Important Information on Bat Certification

On the Marucci CAT5 baseball bat Attention all Baseball Coaches: The NFHS has been informed by the NCAA that the BBCOR decertification process has been implemented for the Marucci CAT5 33″ model baseball bat. Effective immediately and until further notice, this bat (Marucci CAT5 33″ length) should be considered a non-compliant bat and subject to... Continue Reading →

Decertified Baseball Bat

The NFHS has Decertified A Baseball Bat! The Marucci CAT 5 33″ baseball bat has been decertified. More information should be forthcoming today as to whether the 31″ or 32″ models of that same bat will be included in that decertification. Continue Reading →

Inside the CIF-SS

The NFHS has released a new rule which places a ban on composite bats! REV survived its Rocky moment to rise to the challenge By Martin Henderson Spectacle, debacle and certainly a PR nightmare for those involved: A baseball and football star with a bright future ahead of him, a coach intent on teaching that... Continue Reading →

Inside the CIF-SS

A weekly feature on the CIF-SS A “CLASSIC” EXAMPLE By Martin Henderson It was bad from the moment the baseball clanged off the bat and Gunnar Sandberg hit the ground. The junior pitcher for Kentfield Marin Catholic had a fractured skull, and had just become the poster boy for using wood bats. It’s a movement... Continue Reading →