Upcoming Riko's Jamborees at BVSA

8U Baseball Jamboree
Saturday March 25th
12:30-6:30

8U Jamboree Schedule:

Game 1: 12:30pm-2:00pm New Canaan Red vs Wolcott

Game 2: 2:00pm-3:30pm New Canaan Red vs New Canaan Black

Game 3: 3:30pm-5:00pm Wolcott vs. Westchester

Game 4: 5:00pm-6:30pm Westchester vs. New Canaan Black

Ground Rules:

  • Games will end after 6 innings or promptly after 1.5hrs
  • Teams will have 10 minutes of warmup prior to each game in a designated area outside of the field
  • If batted ball gets stuck in or rolls under net, it is an automatic dead ball and will be treated just like a ground rule double.  
  • If batted ball is hit into ceiling or center divider, players will play the ball off of the ceiling just like it is a regular pop up.  If hit off red center divider, hitter will be awarded first base and the ball will be ruled dead.  
  • Innings will be limited to a maximum of 8 batters or 3 outs, after which the inning will be rolled to the next half.  
  • Each inning starts with bases empty, no one out, 0-0 count
  • No leading off bases and runners may only advance off base on batted ball or once ball crosses home plate.
  • Dropped third strike, catcher does not have to tag batter, as batter will already be out
  • No double barrel bats
  • Free substitution on defense as long as the batting order stays the same.
  • Slide or avoid
  • No cleates, no gum, no tobacco, no seeds on the field.
  • Helmets must be worn at all times at the plate and on base
  • Players should wear pants and be properly equipped