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High Desert Little League

HDLL Event/Meeting Calendar: Overview

High Desert Little League is a completely volunteer organization! In an effort inform members and families of important and key dates, this page provides an overview of upcoming events and will be updated periodically.

Please revisit this page occasionally, as new dates are added and some may be modified.

Key Dates & Events

Tuesday, September 3 thru November 23, 2019- Fall Training and Development Season

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - Veterans Day Parade
                                                 Spring 2020 Early Bird On-line Registration Begins (ends December 13)

Monday, November 11, 2019 - Start of Fall Classic Tournaments (Majors BB, Minors BB kid pitch, SB Majors, SB Minors)

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - In-Person Registration for Spring 2020 Season
                                                     Anthem Community Center - 9 am - Noon

Saturday, January 11, 2020 - In-Person Registration for Spring 2020 Season
                                                Anthem Community Center - 9 am - Noon


Saturday, January 25, 2020 - Try-outs (Baseball League Ages (LA) 9-12)
                                             Anthem Community Park - Little League Fields
                                             Times TBD

Monday, January 27, 2020 - Makeup Try-outs (Baseball Little LA 9-12) 
                                               Anthem Community Park - Little League Fields
                                               Times TBD

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - Baseball Majors Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
                                                     Location and Time TBD

Thursday, January 30, 2020 - Baseball Minors AAA Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
                                                  Location and Time TBD

Saturday, February 1, 2020 - Try-outs (Baseball  League Ages (LA) 6-8) (Softball Little LA 8-12)
                                                 Anthem Community Park - Little League Fields
                                                 Baseball
                                                 League Age (LA) 6*:
                                                 LA 7: TBD
                                                 LA 8: TBD
                                                 * 6 year olds signed up for Tball do NOT need to tryout* 

                                                 Softball   
                                                 LA 8 - 10: TBD
                                                 LA 11 - 12: TBD

Monday, February 3, 2020 - Makeup Try-outs (Baseball LA 6-8) (Softball LA 8-12)
                                               Anthem Community Park - Little League Fields
                                               Time TBD

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - Baseball Minors AA Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
                                               Time and Location TBD

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - Baseball Minors Coach Pitch Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
                                                     Softball Majors Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
                                                     Time and Location TBD

Wednesday, February 6, 2020 - Softball Minors Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
                                                     Time and Location TBD

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - OPENING DAY!!
                                            Anthem Community Park 
                                            More details to come...

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Saturday, January 12, 2019
 - In-Person Spring Registration at:
 Anthem Community Center - Main Lobby
 41130 N Freedom Way
 Anthem, AZ 85086
 9:30 am-12 pm

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - Managers Meeting
  Anthem Community Center Conference Room
  6:30 pm - 8 pm

Saturday, January 26, 2019 - Try-outs (Baseball Little League Ages (LA) 9-12)
 Anthem Community Park - Little League Fields - Field #1 
League Age (LA) 9: 9 am - 11:00 am 
LA 10: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm 
LA 11: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
LA 12: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm 

Monday, January 28, 2019 - Makeup Try-outs (Baseball Little LA 9-12) 
Anthem Community Park - Little League Fields - Field #1
LA 9-12: 6 pm - 8:30 pm

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - Baseball Majors Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
      Anthem Community Center Conference Room
      7 pm - 9:30 pm

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - Baseball Minors AAA Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
         Anthem Community Center Conference Room
         7 pm - 9:30 pm

Saturday, February 2, 2019 - Try-outs (Baseball Little League Ages (LA) 6-8) (Softball Little LA 8-12)
 Anthem Community Park - Little League Fields - Field #1 
 Baseball
 League Age (LA) 6*: 9 am - 10:30 am 
 LA 7: 10:30 am - NOON 
 LA 8: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm  
 * 6 year olds signed up for Tball do NOT need to tryout* 

 Softball   
 LA 8 - 10: 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm 
 LA 11 - 12 - 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm 

Monday, February 4, 2019 - Makeup Try-outs (Baseball LA 6-8) (Softball LA 8-12)
CANCELLED DUE TO  Anthem Community Park - Little League Fields - Field #1
FIELD CLOSURES Baseball LA 6-8 and Softball LA 8-12: 6 pm - 8:30 pm

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - Baseball Minors AA Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
Anthem Community Center Conference Room
7 pm - 9:30 pm

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - Softball Majors Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
      Anthem Community Center Conference Room
      6 pm - 7 pm

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - Baseball Minors Coach Pitch Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
      Anthem Community Center Conference Room
      7:15 pm - 9:30 pm

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - Softball Minors Draft (BOD and Managers ONLY)
  Anthem Community Center Conference Room
  7 pm - 9:30 pm

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - Managers and Coaches - Safety Training
    Anthem Community Center Conference Room
    6:30 pm - 8 pm

Saturday, March 9, 2019 - OPENING DAY!!
    Anthem Community Park 
    More details to come, tentative start time is 9 am

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - Mid-season Managers Meeting
         Anthem Community Center Conference Room
         5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Sunday, April 14, 2019 - Arizona Diamondbacks Little League Day
 Chase Field
 1:10 pm

Friday, April 26, 2019 - Grandparents Night at the Ball Park
Anthem Little League Fields
                                        5:30 pm - 9: 30 pm
Dungan Dogs Available for Purchase
50/50 Raffle  

Thursday, May 9, 2019 - All Star Nomination Forms Due

Friday, May 10, 2019
 - End of Spring Tournament Starts (Majors, AAA, AA, SB Majors and SB Minors)

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - LA 8 and 9 - TOPS Team Tryouts
Location LL3
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - All Star Tryouts
Location LL1, LL2 & LL3
8:00am - 11:00am

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - All Star Manager Meeting
Location ACC Conference Room
5:30pm - 8pm

Monday, June 3 thru 10, 2019 - Tournament of Champions Baseball
         Location Shadow Mountain

Saturday, June 8 thru 15, 2019 - Start of TOPS Baseball Tournament
          Location Grayhawk South and Desert Shadows

Friday, June 14 thru 21, 2019 - Start of 8-10 Baseball District Tournament
          Location South Mountain LL

Thursday, June 20 thru 21, 2019 - Start of Little League Majors Softball District Tournament
  Location Cactus Foothills

Monday, June 24 thru June 29, 2019 - Start of 9-11 Baseball District Tournament
      Location Cactus-Horizon

Monday, June 24 thru 28, 2019 - Start of 8-10 Softball District Tournament
       Location Cactus Foothills

Tuesday, July 2 thru 10, 2019 - Start of Little League Majors Baseball District Tournament
                 Location Cactus Foothills/Paradise Valley North

Friday, July 12, 2019 - Start of 8-10 Baseball State Tournament
      Location District 13 - Tempe Sports Complex

Monday, July 15, 2019 - Start of 9-11 Baseball State Tournament
      Location District 1 - Centennial Park, Flagstaff, AZ

Monday, July 15, 2019 - Start of Little League Majors Baseball State Tournament
 Location District 9 - Southside Park, Kingman, AZ

Saturday, August 10, 2019 - In-person Registration for Fall Season
      Location - Anthem Community Center

Saturday, August 17, 2019 - In-person Registration for Fall Season
      Location - Anthem Community Center

Saturday, August 24th, 2019 - Fall Coaches Meeting
   Location - Anthem Community Center - Discovery Conference Room
   Time - 9:30am

Saturday, August 24th, 2019 - Umpires Meeting
 Location - Anthem Community Center - Discovery Conference Room
 Time - 11:00am







BOD Meetings

HDLL Board of Director Meetings are held at the Anthem Community Center, 41130 N Freedom Way, in Anthem. The meetings are open to all HDLL members to attend. Meetings are scheduled twice a month, on the first and third Thursdays, starting at 7 pm. However, these dates are subject to change or canceled, depending on business needs or conflicts.

Tentative meeting dates for the upcoming 2019-2020 Season:

October 2019
Thursday, 10/3
Thursday, 10/17

November 2019
Thursday, 11/7
Thursday, 11/21

December 2019
Thursday, 12/5
Thursday, 12/19

January, 2020
Thursday, 1/9
Thursday, 1/23

February, 2020
Thursday, 2/6
Thursday, 2/20

March, 2020
Thursday, 3/5
Thursday, 3/19

April, 2020
Thursday, 4/2
Thursday, 4/16

May, 2020
Thursday, 5/7
Thursday, 5/21* Annual meeting of the membership and BOD elections

June, 2020
Thursday, 6/4
Thursday, 6/18

July, 2020
Thursday, 7/2
Thursday, 7/16

August, 2020
Thursday, 8/6
Thursday, 8/20

September, 2020
Thursday, 9/3
Thursday, 9/17