Rules

Rules for the Season

 

PITCH COUNT PROCEDURE

  • Pre-Game and Post Game with Crew
  • No interaction with crew once game begins. - NO EXCEPTION!
  • No Cell Phones
  • White and Yellow copy to Home Team IMMEDIATELY following final out. Pink to Visitor. 
  • Sit in Press box or away from Fans. 

2018 NFHS Rule Book

2018 NFHS Case Book

2017-18 NFHS Mechanic Manual

JV Games adhering to 1 hour 50 minute finish the inning as follows

Games played... 

@Jefferson (Washington Park) @ Irvin - @ Chapin - @ El Paso (Tom Lea) -

@ Austin (Ross Middle) - @ Bowie - @Anthony (Rascons) @ Fabens - @Tornillo -

@San Eli - @Andress - @Burges

ALL OTHER JV GAMES WILL BE 7 INNINGS OF BASEBALL

 

DEVELOPMENTAL / FRESHMEN

90 Minutes finish the inning. 

Games played at SWU Park

  • Please stay on the mound after throwing a pitch (Do not walk after every pitch to the catcher and receive the ball on the grass)
  • Umpires please stand on the dirt down the foul lines, not on grass.
  • 2B and SS please play on the infield dirt and not right on the grass edge
  • 1B and 3B should stay on dirt as much as possible for
  • Warm up pre-game 20 ft. off the foul lines please (towards Left Center and Right Center Field)
  • Keep warm up swings on the warning track please, not in the foul territory grass while on deck
  • No seeds/gum on the field.
  • Hitters please lay bats down at home plate; don’t spike it into the turfgrass; please do not throw bats back towards the dugouts
  • Please only use one bullpen mound in each area
  • Pitchers, please don’t dig a hole in front of the rubber
  • Please wear turf shoes as long as possible pregame; put your spikes on after warm-ups if possible
  • Please dump all water and ice from coolers down dugout drains. Do not throw it on field.

 

Games played at EPCC

  • Park in main parking lot
  • Do not park behind the gate – you will be ticketed/towed
  • No seeds or Gums – Includes umpires & players
  • No locker room is available – Change in parking lot or before game.

YISD & Southwest University Tournament - February 22-24

  • No new inning after 2 Hours.
  • 15 After 3 and a 1/2
  • 10 after 4 and a 1/2
  • Ties permitted during pool play
  • Coin flip for home if not stated.
  • No time limit for Championship and Consolation

Hanks & Parkland JV Tournament - February 22-24

  • 90 minute finish the inning
  • 7 after 5
  • Coin Toss for Home Friday & Saturday
  • No time limit on championship

Franklin Coronado JV Tournament February 22-24

  • 90 minute finish the inning
  • 2 Hour finish the inning championship. 

Burgess & Tom Lea Tournament - February 22-24

  • 2 hour finish the inning
  • 7 after 5
  • No time limit championship

Socorro Tournament February 22-24

  • No new inning after 2 hours
  • Coin flip for home
  • 10 after 4 1/2

Canutillo Tournament - February 22-24

  • 2 Hour drop dead
  • No time limit on Championship and Consolation

Cathedral JV @ Ascarate February 22-24

  • No new inning after 90 minutes
  • Coin toss for home starting Friday
  • No time limit championship

Mountainview JV February 22-24

  • 90 Minute Finish the inning
  • 10 after 5
  • Championship 2 Hours (1pm Saturday)

YISD Bel Air - Ysleta JV March 1-3

  • 90 Minute Finish the inning
  • 7 after 5
  • No time limit on Championship. 12:30 Saturday @ Ysleta
  • Coin Toss Friday & Saturday

Clint San Eli March 1-3

  • 2 hour Finish the inning
  • No time limit on Championship. 2pm @ Clint Saturday
  • Coin Toss Friday & Saturday

Andress - Chapin JV March 1-3

  • 90 Minute Finish the inning
  • 7 after 5
  • 2 hour finish the inning limit on Championship & Consolation.  9:00 AM @ Andress & 1:30 PM @ Andress
  • Coin Toss Friday & Saturday

EPHS & Cathedral March 1-3

  • 2 Hour Finish the inning
  • 7 after 5
  • No time limit championship. 2pm @ Ascarate
  • Coin Toss Friday & Saturday

YISD Varsity Tournament March 8-10

  • 2 Hour Finish the inning
  • 15 after 4
  • 10 after 5
  • No time limit championship & consolation.

Van Horn March 8-10

  • 1 Hour 45 Minute finish the inning
  • 2 Hour drop dead
  • 10 after 5
  • 8 After 6
  • No time limit championship & consolation.

EPISD - SISD - YISD - Freshmen

  • 90 Minutes finish the inning
  •  YISD Middle School Rules
  • 1 Hour 45 Minute finish the inning
  • Champion Ship game 2 hour and 15 Minutes
  • Do not start a new inning with less than 10 minutes
  • 15 run rule after 3
  • 10 run rule after 5
  • 6 Run limit per at bat

SISD Middle School Rules

  • 90 Minutes finish the inning
  • No extra innings

CISD Middle School Rules

  • Weekday game – 2 hour finish the inning
  • Weekend game – 2 hour finish the inning
  • 3 outs or 9 batters

Canutillo Middle School Rules

  • Weekday game – 2 hour finish the inning
  • Weekend game – 2 hour finish the inning
  • 10 Run Rule after 3
  • 3 outs or 9 Batters

Fabens Middle School Rules

  • 2 Hour finish the inning

Anthony Middle School

  • Weekday game – 2 hour finish the inning
  • Weekend game – 2 hour finish the inning
  • 10 Run rule after 3
  • 3 outs or 9 batters

San Eli Middle School

  • Weekday game – 2 hour finish the inning
  • Weekend game – 2 hour finish the inning
  • 10 Run rule after 3
  • 3 outs or 9 batters