Orléans Minor All Stars

1st weekend for Orléans Minor All Stars at Pete Loyen tournament at Ottawa West.  Great weekend for ball. Fun had by all. The boys took the consolation finals 14-9 over South Ottawa. Huge strides towards a great summer of ball. #baseballisback

Orleans All-Girl Rookie Program

Orleans Little League is committed to continually growing our baseball community with the goal of having more of our children learning and playing the game of baseball.  This year, Orleans Little League launched its inaugural season of participating in the Ottawa All-Girls Baseball program.  The Orleans All-Girls Rookie (Coach Pitch) team will be playing against other All-Girls Rookie teams from across the city which include Kanata, East Nepean, Ottawa West and South Ottawa.  This program is offered to players that identify as girls, in the hopes of developing skills and making friends in an environment of inclusivity  The program was kicked off on Sunday, May 8th during the afternoon when Ottawa West Little League hosted the entire Ottawa All-Girls program where the girls participated in various drills and had a visit with Cappy, the Ottawa Titans Mascot.

Stay tuned for more information on Orleans Little League’s offerings for next year.

2022 Summer Registration

Will open on May 16 and close June 10 (with those intending to play all star closing May 26,2022)

SUMMER REGISTRATION NOW OPEN (as of May 16)

Summer registration is now open. All current players were sent at email this morning (May 16) on how to proceed with information on the closing date. Note that both Spring and Summer seasons are open on LeagueGM so it is important that they use the registration option at the bottom of their profile (this image was included in the email).

New registrants will automatically default to the summer season.

OLLB Summer Fees – 2022
Division                    Fee
T-Ball (no travel, all games in Orleans)$140 
Coach Pitch$170 
Minor All-Star$240* 
Minor$210 
Major All-Star$260* 
Major$220 
Junior All-Star$295* 
Junior$245 
Senior$270 
* = Additional fees required should athlete make the team

Information on the programs we offer can be found at https://orleanslittleleague.ca/about/programs/

Did you know that OLLB offers 2 separate baseball seasons, one that runs during the spring and one that runs during the summer.   Our Spring Season runs from May to mid-June and our Summer Season runs from July to mid-August.  Currently we are accepting registration for our Spring Season.  Registration for our Summer Season will open in mid-May.  

During the Spring season, our younger players (12 and younger) will play other Orleans Little League teams.  Our older players will play against​ teams from across the city.  T-Ball and Coach Pitch teams will have a practice followed by a game 2 nights a week and Minor and up teams will typically play 2 games during the week and have 1 practice on the weekend.  Our spring season focuses on encouraging player development, team work and most importantly having fun.

Summer baseball is the second half of the Orleans Little League Baseball Season and runs in July and August. There is a misconception that the Summer program is only for competitive players, this is not the case. The goal of our Summer program is to continue developing the skills that players learned during the Spring program.  It is also an opportunity to experience inter-league play against teams across the city. 

Both seasons are intended to ensure all players learn and develop their baseball skills while having fun playing recreational baseball.  The model for both seasons ensures that players of the same caliber will only play against each other.

Whether it’s your daughter or son’s first year playing ball or their 10th year, Orleans Little League will offer a program that is suited to their skills.

Information on the programs we offer can be found at https://orleanslittleleague.ca/about/programs/

OLLB Photo Schedule


T-Ball
9 am Rockies and White Sox
9:20 Blue Jays and Marlins
9:40 Padres and A’s
10 Red Sox and Giants


Coach Pitch
10:30 Red Sox and White Sox
10:50 Rays and Blue Jays
11:10 Padres and Pirates
11:30 Giants and Braves
11:50 A’s and Rockies


Minor
1 pm Red Sox and Athletics
1:20 Rockies and White Sox
1:40 Blue Jays and Dodgers
2 Orioles and Pirates


Major
2:30 Athletics and Blue Jays
2:50 Pirates and Red Sox
3:10 Dodgers and Rockies
3:30 Orioles and White Sox

2022 OLLB DAY

Where: Heritage Park – 6160 Orléans Blvd, Orléans, ON
When: Saturday May 7, 2022
What: Orleans Little League Day is a family fun day designed to celebrate the opening of the baseball season. This year circus delight will be on site to entertain the children with bouncy castles, slides and more. Circus treats such as cotton candy and snow cones will be available for purchase. The Heritage canteen will also be open. Canteen will be open from 9 am until 5pm.

Hotdogs $1.50
Soft Drinks $1
Chips $1
Juice $0.50
Coffee $1
Muffins $1
Baseball pants (used) will be available for purchase as well. $5 a pair. Great time to stock up for future years!

Hit, Run and Pitch Competition (Coach pitch level and higher)

Players aged coach pitch and up will participate in the hit, run and pitch contest.

Hit station: The players will hit off tee to meet the requirements of the competition and all will use the bats supplied. 3 attempts and best distance recorded
Run station: The players will be timed from 2nd base to home.
Throw station: The players will have 6 throws to hit a target. Distance of throw based on level of player.

Top players at each level will have the opportunity to advance to a regional competition.

Players are required to register online prior to May 7 th Hit, run and throw competition on little league day.
https://pitchhitrun2022.leagueapps.com/events/3075652-orleans-little-league-baseball

Photos
A photographer will be on site for team photos. Individual photos are also available. Please see attached document for more information from the photographer. Please arrive at least 15-20 minutes prior to your scheduled time slot to meet your coaches and collect your jerseys and hats.

This event will run rain or shine so remember to dress for the weather!

Click here for the Team Photo Schedule

OLLB UMPIRE CLINIC

When: Sunday, May 1, 1:00pm to 6:00pm

Calling all new and 2nd year umpires.  The clinic is set for May 1st at 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Rob Hobbs Community Centre at 109 Larch Cres in Orleans.

You are to bring a pad and pen / pencil, and appropriate for the day outdoor clothing as part of the clinic will be held on the adjacent ball diamond.  Bring a snack and some water as well.  There is no charge for the clinic as OLLB picks up the tab for the hall and the field.

New umpires must be 14 years or older.

Please send an email to Paul Lacroix the OLLB  UIC at paull@starship.ca confirming your attendance.

2022 OLLB NEWS

  • We are currently looking for convenors at the Major and Senior levels. Send an email here if interested!
  • TBALL Schedule Update: Tuesday’s and Thursday’s
  • COACH PITCH Schedule Update: Monday’s and Wednesday’s

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