Introduction to mildly competitive situations and advanced intermediary skills. 12 players per team. Girls pitch from 30 feet, 6 pitches or a 4 balls with coach completing the at bat if necessary. No walks. Paid Umpire
Plays 12 - 14 game schedule. Scores and standings are kept. Actual game is 5 inning with 1:45 time limit. Schedule starts May 1 and runs through June 12th. Possible post season playoffs.
Use 55' bases, usuall same field as Grade 4 & 5 level
Children playing their 3rd year or those who have exceptional skills should play at Grade 4 & 5 Level. This level is designed for players with a minimum of 1 year's experience and advanced skills.
This is an important level and all organizations should attempt to field teams here. Not fielding teams at this age level will put the girls a year or two behind since otherwise they will just be learning the game for the first time at the Grade $ & 5 Level.