April Vacation Advanced Hitting Clinic with Peter Feeley
Somerville Little Leaguers,
The Somerville Recreation Dept is offering an Advanced Hitting Clinic with Peter Feeley for players age 7 - 12 yrs old at the Edgerly School batting cages during the April school vacation week (Apr 22 - 25).
Pete was drafted in the 18th round by the Detroit Tigers Organization in 1991 as a center fielder and played professionally for 5 years. Pete led the Lightning AAU Baseball Program for 17 years. Pete Feeley is also the Asst. Baseball Coach at Belmont Hill School. Pete's assistance led the school to a 2012 independent school league championship. Pete has worked with individual hitting programs for over 20 years
Space is limited, Please register today!
For information and registration: http://www.somervillerec.com/info/activities/program_details.aspx?ProgramID=29830
It's slowly warming up outside and the fields are just about free of snow. Baseball will be here before you know it!
SLL wil form Majors & Minor team rosters the week of March 23rd. Majors & Minors coaches will have their team rosters in a week or so, then will contact players in early April. Practices will commence soon after depending on when the fields are open for play, and when we have access to the indoor batting cages. Your coach will keep you posted on practices.
Opening day for Majors & Minors is Saturday April 26th, with some Majors teams playing their first game on Friday April 25th, and some Majors & Minors teams playing games on Opening Day. We will have Opening Day ceremonies in the morning with a parade of teams marching from City Hall to Conway Field, followed by a ceremony, and then games. More information on Opening Day will be forthcoming.
Major / Minor games: During the season Major teams will have games scheduled on Monday, Wednesday, or Friday evenings at 5:30, and Minor teams on Tuesday or Thursday evenings at 5:30 or Saturday afternoons. Practice days for teams are dictated by the coaches.
Farm League team rosters will be put together in early April, and Farm coaches will contact their teams soon after that. Farm league games will begin in early May, and will be scheduled for weekday evenings at 5:30 or Saturday mid-day. Practice days for teams are dictated by the coaches. We are in need of more Farm coaches this season. Please consider stepping up to coach a Farm team. It's a really fun experience. Several parents/guardians can combine forces to coach a team if need be. Contact
T-ball skills clinicbegins Saturday May 3rd at Conway field from 9 - 10:45 am, and runs for seven consecutive Saturday mornings. Teams will be formed on that first Saturday when we hand out the players' hat, shirt, and socks.
The season will end in mid to late June. Major & Minor teams playoffs begin in mid June and will run to late June.
All players in all divisions will be supplied with a hat, shirt and socks in their team color. Bats, balls, catching equipment are also supplied by SLL. Players must supply their own baseball pants (grey) and baseball glove.