The HitTrax League will consist of 8 teams at the age of 11 and 12 on Tuesday nights and 13 and 14 year olds on Thursday nights. Each team will play a double header that will consist of two games back to back with a half hour time limit or nine innings played. The team fee will be $275 for the eight-week league. The game time frame will be 6pm-10pm with an hour time slot for the game. There will be four games a night and the league will run for three weeks.
The HitTrax Tournament will consist of 8 teams at the age of 11 and 12. The teams will play a double elimination tournament with a half hour time limit on every game played or completing the ninth inning. The tournament will be March 18th, starting at 9am and run till 5pm on that Sunday. The cost of the tournament is $160 per team and it will be held at Genesis.
DETAILS & RULES
Genesis Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Clinic
1702 East 53rd Street
11-12U: Start: February 27, 2018 End: March 13, 2018
13-14U: Start: March 1, 2018 End: March 15, 2018
11-12U games will be a double header every Tuesday night.
13-14U games will be a double header every Thursday night.
Age will be determined based on athlete’s age at the start of the school year in 2017. For example, an athlete that has turned 15 since starting school in the Fall of 2017 would be eligible to play in the 13-14U league.
Teams will be made up of 4-5 players. Cost per team is $275.
Teams per Age Group
Each age division will consist of 8 teams maximum.
Game Lengths Regular Season
9 innings or 30 minutes. Whichever comes first.
No new inning after 26 minutes.
League will run 6-10 PM. All start times are approximate.
No run rules apply to end a game. Game will be played to 7 innings or 30 minutes.
Games are played with roster size of 4-5 players.
Team can hold up to 6 players on their roster. This “reserve” player may play in any given week should one of their teammates not be able to compete.
There are no substitutions. All players on a team will be given at-bats, with the exception of the “reserve” roster player listed above.
All players must use their own bat.
All players must use their own helmet. Helmet can not be cracked.
Tennis or turf shoes for indoor hitting. No cleats.
Incoming Speeds and competition level
Pitching machine will be placed approximately 50 feet from home plate. Incoming pitch speed will be determined by age level.
” 11-12U: Approximately 50 MPH
” 13-14U: Approximately 55 MPH
o Players on the winning team from each age division will be awarded.
Division and Wildcard Tie Breakers
o Tie Breaker 1- Most runs scored by team in regular season play.
o Tie Breaker 2- Cumulative margin of victory.
o Tie Breaker 3- Team Home Runs in regular season play.
o Tie Breaker 4- Coin Flip
There will not be a playoff at the end of this league.