Rules / Guidelines / Policies

Game Play Rules (BRYC & Inter-league)

USA Rules (2020) - Nation-wide rules governing girls fast-pitch softball

Supplimental rules that governing BRYC and the Northern Virginia leagues participating in inter-league play throughout the year

8u Rules  |  10u Rules  |  12u Rules  |  18u Rules

Coaches please note, these rules are not a comprehesive set of rules, they are simply a subset of rules that are tailored for BRYC and Inter-league play.  For a complete set of rules for girls softball, you will go to the "USA Rules (2020)" link above.

Guidelines & Policies

General League Guidelines were updated in 2020.  All coaches should be familiar with these guidelines.  If you have a question about any of them, please email the commissioner for your age group or the BRYC Softball Commissioner at

BRYC Risk Management Policy 

BRYC Softball Code of Conduct Policy

BRYC Field Use Policy

Inclement Weather Policy

Fairfax County Field Closure Guidance

Cool Links


About Us

About Us

BRYC Softball is a girls fastpitch softball organization in Fairfax County, Virginia that is dedicated to providing girls with the opportunity to experience recreational and competitive softball in an atmosphere that encourages and promotes teamwork, friendships, and good sportsmanship.