Junior level
Posted Jan 21, 2019

Junior level

• Competitive Level Baseball

• This level is for 5th & 6th graders and normally has ~25 players

• The JBO matrix for our size program requires one American (higher level) and one National team

• Practices: 2-4 practices per week starting in Late March

• Bases are 70’ apart, pitching distance is 50’

• Games: 16+ league games on weeknight evenings starting in mid-to-late April and going through end of June or beginning of July. Travel to surrounding towns for games will be required.

Tournaments:

at least 3 (1 home/2 away) plus...

Districts: end of June or early-mid July (if qualified)

• 2019 National – June 20-23

• 2019 American – June 20-23

State Championships: mid-to-late July (if qualified)

• 2019 National – July 12-14

• 2019 American – July 12-14

Equipment Required

• Helmets

• Baseball Gloves

• Cleats (metal cleats not allowed at junior level)

• Protective Cup

• Water Bottles

• Team bats are provided but your child may want their own bat

• Bat bag to keep their stuff together

• Grey Baseball pants