John Reid Shield update

John Reid Shield update

Due to the prevailing weather conditions, and the current forecast for tomorrow, the Tournament Management Committee of the John Reid Shield – 37th Open Men’s National Championship has decided there is not enough time to be able to complete all the round games and final series before the Championships are due to be completed.

Therefore the final series, based on the completed first round of games, will now commence. The games to be played and the order that they will be played in will be:

Game 1 – 1st place v 2nd place – ACT v QLD
Game 2 – 3rd place v 4th place – NSW v VIC

Game 3 – Loser Game 1 v Winner Game 2
Game 4 – Winner Game 1 v Winner Game 3

Currently, Games 1 and 2 are scheduled for 5:00pm and 7:30pm weather permitting, both games will be played on diamond 1, please note times are subject to change.

Each team will be given 2 hours notice before each proposed game is to start to ensure there is an appropriate time to travel to the ground and warm up properly.

To keep up-to-date with the Open Men’s National Softball Championships, follow the links below:
– Open Men’s schedule and results (with links to line-ups, box scores and play-by-plays)
– Softball Australia Event page
– Softball Australia Facebook page

Livestream is available for all Diamond 1 games, the final two games of each day will be streamed on the Softball Australia Facebook page and Youtube page.