Rec Softball Summary

GLEN ROCK RECREATIONAL SOFTBALL

 

Overview: 

Practices/Games will generally be held twice a week:  one weeknight (Mon-Thurs) a week at 6:15PM and weekend play on Saturdays, with game time varying.   Kindergarten girls play only on Sundays.

 

The league will divide the teams into the following groups by grade & playing at the following fields:

 

LEVEL League Field Commissioner
K Tee Ball Coleman, Sycamore Bill Wise
1st, 2nd Junior Sycamore Gil Gallego
3rd, 4th Minor Coleman A and B Steve Yetter
5th, 6th Major Hamilton C Rich McConekey
7th, 8th Senior Coleman A and B, Multi-Town Away Games Steve Bermack

 

Field addresses and info can be found HERE.

What equipment do I need?  Have a look at our Parent Checklist for a lot of good information.

What size glove should my daughter use?   Please see this page for a guideline to softball glove sizing: http://www.softball.com/custserv/content.jsp?cmsName=GloveSizingChart

What size bat should my daughter use?   The league has bats for the girls’ use at games and practices, however you may wish to consider purchasing a bat for your daughter for best sizing. For Girls softball, bats be stamped “ASA Approved.”

MOST POPULAR BAT LENGTH BY AGE

Age  5-7:             Length 24-26”

Age  8-9:             Length 26-28”

Age 10:               Length 28-29”

Age 11-12:         Length 30-31”

Age 13-14:         Length 31”-32”

 

What is the travel softball team?

For girls in grades 3-8, there is a travel league.  There are tryouts to participate in this league.  The tryouts are generally held in May.

Have an additional question?  Please feel free to send any other questions to grbsainfo@gmail.com