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Merrick Bellmore Little League

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The following Little league link has very good description of the roles that managers and coaches play in developing young people both on and off the field
Manager's and Coach's Role

Summary:

Team Managers
Coaches

Roles and responsibilities of Team Managers include:

  • Overall team leadership and accountability

  • Teach and demonstrate good sportsmanship by respecting the rules, opponents, officials, teammates, and one's self

  • Refrain from the use of insulting, embarrassing, foul, or abusive language. Be a good role model.

  • Have the understanding, patience, and the capacity to work with children in the age group of the division

  • Attendance at mandatory manager/coaching clinics, AED Training

  • Accountability for actions of the team (parents, players, coaches)

  • Responsible for understanding, complying with, and enforcing all Merrick Bellmore Little League rules, regulations, and policies

  • Game preparations and related decisions

  • Practice planning and game strategy

  • Discipline and personnel moves

  • Team communication (rules, schedules, league events, etc) 

  • Field preparation

  • Ensure Field box is opened for games and practice. (AED)

  • Keeping the Field and Benches clean after game

  • Returning Bases and equipment to Lock Box after game

  • Making sure the Lock Box is secure and locked after game

  • Secure Pitching mounds to First Base side Fence, with bottom side up after game

  • Return all issued equipment at the end of the season in good and clean condition

Roles and responsibilities of coaches on the team include:
  • Skill instruction (pitching, hitting, fielding)

  • Teach and demonstrate good sportsmanship by respecting the rules, opponents, officials, teammates, and one's self

  • Refrain from the use of insulting, embarrassing, foul, or abusive language. Be a good role model.

  • Have the understanding, patience, and the capacity to work with children in the age group of the division

  • Attendance at mandatory coaching clinics, AED Training

  • Responsible for understanding, complying with, and enforcing all Merrick Bellmore Little League rules, regulations, and policies

  • Player Skills development training (ground balls, fly balls, batting practice)
  • Base coaching

  • Pre-game dugout set up.

  • Pitcher warm-up

  • Field preparation and cleanup

  • Manage the team in the absence of the Team Manager

  • Advise the Team Manager on game and practice strategy

  • Assist the Team Manager where/when needed with team activities

  • Ensure Field box is opened for games and practice. (AED)

  • Keeping the Field and Benches clean after game

  • Returning Bases and equipment to Lock Box after game

  • Making sure the Lock Box is secure and locked after game

  • Secure Pitching mounds to First Base side Fence, with bottom side up after game


Field Status

Open Open

Birch Elementary School (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Birch Field 8 (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Camp Ave School (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Camp Ave Field (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Partially Open Partially Open

Chatterton School (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Chatterton 1 Field (North) (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Closed Closed

Chatterton 2 Field (South) (08:56 AM | 11/03/16)

Open Open

Coleman Country Camp (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Turf Field (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Lakeside School (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Lakeside 4 Field (10:31 AM | 03/05/17)

Open Open

Lakeside 5 Field (10:31 AM | 03/05/17)

Open Open

Merrick Town Park (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Town Park North Field (TPN) (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Town Park South Field (TPS) (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Town Park Lighted Field (TPL) (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Newbridge Road Park (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Field 1 (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Field 2 (Closest to Hill) (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Field 3 (Closest to Hill) (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Field 4 (South end of park) (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Field 5 (South end of park) (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Field x (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Old Mill School (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Old Mill Field (10:49 AM | 04/14/17)

Open Open

Merrick Woods Country Day School (10:40 AM | 04/28/17)

Open Open

Merrick Woods Field (10:40 AM | 04/28/17)

Open Open

Winthrop Avenue School (09:12 PM | 10/17/17)

Open Open

Winthrop Field (09:12 PM | 10/17/17)

Closed Closed

Reinhard School (11:27 AM | 04/09/18)

Closed Closed

Field 1 (11:27 AM | 04/09/18)

Open Open

East Meadow Grieco Field (06:55 PM | 04/24/18)

Open Open

Grieco (10:38 PM | 04/09/18)

Open Open

East Meadow Cook Field (06:56 PM | 04/24/18)

Open Open

Cook (10:38 PM | 04/09/18)