It is the responsibility of “Home Team” Coach to determine if scheduled Game will be a ‘rain out’ cancellation. Home Coach to phone opponent Coach no later than 4:30 PM – if it is a team that must travel a far distance, ie Maple Ridge, notification must be done by 3:30 PM. New West Home Coach to contact scheduled Umpire immediately following notification of opposing Coach and then inform the umpire allocator
to help reschedule game to another date and/or field Present alternative ‘make up’ game/date/field/time to opposing Coach Contact New West Umpire Allocator to reschedule umpire(s). Once you have confirmed field and umpire(s) you may then confirm with opposition.
Coaching Certificate (for U12 Squirt or higher) Hey Coach! Did you know that all coach's for the Squirt division and all higher divisions must be certified before they can take a team to the Provincials?
To obtain the required certification, visit theSoftball BCwebsite, and then register for one of the coaching clinics.
We recommend that all House coaches attend the On-Going Participation Clinic. To be reimbursed for the clinic fee, give your receipt to the NWMSA President.
Sliding Mat The sliding mat is available to be shared among teams. Contact your division manager to arrange to use the sliding mat.
Criminal Record Search All coaches must obtain a criminal record search. Forms are available from NWMSA. All completed criminal record search forms must be returned to NWMSA by March 30, 2018.