based on skill level and ability rather than just age. The Junior
league is for children, ages 13-14, who have a solid understanding of
the sport and who have a very high skill level. This league provides a
link between Little League and Senior league Divisions.
This division provides a
full range of tournaments including the World Series tournament.
Teams are created after player evaluation. To play on a Junior
league team the player must attend the previous year's evaluations.
Evaluations are done in the Fall.
All Star Team:
Local leagues have the
option to select an "All Star" team from their Division to enter into
State and International Tournaments. This team is established to
give the kids in 13-14 age group the opportunity to experience
competition.. Players can be chosen from the Junior or Senior Division teams to be
included in this competitive group. The culmination of the
International tournament is the Little League World Series featuring
teams from around the world.
These teams are selected
either by tryouts or the recommendation of the coach. Tournament
level play begins following the spring season and will last through
Any candidate with the
proper skills, who will be 13 years old before April 30 and who will not
be 15 years old before May 1 of the current year, is eligible for the Junior League.