REGULAR SEASON CHAMPION
In order to be eligible for the East Husker Conference regular season championship a member school must schedule all other conference members who have softball as an activity. The conference champion will be determined by conference record (based on least number of losses), not to include tournament games. If a tie exists in determining a conference or division champion, the Tie-Breaker Procedure will be used. If two member schools play each other twice or more in regular season dual or triangular competition, the results of the first dual played shall count for regular season championship determination: if all regular season meetings are triangular competition, the results of the first triangular played shall count for regular season championship determination.
ALL CONFERENCE SELECTION
Conference softball coaches will select the East Husker Conference softball teams during the 16th week of the NSAA standardized calendar using an electronic means.
All-Conference teams will be announced after all East Husker Conference schools have completed State Tournament competition.
Members of the East Husker All-Conference Team shall be determined by the following method.
See Tournament Brackets, Tournament Procedures, Admissions, Finances and Awards for additional information.
The East Husker Conference shall conduct a Softball Tournament for its member schools to be held Saturday of the 12th week of the NSAA standardized calendar with the rain date on Monday of the 13th week of the NSSA standardized calendar. The competition will start at 9 am unless the tournament was suspended due to weather on Saturday, then the start time will be delayed 2 hours for each round previously completed. (SEE TOURNAMENT BRACKET)
The host school for the East Husker Conference Softball Tournament shall be determined from the conference activity rotation schedule (SEE APPENDIX A) and must have access to 2 softball fields in the same community.
A Host Committee shall be formed annually to assist the tournament director in organizing and hosting the conference softball tournament. This committee will consist of the previous tournament director, current tournament director, and the next tournament director. If necessary, an extra person can be added to the committee if the committee lacks experience in directing the tournament. The Host Committee is charged with addressing issues that arise from the tournament, and drafting & communicating any potential changes in softball by-laws to the superintendents.
Seeding the Tournament
The following procedure will be used to seed teams for the conference tournament.
b. Team with the greater number of highest rankings
(based on the coaches’ rankings)
c. Coin flip to be arranged by the tournament director
Game Times and Brackets