Fall Baseball, Grades 5-6 (Th 6:30 pm)
Sep 15 - Oct 22 (Saturday)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
So.Orange Dept. of Recreation & Cultural Affairs
From Sep 15, 2016 to Oct 22, 2016
Each Saturday from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
We're sorry, but this activity is over. The last meeting was Saturday, October 22, 2016.
Players will meet twice-a-week, on Wednesday OR Thursday AND Saturday. Players will register for a group session that will consist of no more than 10-12 players. These groups will practice as a 'team' during the weekday session and then play together in a game on Saturdays. All practices and games will be played in Meadowland Park. Saturday games will take place 9-11am.
The fall baseball program includes a significant instructional component. Focus will be on the basic fundamentals of baseball and aim to improve and hone a player's skills. Players will be exposed to:
- proper throwing mechanics
- defensive techniques, fundamentals of the swing
- mental aspect of the game
- base running
- pitching, catching and/or position play
- sportsmanship and rules
This fall baseball program will run for six weeks, beginning the week of September 12th. PLEASE NOTE: Weekday sessions will NOT be rained out - practices will be held in the batting cages when/if necessary. Saturday games WILL be rescheduled in the event of inclement weather.
Program instruction will be under the direction of Chris Henry. Chris is a Certified Personal Trainer and High School Baseball Coach. Assistant instructors will include local High School varsity players. Questions? Email Chris Henry at firstname.lastname@example.org.
REGISTER EARLY TO GET YOUR FIRST CHOICE OF SESSIONS! All sessions will be limited to no more than 10-12 players.
5th - 6th
Meadowland Park, Field #3
South Orange Dept. of Recreation and Cultural Affairs