All of the young ladies who are invited to join the Bandit's organization, along with their parents, are required to read and sign the following Commitment Letter before being accepted into the organization.
I ACCEPT THE INVITATION TO JOIN THE SC BANDITS ORGANIZATION AND DO HEREBY COMMIT MYSELF TO PLAY FAST PITCH SOFTBALL FOR THE 'SC BANDITS' ASA FAST PITCH TRAVEL DURING THE FALL AND SUMMER SEASONS INDICATED HEREIN.
I understand that the 'SC Bandits' organization and its coaches will make considerable commitments and sacrifices to ensure a successful fall and summer softball season and that these commitments and sacrifices are done for my benefit.
Besides committing to play, I understand that I will have to make certain other commitments. Among these COMMITMENTS are:
I WILL attend ALL practices and practice games, ALL team meetings and ALL scheduled tournament games.
I WILL abide by ALL of the team rules and regulations.
I WILL control my temper at ALL times.
I WILL give 100% effort in both practice and games.
I WILL, at all times, show respect for my teammates, my coaches, umpires, fans and opposing team coaches and players.
I WILL NOT engage in gossip or backbiting or be a part of a group clique, and I will treat each of my teammates as my best friend while on the field and on trips.
I WILL play as a team player, and not as an individual.
I WILL not complain about the position or positions I am asked to play. Nor will I complain about my amount of playing time.
I WILL subdue my pride in victory and, as long as I have done my best, I will hold my head high in defeat.
I WILL accept proper discipline without complaining.
I WILL apply what is taught to me so that I may improve myself both as a person and as a softball player.
I WILL help and participate in fundraising events that are for the benefit of myself and my team.
THIS DOCUMENT MUST BE SIGNED BY THE PLAYER AND A PARENT OR GUARDIAN AND BE RETURNED TO THE ORGANIZATION WITHIN THE TIME FRAME NOTED, ALONG WITH A NON-REFUNDABLE RESERVATION DEPOSIT.