About Our Rec League
Updated Wednesday July 29, 2015 by Burnt Hills Girls Softball.
T-Ball (Grades Pre K-1, Ages 4-5)
T-ball is designed to acquaint beginners in Pre K-1st grade with basic skills of throwing, catching, fielding, base-running and hitting. The ball is hit off a tee allowing players to concentrate on the swing.
Instructional (Grades 2-3, Ages 6-7)
Instructional reinforces the skills learned in T-ball and introduces a pitched ball to the players. The coaches pitch the ball.
Minors (Grades 4-5, Ages 8-10)
A small (11") softball is used. Players pitch, with a coach pitching after four balls.
Majors (Grades 6-8, Ages 11-13)
A full sized (12") softball is used. Players throw all pitches. ASA umpires will be used for games.