9800 Buckingham Rd, Fort Myers, FL 33994, USA

(239) 334-3892

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Swing Time

It’s Game Time At Buckingham Little League

Registration is now Open

July 1, 2019 - August 26, 2019

**** YOU MUST LIVE OR GO TO SCHOOL WITHIN THE BUCKINGHAM BOUNDARIES**** 

New Players

Returning Players

Buckingham Little League frequently asked questions

What is needed to complete my registration?

  1. Copy of Birth certificate         

  2. A signed medical waiver- No doctor needed. Download off our website.

  3. 3- Proof of residency.  See requirements under forms and handouts on our website

  4. Payment – Online accepts credit cards. All other payments will need to be cash or check

When will the season start and end?  There are 2 seasons. Follow the website for more accurate dates.

  1. Fall Season – Registration opens around June and closes late August. Practices start early Sept and the season will end by Thanksgiving.

  2. Spring Season – Registration starts In Nov and closes early January. Tryouts will be mid-January. Practices start late January and games will end mid-May.

  3. There are no team request for the modified Minors division and above. These teams will be drafted by the managers.

  4. Managers will notify players when the teams have been selected.

How do I sign up for a sponsor?

  1. When you register your child on the website it will ask you if you would like to sponsor a team or the league. Please click on the appropriate sponsorship. You can pay it by credit card on the website.

  2. Or you can email buckinghamlittleleague@gmail.com

  3. Or you can contact our board members at the park for more information

  4. Forms can be found on our website under forms and handouts. 

 

What is the time commitment?

  1. Weeknights Mon – Fri and possibly Sat mornings.

  2. Practices will be twice a week until games start. Practices are usually the same days every week but can vary.

  3. Games will be twice a week. Days will most likely vary.

  4. DAYS ARE NOT DETERMINED UNTIL REGISTRATION IS CLOSED AND TEAMS HAVE BEEN SELECTED.

  5. Game schedules will be out 2 to 3 weeks after practices start.

  6. T-Ball and Machine pitch will have the earliest start times. Start time will be as early as 5:30.

  7. T-Ball practices for 1 hour

  8. Machine Pitch division practices for 1:15-1:30

  9. Mod Minors, Minors ,Majors and 50/70 practice for 1 ½ hours

  10. Seniors practice 1 ½ to 2 hours

 

How do I sign up to be a volunteer? Volunteers are critical to having a successful season. The league is made up of 100% volunteers.

  1. When you register your child on the website it will ask you if you would like to volunteer. Please click on the appropriate position.

  2. Fill out the volunteer forms. Forms can be found on our website under forms and handouts. 

 

 

My child has never played before. Can my child play?

  1. Yes, all kids can play. There are no experience requirements

 

What equipment is needed for practice?

  1. Glove and pants are required.

  2. Baseball cleats (optional but recommended, your tennis shoes will turn orange)

  3. Bat (optional)

  4. Helmet (optional but many parents buy them) They will last a couple of seasons

What do we get for uniforms?

  1. Fall Season – Hats and shirts

  2. Spring Season – Hats, shirts, pants and some divisions get belts

  3. Please make sure you enter the correct size into the system when you register.

 

 
 

About Us

Baseball Is Our Passion

Located in Florida’s District 9 of the Little League Southern Region we have served the Fort Myers Florida area for over 50 years of quality baseball. BLL is a chartered affiliate of Little League Baseball, Inc.

Be active, learn a new sport, or build on your current skills. If you think you have what it takes to excel, then you are invited to join us at Buckingham Little League. We have been developing local youth into ballplayers since 1961, with gameplay for all levels. Whether you’re just starting out or have moved into our area, we play competitively at all ages

“Baseball isn’t just a game. It’s life being played out on a field – a field of dreams – on diamonds of green, where players pursuing their dreams try to be the best they can be on the grandest stage of all – all speaking one universal language without uttering a single word.”
 

Tom Tatum

 
 

Contact Us

9800 Buckingham Rd, Fort Myers, FL 33994, USA

(239) 334-3892