Registration and tryouts begin this week for the 2013 Sequim Little League season.
The league hosts two registration dates: from noon-4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, and noon-4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 17, at James Standard Park fields, 136 W. Silberhorn Road.
Those registering are asked to bring a registration form — available on the website (www.sequimlittleleague.com) but also available at the registration table — along with a birth certificate and fee, if applicable.
Fees are $50 for tee ball, $75 for other divisions, free for Challenger Division players (see league description below). A family cap is set for $150.
The league now accepts credit card payments.
League ages determined by these dates: girls, age on Jan. 1, 2013; boys, age on May 1, 2013.
Players who register for Boys Majors (ages 9-12) must take part in a tryout during one of the registration dates.
Seniors and majors begin practice March 4, minors on March 18, prep teams on March 25 and T-ball teams on April 8.
Opening day is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 13.
For more information, call 681-2745, e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or see www.sequimlittleleague.com.
The league is seeking volunteers to help with officiating, coaching, umpiring, field maintenance, managing, scorekeeping, working the concession stand and more.
Volunteers must fill out volunteer registration; they must pass background check and provide references.
Baseball's Challenger League starting up
The Challenger Baseball League, a division of Sequim Little League for youths with special needs, is registering players for the upcoming season.
Registration coincides with other Little League divisions: noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, and noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17.
Players hit from a tee or with a live pitcher and are aided in batting, fielding and running by youth volunteers.
For more information, call Kim Williams at 808-8563 or e-mail email@example.com.