Please join us for our big 2017 season kick-off on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Marge Jones field, in Rockport.
The festivities kick-off with early Majors Softball and Baseball games, starting at 9:30 a.m. Knoxers square off against Rotary on the baseball diamond, while some combination of EBS, Camden National Bank, and CedarWorks will match-up on the softball field. The snack shack will be open at 9:30 a.m., with the grills getting fired up around 11:00 a.m. Please contact Cheryl LeBlond if you would like to help out with the grilling or anything else at the concessions stand. -- firstname.lastname@example.org.
Around 12 noon, we will begin assembling for the Opening Day Ceremonies. All of our players and coaches, from tee ball, baseball, and softball, will be introduced onto the field. Our local Boy Scouts group will present the colors and the National Anthem played by a group of our student-athlete-musicians. Our players will all take the Little League pledge. We will then observe a moment of silence for our deparated friend and FTLL supporter Eddie Parra. Finally, we will honor our long-standing Little League sponsors, the Camden Rotary Club, whose President will throw out the first pitch of 2017.
After the ceremonies, we have more baseball and softball action afoot. At 1:30 p.m., McCormick's and Lincolnville Fire Department will play on the baseball field, and two of the softball teams will play on the softball field.
In Upper Minors Baseball action out at True Park, in Hope, Horch Roofing will host Jaret & Cohn at 2:00 p.m., followed by the final game of the day between The First and the visiting Upper Minors team from Warren at 5:00 p.m.
Come one, come all, and PLAY BALL!!!