Spring Divisions

  • Spring 13U
  • Spring Freshman

13U DIVISION – 2021 SPRING NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP SPORTS

March 27 to May 16


NARRATIVE

The 13U Kino Spring League is a highly competitive division. Since 2010 this spring league has offered some of the finest 13U play in Southern Arizona. This is not a recreational type league.

COMMITTMENT

Teams that participate in this spring league are required to be 100% committed to play and must be competitive. This is not a recreational league.

TEAM REGISTRATION

Team that wishes to enter a team in the league is to email (kinobbl@comcast.net) with such intention.

Deposit of $250 required on/or before February 28 to secure spot on the league game schedule.

PLAYER ELIGIBILITY

AGE CUTOFF: 5/1/2021

Player that turns age 14 prior to May 1, 2021 is not eligible to participate in this spring league.

Coaches maintain player proof of birth records and are required to present to the league upon request.

TEAM ROSTER COMPOSITION

Team roster maximum is 20 players.
Final team roster is required submitted to the league on/or before Friday, April 16. After this date no further players can be added to the roster.

SCHEDULE/GAMES

  • The calendar window for this league is identified as from March 27 to May 16
  • 10 game regular season, plus post-season league tournament to determine the league champion.
  • The post-season format to be determined pending on the number of teams entered.

 

BLACK OUT DATES

The commitment to this league is a priority. Team is permitted one (1) weekend black out. Black out date to be submitted to the league on/or before February 28, 2021.

WHERE ARE GAMES PLAYED

  • Games will be scheduled to be played at Arthur Pack/Tortolita Fields 9 and 10; Mehl Foothills Park
  • Days of play mainly Saturday and Sunday with possible weeknight games scheduled.

 

FIELD DIMENSIONS

  • Base distance = 80 feet
  • Pitching distance = 54 feet

 

INSURANCE

  • Teams are required to provide updated certificate of insurance submitted to the league by March 8, 2021
  • League provides liability insurance coverage for all participants.
  • League does not provide medical/accident insurance.

 

UNIFORMS

Players required to be in full baseball uniform that is identified as matching colored jersey with a number on the back of the jersey, baseball pants and cap. (No Visors)

Player with a jersey with no number is not eligible to play in a game.

 

BAT SPECIFICATION

  • No longer than 34 inches
  • Barrel diameter may not be larger than 2 5/8”
  • Minimum USSSA 1.5 BPF stamped -8 OR
  • Maximum USA Stamp -8 drop permitted OR
  • BBCOR stamp or Solid one- piece wood
Bat Specifications

PITCHING

There are no pitching limitations. Coaches are responsible for monitoring and the safety of their pitcher arms.

ENTRY FEE

Entry Fee: $1,325

Payment Process

  • $250.00 required on/or before March 1, 2021 to secure spot on the game schedule, with the balance paid in full on/or before March 26, 2021.

Method of Payment

  • Debit or credit card accepted (Visa-Master Card-American Express). There is a 5% credit card processing fee that is charged.
  • Contact: 730-2506 to make deposit or full entry fee payment.

If payment is by check:

  • Check is payable to Kino Baseball League
  • Mailing address: PO Box 89304, Tucson, Arizona 85752

There are no payment plans.

Included in the entry fee:

  • Game Baseballs: Team issued 2 dozen game baseballs (provide 2 baseballs prior to each regular season game). League provides game baseballs for the post-season.
  • Fields and light costs
  • Umpires
  • Field Preparation
  • Post-Season Awards to include:
    • Individual awards for the championship and finalist team players.
    • Team Championship Award
    • Team Championship Banner

 

SUMMARY

    • Deposit required on/or before March 1
    • Final fee payment due on/or before March 26
    • Final roster due on/or before April 16.
    • Age Cutoff: 5/1/2021
    • Season calendar: March 27 to May 16
    • Black out dates (1 weekend only permitted) submitted to the league by March 1, 2021.
    • Number of regular season games = 10
    • Post-season league tournament format to be determined

FRESHMAN DIVISION – 2021 SPRING NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP SPORTS

March 27 to May 16

NARRATIVE

Highly competitive spring 14U division that will include for the 11th year the traditionally strong 14U Hamilton HS Huskies 14U team. The Hamilton program has won 3 Babe Ruth World Series Champions since 2010, with the most current in 2019.

COMMITMENT

Teams that participate in this spring league are required to be 100% committed to play and must be competitive. This is not a recreational league.

TEAM REGISTRATION

Team that wishes to enter the Kino Spring Freshman League are to submit an email of intention, followed by $250 deposit on/or before February 28.

PLAYER ELIGIBILITY

Players that are currently enrolled (2020-21) in grades 7-8-9 are eligible to play in the Freshman Division.

Players that are on a high school spring roster are NOT eligible to play in the Freshman Division.

TEAM ROSTER COMPOSITION

Team roster maximum is 20 players.

Final team roster is to be submitted to the league on Friday, April 2. No further players can be added to the team roster after this date.

SCHEDULE/GAMES

      • The calendar window for this league is identified as from March 27 to May 16
      • 10 game regular season, plus post-season league tournament to determine the league champion.
      • The post-season format to be determined.

 

BLACK OUT DATES

Team is permitted one (1) weekend black out. Weekend date to be submitted to the league on/or before March 1, 2021.

WHERE ARE GAMES PLAYED

Games will be scheduled to be played at Pima County Parks, and at Hamilton High School, Chandler.

Games scheduled mainly for Saturday, Sunday and may include weeknights.

 

INSURANCE

Teams are required to provide updated certificate of insurance submitted to the league by March 19, 2021.

League provides liability insurance coverage for all participants.

League does not provide medical/accident insurance.

UNIFORMS

Players required to be in full baseball uniform that is identified as matching colored jersey with a number on the back of the jersey, baseball pants and cap. (No Visors)

Player with a jersey with no number is not eligible to play in a game.

BAT SPECIFICATION

      • BBCOR stamp (metal or composite wood) or player has the option of using solid one-piece wood bat (ash, maple, birch)

 

PITCHING

There are no pitching limitations for the Freshman Division.

 

ENTRY FEE

Entry Fee: $1,400

Payment Process

      • $250.00 required on/or before March 1, 2021 to secure spot on the game schedule, with the balance paid in full on/or before March 26, 2021.

Method of Payment

      • Debit or credit card accepted (Visa-Master Card-American Express). There is a 5% credit card processing fee that is charged.
      • Contact: 730-2506 to make deposit or full entry fee payment.

If payment is by check:

      • Check is payable to Kino Baseball League
      • Mailing address: PO Box 89304, Tucson, Arizona 85752

There are no payment plans.

Included in the entry fee:

      • Game Baseballs: Team issued 2 dozen game baseballs (provide 2 baseballs prior to each regular season game). League provides game baseballs for the post-season.
      • Fields and light costs
      • Umpires
      • Field Preparation
      • Post-Season Awards to include:
        • Individual awards for the championship and finalist team

players.

        • Team Championship Award
        • Team Championship Banner

 

SUMMARY

      • Email intention to enter a team (kinobbl@comcast.net).
      • Deposit $250 due on/or before March 1 to secure spot on the game schedule.
      • Balance of entry fee due on/or before March 26.
      • Final roster due by Friday, April 16. No further additions to the roster permitted.
      • Season calendar: March 27 to May 16.
      • 10 game regular season followed by post-season league tournament to determine champion.
      • Post-season tournament format to be determined.
      • Non-league games with Hamilton HS 14U team will be scheduled. Hamilton will be traveling to Tucson to play and we will reciprocate by scheduling teams to travel and play at Hamilton.
      • Black-out dates (1 weekend only permitted) submitted to the league by March 1, 2021.
      • BBCOR bat use or solid one piece wood bat

Questions, Contact Us

phone: (520) 730-2506
email: kinobbl@comcast.net