How To Enter J.O. State Tournaments
PROCESS FOR ENTERING USA SOFTBALL of MISSISSIPPI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP PLAY
(This includes Districts, Sub-States, North/South States & States)
Youth Registration Begins Here:
Follow Steps 1, 2, 3 & 4.
Step 1
J.O. Individual Registration Form:
ALL J.O. PLAYERS (Youth) must be individually registered with USA SOFTBALL to participate in State Tournament Play.


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Download the "J.O. Individual Registration Form", fill it out completely, attach a check or money order for all players and all coaches X $15.00 each.  Make the check payable to USA Softball of Mississippi.  This should be mailed to:
USA Softball of Mississippi 
106 Pinewood Park
Columbus, MS 39702

Step 2
Championship Tournament Entry Form:

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Download the "Championship Tournament Entry Form" in order to enter a team into State Tournament Play.  All J.O. Teams (Youth) must complete this form to play.  Fill the form out completely and attach a check or money order for the correct Tournament Entry Fee due for this tournament. Make the check payable to USA Softball of Mississippi and mail to:
USA Softball of Mississippi
106 Pinewood Park
Columbus, MS 39702
Step 3
Coaching Requirements:
Coaches and all J.O. team personnel assisting in the dugout must have a USA Softball background check (current year). Download the "Background Check Form" here.

Any Junior Olympic team participating in championship play beyond the State Tournament must have at least one ACE certified coach ( current year ) on the field/dugout during Championship play. Please click here for information on the ACE Clinic and to begin taking the Clinic.
Step 4
Official Team Roster:
This roster is not needed until your team participates in their first State Tournament game.  All J.O. Teams (Youth) teams must complete this form to play.  Download a copy of the "Official Team Roster", have it filled out properly and signed by the team manager or coach.  You should turn this roster in to the Tournament Director when you take your first game's line-up card to the press-box of the tournament site.