Thank you to all the players and parents who have signed up for Season 2!
We appreciate everyone's patience as we have been working diligently to turn around Season 2 in a week. As of 7/22 4pm the final rosters were put together and shirt orders went to the printer. Here's a lineup of what is to come:
Managers Meeting on Sunday July 24th @ 7p - Palisades Park Pavilion
Managers will communicate to their teams the week of the 24th
Teams will have the option to practice the week of the 24th
Shirts will arrive later the week of July 24th and will be distributed to managers before the first game
First game will be Monday August 1st and will run the month of August
Games will be scheduled for Mondays and Wednesdays
We are also in need of volunteers for the following during S2:
Concessions during the games @ Palisades park
Concession Chairperson to manage Palisades park concession
If you or someone you know is able and willing to help in these volunteer areas please contact email@example.com. Again thank you everyone, the 2016 inaugural S2 Rookie season should be a blast!
2016 Appleton Little League S2 Baseball
July 14, 2016
Appleton Little League is proud to announce its third year of "S2" for players league age 9-12 and INAUGURAL season for players ages 6-8 from Rookie and 6-year-olds from Advanced Tee Ball!
July 18 9030 AM update: All Majors and Rookie S2 teams are full at this time. Registration is officially closed. Thank you everyone for signing up and making the inaugural year of Rookie S2 a success! Teams are being formed early this week, so players should expect to be contacted soon. While exact schedules will be released later this week, all teams will play each Monday and Wednesday, with Tuesdays and Thursdays available for rain makeups. Majors games will be at USA #1 at Scheels USA Youth Sports Complex, while Rookie games will be split between at all three fields at Palisades Park Complex and Kratzer Family Field at USA.
Introduced in Appleton Little League in the Summer of 2014, S2 ("second season" or "season 2") was launched to give baseball players a chance to gain more experience and develop their skills by playing another season.
New in 2016, S2 will be open to all players, regardless if they played in Appleton LL during this year's regular season.
More info coming before 12:00 noon on Thursday, July 14, but feel free to reach out before:
2016 Softball 10-12 WI District 2 and State Tournaments
July 18, 2016
Good luck, Appleton American girls! They are playing for the Wisconsin 10-12 State Championship in South Milwaukee on Monday, July 18 at 6:00 PM, against WI Dist. 6 - Oak Creek! They won District 2 with a 2-1 record and are currently 2-1 at State.
2016 10-12 Softball Wisconsin State Champions - Appleton American
2016 Softball 8-10 WI District 2 and State Tournaments
July 17, 2016
Congratulations, Appleton National North girls for for winning the Wisconsin 8-10 State Championship in South Milwaukee! They went 3-0 in District 2 play and 3-0 at State, scoring an average of 11.5 runs per game, while giving up only 0.5 runs per game.
2016 8-10 Softball Wisconsin State Champions - Appleton National North
The up to date tournament rules can be viewed here.
Thursday July 14:
The rain stayed away for the division championships. Congratulations to QPS Employment Group and Tanners Grill for winning their division games. These teams will face off for the city championship Saturday morning at 11am. Pizza King and Schmidtke Orthodontics will also face off Saturday morning at 9am for 3rd / 4th place. Nice job to all the teams!
Wednesday July 13: Congratulations to Pizza King and Tanners Grill the winners of tonight's American games who will play for the American Championship Thursday at 7:30p. Congrats also to QPS Employment Group and Schmidtke Orthodontics for winning their games on the National side, they will take to the field at 5:30p for the National Championship. Both games will be at Kratzer field at Scheel's USA Sports Complex.
Monday July 11: Congratulations to American teams TruGreen and Renewal by Andersen for winning their games in the first round of tournament play to advance to Round 2 where 16 teams take to the fields on Tuesday.
Sunday, July 10: All games have been uploaded and the brackets are posted. All 18 American and National teams open play Monday and Tuesday throughout the City. GOOD LUCK TO ALL TEAMS!
2016 Baseball Majors City Tournament
June 23, 2016
Appleton Little League Majors Baseball City Tournament runs June 23, 27, 28, and 30, with rain dates being the following days. View the up-to-date tournament bracket (last updated 7/1 8:45 PM).
Thursday, June 30: Games were canceled, due to rain throughout the evening. Because of the holiday weekend affecting each team differently, here's the makeup schedule:
3rd Place: American Overhead Door vs. Appleton Police Tuesday, July 5, 5:30 PM @ USA #1
Championship: Kolosso Toyota-Scion vs. Play It Again Sports Thursday, July 7, 7:30 PM @ USA #1
Wednesday, June 22: Eight of the twelve American and National teams kick off play Thursday at fields throughout the city, with #1 and #2 seeds earning byes and beginning play Monday. Good luck to all teams!
Monday, June 20: Congratulations to the eight teams for advancing to the 2nd round of play. To the other teams: we hope you had a great 2016 regular season, and hope to see many of you later this year, as District, Appleton Series, and Second Season ("S2") opportunities await.
Sunday, June 19: All games have been uploaded. The brackets will be posted Monday morning. All 16 American and National teams open play Monday throughout the City. GOOD LUCK TO ALL TEAMS!