they had to move it back 3ft. its about 42ft
In 18 U Gold softball and collegiate softball, the distance from the plate to the pitching mound is 43 feet. This is because the pitchers at these levels throw much faster than the pitchers in the lower levels. In high school at 14U - 18U the pitching distance is 40 feet. Notice there is a difference between 18U and 18U Gold level.
The pitching distance is 40 feet from home plate to the back of the pitching rubber. For 18U Gold and collegiate softball the pitchers mound is 43 feet away. This is because pitchers throwing at these levels throw much faster than those at the lower levels, making it a lot harder for batters to identify pitches.
what is the Illinois high school softball pitching distance
no, it is 43 ft...but high school and asa has been changed to 43 ft also
College softball distance is 43 feet. Recently the national high school governing organization voted to move high school pitchers back from 40 to 43 feet beginning in the 2010-2011 season. High schools are free to move to 43 feet in the 2009-2010 season if they choose.
40 or 43 feet
It depends on the league. In 10U softball it is 35 ft, in 12U it is 40ft, and in high school and college level, it is 43 ft.
It varys, I play in a 12u league and we pitch from 40 feet but I'm sure in higher league(high school, college, etc.) they pitching mounds will be further away
It depends on what age division the team is in. Ohio high school pitchers are 43 feet from the batter
40 feet in high school, 43 feet in college and pro
in high school, the distance was changed this year from 40 to 43 feet. this gives the hitters an advantage
40 feet for high school ball and in ASA ball it is 43 feet
College softball distance is 43 feet. Recently the national high school governing organisation voted to move high school pitchers from 40 to 43 feet, thus giving them greater flexibility. This was to began in the 2010/2011 season. This reason is far more plausible than the excuse offered by Omaha South High School, who suggested that the move was to provide more grazing room for their homecoming queen.
It is 60 feet from home to first on a softball field. It is the same distance between all the bases. The pitcher's mound is 40 to 43 feet way depending on the level of competition. The depth of the outfield varies from field to field.
Ok, soo a good softball speed for 12-13 is 50 mph the really good pitchers throw around 55. When you turn 16-17 your goal should be 55 mph. Collage is high 60 to low 70. I think high school the really good pitchers will throw around the 60 mph.
40 feet in most states. In College and for some Hich schools it is 43 feet.
Four consecutive innings if she is the starting pitcher. There's no minimum number required for relief pitchers.