Shetland Division (5 - 6 years old)
The Shetland Division Coordinator is Payton Weisz. Please contact IBL with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Players must turn 5 on or before August 31, 2020 in order to play in this division.
There are no Skills Assessments for this Division.
Playing season begins in June and runs through the end of July with two practices and one game per week. Practices will fall on Mondays, Wednesdays or Thursdays. Games will fall on Tuesdays. Schedule is subject to change.
Game Duration and start times: Games are time limited only (1 hour 20 minutes, with no minimum or maximum inning limitations), starting promptly at 6:00pm and 7:30pm. The two managers shall be responsible for ending the games on-time.
No Umpires are used in this division, games are called by the coaches.
Players will bat off of a Tee, this is a fundamental skill used to develop a level swing and making contact with the ball, all games will be played using a batting Tee.
Fundamentals taught: Hold a bat correctly, proper batting stance, hit a ball off a Tee routinely, run to first base, know when to advance to second base, stop a rolling grounder, throw a ball 30 feet, catch a soft toss from 10 feet.
Required equipment: Good pair of tennis shoes, baseball glove.
$145 Registration Fee includes: Team baseball hat, team shirt, baseball pants and socks.