The Newton Girls Softball Association is a Newton area league program that allows girl's, ages 5 thru 18 yrs. old to play spring softball. This league is an instructional league teaching girl's the game of softball through out the season. NGSA has 5 different divisions, 6U, 8U, 10U, 13U and 18U, depending on the player's age as of 12/31/2020.
6U division is a league to teach beginner players the basics of Softball. Basics skills include throwing, fielding, base running and of course, batting. Because they are beginner players, batting from a tee to teach them basic stance and swinging mechanics. This division only allows a max of 6 players, 7 if need be, to a team allow players a chance to learn skill positions in the infield. This is a great opportunity for a very young player to lean Softball.
8U division advances the players instructionally to more advanced skills like pitching, catching, base running, and stand alone batting. Again this division allows a max of 8 players to team to allow girls a chance to work on skill positions in the infield.
The 10U, 13U and 18U divisions are more advanced and more competitive divisions which hold tournaments within their divisions at the end of the season so they display all the new skills they have learned through out the season.