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Smyrna-Clayton Little League

General Information

General Information

* The league does not know a specific day or time for practices or games before the 1st of April. 

* Managers pick the teams in March and pick their practice schedule.  It is usually one night during the week in the evenings and a weekend day practice.

* Games schedules are done as soon as the league knows how many teams for each division. 

* Games are twice a week at 6pm. 

* Some teeball games may start at 5:30pm. 

* Saturday morning games may be played if field usage is needed to complete the schedule.

* You should hear from a coach by March 15th - if not contact [email protected]

BAT RULES

BAT SPECIFICATIONS:

Rule 1.10 – Baseball

The bat must be a baseball bat which meets the USA Baseball Bat standard (USABat) as adopted by Little League. It shall be a smooth, rounded stick, and made of wood or of material and color tested and proved acceptable to the USA Baseball Bat standard (USABat).

Beginning with the 2018 season, non-wood and laminated bats used in the Little League (Majors) and below, Intermediate (50-70) Division, Junior League divisions, and Challenger division shall bear the USA Baseball logo signifying that the bat meets the USABat – USA Baseball’s Youth Bat Performance Standard. All BPF – 1.15 bats will be prohibited beginning with the 2018 season. Additionally, starting in 2018, the bat diameter shall not exceed 2⅝ inches for these divisions of play. Bats meeting the Batted Ball Coefficient of Restitution (BBCOR) standard may also be used in the Intermediate (50-70) Division and Junior League divisions. Additional information is available at LittleLeague.org/batinfo.

Tee Ball:

Under the USABat standard, certified Tee Ball bats (26″ and shorter) will feature the USA Baseball mark and text which reads ONLY FOR USE WITH APPROVED TEE BALLS. All Tee Ball bats must feature the USA Baseball mark and accompanying text. Tee Ball bats that were produced and/or purchased prior to the implementation of the new standard can be certified using an Approved Tee Ball Sticker via the USA Baseball Tee Ball Sticker Program (USABaseballShop.com) beginning September 1, 2017.

NOTE: Approved Tee Ball bats may also be used for Coach Pitch/Machine Pitch Minor Divisions only with the use of approved Tee Balls.

Minor/Major Divisions:

It shall not be more than 33 inches in length; nor more than 2⅝ inches in diameter, and if wood, not less than fifteen-sixteenths (15/16) inches in diameter (7/8 inch for bats less than 30″) at its smallest part. Wood bats taped or fitted with a sleeve may not exceed sixteen (16) inches from the small end.

NOTE 1: Solid one-piece wood barrel bats do not require a USA Baseball logo.

NOTE 2: Approved Tee Ball bats may also be used for Coach Pitch/Machine Pitch Minor Divisions only with the use of approved Tee Balls.

Intermediate (50-70) Division and Junior League:

It shall not be more than 34″ inches in length; nor more than 2⅝ inches in diameter, and if wood, not less than fifteen-sixteenths (15/16) inches in diameter (7/8 inch for bats less than 30″) at its smallest part. Wood bats taped or fitted with a sleeve may not exceed eighteen (18) inches from the small end.

NOTE 1: Solid one-piece wood barrel bats do not require a USA Baseball logo.

NOTE 2: Also, permitted for the Intermediate (50-70) Division and Junior League Division are bats meeting the BBCOR performance standard, and so labeled with a silkscreen or other permanent certification mark. The certification mark shall be rectangular, a minimum of a half-inch on each side and located on the barrel of the bat in any contrasting color. Aluminum/alloy and composite bats shall be marked as to their material makeup being aluminum/alloy or composite. This marking shall be silkscreen or other permanent certification mark, a minimum of one-half-inch on each side, and located on the barrel of the bat in any contrasting color.

Senior League:

It shall not be more than 36 inches in length, nor more than 2⅝ inches in diameter, and if wood, not less than fifteen-sixteenths (15/16) inches in diameter (7/8 inch for bats less than 30″) at its smallest part. Wood bats taped or fitted with a sleeve may not exceed eighteen (18) inches from the small end. The bat shall not weigh, numerically, more than three ounces less than the length of the bat (e.g., a 33-inch-long bat cannot weigh less than 30 ounces). All bats not made of a single piece of wood shall meet the Batted Ball Coefficient of Restitution (BBCOR) performance standard, and such bats shall be so labeled with a silkscreen or other permanent certification mark. The certification mark shall be rectangular, a minimum of a half-inch on each side and located on the barrel of the bat in any contrasting color. Aluminum/alloy and composite bats shall be marked as to their material makeup being aluminum/alloy or composite. This marking shall be silkscreen or other permanent certification mark, a minimum of one-half-inch on each side, and located on the barrel of the bat in any contrasting color.

In all divisions, a non-wood bat must have a grip of cork, tape, or composition material, and must extend a minimum of 10 inches from the small end. Slippery tape or similar material is prohibited.

NOTE 1: Whiffle ball type bats are permissible in all Challenger Divisions.

NOTE 2: The traditional batting donut is not permissible.

NOTE 3: Tee Ball bats maybe used in the Challenger Divisions. Under the USABat standard, certified Tee Ball bats (26” and shorter) will feature the USA Baseball mark and text which reads ONLY FOR USE WITH APPROVED TEE BALLS. All Tee Ball bats must feature the USA Baseball mark and accompanying text. Tee Ball bats that were produced and/or purchased prior to the implementation of the new standard can be certified using an Approved Tee Ball Sticker via the USA Baseball Tee Ball Sticker Program (USABaseballShop.com) beginning September 1, 2017.

NOTE 4: Non-wood bats may develop dents from time to time. Bats that have cracks or sharp edges, or that cannot pass through the approved Little League bat ring for the appropriate division must be removed from play. The 2¼-inch bat ring must be used for bats labeled 2¼. The 2⅝-inch bat ring must be used for bats labeled for 2⅝.

NOTE 5: An illegal bat must be removed. Any bat that has been altered shall be removed from play.

2022 SPONSORS AND COLORS

Sponsor Names and Colors:

SPONSOR - SENIORS2022 MANAGERColors
CLEMENTS SUPPLYTOBY DAVISDK GREEN / WHITE
SOUTHERN STATESEDDIE JEWELLTRUE RED / WHITE
AMERICAN LEGIONJD KENNARDROYAL BLUE / WHITE
VFWRICARDO VELEZMAROON/ WHITE
TOWLES ELECTRICBRETT FELDMANNAVY/WHITE
 
SPONSOR- MAJORS2022 MANAGERColors
STATE FARMJAY MILLERMAROON / WHITE
BARKLEY HEATING & AIRRYAN PRICEROYAL BLUE / WHITE
SCHREPPLER CHIROPRACTICFRANK FURRDK GREEN / WHITE
PRATT INSURANCEMARTIN DAVISTRUE RED / WHITE
ROTARYPETE CAMPBELLNAVY / WHITE
 
SPONSOR-MINORS2022 MANAGERColors
OFFSHORE AUTO RECYCLINGSTACY JARMANLIGHT BLUE/WHITE
JOHN'S WELL DRILLINGJAMES WILSONROYAL BLUE/WHITE
PARKVIEW RV CENTERLARA BROWNMAROON/WHITE
FEDERATED INSURANCEKRIS SIMMONSRED / WHITE
S&S PAINTINGJIM SAYERSGOLD/WHITE
SUMMIT HEATING & AIRLEE LEWISDK GREEN/WHITE
SONS OF AMERICAN LEGIONTOMMY WATTSNAVY/WHITE
DEL-ONE CREDIT UNIONJAMES SKAGGSORANGE/WHITE
 
SPONSOR-ROOKIE2022 MANAGERColors
ALPINE & RAFETTO ORTHODONTICSKYLE SWEETMANRED / WHITE
BEST CONSTRUCTIONBRIAN SUKOWASKIGOLD/WHITE
FLETCHER'S PLUMBINGTOBY DAVISMAROON / WHITE
MASTEN ELECTRICJOHN MORRISROYAL BLUE/WHITE
PEAK PERFORMANCE CONSTRUCTIONJARRETT FRANCISNAVY/WHITE
SAYERS JEWELERSDAN GARBERDK GREEN/WHITE
LAKEVIEW REALTYDAVID ROSSKELLY GREEN/WHITE
 
SPONSOR-PITCH MACHINE2022 MANAGERColors
MATTHEWS TOWING AND RECOVERYADAM STONEKELLY GREEN/WHITE
MENTAL EDGE COUNSELINGJOHN VANDERVENBLACK/WHITE
SHURE LINE ELECTRICALCHRIS SFAMURRIRED / WHITE
RECORDS GEBHART AGENCYBRETT BOLINMAROON/WHITE
WILLIS AUTO MALLBRIAN LUTESGOLD/WHITE
CLAYTON FIRETYLER OAKLEYNAVY/WHITE
AHL & O'CONNOR ORTHODONTICSKEVIN FOXORANGE/WHITE
SNOW'S PAINTINGNANCY REESROYAL BLUE/WHITE
TURN OF THE WRENCHFRANCIS MARKERLIGHT BLUE/WHITE
TNT CONSTRUCTIONMIKE GOTTDK GREEN/WHITE
 
SPONSOR-T-BALL2022 MANAGERColors
DEAKYNE DENTALNICOLE MCCONNELLNAVY/WHITE
LISA A. FAGIOLETTI, D.M.D.KELVIN BARTHELMEHORANGE / WHITE
CLAYTON LIONSBRIAN SUKOWASKIGOLD/WHITE
PHB INC.PATRICK CLIFTBLACK/WHITE
W.D. PRESSLEYJAMES MCINTIREMAROON/WHITE
DICK'S SPORTING GOODSKENNY RIFEDK GREEN/WHITE
FIRST STATE BATHNANCY REESROYAL/WHITE
CHICK -fil-AGUY RILEYLIGHT BLUE/WHITE
DICKIE'S TREE SERVICEVINCENT BARONEKELLY GREEN/WHITE
TOWN OF SMYRNAKYLE QUINNRED/WHITE
 

Division Ages

Smyrna-Clayton Divisions:
 
Players who are league age
4-5 are eligible to be selected to a Tee Ball team.

Players who are league age 6-7 that have participated for one regular season in the Tee Ball Division are eligible to be selected to a Pitching Machine team.

Players who are league age 7-8 are eligible to be selected to a Rookie Minors team for the regular season.

Players who are league age 9-12 are eligible to be selected to a Little League (“Major”) Division team for the regular season. 

Players league age 9-11 who are not selected to a Major Division team will be selected to a Minor Division team.

Players who are league age 13-16 are eligible to be selected to a Senior League Division team for the regular season.

If you are 17 or older before 8/31/2022 you are no longer eligible for Little League.

Try Outs



Tryouts for Majors, Minors and Seniors will be Sunday February 20th

NO TRYOUTS for ages under 9 years old.

Tryout questions, text player agent, Tina - 302-363-5100

Rainouts

Notifications will be sent via facebook until a new text alert system can be created.
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