Softball League Descriptions
This year there will be no tryouts for any softball league. All players will be placed accordingly on a team.
This program for boys and girls ages 4-6. It is designed to develop a players basic skills and introduce players to the game of baseball in a non-competitive environment. Teams will have 8 to 10 players; everyone will bat and play the field each inning.
T-ball will run a 6 week program with a game and/or practice scheduled 2 times per week. The season will begin the week of May 4th, *tentatively playing on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The first week will be a practice on either May 5th or May 7th with the first game being played on Saturday May 9th. The next week, May 12th and 14th, their will be 1 night you have a practice, and 1 night were you will have a game. Weeks 3 thru 6 will be played with games only, not to include any other weekends.
Beginner Baseball Pitching Machine
This is a new program to designed to introduce 6 - 7 year old players that are ready for a more advance level to the pitching machine in a non competitive environment. Players must be 6 years old for this league. *Tentatively this league will play on Mondays and Wednesdays, a few Friday games, and Saturdays.
Dixie Softball - U8
This program is for 7-8 year old girls. Pitching will be done by a machine using an 11" softball and is designed to develop basic skills. Teams are organized from registered players primarily by school or neighborhood. Rosters will be limited in size to ensure all players have opportunities to develop their skills. Teams will play a 16-18 game schedule. *Tentatively scheduled to play on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Pony Softball - U10
This program is for 9-10 year old girls. An 11" softball will be used. This is a kid pitch league. Opportunities to work on pitching will be made available outside of games. This program is designed to further develop basic skills. Rosters will be limited to ensure all players have more opportunities to develop. Teams play 16-18 scheduled games. *Tentatively scheduled to play on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Major Softball - U12
This program is for girls ages 11-12. Pitching is done by the players using a 12" softball. This league does have a more advanced skill level. Little League rules will be used which include stealing. Teams play 16-18 scheduled games. Teams will play teams outside of Kennedy Little League.*Tentatively scheduled to play on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Junior Softball - U14
This program is for girls ages 13-14. Pitching is done by players using a 12" softball. Little League rules will be used and this league has a more advanced skill level to prepare girls for High School softball. Teams play 16-18 scheduled games, Teams will play teams outside of Kennedy Little League. *Tentatively scheduled to play on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
*Schedules are subject to change.