Spring Little League Softball

Regular Registration Dates:  January 15 – February 15

Late Registration Dates:  February 16 – 29 (but leagues close when they are full)

Season Dates:  March – June

Eligible Players:  Boys (or girls) ages 4 – 18.

Eligible Addresses:  Players must reside in the following:

Uwchlan, West Pikeland Townships or parts of northern East Caln Township

or attend a school within that area

Fields and Facilities:  Lionville Park, Shamona Peck, Acker, Williamsburg, DEHS

Required Equipment:  Supplied by player:  Glove, cleats, baseball pants

Supplied by LYA:  Uniform (shirt, socks, hat) bats, balls

Contact Information:  LYA Intramural Softball Commissioner – Steve Byrnes lyalightning@gmail.com

 

Softball Information for Spring 2017

Find your child’s age/birth date in the chart below to see the leagues  they are eligible for in Spring 2017:

League age

Born between Eligible Leagues

4

1/1/12 – 12/31/12 T-ball

5

1/1/11 – 12/31/11 T-ball

6

1/1/10 – 12/31/10 T-ball

7

1/1/09 – 12/31/09 Rookie

8

1/1/08 – 12/31/08 Rookie

9

1/1/07 – 12/31/07 Minors

10

1/1/06 – 12/31/06 Minors or Majors (Depending on skill level and slots available)

11

1/1/05 – 12/31/05 Minors or Majors (Depending on skill level and slots available)

12

1/1/04 – 12/31/04 Majors

13

1/1/03 – 12/31/03 Juniors

14

1/1/02 – 12/31/02 Juniors

15

1/1/01 – 12/31/01 Seniors

16

1/1/00 – 12/31/00 Seniors

17

1/1/99 – 12/31/99 Seniors

18

1/1/98 – 12/31/98 Seniors

 

Softball Fees by League for Spring 2017

AGE GROUPS BORN BETWEEN SPORT FEE
T-Ball (Ages 4-6) 01/01/2010 – 12/31/2012 $90.00
Rookie (Age 7) 01/01/2009 – 12/31/2009 $115.00
Rookie (Age 8) 01/01/2008 – 12/31/2008 $115.00
Minor (Age 9) 01/01/2007 – 12/31/2007 $115.00
Minor (Age 10-11) 01/01/2005 – 12/31/2006 $115.00
Major (Age 10-12) 01/01/2004 – 12/31/2006 $115.00
Junior (Age 13-14) 01/01/2002 – 12/31/2003 $115.00
Senior (Age 15-16) 01/01/2000 – 12/31/2001 $115.00
Senior (Age 17-18) 01/01/1998 – 12/31/1999 $115.00

SPRING 2017 EVALUATION SCHEDULE – MINORS/MAJORS

  • Location:   All-Star Baseball Academy
  • Date:   Sunday, March 12, 2017
  • Time:   Majors: 9am – 10:30am; Minors:  10:30am – Noon

SOFTBALL LEAGUE DESCRIPTIONS:

LEAGUE

DESCRIPTION

T-Ball

4 through 6 year-olds hit a “reduced impact” ball off a tee. Emphasis is placed on throwing, hitting, & catching basics, and learning positions.

Rookies

7 and 8 year-olds play with  a “reduced injury” softball, with continued focus on skill & position development.  Coach pitch and introduction of girls pitching and Little League Rules.  Introduction of postseason tournament against other District 28 teams.

Minors

9, 10 and some 11 year-olds with mostly Little League rules.   Girls learn all aspects of competitive softball.   Postseason play begins with both in house playoffs and District 28 Tournament.  Tryouts are held for team and league placements.  Tryouts for 2017 will be in March.  Check back later for more detailed information.

Majors

11 and 12 year-olds play full Little League rules in-house and against other District 28 teams throughout Chester County.  Postseason Little League play continues.   Tryouts are held for team and league placement.  Tryouts for 2017 will be in March.  Check back later for more detailed information.
Juniors/Seniors 13-18 year-olds play Little League rules, both in-house and against other District 28 teams throughout Chester County.   Postseason Little League play continues.