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Baseball Divisions T-Ball (coed 4-5 yrs.), 6U Baseball (5-6 yrs.), 8U Baseball (7-8 yrs.), 10U  Baseball (9-10 yrs.), 12U Baseball (11-12 yrs.). Player’s age determined by their age on April 30th, 2020.

Softball Divisions 6U Softball (5-6 yrs.), 8U Softball (7-8 yrs.), 10U  Softball (9-10 yrs.), 12U Softball (11-12 yrs.). Player’s age determined by their age on December 31st, 2019. 

 

Click the appropriate link below to view the age charts.

 

  • Try-Outs Saturday, April 4th, 2020 for 8U, 10U and 12U Baseball and Softball Divisions. NO try-outs for T-Ball or 6U Divisions. Try-outs will be held at Camden Community Park. Click HERE for the Try-out schedule.

  • Late registration fee after April 4th, 2020.  
  • Parents may request their child be tied to another player and/or specific coach in the T-Ball and 6U Divisions only. Enter the name(s) of the other player(s)/coach in the “Request” box on the registration form.  

  • Requests to tie players together in the 8U, 10U and 12U Divisions will not be honored. Teams are selected using a draft system based on tryouts, to balance the teams. Players who are unable to attend tryouts will be placed on teams by random draw.

  • Practice days and times are set by the coach. Weekday practices will not begin before 5:30 pm and Saturday practices will not begin before 9:00 am.

  • Games begin May 11th and continue through June 18th. Teams will play 2 games per week, one weekday game (6:00 pm start) and one game on Saturday. 

  • Volunteer coaches needed for all age divisions. Please check the coach block while registering or call Keith (338-5360) or Larry (336-4575)

  • Coaching resources are available online. Simply GOOGLE “Coaching (age) baseball/softball”.

  • Players will need a baseball/softball glove. The league will provide team shirts and socks for all players. Each team will have a league equipment bag with batting helmets, bats and balls. Players may use their own helmets and bats.  Baseball bats are subject to Tarheel League restrictions. This does not apply to T-Ball or the 6U Division.

  • Tarheel Baseball Bat requirements:

Beginning with the 2019 season, Tar Heel Leagues has adopted the USA Bat Standard for all baseball divisions.  For Coach Pitch (8U), Midget Division (10U), Little Division (12U) and Junior Division (15U), all bats must be USA Baseball approved and carry the USA Baseball Stamp or must be NFHS approved and carry the BBCOR stamp (High School) for use in Tar Heel Leagues.  Bats may not exceed 2 5/8” in diameter nor 3Beginning with the 2019 season, Tar Heel Leagues has adopted the USA Bat Standard for all baseball divisions.  For Coach Pitch (8U), Midget Division (10U), Little Division (12U) and Junior Division (15U), all bats must be USA Baseball approved and carry the USA Baseball Stamp or must be NFHS approved and carry the BBCOR stamp (High School) for use in Tar Heel Leagues.  Bats may not exceed 2 5/8” in diameter nor 36” inches in length.  There is no rule regarding weight / length ratio.

 

 

For more information, please email: 

camdenyouthleague@embarqmail.com

 

 

Click HERE for the Baseball Age Chart.

 

 

Click HERE for the Softball Age Chart.

 

 

 

Click HERE for online registration