Junior Softball is a competitive league for girls ages 11 to 13; age is as of December 31, 2019. Players pitch to batters in this league and fundamentals along with game strategy are taught by volunteer coaches. Jerseys are provided and pants may be purchased for $10 at the Lum Park office. Visors may be purchased at the Buffalo Hills concession stand for $5.00 on game nights. In this league all infield positions are required to wear a face-mask.
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 2019, 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 as previous year.
Skills Clinic: Monday, May 4, 2020
Draft (Coaches Pick Teams): Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Practices Start: Wednesday, May 6, 2020
League Play Starts June 1
Playoffs End weekend of July 25 & July 26 (if inclement weather
Junior Softball is played on Monday and Wednesday evenings.
The Army All Star Game will be on June 26 at 6:30 p.m. at Brainerd High School.
The Junior end of season tournament will take place on Saturday July 25 and the championship Sunday July 26.