Newsflash - January 3, 2011


2011 ISSA Tournament Schedule Announced                                                                             

MANASSAS, VIRGINIA - The International Senior Softball Association (ISSA) is pleased to announce the addition of several new senior tournaments for the 2011 Season.  Discussions are currently underway with several more new and exciting host cities as the ISSA expands their playing opportunities for the Masters and Senior players.  The confirmed schedule of 2011 tournaments at this time include:

April 15-17        April's Finest, N. Charleston, SC
April 29-May 1  Master's Senior Tournament, Augusta, GA
June 10-12       ISF Senior World Cup, Salem, VA
July 29-31        Mountaineer Classic, Morgantown, WV
August 12-14    ISSA World Championships, Manassas, VA
October 7-9      ISSA Winter Nationals, Virginia Beach, VA

"The ISSA expects to announce soon the location of the ISSA United States Championships and other possible events including a senior women's tournament,"  offered Greg Thomas, ISSA Deputy Executive Director.  "We have had dozens of requests in recent years to globlely expand our tournament offerings, so this year we have began the process of identifying appropriate venues where we would have committed local staffing to help organize and host great ISSA senior tournaments."  The ISSA does not require player registration fees or team registration fees and look forward to working with the senior players around the United States and internationally to provide high quality events that the players have become accustomed to at their World Championships.  Anyone desiring additional information regarding the ISSA tournament program can contact Greg and/or RB Thomas at 703-368-1188 or email
[email protected].  Players should subscribe to the ISSA Mailing List to stay informed about senior softball happenings. Individuals can also "Friend" RB Thomas on Facebook to communicate with ISSA. (A video showing several of the 2011 venues is currently posted on Facebook.) Please distribute this News Flash to the players on your team and/or league.