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Aug, 2017

Classic Baseball Divisions, Fees and Timeline for Fall 2017

Below is a short description of each Little League Baseball Division.  Fall Ball is instructional!  The season is intended to develop baseball skills.  Practices usually start mid August.  Games, starting in late August and ending early October, are played most Saturdays and a few evenings during the week.  The ages are based upon "League Ages" (see table below).  Log into (or register) your account to sign up (see boxes at top of this web page)!

TEE BALL DIVISION - $45
4-6 Year Old Players

 

Tee Ball is for boys and girls, 4-6 years old, who want to learn the fundamentals of hitting and fielding.

In Tee Ball, players hit a ball off a batting tee. Rules of the game may be varied to accommodate the need for teaching.

The primary goals of Tee Ball are to instruct children in the fundamentals of baseball and to allow them to experience the value of teamwork.

Parents are strongly encouraged to become involved in this introduction level of Little League. After completing a Little League volunteer application and passing a required national background check, parents may become involved in practices, and be eligible as coaches, managers, umpires, local league board members and other volunteer positions within the league.

AA DIVISION - $110
Little League Age 7-8 Year Old Players


The Elgin Classic AA Division is for 7 and 8 year old boys and girls with little or no baseball experience.  Hitters do face live pitching from other players, but coaches pitch half of the time.

Parents are strongly encouraged to become involved in this introduction level of Little League. After completing a Little League volunteer application and passing a required national background check, parents may become involved in practices, and be eligible as coaches, managers, umpires, local league board members and other volunteer positions within the league.

AAA DIVISION - $110
Little League Age 8-10 Year Old Players 


The Elgin Classic AAA Division is for high skilled 8 year old players and for 9 and 10 year old players.  High skilled 10 year old players are encouraged to play in the Majors Division.  Coaches do not pitch in the AAA Division.

The diamond used is a 60-foot diamond and the pitching distance is 46 feet.

MAJOR DIVISION - $110
Little League Age 10-12 Year Old Players 

The Elgin Classic Major Division is for high skilled 10 year old players,  11 and 12 year old players.  11 and 12 year old players with no baseball experience may need to play in the AAA Division for all or part of the season. 

The diamond used is a 60-foot diamond and the pitching distance is 46 feet.

INTERMEDIATE DIVISION - $110
Little League Age 11-13 Year Old Players


The Elgin Classic Intermediate Division is for high skilled 11 year old players and for 12 and 13 year old players.

The diamond used is a 70-foot diamond and the pitching distance is 50 feet.

JUNIOR DIVISION - $110
Little League Age 13-14 Year Old Players

The Elgin Classic Junior Division is for high skilled 13 year old players and for 14 year old players. 

The diamond used is a 90-foot diamond and the pitching distance is 60 feet.

SENIOR DIVISION - $110
Little League Age 15-16 Year Old Players

The Elgin Classic Senior Division is for 15 and 16 year old players. 

The diamond used is a 90-foot diamond and the pitching distance is 60 feet.



Link to the Little League Age Chart and rationale for ages: 
Little League Age Chart

2017 Little League Age Chart
FOR BASEBALL DIVISION ONLY

Match month (top line) and box with year of birth. League age indicated at right.

JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AGE
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2012 2012 2012 2012 4
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 5
2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2010 2010 2010 2010 6
2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2009 2009 2009 2009 7
2009 2009 2009 2009 2009 2009 2009 2009 2008 2008 2008 2008 8
2008 2008 2008 2008 2008 2008 2008 2008 2007 2007 2007 2007 9
2007 2007 2007 2007 2007 2007 2007 2007 2006 2006 2006 2006 10
2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2005 2005 2005 2005 11
        2005 2005 2005 2005         11
2005 2005 2005 2005 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 12
2004 2004 2004 2004 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 13
2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 14
2002 2002 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 15
2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 16