LL Softball Rules & Regulations

Use this age chart to determine what division is appropriate for your player.

Little League® Baseball Divisions of Play

At BYS, the L.L. Division of Play is broken up into the following Divisions:

  • TEE BALL (4-6-year-olds)- An instructional program where children learn the fundamentals of hitting, running, fielding and throwing in a fun environment.

  • Coach Pitch (6-7-year-olds) – continued introduction baseball, coaches pitch the ball to the players, typically five pitches at first half of the season (last two tries with tee), three strikes at the second half of the season.

  • Minor Baseball (8-year-olds) – first level of kid pitch baseball, more in-depth baseball training.  Kids will learn how to pitch, work on more strategic defensive and offensive plays. 

  • AAA Baseball (9-11-year-olds) -  more in-depth baseball training.  Kids will learn how to pitch, work on more strategic defensive and offensive plays.

  • Major Baseball (10-12 year-olds) – intermediate player level, pitchers, and batters will see multiple types of pitches, coaches will teach signs, how to produce more defensive and offensive plays.

  • Junior Baseball (12 - 14 year-olds)

 

Players may qualify for a league’s 11- to 12-year-old tournament team which includes an opportunity to advance to the Little League Baseball® World Series in South Williamsport.

 

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