It’s still a little cold outside but with the ground hog not seeing his shadow that means spring is around the corner and what does that mean? SOFTBALL!!!! The BGSL is excited to open its 2016 registration now through March 10, 2016. Specific information about the 2016 season including dates for evaluations will be announced at a later date.
You can find printable registration forms by going online to www.bgsl.org or you can clickhere to register online through our online registration system.
The BGSL will also need coaches for all of our divisions. If you are interested in managing in the 2016 season please follow this link to apply clickhere. Printable forms may also be found at www.bgsl.org.
Please see below for general information about the 2016 season.
Leagues include the following divisions:
6U Coach Pitch
8U Coach Pitch
10U Slow Pitch
12U Slow Pitch
14U Slow Pitch
20U Slow Pitch
10U Fast Pitch
12U Fast Pitch
14/16U Fast Pitch
The 2016 Spring Slow Pitch and Coach Pitch Softball season is open to all girls ages 5 to 21 (see divisions above). The league reserves the right to realign age divisions if the number of girls in a division necessitates it.
Registration fees are $115 for first child, $105 for second child, and $60 for third child (max family cost of $280).
Practice begins the week of April 4th (6U through 12U both slow and fast pitch) week of May 9th (14/16/20U)
Games start on April 25th (6U, 10U, 12U both slow and fast pitch) May 19th (14/16/20U).
Online registration payments will be made through PayPal or credit card and a PayPal account is not required.
Registration is not complete until payment has been received by BGSL.
Late fee of $25 will apply after March 6th for divisions 6U, 8U, 10U and 12U. Late fee for all upper divisions will apply after May 1st.
The typical slow pitch season is 10-12 games with an end of the season league tournament. Games are played during the week and on Saturdays.
The typical fast pitch season is 10-12 games with an end of the season tournament. Games are playing only Monday through Thursday.
Target date for end of season tournaments is week of June 11 (8U -12U slow pitch and fast pitch) with the week after used for excessive rain outs. Week of June 20th (14U through 20U).
The BGSL is seeking a business savvy, energetic, person with an entrepreneurial mind to manage its concession stand during the 2016 season. This position will be an independent contractor, working from a contract and answering to the BGSL board. This is a great moneymaking opportunity for the candidate selected. Experience in food service management preferred. Organizational skills and business skills a must. Must be available for personal interview with BGSL Board. Must be available to begin in late March in preparation for events beginning in April, and through the end of Fall Fastpitch in October. Questions and resumes from ineterested candidates should be sent to
before Sunday Feb 21.