Arlington Southwest Little League—Divisions of Play
Bubba Ball—age 3 (league as is as of September 1st of the calendar year)
Tee Ball—ages 4-5 (league age is as of September 1st of the calendar year)
Machine Pitch—ages 6-8 We will place the players where we think there will be the best fit—we offer MP1 for those just coming up from tee ball and MP2 for those who have already played one year of coach pitch.
Cal Ripken—ages 8-9 This division is for those just coming up from coach pitch into their first year of kid pitch—and those just coming into baseball.
Hank Aaron—ages 9-10 This division is generally for players who have already played one year of kid pitch.
Jackie Robinson—ages 10-11 This division is for players with at least two years of kid pitch experience.
Babe Ruth—primarily age 12 This division is twelve year olds—with a few 11 year olds that are ready for this level of competition, to be decided on by the league. This division will play by 50/70 rules.
50/70 Intermediate—age 13 This age group will be playing on Green 1 -- this field will be set with a 50’ mound and 70’ bases. We will encourage all 13 year olds to play in this division to get them acclimated to the longer bases/pitching distances. Little League calls this the “Intermediate” division.
Seniors—ages 14+ The seniors will include some 14 year olds who have experience playing on a larger field and are able to compete on same. All games will be on Green 2.