The Nola Softball League, commonly referred to as NSL, is a non-profit organization promoting and supporting the LGBT community here in New Orleans.
The mission of NSL is to foster a positive environment for recreation and socializing through amateur slow-pitch softball, while supporting NSL sponsors and our community’s charitable organizations. NSL membership is open to all individuals, without prejudice.
NOLA Softball League plays by ASA (Amateur Softball Association) rules and regulations. Visit www.asasoftball.com for more information about the ASA.
The NSL is also a member in good standing of NAGAAA. NAGAAA serves as the national governing body for its member cities, which now includes over three-dozen alliance members throughout North America. Various member cities sponsor national invitational softball tournaments throughout the year. NAGAAA also sponsors the annual Gay Softball World Series in late summer/early fall that is hosted by a different member city each year.
Membership is open to all individuals who:
- Are eighteen (18) years of age on or before the first day of the current Spring season. Upon request, proof of age shall be furnished to the Board of Directors.
- Have paid all required annual dues and submitted required documents to the Board.
- Live within 225 miles of New Orleans.
Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees will manage the affairs and funds of NSL. The NSL Board of Trustees serves without compensation.
The Board of Trustees shall consist of seven (7) members who shall be elected by and from the NSL membership. Each Trustee shall hold office for two (2) consecutive years and until the next annual meeting of the members and until a successor has been elected, unless such Trustee shall sooner resign or be removed.