ASA Bat Cerification
In the game of Softball there are many different types of bat certifications. ASA is one of the more common bat certifications out there and it is good for use in many leagues. ASA is the Amateur Softball Association of America. There goal is to make the game safer than it has ever been and to make the game of softball accessible to all. ASA measures the batted ball speed. No bat can exceed 125 feet per second to receive their certification. The reason their standard is so widespread is the success they have had in keeping the game of softball safe. Batters have not been hitting the ball as hard and this has significantly reduced injuries in the game. In addition, purchasing a bat with this certification is a very safe move and chances are you can use the bat in your league. There are many bats with this certification so finding one for you should not be a problem.