Minor Level
Posted Jan 21, 2019

Minor level (formerly Midgets)

• Competitive Level Baseball

• This level is for 3rd & 4th graders and normally has ~35 players

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

• Practices: 2-4 practices per week starting in early April

• Bases are 60’ apart, pitching distance is 45’

• Games: 14+ league games on weeknight evenings starting in late April and going through end of June or beginning of July. Travel to surrounding towns for games will be required.

Tournaments:

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

Districts: mid-to-end of June (if qualified)

• 2019 National – June 13-16

• 2019 American – June 13-16

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)

• 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