Players in the Modball division must attend a Primary School at the Start of the season. HDSA Modball Competition will not participate in the "Finals Series" as this is a non competitive division.
Why is it called modball? It is modified softball How is it modified?
- Game is only 1hr 15 min (Softball 1hr 30min).
- Diamond is shorter at 55ft (60ft)
- Pitching distance is 30ft (40ft)
- Non-competition and no finals (full semi-final and grand finals etc)
- Innings changes after 7 runs scored or 3 out
- Tee hit after 4 balls pitched (walk to first on 4 balls)
- Batter-runner and runners can only run 2 bases on tee hit
- Dropped third strike rule does not apply (Does apply)
- Infield fly rule does not apply (Does apply)
- Player can either catch and/or pitch only 2 consecutive innings at a time (no limit)
- Maximum pitching/catching is 3 innings in game(no limit)