FAQs

Registration

Question: When does registration open?
Answer:
Spring: Registration for Spring opens late October, early November.
Fall Ball: Registration for Fall opens in at the beginning of June.  Fall registration is for 7-12 year olds.

Question: Can I request a teammate or coach?
Answer:
Spring: Yes, but only for our T-Ball and Rookies divisions. This is a best effort and not a guarantee.  All other divisions conduct a draft to organize teams.
Fall Ball: Yes, but it is best effort.

Question: I see there are two registration options to choose from during the Spring season, Player Registration and Sunday Player Registration.  Which one is right for my child?
Answer:
Spring: BHLL is proud to offer Sunday leagues to those who observe the Sabbath on Friday and Saturday.  Therefore, unless you fall under this category, select the Player Registration option.  Otherwise, if your family observes the Sabbath, please select the Sunday Player Registration.
Fall Ball: All games are played on Sunday, so there is only one option.

Question: How much does it cost to play?
Answer:
Spring: $225 before January 1st; $250 thereafter.
Fall Ball: $100 for early registration, all of June; $150 after June 30th.

Questions: What is the refund policy?
Answer:
Check out our Refund Policy page.

Question: Can I register in person?
Answer:
No. Our registration process is strictly an online process.

Question: How old does my child need to be to play?
Answer:
See National Little League’s Age Chart page.

Question: What areas your boundaries?
Answer:
See our Boundaries page.

Question: Is my child guaranteed a spot?
Answer:
We accept all children who register up until the point registration is closed or all spots are filled for a particular division. At which time, the child is put on a waiting list and if a spot becomes available, it will be on a first come, first serve basis.

Question: When will my child be notified by their coach?
Answer:
Spring: Players are notified of team assignments mid to late February.
Fall Ball: Players are notified in late August, early September.

Practices
Question: When are practices and how many are there a week?
Answer:
Spring: Practices are generally held on a weekday after 4 PM and last about an hour. Teams practice once a week.
Fall Ball: There are no practices due to field constraints.

Question: When will I find out when my team practices?
Answer:
Spring: Teams are given their practice schedules in February.
Fall Ball: There are no practices due to field constraints.

Season/Games
Question: When does the season start?
Answer:
Spring: The Spring season starts in early March and lasts until June.
Fall Ball: The season starts in September and ends in late November.

Question: How are the divisions formed?
Answer:
Teams are formed by age.

T-Ball: All 4 1/2 – 6 year-olds play in one division.

Baseball
Rookies Division II: 7 year-olds
Rookies Division I: 8 year-olds
Minors: 9 – 10 year-olds
Majors: 11 – 12 year-olds
Juniors: 13 – 14 year-olds
Seniors: 15 – 16 year-olds

Softball
Rookies: 6 – 8 year-olds
Minors: 8 – 10 year-olds
Majors: 11 – 12 year-olds
Juniors: 13 – 15 year-olds

Question: What days are the games played and at what location?
Answer:
Baseball
T-Ball: Saturdays at Hawthorne Elementary School
Rookies: Saturdays at Frank Fenton Field and/or La Cienega Park
Minors: Wednesdays, Saturdays and some Sundays at La Cienega Park and Roxbury Park
Majors: Thursdays and Sundays at La Cienega Park and Roxbury Park
Juniors :Wednesdays or Thursdays and Saturdays or Sunday’s at La Cienega Park

Fall Ball: Games are played on Sundays at Roxbury Park or other local fields if travel is involved.

Softball
Rookies: Sundays at Frank Fenton and/or La Cienega Park
Minors: mostly on Sundays at La Cienega Park and Frank Fenton Field
Majors: mostly on Sundays at various district fields
Juniors: mostly on Sundays at various district fields

Fall Ball: Softball doesn’t participate in Fall Ball.

Sunday League
Sunday T-Ball: Sundays at Hawthorne Elementary School
Sunday Rookies Baseball: Sunday games at Frank Fenton Field
Sunday Minors Baseball: one game on the weekday and one game on Sunday at La Cienega and Roxbury Park
Sunday Rookies Softball: Sunday games at La Cienega and Frank Fenton Field

Question: How many games are there per week?
Answer:
Spring: Our T-Ball and Rookies division play one (1) game a week. Our Minors & Majors divisions play two (2) games per week, generally one (1) game during the week and (1) game on the weekend.
Fall Ball: There is only one game per week on Sundays.

Uniforms
Question: Can names be added to a uniform?
Answer:
No. In fact, it is against league rules to modify a uniform in any way.

Question: My child’s uniform isn’t the right size. What can I do?
Answer:
Notify the team manager, coach or team administrator immediately and ask to have it exchanged for the right size.

Question: Who do I contact if my child’s pants, hat, socks or belt need to be exchanged?
Answer:
Contact David Kramer at kramerdavid5@aol.com.