Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is Softball a safe sport for my child to play?

A: Unfortunately, accidents can happen in any activity but the executive, coaches and players in Leduc Minor Softball Association are all committed to playing safe with protective equipment and special rules to reduce the chance for potential injuries.


Q: Is there any fundraising required?

A: At registration, a $100 fundraising fee is charged per player. Each player then will get two books of raffle tickets. When you sell the tickets you keep the cash with a maximum of 4 books of tickets assigned to families with multiple children in Softball.


Q: Do you have to pay for uniforms?

A: Leduc Minor Softball provides players with uniforms. A $100 uniform deposit cheque is required, however, which will be given back when your child returns the uniform at the end of the season.


Q: Is there a cost for uniforms in the "Learn to Play" group?

A: There is no uniform deposit for the “Learn To Play” group players and they even get to keep their jerseys!


Stealing
"When we played softball, I'd steal second base, feel guilty and go back"

~ Woody Allen
Everything nice
"There'll be no sugar and spice when I'm on the mound"

~ Unknown
Make up
"When all the girls were getting all made up and getting into all that girl stuff in junior high I was out playing softball"

~ Catherine Bell
Soft Balls?
"Softball. There ain't nothing soft about it!"

~ unknown
Batter's Box
"When I step into batter’s box, the fans, the noise, the cheers, they all disappear. For that moment, the world is just a battle between me and the pitcher. And more than anything, I want to win." ~Mary W., second base, California

~ Mary W
Learn, like, love
"You learn softball, you learn to like softball, then you learn to love softball."

~ unknown
Responsibility
"My responsibility for my team is to make them play for the team on the front of the jersey not the back."

~ unknown coach