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Softball - Ottawa *EXPANDED*

Sport Info

What you need to know about Softball:

# of players on field

9 players (minimum 3 males and 3 females).

Suggested roster/individuals roster size

10-12 players.


Teams are responsible for bringing to each game:

  • A set of 4 bases
  • 4 batting helmets
  • 3 Softballs
  • 2 pylons (when required – see sport rules) 
  • 1 catcher's mask
  • 1 scorebook 

A catcher’s mask, softballs, pylons and base sets are available to rent from OSSC for a $75 refundable deposit. This can be done at the time of your league registration and in your shopping cart.

Batters and Base Runners are required to wear a helmet (mandatory). Helmets are the responsibility of each team to provide. All teams must have a minimum of 4 helmets (one for the batter and 3 for potential base runners).

Additional league information

All teams receive:

  • An OSSC key tag which gives you access to discounts and deals from our amazing sponsors and partners around town! See all the deals!
  • An invitation to the OSSC end of season party and a chance to win amazing prizes on-site! An event NOT to be missed!

Winning teams in each pool and division will receive (post-season):

  • A personalized team trophy
  • Coveted OSSC champion team t-shirts!
  • Bragging rights



Please refer to the sport rules page to view league rules.  It is the responsibility of all players to read and understand the sport specific rules as well as the general rules & club policies.

Score & Spirit Point Reporting

  • Game Scores (account for 75% of total points): Team captains are responsible for reporting the scores after your game by logging into your player profile and clicking on ‘My Team’ tab and selecting ‘Report Score/Spirit Points’.  Teams have a 48 hour window to report scores after the completion of the game.  Please be timely with your score reporting so league standings can remain updated for playoff positioning.
  • Spirit Points (account for 25% of total points): Spirit points are awarded to a team from their opponent after each game to encourage sportsmanship, honesty, integrity and fair play.  For more information and how to properly award spirit points, please see our section ‘All About Spirit Points’.


OTTAWA locations (not limited to): 

Monday: Brewer Park & Rivierain Park.

Tuesday: Brewer Park, Rivierain Park, Hampton Park, McCarthy Park.

Wednesday: Brewer Park, Rivierain Park, Carlington Park, Hampton Park, Sylvia Holden.

Thursday: Brewer Park, Rivierain Park, Hampton Park, McCarthy Park, Sylvia Holden.

Sunday: Brewer Park & Hampton Park.