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Little League Spring Baseball

MISSION
This program is designed to give players the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of the sport, develop already established skills, learn about teamwork and the way to handle the ups and downs of winning and losing, and how to work hard to achieve a goal!

AGE DIVISIONS

 
Age Eligibility:
Co-Ed Tee Ball: 4-5 year olds: (Tee/Coach pitch, including 6 year olds that have never played before)
Rookies: 6-7 year olds: (all Coach pitch, including 8 year olds that have never played before)
AA: 8-9 year olds (Intro to Player pitch)
AAA: 9-10 year olds (Player pitch)
Majors: 11-12 year olds (Player pitch)
Juniors/Seniors: 13-16 year olds (Player pitch)
*Please be advised that 6 year old TeeBall players, 8 year old Rookies players and 10 year old AA players may play up to the next league if they prefer. 


SEASON TIMELINE
The Spring baseball season plans to start the beginning of April for ALL AYS Leagues (Tee Ball through Juniors/Seniors). The season will wrap up around mid-June.

Tentative Spring 2024 Schedule:

Sunday, 03/10       1:00pm | Rookies Evaluations (Last Name A-K) | AHS Fieldhouse

                           2:00pm | Rookies Evaluations (Last Name L-Z) | AHS Fieldhouse

                           3:15pm | AA Evaluations | AHS Fieldhouse

                           5:00pm | AAA & Majors Evaluations (Last Name A-K) | AHS
   Fieldhouse

                           6:00pm | AAA/Majors Evaluations (Last Name, L-Z) | AHS
   Fieldhouse

Wednesday, 03/13  Junior/Senior Evaluations | 6:30pm - 8:30pm AHS Fieldhouse

Saturday, 03/16     12:00pm - 4:00pm | Field Clean-up Day (Volunteer opportunity)
   | AYS Fields

Monday, 04/1        Practices Begin | AYS Fields

Saturday, 04/13     Opening Day | AYS Fields

Saturday, 06/08    Season ends.

COST
Early Bird Pricing: Register Friday, Dec. 8th - Wednesday, Jan. 31st, 2024:
Tee Ball: $93.00*
Rookies: $136.00*
AA, AAA & Majors: $155.00*
Juniors & Seniors: $170.00*
*Early Bird Discount will auto apply at check-out during the dates listed above.*

Regular Pricing: Register Thursday, Feb. 1st - Friday, March 1st, 2024: 
Tee Ball: $116.00
Rookies: $170.00
AA, AAA & Majors: $194.00
Juniors & Seniors: $212.00


REGISTRATION
Registration opened as of December 8, 2024. Register by January 31, 2024, to receive early bird pricing. Registration will close on March 1, 2024.

PLEASE NOTE: If your athlete is considering playing AYS Baseball but is waiting to see if they make a school team, please go ahead and register them so they have a spot. If they make a school team, per our Refund Policy we will issue a full refund.

PRACTICES AND GAMES
All league schedules vary. Each league will have two or three events per week (games and/or practices). Games may be scheduled in the evenings, but they are usually on Saturdays. If games are scheduled during the week, we will be mindful of school schedules.

Practices and games are held at the AYS Fields, located at 866 S. County Road 625 E., Avon.

GEAR REQUIRED
AYS will provide players with uniform shirts and hats. Players are asked to purchase gray baseball pants, a fielding glove, a bat, and a batting helmet. Cleats and a protective cup are encouraged (non-metal), but not mandatory.

Participants are required to use a USA bat. Juniors/Seniors League participants can use either a USA bat or BBCOR approved bat. For Juniors/Seniors bat regulations, click HERE.

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Click the image below to view the Spring 2024 Little League Baseball Coaching Handbook!





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COMMISSIONER
George Mallett | [email protected]
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COMMITTEE

Assistant Commissioner: Eric Polgar
Coed Tee Ball Division Coordinator: Drew Dunivan
Rookies Division Coordinator: Danny Bridge
AA Division Coordinator: Justin Culp
AAA Division Coordinator: Randy Green
Majors Division Coordinator: Randy Green
Jr./Sr. Division Coordinator: Dave Hodge
Fundraising Coordinator: Tiffany Green

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
1. League Coordinator
2. Head Coach
3. Assistant Coach
4. Baseball Committee Member

AYS Baseball is not able to operate without volunteers. Please consider volunteering as a League Coordinator, Head Coach, Assistant Coach, or as a member of the Baseball Committee! To begin the volunteer application process, login to your AYS account (or register for a new account), click on the "Volunteer tab," click on "Find Volunteer Roles," select "View Divisions" under the program that you are interested in volunteering for!
Background Check required.

Participant Eligibility Requirements

Players will be eligible to play Spring Little League Baseball if they reside, or the physical location of the school where they attend classes, is within the following boundaries (Physical map prevails, but here are the approximate boundaries):

  • South of 300 N.
  • West of Raceway Rd.
  • East of 300/425 E. (roughly)
  • North of 300 S.

 

Schedules

Spring 2024 Baseball Schedules:

Coming Soon! 

Rules

Co-Ed Tee Ball Division Rules
Rookies Division Rules
AA Division Rules
AAA Division Rules
Majors Division Rules
Juniors/Seniors Division Rules

For 2024 Little League Spring Baseball, participants are required to use a USA bat.

Juniors/Seniors League participants can use either a USA bat or BBCOR approved bat.

UMPIRES NEEDED

AYS is currently looking for umpires for its Baseball and Softball programs. Interested individuals must be at least 13 years of age. Adults are welcome, too. 

Prior experience is not required, as AYS offers all required training.
Criminal Background Check is required for adults 18 and over. Two letters of recommendation are required for minors under the age of 18.

Pay is based on experience.

Questions? Email us at [email protected].

team/player/parent communication

AYS Coaches will utilize Game Changer to communicate with players/families. Please download the Game Changer app. on your smartphone. Once your player is rostered to a team, you will be able to access the schedule.

Game Changer Help Center

Registration Listing

2024 Little League Baseball

The AYS Little League Baseball program (formerly AJAA) is designed to teach players many life lessons. Through active play, kids will learn the fundamentals of baseball, develop skills, learn about teamwork, equip themselves to handle the ups and downs of winning and losing, and how to work hard to achieve a goal with a group of peers.

For more detailed info about the Spring Little League Baseball program, please visit the web page by clicking HERE

Juniors/Seniors

Registration closes on 03/13/2024 at 11:59 PM
Season Dates: 03/04/2024 to 06/11/2024
$212.00

Contact

Avon, Indiana Sports
866 S County Rd 625 E 
Avon, Indiana 46123

Phone: 317-839-5480
Email: [email protected]

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