League wide Recreation Rules

  • Intentional base on balls are NOT allowed.
  • All players are in the batting order, but only 9 or 10 play in the field at a time depending on the division.
  • No player can sit out in back to back innings.


  • The following bats are prohibited for Freedom Optimist Softball League play:
    • Double wall
    • Triple wall
    • Composite
    • Half and half
    • Titanium

Rule Books (Updated Feb 2024)