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.
Use the same seeding system (coaches vote).
Pool A = Seeds 1, 4, 5
Pool B = Seeds 2, 3, 6
Pool A Pool B
9:00 1 vs 4 2 vs 3
10:45 4 vs 5 3 vs 6
12:30 1 vs 5 2 vs 6
Final pool placing determination:
1. Number of Wins
2. Head to Head result
3. Point Differential (up to 15 points max)
4. Points Allowed
5. Points Scored
6. Coin Flip
2:15 3rd place game: #2 team from each bracket play
5th place game: #3 team from each bracket play
4:30 Championship: #1 team from each bracket play
These rules from the by-laws would still be in force:
1.The higher seed in each tournament game will be the home team and will occupy the third base dugout.
2.An hour and one-half time limit will apply to each tournament game. With tiebreaker rules in effect.
3.Fifteen minutes will be allowed between games.
4.The Monday following the tournament date will be set as the rain date.
5.If Saturday tournament play is suspended due to weather, the tournament will continue on the Monday alternate date with affected games resuming from the point of suspension with respect to players, counts on the batters, and game times remaining on the clock. If a player from a suspended contest is unable to play on the Monday alternate date, a substitution must be made.
6.If the tournament is postponed on the Monday date, it will be cancelled.