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"I wish I had an answer to that because I'm tired of answering that question."
Here is a list of 8 of the more popular questions we are asked about our program with answers included:
1. Do you have any spots open in your league?
2. I have a new team. When will I know if I have a spot and when can new teams register?
3. What are the chances of my new team getting into the league?
4. What type of payments do you accept and when is my check cashed?
5. Can I change my team name?
6. Does Burnsville have a residency requirement?
7. Will all my games be at Lac Lavon? If not, where will my team play?
8. How will my team be sanctioned with the USSSA?
Q1: Do you have any spots open in your
For summer, returning teams have from February 1st until February 28th to claim their spots with registration and payment so we don't officially know what is open until after March 1st. Any spot open after March 1st is first come, first served. Note: New teams can register before March 1st to get in line for open spots (see below).
For fall, returning teams have from June 13th until July 17th to claim their spots so we don't know what is open until July 18th. Any spot open July 18th is first come, first served. Note: new teams can register before July 18th to get in line for open spots (see below).
Q2: I have a new team. When will I know if I have a spot and when can new teams
New teams cannot be guaranteed a spot in our league until after the returning team registration deadline passes for each season. However, new teams are welcome to turn in registration at any time. If you turn in your registration before "open" registration begins, I will only contact you on the new team registration day if you DID NOT get your top choice. Based on past experience, most new teams can be placed in one of their top 2-3 choices if they turn in registration prior to the returning team deadline.
Q3: What are the chances of my new team getting into the
In Summer 2012, leagues were 84% full on March 1st. Only a couple new teams did not get into our league that turned in registrations before the March 1st deadline.
In Fall 2011, leagues were 80% full on the returning team deadline and no new teams were turned away that registered early.
Q4: What type of payments do you accept and when is my check cashed
The City of Burnsville accepts cash, check or credit card for league payments only. (Sorry, no COD's, or IOU's can be accepted). In order to guarantee your spot, you
turn in a payment at the time of registration that can be processed on or before March 15th for summer teams and July 25th for fall teams. Credit card payments are processed the day of your registration. Checks will be deposited starting the day after the returning team deadline ends unless you ask us to hold it until the process deadline listed above. If you ask us to hold it, you are welcome to change your payment form as needed any time from the time you register until the final date we deposit payments. If you need us to hold a personal payment so you have time to collect from your teammates or from your sponsor, please contact me to discuss that option. A $30 charge will be applied to any NSF payments and a late fee of $25 will be applied to late payments.
Visit the Register My Team tab for more information
Q5: Can I change my team
A manager must turn in a team name at the time of registration but that name can change up until the point the schedules are made. Once that happens, team names are final.
Q6: Does Burnsville have a
The City of Burnsville does not have a residency requirement. However, we do give a higher priority placement for those teams that meet our residency policy of 51% or more of the team living or working in Burnsville.
Q7: Will all my games be at Lac Lavon? If not,
will my team play?
The majority of our leagues rotate between Lac Lavon, Neill and Alimagnet. We try to provide all leagues with the most number of games possible at Lac Lavon based on league set-up. Please read the league descriptions in the registration information carefully to see where your league plays.
Q8: How will my team be
with the USSSA?
The names of the leagues are provided to give you a basic idea of the competition level that you will face. However, it is not uncommon for a "D" team to play in a "C" league. Your USSSA sanction will not be based on your league name. It will be based on your recommendation that you submit on your league roster provided I can justify your request
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