2019 Grand Forks Youth Baseball Association Fall League Operations
8 Year Olds: Station Drills and Games (46’ Pitching/60’ Bases)
9 Year Olds: Games (46’ Pitching/60’ Bases)
10/11 Year Olds: Games (50’ Pitching/70’ Bases)
12/13 Year Olds: Games (60’ Pitching/90’ Bases)
14-16 Year Olds: Games (60’ Pitching/90’ Bases)
*We may need to combine age groups depending on the number of registered players
* Purpose of the fall league is to prepare players for the next level and to get players more baseball experience.
*Age Divisions will be based on the level of play from the 2019 season (Age of player on April 30, 2019)
Start Date: July 24, 2019
End Date: August 28, 2019 (6 week schedule)
8 Year Olds: This will be a program which is setup to prepare the players for 9 year old Cal Ripken Baseball. There will be a focus on fundamentals (hitting, fielding, baserunning) along with an introduction to pitching. Players will be divided into compete stations and rotated for the first few weeks. The last few weeks the players will play real baseball games.
9-16 Year Olds: Games will be played each week. We will keep standings, and we might play a tournament the last week.
Night of the week: Wednesdays. 6:00pm-8:00pm.
Number of Teams in Each League: As many as numbers allow. 10-12 players per team.
Eligibility: Players from Grand Forks and surrounding communities are eligible to play in the GF Youth Baseball Fall League.
Player Evaluation & Team Formation: No travel or pre-selected teams in the league. All players will be placed in a pool, and teams will be selected by the coordinator for equal competition. Player evaluations will include past experience and spring evaluations. For players not associated with GF Youth Baseball, the coordinator will work closely with the player’s association to determine that players evaluation.
8 year olds - $50
9-16 year olds - $75
*These plans are subject to potential change.