St. Jude Softball is a member of GWAC (Girls Western Athletic Conference).
Softball signups will start in late December and end in late January. Signups will be through Blue Sombrero and instructions will be included in the "Hey Jude" school newsletter and church bulletin.
Cost for Pre-K/K and 1st & 2nd grade is $45. Cost for 3rd-8th is $55. A family sports fee of $50 will be added if this is the first St. Jude sport played by any child in your family during the 2017-2018 school year.
Practices begin in mid-March. K-2nd have field practice once a week. 3rd-8th have field practice twice a week. League games begin late April and go through mid-June.
Each player must provide their own glove. Bats and helmets will be provided but players are welcome to use their own. Please note for grades 3-8, bats must meet the 2004 ASA Bat Performance Standard, bear either the 2000 or 2004 ASA certification marks and must not be listed on the USA Softball Non-approved bat list found here. If you are unsure if a bat is in compliance, visit the USA Softball equipment website and use the drop down feature under "USA Softball TESTING & CERTIFICATION PROGRAM".