Mechanicsville Little League: Welcome

Wednesday, April 16
4/16/2014:FIELD 9 AND 10 CLOSED; FIELDS 1, 4,5, 6 use outfield only

Welcome to the Mechanicsville Little League website. The website is to give you information about MLL. Our Complex is located at 7631 Walnut Grove Road, Mechanicsville, VA. 23111. Our goal is to provide the best possible baseball and softball experience for the children in our area. Mechanicsville Little League owns and operates our facility. All monies taken in through registration costs, sponsorships, advertising, and Bingo efforts are reinvested into the baseball and softball programs and the facility. Over the years this facility has grown to operate ten fields for baseball and softball.



Thursday, March 27
MLL SPIRIT DAY AT RIVERBOUND CAFE APRIL 15, 2014

RIVERBOUND CAFE IS HOSTING A SPIRIT DAY ON APRIL 15TH. THEY WILL BE DONATING A PERCENTAGE OF YOUR BILL BACK TO MLL. PLEASE COME OUT AND SUPPORT OUR LOCAL BUSINESSES.

Wednesday, April 16
UVA BASEBALL CAMPS

UVA has a number of camps going on this summer for Youth players to High School players, below are the camp names along with the dates.  UVA  tries to reach out to as many players as possible throughout the state to teach the great game of baseball to the players in our state. If have any further questions, Matt Kirby can be reached by email at mkirby@virginia.edu or by phone at 434-243-1066.

Our camps and dates are as follows:

Youth Camps Youth Developmental Camp - June 23rd-26th (9am-4pm) Day Camp (ages 6-12)

Developmental Become a Cavalier Camp - July 8th-10th (ages 9-14) this is an overnight camp.

Developmental Overnight/Commuter Camp - July 13th-16th (ages 11-15)

Overnight and Commuter options available High School Camps Become a Cavalier Overnight Camp - July 18th-20th (2015 grads to 2018 grads)

Overnight camp. High School Prospect Camp I - July 22nd-24th (2015 grads to 2018 grads)

Overnight and Commuter options High School Prospect Camp II - July 28th-30th (2015 grads to 2018 grads)

Overnight and Commuter options Interested participants can register and view more details at www.totalcamps.com/ACBC



Thursday, March 27
LITTLE LEAGUE DAYS AT VCU BASEBALL APRIL 6 AND APRIL 20

Sun. April 6, 2014 - 1pm v. Saint Joseph's - Junior Rowdy Ram Kids Club Pre-Game Party / Little League Day (Little Leaguers in their Jerseys will receive free entry) / Run the Bases / Post-Game Autographs

Sun. April 20, 2014 - 1pm v. LaSalle - Little League Day / Run the Bases / Post-Game Autographs

 We would love to have a ton of Mechanicsville Little Leaguers and future Rams out to the Diamond to meet the players and run the bases! Hopefully you can pass along some of this information.



Saturday, March 22
MLL APPRECIATION NIGHT AT LEE DAVIS BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL GAMES--APRIL 22, 2014

On April 22nd, Lee Davis plays Varina High School at home at 7.00pm.

On that evening,  LD will be hosting an Appreciation night for Mechanicsville Little League. All baseball and softball players who show up in their MLL jersey will be admitted free. This will include all coaches and managers as well.

 Please come out and support the Lee Davis Baseball and Softball teams.  Many of the players on the LD baseball team were on our All Star team that went to the World Series in 2010.  

GO LEE DAVIS!!!!


Handout: LD APPRECIATION NIGHT

Thursday, March 27
ONLINE REGISTRATION AND VOLUNTEER APPLICATION

We have our online registration up and running.  Please find the link in the LINKS section of the website to register your player(s) and the other link to complete your volunteer form.   As of now, all practices have begunwith the season beginning on April 5 and if you would like to register your child, your child will be placed on a "wait list" and then notified of team assignment if we are able to do so.



Monday, February 11
TOBACCO FREE COMPLEX

MLL Board has made the decision that the Complex inside the fences is TOBACCO FREE.  Please adhere to this new policy change to our facility. 

Thursday, March 20
MLL BOARD MEETING ---> Monday,April 14, 2014

The Board meeting will be held Monday, April 14th at 7pm in the Bingo Building.  All members and guests are encouraged to come.

Friday, January 17
SIGNS AND BANNERS: BUSINESS OWNERS WANTED

The Mechanicsville area is growing every day. If you or know someone who owns a business in the area, MLL is the place to advertise. Each spring MLL has over 2000 people coming in and out of the complex on a weekly basis. Each field has signs displayed on the outfield fence. These displays will help support the business and also help MLL. The designs are created by the business. The advertising forms are found in the Handout section. If you would like to order a sign or have further questions, please contact Clay Dillard at 337-7805.

Handout: 2014 advertising

Saturday, March 22
FIELD RENTAL INFORMATION

Would you like to rent a field for practice or a tournament?  Please see the fee schedule and rental agreement in the Handout section of the website.  If you have any further questions, please contact Steve Sergent at sargsells@aol.com.

PLEASE NOTE:    ALL FIELD RENTALS ARE BOOKED THROUGH JUNE 1,2014 AND ANY FALL RENTAL REQUESTS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER MAY 31ST.

 

 


Handout: 2014 Field Rental

Saturday, April 3
BINGO AND BINGO LOT PARKING: PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

Did you know that Mechanicsville Little League runs Bingo?  On Thursday Nights from 5pm - 10:30pm, MLL volunteers work Bingo.  MLL is the only Little League in the area who provides this entertainment.  The income from Bingo allows us to keep registration costs down.  We also need volunteer workers to sell "instant tickets" during Bingo. Instant Tickets are sold for $1.00 per ticket. If you want to learn more about Bingo, contact Chuck Boyle at cbhokie24@aol.com.

On Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday the Bingo Lot is closed to the Little League until 7:30 P.M.  On Saturday, all Little League cars must be out of the Bingo Lot by 12 P.M. If you have a game at 1 P.M. or later, please park in the grass parking lot by fields 1,2,and 3.  If you have a Handicap License plate or an official Handicap sign, you can park in the Bingo Lot. Bingo provides MLL with the majority of the funds needed to operate the Complex, equipment and helps keep your registration fees down.  

 



Thursday, March 27
KEEP POSTED ON THE WEATHER

The weather line is 730-5948. When there is bad weather, you can come here to the website, MLL's Facebook page or call the Weather Hot Line.

Reminder, if none of these options have any cancellation information, please come to the Complex prepared to play.

For Updates at other Little League locations use the following hot line #'s:

Atlee Little League 730-0327

Ashland Little League 798-2244;

Richmond Little League 344-7802

Tuckahoe Little League 360-2377            Henrico County Weather Hotline 501-5132

Chesterfield Little League 254-2374          Chesterfield County Weather Hotline 748-1001

We take lightning seriously here at MLL. When the first sign of lightning appears, the games are stopped and all players, coaches, parents, and fans MUST return to their cars. No one is to remain on the complex (except in the parking lots AND in their cars).

If there isn't any more lightning seen for twenty minutes from the prior lightning strike, play will resume.



Players, Parents, People, No Pets!

One of the rules of Mechanicsville Little League is, NO PETS allowed on the Complex. Please keep all your pets at home. After the game, you can go home and tell them how well you played.

Thank you


Sunday, September 25
LOSE SOMETHING???

From time to time, players, coaches and fans may leave items at the MLL Complex. When you find such items, please bring it to the Concession Stand. If you have lost an item, please come and check the Lost and Found Storage Box outside the Concession Stand.


Sunday, September 25
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS!

New to MLL? If you have questions, please email Chuck Boyle (cbhokie24@aol.com) or Susan Dove (mllinfodirector@aol.com).

Thursday, April 26
LITTLE LEAGUE PLEDGES ARE HERE!

During the Opening Day Ceremony the Little League Pledges were read. Several parents requested that this be available on the MLL website. Please go to the Handout Section under Little League Pledges.
Handout: LITTLE LEAGUE PLEDGES