YYC Softball Little League

"The kids game is NOT supposed to look like the adult version"

Age Categories:
Age categories are listed below, however, movement between age groups will be flexible.  Since all age groups will meet on the same dates and times, players will be grouped based on similar skill and age.  Below are the age categories and corresponding year of birth.  

U10: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
U12: 2007, 2008
U14: 2005, 2006
U16: 2003, 2004
U19: 2000, 2001, 2002

Days of the Week:
U10-U19  will meet 3 times per week on Sunday afternoons (between 3pm and 6pm), Tuesday and Thursday Evenings (between 6:15 and 8:30).  Times may vary slightly by age group. 

Skill Development:
All players will work on catching, throwing, hitting, base running, and sliding.  In addition, players will be encouraged to specialize in either catching or pitching, but can choose to learn both as well.  U10-U19 will work with specialized instructors on a weekly basis.

Game Play:
Game play will progress though out the year based on age and skill of different groups.  
Players will play  6 vs. 6 games with modified rules.  The rules for these games will depend on age group and skill.  Please see the rules page for more details.

Festival Weekends:
Festivals weekends will include games and other social events.