18 days ago
By BOB YORK — The Deerfield Academy girls softball team turned the corner this spring by turning the tables–on some of its opponents. Over the past four years, the Big Green has been involved in a number of games in which the “Mercy Rule” has been used. The rule,...
Girls Softball is on a Roll
By BOB YORK It’s known as the Mercy Rule, and is invoked—according to the Amateur Softball Association of America—when one team owns a presumably insurmountable lead over another and once that margin has been reached, the game is called. In the New England Prep School Athletic Council, they flick...