Work Item
ASTM WK70909

New Specification for Defensive Player Mask for Womens Softball

1. Scope

This specification applies to protective masks designed to be used without additional headgear so to provide for additional protection and reduce injury to the eye.


womens softball; protective mask;


Several US state high school associations, as well as numerous youth softball groups, now mandate the use of a protective mask for womens softball and there is a need for a standard in the industry.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F08.57

Committee: F08

Staff Manager: Joe Koury

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 12-05-2019

Technical Contact: Gregg Hartley

Item: 001

Ballot: F08.57 (20-01)

Status: Will Reballot Item