ALL-STARS PROGRAM INFO

What is All-Stars Ball?

  • The All-Stars Ball is a competitive program for the Minors (ages 8-10) and Majors (ages 10-12) age groups.
  • FCLL intends to have a Majors and Minors teams for the 2022 Season.
    • Ideally FCLL will have 3 teams in each division. That is dependent on the number of players and coaches that register,
  • Players are encouraged to attend tryouts and must be registered to be eligible
  • Players will be selected to each team by Manager for that team.
  • Managers will be selected by members of the FCLL Board
  • All Stars Ball is a competitive program and is structured differently than House League regular season.
  • Unlike the House League/Regular Season where the focus is on giving every child an opportunity to play every position, Managers will set the batting line-up and place players in field positions they feel will give them the competitive advantage.
  • The minimum requirement for playing time is different than the regular season. However, a positive playing experience for players on the team in the number one priority.

 

How do I determine my child's Baseball Age?

  • The league age determination date is the age a player has attained as of a specific date (August 31st of the current year), for the purpose of placing the player in a particular Division. Refer to the chart below:

 

 

What is the cost of the All-Stars Program?

  • The cost is TBD.

 

How long is the Season and how often do they play?

  • The 2022 All-Star Season will run from the end of June to the middle of August.
  • A typical week will have the players at the diamond for 2/3 practices during the week. The weekends are for tournament play, this means travel over Alberta and two days of double headers.

 

What times do they play?

  • Time may vary based on location.
  • Weeknight games and practices generally start around 6:00pm
  • Weekend Games could begin anytime between 9:30am - 6:00pm
  • Game times are subject to change.

 

What are the diamond locations?

  • Practices will be held at one of our FCLL diamonds.
  • Games may be located anywhere within the City of Calgary or area – or further for travel tournaments and championships.

 

What is included in the registration fees? 

  • Registration Fees cover the cost of the field permits and umpires, a Jersey to keep, Hat, Pants, practice t shirt and shorts, LL registration fees, Tournament entry fees, Equipment (Game Balls etc.) and Team Building activities

 

What are some of the known and potential impacts of Covid-19?

  • FCLL programs follow the Alberta Health Services guidelines.
  • Little League Canada requires all Coaches of Allstar to be vaccinated.

 

I want to coach or volunteer, how do I go about doing this?

  • All-Stars Coach Registration will open at a later date.
  • Manager application deadline is May 31st.

 

Should you not be able to locate an answer to your questions please do not hesitate to contact our  All Stars Director at: allstars@fcll.ca or Registrar at:  registrar@fcll.ca.

 

NOTE: This information is specific to our league and may change at any time.