Last Updated: May 24, 2016
CONGRATS TO THE FOLLOWING PLAYERS SELECTED TO THE
2016 NORWALK CAL RIPKEN
9U, 10U, 11U, 12UB & 12U ALL STAR TEAMS!
12U B / EXTREME
IS NOW OPEN!
Norwalk Cal Ripken's Summer Baseball League
is open to anyone between the age of 5 -12 yrs of age.
You don't have to live in Norwalk...
You didn't have to participate in a Norwalk Cal Ripken program in the Spring...
Only requirements are that you want to play some baseball and have some fun!
SUMMER LEAGUE is "FUN-damental!"
MAJOR DIVISION - $65 / Ages 11 & 12. A fun, yet competitive baseball environment with a stress on fundamentals skills to strengthen player development. Featuring a 50' pitching distance and 70' base paths, High School rules, Umpires & Bath Ruth certified coaches. Games on Monday and or Thurs evenings & Sat mornings.
MINOR DIVISION - $60 / Ages 8, 9 & 10. A fun, yet competitive baseball environment with a stress on fundamental skills to strengthen player development. Combination Pitching Machine & Player pitch on a 40/60 diamond. MORE HITS = MORE FIELDING AND STRONGER PLAYER DEVELOPMENT. LESS WALKS = BETTER GAMES AND A GREATER PLAYER EXPERIENCE!!! Games on Monday and or Wed evenings & Sat mornings.
ROOKIE DIVISION - $55 / Ages 5-7. A fun baseball environment with a stress on fundamentals skills to strengthen player development. Combination Clinic & Game Day program - Wed Clinic Day / Sat Clinic & Game Day. Each session is only 90 mins!
**Evaluation Day for Major & Minor Divisions - TBD** Date to be released shortly
*Based on evaluations, some 7yr old players may be allowed to play in the Minor Division and some 10yr old players in the Major division. But YOU MUST ATTEND Evals in order to be considered. Player safety is always a concern and those who want to be play up MUST be Evaluated. NO EXCEPTIONS!
*Programs scheduled to begin by the end of June*
REGISTER NOW!!! @
RESPECT THE GAME
Congratulations to the following players for being
selected to the 10U spring travel team
Best of luck to the players, coaches, and families.
Custom Cal Ripken Gear
The season is going to be getting underway very soon. We have partnered with a local company to offer some custom Norwalk Cal Ripken items including.
Moisture Wicking Mock Turtleneck
Badger Wicking Camo T Shirt
Folding Chair with Carry Bag
Congratulations to the following players for being selected to the
12U spring travel team.
Good luck to all the players, coaches, and families.
ONE MORE TITLE!
Congratulations to the Norwalk Raptors on capturing the 12U division title in the East Shore Travel League. 9 of the 11 players were on the Norwalk Cal Ripken 11U Regional Runner Up team. The entire roster was Made up of Norwalk Cal Ripken players.
How Do You Measure Success?
There are all kinds of factors to consider when attempting to answer this question.
2015 was a FANTASTIC year for NORWALK CAL RIPKEN!
One of the best we have probably ever had.
So then, how do we measure success at NORWALK CAL RIPKEN?
I think the answer is simple...
The SMILES were OVERFLOWING this year
and MY thanks goes out to the Players, Coaches, Board Members & plentiful Volunteers
for giving everyone so MUCH to SMILE about!
CONGRATS once again to all of our
2015 ALL STAR Teams
on their TREMENDOUS SUCCESS!
Final Record : 15-15
12/70 District 1 Semi Finalist
2-2 Jimmy Fund Tournament
1-1 Kinlock Tournament
12/70 Extreme League Semi Finalist
Final Record : 24-4
11/70 Jimmy Fund Tournament Champs
1st Place 11/70 State Pool Play
11/70 CT State Champs
New England Regional 11/70 Runner Up
Final Record : 16-8
10U District 1 Champs
10U Jimmy Fund Tournament Runner Up
Final Record : 9-4
10B Extreme Runner Up
Final Record : 24-1
9U Jimmy Fund Tournament Champs
9U District 1 Champs
9U CT State Champs
New England Regional 9U Champs
Final Record : 20 -1
Carl Burdick Invitational Tournament Champs
Norwalk Nitros Invitational Tournament Champs
8U Beth-Wood Tournament Runner up
Enjoy the Rest of Your Summer and I hope to see you all back on the fields in the early Spring of 2016!
President, Norwalk Cal Ripken Baseball
RESPECT THE GAME
CONGRATS TO OUR
9 & 11U
Norwalk Cal Ripken welcomes the
11/70 State Championship Tournament
Tim Devine Field / July 19th - 25th
DAY #6 IS IN THE BOOKS!
13 GAMES DOWN! ONLY 2 TEAMS LEFT!
NORWALK vs NEWTOWN
SAT JULY 25TH at 10AM
**REVISED SCHEDULE / BRACKET HAS BEEN POSTED BELOW**
SPECIAL THANKS GOES OUT TO ALL OF THE VOLUNTEERS!
WITHOUT YOUR HELP AND DEDICATION WE WOULD NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE THIS A HAPPEN!
Meet the 2015 Norwalk Cal Ripken 8U All Stars
Our 8U All Star Team kicked off their season with a dominating win in Stratford on Sunday. We look forward to following this talented team throughout the summer. Best of luck to all the players and coaches.
Norwalk Cal Ripken Wins the 9U District Championship
The Norwalk Cal Ripken 9U All Stars captured the District title Thursday night at Mead Park with a commanding 10-0 win over New Canaan. Norwalk exploded with an 8 run 3rd inning as they batted around. Solid defense and great pitching kept the New Canaan bats in neutral all night. Congrats to all the players and coaches. On to states!!!!
Congrats to 2015 10yr Old Extreme Team:
Have a great Summer Season!
2015 10U ALL STARS ANNOUNCED
CONGRATS TO THE FOLLOWING PLAYERS:
PLAY LIKE CHAMPIONS AND HAVE A BLAST THIS SUMMER!
2015 11U ALL STARS ANNOUNCED!!!
Congratulations to the following players:
1101, 1102, 1103, 1105, 1106, 1108
1110, 1111, 1112, 1114, 1117 & 1118
We know that YOU & your COACHES will give 100% ALL SUMMER LONG!
Good Luck and Have FUN!
2015 9U ALL STARS ANNOUNCED:
902, 903, 905, 907, 908, 909, 910, 914, 915, 916, 918 & 921
Congratulations to ALL!
We know you will make US proud representing Norwalk Cal Ripken Baseball throughout the Summer!
Have a blast!
Meet the 2015 9U All-Stars
2015 8U ALL STARS ANNOUNCED!!!
Congrats to the following players & Have a GREAT Summer Season!:
Nicholas Armatowski, Nicholas Calise, Matthew Carlan, Jacob Gonzales, Xavier Gonzalez, Dylan Izzi, Anthony Monteiro, Dominic Muro, Hannah Murray Chase Phillips, Tyler Pils, Justin Rich, Jayden Roman & Nicholas Russo
Norwalk Cal Ripken Sponsor Spotlight
CLICK IT FOR CASSIE FOUNDATION
We started in 2008, right after Cassie’s accident.
Q: How many years have you been at your current location?
We specialize in custom framing, restoration and art sales.
THE RIPKEN EXPERIENCE
Ripken baseball has a world class facility located in Aberdeen, Maryland. Teams travel from all over the world to play at replica versions of iconic stadiums including Wrigley Field, Camden Yards, and Fenway Park. This year, the boys from West Raleigh, NC defeated Mexico 5-2 to capture the Ripken Baseball World Series title. In addition to the Ripken Baseball World Series, the Ripken Experience hosts tournaments nearly every week from early spring to late fall. To check out some more information, go to https://www.ripkenbaseball.com/youth_baseball/aberdeen/facilities.
Congratulations to George Comfort & Sons
2014 Major Division Champions
Sandy Hook School Support Fund
December 17, 2012
All of us at Norwalk Cal Ripken Baseball send our heartfelt sympathies to those who suffered a loss in the recent Newtown tradegy. As a youth sports community, we place the utmost importance on our children and their safety.
If you wish to contribute to the support effort for the families, check donations may be mailed to:
Sandy Hook School Support Fund
For questions about your check donation or donations within local Newtown Savings Bank branches, please call 800-461-0672.
Below is the schedule for pictures.
Saturday April 23rd. Fox Run Elementary School. Majors and Minors
Saturday April 30 Fox Run Elementary School. Senior Rookies, Junior Rookies, and T ball