8U - Minor rookie
Players born in 2011 or 2012 are eligible to register and play in this division.To enable player development, this division uses a pitching machine that throws straight pitches across the plate and batters have five attempts to hit the ball.
Each player is provided with a team shirt, ball cap and ball pants. Players are required to provide their own glove, jock and batting helmet (with strap).
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Opening Day will be held on May 4, 2019 at Lion's Arena. Players will pick up their uniforms, meet their teammates and coaches and take team photos. Other 2019 Important Dates can be found here.
Season length: May 6 - July 13, 2019
Game nights: Mondays, Wednesdays at 6:15pm
Game locations: Fields located in Kitchener and Waterloo.
Mid-season tournament: June 7-9, 2019
Championship day: July 13, 2019 (for the final 4 teams)
Early Bird Fee: $220 (increases to $245 after March 1, 2019)
Training and Practices:
Two instructional sessions at Blue Chip in Kitchener will also take place on a Monday or Wednesday evening.
Optional practice times are determined by coaches and are typically held on Saturdays.