RC Church League Softball


2019 cls rules



The final matchups for the 2019 RC Church League Softball tourney are now set. In championship bracket action Tuesday night, #2 seed Hidden Valley knocked off top-seeded St. Mary’s KCs 19-4. The Father-son tandem of Todd and Christian Eernisse both went 3 for 3 on the night for Hidden Valley.


In the consolation bracket, Richland Center Fellowship I ended the season for Grandview Family Worship in an early game, 10-6. Church of the Nazarene eliminated The Mission 15-6.


The Nazarenes then stayed alive, topping RC Fellowship I 14-1 to advance to a matchup next week with St. Mary’s KCs.


The final games of  the double-elimination tournament are slated for next Tuesday night, August 20 on the East Diamond:


7:00pm—Church of the Nazarene vs. St. Mary’s KCs.  Hidden Valley will umpire.


8:15pm —Winner of the 7pm game vs Hidden Valley. Loser of the 7pm game on the East Diamond will umpire.


If Hidden Valley does not win the 8:15pm game, the same two teams will play again to determine the tournament champion.


The final tournament games of the 2019 season for Richland Center Church League Softball were played Tuesday night.


In the consolation game, Church of the Nazarene edged St. Mary’s KC’s 11-10. Andrew Krueger, Hunter Matthews, Scott Oman, Tim Biba and Jerod McCollum all had extra base hits for St. Mary’s and Megan Ewing added a pair of hits. St. Mary’s takes third place.


That set up a championship matchup between the Nazarenes and Hidden Valley Community. Hidden Valley took the title, topping runner-up Church of the Nazarene 12-1. Matt Hatfield, Jeremy Carter and Kory Thompson all went 3 for 3 to back up the great pitching of Jim Luxton for Hidden Valley.


The second annual CLS All-Star game is slated for Tuesday, August 27 at 8pm on the East Diamond. Rosters for the Red and Blue teams will be announced later this week. Rosters will be posted on the league website when they are available.




Updated tournament brackets are available on the League’s website – http://www.rcchurchleague.com




For more information about Church League Softball, please contact us by e-mail (rcchurchleague@yahoo.com) or call Dave Frank at 475-2256.