CALIFORNIA DISTRICT 40: My Site News

Thursday, April 14
2016 LLB Roundtable Rule - New rule implementation

There are four rule changes that will be implemented for the 2016 Tournament Season.

These rule changes affect the following:

  Regulation I(b) Tournament Managers and Coaches

  Regulation VI(c) Rule 3.03 in Softball

  Release of names and practices

  Tournament Player Eligibility.

One rule change will be implemented in the 2017 Season

  Regulation 1(a) and IV(c) - affects Major, Intermediate, Junior, Senior and Big League Baseball and Softball.

 

All of the above changes will be reviewed and explained at the next District meeting.



Friday, January 1
LLI Age change ruling
In order to dispell rumors and false information, please read and retain the following news release from LLI regarding your childs league age detrermination chart (for Baseball only).  These charts, as well as the waiver process for 2018 is in effect at the present time.
Handout: League Age change ruling

Wednesday, September 30
2018 is set for Changes

1.  The final age determination date will be in full force.  Ask your local league for this seasons age chart.

2.  Bats!

A new regulation will be in effect for all non-wood bats starting January 1, 2018.

All non-wood bats below the NHSF and NCAA level of play will be required to conform.

All non-wood bats, used in the youth sports program, will be required to have a stamp or designation as being

 "USABat" approved.  Additional requirements to follow.

Manufacturer's are scheduled to release the new style bats around November of 2017. 

Please make sure that your purchases during the next two seasons allow for these changes.

 

Have a great Season. 



Saturday, September 13
2016 Changes

Rule and Regulation changes for the 2016 Season.  This will help start our transition into another season.  In the next few months, any addition rule or regulation changes for this season will be forwarded to this site.

Regular Season

1.  Clarification on the 2018 bat rules and requirements.

2.  Change to rule books will include abbreviated operating manual, now referred to as "Operation Policies".

3.  Changes in state law requirements for background checks.

4.  New League Age charts for 2016, 2017, 2018.

5.  Added umpires authority to impose penalties for making a travisty of a game. 

Tournaments

1.  Changed requirements for replacement of player, manager & coaches.

 

All of these changes will be explaned at our District Presidents meetings. 

Keep checking back.

 

Good Luck 


Handout: 2015 Rule and Regulation changes

Monday, August 17
District Staff Opening

For the first time in 13 years, there will be an open position on the District Staff.  WE are sad to see this person leaving, but the position is important enough to keep filled.

Please download and submit to the district administrators email address, when completed. 


Handout: staff application

Tuesday, December 22
2016 District Tournaments

This year, the District has modified how it selects the tournament sites for the current season.  We are proud to announce the chosen sites.

MSMTOC

Baseball

     Minor, Major - Woodland Hills Sunrise Little League*

     Junior's - Granada Hills Little league*

Softball

     Minor, Major and Junior Divisions - San Fernando National Little League*

All _Stars

Baseball

     9-10, 10-11 and Major Divisions - Sherman Oaks Southern Little League*

     Intermediate - TBD

     Juniors - Granada Hills Little League*

Softball

     9-10, 10-11, Majors and Juniors - San Fernando National Little League*

Section

     10-11 Baseball - Sherman  Oaks Southern  Little  League 

     10 -11 Softball -  San Fernando National Little  League 

     Intermediate Baseball - TBD


   *The above mentioned MSMTOC & District level of players will be assigned to these "HOME" leagues for a two year period, at which time, the sites and leagues intentions will be re evaluated.  If any of the above levels of play do not have a host league, please feel free to volunteer your complex.

Have a great Season and we all look forward to seeing your teams during this years Tournaments.



Wednesday, February 3
The most current Concussion information by CDC

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