Who can play?
Majors Divisions are for girls and boys who are 11 and 12 years old as of May 1, 2017.
Opening day: April 1st
Closing day: June 11th
No games on April 16th and May 28th
Pre Season practice & meet with coaches: (New for 2017 season!)
Week of March 20th & March 27th
-distribute jersey and hat
-meet coaches and teammates
-practice for upcoming season
When and Where are In-house games ? Saturdays, 9:00 to 11:00 OR 11:00 to 1:00 at Narberth Park field.
Date: Saturday, March 11th
Time: 12:00 to 1:00
Bring: Glove & wear sneakers (indoor gym)
Location: St. Joseph University - Hagan Arena - 2450 N. 54th St., Philadelphia
We do not honor team mate request. The teams are drafted by the coaches following skills assessment in hitting, throwing and catching.
When and Where are practices and/or additional games? Tuesday and/or Thursday 6:00 to 8:00 a Narberth Park or WVMS. Intra league games are played against Highland Park Little League.
Practices could be held at several field locations (Narberth Park, WVMS, BCMS or Penn wynne school)
What do you do in practices?
Coaches reinforce and teach players the main baseball fundamentals: proper throwing mechanics, proper stance and hitting fundamentals, basic fielding skills, above-the-waist catching, and base running.
How do games work?
The Major division abides by the Cal Ripken rules. The rules on listed in "Coaches information" on the NAA home page.
What do players need to bring? A baseball glove & water bottle. Players should wear baseball pants. Do not wear shorts - players in this division are taught to slide into the base. We recommend players wear baseball cleats, but sneakers are acceptable. The team shirt and team baseball hat are distributed at the first team practice. Players are welcome to bring their own baseball bats, batting gloves and helmets.
If you would like to volunteer to coach a team, please enter information requested in your child's registration. We will contact you to let know if you will be coaching a team on March 1st. For each division we are looking for 2 to 3 co-coaches for each team.
We require the 3 background checks which are listed under "Coaches Information" on the left side of home page.