We are off to a fast start with our first IRLL Raffle. There is lots of buzz and excitement about the fantastic prizes, especially those for the players. Please see the link on our webpage for the Raffle for the entire list of giveaways. Thanks for your support.
Also, as detailed below, those looking for more Raffle Tickets can come to the uniform distribution at the IRLL equipment shed on E. Ridge Rd between 12-4pm on Sunday 19-April.
Do I need to sell tickets?
Players are not required to sell tickets, it is optional. However, we have offered an incentive for players to sell by offering cash prizes - see below.
I took tickets but I don't want to sell them, what do I do?
We need to collect all tickets sold and unsold, therefore, please turn in all tickets to the Team Parent Volunteer, Manager or Coach as soon as possible.
I've sold all of my tickets I would like more, what do I do?
If you need more tickets please contact your Team Volunteer and/or contact Brandy Simone via email (email@example.com). In addition, Brandy will be available to hand out more tickets on Sunday, 19-April at the IRLL equipment shed on East Ridge Road (behind Sun Tan City) from 12-4:00pm. Please have your money and tickets sold to date, we will collect both and log the number of tickets sold.
I lost my instruction sheet where can I get a new one?
Click on the following link RaffleInstructionSheetand download the file. Some envelopes were missing instruction sheets. This provides the details about the raffle, dates and how to submit tickets when you are finished.
When does the raffle end?
Raffle tickets need to be turned in on Friday 1-May and Saturday 2-May at McAvoy, opening weekend. Please enure that you have submitted your raffle tickets to your team parent volunteer and they will turn them in at the Merchandise Tent on opening weekend.
What are the prizes for the players who sell the raffle tickets?
Players will receive one "seller ticket" for each 5 raffle tickets sold. Each "seller ticket" will go into the hopper at the Pasta Dinner. Then, we will draw ten tickets and each one of ten "winners" will receive a $100 Visa gift card. Players (sellers) can only win one $100 gift card. We will also give away two $150 Visa Gift Cards to the top overall sellers in Baseball and Softball.
Thank you for supporting Irondequoit Little League!! The proceeds will benefit all of the players this year and for years to come!!
Since 2006, Little League® has partnered with Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) to provide a framework and tools for local Little League volunteers to develop a culture of positive, character-building competition. Recently, Little League extended this partnership to include relevant information for the Little League Coach and the Little League Parent, with the addition of two FREE quick-courses. These quick-courses provide a framework to develop a positive coach-parent partnership and to be a powerful sports parent from the stands.
Little League Double-Goal Coach®: Little League Double-Goal Coaches have two goals, winning, and more importantly, teaching life lessons through baseball and softball. Double-Goal Coach takes its name from a book by PCA Founder and Executive Director Jim Thompson and is the inspiration for the online Little League Double-Goal Coach Course.
Second-Goal Parent: Just as Little League Double-Goal Coaches have two goals -- winning, and more importantly, teaching life lessons through baseball and softball -- Little League and Positive Coaching Alliance aim for “Second-Goal” Parents, who are focused on the “second goal” of helping children take life lessons from sports.
2. Click on Teams, then click on Select a Team, and then choose the appropriate "Season" and then choose the desired team
3. After the screen refreshes to the home page for that team, click on Teams again and then click on Schedule.
4. After the screen refreshes to the team's schedule, click on the small calendar icon next to the word Schedule and then click on the options button. Click on subscribe and choose iCal. You should get a pop up asking if you want to subscribe to the calendar. Click Subscribe and you should then see a pop up confirming the subscription.
That's it. All of your team's scheduling events going forward will automatically be synced with your iOS device for the remainder of that season. At the end of each season you'll want to delete that calendar from your device (in Settings, go to Mail, Contacts, Calendars), and you'll want to re-do the above steps to add the schedule at the beginning of each new season.
There also an app that you can download to your phone
At Roberto's Kids, their global reach and leadership bridges the gap between different cultures through baseball. Their organization partners with communities as they develop and nurture social responsibility.
They achieve that through the collection and distribution of new and gently worn baseball equipment. They work with baseball leagues, charitable organizations, individuals and retailers in the United States, Canada and Latin American countries and AIAA is one of them.
We have already sent one shipment over 200 lbs.! We will be preparing a donation of gently used baseball & softball equipment in the near future. If you are looking to purge some of your child's equipment or uniforms to make room in your house please email Dave Calarco at:
This is a great opportunity to give back to the baseball community.
They have sent us a thank you letter for our first shipment. You may see that letter by clicking here.
If you want more information about this organization click here to be brought to their page.
Please make sure you read all these and follow for 2014.
Parent and Guardian Responsibilities
Irondequoit Little League Baseball and Softball
1.A parent, guardian or other designated adult MUST accompany each child to all practices and games.
2.Plan your schedule accordingly for an “on time” arrival to games and practices. Coaches may ask that kids be there 30 minutes prior to game time for warm ups and position assignments.
3.In the event of a medical emergency or injury, the parent is responsible for all medical decisions and treatment for their child.
4.Please make your coach aware of any health, medical conditions, allergies or any expected absences due to illness or other schedule conflicts.
5.If lightning is observed anywhere in the vicinity of a game or practice, all play must end immediately and the field must be evacuated as quickly as possible. An “all clear “may be given after a 20 minute waiting period.
6.In the event of questionable weather, plan on attending the game unless you are contacted by the head coach or Irondequoit Little League prior to the game. There may be occasions when a final decision to play is made at the field.
7.Parents and coaches are expected to be good role models for sportsmanship and teamwork. Let’s all do our best to have fun and praise the good effort despite the score.
8.Support the umpires, coaches, managers and the local and Little League rules. Arguments and foul language will not be tolerated. Contact league officials regarding any concerns or questions.
9.We are guests on ALL of the fields where we play. Please follow the carry in/carry out policy. Report any safety concerns to your coach or your division commissioner.
**** Alcohol, Tobacco and Pets are NOT allowed on the fields where we practice or play games.*****