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Registration for the 2020 season will be open
March 15, 2020

           




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 "PIGTAIL" DIVISION (coach pitch): Kindergarten and 1st grade
 "PONYTAIL" DIVISION (coach pitch): 2nd and 3rd grade
 "FISHTAIL" DIVISION (player pitch): 4th and 5th grade

 

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2020 BGSC OVERVIEW

OPEN TO ALL GIRLS GRADES: KINDERGARTEN - 5TH**
**(CURRENT GRADE AT TIME OF REGISTRATION)

PIGTAIL Division
  • Grades: Kindergarten and 1st grade
  • Great fundamental program
  • Girls are pitched to (a batting tee will be used if there is no contact after 6-8 pitches).
  • Coaches assist on the field and behind the plate.
  • There is no catcher; All other formal positions are introduced and played.
  • Practices are held at the coach's discretion, but are typically held once a week depending on game schedule.
  • Games are on Tuesday and/or Thursday evenings at 6pm or 7pm and all games are played at Bradley Park.
  • Equipment needed: Softball glove/mitt. BGSC provides the batting helmets, bats,  fun colored uniform t-shirts, visors, and crazy fun socks! Girls can wear any type of shorts or pants.
  • Season starts the week of June 15th and concludes the week of July 20th.
 
PONYTAIL Division
  • Grades: 2nd and 3rd
  • League focuses on the fundamentals of the game and will introduce strategic play with extra focus on game rules, game play, formal positions, and the introduction of pitching.
  • Coaches will pitch at this level and all formal field positions are played.
  • Practices are held at the coach's discretion, but are typically held once a week depending on game schedule.
  • Games are played on Monday-Thursday evenings at 6:30pm at the Dover Fields. Typically 2 games played per week.
  • Equipment needed: Softball glove/mitt. Cleats are encouraged, but not mandatory. BGSC provides batting helmets with face mask, bats, fun colored uniform t-shirts, visors, and crazy fun socks! Girls can wear any type of shorts or pants.
  • Season starts the week of June 15th and concludes the week of July 20th
FISHTAIL Division
  • Grades: 4th and 5th
  • Player fast-pitch and all formal field positions are played.
  • Practices are held at coach's discretion, but typically held once or twice a week depending on game schedule.
  • Games will be played throughout the week with possible games on the weekends. 
  • Equipment needed: Softball glove/mitt and cleats. BGSC provides batting helmets with face mask, bats, uniform shirt, pants, and visors.
  • Season begins the week of June 15th and concludes the week of July 20th.

 

ALL DIVISIONS:

  • Each team to be managed & coached by parents or adult volunteer.
  • Published rules for each division that will be strictly followed  (modified ASA Rules).
  •  Team practices & games in the evening to allow parent coaching and attendance by  players in summer day-care.
  • Practices to begin in May (not necessarily on in-fields) to focus on fundamentals & rules.
  • 8-10 game schedule for PIGTAIL Division, 10-12 game schedule for PONYTAIL Division, and 12-15 game schedule (including playoffs) for FISHTAIL Division  
  • Player clinics to teach fundamentals and techniques.
  • Funding by registration fees and sponsorships.


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