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Although the new pitching distance is mandatory beginning with the 2010-11 school year, NFHS-member state … Pitching Distance 60' 6" 1-2-11 1-1-2b Pitching Distance 43' No similar rule 1-1-2d 16' circle MUST be drawn around pitcher's plate Field Dimensions Field Dimensions Batter's box 4' x 6' 1-2 Diag. hެX�r����+���2F�f��,Yr�Rl]��[�[Y@$D" �,;�v?.�g@�������3���������|2:�LI��U,-����6֒")�M���hL��&���ޭfM�LW�n�i��Dw7��M.�S���W�����#I%�L&lJI�$�� )� c�)F�ӊzp�$�"��B�.��m��s�'N�̆�1Mjʫ��5}-�rM�E�Ҭ�>-���-�C���3�$KDb�qs����;b�����r��*�˫"o�/(�^1# �u�Ϟ�A�R�+P�� ���lv�C��j��˟�Y��fu�Ҫ^��/@dq�?ɛA Im��*�peA�SL�u���*J. 8��R͝u�n���Ӡ�����ܧMܺ7,����iSi�X���ڤ�S=�SJnM�g�A��5P���n/(�GA_,�ʶ��ȏ]ՒIw$|=���y],�eV��cV�:k�㬪�h�V���������΃��$O? NFHS Rule 1 - T/F TRUE/FALSE 1. 48 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/ID[]/Index[42 17]/Info 41 0 R/Length 53/Prev 27657/Root 43 0 R/Size 59/Type/XRef/W[1 2 1]>>stream Diagram 1. Period. 2020 SOFTBALL EDITORIAL CHANGES. Softball Field Dimensions * 2010 NFHS SOFTBALL RULES CHANGES 1-1-2b Changed the female fast-pitch pitching distance to 43 feet effective with the 2010-11 academic year. 1-5-1d: Updates to add the new USA Softball All Games certification mark. endstream endobj 46 0 obj <>stream ANS: T DIF: 12 REF: 1-1-2a NOT: Federation Test 12 2. This rules change has been considered by the NFHS Softball Rules Committee for the past ten years. NFHS Softball Field Dimensions. The rules changes subsequently were approved by the NFHS Board of Directors. %PDF-1.5 %���� 2020 SOFTBALL POINTS OF EMPHASIS h�bbd``b`*�@��H0����4&F�� YFb���� Ak� The pitching distance is measured from the rear tip of home plate to the back edge of the pitcher’s plate. Bases shall be 60 feet apart for games using a 12-inch ball. ATE HIGH SCHOOL. NFHS Softball Pitching Distance to Increase to 43 Feet in 2010-11 ... INDIANAPOLIS, IN (July 7, 2009) — Effective with the 2010-11 school year, the pitching distance for high school varsity softball pitchers will increase from 40 feet to 43 feet. Softball Field Dimensions * 2010 NFHS SOFTBALL RULES CHANGES 1-1-2b Changed the female fast-pitch pitching distance to 43 feet effective with the 2010-11 academic year. 2 1-1-4 Fig. V1���+��Ɇ^�u=�a���(�����9�R! 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Bases shall be 60 feet apart for games using the … 4529 Industrial Parkway, Cleveland, Ohio 44135 1-800-877-1500 www. 0 A distance of 185 to 235 feet is required from home plate to the nearest obstruction on fair ground for interscholastic softball contests. For NFHS, the rule merely moves the pitching distance back to 43 feet. Softball Field Dimensions. 1. The new pitching distance was one of four rules revisions made by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Softball Rules Committee at its annual meeting June 8-10 in Indianapolis. A circle 16 feet in diameter shall be drawn around the pitcher’s plate. That rule was mandatory beginning in the 2011 season. ANS: F DIF: 15 REF: 1-1-2b NOT: Federation Test 2015 3. 1-2-3, 2-22-4, 2-57-3, 3-4-1c, 7-1-2 PENALTY 2. PITCHING MODIFICATION: While the pitcher takes the signal, her stride foot may be on or behind the pitcher’s plate as far back as desired. For the year between, some tournaments gave 14u the option to be in a 40' group or a 43' group. ANS: F DIF: 14 REF: 1-1-3a NOT: Federation Test 14 * 2010 NFHS SOFTBALL RULES . ANS: T DIF: 13 REF: 1-1-2d NOT: Federation Test 13 4. %%EOF endstream endobj startxref pioneerathletics.com. 2 years later, most sanctions moved 14u back to 43'. h�ĕ_o�0���=n��b'�*$����v�A�$�CD 1 PG 7 Batter's box 3' x 7' Catcher's box 8' x 43" from point of plate 1-2 Diag. 2 1-1-4 Fig. h�b```f``�d`d``)g�e@ ^�#G�$K��(�I�,����J�đ 30�2�004���H20� m����2͋!|F� �D� RECOMMENDED OUTFIELD . NFHS requires that the pitching distance for fast-pitch players to be 43 feet from the pitcher's mound to home plate.The rule was placed in effect because NFHS studies showed that moving the mound to 43 feet, an increase from 40 feet, slightly increased more offensive numbers. Jeffer, if your schools are using NFHS rules, then this won't be an issue at all. The new pitching distance was one of four rules revisions made by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Softball Rules Committee at its annual meeting June 8-10 in Indianapolis. NOTE: Individual state associations are permitted to adopt the 43-feet distance in 2009-10, if desired. NFHS changes pitching distance for high school softball Times file photo Bishop Noll pitcher Vanessa Hartzell was 13-8 with a.54 ERA and had 216 strikeouts this past season as a freshman. www.nfhs.org. OUTFIELD FENCE – ARC OF EQUAL DISTANCE – ALL FIELDS.NATIONAL FEDERATION.