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Junior Giants 

JR. GIANTS 

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Junior Giants is  FREE, non-competitive, co-ed, baseball league that focuses on life skills using baseball as a vessel. Through each child’s experiences as part of a team, they will learn the Four Bases of Character Development – Confidence, Integrity, Leadership and Teamwork – and the importance of Education, Health and Bullying Prevention, and Respect

   

Practices  will begin the week of June 21 at the Nelson Sports Complex .

Families will receive an email with team, coach and practice info on June 18.

Practice fields will be available to teams M/T/Th/F  5:00p-7:45p and Sa 10:00a-12:45p

Actual practice days/times will be determined by volunteer coaching staff.   

PRACTICE DAYS

Practice Days: M/T/Th (1 Practice/Week)

Practices scheduled to begin the week of June 21

Practice schedules will be made available once rosters have been completed and distributed.

*Actual practice day/time will be dependent on coach/volunteer availability

Tee-Ball Division: Rosters and practice schedules were emailed out to participants 6.19.2021.

VOLUNTEER COACHES ARE STILL NEEDED FOR THE MAJORS  DIVISION

FIELD MAP

NELSON FIELDS.pdf

 

GAME DAY

Game Days (1 Game/Week)

Games will run  July 7 - Aug 11 .   

GAME SCHEDULES

TEE-BALL DIVISION GAME SCHEDULE.pdfMINORS DIVISION GAME SCHEDULE.pdf

MAJORS DIVISION-COMING SOON

AgesGame DayGame TimesGame Field
5/6 yearsWednesdays5:30p-6:30p and 6:45p-7:45pVorhees
7-9 yearsWednesdays5:15p-6:30p and 6:45p-8:00pShawnee
10-13 yearsWednesdays TBD

LEAGUE/DIVISION RULES FOR GAME PLAY

Leaue Rules.pdf

 

MEETINGS

First Pitch Meeting: Wednesday, June 16  5:30p  

WATCH THE FIRST PITCH MEETING HERE

Volunteer Meeting:  Wendsday, June 23 5:30p

View Volunteer Meeting Power Point Slides

Jr. Giants Volunteer Meeting.pptx

 

Coaching Clinic:  POSTPONED -Please see email sent out to coaches on 6.30.2021 for more info. 

On the Field Practice Plans.pdf

Click Here to Access Jr. Giants Coaches Corner

 

FIELD CONDITIONS/WEATHER/AIR QUALITY

7/28/2021  Current Air Quality Index for the Thermalito area and Nelson Softball Complex:

 

Air Quality continues to be "VERY UNHEALTHY"

Conditions as of 3:00p

  • PM 2.5 and AQI 238

 Due to a continued AQI above 151, tonight's JR. Giants Games are cancelled.

The District will look for opportunities to re-schedule tonight's game(s) in the coming weeks.

 

 

Visit the website:  https://gojrgiants.sportngin.com/register/form/118168832

Sign up to volunteer: https://gojrgiants.sportngin.com/register/form/280705847

Click here Jr. Giants at Home for access to Jr. Giants at Home, 

CONTACTS

Brian Wilson: FRRPD Recreation Superviosr and Jr. Giants-Oroville League Commissioner

Email: brian@frrpd.com

Phone: 530.533.2011

Dirk Damon: Jr. Giants-Oroville League Ambassador

Email: featherriver.jrg@gmail.com

Phone: 530.712.1357