NSU Fall Baseball League Debuts

ABERDEEN, SD (NSUWolves.com) – The Northern State University baseball team has announced the inception of the NSU Fall Baseball League.  The league will run for five Sundays through September and October, with four age groups for kids in grades 3-12.  In addition to games, skill instruction will also be available each day.

The league will kick off Sunday, September 10, with locations at Manor Park, Players Field, Bryce Field, and Fossum Field.  League dates include September 10, 17, and 24, and October 1 and 8.  Skill instruction begins at 2p each Sunday, with games following at 3p.  Cost of the league is $100 per player and participants are encouraged to register prior to September 4.

The four league options are broken up by grade:  Rookie League (grade 3-4), Youth League (grade 5-6), Futures League (grade 7-9), and Varsity League (grade 10-12).  The fall league features four Sundays of games with a one-week playoff, pre-game instruction, college coaches, NSU Fall League t-shirt, opportunity to compete in front of college coaches, and develop baseball skills and fundamentals.

To register, fill out the registration form at NSUWolves.com.  The camp waiver form and league rules can be found on the Fall League homepage.  Players should bring both their camp waiver form and payment to the first day of league on September 10.  For more information, contact head baseball coach Dean Berry at dean.berry@northern.edu or 228-5310.  Full league information can be found below.

 

Rookie League (Grades 3-4) & Youth League (Grades 5-6)

  •         60’ Bases
  •         47’ Mound
  •         Skill instruction one hour prior to game
  •         Teams will consist of 12-14 players
  •         Teams will be coached by NSU players and coaches
  •         Each Player will get a NSU Fall Ball T-Shirt to be worn each Sunday
  •         Skill Instruction at 2 p.m., games at 3 p.m.

 

Futures League (Grades 7-9)

  •         90’ Bases
  •         60’ Mound
  •         Skill instruction one hour prior to game
  •         Teams will consist of 12-14 players
  •         Teams will be coached by NSU players and coaches
  •         Each Player will get a NSU Fall Ball T-Shirt to be worn each Sunday
  •         Skill Instruction at 2 p.m., games at 3 p.m.

Varsity League (Grades 10-12)

  •         Opportunity to continue your skill development
  •         Opportunity to showcase your talent in front of college coaches
  •         Teams will consist of 12-14 players
  •         Teams will be coached by NSU Players and Coaches
  •         Each Player will get a NSU Fall Ball T-Shirt to be worn each Sunday
  •         Skill Instruction at 2 p.m., games at 3 p.m.