Baseball As Prep Sports
Baseball is one of the well known sports of the world. Two teams of nine players each competes each other in this game. The goal of this sport is to score runs by striking a thrown ball with a bat and hitting a series of four bases sorted at the areas of a 90 feet square, or diamond. In this sport, player of the team has to take turns striking against the pitcher of the other team who tries to stop them from making runs by getting hitters out in any of several ways. However, baseball is one of the leading sports of Washington. This is the place where modern baseball which is now seen today has been developed. Baseball on the professional, amateur, and youth or baseball in high school is very popular in United States of America. Even Professional Major League Baseball is divided into National League and American league. Nonetheless, baseball as prep sports also became popular in Washington.
The rules high school prep baseball is almost similar to Major League Baseball rules but has some few exceptions. Prep sport baseball or High school baseball rules was established by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS). However, the entire high school rule book in Washington will most likely contain the rules published by this association. The official high school rule book sets rules, but is also interested in establishing conduct of behavior that is professional and tied to scholastics and safety considerations. Baseball rules in high school are written so that young baseball players understand that ethical conduct is held in the highest regard. One of the advantages to belonging to the National Federation of State High School Associations is that, the federation can issue play interpretations. This can be very useful for coaches attempting to teach the many different plays to young baseball players.
Following the rules established by the NFHS, different Washington schools have started playing baseball in their own school. They even formed their owned baseball association which represents their schools. With the changing time prep baseball became very famous in Washington. Different competitions of baseball at high school level are also held in Washington. Some of the well known high schools in Washington include Richland High School, Selah High School, Naches High School, Tahoma High School, West Chehalis High School, Bishop Blanchet High School, Lake Washington High School and Bainbridge High School.