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WAIKATO SOFTBALL APP
What can you do on the App?
Do I need a login?
No, the only people who need logins are those scoring the games and selecting the teams.
How do I get the App?
It's available now in the APP Store and Google Play Store.
WAIKATO SOFTBALL APP: FOR SCORING
The App has an "Officials" section that lets Teams and Umpires:
• Create Team Sheets - powered by TeamBuilder to select players
• Score games live
• Submit results directly from the App
• Results from all games live-stream on App and websites
• Improve the experience of volunteers, administrators and supporters of softball
• Submission of results and team sheets/game reports was paper based and labour intensive at the volunteer/administrator level
• Get results out quickly and accurately
• Visibility of results and standings for supporters of softball
How do I use it?
The first step is to ensure your club has registered everyone online through Sporty.co.nz and created teams in TeamBuilder.
All players, coaches, umpires and scorers need to registered and allocated into a team in Teambuilder. You will likely have people appearing in multiple teams.
To use the app as a scorer, check out the videos or Softball Official User Guide.
If your club has App set-up questions after reading these documents, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
How to login
Selecting a Game Day Team
Scoring a Game
WAIKATO SOFTBALL APP: RESOURCES
The Softball Officials User Guide is for:
The Club Admin User Guide is for:
Frequently Asked Questions
Will we still do paper team sheets, game reports or text in our scores?
No, all of these will be done in the App.
Which competitions/grades will use the app?
All grades of all competitions managed by Waikato Softball will use the App.
Who will have access to the Team Sheets & Game Scoring?
Anyone who has been given their teams 'Scorer Code' by their Club/School. Clubs/Schools will manage this, and have been asked to make sure there is back up in case someone is away or doesn't have their phone with them.
How will the players get on the Team Sheet?
All players must be registered and allocated to their team to appear on a team sheet. Unregistered players will not be able to be loaded to a team sheet.
Do you have to be online/using data to use the APP?
Only to select a team or submit a final result, everything else can be done offline on game day.
It's available now in the APP Store and Google Play Store - simply search for 'Waikato Softball App' and select download.
As a manager, scorer or coach how do I get access?
Your Club Administrator will provide you with the Scorer Code to access your team(s) games - each team has a different unique Scorer Code. If you are scoring for multiple teams, you will need to enter a Scorer Code for each team.
I forgot my password
You can reset your password via the official's login.
My App doesn't have an officials button?
Check you have downloaded the Waikato Softball Association app, not your local club app. Links to the app are above.
My phone died and I need to submit a team list, what do I do?
I have logged in, and I can’t see my game?
Some of my players aren’t there, why?
If they’re not registered they cannot play this match. Solution: Player needs to register online via their Clubs Softball Registration Form.
It's Game Day and I have a problem that isn’t answered here, what do I do?
WAIKATO SOFTBALL ASSOCIATION
PO BOX 6014, URLICH, HAMILTON, 3245