Parents - we are looking for Volunteers for our Field Maintenance Day on Saturday April 4 from 9am-1pm at Community Park. We need your help to get the fields ready for our season. Any time that you can provide is appreciated -work will include raking fields, cleaning out sheds, hanging signs, etc. Please contact our Field Maintenance coordinators if you can sign up to help - Tim Scanlon (
) or Brian Volker (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Morris Plains Little League is proud to announce a ticket voucher fundraiser with the Somerset Patriots.
The Somerset Patriots are a member of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball and play their home games at TD Bank Ballpark located in Bridgewater, NJ only 30 minutes from Morris Plains. The Patriots coaching staff includes former New York Yankees Brett Jodie and Shane Spencer.
-Vouchers are available for $10 each.
-Vouchers are valid for any 2015 home Somerset Patriots regular season game.
-The Patriots home schedule kicks off May 1 and runs into mid September. The team will play 70 home games with 32 of those games scheduled for weekends.
-All games are scheduled to start at 7:05 except on Sunday's. Sunday games have a 1:05 start time and include a 30 minute autograph session with the entire team that begins 1 hour prior to the game. In addition children have an opportunity to run the bases on the field after the Sunday games.
-Vouchers can be redeemed at the ballpark box office in advance or on the day of the game. At this time vouchers cannot be redeemed online.
-Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 MP Little League baseball or softball players who receive the most sponsored voucher sales.
-Coaches are encouraged to organize a date so the players and their families can attend as a group.
Little League Opening Day Ceremonies will be held on Saturday April 18 at Community Park. Ceremonies will start at 10 am and children should arrive by 9:30 in uniform. Coaches will provide further details if necessary.
Morris Plains Little League is planning our First Annual Cornhole Tournament. This event will be fun for the whole family. Details are listed below. Sign up early to reserve your entry.
MP Cornhole Tournament
Where: Brian Fleury Field 1 @ Community Park
Date: Saturday May 30, 2015
Entrance Fee: $20 per person
$10 per child 14 and
-All proceeds benefit the MP Little League
-All two person teams will be determined via random draw.
-All teams are guaranteed a minimum of two games.
-Childrens brackets will be broken down into two divisions. Ages 6-9 and 10-14.
-Snack bar including grill will be open to purchase hot dogs, hamburgers, ice cream, soft drinks, etc.