8U Jr Tadpole


Born in Years: 2016 & 2017
Ages (as of Jan. 1st): 6 – 7 yrs

Practices: 1 day a week (TBA just before season begins) @ Sardis Field

Games: Saturdays @ Sardis Field


  • Base paths are set at 50 feet and pitching machines throw from 36 feet.
  • Games are 4 innings in length.
  • Jr. Tadpole division is designed to get young people interested in the game of baseball by the active participation of all players.
  • The ball is hit from a pitching machine or batting tee and a soft version of a baseball is used.
  • The emphasis is on the 5 FUNdamentals of baseball
    • Throwing
    • Base Running
    • Receiving
    • Hitting
    • General Knowledge

Equipment Required

  • glove
  • runners/cleats
  • protective jock/jill
  • batting helmet