NATIONAL BOARD MEETING
Dixie Softball held its annual Board Meeting at Daytona Beach, Florida in September. There were only two (2) rule / policy changes for the 2015 season. The Postmark date for the scholarship application has been moved from March 1st to February 1st. And the population limit has change from 25,000 to 30,000 for each franchise.
Also, in the Dixie SweeTees Division the batter will now receive five (5) pitches or three (3) strikes (whichever comes first). This rule will apply to try and shorten the length of the game.
The site locations for the 2015 Dixie Softball World Series were set:
Dixie SweeTees - Alexandria, La
Dixie Darlings, Angels (Traditional), Belles, Debs - West Monroe, La.
Dixie Angels & Ponytails (X-Play) - Moore Cty / Carthage, NC
Dixie Ponytails (Traditional) - Hartsville, S.C.
ALABAMA DIXIE FALL MEETING
The annual Alabama Dixie Softball fall meeting will be held at Lakepoint State Park on Saturday, November 8th. Alabama Dixie officials will discuss the 2014 season and the rule and policy changes for 2015 (if any).
Please make note on your calendar that the 2015 Dixie State Meeting will be held in Opelika, Ala. on February 7th. This will be a joint meeting with Dixie Youth, Dixie Boys & Majors. Please make plans to attend.
ALABAMA DIXIE SOFTBALL STATE TOURNAMENTS
All Divisions of the 2015 State Tournaments have been awarded to Enterprise and will begin on July, 10, 2015
Any league interested in hosting any or all of the 2016 State Tournaments should contact me at 334-695-9275
2014 WORLD SERIES:
In the SweeTees Divsion Enterprise finished 3rd in the World Series at Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi.
In Darlings congrats to Tallassee World Series Winner at Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi.
In Angels (X-Play) congrats to Dothan American - finished 2nd at the World Series at Aloka, Tenneesee.
In Angels (Traditional) congrats to South Dale for advancing to the World Series at North Myrtle Beach South Carolina. They went 1-2.
In Ponytails (X-Play) congrats to Montgomery American (1 - 2) at Ponchatoula, Louisiana.
In Ponytails (Traditional) congrats to Rehobeth/Taylor for advancing to the World Series at North Mytle Beach, South Carolina.
In Belles congrats to Troy for advancing to the World Series and finishing 2nd losing in the final game at Ponchatoula, Louisiana.
In Debs congrats to Enterprise for advancing to the World Series at Aloka, Tenneesee and dinishing 2 - 2.
Alabama is very proud of the State winner and all represented Alabama with class & style.