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Cabarrus Christian Youth Athletics

Softball

CCYA SOFTBALL:

Welcome to Cabarrus Christian Youth Athletics, below is some general information about our softball program.  If you have any additionally questions after reviewing this information please contact us at CCYAbaseballsoftball@gmail.com 

You can register your children 100% online through the following LINK

Practices 

During the pre-season CCYA teams practice twice a week; one practice during the week nights (non-Wednesdays) and then another practice on Saturday.  Once the season begins we shift to one practice during the workweek (non-Wednesdays) as Saturdays are dedicated to games.  Practice sessions are 60 minutes, 45 minutes for t-ball and all practices are held on the property of CFA Church.    

Uniforms

Registration fee includes the following uniform items, a NCAA DI team uniform, socks (t-ball & 5/6 only), belts (t-ball & 5/6 do not get belts) and black softball pants. 

Age Brackets

CCYA age groups are based on your child’s age as of May 1st, 2018.

Games

The season consists of 10 games with majority of the games played on Saturdays, however there are occasional week night games sprinkled throughout the season.  There are no games played on Easter Weekend (Sat. March 31st, 2018).

Games are played on the property of CFA Church unless the fields are unplayable due to weather conditions.  Local fields will be utilized as needed in an effort to keep games from being canceled. 

CCYA Registration Prices

  • Coed T-ball 3/4           $75
  • Coed Baseball 5/6      $90
  • Softball 7-9                  $90
  • Softball 10-12              $90
  • Softball 13-15              $90


* Sibling Discounts: After the first child pays full price each additional child will received a $10 discount.

Coed T-ball 3/4 year olds

CCYA T-ball is an instructional non-competitive introduction to team sports that focuses on fun, fitness, and the basics of baseball and softball.  T-ball allows kids to interact with other children their age while incorporating a high level of physical activity.  Athletes hit from a batting tee which is height-adjusted for a level swing, all kids hit each innings as no score or outs are recorded.

All T-ball games are played on our t-ball specific designed field.  

Coed Baseball- 5/6 year olds (6U)

CCYA 5/6 baseball is where fundamentals are taught within a fun creative atmosphere.  Kids are shown the proper techniques of throwing, batting, fielding, and base running. Age appropriate equipment and games are used to teach the game of baseball in a fun, exciting, and positive environment.  This is a coach pitch league with umpires that records outs and runs.

All coed Baseball 5/6 games are played on Field #1

Softball- 7-9 year olds (9U)

CCYA Softball 7-9 serves as our training ground for girls interested in softball as they begin the process of playing a softball vs a baseball.  In this program, coaches focus on throwing, fielding & hitting fundamentals. Healthy competition is emphasized with a focus on respect for opponents and officials.  This is a coach pitch league.  

All Softball 7-9 games are played on Field #1

Softball- 10-12 year olds (12U)

CCYA Softball 10-12 is available for players to build and refine their fundamental skills while beginning to understand the game’s strategy and teamwork.  At this level games consist of six innings, pitching is done by the players and stealing is allowed once the pitch crosses home plate.  

All Softball 10-12 games are played on Field #2

Softball- 13-15 year olds (15U)

CCYA 13-15 is available for our most advance softball players and those looking to further their softball development.  This league is designed to transition athletes into interscholastic athletics.

All Softball 13/15 games are played at CFA Academy’s Softball Complex