Leagues

Gahanna Junior League Sports offers several recreational baseball and softball leagues, as well as travel baseball and softball.

Tee Ball (ages 5-6)
Ball is hit from a tee with a transition to coach pitch at the player’s option halfway through the season.
Instructional
Games played on Saturday mornings and early afternoons at Academy Park.
Practices are held during the week at various sites.

There is no Tee Ball offered in Fall 2020.

A Minor (ages 6-7)
Baseball. 7 year olds may also play “A Major” if they are comfortable batting against Player Pitch.
Instructional
Coach-Pitch entire game from 40 feet
Games played at Academy Park.  Practices held at Academy Park and various other locations.

Register for A-Minor Here

A Major (ages 7-8)
Baseball.  7 year olds may also play A minor if they wish to bat only against Coach Pitch.
Instructional
Coaches pitch to players in innings 1-3.  Players pitch for innings 4, 5 and 6.
Pitching from 40 feet.
Games played at Academy Park.  Practices held at Academy Park and various other locations.

Register for A-Major Here

AA (ages 9-10)
Baseball.
Instructional
Player-pitch entire game (from 46 feet)
Base runners cannot lead-off; Stealing 2B and 3B allowed after ball has passed the batter.
Games played at Academy Park

Register for AA Here

AAA (ages 11-12)
Baseball
Instructional
70-foot bases;
Pitchers throw from 48 feet.
Stealing all bases permitted on the pitcher’s first movement.  Lead offs only permitted in Fall Baseball.

Register for AAA Here

PONY (ages 13 – 15)
Baseball.  Players must not turn 16 before August 1 of league year for Spring ball; November 1 of league year for Fall ball)
Instructional-Competitive
15 year-olds are not eligible if they have played on a High School team at the Freshman, JV, or Varsity level.
If the player is 15 on April 30 of league year CANNOT pitch
Modified OHSAA rules; 60’6″ mound and 90′ bases,
Games played at Academy Park

Pony baseball is not offered in Fall 2020.

8U Softball (ages 7-8)
Girls Softball
Instructional
Games played at Gahanna Middle School West

Register for 8U Softball here.

10U Softball (ages 9-10)
Girls Softball
Instructional
Games played at Gahanna Middle School West

Register for 10U Softball here.

12U Softball (ages 11-12)
Girls Softball
Instructional
Games played at Gahanna Middle School West

Register for 12U Softball here.

Baseball Travel Teams
Competitive
Games played at Academy Park (U-9, U-10, U-12, U-13, U-14, U-15, U-16, U-17)
Jefferson Elementary (U-11)

Visit the Travel Teams page for more details.