buddybaseball

BARTLETT LITTLE LEAGUE CHALLENGER & SENIOR
CHALLENGER
SPECIAL NEEDS BASEBALL DIVISION
(BUDDY BASEBALL)

    • The largest Challenger’s Baseball League in the Midwest
    • 10 teams: 6 Junior Teams ages 4 – 18 and 4 Senior Teams ages 18 and up with 12 to 15 players per team
    • Each team player is paired with a buddy. Buddy’s shadow the player by helping with helmets and bats, running bases and fielding
    • BLL guidelines minimum age for Buddies is 9 yrs. old

 

SATURDAY, MAY 6th AT KOHLER FIELD on route 25/just south of West Bartlett Rd. 5
GAMES STARTING AT 4:00 PM – Scouts to arrive be 3:00 PM

Need approximately 100 – 120 Scouts and 2 adult leaders per unit

  • Each game is 2 innings and lasts approx. 1.5 hrs. (3 services hrs. total includes pre-game warm-up and post-game activities)
  • Scouts must arrive 60 minutes prior to the game
  • Scouts should wear (Class B) their Troop t-shirt or similar, a baseball hat and bring their own baseball glove
  • Parents and families of Scout Buddies are invited to watch
  • All players and buddies receive a free hot dog, chips and drink after each game

Scouts will benefit from participating in this event by meeting several requirements for the Disabilities Awareness Merit Badge and earning community service hours

Three Fires Council participating districts will be benefit as this event is an excellent recruitment opportunity for families with special needs children as well as their siblings


http://greatbeardistrict.org/2017/03/10/buddybaseball/
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PLEASE FILL OUT UNIT PARTICIPANT FORM by APRIL 21st
Flier with details

And forward to Larry Wegner, Special Needs District Chair, Great Bear District and Manager/Coach BLL Challenger Division
Email: Mobile 630-441-7400

 

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