Junior League is a developmental bridge between Little League and Senior League. The field size is still slightly reduced from the full size but the full rules apply, runners can “take leads”, but can also be “picked off”, “balks” are introduced.

Age (2017/2018 season):

* Little League approved grandfathering players born in these months in 2005 as league age 12 year old for 2018 only. These players are eligible for either Little League or Junior League Tournament teams and should consider this when registering for club competition.

Age brackets for the 2018/19 season will be uploaded soon.
Training:

Thursdays 5:30pm – 7:00pm.

Training for the pre-Christmas competition will commence mid August with first game likely to be Oct 6.

Games:

Saturday 10:15am or 12:30am start for a 2:00 hr game. Games are run by the GBL (in accordance with Baseball Queensland). Games are typically late Saturday morning or early Saturday afternoon. Team sizes are 9 on the field plus bench players; teams up to around 11 or 12.

Equipment Required:

Team Shirt, white baseball pants, glove, protective cup, sneakers, moulded or metal cleat shoes.

Game Volunteers:

Coach, Assistant Coach, Scorer (Skilled), Umpire (Qualified), Canteen

Season played in two competitions:

The season is divided into two competitions – pre-Christmas and post-Christmas with both competitions ending with a finals series. The pre-Christmas season usually consists of 9 to 10 Saturdays in School Term 4 and the post-Christmas season will be played over another 9 to 10 Saturdays in Term 1 after school returns from the Xmas break. Typically, there are no games or training during the Xmas school holiday period.

If you have any questions about playing Junior baseball with the Carina Redsox, please feel free to contact our Junior Vice President .

TEAM ALLOCATION:

Teams from U8 to Little League Minors are selected as evenly as possible.

Little League to U20 are selected on players ability. This will remain the responsibility of the Junior Vice President and coaching staff. Teams will consist of no more than 12 players.