The 2017 D1 and D2 All-Star Game and Derby Competition is set for Friday, June 16. The D3 All-Star Game and Derby Competition is set for Thursday, June 22. Mark you calendars and come cheer on the girls!
OMGAA House Fastpitch league is a house program for girls completing grades 2 – 12. The league focuses on teaching the fundamentals of the sport, team play and skill development. All leagues are player pitch.
Practices begin in early May, games start on May 22 and conclude with a season ending tournament July 17 - 21. An All star event and double header weekend is held in mid June. Games for house Fastpitch League are held on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Practices are scheduled by coaches as fields and teams are available. This leagues targets 14 games per season, weather permitting. Scores and league standings are kept and used to determine tournament seeds.
Players should bring a glove. A shared team helmet is available if you prefer not to purchase one. Bats do not need to be purchased, please consult with the coach before purchasing a bat.
Players may make one mutual friend request (players must request each other). An attempt to place the players with a mutual friend request together will be made but not guaranteed. Coach requests will not be honored, except for coach daughters.
Register your daughter for the grade that she is currently in.
Division 1 (Grades 2 - 4)
Athletes in grades 2-3-4 are in Division I. Teams are generally formed by elementary school and neighborhoods. Games are scheduled to be held at Fernbrook Elementary.
This division emphasizes skill development and fun - everyone plays equally and gets to try all the positions.
Division 2 (Grades 5 - 7)
Grades 5-6-7 make up Division 2.
Games are scheduled to be held at Fernbrook Elementary and Maple Grove Senior High. Inter-league games are planned for this league with neighboring communities. One game per week may be played against a non OMGAA team in a neighboring city. Details are provided during the season.
This Division continues to emphasize the balance between skill development and fun; equal playing time and position rotation is emphasized. Players may begin to specialize in position play as appropriate. We recommend sliding pads for athletes in this Division to protect the athletes from injury.
Division 3 (Grades 8 - 12)
Grades 8 through 12 make up this league. In this Division, all National Federation of State High School softball rules apply, However a round robin batting order is still used. Players may specialize in position play, but coaches are asked to continue to rotate players through a variety of positions. Games are schedule to be held at Maple Grove Senior High. Inter-league games are planned for this league with neighboring communities. One game per week may be played against a non OMGAA team in a neighboring city. Details are provided during the season. We recommend sliding pads for athletes in this Division to protect the athletes from injury.