Colorado Rockies Baseball Skills Challenge
Ages 6 - 13. The City of Thornton has teamed up with the Colorado Rockies to present the 2012 Baseball Skills Challenge, Saturday, May 12, 10 a.m. at Woodglen Park. This free contest is open to boys and girls ages 6-13 (age on 12/31/12) who will be tested for distance and accuracy on throwing, hitting a baseball from a tee and how fast they can run from second base to third base to home. Winners advance to sectional competition and possibly the State Finals. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 720-977-5914 for more information. Register at the event starting at 9:45 a.m.
North Thornton Baseball/Softball Association
Info/messages: (720) 263-6387
Northern Lights Baseball & Softball Association (NLBSA) offers youth baseball and softball for players aged 5-18. We offer recreational and competitive/tournament teams for players aged 8 and up, we offer Tball and coach pitch programs for players aged 5-8. We also offer baseball for developmentally disabled players.
Northern Lights Little League
Info/messages: (303) 452-4332 or www.northernlightslittleleague.com
T-ball (ages 4-7) coach pitch (ages 7-8) and player pitch (ages 9-18) for boys and girls with registration in January. Season is March through July. Fees: $90-$100.
Thornton Baseball Association
Info/messages: (303) 452-1245
Coach-pitch/T-ball (ages 5-6) and player-pitch (ages 7-14) program open to boys and girls, with registration is January through mid-March. The season is from April-July (rec. teams) or January-August (competitive teams). Fees: $60-$130.
Amanda Bryant (303) 452-9622
Rec. T-ball (ages 3-6), coach-pitch (1st - 4th grade), and player-pitch (5th & 6th grades) with registration in April and leagues June - August. Fees: $60 - $75.