Southampton Township Recreational Association (STRA) is an organization focused on providing an instructional sports program for children in our township.
Baseball and softball programs are open to children ages 4-15. The season typically runs from the beginning of April through Memorial Day, with 2-3 events per week (practices or games). Events take place between 5:30pm and sunset (as late as 8pm).
Your child will need a baseball/softball glove, a batting helmet, baseball/softball pants and cleats. Boys also need an atheletic cup. Bats & catcher’s gear is provided for each team. Each player will recieve a shirt, hat and socks.
STRA is a 100% volunteer run organization. Volunteer opportunities within the baseball and softball programs include:
We thank you for making this program possible through your support.
Question: What is the minimum age I can sign my child up for baseball or softball?
Answer: 4 years old and entering Kindergarten at the start of the next school year.
Question: When can I sign up for Baseball/Softball?
Answer: Registration opens mid January. A letter is sent home from school in your child’s folder.
Pre-K and Kindergarten (Ages 4-6)
PK Players must be entering kindergarten in the fall.
|T-Ball - Coach pitch or T||T-Ball - Coach Pitch or T|
|1st Grade (Ages 6-7)||Rookies – Coach Pitch||T-Ball – Coach Pitch|
|2nd Grade (Ages 7-8)||Slugger – Kid & Coach Pitch||Rookies – Coach Pitch|
|3rd Grade (Age 9)||Minors – Kid Pitch||Rookies – Kid & Coach Pitch|
|4th Grade (Age 10)||Minors – Kid Pitch||Minors – Kid & Coach Pitch|
|5th Grade (Age 11)||Majors||Minors|
|6th Grade (Age 12)||Majors||Majors|
|7th Grade (Age 13)||Babe Ruth||Majors|
|8th Grade (Age 14)||Babe Ruth||Majors|
|9th Grade (Age 15)||Babe Ruth||High school|
|10th to 12th Grades||High school|