Vista American Little League: Welcome

 Attention ALL Managers and Coaches!
Mandatory PCA meeting, Thursday, Feb. 18th, 6pm
Vista Optimist Club, 600 Optimist Way, Vista, CA 92081 
Please check your email for your BigAlBaseball.com membership info!
Please email VALLwebmaster21@gmail.com if you did not receive it. 
 
Attention ALL Parents
You also have memberships to BigAlBaseball.com! Log in info will be emailed soon.  It is a great resource for helping your player at home, purchasing equipment, expectations of the league, etc.
 
Scorekeepers Clinic (AA, AAA, Majors, Juniors)
Friday, Feb. 19th, 6pm to 8pm
Oceanside Library - Mission Branch
3861 Mission Ave
Oceanside, CA. 92058 
 

2 AAA Spots Left!!
7 T-ball Spots Left!!
 
If you missed sign-ups, please contact:
 
Ashley Montes        Player Agent-Team Mom Coord.        ashleymontes79@yahoo.com         760-470-9501 
 
WE NEED MANAGERS!! 
 
If you seek it out, you will find alot of support here from other VALL managers and coaches.  The idea is to improve as a league.  You can also find awesome practice plans and drills online with our paid membership to www.BigAlBaseball.com. Come join us for an incredibly rewarding experience! 

French Field Parent Volunteers NEEDED starting at 9am Saturday, January 30th

This includes anyone and everyone!

I wanted to publicly thank all those who have graciously donated their time over the past few weekends making this a success!

Dan Brown, Kenny Berghaus, Chaz Long, Jose Franco, Marco Escamilla, Chilo Lopez, Mike Lucio, Dave Babcock, Lee Hodges, John Aguilera, Ben Aguilera, Stefan Schweizer, Andre, Jakob, Felipe, Hoodie Schweizer,     Brynnan Babcock

Thanks you all for your support of our league,

Jake Griffiths

Vista American Little League

 


 Little League  Corner

Want to learn the basics about building a positive culture?  Take the Free course provided by Little League Internatinal & Positive Coaching Alliance with the aim of becoming a Second Goal Parent.  This 30 Minute course provides tools and tips to help your child get the most out of their little league experience, letting the players and coaches pursue the goal of winning while you focus on a second, more important goal, ensuring your kids get all the valuable life lessons that baseball uniquely offers. Click here to continue.

Check out this Article by Dr.James Andrews on the risk of overuse injuries. Click here

Please Watch this Ted Talks on Changing the game in youth sports by John O'Sullivan

 


 



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Volunteer Umpires Needed



Now is your chance to be an umpire!  VALL will be offering in game training to our Jr Umpires.  Please contact Dave Boyett if you would like to sign up for this program. d-boyett@hotmail.com

 

 



French Field



Sunday, January 12
How may I get involved?

There are many opportunities to get involved in your local little league!  There's always a need.  Little League organizations are run strictly by volunteers.  The stronger the volunteers, and the more parents who make time to volunteer in a particular league, ensure the league's success.   Take a look via this link to check out a sampling of the things you can do....

 

http://www.littleleague.org/parents/parentorientation/vol_opportunities.htm