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 one of the elementary school fields around Gahanna.
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 Gahanna Middle Schools South and West on weekdays and Academy Park on Saturdays.
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 Gahanna Middle Schools South and West on weekdays and Academy Park on Saturdays.
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.
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.
Games played at Jefferson Elementary School.
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; 54′ mound and 80′ bases,
Games played at Academy Park.
High School (ages 15-18)
Competitive-Instructional
OHSAA rules
Games played at Academy Park.
C-League (ages 7-8)
Girls Softball
Instructional
Games played at Gahanna Middle School West
CC-League (ages 9-10)
Girls Softball
Instructional
Games played at Gahanna Middle School West
CCC-League (ages 11-12)
Girls Softball
Instructional
Games played at Gahanna Middle School West
Majors (ages 13-16)
Girls Softball
Instructional-Competitive
Games played at Gahanna Middle School West
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.

Softball Travel Teams
Competitive
Games played at:
U-10 Gahanna Middle School West
U-12, U-14, U-16, U-18 Gahanna Lincoln High School

Visit the Travel Teams page for more details.