Age Divisions/Levels of Play

UpdatedFriday December 17, 2021 byCommunications Middleton Baseball.

Middleton Baseball Association is a member of CO-County Youth Baseball.   CO-County is the parent organization for 5 Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth programs in Canyon and Owyhee counties in the southwest portion of Idaho:  Middleton, Vallivue, Caldwell, Homedale & Marsing. 

Players have the option of trying out for spring CO-County Elite teams. These teams are highly competitive, comprised of top players from all 5 member organizations in CO-County. Details and dates to be provided. Interested players should still register through Middleton Baseball.

T-Ball & Coach Pitch
Kids 8 and under register in spring, and play their season May-June. T-Ball is for 4-6 year olds and coach pitch is 6-8 year olds. 

10U and 12U Cal Ripken
Kids aged 8-12 sign up for Middleton Baseball, and have various options:
  -CO-County Level Elite teams 9U, 10U, 11U and 12U (Optional Try-out in February)
  -Middleton Minors (10U): Competitive and Rec Teams ages 8-10
  -Middleton Majors (12U): Competitive and Rec Teams ages 10-12

13-15 Babe Ruth
Kids aged 13-15 play on the full size field, teams TBD by how many players sign up etc.
Note: 13 Year olds will also have the option to try out for a 13U CO-County Elite Team.  Details TBD.

Some specific details can be found here, but available levels of play may vary slightly for local leagues such as Middleton Baseball based on number of players: