East Lyme Little League: Spring 2014 Divisions

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AAA Baseball
For League Ages 9, 10, 11.

AAA Baseball is designed to give players the ability to play in a Major League atmosphere while playing at an appropriate skill level. The focus of AAA Baseball is on continuing the development of the fundamentals of the game while introducing game strategy and competition. Teams play a 15-16 game schedule.


Majors

AA Baseball
For League Ages 8, 9.

AA Baseball focuses on the continued development of the player's fundamental skills. Skill development at this level is on hitting the pitched ball and completing plays in the field with introduction of field and base coverage. The majority of the season is a "coach-pitch" league. Toward the end of the season, players will be expected to pitch certain innings per game. Teams play a 14 game schedule.


A Baseball
For League Age 7.

A Baseball provides the player with his/her first experience on the full size Little League field. The primary skills of baseball are reintroduced and practiced. This league will gradually introduce the pitched ball to the batter, as a tee will be sparingly used for the first half of the season. Teams will play no more than 2 games per week.


T-Ball
For League Ages 4, 5, 6.

Tee Ball provides the entry level to the fundamentals of hitting and fielding. This league introduces the primary baseball skills of hitting, running, catching, and fielding. Teams play one week day game and one Saturday morning game each week.