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Welcome Eugene Reynolds, Commissioner

 

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2017

The Southwest Region meeting will be held on February 24-25 in Fort Smith, AR.  Hotel will be Hampton Inn, 6201-C Rogers Avenue, Fort Smith, AR 72903. Telephone number is 479-452-2000 or E-Mail HamptoninnFortSmith.com. Use the BRL code to get the group room rate.  A complete meeting events itinerary will be available after January 1. 

As in the past state fees are $10.00 per team for each team in the leagues, Ex if there is 45 teams in league the amount is $450.00.  First year affiliates with the Babe Ruth program are exempt. Each league may mail check or the district commissioner may collect checks from leagues (within their) district. Please mail checks for fees to Eugene Reynolds, P.O. Box 216, Alexander City, AL 35010.

The deadline for all
State Packets is May 21, 2017.  State Packets should be sent to reyn1453@bellsouth.net for approval before placing on website. 


Ages 9 & up District winner and runner up will go to State Tournament.

This year we will have a 5/6 year old tournament. 
All tournaments will have a small park team and a big park team bracket, both winners will go to Regionals.  All brackets will be computer drawn.  In State Tournaments all age groups recieve a banner and award, 1st and 2nd place winners will get individual awards.  Teams ages 8 and Under recieve goodie bags and a meal ticket to the concession stand. Teams ages 9 and Up should have a ice breaker, followed by a banquet or a Friday morning breakfast.  Please let Eugene know asap the number of teams representing your district in state tournaments for each age group.  The baseball spectator admission fee (in leiu of gate fee) is $650.00 per team.  The softball fee is to be announced at a later date.

2017 Rule Changes & Clarifications (click the link below)
https://www.baberuthleague.org/latest-rule-changes/2017-rule-changes.aspx

Uniforms for ALL team managers and coaches consist of the following: (1) a shirt in the same colors as the team’s uniform, (2) dress shorts or pants of the same style and in the same colors
as the team’s uniform, and (3) athletic footwear including running shoes, sneakers, cleats.  Proper dress excludes open toed footwear and jean pants/shorts.

2016 Rule Changes & Clarifications

NEW RULE CHANGES:  In the T-Ball play the base of the Tee must cover home plate.  Coaches will run pitching machine for all 7 & 8 year old tournament (includes regional), regional is the change.
Umpires - Pool Play games require a minimum of 2. Bracket Play requires a minimum of 3 umpires, except in 8 year olds and under where a minimum of 2 umpires are required for the entire tournament. Umpires must be approved by Distirct Commissioner for all Alabama State Tournaments.

 2016 Winners

TYPE

AGE

WINNER

RUNNER-UP

Cal Ripken 5U Spanish Fort Semmes
Cal Ripken 6U Westside of Mobile  
Cal Ripken 7U Daphne  
Cal Ripken 8U Westside of Mobile  
Cal Ripken 9U Semmes Westside
Cal Ripken 10U Alexander City Westside
Cal Ripken 11/60    
Cal Ripken 11/70 Mathews Park Westside
Cal Ripken 12/60    
Cal Ripken 12/70 Florence Blue Phenix City
Babe Ruth 13 Opp Sylacauga
Babe Ruth 14 Semmes Talassee
Babe Ruth 13-15 Sylacauga Opp
Babe Ruth 16-18 Gulf Coast  
Softball 6    
Softball 8 Covington County Brewton
Softball 10 Covington County Wedowee
Softball 12 East Brewton Brewton


Helpful Link for Concussion Information and Training

Coaches, Athletes & Parents
http://cdc.gov/concussion/HeadsUp/youth.html

 

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