As you may
have already heard, Mike Rodgers , Bart
Adams and Fidel Perez are no longer with
NSA. We have accepted positions with GSA
(Global Sports Authority). Mike is the
Southern Region 2 VP and Director over 6
states (Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi,
Arkansas, Oklahoma and New Mexico), as
well as the State Director for Texas.
Mike is also the National Program
Director for the Seniors and 40 & Over
programs. Bart will be the Southern
Region 2 UIC over the same 6 states and
the State UIC for Texas. GSA offers
Adult Slow Pitch Softball, Youth Fast
Pitch Softball and Youth Baseball.
Besides these sports, GSA also offers
Basketball, Volleyball, Kickball and
several other sports programs.
We will be
offering a Ring Series in 2014. The
first Ring qualifier tournament will be
in Burleson, TX on February 22nd
and 23rd, 2014. We will offer
10 – 12 qualifiers around the state of
Texas culminating in the Ring
Championship in the DFW area in early
October. Rings will be offered in the
Men’s Slow Pitch program and the Coed
We will also
be awarding rings at the Seniors State
and World Tournaments, and also at the
40 & Over State and World Tournaments.
These are NOT Ring Option tournaments.
The Champions will receive a set of
rings. The Seniors and 40 & Over World
Series will be in DFW in mid-September.
We will be using the same rules for the
GSA Seniors and Over 40 program that you
are used to with NSA.
going to be a GSA Season Kickoff
tournament in New Orleans, LA on January
25th and 26th, and
the Men’s Slow Pitch World Series will
also be in New Orleans in late August.
rules will be very similar to what you
are used to with NSA with some
interesting changes. Watch the
website for the rules to be announced
after the GSA National Meetings in early
December. The 2014 tournament schedule
should be finalized and posted before
Christmas. Watch the Message Board for
updates as they happen.
your support and we hope to see all of
you at a GSA event in 2014.