2017 Informational Letters

LEEP Special Olympics Softball season allows athletes the opportunity to utilize their skills in a competitive and fun atmosphere! Softball gives athletes the chance to participate through various skills including fielding, hitting, throwing, catching, and teamwork!

No matter what your skill level is, LEEP will help you improve throughout the entire season.

 

Participation Requirements

After an athlete has registered for participation with LEEP's delegation, they must follow these steps for participation.

  1. LEEP Participant Information Forms Completed
  2. Athlete Application  for Participation in Special Olympics
  3. 2017  LEEP Membership
  4. Participation Contract
  5. Sport Fee Paid

All athletes must have a current LEEP Participant Information  Form and Athlete Application  for Participation in Special Olympics on file at LEEP to participate.  The Special Olympics form must be completed every three years and require a Dr. signature

 

Softball Rules and Regulations

Tournament Information

Area Tournament

Saturday, July 15
Alexander Park,  Fairbault, MN 

Regional Tournament

Saturday, July 29
Brooke Peterson Fields,  Waconia, MN

 
 
State Tournament

Saturday, Augutst 19- Sunday, Augutst 20
Bielenberg Sports Complex
                                                           Woodbury, MN 55129Frequently Asked

 

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I wear to practice?
  • For the safety of all, athletes should wear appropriate active wear to practice with tennis/gym shoes or plastic cleats that lace up. Please be ready to being at your designated practice time. 
     
Where is practice held?
How will I know if practice is cancelled?
  • A message will be left on LEEP's Cancellation Line at 507-387-9996 announcing any changes or cancellations. Please confirm practices/tournaments before arriving to the facility. All cancellation decisions will be made two hours prior to the start of practice.  Any tournament cancellations due to weather will be at the discretion of Special Olympics Minnesota.
 
​What if I am unable to afford participation fees?
LEEP does have scholarship funds available. These funds are available to any current LEEP Member that may be  having financial difficulties. Athletes must apply to recieve these funds, please contact  LEEP at 507-387-5122 wth quesitons. 

Other

  • Tobacco products are prohibited by Special Olympics and there is absolutely no smoking on school grounds.  If you do feel the need to use these products, please do so before you arrive or after you leave the facility.  
     
  • LEEP is not responsible for supervision of participants before or after designated practice times so it is important that your transportation rides are on time. Thank you!

If you have any questions please contact the LEEP Office 507-387-5122 or
by email at athletics@mankatoleep.org.