If you are a coach for an interscholastic sport and are licensed by the Ohio Department of Education, please visit their website for information about their training requirements around Lindsay's Law.
If you are a coach in a community program, please use the following resources:
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Move up to Diamond Elite Fastpitch Softball
A program of Lakota Sports
Lakota Sports offers recreational fast pitch softball in the Spring & Fall seasons girls ages 5 through 16
Age Divisions: 6U (5-6 years old), 8U (7-8 years old), 10U (9-10 years old), 12U (11-12 years old), 14U (13-14 years old) and16U (15-16 years old).
Determined on January 1, of the current year of the Spring season and Jan. 1st of the coming year for the Fall season.
Registration for the Spring opens in October with a Guaranteed Placement Deadline of February 1st. Fall registration opens in April with a guaranteed placement deadline of July 15th. A late fee will be charged when registering after the Guaranteed Placement Deadline .
Spring season run from April 1st to end of June each year. Spring practices and games are held during the week and on Saturdays and Sundays.
Equipment: In the each of the spring seasons players will receive a team jersey, shorts, socks and a visor. The only equipment players must provide is a mitt and cleated shoes.
Fall Season runs from Mid-August to Mid-October. Fall practices are held during the week and games are played on Saturdays. Practices are optional in October each Fall season.
Equipment: In the each season of the Fall seasons players will receive a team jersey. The only equipment players must provide is mitt and cleated shoes.
Schedules Coming soon
Lakota Sports Organization's Softball league follows the rules set forth by the United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) Fast Pitch Division and the North Cincy Softball League.
We are actively looking for Board members in order to expand and enhance our Softball program. Please contact the commissioner to volunteer to help!
This link is used for all LSO sports EXCEPT Baseball (see Baseball Coaches section)
State law requires training in recognizing concussions in sports. The Ohio Department of Health offers free online training for coaches. Click on the title above to be taken to the state site for more info and links to the training. Once you complete the training click on the
Concussion Training Confirmation.
This form should be signed at the team's first meeting. This also offers a good opportunity to discuss the coach's expectations of the team's players and parents.
This form needs to be completed for all players on the team and kept by the head coach for the duration of the season.
P.O. Box 212
West Chester, OH 45071
Walter J. Long Multi-Sports Complex
7894 Kyles Station Road
Middletown OH 45044