Age Group Offerings

Charts

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T-Ball

In-house co-ed program designed for 3 and 4 year olds that explores the basic fundamentals of baseball. All games are played on Saturdays (possible Sundays) at Founders Park. This league has an 8 game season umpired by coaches. The Lake Saint Louis Parks and Recreation Department provides:

  • 5 Batters Helmets
  • End of Season Trophies
  • Hats
  • Practice Time
  • Practice/Game Balls
  • Shirts

T-Ball teams will be scheduled for 8 games. The league has adopted a 7 game minimum rule for teams. Only games necessary to reach the minimum (7) will be rescheduled after the drop dead date of July 1st. Please note that every effort will be made to play all 8 games prior to July 1st.

Coach Pitch

In-house co-ed league for 5 and 6 year olds. All games are played on Saturdays (possible Sundays) at Founders Park. This league has an 8 game season umpired by coaches. The Lake Saint Louis Parks and Recreation Department provides:

  • 5 Batters Helmets
  • End of Season Trophies
  • Hats
  • Practice Time
  • Practice/Game Balls
  • Shirts

5 and 6U teams will be scheduled for 8 games, during the game each child will receive 5 pitches from their coach, then allowed to hit off the tee. The league has adopted a 7 game minimum rule for teams. Only games necessary to reach the minimum (7) will be rescheduled after the drop dead date of July 1st. Please note that every effort will be made to play all 8 games prior to July 1st.

Machine Pitch Baseball

Machine pitch is played by 7 and 8 year old boys. This group plays a 10 game season, played Monday through Friday (weather permitting), and occasionally on Saturdays. Teams will travel to other cities for away games as part of the New Horizons league. Teams provide their own uniforms. The only City uniform requirement is that each player has a 6 inch number on the back of their shirt. 

7 and 8U teams will be scheduled for 10 games. The league has adopted an 8 game minimum rule for teams. Only games necessary to reach the minimum (8) will be rescheduled after the drop dead date of July 1st. Please note that every effort will be made to play all 10 games prior to July 1st.

Player Pitch Baseball

9U and up are player pitch. This group plays a 12 game season, played Monday through Friday (weather permitting), and occasionally on Saturdays. Teams will travel to other cities for away games as part of the New Horizons league. Teams provide their own uniforms. The only City uniform requirement is that each player has a 6 inch number on the back of their shirt. 

9U and up teams will be scheduled for 12 games. The league has adopted a 10 game minimum rule for teams. Only games necessary to reach the minimum (10) will be rescheduled after the drop dead date of July 15th. Please note that every effort will be made to play all 12 games prior to July 15th.

Machine Pitch Softball

Machine pitch is played by 7 and 8 year old girls.This group plays a 10 game season, played Monday through Friday (weather permitting), and occasionally on Saturdays. Teams will travel to other cities for away games as part of the New Horizons league. Teams provide their own uniforms. The only City uniform requirement is that each player has a 6 inch number on the back of their shirt. 

7 and 8U teams will be scheduled for 10 games. The league has adopted an 8 game minimum rule for teams. Only games necessary to reach the minimum (8) will be rescheduled after the drop dead date of July 1st. Please note that every effort will be made to play all 10 games prior to July 1st.

Player Pitch Softball

10U and up are player pitch. This group plays a 12 game season, played Monday through Friday (weather permitting), and occasionally on Saturdays. Teams will travel to other cities for away games as part of the New Horizons league. Teams provide their own uniforms. The only City uniform requirement is that each player has a 6 inch number on the back of their shirt. 

10U and up teams will be scheduled for 12 games. The league has adopted a 10 game minimum rule for teams. Only games necessary to reach the minimum (10) will be rescheduled after the drop dead date of July 15th. Please note that every effort will be made to play all 12 games prior to July 15th.