Providing Quality Programs for the Youth of the Chenango Forks Community
Spring Sports Coaches and Volunteers Needed!!
We always need coaches in all of our Spring sports programs. Head and Assistant Coaches are needed for all sports, prior experience is not required. Volunteers are needed to help with a variety of tasks, including team representation, fundraising, field preparations, etc.. Coaches and volunteers can sign-up at the information tables on sign-up nights, by contacting the sports commissioners at the numbers listed, or by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please support CFCA programs by helping coach or volunteer . You can make a difference for CFCA youth!
CF Youth Softball offers Spring Softball options in 3
levels of participation, for players in grades 1-6.
Softball levels are:
Ready Reserves: 1st and 2nd graders Coaches pitch using a safety softball. All players bat and play in field. Length of games varies, usually 3-5 innings. Developmental league.
Minor League: 3rd and 4th graders. Players pitch, using a regular softball. Balls, strikes, outs are tracked.
Major League: 5th and 6th graders. Players pitch, using regular softball. Balls, strikes, outs are tracked. Play is against other teams from the local area.
Spring Softball season runs mid-April to late June. Each softball player must provide their own glove. Team Equipment and uniforms are provided for all players.
Sign-up fee for all levels of Softball is $45 per player.
Questions? Call Amy Willis, 427-1682
CF Youth Baseball offers several Spring and Summer
Baseball options for players age age 5 – 18. Spring
programs are for players ages 5 – 12, in 4 levels:
Farm: There are 2 levels of Farm baseball.
5-6 year olds play games where players hit off tees, or hit pitches thrown by coaches. 7-8 year olds play 4 inning games where kids pitch to the batter for 3 innings, and coaches pitch for 1 inning as time permits. A softer, safety ball is used. This is a Fun, non-competitive beginner league. Fee for Farm level is $40 per player.
Minors: 9 yrs and up. Players pitch. Walks and strike-outs. Standard Youth League Rules. Base stealing allowed (except home). Six inning games. Developmental league.
The fee for the Minors level is $55 per player.
Majors: 9 yrs and up. Requires try-out and selection by draft. Standard Little League Rules. Paid umpires. Play teams from the local area in the competitive Little Chenango Valley League.
The fee for the Majors level is $65 per player.
Spring season runs mid-April to late June. Questions about baseball? Contact Buck Wrighter, 725-8888, or email@example.com.
MAJORS NOTE: Players at the Majors level must either be returning Majors players, or must participate in a Majors try-out session, and be drafted by a Majors team. Players wishing to try out for Majors should pay the fee ($65) and sign-up for a try-out time, either at in-person sign-ups on March 4/5, or by calling 725-8888. Players that try out for majors and are not selected will play at the minors level, and $10 of the registration fee will be refunded.
Tee-Ball is for both Boys & Girls ages 4 & 5. The
purpose of the Tee-Ball program is to teach the core fundamentals of baseball/softball: how to throw,
catch, and hit. Special soft balls are hit off tees. All
players play in the field and hit, and games usually
last 2-3 innings. Players need to provide their own glove. Fee for Tee-Ball is $30. Call Ron Crawford at 765-7438 for more info.
Tee-Ball Coaches Needed!!
The Tee-Ball program usually has a limited number of returning coaches. This means we need new volunteers to be Tee-Ball coaches every year. Coaching Tee-Ball is fun and easy!! Please consider coaching. For more info or to sign up to coach, call Ron Crawford at 765-7438, or send an email to CFCA@stny.rr.com.
We will have three levels of boys lacrosse programs this year: U8 (6-8 year olds), U10 (9-10 yrs) and U12 (11-12 yrs). Games are
played against teams from other school districts. Equipment supplied by CFCA includes helmet, shoulder pads, gloves, jersey and one mouth guard. Each player must provide their own lacrosse stick, arm pads, rib pads (optional U8) and cup. Lacrosse runs from April to late June. Fee for all levels of Boys Lacrosse is $65 per player, and there is a $150 equipment deposit, which is returned when the equipment is returned. We also hold an open gym session every Sunday 12-1:30, U8 and U10 are at the Harshaw gym and U12 is held at the High School gym. If you have any questions please email Charlie Gabriel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This year our Girls Lacrosse program will include two age groups, with age ranges of 6-9 yrs old, and 10-12 yrs old. In the 6-9 group the focus will be on the basic fundamentals of Girls Lacrosse. The 10-12 team will learn and play by the same rules as our Varsity (except no checking). Games are played against teams of other school districts. Each Player will be required to provide their own girls lacrosse stick, protective goggles, and a colored mouth guard (clear mouth guards are not permitted). Sign-up fee is $40 / player. If you have questions contact Dave Rusnak, 759-3905 or email@example.com.