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2018 Congress Agenda Discussion Points

Posted by Sandy Harrington at Jan 14, 2018 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )

The 2018 Little League International Congress meets January 19 - 22, 2018.  This year's agenda items include items that propose changes that will affect the following:

REGULATIONS:

- Regulation II - League Boundaries

- Regulation III(c) - the TEAMS and Operating Policies Local League Draft Methods

- Regulation VI(d) - Pitchers

- Regulation VI Note 3 - Pitchers and Rule 4.10(d)

- Regulation VII(a) - Schedules and Tournament League Eligibility

PLAYING RULES:

- Rule 3.03 - All Divisions of Baseball and Softball

- Rule 4.10(e) and Tournament Rule 12 - Regulation Game - All Divisions of Baseball and Softball

- Rule 8.06(a) and (b) - All Divisions of Baseball and Softball

TOURNAMENT RULES AND GUIDELINES:

- Player eligibility - Little League (10-12) and Intermediate Divisions of Baseball

- Player eligibility - Little League (10-12) and Junior Division of Softball

- Tournament Protests - Use of Ineligible Player

- Tournament Rule 9 - Mandatory Play - 8-10, 9-11, 10-12, Intermediate and Junior Divisions of Baseball and Softball

- Tournament Rule 14 - NEW RULE - All Divisions of Baseball and Softball - Provides a tie-breaker method for all divisions of play

For a detailed discussion list of the agenda items, click here.


 

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2018 Rules and Regulations Updates

Posted by Sandy Harrington at Dec 3, 2017 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )

At its annual fall meeting this November, the Little League® International Board of Directors approved new updates to the Little League Official Regulations, Playing Rules, and Policies that will take effect starting in the 2018 season. Click here to find a full breakdown of all the changes to the rules and regulations, including a summary of each and where it is located in the Little League Rulebooks.

*Please note that all rule and regulation changes and clarifications are reflected in the 2018 Little League Rulebooks.


 

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2017 Rule Changes and Clarifications

Posted by Sandy Harrington at May 16, 2017 5:00PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

As we get closer to tournament season, here's a quick refresher on the new updates to the Little League Official Regulations, Playing Rules, and Policies that took effect with the 2017 season.  On this page you'll find a full breakdown of all the changes to the rules and regulations, including a summary of each and where it is located in the Little League Rulebooks.

Click on the link above to check out all the changes to make sure you're up to speed for the tournaments!


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2017 Tournament Schedule and Information

Posted by Sandy Harrington at Apr 2, 2017 5:00PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

Welcome to the Post Season Tournament Page.  This page contains all information regarding District, State, Regional Tournament Information and more!!

District 5 Tournaments:

BASEBALL TOURNAMENT BRACKETS:

8-10 BASEBALL TOURNAMENT - Congratulations to Chesterfield - District 5 Champions!!  Chesterfield  represented District 5 and Chesterfield Little League at the State 8-10 Baseball Tournament with a 3-1 state tournament record.  Chesterfield came out of pool play undefeated, but lost their first game in the single elimination bracket.  Congratulations to the boys for making it as far as they did - we're all proud of you!

9-11 BASEBALL TOURNAMENT - Congratulations to Tuckahoe National - District 5 Champions!!  Tuckahoe National represented District 5 and Tuckahoe Little Leage at the State 9-11 Baseball Tournament with a 2-0 state tournament record.  Tuckahoe National came out of pool play undefeated, but fell in their first game in the single elimination bracket.  Congratulations to the boys for advancing as far as they did - we're all proud of you!!

MAJOR BASEBALL TOURNAMENT Congratulations to Atlee - District 5 Champions!!  Atlee represented District 5 and Atlee Little League at the State Little League Tournament with a 5-1 state tournament record.  Atlee came out of pool play undefeated and advanced to the championship game, where they lost a close game, 4-5.  Congratulations to the boys for advancing as far as they did - we're all proud of you!! 

INTERMEDIATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT - Congratulations to Atlee - District 5 Champions!!  Atlee represented District 5 and Atlee Little League at the State Intermediate Baseball Tournament with a 2-2 state tournament record.  Congratulations to the boys for making it as far as they did - we're all proud of you!

JUNIOR BASEBALL TOURNAMENT - Congratulations to Tuckahoe National - District 5 Champions!!  Tuckahoe National represented District 5 and Tuckahoe Little League at the State Junior Baseball Tournament, ending with a 1-2 state tournament record.  Congratulations to the boys for making it as far as they did - we're all proud of you!! 

SENIOR BASEBALL TOURNAMENT - Congratulations to Central Chesterfield - District 5 Champions!!  Central Chesterfield represented District 5 and Central Chesterfield Little League at the State Senior Baseball Tournament with a 5-2 state tournament record.  Congratulations to these young men for making it as far as they did - we're all proud of you!

SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT BRACKETS:

8-10 SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT - Congratulations to Atlee Ladies - District 5 Champions!!  Atlee ladies represented District 5 and Atlee Little League at the State 8-10 Softball Tournament.  The ladies reached the championship game, but fell to D4-McLean 7-13.  Congratulations to these young ladies for making it as far as they did - we're all proud of you!

MAJOR SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT - Congratulations to Tuckahoe Ladies - District 5 Champions!!  Tuckahoe represented District 5 and Tuckahoe Little League at the State Little League Softball Tournament with a 3-1 state tournament record.  The girls came out of pool play undefeated, but fell to McLean in the semi-final game.  Congratulations to these young ladies for advancing as far as they did - we're all proud of you!!

JUNIOR SOFTBALL - Congratulations to Atlee Ladies - District 5 Champions!! 2017 Virginia State Junior Softball Champions!! 2017 SOUTHEAST REGION CHAMPIONS!!  Atlee travelled to Washington to participate in the Junior Softball World Series and was undefeated in tournament play, making it to the Championship game.  Congratulations to these young ladies for advancing as far as they did!  We're all proud of you.

SENIOR SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT  - Congratulations to Mechanicsville Ladies - District 5 Champions!!  Mechanicsville represented District 5 and Mechanicsville Little League at the State Senior Softball Tournament with a tournament record of 0-2.  Congratulations to these young ladies for making it as far as they did - we're all proud of you!


 

VIRGINIA STATE Tournaments - click here for the dates, locations of all Virginia State Tournaments.

SOUTHEAST REGION Tournaments - click here for the dates, locations of all Southeast Region Tournaments. 

2017 World Series - click here for the dates, locations of all World Series tournaments.


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Posted by Sandy Harrington at Jun 7, 2016 5:00PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

District 5 has put together a packet of forms to help host leagues with the operational organization of any tournaments hosted by the local league.  These are the forms used in the tournament books for the Field Directors.

TOURNAMENT BASICS 101 

 Tournament Book forms:

Field Tournament Director Role and Responsibilities

Pregame and In-game Announcements

Mandatory Play Tracking Forms

Pitching Log 

Scorekeeper Tracking Forms

Game Summary Sheet for Times Dispatch


 

 

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