Sharon Softball

Summer, Fall Program (Travel)
 
If your daughter has never played on a travel softball team, the program is a lot of fun for the girls and a tremendous way for your daughter to improve her softball skills. The following should answer some of your initial questions:
 
Teams
Sharon will try to field at least one team in each of the following divisions: 10U, 12U, 14U and 18U.
 
Tryout Location/Time
Tryouts for the 2015 teams will be held at Ames Street in April or May, 2015. More information about this will be coming.
 
Time Commitment
May to mid June – Travel will have practices typically on Saturday mornings. Coaches may try to schedule a practice or two for a weeknight but it is understood that existing softball, dance, etc .. schedules make this challenging.

Mid June through JulyThe Hockomock League schedules games one or two weeknights per week in Sharon and in neighboring towns. The league ends with playoffs in late July.

Tournaments – The 10U and 12U teams will play in Sharon's June, 2015 and September, 2015 tournaments and the 14U team may play in Sharon's July, 2015 and September, 2015 tournaments..

Mid September through Mid October - The Bay State Softball League schedules doubleheaders on Sundays in Sharon and in neighboring towns. The league ends with playoffs in mid October.

 
Cost
The cost for The Hockomock League and tournaments is between $110 and $160 depending on whether uniforms, socks and shorts are needed. The cost for The Bay State Softball League is $65..
 
Age

In terms of age, here are the specifics for the four age groups in which Sharon will try to field teams for 2015:

U10 – player must be born after December 31, 2003
U12 - player must be born after December 31, 2001
U14 – player must be born after December 31, 1999
U16 – player must be born after December 31, 1997
U18 - player must be born after December 31, 1995

 
Coaches
U10 Tournament/Travel Coach - open
U12 Tournament/Travel Coach - open
U14 Tournament/Travel Coach - open
U16 Tournament/Travel Coach - open
U18 Tournament/Travel Coach - open