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2011 HBL OPEN FIELD REQUEST

RULES & REGULATIONS
 

Complex Closed Until Spring 2012

*** LINK TO FIELD REQUEST FORM BELOW ***


The following rules for requesting the use of fields have been established and are effective immediately:


1. HBL has defined the “teams” making requests into three categories & the rules regarding field requests for those categories are as follows::


a) HBL Sponsored or League Teams: HBL Tournament or REC Teams

  • Can make up to six (6) requests at one time

  • Can be as far out as six (6) weeks from date received

  • Best Available (incl. Complex)

b) HBL Member Teams:  Greater than 75% of the roster is made up of players registered  & playing for an HBL REC Team during the 2011 HBL Season

  • Can make up to four (4) requests at one time

  • Can be no further out than four (4) weeks from date received

  • Best Available (incl. Complex)

c) Non-HBL Member Teams :  Less than 75% of the roster is made up of players registered with & playing for an HBL REC Team during the 2011 HBL Season

  • Can make up to two (2) requests at a time

  • Can be no further out than 14 days from date received

  • Best Available (incl. Complex)


2.  HBL requires that all teams (except HBL Sponsored & REC Teams) register their rosters on the HBL site so it can be reviewed and placed in the proper classification. To register your team, please click on the "Travel Team Registration" link under "Travel Team" on the Top Menu.


3.  HBL requires that all teams (except HBL Sponsored & REC Teams) provide proof of insurance during the registration process.  All field requests will be denied unless proof of insurance has been received. Please send a scanned copy of your team's insurance to schedule at hillsboroughbaseball.org.


4.  HBL requires all requests to be placed through the HBL website.  Requests shall not be considered approved until an email from the HBL stating such has been received.


5. Please ensure that you check the HBL Website prior to requesting a field to ensure that it is indeed available.  Requests for reserved fields will be denied.


6.  HBL will have leagues during the 2011 Season that may need to make-up games lost to weather.  HBL will make every effort to schedule these games on open fields, but it also reserves the right to move teams in order to satisfy its league-sponsored schedule when necessary.


7. Time limits on each field will be prescribed into the approval (e.g. 11 – 2:30).  Standard practice duration will be 2 hours, games will be 2.5 hours but may be changed according to availability.


8. If you do not plan on using the field, please send an email directly to

Additional Notes:

  • AVM fields are available and can be reserved through the Hillsborough Baseball League
     
  •  Once the field has been assigned, HBL will not be reassigned the team to a different field unless the field is needed for a make-up HBL Rec League Game.  
     
  • Managers wishing to trade fields may do so provided both parties agree. Notification of changes to   email address is required.

Thank you in advance for your adherence to these rules.  Here’s to a great season.


HBL 2011
 

Complex Closed Until Spring 2012
 

LINK TO FIELD SCHEDULING REQUEST FORM