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Sunrise Optimist Girls Softball

Sunrise Optimist Girls Softball and League is a project and sponsored activity of the Sunrise Optimist Club of Wichita Falls. The softball program is administrated by SUNRISE OPTIMIST GIRLS SOFTBALL, A 501c3 Non-Profit. It is a sanctioned USA SOFTBALL of TEXAS League offering championship play.  No public funds have been or are used in this program. The only paid personnel are the umpires, score keepers, field maintenance personnel, and the night supervisors. All expenses of the program including utilities, field maintenance, upkeep and improvements are paid from operating funds.

2024 SPRING LEAGUE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN - CLICK HERE

REGISTRATION FOR 2024 SOGS SPRING LEAGUE FOR TEAMS, COACHES, AND PLAYERS.

GRACE LYONS PLAYER CLINIC

REGISTER FOR GRACE LYONS PLAYER CLINIC APRIL 6TH. TWO SESSIONS , MORNING 8:30 TILL 11:30, AFTERNOON 1:30 TILL 4:30

LEAGUE SCHEDULE CHANGES

DUE TO CONFLICTS , OPENING DAY WILL BE MOVED TO SATURDAY MARCH 23RD AND OCCUR PRIOR TO START OF SCRIMMAGE GAMES. OPENING CEREMONY WILL START AT 9:00AM ON SUNRISE FIELD 2 AND SCRIMMAGE GAMES WILL START AT 10:30AM. REGULAR GAMES WILL BEGIN ON APRIL 1ST. 

SCOREKEEPER TRAINING

Have your experienced scorekeepers send a picture or other reviewable document of a scorebook page for a game they have scored, to:   sunrisesoftball@twc.com

If they meet our minimum required level of experience, we will only need to provide them with a very short brief on Sunrise specific requirements.

All submissions need to identify:
1. Scorekeepers Name
2. Age Div and Team Name of Sunrise Team(s)
3. Head Coaches Name

Feb 20, 7 pm, Sunrise Complex, Experienced Scorekeeper Training

Have anyone that wants to attend this training send an email to hawk2005@sbcglobal.net

Provide Name, Team, Age Division.

I will take the first 12 people to respond.

UPDATES TO 2024 SPRING LEAGUE

Registration opens December 15, 2023

UPDATE TO 2024 SPRING LEAGUE

COACHES RULES MEETING - FEBRUARY 26TH 7:00PM

THE  COACHES LEAGUE RULES MEETING FOR 2024 SPRING LEAGUE IS FEBRUARY 26TH AT 7:00PM AT THE SUNRISE OPTIMIST COMPLEX MEETING ROOM AT 5401 D. SOUTHWEST PARKWAY.  THIS WILL BE A RULES MEETING. ALL HEAD COACHES OR A TEAM REPRESENTATIVE MUST ATTEND THIS MEETING AND THE PLACEMENT MEETING AFTER THE SCRIMMAGES. ON MARCH 25TH

SUNRISE SOFTBALL HOST FOR 2025 USA B NATIONAL TOURNAMENTS

We are proud to announce that Sunrise Softball, City of Wichita Falls, and USA Softball of Texas District 9 are the hosts for the 2025 USA SOFTBALL NATIONAL B NATIONAL TOURNAMENT FOR 10,12,14,16 & 18 U AGE DIVISIONS IN JULY 2025 BEGINNING ON JULY 21ST THROUGH JULY 27TH. REGISTRATION FOR TOURNAMENT WILL BE ON  www.tournamentusasoftball.com. BERTHS WILL BE OFFERED TO TEAMS DURING CERTAIN USA TOURNAMENT PLAY INCLUDING STATE TOURNAMENTS IN 2024 AND 2025. MORE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON TOURNAMENTUSASOFTBALL.COM . THESE ARE  NATIONAL TOURNAMENTS WITH BERTHS OFFERED NATIONWIDE. MAXIMUM TEAMS WILL BE 108 TEAMS FOR ALL DIVISIONS THAT ARE OFFERED. 

USA TOURNAMENTS HOSTED BY SUNRISE & USA SOFTBALL DISTRICT 9


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SUNRISE AND USA SOFTBALL DISTRICT 9 ARE HOSTING

3 TOURNAMENTS IN THE SPRING OF 2024.  USA SOFTBALL STATE & NATIONAL QUALIFIER - APRIL 20TH - 21ST, USA SOFTBALL LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP - MAY 3RD - 5TH, USA SOFTBALL OF TEXAS B/C STATE TOURNAMENT AND NATIONAL QUALIFIER. INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION ON www.tournamentusasoftball.com .

CLICK ON TOURNAMENT BELOW TO REGISTER AND FOR MORE INFO

 

USA SOFTBALL NORTH TEXAS STATE & NATIONAL QUALIFIER | USA Softball of TX (usasoftballoftexas.com)

USA SOFTBALL NTX LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS | USA Softball of TX (usasoftballoftexas.com) 

2024 USA BC STATE TOURNAMENT AND NATIONAL QUALIFIER | USA Softball of TX (usasoftballoftexas.com)

2024 USA SOFTBALL OF TEXAS AREA 1 & 2 C-CLASS PIXIE 6U/8U STATE TOURNAMENT | USA Softball of TX

2024 10/12/14 B Southern National Championship | USA Softball of TX (usasoftballoftexas.com)

USA SOFTBALL HAS A NEW TOURNAMENT SITE

USA SOFTBALL OF TEXAS HAS A NEW TOURNAMENT SITE AT THE SAME TOURNAMENT LINK http://tournamentusasoftball.com. LISTS ALL USA TOURNAMENTS. EASIER TO USE AND HAS A APP THAT MAKES FOLLOWING THE TOURNAMENT EASIER.  TRY IT OUT TODAY. SUNRISE FIRST TOURNAMENT IS APRIL 20TH, SEE REGISTRATION INFO AND LINK  BELOW.

UMPIRES NEEDED FOR LEAGUE AND TOURNAMENTS

PERSONS  16 AND OLDER INTERESTED IN EARNING EXTRA MONEY AND GIVING BACK TO YOUTH SPORTS BY BEING TRAINED AS A USA UMPIRE FOR FASTPITCH GIRLS SOFTBALL SHOULD CONTACT EITHER BILL FRANKLIN AT 940 781 5863 OR TIM FOSNAUGH AT 940 781 4582. TRAINING PROVIDED.  GAME FEES $35 - $50. OPPORTUNITY WITH TRAINING TO UMPIRE TOURNAMENTS BOTH LOCALLY AND USA TOURNAMENTS IN TEXAS. ORIENTATION JANUARY 21ST  AT 2:00PM AT THE SUNRISE OPTIMIST COMPLEX MEETING ROOM AT 5401 SOUTHWEST PARKWAY.


Sunrise Optimist Softball Team Sponsor List

Spring House Water Company - 8U AC Cattitudes

Tower Extrusions - 8u Olney Lady Cubs

Pioneer # 2 - Holiday Heat 8u

Rocky Hickam Towing  - Olney Cubs 12u

Texas Flooring Gallery - Evolution 12u

Texoma Credit Union - Diamond Dolls 8u

Total Concepts - Diamond Dolls 6u

 


Registration Link:


Bill Franklin

Sunrise Softball Program Director