Petite Softball is a competitive pitching machine league for girls ages 8 to 10; age is as of December 31, 2019. Players work on basic skills; base running, batting, catching, throwing and are taught by volunteer coaches. Jerseys are provided and pants may be purchased for $10 at the Lum Park office. Visors may be purchased on game days for $5.00 at the Buffalo Hills-Lions Park concession stand.
New players and players moving up to the next age group in the Petite, Junior, and Senior leagues must attend a Skills Clinic at 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 4, 2020, at Memorial Park, on Field 1 (Petite), Field 2 (Junior) or Field 3 (Senior). As long as a player is eligible for this league, they remain on the same team.
Petite Softball is played on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Practices begin May 6, 2020, and the regular season (including play-offs and rain dates) is from June 1 - July 29.
The Army All Star Game will be on June 26 at 5:30 p.m. at Brainerd High School.
The Petite end of season tournament will be played on league nights.