2021 Age Requirements

Ages Requirements

WPPA has six divisions for baseball and four divisions for girls softball.   Each division covers two age years based on the player's age on August 31 of the current year.

Age           If the player was born on and between...           For 2021, the player will play in...
15-19 Sep 1, 2001 and Aug 31, 2006 Liberty Baseball
13-14 Sep 1, 2006 and Aug 31, 2008 Senior Baseball or 14U Girls Softball
11-12 Sep 1, 2008 and Aug 31, 2010 Major Baseball or 12U Girls Softball
9-10 Sep 1, 2010 and Aug 31, 2012 Minor Baseball or 10U Girls Softball
7-8 Sep 1, 2012 and Aug 31, 2014 Junior Baseball or 8U Girls Softball
5-6  Sep 1, 2014 and Aug 31, 2016 Rookie Baseball

Players must register in the registration program associated with their age-based league/division.  Take special care to input your player's birth date accurately to ensure your player it properly registered.

Exceptions to Age Requirements

If you have a compelling reason that your child should play in a different age category than prescribed above, following these steps in order:

  1. Register your player in their age-appropriate division based on your player's actual age.
  2. Email registration@wppachicago.org your request to move your player to a different division.  Include the following information in your email:
    a. Player name
    b. Actual registered division (e.g., Minor Baseball)
    c. Requested division (e.g., Major Baseball)
    d. Rationale for your request
  3. Come to the In-Person Registration Session (TBD January 2021, Welles Park Fieldhouse Lower Level) to discuss your request with WPPA Executive Board Member.
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