What is the Little League Challenger Program?
The Little League Challenger Program is Little League’s adaptive baseball program for individuals with physical and developmental challenges.
Who can participate in the Little League Challenger Program?
Any individual with a physical or intellectual challenge may participate. If an individual can participate in the traditional Little League Baseball or Softball program with reasonable accommodations they should do so. The Little League Challenger Division accommodates players ages 4-18, or up to age 22 if still enrolled in school. The Senior League Challenger Division accommodates players ages 15 and above (no maximum age).
The following Massachusetts leagues currently host a Challenger program:
Andover, Belchertown, Berlin, Billerica, Braintree, Chicopee(Sunshine Village), Danvers, Hanover, Lancaster, Leominster, Lexington, Lynn, Lynnfield, Malden, Middleboro, Millbury, Milton, North Andover, North Reading, Northboro, Norwood, Peabody, Pine Hill, Savin Hill, Saugus, Sudbury, Swampscott, Swansea, Tewksbury, Wakefield, Watertown, West Lynn, Weston, Winthrop, Woburn, Worcester
Check out the Official Little league site Challenger page
If you have any questions, please e-mail the Information Officer at MassLittleLeague@gmail.com
Parents can find more information on Organizations and Resources in Massachusetts here.