Evangeline Little League @ The Pepper-Plex: Welcome

54TH SEASON FOR EVANGELINE LITTLE LEAGUE!!!

Welcome to Evangeline Little League!!!  

   Little League is celebrating its 77th season!!! 
It is the largest organized youth sports organization in the world.  On behalf of the Board of Directors, I welcome you and your family to become a part of the Evangeline Little League family at the Louisiana Pepperplex for its upcoming 2016 season.  We offer t-ball for boys and girls ages 4 to 6, machine pitch softball for girls ages 7 to 8, machine pitch baseball for boys ages 7 to 8, minor league softball for girls ages 9 to 10, minor league baseball for boys ages 9 to 10, major league softball for girls ages 11 to 12, major league baseball for boys ages 11 to 12, Jr/Sr softball for girls ages 13 to 16 and Jr/Sr baseball for boys ages 13 to 16. 
 
  If you have any questions or you are interested in coaching, umpiring or
helping with the park or fields, you may call, text, or E-mail.
 
 Evangeline Little League 2016 Registration
**** IMPORTANT!!! PLEASE READ **** Returning 2015 players will be given priority over new players if the league becomes full. However, the priority status is lost if the registration of a returning player is not completed by Feb. 6th 2016. Therefore, it is extremely important that all returning players register in person or ONLINE as soon as possible. There is a registration link on our website http://www.eteamz.com/evangelinelittleleague/ Fees are $70 for the first family member and $40 for each additional family member. NOTE: After February 6, 2016 LATE registration fees will be $80 for the first family member and $50 for each additional family member. REGISTER EARLY TO AVOID THE LATE FEE. PLEASE NOTE: *There is no guarantee that players, other than siblings, will play on the same team. Registration fees will NOT be refunded after tryouts.
REGISTER NOW ONLINE AT https://secure.leaguepilot.com/go/2440 
T-BALL Division (4 - 6 year olds) No tryouts for this division. Players will be selected to a team through a coach’s draft.
American Minor (7 - 8 year olds) Players will be selected to a team through a coach’s draft after tryouts.
National Minor (9 – 10 year olds) Players will be selected to a team through a coach’s draft after tryouts.
MAJOR LEAGUE BOYS (11 - 12 year olds) Players will be selected to a team through a coach’s draft after tryouts.
MAJOR LEAGUE GIRLS (11 - 12 year olds) Players will be selected to a team through a coach's draft after tryouts.
JUNIOR & SENIOR LEAGUE GIRLS (13-16 year olds) and JUNIOR & SENIOR BOYS (13 - 16 year olds) This league will be drafted after school ball is finished. We are accepting registrations now but will not collect registration fees until that league starts.
****Walk-up registration will be held on Saturday, January 9th, Sat. Jan. 16th, Sat. Jan. 23th, Sat. Jan. 30st, & Sat. Feb. 6th, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Louisiana Pepperplex Office on Sucrose Dr. by the back fields. 2016 IMPORTANT DATES - AGES 4 TO 6 do not try out for T-Ball. AGES 7 thru 16 MUST TRYOUT OR WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE TO PLAY.
Everyone will make a team, we just try to balance the teams through the tryouts.(Parents may request their son/daughter to “play up” a division, but there are no guarantees they will. If requesting to play up, the child must tryout in the division requested.)
High School Players may not play until they are released by their school coach. TRYOUTS FOR AGES 7 TO 12 (GIRLS) and AGES 7 TO 13 (BOYS) WILL BE FEB. 20TH OR 21ST – your choice. See the schedule TIMES for tryouts on our website IN THE HANDOUTS TAB OR ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE. SHOULD IT RAIN FOR TRYOUTS, THEN IT WILL BE DELAYED ONE WEEK.
TRYOUT DATES FOR BOYS AGES 14 THRU 16: WILL BE MARCH 20TH ON THE BACK FIELDS AT 1:00 p.m
TRYOUT DATE FOR GIRLS AGES 13 TO 16: WILL BE MARCH 20TH ON THE QUAIL TOOLS FIELD IN THE FRONT AT 1:00 p.m.
After tryouts the Managers (Head Coaches) will draft teams and contact you as to which team drafted your son or daughter.
*****PLEASE NOTE THE MANAGER’S NAME and PHONE NUMBER WHEN HE/SHE CALLS ABOUT THE FIRST PRACTICE. MANAGERS/PARENTS MEETING will be held at the first practice.
OPENING DAY IS April 2ND 2016
 
MANAGERS/COACHES
- If you are interested in manager (head coach) or assist coach positions, please contact ELL at EVANGELINELITTLELEAGUE@YAHOO.COM. Any individual wishing to coach at Evangeline Little League for the 2016 season must complete and submit a Coaches Application Form, a copy of your Driver's License and the Volunteer Form. Forms can be obtained at the Pepperplex office during registration. This includes all coaches who may have coached last year or during any previous season. Coaches are selected on an annual basis. Please return your forms as soon as possible.
UMPIRES - ANYONE WHO WOULD LIKE TO UMPIRE DURING THE 2016 SEASON, PLEASE E-MAIL YOUR CONTACT INFO TO EVANGELINELITTLELEAGUE@YAHOO.COM. WE WILL BE HOSTING UMPIRE CLASSES SOON AND YOU MUST ATTEND TO UMPIRE.
 
LIKE US ON FACEBOOK TO STAY UPDATED!!!
SEE OUR LINKS TAB TO BRING YOU TO OUR FACEBOOK PAGE.
https://www.facebook.com/Evangeline-Little-League-143978343213/ 
 
Thanks!!!
Misty Mellon-Montgomery
ELL President
evangelinelittleleague@yahoo.com
337-519-9706 
 
 
 
BOARD MEMBERS WANTED: ELL is managed, operated and run by a volunteer board. They are the reason we have one of the best baseball parks in the city and in the state. They help to provide outstanding fields, quality baseball and an environment for familes to enjoy this special time in their childrens lives. As the year ends, please consider volunteering to be a Board Member for the 2016season. Parents are needed to ensure the hard work of past Board members will continue on for furture generations. Email us at evangelinelittleleague@yahoo.com if you are interested in volunteering, or to learn more.   


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