FSJ Mixed Slow Pitch AGM results in league changes

first_imgFORT ST JOHN, B.C. – The Fort St. John Mixed Slow Pitch Society held their 2018 Annual General Meeting last Tuesday.The meeting was packed as four new executives were elected to the board. As well, a motion was carried to raise league fees to $1200 and still include free tournaments to offset a nearly thirty thousand dollar deficit in 2017/2018.Additionally, safety fences have been put on order costing fifteen thousand dollars with another thirty-seven thousand dollars budgeted for repairs and maintenance of the fields.- Advertisement -For the upcoming season, the league will only have access to Surerus Diamonds and the Rotary Diamond in Charlie Lake.Finally, a motion was carried to allow the league to oversee tournament beer gardens and allocate partnerships with community groups on a lottery basis and split profits with a secondary group.The League will be hosting a mandatory Umpire Clinic for teams playing this season on April 28th. As well, they will be hosting an optional clinic to become a carded umpire on April 29th.Advertisementlast_img read more