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2021-2022 RHS Girls Slowpitch Softball Team

WELCOME TO THE RHS GIRLS SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL TEAM!

RHS Girls Slowpitch Softball is an inclusive, no experience required sport at RHS. Whether you are a veteran softball player or new to the game, we invite you to join the team!

Team information (subject to change for the 2022-2023 season):

  • Fall sport played from September to November
  • Practices are Monday - Thursday,  4-6 pm at Lower Woodland Park Playfields
  • 12 games per season
  • Home field is Lower Woodland Park
  • Typically the team consists of 50% new players and 50% experienced players

How is slowpitch softball different from fastpitch softball?

SLOWPITCH FASTPITCH
Pitching Style Slower to moderate speed ball thrown with an arch of 6-12 feet before crossing the plate Windmill motion focused on power and with speeds of 50+ MPH when crossing the plate
Innings 7 9
Players on Field 10 (one additional outfielder) 9
Bunting Not permitted Permitted
Fouls Batters 3rd strike foul ball is an out Batters are permitted limitless fouls following the 2nd strike
Stealing Bases Must wait until the batter has made contact with the ball May steal as soon as the ball has left the pitcher's hand.

RHS Slowpitch encourages you to try something new, meet new friends and participate in a high school sport! Register at https://roosevelths.seattleschools.org/student-life/athletics/athletic-registration/

For more information, contact Kristin Rosen, RHS Girls Slowpitch Softball Booster Representative at young_km@yahoo.com OR follow us on Instagram at rhs.slowpitch

Recent Slowpitch Softball News

FREE Sports Physicals at RHS for Student Athletes!

By Ryan Sherlock 01/30/2023, 1:30pm PST

Do you want to play a Spring Sport, but you haven't been able to get the required physical yet?

Did you know the Teen Health Center (located in Room 255) PROVIDES sports physicals for any students due for one? 

It is free of cost to all families, and it is good for 2 years- perfect for Freshmen who are wanting to try out for spring sports but their sports physicals expired from Middle School. 

Sign up for your sports physical now! 

Questions? 
Suna Oh
Health Care Coordinator - Roosevelt High School 

Cell: 206-527-8336 | Fax: 206-517-4195
suna.oh@neighborcare.org | www.neighborcare.org

RHS Bowling Team Hosts Fundraiser!

By Kristin Rosen 01/27/2023, 2:15pm PST

Join the Rough Rollers for a night of bowling:
UW HUB
2/9/2023
6:30 - 8:30 pm
All proceeds go directly to the athletes to help fund their season!

$20 per adult
$12 per student

Price includes 1 hour of bowling, shoe rental, 2 slices of pizza, 1 soda and dessert. Sign up online with your family or friends!

Sign up HERE to reserve your spot then pay in advance HERE!
1. Select “Bowling” at the bottom of the drop down menu
2. In “Notes”, enter the number of adults and/or students
3. In “Donation amount”, enter the total price 
4. Enter your credit card information and you're done!

STUDENT ATHLETE SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY (Deadline 2/28/2023)

By Ryan Sherlock 01/18/2023, 10:45am PST

Check out this opportunity for student athletes to receive a scholarship!  

The Just Athlete Scholarship exists to support high school senior/student athletes and have been involved in a race or social justice issue. Qualified students will need two letters of recommendation. The deadline is 2/28/2023.

We will provide a $2,000 scholarship for two passionate and hard-working seniors towards their post-secondary school education. Applying is easy and quick and all online.  The application is on our website at: http://www.sportsinschools.org/just-athlete-scholarship

Questions? Please contact: Diego Cruz Navar (He/Him) at diego@sportsinschools.org 

2021-2022 Roosevelt Girls Slowpitch Softball Schedule

http://www.metroleaguewa.org/index.php?pid=0.8.69.31.321

Kristin Rosen

Roosevelt Slowpitch Softball Booster Club Representative

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