Belfast Little League, a youth baseball program, is about to step back to the plate for the 2021 season with sign-ups and tryouts.

The program, open to children who reside in Belfast, Swanville and Northport, will hold tryouts for those ages 9-12 on Monday, April 26 and Wednesday, April 28 at 5 p.m. at Walsh Field on Route 52.

Children should plan to attend both tryouts. Face coverings/masks are required.

In-person sign-ups for Minor League (farm teams) for children ages 7-11 also will be Monday, April 26 and Wednesday, April 28 from 5 to 6 p.m. on Walsh Field. One also can sign-up online at

Face coverings/masks are required at the in-person sign-ups.

For more information, call Kristen Waterman at 323-3323 or go online at

This program, back after the pandemic sidelined play in 2020, is not sponsored by or affiliated with Regional School Unit 71 or any school district.

Courier Publications' sports staff can be reached by email at or by phone at 594-4401.