Medicine Hat Little League

*2023 Registration is Now Open*

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Season Begins April 2023

 

 

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Learn More About Our Organization

Medicine Hat Little League is a non-profit organization to help and voluntarily assist young boys and girls in developing the qualities of citizenship, discipline, teamwork and physical well-being through the medium of baseball and softball with guidance and exemplary leadership.

Feel free to reach out to our board to learn more on how you can be engaged with our organization.

House League

Our House League season runs from mid-April to June. House League is an opportunity for kids age 4-17 to participate on a ball team that is together a minimum of 2 days/week.

Challenger Division

This important division enables every child the opportunity to participate in a team sport where they can meet new friends and challenge themselves on the diamonds.

All-Star Division

All-Star teams are selected for the Minor, Major, Intermediate and Junior divisions each season to compete in Little League tournaments after regular spring season.

League of Exellence JR/SR

This is an exciting new high performance opportunity under the auspices of Little League Alberta as part of a pilot project fully approved and endorsed by Little League International to provide a re-imagined accessible, flexible structure for players in these teenage age groups. Each team entry included an option to enter the respective international tournament (complete with a world series) in the 2 separate age divisions (circuits) described in this program.

Season Begins TBD for All Assessed Divisions!

Rookie Jr, Rookie Sr and Little Sluggers start on TBD

Medicine Hat Little League Programs

Little Sluggers (Age 4-5)
Rookie Jr          (Age 6)
Rookie Sr          (Age 7-8)
Minors               (Age 9-10)
Majors               (Age 11-12)
Intermediate     (Age 13)
Teenager           (Age 14-15)

*2023 Little League Age Chart

Little Sluggers

Our Little Sluggers division provides the following:

  • Entry-level play for 4+
  • Co-ed teams
  • Parent participation encouraged
  • Basic skills are introduced
  • Players are to have fun & stay active
  • Learn more at Little League Baseball

Rookie Jr

Our Rookie Jr division provides the following:

  • Introduction to throwing and hitting off a machine
  • Ages 6
  • Co-ed teams
  • Continue to expand on basic skills
  • Dedicated coaches for each team
  • Learn more at Little League Baseball

Rookie Sr

Our Rookie Sr division provides the following:

  • Introduction to pitching
  • A machine is used after a set number of pitches
  • Ages 7 & 8
  • Co-ed teams
  • Continue to expand on basic skills
  • Dedicated coaches for each team
  • Learn more at Little League Baseball

Minors

Our Minor Division provides the following:

  • Further developing of pitchers
  • 9-10 year old players
  • Co-ed teams
  • Introduction to stealing bases
  • Ability to tryout for All-Star
  • Learn more at Little League Baseball

Teen Age

Our Teen Age program provides the following:

  • Players ages 14-16
  • 90' diamond with 60' pitching distance
  • Ability to try out for All-Star
  • High-school players invited
  • Learn more at Little League Baseball

League of Exellence JR

Junior Stream
● Registration Costs: $275
● Extra team fees might be determined by team managers and coaches.
Junior Stream Dates
● Tryouts will be in March.
● Team rosters announced April 1st
● Team practices begin in April.
● Players Little League Age 13 to 14.

Majors

Our Majors Division provides the following:

  • Co-ed teams
  • 11-12 year old players
  • 60' diamond with 46' pitching distance
  • Ability to dual roster for 2 divisions
  • Ability to try out for All-Star
  • Learn more at Little League Baseball

All-Star Division

All-Star is our summer program that runs from mid-June to August. Try-outs are held and the league selects teams based on the assessments from the tryouts.

  • Players compete at a higher level
  • Players have the ability to compete at Provincials and represent MHLL.

League of Exellence SR

Senior Stream
● Registration Costs: $275
● Extra team fees might be determined by team managers and coaches.
Senior Stream Dates
● Tryouts will be in March.
● Team rosters announced April 1st
● Team practices begin in April.
● Players Little League Age 13 to 16.

Intermediate

Our Intermediate Division provides the following:

  • For 13-year-old players
  • Co-ed teams
  • 50' pitching distance & 70' diamonds
  • Offers transition of field size
  • Ability to tryout for All-Star
  • Learn more at Little League Baseball

Challenger Baseball

What to expect:

1. There are no outs in Challenger Baseball
2. Every player gets to bat each inning
3. After 5 pitches the player will then use a tee-ball stand
4. Last batter clears the bases
5. Challenger Ball is focused on FUN first! 

2023 Proposed House League Schedule

These are 2023 proposed scheduled days of the week. Subject to change due to registration numbers and division needs.

Division Day of the Week
Little Sluggers Mon/Wed or Tue/Thurs
Rookie Jr Tue/Thurs
Rookie Sr Mon/Wed
Minors Mon/Tue/Wed/Thurs
Majors Mon/Tue/Wed/Thurs
Intermediate Mon/Tue/Wed/Thurs
Teenage Mon/Tue/Wed/Thurs

Days of the week for Minors division and above will be scheduled with two games and one practice per week. Typically with the practice scheduled between games based on diamond availability and team matchup scheduling.

When registration is finalized the official schedule will become available through TeamSnap.

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