2020 Community Coordinators Meeting Notes - February 5th

Published by Ryan Davis
Feb 27, 2020

 

  • Introductions

 

  • Dick's Sporting Goods & AD Starr (Ben Bekius)

 

 

 

  • League Info Handout
    • To be posted to documents area of website

 

  • Team Registration Process & Important Dates
    • March 2 and March 14 - team registration deadlines (early-bird, full price)
    • March 24 - Scheduling Meeting
    • Umpire Clinic - TBD, end of April
    • May 1 - season starts officially
    • Monday, July 6 - planned start date of EOS tournament
    • Sunday, July 12 - planned end date of EOS tournament

 

  • U10 rules change & vote
    • Adopting situational coach pitch component for U10 E/F/G divisions
    • Teams looking to avoid the coach pitch piece should play U10 D or higher
    • Rules to be updated and published on website

 

  • Age cutoff dates for 2020 & Rosters
    • U14 - born on or after 5/1/05
    • U13 - born on or after 5/1/06
    • U12 - born on or after 5/1/07
    • U11 - born on or after 5/1/08
    • U10 - born on or after 9/1/09
    • U9 - born on or after 9/1/10
    • U8 Kid Pitch - born on or after 9/1/11
    • Players may only appear on one roster per age group

 

  • Background checks
    • Communities are responsible for minimum check of sex offender registry for all volunteers that may come into contact with minors in their organization, including but not limited to:
      • Officials
      • Managers
      • Coaches
      • Umpires
      • Volunteers
      • Staff
      • Concessions