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Appleton Little League Update - April 15, 2021

By Appleton Little League, 04/15/21, 12:15PM CDT


Several updates are contained in this article regarding the 2021 season.

  • Skills Assessment
  • Registration Deadline
  • COVID-19 Mitigation Plan
  • Night at the Ballpark Timber Rattlers Game

Please see the below information as we get ready to kick off the 2021 Season!

Skills Assessments for Major/Minor Baseball & Softball

Major and Minor Baseball Skills Assessment ("Tryouts") are scheduled for Saturday, April 17 at Gromer/Kratzer Fields at Scheels USA Youth Sports Complex. 
American Major Baseball (league ages 10-12)
Registration/Check-in: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Skills Assessment/Tryout: 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
National Major Baseball (league ages 10-12)
Registration/Check-in: 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
Skills Assessment/Tryout: 12:45 pm – 2:00 pm
American Minor Baseball (league ages 8-10)
Registration/Check-in: 1:45 pm - 2:15 pm
Skills Assessment/Tryout: 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
National Minor Baseball (league ages 8-10)
Registration/Check-in: 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Skills Assessment/Tryout: 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Major and Minor Girls Softball Skills Assessment ("Tryouts") are scheduled for Sunday, April 18, at Kratzer Field at Scheels USA Youth Sports Complex.
Major Softball (league ages 11-12)
Registration/Check-in: 1:15 pm
Skills Assessment: 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Minor Softball (league ages 8-10)
Registration/Check-in: 2:45 pm
Skills Assessment/Tryout: 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm

If you are registered for Major or Minor levels of play, and have not received exact details regarding times, equipment to bring, etc., please be sure to check your Spam or Junk mail folders for communication from Collin Krueger, our Player Agent. Also check our Calendar on our web site for details on each.

NOTE: unless you were notified individually, players in the following divisions who played in 2020 and are registered for the same division this year will return to the same team: Major Baseball, Major Girls Softball, and Minor Girls Softball.

Girls Softball Junior League Status

We have received more registrations than previous years, but still need more girls in this age group to sign up to get this level off the ground. Those who have already registered for this level will be contacted about its status soon. If you know of any girls 13-14 who would be interested in Junior softball, please forward this email to them! Click here to sign up!

Registration Still Open

Registration is still open through April 18th for the Rookie and Tee Ball levels of play in both Girls Softball and co-ed Baseball.
Click here to sign up!
We are also looking for a few more players at the Major and Minor levels in Baseball and Girls Softball. Please email right away if you would like to sign up for Major or Minor levels.

COVID-19 Mitigation Plan

Appleton Little League has adopted a COVID-19 Mitigation Plan for the 2021 Season. Please click here for the details of the plan. Parents, players, spectators, and all members are asked to abide by the recommendations in this plan.

Timber Rattlers Night At The Ballpark

Returning in 2021, Appleton Little League families are invited to our annual "Night at the Ballpark" Timber Rattlers game at Fox Cities Stadium. No Little League games or practices will be scheduled this evening so that families may attend. See this flyer for more information on pricing, food, and seating. You can click on this link to purchase tickets.