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Lake Braddock Little League Night (1 May)
04/12/2018
Robinson Little League Night (27 Apr)
04/12/2018
The Robinson Rams Varsity Baseball team will host a Fairfax Little...
Woodson Little League Night (20 Apr)
04/12/2018
P.J. Skidoos Little League Night
04/02/2018
Fairfax Little League Night  at P.J. Skidoos Wednesday,...
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03/27/2018
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Spring Season Update
11/17/2017
 Fairfax Little League Families, Spring 2018 registration is open.  www.fairfaxll.com  ...
Age Determination Chart for 2018
07/01/2017
2018 Little League Age Chart FOR BASEBALL DIVISION ONLY Match...
 
Lake Braddock Little League Night (1 May)


by posted 04/12/2018
Robinson Little League Night (27 Apr)

The Robinson Rams Varsity Baseball team will host a Fairfax Little League Night: Friday, April 27th.

  • The game will be held at Robinson Secondary School; 5035 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax
  • The game is against the Fairfax High School Rebels. First pitch is: 6:30PM.

All Fairfax Little League Players wearing their Fairfax Little League team jersey and cap to the game will get in Free with a paying adult and will also receive a Free hotdog and a drink

  • Players will receive their free hotdog and a drink at the Baseball Concession stand on the hill behind home plate by presenting the ticket stub they will receive at the gate.
  • The Free hotdogs and drinks are sponsored by Metro Installation Services, Inc.

Also select Fairfax Little League Players wearing their Fairfax Little League team jersey and cap to the game will be buddied with a Robinson Varsity baseball player and will go out on the field for pre-game player introductions and the National Anthem. 

  • Click the following link to sign up your player to be a buddy during pre-game:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1YFSWuckt8VOX5dxuSeaTv6CcETTDd3f7c6UkXKR9gW4/viewform?usp=send_form

  • Those players who sign up and are selected will be notified ahead of time and should check-in at the field wearing their Fairfax Little League team jersey and hat no later than 5:50PM.

by posted 04/12/2018
Woodson Little League Night (20 Apr)


by posted 04/12/2018
P.J. Skidoos Little League Night

Fairfax Little League Night 

at

P.J. Skidoos

Wednesday, April 18, 4 - 8pm

9908 Fairfax Boulevard, Fairfax

703-591-4515

Mention Fairfax Little League when you order.

15% of sales benefit Fairfax Little League


by posted 04/02/2018
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by posted 03/27/2018
Spring Season Update

 Fairfax Little League Families,

Spring 2018 registration is open.  www.fairfaxll.com   Registration will close for AA to Seniors on February 22nd.  Evaluations for AA to Seniors will be Saturday and Sunday February 24th and 25th.  Team drafts and placements will happen the first week of March and practices will start the 2nd week of March.

 Opening day parade and ceremonies will be Saturday April 7th, 2018.  Some teams may play their first games the week of April 2nd thru 6th. 

 Registration for 2018 has a few changes for the 4 to 8 year old players, Tball to Single A. The Board of Directors is working hard to develop training programs for players and coaches at the Tball to AA level.  So we have added 2 new divisions to provide more age appropriate training and play: A pre-kindergarten Tball level for 4 and 5 year old’s and a Single A/machine pitch division for 1st graders. These new levels will allow the teams to be formed based on grade level to ensure 2nd graders aren’t playing against Kindergarten kids, etc.

 To do these clinics right, teach the right skills and keep teams as evenly balanced as possible, we are going to try and keep players at 4 to 8 years old on teams by grade/age. With the new Little League age of 8/31 most players will be in the same grade/age together.  Kindergarten should be mostly 6 years old, 1st grade mostly 7 years old, 2nd grade mostly 8 years old, etc. 

 Tball and Single A (Machine Pitch) divisions will look like this in 2018:

Tball – Pre-K  (4 and 5 year olds)  Players hit off a ‘T’

Tball – Kindergarten (6 year olds)  Players hit off a ‘T’ or Coach Soft Toss.

Single A – 1st grade (7 year olds) Machine Pitch.

Single A – 2nd grade (8 year olds)  Machine Pitch (players can take more than 1 base on a hit and will learn to pitch)

 

Double AA – will be mostly 9 year old 3rd graders.  Player Pitch with Coach Pitch after 2 walks per inning. 

 AA, AAA, and Majors will remain unchanged.  Majors will draft first.  All 10 year olds and 11 year olds not drafted to Majors will be drafted to a AAA team. AA will remain a draft to allow for the most even distribution of players/talent, but should be mostly 9 year old/ 3rd graders.

 We realize that many players have already been playing up a division or two and 2018 we will be extra flexible with players placement by division this coming season. 

 Parents that truly believe their player (age 4 to 9) should play up a division (not with their grade) can ask the league Player Agent for an evaluation by coaches to see if playing up is best for the player.  

 Other changes:

Baseball Bats:  ALL bats must be stamped and certified with the NEW USABat Standard.  This new Standard is for Tball (4) thru Juniors (14).  All bats that were legal in 2017 are now NOT Legal.  Please be careful buying a new bat for the 2018 season.  http://fairfaxll.com/#468957   We will be participating in the Tball sticker program to allow the use of non-conforming bats that met the bat standards under 2017 rules in the TBall/Coach Toss programs where approved T Balls will be used. http://www.littleleague.org/Assets/forms_pubs/bats/usa-baseball-tee-ball-sticker-program.pdf 

League age:  Your players league age is whatever age they will be on 8/31/2018.  (changed from 4/30).  There are a few players born in 2005 that are grandfathered in under this new rule.  http://fairfaxll.com/#411976

 

Washington Nationals Uniforms:  The Washington Nationals have invited all the leagues in District 10 (FXLL, Annandale, SYA, CYA, Bull Run, Manassas Park) to participate in a Nationals uniform program.  The nationals will give each league uniforms for all teams/players thus saving each league the huge cost of purchasing them on their own.  Each player will have a uniform that says Nationals on it.  There will be many variations of the uniforms and hats in each division so all teams don’t look exactly alike. Over 400 families participated in the survey we sent out and had on the website.  80% agreed it was a good idea and deal for FXLL.  The board of directors also voted to participate in this program for 2018 (Spring and Fall).  This program should save FXLL between $40,000 and $50,000 Dollars in 2018.  We have big plans for this savings.  See field and grounds section below.

 

Fields and grounds projects:  We hope you have noticed the projects we have done in the last few years.  We have added 3 new batting cages, 1 at providence field 4 and 2 at Bonnie Brae elementary fields. We have completely redone the fields, sod, fences and dugouts and bleachers at Providence 1 and 2.  The Infields at Thaiss 1 and 5 have been completely redone.  The City of Fairfax has matched our investments in the Providence and Thaiss field upgrades dollar for dollar. 

 http://fairfaxll.com/Pictures.asp?album=11671&team=0&n=52829&org=FAIRFAXLL.COM

 This Fall the City of Fairfax (at their cost) will add irrigation to Thaiss fields 1 and 5 and will redo the Outfield on Thaiss 1.  This is a great investment in these fields by the city.  There are plans in the next 2 years to redo the outfield on Thaiss 5 and replace the fencing on all the Thaiss fields and add a drainage system along the hill side to keep water off the fields.

 With part of the savings from the Nationals Uniform deal, we (FXLL) will redo the infield at Chilcott this Fall and have asked the City of Fairfax for Lights on Thaiss field 2 (AA), which they have agreed to do.  These 2 projects will cost FXLL about $60,000.  We are also re-doing the infield at Eakin/Mantua park.  The County of Fairfax is splitting the $12,000 cost for this project.  This is very nice field but is unusable for days after any rain.  This renovation will raise the infield and fix the drainage issues as much as possible.  

 Other projects in the works include a pavilion and new Snack Bar at Providence elementary, new batting cages nets at Burke and Chilcott and other safety nets at Chilcott and Bonnie Brae.  We also have manual scoreboards going in at Bonnie Brae, this work is being done by a local boy scout troop.

 Thank you and Play Ball.

Fairfax Little League Board of Directors.


by posted 11/17/2017
Age Determination Chart for 2018

2018 Little League Age Chart
FOR BASEBALL DIVISION ONLY

Match month (top line) and box with year of birth. League age indicated at right.

JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AGE
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2013 2013 2013 4
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2012 2012 2012 2012 5
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 6
2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2010 2010 2010 2010 7
2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2009 2009 2009 2009 8
2009 2009 2009 2009 2009 2009 2009 2009 2008 2008 2008 2008 9
2008 2008 2008 2008 2008 2008 2008 2008 2007 2007 2007 2007 10
2007 2007 2007 2007 2007 2007 2007 2007 2006 2006 2006 2006 11
2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2006 2005 2005 2005 2005 12
        2005 2005 2005 2005         12
2005 2005 2005 2005         2004 2004 2004 2004 13
2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2003 2003 2003 2003 14
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 15
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 16

 

Note: This age chart is for BASEBALL DIVISIONS ONLY, and only for 2018, Spring and Fall.


by posted 07/01/2017
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