About our League
Norwalk Cal Ripken is a youth baseball league for players ages 4-12. We offer 5 divisions. Our season runs from April 1 thru June 1.
T-Ball for ages 4-6. This division focuses on fundamental development and fostering a love for the game. This division has one clinic during the week and a game on Saturday mornings.
Junior Rookies for ages 6-8. This division is more advanced with coaches doing the pitching. There is one practice and one game during the week. And one game on the weekend.
Senior rookies for age 8. This division transitions the players into a more competitive atmosphere. In this division, the season starts of using a pitching machine with a speed of approx. 40 MPH. As the season progresses, the first 2 innings will feature kids pitching from a 46’ mound, and the last 4 innings using the machine. There is one game and one practice during the week, and one game on Saturday. There are standings and playoffs in this division.
Minors for ages 9-10. This division is full kid pitch baseball played with a 46’ mound and 60’ bases. Baserunners are permitted to steal once the pitch crosses home plate. There is 1 practice and 2 games per week, and 1 game on Saturday.
Majors for ages 11-12. This division is full kid pitch baseball played with a 50’ mound and 70’ bases. Baserunners are permitted to lead and steal on the pitch. There is 1 practice and 2 games during the week and 1 game on Saturday.