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Big Al Coaching Clinic Returns for 25th Year - Feb 20, 2016

Each year, District 57 is pleased to offer, at no cost to the participants, training for managers, coaches, and parents in how they can teach baseball skills to youth players.

This year, for the 25th consecutive year, Big AL and Scott Price will return to District 57 to provide this instruction.  The date will be a few weeks later than in the past, so that we can provide the opportunity to get more younger coaches involved.  The pair will be coming to conduct coaches training on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Dougherty High School.

Click HERE for a flyer about the clinic.

All managers - coaches - adults involved - parents - etc are encouraged to attend. There is no cost to District 57 participants.  As this is an adult training session, we ask that there be No Children Please.   

All CA57 leagues participate in this clinic and there is no cost to any CA57 member.   Big Al has launched his on-line Big Al coaches module - watch out for this. For non CA57 attendees, or for CA57 leagues which would like to purchase additional materials for your leagues, please see this handout.

 If you enjoyed the Big AL Coaches Clinic in the past , please provide feedback to your league president. This training would not exist without the support of the 12 leagues in District 57.

Joe Morgan at Big AL Clinic

 For more photos from the Big AL Clinic, please click here to visit our Flickr albums.


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District 57 extends a big welcome back to Big Al (Al Price), returning to District 57 for his 25th year to conduct the D57 Manager's and Coache's Clinic. Al has been training managers and coaches for over 25 years nationwide.

Please note this clinic is for manages, coaches, and parents only. No players are allowed to attend

  • Date:         February 20, 2016
  • Location:   Dougherty Valley High School,
                    10550 Albion Road
                    San Ramon (click for map)
  • Times:      8:00 - 12:00 for those coaching ages 5-8
  •                 12:30 - 4:30 for those coaching ages 9-13

All managers, coaches and parents who are part of District 57 may attend for free (no children/players please. See below for DVHS camp during this time period).

If you are outside the District 57 boundaries, the fee is $25/person, due by January 31.

If you are a Juniors level coach and are interested in Juniors level managers and coaching training, please contact Dave Wetmore at DA@CA57.og

Click here for a flyer about the clinic.

For more about Big Al - visit his website at

For a sample of Big Al's instruction, visit his YouTube site


Welcome Message from Dave Wetmore, District Administrator - California District 57

2016 Season - Our Commitment at D57 is to provide all parents, players, managers, coaches and volunteers with the finest program. I hope that everyone had an enjoyable 2015 playing season and now we prepare for 2015.   Please see our "calendar" section for upcoming training programs.

Highlights from 2014-15 calendar year:

* October & November of 2014 we held our annual Player Agent, Safety and Upper Division Meetings  

* February 2015 - our annual Big Al Clinic at Dougherty Valley HS -- packed as always

* April 2015 - we headed down to San Bernardino over winter break with 10 teams.  This was the San Bernardino Classic.VI.

* July 2015 -  All Stars with our teams doing outstanding.   In 50-70's the combined team from Danville/SRV/TVLL won the CA57 title which gave them the automatic berth into the 50-70's World Series.   In the 10-11's - Canyon Creek went to the championship game of the Nor Cal Division; 50-70's the combined team from Pleasanton advanced to the Regional play in Nogales, Arizona.    Congrats to all teams on a great year. 

* july 3 to August 8, 2015- the world returned for the 3rd 50-70's Intermediate World Series in Livermore, CA.  CA57 was the host - it was a huge success with over 40,000 people attending during the weeklong festivities.   Congratulations to Seoul, South Korea from the Asia Pacific region as the champion beating a very strong team from the Southeast Region (Wellington, Florida).

What can you look forward to in 2016? From the Big Al Mgr & Coaches Clinic to scorekeeping clinics to pitching clinics to player agent / league officials clincs to our very popular beginner, intermediate and advanced umpire clinics - we will have a clinic that can meet any or all of your needs. Lastly - our umpires put on one of the best regular and post season rules clinics in the country -- don't miss any of these outstanding clinics.

Other things to keep an eye out for ...and keep an eye on the calendar...there are many fantastic training programs both locally and also provided at the LL Western Region HQ's in San Bernardino.

February 6, 2016 -- All day mgr/coach/adult training clinic at DVHS with Big Al.

May - Memorial Day Weekend - the 12th Annual Western Region Challenger Jamboree hosted by CA57. Last year we had almost 30 teams come in from throughout the western region.....we hope to exceed that this year.

June - July -- well from the CA57 TOC's to the LL Int'l Allstars to CA57's special summer camp/games....we'll have plenty of baseball for everyone.

Little League Intermediate - 50/70's World Series - tentative dates are for teams to arrive (tentative) July 31 with the world series championship game on ESPN Augst 6.   Stay tuned and you can go to our website at for more information.

2016 will be a fun-filled year - Congratulations to all of District 57!!! District 57 is successful because of our outstanding volunteers. If you have the time -- PLEASE -- contact your league and get involved. As we continue to grow - District 57's programs can only continue with the commitment of our membership.

Remember the fun starts at 4 years old with Tee Ball -- and then players progress up to age 12 in the majors program..... BUT the real fun starts with our D57 programs of 50-70's or the many levels of Juniors and Senior/Big League offerings --- these divisions are for ages 13 to 18 - AND - they are a blast!!! Remember - LLB does provide a full softball program - we'd love to have you help us start that back up in 57 ....LL Softball also has world series at all levels.

CA District 57 - The proud home of the following Little League Baseball and Softball Programs. D57 is comprised of leagues and players, ages 4 through 18, from Livermore, Pleasanton, Dublin, San Ramon, Danville, Tassajara Valley and Alamo. All leagues are located in beautiful, sunny, Northern California

For more information, please contact your district administrator or local league for more information concerning our programs.

I hope that you have a fantastic and enjoyable experience - I look forward to seeing you during the 2015-16 calendar year. Please let us know if we can assist with any matters and/or improve our site.

All my best - Dave Wetmore - CA 57 District Administrator



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