8-9 Years of Age
Welcome to the Athabasca Rookie Program. This program is held from April/May to June and provides intermediate level instruction for baseball.
Your child will enhance their skill levels and knowledge of throwing, catching, pitching, and hitting the properly; as well emphasis will be placed on field positioning and base running. Your child will be introduced to game situations and the importance of fair play, teamwork, and fun will be emphasized.
Rookie is the last level for the Rally Cap programs.
Games may include some travel to surrounding communities. Practices and games may be held twice a week.Equipment Required:
- Helmet with chin strap
- Ball Glove
- Ball Shoes
- Protective Gear
- Baseball socks (red/white)
- Black ball pants & matching belt
- Water bottle
A wind-up tournament for this league may be played in June.