Baseball and Softball Club in Fairport, New York

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FLL Hotline (Field Conditions/Cancellation Info)
585-234-3570
Fairport Little League Mailing Address
PO Box 334, Fairport, NY 14450


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Pitching Clinics for 9-12 Year Olds
01/14/2017
Click Below to Register. Cost is $5. Sessions are limited to 20...
Catching Clinics for 9-12 Year Olds
01/14/2017
Click Below to Register. Cost is $5. Sessions are limited to 15...
Next Level Strength & Conditioning
12/18/2016
Next Level Strength & Conditioning Right Across From the Fairport...
2017 Spring Registration is OPEN!
12/16/2016
Registration for our 2017 Spring Baseball and Softball Fairport...
2017 Softball Program Updates
12/08/2016
Fairport Little League, like last year, has continued to investigate...
Fairport District Travel Team Registration & Tryouts
08/04/2016
Please note that while returning players are not required to attend...
Enhancements to Our Softball Program
03/10/2016
Fairport Little League is forming teams at all levels of our...
 
Pitching Clinics for 9-12 Year Olds
Click Below to Register. Cost is $5.
Sessions are limited to 20 per session
All sessions are at Your Sports Depot in Macedon, from 9:00 to 10:30AM
 
9/10 Year Olds (Born Sept 06 thru Aug 08) March 5 March 19
11/12 Year Olds (Born May 04 thru Aug 06) March 12 March 26
 

by posted 01/14/2017
Catching Clinics for 9-12 Year Olds
Click Below to Register. Cost is $5.
Sessions are limited to 15 per session
All sessions are at Your Sports Depot in Macedon, from 9:00 to 10:30AM
 
9/10 Year Olds (Born Sept 06 thru Aug 08) March 12 March 26
11/12 Year Olds (Born May 04 thru Aug 06) March 5 March 19

 

 

 

 


by posted 01/14/2017
Next Level Strength & Conditioning

by posted 12/18/2016
2017 Spring Registration is OPEN!

Registration for our 2017 Spring Baseball and Softball


Fairport Little League offers programs for boys and girls from 4 to 16 years old. 
For details on our programs click here.
For other frequently asked questions, click here.


When you are ready to register your player, find his or her age group below to register online and pay by credit card.
All players must register in a League that fits their birthdate.
Baseball players of some ages have a choice of leagues.
See the chart below to make your choice.
Softball players ages 8 & 10 can express in interest in playing down/up an age group. You may select that option while completing your registration.

 

League
Birthdate
Range
Description
Contact
GO!
Summer TBall - Age 3-6
Jun '10 to May '14
Play in July and August -
Registration Not Yet Open
Tim Berns
NA
Summer Girls Softball - Age 3-6 Jun '10 to May '14
Play in July and August -
Registration Not Yet Open
Tim Berns
NA
Spring TBall - Age 4-5
Sep '11 to Aug '13
Sandlot-Baseball basics for boys & girls - $100
Darren Picciano
Baseball - Age 6-7
Sep '09 to Aug '11
Rookie - Baseball for boys & girls, Coach pitch, No score keeping
$180
Baseball - Age 7-8
Sep '08 to Aug '10
Cricket - Baseball for boys & girls, Machine pitch,
intro of Player pitch/Competitive Games - $180
Baseball - Age 9-10
Sep '06 to Aug '08
Mustang - Baseball for boys & girls, Players pitch - $200
Bronco/International
 Ages 10-12
May 04 to Aug '07
Baseball for boys and girls
$200
Pony
Ages 13-14
May '02 to April '04
Baseball for boys and girls - $210
Two Divisions – Red for the top 30%, White for others. Tryouts are required for Red Division. Registrants may opt to tryout for Red, or opt to play White. Those not drafted into Red will play in White
Steve Gossin
Colt
Ages 15-16
May '00 to April '02
Baseball for boys and girls
$210
Patrick Burns
Micros Softball
Ages 5/6/7
Jan '09 to Dec '11
Softball for girls, Tball/Coach pitch - $180
Mike Glorioso
Minors Softball
Ages 8/9/10
Jan '06 to Dec '08
Softball for girls, Players pitch
$200
10 year olds may try out to play Majors. 8 year olds may request to play Micros
Brian Owens
Majors Softball
Ages 11/12
Jan '04 to Dec '05
Softball for girls - $200
ONLY first time Majors players must attend the tryout (TBA).
Steve Kull
Juniors Softball
Ages 13 to 16
Jan '00 to Dec '03
Softball for girls - $210
 
Challenger
Ages 6 to 14
May '02 to
Aug '11
Program for mentally and physically challenged - FREE
 
Challenger
Ages 15 & older
Born Before
5/1/02
Program for mentally and physically challenged - FREE
 
 
 
Family Maximum payment for the above programs is $375.
Travel Team Registrations are excluded from the Family Maximum payment.
$25 Late Fee is applied for registrations after March 31st except for Pony, Colt and Juniors Softball.
 
If you prefer to print the Registration Form and mail it in with your check, click here.

Refund Policy
Before March 31 - 100%
April 1 to April 30 - 50%
May 1 and later - 0%

by posted 12/16/2016
2017 Softball Program Updates
Fairport Little League, like last year, has continued to investigate ways to improve the softball experience for our girls to provide a more rewarding atmosphere for them to learn the game and develop their skills.  As we head into the 2017 season, we wanted to share with you the latest changes to the softball program:
 
Micros Division - Is now open to ages 5 - 7.  8-year-old players are being moved to Minors but can request to play in Micros depending on their skill level.
 
Minors Division - Ages 8 - 10.  10-year olds will have the option to "play up" in Majors by selecting the appropriate box on their registration form.  Tryouts are required for 10-year olds requesting to play in Majors.  Those not drafted into Majors will automatically play in Minors.
 
Majors Division - Ages 10 - 12.  Tryouts are required for all new players.  10-year olds have the option to tryout; if not drafted, these players will play in Minors.
 
All three divisions will play with Pittsford Little League in a combined League as we have successfully done in previous years.
 
If you have already registered for the 2017 season, we have moved registrations accordingly.  
 
Clinics - We will be offering several pitching, skills, and coaching clinics beginning in February.  Registered players and coaches can participate at no cost.
 
Summer Softball - We are introducing a girls Summer Softball League that will run in parallel with our popular Summer T-Ball league.  Ages 4 - 6.  Players will have the option to play T-Ball if they would prefer.
 
We are excited about these changes and look forward to another successful season.
 
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
 
Steve Kull Brian Owens Mike Glorioso
Director - Majors Director - Minors Director - Micros
skull@mindex.com              digital_man_0001@hotmail.com meglorioso@yahoo.com

by posted 12/08/2016
Fairport District Travel Team Registration & Tryouts
Please note that while returning players are not required to attend a tryout, it is recommended as placement on last year's team does not guarantee placement on this year's team
 
Although the Spring Season has only recently ended, it is time to start preparing for the the 2017 season. The registration and tryouts for Fairport's District Travel Teams are upon us. If you have a player ages 7-12 that has the skill, desire and time to compete on a secondary team in the spring, you may register now by clicking on your age group below.
 
 
 
(Corrected age range)
 
We are also looking for potential managers and coaches for all age groups. If you have previous coaching experience and would like to be considered for a managerial or coaching position, please contact Brian Talbot to indicate your interest. The number of teams fielded will depend on the volume of player registrations and coaching volunteers, so please contact as soon as possible to share your interest.
 
  • Players that played on a Fairport D4 travel team last year should register and do not need to attend a tryout.
  • Players new to the program should plan on attending a tryout at the Lyndon Road complex Field 1 on Sunday August 14 at Noon
For those unfamiliar with the Travel Baseball program, please note that playing on a "house" or standard Fairport Little League team is a requirement of playing on a Travel team. While the programs work hard to avoid conflicts, your house team must also be given priority when practices and games do conflict.
 
Please Contact Brian Talbot ( ), Patrick Burns ( ) or Mike Finn ( ) with further questions.
 
Some facts about the NY District 4 Travel Program:
 

Our Mission:

 

Provide D4 Little League organizations and players competitive travel baseball by running a well-organized, well administered, fun and cooperative program.
The program complements existing “Local/Town” based programs and is targeted for players/coaches looking for “Travel” experience in a Little League forum.
Key Program Features

 

Program Initiative

 

Promote higher level of play AND
Develop players to become ALL “
STARS” – Sportsmanship Teamwork Attitude Respects and Skill

 

Manager Requirements

 

 

 

Manager must be approved by local Board of Directors (BOD) and must manage/coach in local program or be on BOD.

 

Manager and coach must sign NYD4 Code of Conduct

 

Manager and coach must have attended 1 clinic in last two years (either Coaches clinic or PCA)

 

Parent Requirements

 

Parents must sign NYD4 Code of Conduct

 

Player Requirements

 

Players required to register and participate in their local/town program, if it is chartered with LL; Follow LL age charts

 

Players may be on one D4 team only.

 

Team(s) organization

 

If a town has 2+ teams at same age level; players are drafted to a “stronger” Travel Select team; or a “weaker” Travel team.  
Teams assigned to “Travel Select” or “Travel” division by the District; not the town

 

Rules

 

Little League rules AND NYD4 “local” rules as developed and provided to managers; No “town specific” rules.
Local rules established by Travel Program Administrators.

 

Schedules

 

 

 

May-June: 1 game per week; Scheduled for Fridays/Saturdays/Sundays ; Designed to minimize/avoid conflict with local leagues. There are two weekends with two games.

 

July-August:  open for teams to enter tournaments, (possible Thruway Challenge)

 

Makeup dates set by managers; Approved by program Admin, then notify Scheduler
Makeup policy: may be double header (5 inning games)

 

Pitching

 

 

 

Little League pitch count rules apply; LL games include both local league games and District Travel games. Must be entered on D4 website

 

There is no limitation/restrictions on pitching in Travel vs pitching in House.   Managers expected to work together.

 

Program  Division Name

 

Travel

8U

 

Travel

9-10 (46-60)

 

Travel

11-12 (46-60)

 

Travel Select

9-10 (46-60)

 

Travel Select

11-12 (50-70)

 

Program focus

 

Introduction to Travel baseball for youngest players

More 9’s and 11’s respectively

 
 

Highest competition level

More 10’s and 12’s respectively

Likely players will also be on LL Tournament teams

Player Selection Criteria

 

Mixed skill level

Willingness to travel.

Moderate to high skill level

Willingness to travel

Desire to play competitive baseball.

Highest skill level players only

Willingness to travel

Desire and ability to play competitive baseball

Multiple Divisions; Team Placement

 

No

As needed based on # of teams

Teams assigned to a division by Travel Division coordinator; not by the town

Charter

 

Town level

(special games only)

District Level

(Majors)

District Level
(Majors)

 

District Level
(Majors)

Town level (Intermediate)

Multiple Divisions

 

No

Teams assigned to a division by Travel Division coordinator; not by the town


by posted 08/04/2016
Enhancements to Our Softball Program

Fairport Little League is forming teams at all levels of our Softball program.  We have reviewed the current division formats and instituted a number of changes to improve the quality of play and provide an improved experience for all players.
 
We have identified a need for focusing on youth pitching and are conducting a weekly pitcher and catcher clinic that has had significant participation. We believe that quality pitching will provide more valuable games for all players and teams.
 
For Minors, we have instituted a number of rule changes to improve the level of play and introduce the girls to a fuller game at a younger age and help in the transition to the next level.   
 
Fairport Majors and Minors divisions will combine with Pittsford Little League to enhance our programs.  This continues the success we have had in Majors in previous years of playing with Pittsford in a light travel schedule that has provided a fun, rewarding experience. 
 
This year, Fairport Majors will be participating in a District 4 “play date weekend” at the end of May in which we send our teams to play with the other towns in a fun cross town event. This kicked off last season to great success we are excited to participate this year. Teams will be based on player/coach availability.  There is no additional cost for playing in this tournament as Fairport Little League will cover all costs.  This is a great opportunity for our girls to play against surrounding towns.
 
Both Minors and Majors will have post season tournament opportunities and extended summer play.
 
In the next few weeks we will be wrapping up registration and forming teams. We have openings remaining so please get your registrations in as we look forward to a great 2016 and beyond!
 
Thank you
Steve Kull                        Brian Owens
FLL Majors Director         FLL Minors Director

by posted 03/10/2016