Aragona Pembroke Little League: Welcome

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Aragona Pembroke Little League - www.myapll.com

Aragona Pembroke is one of the oldest little leagues in the city of Virginia Beach, with 54 years of service to the youth of our community. Through our league, children age 4 through 18, learn fundamentals, teamwork, discipline, character, loyalty and how to have fun. We offer tee ball, softball, baseball and Challenger divisions in both the spring and the fall.



Thursday, April 3
Sign Up for RainedOut to Receive Urgent Alerts!

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APLL is now using RainedOut to inform you about cancelled events & games, changed plans and more.  The RainedOut service delivers our urgent alerts to you as a text message or email -- but only if you opt in for the service.
 
How to register for RainedOut:
Text "apllgames" to 84483 to receive text alerts from Aragona Pembroke Little League.
OR
Go to www.RainedOut.com and search for Aragona Pembroke Little League to sign up to receive text messages or email messages.
 
*Message and data rates may apply.  Please check with your carrier for more information.


Thursday, April 3
Opening Day at APLL Is Almost Here!

Opening Day this year will be Saturday, April 5th. All players should be at the complex no later than 9:30am so that the teams can be lined up for the parade kick-off at 10:00am. In case of rain on Saturday, messages will be sent via the RainedOut system to all subscribers. Opening Day at APLL is a long-standing tradition that includes the annual parade of teams and the traditional Opening Day Ceremony, followed by the playing of the first games of the year! Hope to see you there!


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Monday, March 10
APLL 2014 Late Registration Process

Although our official registration sessions have ended, limited spaces are available in select divisions. If you are interested in signing up your player for a division that has openings, please follow the process outlined below. For closed divisions, you may have your child placed on a wait list in the event a vacancy becomes available on a team after our season begins. 

Current Openings By Division (as of 3/21/2014):

Softball (based on player’s age as of December 31, 2013)

Minor Softball (league ages 7-9) = closed/wait list 

Major Softball (league ages 10-12) = closed/wait list

Junior/Senior Softball (league ages 13-16) - closed/wait list 

Baseball (based on player’s age as of April 30, 2014)

Tee Ball Baseball (league ages 4-6) = closed/wait list 

Minor B Baseball (league ages 7-8) = closed/wait list 

Minor A Baseball (league ages 9-10) = closed/wait list 

Major Baseball (league ages 11-12) = closed/wait list 

 Senior Baseball (league ages 13-16) = closed/wait list

Process for Late Registration/Addition to Wait List:

Parents interested in registering a player in an open division or having their child’s name added to the wait list for closed divisions must send an email with the following to the appropriate email address below.

Player’s name

Player’s date of birth

Player’s league age

Player’s gender

Player’s address

Parent’s name

Primary phone number

All requests must be sent to: cmianulli@cox.net. 

Requests will be taken in the order that they are received at this email address. No phone calls or walk-ins will be accepted. No special requests can be accepted.

If there is space for your child, you will receive an acknowledgement email advising that your request has been accepted, with the date and time to meet with the Player Agent at the APLL Complex to complete your registration. Failure to attend this meeting will result in moving your request to the back of the line and your child may lose their chance to play.

Late Registration Costs:

All players registering for the APLL Spring season must commit to a fundraiser at the time of registration.  At this point we are no longer offering candy or Joe Corbi's Pizza.  All late registrations will only have the option of the cash buyout of $35. These costs are in addition to the registration fees listed below:

League ages 4-8:

Registration fee of $50 + Fundraiser of $35

League ages 9-10:

Registration fee of $60 + Fundraiser of $35

League ages 11-12:

Registration fee of $70 + Fundraiser of $35

League ages 13-16 (Junior/Senior Divisions):

Registration fee of $80 + Fundraiser of $35

 

The FAMILY CAP of $180 applies only to APLL Registration Fees.

For late registration, APLL accepts cash (exact change) and checks. Checks should be made out to APLL.



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Tuesday, January 21
APLL Spring Season 2014 Registration



Registration for the APLL Spring Season will take place at Witchduck Bingo Hall (located at 660 N Witchduck Road in Virginia Beach):
Saturday, February 1st = Noon to 3pm
Saturday, February 8th = Noon to 3pm
(Save HALF off the Registration Fee per player when you register on February 1st or February 8th!)
Saturday, February 15th = Noon to 3pm
Saturday, February 22nd = Noon to 3pm

All returning players must be registered by February 22nd by 3pm.
 
ALL players should bring their birth certificate and 3 proof of residency documents to sign up. For more information regarding acceptable proof of residency documents please see the handout link below.

Registration Fees for the 2014 Spring Season are:
League Age 4 through 8 = $50 plus mandatory fundraiser
League Age 9 through 10 = $60 plus mandatory fundraiser
League Age 11 through 12 = $70 plus mandatory fundraiser
League Age 13 through 16 = $80 plus mandatory fundraiser
All Challengers = free registration - must do mandatory fundraiser
Family Cap = $180 (Applies only to registration fees - not to fundraisers)
 
We accept cash, checks, and credit/debit cards!

All players registering for the APLL spring season must commit to a mandatory fundraiser at the time of registration.
 
Fundraiser choices for 2014 are:
World's Finest Chocolate (pay $60 at registration, sell the candy bars and keep the proceeds)
Joe Corbi's Pizza (minimum sale of 10 items per player - payment must be submitted with orders)
Cash Buyout ($35)
 Please noted that fundraiser items may be limited -- and individuals registering at later sessions may not have all the selections to choose from. 

APLL Registration Fee Scholarships are available - applications will be available during our registration sessions.

Opening Day for the APLL Spring Season will be Saturday, April 5th. Closing Day will be Saturday, June 14th.

Handout: Proof of Residency Documents

Wednesday, January 29
New Little League Boundary Rules!

This year, a new Little League rule allows your children to play for the league where their school is located. Or, as always, they can play for the league where your home is located. This new rule gives parents the option to register their children for the Little League that is truly most convenient to the family, and further enhance the role of community with the classmates and their families.

If your child attends one of the below listed schools in Aragona –Pembroke Little League boundaries, but you do not live in APLL boundaries, your child may still register to play at APLL:

Public Schools:

Bayside High School

Princess Anne High School

Renaissance Academy

Old Donation Center

Independence Middle School

Bayside Middle School

Arrowhead Elementary

Kemp’s Landing Magnet School

Bayside Elementary

Fairfield Elementary

Diamond Springs Elementary

Hermitage Elementary

Kempsville Elementary

Luxford Elementary

Pembroke Meadows Elementary

Newtown Elementary

Pembroke Elementary

Shelton Park Elementary

Point O’View Elementary

Woodstock Elementary

Williams Elementary

Thoroughgood Elementary

Private Schools:

Ivy League Academy

St. Gregory the Great School

Chesapeake Bay Academy

Anchor Christian School

Tabernacle Baptist Academy

Old Donation Episcopal School

Baylake Pines School

Daniels Christian Academy

St. Matthews School

Requirements: A player will be deemed to attend school in the boundaries if the physical location of the school where they attend classes is within the boundaries established by the local league. Note: This excludes home schools, cyber schools, sports-related schools, sports academies, or preschool or after school where a student participates outside of the primary school the player is enrolled. School attendance shall be established and supported by a document indicating enrollment for the current academic year, dated prior to October 1, 2013 and with the physical location of the school, from ONE of the following categories to determine school attendance by such player:

1. Official/Certified School enrollment record .

2. School issued report card or performance record.

3. A Little League issued school attendance form completed by the principal, assistant principal or administrator.



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Presidential Memo

Welcome to www.myapll.com, the official site of Aragona Pembroke Little League. On behalf of the Board of Directors, I invite you to attend our next General Membership meeting on April 7, 2014 at 6:30pm at Witchduck Hall.  Witchduck Hall is located at 660 North Witchduck Road and is where APLL hosts Bingo sessions to raise funds for our league. 

By attending General Membership meetings, you will stay informed regarding League business and events.  Our meetings offer you the opportunity to ask questions, make suggestions and, if you are a Voting Member, have a say on League issues.

Lou Mazza, President


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Support APLL Through Our Bingo Sessions At Witchduck Hall

You can support the league through our Bingo Sessions at Witchduck Hall all year long!  Bingo is the major fundraising activity for Aragona Pembroke Little League and enables us to keep our registration costs low.

Our sessions run every:

Wednesday Morning - games begin at 10:30am

Wednesday Evening - games begin at 6:30pm

Friday Morning - games begin at 10:30am

Friday Evening - games begin at 6:30pm

 Witchduck Hall is located at 660 North Witchduck Road in Virginia Beach and features an enclosed smoke-free Bingo room, security, great parking, easy entry for the handicapped, an ATM in the hall and a great Novelty Shop & Snack Bar. 



Saturday, May 29
Follow APLL on Facebook!

Check out the Aragona Pembroke Little League Facebook page!


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