softball-team-dugout Athletes play slow-pitch softball, which involves two teams of 10 athletes each. Softball can also be played as a Unified Sport, joining athletes with and without intellectual disabilities on the same team.

The individual skills competition is also offered to allow athletes to train and compete in basic softball skills. The development of these key skills is necessary prior to advancing to team competition. These skills include base running, batting, fielding, and throwing.

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Event Details

Softball Skills Competition 
Date: July 7, 2022
Location: Manning

West Regional Softball Tournament
July 9, 2022
Location: Floyd Softball Park, Sioux City

West Central Regional Softball Tournament 
Date: July 16, 2022
Location: Carney Softball Field, Des Moines

Softball Skills Competition 
Date: July 16, 2022
Location: Muscatine

East Central Conference Softball Tournament 
Date: July 23, 2022
Location: Ellis Park, Cedar Rapids

State Softball Skills and Team Softball Tournament 
Date: August 6, 2022
Location: Prairie Ridge Softball Complex, Ankeny