Rookies / Coaches Pitch - age 6-7-8
Updated Thursday January 25, 2018 by Northampton Baseball & Softball.
Typically appropriate for children in: Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade
Prerequisite: players have 1-2 years of T-Ball experience
AGE 6, we recommend your player have at least one year of T-Ball before joining our program
AGE 9 players are accepted with limited/no baseball/softball experience as a means of being introduced to the sport through our program
Our program will include two division levels of baseball
Single A Division: coaches pitch program where our newer/younger players are taught fundamentals to support their entry to baseball.
Double A Division: coaches & players pitch – This level is for players with one or more seasons of coaches pitch experience and who are ready for a more challenging level of introductory baseball. Coaches and players will split pitching duties.
Both levels will include player development programs appropriate to the level at which players are participating.
RIF safety balls and newest equipment is utilized for maximum player safety and interest
Equipment Needed: League supplies all equipment - helmets and bats etc...
Will be used to determine the player's divisional placement - players MUST attend
Players will be provided a uniform top, practice shirt, hat, socks, belt and WHITE baseball pants
NOTE: DIVISIONAL PLACEMENT IS EVALUATION BASED - NBSL makes all divisional placement decisions