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2022 Fall ball season information

Welcome to the 2022 Fall Ball season!

The 2022 DC WOOD fall season is scheduled to start on August 26th with the playoffs concluding by the end of October.  The regular season will have 13 scheduled games and playoffs with all series being best-of-three.   

The league provides best in class competition along with some great perks including:

* Access to local premium ball fields

* Live stream and video highlight packages of select games (usually two games per team)

Please note that due to the ongoing pandemic, the schedule may be fluid in nature and require flexibility or changes on short notice.  Additionally, DC WOOD is committed to the safety and welfare of all ballplayers and will continue to abide by its COVID SAFE PLAY guidelines until otherwise feasible.   

REGISTRATION FOR THE 2022 FALL SEASON IS CLOSED. 

New team looking to join DC WOOD: Email us to discuss at management@dcwood.org   * Team must have a minimum of 16 on the roster.  NO FULL TEAMS ACCEPTED AFTER August 8th. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):

Who is this league tailored to?  Skilled ballplayers who seek best-in-class competition.

What skill level is required?  Experience level varies from high school to college and beyond, but it is recommended that you feel comfortable playing with and against skilled players. DC WOOD is not recommended for ballplayers with limited ball-playing experience. 

Wood bats only?  YES, wood bats only, composites are OK as long as they are BBCOR certified and have no metal parts. 

What rules do you play by? The 18+ division adheres to the DC WOOD rulebook which is published on our website.  All single games are 9 innings long, or until the 3-hour time limit is reached. All Doubleheadersare 7 innings each.  

How much time should I expect to commit?  Games will be scheduled on weekdays and weekends in and around the Washington D.C. metro area.   Single 9-inning games will conclude once 9-innings are completed or when the time limit is reached.  Doubleheaders (weekend only) are scheduled for 7-innings and are completed once 7 innings are completed or when the time limit is reached. 

When will I be assigned to a team if I register as a new player?  All NEW PLAYERS that register by July 31, 2022 are guaranteed a roster spot on a DC WOOD team. Registrations for NEW PLAYERS after said date will be subject to the needs and requirements of the teams.

Are fees refundable? Fees are not refundable after August 26th, no exception.