Happy Thanksgiving From All of the WSLL Family
West Springfield Little League extends a happy Thanksgiving to all of the WSLL family and beyond. It's been a great year and we look forward to another exciting season in the coming months. See you soon.
WSLL Sets 2016 Registration Dates ....
West Springfield Little League will hold our registration for the Spring season for players 5-12 years old.
- WHEN: Saturday, January 9, 16, 23
- WHERE: Washington Irving Middle School Cafeteria - 8100 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield [view map]
- TIMES: 10:00 - 2:00
Check back soon for a complete guide to registration.
Manager & Coaches Applications Being Accepted for 2016 Spring Season
For the Spring 2016 season WSLL will need approximately 60 managers and more than 200 volunteers to be assistant coaches.
Little League Changing Age Determination Date - Update
Little League ages are changing again. For the 2018 season, players born on or after September 1, 2005 will use August 31st as their league-age determination date. This means that certain players will be the same league-age in 2016 as they were in 2015. Update: Players born between May 1, 2005 and August 31, 2005 will be grandfathered as 12 year olds for the 2018 season. For more information, please see the following release from Little League International.
Read Article and how it will affect you.
Team Sponsorship Opportunities Now Available
WSLL is currently organizing for the upcoming season and is soliciting the business community for sponsors. Sponsor financial support is a necessary and critical element to the successful operation of our league. Click here for information on sponsoring a team or email Greg Adams or email Rob Harris.
WSLL Board of Directors Needs NEW Members!!
The West Springfield Little League is always in need of new members.
All Managers, Coaches and Volunteers MUST Complete LL Volunteer form
West Springfield Little League will continue to implement a mandate from Little League Baseball, Inc. that requires all local Little Leagues to conduct background checks on Managers, Coaches, Board of Directors members and any other persons, volunteers or hired workers, who provide regular service to the league and/or have repetitive access to, or contact with, players or teams.
Is Too Much Baseball Really Too Much Baseball??
This is an article on the Little League web site from parents.
View 2015 Yearbook in Color
View/download the 2015 Yearbook in Color (file size: about 13MB)
Yearbooks will be mailed soon.
Check-Out New Baseball Training Camps
We have just added new Camps and clinics.
Keep Informed with Facebook, Twitter and RainedOut.net
Do you use Facebook and/or Twitter?? So does WSLL.
Want to get game cancellations sent to your cell phone or email - subscribe to RainedOut.net
WSLL Enters Partnership With Positive Coaching Alliance
West Springfield Little League Board of Directors is pleased to announce that we have entered into a partnership with the Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA). This partnership will allow us to combine efforts to further provide support and training for our dedicated coaches.
More than 50 managers and coaches attended the initial training. Those in attendance representsd over 50% of our teams.
When Your E-Mail Address Changes
If your mail address changes e-mail VP Communications, John Monaco. Provide your name, child's name, playing level(s), old e-mail and new-email.
NOTE: We usually update our email list the immediately after the next season's registration. However, if you wish your name removed please contact me at the address above.
Mark's Hope Foundation
On Opening Day, 2005 we remembered former WSLL player Capt. Mark Stubenhofer, who played with us in the mid-1980s, and was killed in action in Iraq in December. His family has started a foundation to collect school supplies for distribution to children by Mark's former unit in Baghdad.
Virginia State Champions
10/11: 2004, 2007, 2012
11/12: 1984, 1986, 2003, 2005
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