Local Sports in Brief: Little League signups underway
Registration for Prescott Little League is now underway at www.prescottlittleleague.org with opening ceremonies taking place on Saturday, March 23.
The league will consist of both baseball and softball with players divided up by age into different groups, as follows.
Baseball Juniors — for boys ages 13-15 with tryouts required ($85); Baseball Majors — for boys ages 9-12 with tryouts required ($75); Baseball Minors — for boys ages 7-11 ($65); Baseball Coach Pitch — for boys ages 6-8 ($55); and Baseball T-Ball — for boys and girls ages 4-6 ($55).
Softball Majors — for girls ages 9-12 ($65); Softball Minors — for girls ages 7-11 ($65); and Softball Coach Pitch — for girls 6-8 ($55).
The Challenger Division is also available for players of all ages and genders with physical and/or mental challenge; no fee.
As stated above, one tryout will be required for all new Juniors and Majors baseball players. Two tryout dates will be held, Feb. 16 and Feb. 23. New Juniors and Majors baseball players will then be drafted to a team, after tryouts.
Coaches are needed for all divisions and are required to register on www.prescottlittleleague.org. Any coaches who are interested and have any questions are asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org.