The dedication of Lloyd D. Grantham Field
See the dedication of the Lloyd D Grantham field that occurred on February 24, 2022.
Games are returning to GT Bray starting Monday, August 15.
Remember to call the Hot Line on game day for details, news and updates.
Lloyd Grantham Passed Away Tuesday
We are deeply saddened of the passing of our beloved father of Bradenton Senior Softball, Lloyd Grantham. He passed away peacefully on Tuesday at 4:00am. He will be laid to rest at the Brown and Sons Funeral Home on 43rd St. near Manatee Ave.on Tuesday May 31 from 5 - 7 pm. Services will be held at the St Peter and Paul's Church on 75th St. in Bradenton on Wednesday, June 1 at 9:30 am. The family is asking not to send flowers but would like any donations be made to Hospice or Bradenton Senior Softball.
Welcome Dave Freni to the BSS Board!
Dave Freni has been appointed by the board to replace Paul Wilson. Thank you Paul Wilson for all you have done for Bradenton Senior Softball over the years. Welcome Dave!
COVID Policy Update
The dues for October, November and December are $30.
We encourage the use of Paypal or Credit Card, since we are transitioning from cash and checks.
You can also pay the usual way (cash or check) to Barbara or Jack Gjeldum at the field.
Start time for our games moved to 9AM
Starting this Thursday, Nov 11, 2022, the games with start at 9:00AM.
Weekly Batting Practice being held at Buffalo Creek, starting at 8:30
If it is occupied, we will try to be on the football field directly behind it. If that is taken, we will try to be on one of the Little League fields.
(parking for those fields are accessed through the driveway to the golf course. )
Questionable Field Conditions?
Call our information line at 941-301-4129 if there is ever a question about field conditions. The league coordinator will update the message on this line as soon as he knows that the fields will be playable or not playable.
Looking for some softball equipment?
If you have softball equipment you want to sell, send an email to email@example.com and I will post it out.
Our Softball League
Our league has continuous competition 52 weeks/year. We play at GT Bray and Palma Sola Parks in Manatee County.
Anyone can play
Our players are 60 and older. Everyone is invited to play. All that sign up will be guaranteed to play at least one day per week.
We play all year
Our play is organized into leagues from January until April and we have pick-up games the rest of the year. We play double-headers and start early in the morning (usually 8:30 start time). There is also informal batting practice for those that would like to brush-up on their game
For more information, see this link.