Jr. Baseball / Softball

Recreation Baseball/Softball

Registration opens online February 1.

The Montclair Recreation Department program offers non-competitive leagues for boys and girls in grades 3-8. No prior participation necessary.

The fee is $120 per player. Registration is ongoing until March 11th. Register online here at Community Pass.

Players will be issued uniforms, but must purchase their own cleats (non-metal), batting helmet, bat and glove.

Season usually runs mid April to mid June. Games and practices are held weekdays at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday mornings at 9:00a.m. or 11:00 a.m. Teams meet 2-3 times per week.

Baseball Divisions

AAA (kid pitch) grades 3-4

This is an introductory level of baseball. Players will pitch to each other during games. Pitching distance is 43', bases are 60'. Limited stealing bases are permitted. Big barrel bats are prohibited.

Majors grades 5-6

Pitchers limited to 3 innings max per game, stealing is permitted, 3 per inning per team. Pitching distance is 46', bases are 60'. Big barrel bats are prohibited.

Softball Divisions

All Teams will play in the Passaic Valley Softball League and will play vs surrounding townships on a Recreational level. 

Beginner Level for grades 3-4
Junior Softball for grades 5-6 
Senior Softball for grades 7-8 

Teams will be formed by the Recreation Department ONLY. Requests will NOT be permitted.

Coaches and umpires  are greatly needed for all levels and leagues. Experience is not necessary, we will train. Coaches must be certified under the NAYS or Rutgers clinic. The online course must be completed before coaching a team. Must be 21 or older and have a flexible schedule. 3 coaches max per team.  

Team sponsorship is available.
To sponsor a team or if you need more information about the program, please contact the Recreation Department at 973-509-4915. 

 

Travel Baseball/Softball 

T-Ball/Coach-Pitch programs for grades K-2

Travel baseball/Softball teams are run by the Montclair Baseball/Softball Club.

For more information and registration, visit www.montclairbsc.org.