2008
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR LEAGUE CHAMPIONS!
12U BASEBALL –     KFC Rivercats!
10U BASEBALL –     Mathew Insurance Braves!      
8  U BASEBALL –     Sonic Angels!
12U SOFTBALL –     Hoon & Bowen Green!
10U SOFTBALL –     Wendy’s Bracketts!
8  U SOFTBALL –     Riptide!


FINAL GAME RESULTS

BASEBALL
12U     Rivercats  12        Bulls         6
10U     Braves      8         Giants       6              3rd/4th- Pirates 6    Mets  4             
8U       Angles     17         D Rays     5


SOFTBALL
10u      Brakettes   9        Heat          2

"Thank you coaches, commissioners, parents and players for a great season! We hope you had fun!"  
 - The Athens Sandlot Board


ATHENS SANDLOT JOINS 2009  WORLD BASEBALL ASSOCIATION WORLD SERIES!
Athens Sandlot Baseball is in the process of being approved as a qualifying sanctioned site for the World Baseball Association's 2009 World Series!  Teams from as far north as Michigan and as far south as Kentucky to participate.
WBA World Series Info Here


If you are a business, individual or group interested in contibuting or collaborating with us during our regular season or tournament season please contact us at info@athenssandlot.com or 594-7788. Whether you are a hotel, restaurant, business, or individual we want to hear form you!  Additionally, we will soon be selecting our official sponsors for 2009 so contact us today!

Thanks for a Great Parade and Opening Day!



22 Baseball Teams (ages 7-14) & 11 Softball Teams (ages 7-14)
15 Commissioners & Over 120 Coaches
5 Board of Directors
1 League Sponsor - Diagnostic Hybrids, Inc.
OVER 400 PLAYERS!

7/8 (COACH PITCH) GIRLS SOFTBALL DIVISION ADDED IN 2008! 


FIELDS OF DREAMS  
In 2004 the Athens Sandlot Board decided that the kids deserved better baseball fields.  What started as an idea to install dugouts mushroomed into a quest.  "What if we made a major league field for kids?"  "What if" turned in to "we could" and then "we should"   try to give the kids something special. So,  in . . . . .

2005 WE WENT FROM THIS...
  

TO THIS!!!!
  

ATHENS "FENWAY" PARK!



A 1/2 SCALE RECREATION OF  BOSTON’S FENWAY PARK!

COMPLETE WITH A GREEN “MINI” MONSTER HOME RUN FENCE (18.5 FEET TALL) ANDPESKE'S POLE (157 FEET)!  





GROUNDBREAKING MARCH 3, 2005


FIRST GAME MAY 2, 2005!


FENWAY HISTORY   
 
AND . . .
 
JACOBS FIELD!




JACOBS HISTORY
  
AND . . .
 
WRIGLEY FIELD!



  

WITH A "BRICK" BACKSTOP  and
500 IVY PLANTS IN THE OUTFIELD!  
 


WRIGLEY HISTORY   
 
and in
2006
 
THREE RIVERS and RIVERFRONT!
GIRLS SOFTBALL AND 7/8 FIELDS !!!
 
THREE RIVERS






THREE RIVERS HISTORY 

RIVERFRONT



RIVERFRONT HISTORY

and...

CROSLEY FIELD
Opening Day - April 22, 2006!



CROSLEY FIELD HISTORY

AND IN

2007

THE POLO GROUNDS!


OPENING DAY APRIL 21, 2007







POLO GROUNDS HISTORY


ON THESE REPLICA FIELDS. . .
 
EACH FIELDS FOUL LINE FENCE AND HOME RUN FENCE DIMENSIONS ARE ONE HALF OF THEIR MAJOR LEAGUE COUNTERPARTS!  THE FIELDS ALSO INCLUDE FENCED IN "ON DECK" AREAS AT THE END OF EACH DUGOUT FOR ADDED PLAYER SAFETY!