Southeast Portland Little League

All Stars Softball

 


The Little League Baseball and Softball World Series are international tournaments held by Little League. Since 1947, the baseball tournament has been held annually in August in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania and broadcast nationally on ESPN. The Little League Softball World Series is held annually right here in Portland at Alpenrose Dairy.

To qualify for the Little League World Series, teams from local Little Leagues across the world begin competition at the District level. Winning teams advance to the State and Regional levels, before qualifying for the World Series. SEPLL League begins the tournament in Oregon District #2.

SEPLL sponsors the following All Star teams:

  •   9 and 10 Year Old Baseball and Softball
  •   11 and 12 Year Old Baseball and Softball
  •   Intermediate (50/70) Baseball
  •   Junior Softball

It is an honor to be selected as a member of an All-Star team. There is also a substantial commitment of time and effort required to participate. Tournament play season ends whenever tournament competition ends. The goal is for teams to progress as far into tournament play as possible.

The time commitment consists of several practices a week beginning around June 1st. Tournaments are double-elimination. This means that teams will play until losing twice. Selected players are expected to attend all team practices and games. Please see the "Tournament Dates" tab for currently known information.

By committing to play in All Stars, players and families must agree to the following conditions:

  1. Player will make best efforts to attend all practices and games until the team is eliminated from tournament play.

  2. Practices will start the week of June 1st and may be held on weekdays and weekends.

  3. Players must provide an original birth certificate.

  4. Players must also provide:

    1. Three proofs of residency, which must be dated or in force between February 1, 2015 and February 1, 2016. (This is not a typo!)  

    2. OR if you are playing for SEPLL based on attendance of a school that sits within our boundaries,

      1. A Little League issued school attendance form completed by the principal, assistant principal or administrator AND

      2. Official/Certified School enrollment record or School issued report card or performance record dated prior to October 1, 2015 that includes your player’s full legal name, and the physical address of the school.

Please understand that accepting the commitment does not guarantee selection.

To be considered for an All Star team, please complete and return the attached commitment form to your team Manager NO LATER than May 18th.

If you have any questions, please contact the VP of Softball at vpsoftball@sepll.org or the Softball Player Agent at sbplayeragent@sepll.org.