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Baseball Divisions

Tee Ball
Tee Ball Baseball is for boys and girls 5-6 years old who want to learn the fundamentals of hitting and fielding. In Tee Ball, players hit a ball off a batting tee. Rules of the game may be varied to accommodate the need for teaching. The primary goals of Tee Ball are to instruct children in the fundamentals of baseball and to allow them to experience the value of teamwork.  No live pitching is permitted in this division. Generally, the diamond used is a 60-foot diamond, but the league has the option to use a 50-foot diamond.

Youth Minors- Coach Pitch
Minor League coach pitch programs for boys and girls 7-9 years old. This division is coach pitch, with the adults providing all the pitching.  Rosters are composed of between 9 and 15 players. The diamond used is a 60-foot diamond and the pitching distance is 46 feet.

Minors - Player Pitch
Minor League Player Pitch (kid pitch) programs for boys and girls 8-10 years old.  This division is player pitch, with the players providing all the pitching.   This is the last "instructional" league before the Little League level.  Rosters are composed of between 9 and 15 players. The diamond used is a 60-foot diamond and the pitching distance is 46 feet.

Majors - Little League
The Little League Baseball Division (sometimes known as the Major Division) is for boys and girls ages 10-12. The diamond used is a 60-foot diamond and the pitching distance is 46 feet. The league chooses a Tournament Team (or "All Stars") of 11-12-year-olds from within this division, and the team enters the International Tournament. The culmination of the International Tournament is the Little League Baseball World Series, featuring teams from around the globe. All expenses for the teams advancing to the World Series (travel, meals and housing) are paid by Little League Baseball.


Softball Divisions

Minors - Player Pitch
Girls Minor League Softball is for younger players with less experience. The minor league may be players ages 7-11. Younger girls play in the baseball division until they are ready to transition to player pitch levels. The diamond used is a 60-foot diamond and the pitching distance is 35 feet.

Majors - Little League
The Girls Little League Softball Division (sometimes known as the Major Division) is for girls ages 9-12. The diamond used is a 60-foot diamond and the pitching distance is 40 feet. The local league has an option to choose a Tournament Team (or "All Stars") of 11-12-year-olds from within this division, and the team may enter the International Tournament. The culmination of the International Tournament is the Girls Little League Softball World Series, featuring teams from around the globe. All expenses for the teams advancing to the World Series (travel, meals and housing) are paid by Little League International.
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