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SPFast Spring 2019 Program Offerings

Player Eligibility is Based on Birth Years As of January 1, 2018. For example, in order to be eligible for the 10U program, a player must be 10 years old or younger as of January 1, 2019.

 

8U * (DOB 2010 - 2012) -  Players hit an 11 inch softball pitched to them by a coach from 35 feet.  Hitting a pitched softball and softball fundamentals (with some league rule modifications) are emphasized to prepare players for the next level. Players are rotated during practices and games to develop their knowledge of various positions.

10U (DOB 2008 - 2009) - This is the first level that the players pitch an 11 inch softball from 35 feet while fun and learning the game of fast-pitch softball continue to be the focus.  Additional skills of bunting, stealing 3rd base (with no advancement on defensive misplay) are introduced.  Dropped 3rd strike nor is the infield fly rule in effect at this age group.  Players are rotated during practices and games to develop their knowledge of various positions.

12U (DOB 2006 - 2007) - A 12 inch softball is used and players pitch from 40 feet and continue to advance their skill set. Players are assessed during practices and games to determine their core positions.  All USA softball rules are utilized and include bunting, stealing second, third and home, dropped 3rd strike and infield fly rule are in effect at this age group. 

14U (DOB 2004 - 2005) - A 12 inch softball is used and players pitch from 43 feet and continue to advance their skill set. Players are assessed during practices and games to determine their core positions.  All USA softball rules are utilized.