AGE GROUP: 10 & 11 years old
PARK LOCATION: Kernahan Park (Bunting Rd. & Queenston St) and Dempey Field #2 (Merritton) and Walkinshaw Park
GAME NIGHT: 1 game per week with the possibility of 2 games some weeks. (Monday - Wednesday 6pm or Saturday 10am). Schedules are determined after registration closes April 31st.
PRACTICE NIGHT: Team coaches will determine days and times. It will be the same every week. Batting cage can be booked by coaches
2020 REGISTRATION COST: Early Bird - $220, Regular - $245
DESCRIPTION: For Mosquito, SCMBA will use fundamentals provided by Baseball Canada to develop its players. Coaches should use the Red Cap drills provided by Baseball Canada as well as drills appropriate for this age group. This is the first year for live pitching, catching and base stealing. Umpires use full baseball rules. SCMBA has rules put in place for fair play that all Coaches are informed of before the year starts. Teams will consist of 10-12 players (lessor amount is the goal).
Pitching - basic pitching stance, throw 5/15 strikes, basic pitching fundamentals
Fielding - fielding position knowledge/range, proper fielding stance is introducted, throw 10/15 balls to 1st from the short stop position, able to field grounders to the left and right
Hitting - able to hit 10/15 fair balls or in between cones from live pitching, run 1st to 3rd with a slide at 3rd, NO BUNTING (for HL)
DRILLS can be found at Baseball Canada Rally Cap