Registration closes April 2nd
Our slowpitch softball program is a wonderful opportunity for girls to learn how to play softball and develop their skills. This program is for girls in K through 12th grade. VAA Slowpitch Softball is a part of the South Metro League, which includes the communities of Apple Valley, Bloomington, Burnsville, Eagan, Prior Lake, and Rosemount.
Divisions are based on current grade when signing up
Mites: Grades Kindergarten through 1st Grade $60
Coach pitched/T-Ball games on Wednesdays starting in May. As Mites, players learn the basics of softball while playing all of the positions, batting every inning, learning the game and sportsmanship. All Mites teams play one game in the South Metro League Season Championship Tournament Weekend in late July.
Squirts: Grades 2nd through 4th $100
Player pitch games on Tuesdays starting in May. As Squirts, players continue to learn the basics of softball while playing all positions in a more competitive level of play. All Squirt teams participate in the South Metro League Season Championship Tournament in late July. NEW IN 2023 Squirts will also participate in the Mid Season Tournament mid-June!!!
Intermediates: Grades 5th through 7th $150
Player pitch games on Thursdays (potentially a couple of Tuesdays) starting in May. As Intermediates, players continue to refine their skills while learning multiple positions on the field. Umpires are used to call all games. All intermediate teams participate in the South Metro League Mid-Season Tournament in mid-June and Season Championship Tournament in late July.
Seniors: Grades 8th through 12th $150
Player pitch games on Mondays (potentially a couple of Wednesdays) starting in May. As Seniors, players continue to refine their skills and concentrate on 1 or 2 positions. Umpires are used to call all games. All Senior teams participate in the South Metro League Mid-Season Tournament in mid-June and Season Championship Tournament in late July.
Adult Umpires Needed for South Metro League games
Great pay per game and double header game pay!
VAA slow pitch softball will provide the following:
Players are asked to bring/purchase:
Game nights for each age level:
UNIFORM TRY ON: Monday April 10th, 7-8:30 @ VAA Fieldhouse
Practice Start Dates: Late April
PICTURES: June 5th @ the pond at AVHS
TBD April-South Metro League Mandatory Coaches meeting
TBD May-South Metro League - Coaches Training
Opening Game week May 8th
14-Game Season Plus Tournaments
South Metro League COVID policy- The COVID Policy for 2022 :
Players/Coaches who have tested positive for COVID-19 are required to isolate for five days from the date of the positive test, even if fully vaccinated. For those who are asymptomatic, they may return to activity after five days (return on day 6) (the date of the positive test is day ‘zero’). For those who develop symptoms after a positive test, the quarantine clock resets at ‘day zero’ the day symptoms begin. Team players/coaches families will need to be notified of the positive test on the team and self-test or stay out of team activities if showing symptoms or test negative.
If you have any questions please email: