45+Adult Softball League
 
 

The Metro Atlanta Senior Softball League has Tournament Teams representing different age groups. These competitive teams travel outside of the Metro Atlanta area at least 3 or more times per year to participate in sanctioned Senior Softball tournaments. Players range in age from 50 to over 80. Players from MASSL also play on other Tournament Teams.

Information about 2013 Qualifying and Invitational Senior Tournaments can be found online at the Sanctioning Organizations web sites. The following organizations have agreed to adopt the team ratings: ASA, USSSA, ISA, LVSSA, NSA, SSUSA, SPA, ISSA/ISF and Huntsman World Senior Games.

November 9, 2013 - Congratulations to Doris Warpole and the Thoroughbreds for coming in 2nd in the 70+ AAA Division at the SPA World Series in Jacksonville, FL

October 27, 2013 - Congratulations to Miken Monarchs managed by Eurskine Lyons for winning the 2013 ISSA Open World Championship in Myrtle Beach, SC.

October 13, 2013 - Congratulations to Wayne Henck and Ed Lewallen of Huffman Electric managed by Joe Lee for winning the 65 AAA Division at the Winter Nationals in Pensacola, FL.

September 22, 2013 - Congratulations to Doris Warpole and the Thoroughbreds for coming in 3rd in the 70+ AAA Division and to Tena Stanfield and the Southern Stars for coming in 3rd in the 60 AAA Division at the SPA World Championship tournament in Dalton, GA.

August 18, 2013 - Congratulations to Dennis Moore and Howard Wilcox of the Dixie Seniors managed by Bubba Mac for winning the 55+ AAA Division at the SSUSA Tournament in Birmingham, AL.

July 28, 2013 - Congratulations to FMSI, Inc managed by Darrell Moreland for coming in 2nd in the 60 AAA Division at the NSA World Championship in Gadsden, AL.

July 28, 2013 - Congratulations to the Georgia Classics managed by Harry Harrison and Jim Niswonger for winning the 70+ AAA Division and to the Georgia Nuggets managed by Ed Davis for coming in 3rd at the NSA World Championship in Gadsden, AL.

July 28, 2013 - Congratulations to Dennis Moore and Howard Wilcox of the Dixie Seniors managed by Bubba Mac for winning the 55+ AAA Division at the NSA World Championship in Boaz, AL.

July 14, 2013 - Congratulations to Randy Croto and Langston Painting for winning the 50+ AAA Division in the ISSA U.S. Southern Championship tournament in Auburn, AL. They had to play all Major teams.

July 14, 2013 - Congratulations to Miken Monarchs managed by Eurskine Lyons for coming in 2nd in the 50+ AAA Division in the ISSA U.S. Southern Championship tournament in Auburn, AL.

July 14, 2013 - Congratulations to Extreme Heat managed by Bill Grimes for coming in 2nd in the 65+ AAA Division in the ISSA U.S. Southern Championship tournament in Auburn, AL.

June 22, 2013 - Congratulations to the Georgia Nuggets managed by Ed Davis for winning the 70+ AAA Division and to the Georgia Classics managed by Harry Harrison and Jim Niswonger for coming in 2nd in the 70+ AAA Division at the SPA tournament in Marietta, GA.

June 22, 2013 - Congratulations to Dennis Moore and Howard Wilcox of the Dixie Seniors managed by Bubba Mac for coming in 3rd in the 55+ AAA Division at the SPA tournament in Marietta, GA.

June 22, 2013 - Congratulations to Randy Croto and Langston Painting for winning the 50+ Major Division in the 50+ Major Division at the SPA tournament in Marietta, GA. They had to play all Major teams.

June 15, 2013 - Congratulations to Doris Warpole and the Thoroughbreds for coming in 2nd in the 70+ AAA Division and to Tena Stanfield and the Southern Stars for coming in 3rd in the 60 AAA Division at the SPA NIT tournament in Hendersonville, TN.

June 8, 2013 - Congratulations to the Georgia Nuggets managed by Ed Davis for coming in 2nd in 70+ AAA ISSSA tournament in Maryville, TN.

May 18, 2013 - Congratulations to FMSI, Inc managed by Darrell Moreland for winning the 60 AAA Division in the SPA tournament in Pensacola, FL. Congratulations to Extreme Heat managed by Bill Grimes for coming in 3rd in the 65 AAA Division.

May 4, 2013 - Congratulations to Miken Monarchs managed by Eurskine Lyons for coming in 2nd in the 50 AAA Division at the SSUSA Spring National tournament in Mobile, AL. Monarchs hit over 40 home runs in 3 games and in 1 game the Monachs beat the Carolina A's 50-35.

April 20, 2013 - Congratulations to Extreme Heat managed by Bill Grimes for winning the 65 AAA Division at the SPA tournament in Cartersville, GA.

April 20, 2103 - Congratulations to the Strykers for coming in 3rd in the 60 AAA Division at the SPA tournament in Cartersville, GA

April 14, 2013 - Congratulations to Doris Warpole and the Thoroughbreds for coming in 2nd in the 70 AAA Division at the SPA Spring Nationals in Pensacola, FL.

April 6, 2013 - Congratulations to Extreme Heat managed by Bill Grimes for coming in 3rd in the 65 AAA Division at the SPA tournament in Mrytle Beach, SC.

2013 Tournament Team Results

Team
Age Group
Tournaments

FMSI (Financial Management Solutions, Inc.) (2013)
Darrell Moreland, Mgr

60
AAA

NSA World Champsionship - Gadsden, AL
2nd Place

Mike Mitchell - Best Defensive Player
Jim Bennett - All American

SPA Regional - Pensacola, FL
1st Place
All American - Sam Clemons and Jim Bennett

Players from the League: Jim Hannah, Don Buckner, Mike Mitchell, Wayne Henck, George Avery, Sam Clemons, Jim Bennett

Elite 60's (2014)
Darrell Moreland, Mgr
60
AAA
 

Extreme Heat (2013 and 2014)
Bill Grimes, Mgr

65
AAA

ISSA Regional - Auburn, AL
3rd Place

SPA Regional - Pensacola, GA
3rd Place

SPA Regional - Cartersville, GA
1st Place

SPA Regional - Mrytle Beach, SC
3rd Place

Players from the League: Wayne Boland, Bill Grimes, Bob Swilley, Peter Mariolis, John Adams, David Ernst, Dave Siemers

Georgia Nuggets
Ed Davis, Mgr

70
AAA
NSA World Champsionship - Gadsden, AL
3rd Place

SPA Regional - Marietta, GA
1st Place

ISSSA Regional - Maryville, TN
2nd Place

Georgia Classics
Jim Nisewonger and Harry Harrison, Mgrs
70
AAA

NSA World Champsionship - Gadsden, AL
1st Place

SPA Regional - Marietta, GA
2nd Place

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FMSI 60s
Managed by Darrell Moreland

Back Row (left to right): Marvin Swosinski, Jim Bennett, Roger Wexler, Ed Bynum, Donnie Singleton; Middle Row (left to right): Reynaldo Gutierrez, Ray McClure, Don Buckner, Darrell Moreland, Joe Meyer, Wayne Henck; Front Row (left to right): Glen Moser, Mike Mitchell, Jim Hannah, Sam Clemons, Pat Marker, Steve Dierdorff; Missing: Glenn Slaimen, Theo Griswold, George Avery

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Extreme Heat 65s
Managed by Bill Grimes

Back Row (left to right): Charlie Duncan, Benny Rowland, Wayne Boland, Bill Grimes, Don Butler, Dr. John Davis, Bob Swilley, Peter Mariolis; Front Row (left to right): John Adams, David Ernst, Fred Martin, Jerry McDanal, Dave Siemers, Ed Bynum

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Georgia Nuggets 70s
Managed by Ed Davis

Back Row (left to right): Joe Daniel, Ed Davis, Butch Fore, Ron LaRose, Don Lunday, Don Borth; Front Row (left to right): Melvin Davis, Keith Philidus, Al Hoo, Jim Arey, Herman Hydas ; Missing: Jim Bavis, Ron Tomasko, Harvey Gibbs, Mike Hopkins, Pat Rachels, Art Griffin, Emmett Vollenweider, Fred Magin

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Georgia Classics 70s
Managed by Jim Nisewonger and Harry Harrison

Back Row (left to right): Charlie Strong, Ray Brown, Walt Clingenpeel, Stan Yarbrough, Walt Taylor, Jim Nisewonger, Harry Harrison; Front Row (left to right): Matt Robbins, Dan Morgan, Jim Lister, Larry Mostek, Tommy Sims, Ed Cook, Mabrey Manderson, Allen Cawley ; Missing: Tommy Mooney

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Tournament Teams with MASSL Players

Team
Age Group
MASSL Players/Tournaments
DT Express
50
Major
Tim Laney 
Monarchs
Eurskine Lyons, Mgr
50
Major

ISSA Open World Championship
1st Place

ISSA Regional - Auburn, AL
2nd Place

SSUSA Spring Nationals - Moble, AL
2nd Place

Justin Fail                   Steven Williams         Eurskine Lyons
   
John Simmons       Tommy Johnson            Rene Baum     
   

Langston Painting
50
AAA

ISSA Regional - Auburn, AL
1st Place

SPA Regional - Marietta, GA
1st Place

Randy Croto               Wayne Griffin                   Tim Laney   
     

Columbus 55s
xx, Mgr
55
AAA

ISSA Regional - Auburn, AL
2nd Place  

Jim McDade          Steve Morgan
    

Dixie Seniors
Bubba Mac, Mgr
55
AAA

SSUSA Tournament - Birmingham, AL
1st Place
Howard Wilcox - All Tournament

NSA World Champsionship - Boaz, AL
1st Place
Howard Wilcox - All World - Hit over .800

SPA Regional - Marietta, GA
3rd Place
Dennis Moore - All Tournament

SPA Regional - Pensacola, GA
2nd Place
Dennis Moore - Best Defensive Player

NIT Southern - Montgomery, AL
2nd Place
Dennis Moore - Al Tournament

Howard Wilcox          Dennis Moore 
  

GA/AL Masters
Dale McWhorter, Mgr
60
AAA

SPA Regional - Pensacola, GA
1st Place
     
   

         Ron Petre             Harry Mansell        
    

Southern Stars
Judy Cothran, Mgr
60
AAA

SPA Twitty NIT, Hendersonville, TN
3rd Place 

SPA World Championship, Dalton, GA
3rd Place 

Tena Stanfield

Strykers (Birmingham, AL)
Steve Belcher, Mgr
60
AA

 SPA Regional - Cartersville, GA
1st Place
Marty Simmons - Most Valuable Defensive Player

           Nate Henry             Marty Simmons         Patrick Cardinali      
      

Triumphs
Rene Cormier, Mgr
65
AA

 Eurskine Lyons

Border States
xxx, Mgr

65
AAA

        Allen Holloway 
   

Huffman Electric (2014)
Joe Lee, Mgr
65
AAA
Wayne Henck              Ed Lewallen            Ron Petre 
    
Mid-Georgia Seniors
Tony Healy, Mgr
70
AA

Emmett Vollenweider

Thoroughbreds
Patricia Cox, Mgr
70
AAA

SPA World Series, Jacksonville, FL
2nd Place 

SPA National Championship, Dalton, GA
3rd Place 
Doris Warpole - All Tournament - Doris hit .727!!

SPA Twitty NIT, Hendersonville, TN
2nd Place
Doris Warpole - All Tournament - Doris hit .701!!

SPA Spring Nationals, Pensacola, FL
2nd Place
Doris Warpole hit .723!!

Doris Warpole

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