Granby Little LeagueP.O. Box 115Granby, CT 06035

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Softball Age

To determine your child's softball age please refer to this chart.

Younger players are placed in T-Ball and Farm leagues by age only. No assessment is done for these leagues.

T-Ball

  • Ages 4-6
  • 1 game a week, typically on Saturdays
  • 1 practice a week
  • Ball is a 10" rubber ball
  • Players hit off a tee.
  • Games are 3 innings long, about 90 minutes

 

Farm

  • Ages 6-8
  • 2 games a week, typically on Tuesdays and Saturdays
  • 1 practice a week
  • Ball is a 10" rubber ball
  • Coach pitch
  • Games are 3 innings long, about 90 minutes

 

Players are placed in the following leagues based on age and pre-season assessments.

Minors - AA

  • Ages 8-10
  • 2 games a week, typically on Wednesdays and Saturdays
  • 1 practice a week
  • Ball is a 11" rubber ball
  • Season starts as coach pitch transitioning to player pitch from 35'
  • Games are 2 hours long or 6 innings

 

Minors - AAA

  • Ages 9-11
  • 2 games a week, typically on Thursdays and Saturdays
  • 1 practice a week
  • Ball is 11" hard ball
  • Player pitch only from 35'
  • Games are 2 hours long or 6 innings

 

Majors

  • Ages 10-12
  • 2 games a week, typically on Fridays and Sundays
  • 1-2 practices a week
  • Ball is 12" hard ball
  • Player pitch only from 40'
  • Games are 2 hours or 6 innings

 

Juniors

  • Ages 13-15 (no assessment required)
  • 2 games a week, typically on Tuesdays and Sundays
  • 1-2 practices a week
  • Ball is 12" hard ball
  • Player pitch only from 43'
  • Games are 2 hours or 7 innings