In Arapahoe Youth League (AYL) AA teams will play in their own divisions (National-lower level & American-higher level). This division of play is designed for intermediate sign-up and play teams.
Returning players are placed on teams based on requests, new players are placed on teams based on roster and coach availability. There are no tryouts.
AA 6U, 7: Coach Pitch
AA 8 National: Modified Kid Pitch
AA 8 American & 9-14 American/National: Kid Pitch
Season Practice Start Date:
Starting the week of February 25, 2019
Season Game Start Date:
April 5, 2019 (AYL AA Classic 3gg Tournament weekend).
Season Game End Date:
June 26, 2019.
No Play Dates:
Easter Sunday, Mother's Day, May 4 - 5, 2019, Memorial Day Weekend.
6U & 7U (Coach Pitch), 8U (Modified Coach Pitch), 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U & 13/14U.
Number of Games in Season:
Seventeen (17). Fourteen (14) game league season, three (3) game AYL AA Classic Tournament and two (2) games in season ending championship.
Format for League Games:
Friday, Saturday, Sunday & some Monday's single games (generally, teams will play two games per weekend).
Format for Championship:
Two (2) games double elimination.
Number of Practices per Week:
Two (2) per week. Optionally, teams are permitted to practice more than two (2) times per week.
Age Determination Date:
Age as of May 1, 2019.
Location of Games:
Local area and greater Denver area fields.
Pre-Season AYL Spring Blast Tournament:
This is a tournament offered to all competitive teams. AA registration fees DO NOT cover the cost of the tournament. Tournament dates are TBD.
In the event of game cancelations due to weather or other issues, makeup games could be played at any time of the week at the discretion of the AYL Baseball Board.
The league schedule will be posted mid-March.
Post Season Playoffs and World Series:
At the conclusion of the 14 league games, ALL TEAMS will be seeded for the double elimination playoffs. Playoff games will begin mid-June with the World Series being played late June. The World Series is a single game championship game.
Always feel free to contact the Littleton Youth Sports Baseball Delegate at
firstname.lastname@example.org for any additional information.