Softball Divisions

There are multiple factors that come into play when placing a youth softball player in the appropriate division, including league age and experience. The following is a a guide that can help you understand which division may be most appropriate for your child in youth softball.

This chart outlines the divisions of play at Interbay Little League as well as the recommended league age for players in those divisions. You can calculate your child’s league age HERE.

Divisions and Ages

Team League Age
Tee Ball (co-ed) 4 to 6
Minor C 6 & 7
Minor B 7 & 8
Minor A 9 & 10
Majors 10 to 12
Juniors 13 & 14

 

Tee-Ball: Recommended for first and second year players who are between 4 and 6 years of age. This is a co-ed division.

Minor C: Also known as coach pitch, this is recommended for children who are either 6 or 7 years old and have played at least one season of tee ball.

Minor B: This is a kid pitch/coach pitch division that is recommended for 7 and 8 year olds. Experienced players who are 6 years old may also be considered.

Minor A: This is a competitive, full kid pitch division recommended for 9 and 10 year olds, though it may also be appropriate for inexperienced 11 year old players.

Majors: This is a competitive, full kid pitch division that is open to players between the ages of 9 and 12.

Juniors: This is a competitive, full kid pitch division that is open only to players who are 13 or 14 years old.