Here’s the scoop on Buchanan Cal Ripken Babe Ruth, a developmental and competitive youth baseball organization established in 1999 to serve Clovis area youth ages 5 to 16.
With age-appropriate divisions, certified coaches and the outstanding Clovis Unified school district facilities Buchanan Cal Ripken provides an unparalleled junior baseball program accessible to any child who lives in the Buchanan High School area regardless of whether they attend a Clovis School.
Buchanan Cal Ripken’s Instructional division serves ages (4) 5-6 and is a coach pitched division. Rookies is for 7 and 8 year-olds and is kid pitched division with minimal coach assistance. The more competitive divisions are our Minors, Majors and Babe Ruth. Minors is for ages 9 and 10 while, while Majors serves ages 11 and 12.
All these divisions begin sign-ups in November and play in March, wrapping up their season at the end of May. The Prep and Babe Ruth divisions are for 13 to 16 year olds and begin play in May. Buchanan Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth also has an excellent summer All Star program available to select players who have stood out during the regular season.
If you live in the Buchanan High School or Clovis North High School area of Clovis, your child attends one of the feeder schools and are looking for an outstanding league with a student friendly playing schedule for your child to participate in, Buchanan Babe Ruth would love to have you….but registration closes soon, so don’t wait too long.
If you’re associated with another youth sports league — in any sport, from baseball to soccer to swim or volleyball — and would like to have your registration info posted here, just send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll be happy to get the word out.