After a successful first season in 2015-16 with 4 clubs and 8 teams (mixed) the Batter Up T-Ball League in Hobart is bigger and better in 2016-17 with the season commencing Saturday 29th October for all ages except Under 7 who will start Nov 5th.
The League now has 7 clubs with 15 teams entered to date and a possibility of more to come.
This season we are offering the following age-groups:
Under 7 and Under 9 T-Ball
Under 11 Coach Pitch
13 & Under Modified Softball/Baseball.
To maximise participation for ALL participants without the ‘MUST WIN’ attitude.
All players, including bench players, bat each innings regardless of the number of outs.
Under 7 – 6 players field each innings.
Under 9 – 7 players field each innings.
Under 11 – 8 players field each innings
13 & Under – 9 players field each innings
All players must have at least 1 innings in the infield.
No player may in the same infield position for more than 2 innings.
(It is preferable that fielders play a different position each inning)
BUTB is determined to offer children an enjoyable, quality experience that will have them wanting to return season after season and progress to either Softball or Baseball.
Coaches attend SCCP and Level 1 Softball accreditation and ALL officials and parents involved with teams must have a WWC card.
Batter Up T-Ball is a joint venture between Baseball Tasmania and Southern Softball.
New players are always welcome, just go to the web page, email us or contact Nigel or Ev.
Venue: Corrie Jones Softball Park, Gepp Parade, Derwent Park
Game Day: Saturday morning
Nigel O’Brien (co-coordinator) – 0416 784 297
Ev Seabourne (co-coordinator) – 0408 546208