Friday Night - 6:30 pm - MLB Pitch, Hit & Run Competition
Major League Baseball Pitch Hit and Run is a free, exciting one day event for boys and girls ages 7-14. This competition is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball and being hosted at Cherry Hill Atlantic this Friday night starting at 6:30 pm. Competitors will compete in four age/gender groups: 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 12/13. (Age as of July 17, 2017). The three skills that each participant will be tested on will be pitching for accuracy, hitting for distance and accuracy and overall speed during individual base running.
Any boys and girls that wish to participate in the MLB PH&R event should arrive at the CHALL Majors field by 6:15 pm with their completed registration form and a copy of their birth certificate. The kids are encouraged to bring their own bat. There will be a registration table by the right field gate. All participants must present their forms and receive an official score card for the event. To view additional information and to register on-line, please click HERE.
Friday Night - 8:00 pm - Coaches Softball Classic
Immediately following our PH&R event, we will be holding our 2nd annual coaches softball game on the Majors field. Last year's game was a blast so we hope to have another fantastic turn out this year. Coaches should bring their gloves and be ready to take the field by 8:00. Please stretch before the game!!!!!!!
Saturday - Opening Day Celebration!
This Saturday 4/22, Cherry Hill Atlantic will hold our Opening Day Ceremonies at the CHALL Majors field. As always, the ceremonies will begin with the Parade of Players...an opportunity for ALL CHALL players to be recognized with their teams and shown the support of our entire organization.
This year, we have some very special activities planned for all of our CHALL players:
Free Rides and Attractions Provided by J Dogs
Food provided by Local Area Vendors (Famous Dave's, Jimmy John's, Rockhill, Chipotle, PDQ)
A special guest appearance by the one and only PHILLIE PHANATIC!
All CHALL players and coaches should arrive at the complex (in full uniform) no later 10:15am on Saturday for staging for the Parade of Players. The Parade will commence right after the conclusion of our early morning games.
As always with our Opening Day ceremonies, parking will be at a premium at CHALL. We ask that you plan to arrive early and carpool if possible. Overflow parking will be available in the parking lots across Evesham Road from our fields. We have arranged for Cherry Hill Police officers to be stationed on Evesham Road to ensure safe crossing for all league families.
We are looking forward to a fun filled day on Saturday as we salute and honor our players and coaches. Your Little Leaguer will NOT want to miss this!!
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New Bat Rules for 2018
When shopping for that new bat, please keep in mind that many of the high priced popular bats will not be allowed in Little League play beginning next season. To answer all of your questions on the new bat standards that will go into effect on January 1st, please click the link below.
2018 Bat Regulations