News and Announcements
On Friday, January 7, 2022, the Mountain View Whisman School District announced a Quarantine from All Activities notification to several of our baseball families:
Quarantine from all activities: While your child may continue to attend class, they must quarantine from all other activities for up to 10 days (This includes any after school programs or sports).
Consequently, Mountain View Little League will facilitate implementation of the MVWSD quarantine guidance by not holding the Baseball Skills Clinic #2 that was scheduled for Saturday, Jan 15, at Shoreline Athletic Fields. Also, the in-person registration event will not take place.
Our next scheduled Baseball Skills Clinic is on Saturday, February 12, at Shoreline. Please check the status of upcoming MVLL events at our website at mvll.org.
We have received notification from the City for the closure of the two restrooms at Shoreline Athletic Fields for repairs. Portable toilets (porta-potties) will be on-site along with a hand-wash station.
There is currently no timetable for the repairs. (Updated 1/6/2022)
Happy New Year and welcome to 2022. Our first skills clinic for the 2022 Spring Baseball Season will focus exclusively on defensive skills – proper techniques for fielding ground balls and fly balls, defensive positioning, etc. Participants are requested to attend the skills-building session specific to their age-group. The sessions are conducterd by current and former MVLL coaches and alumni MVLL players.
Weather Outlook for Saturday, Jan 8, 2022, at Shoreline Athletic Fields
Partly cloudy in the AM, clearing in the afternoon. 49 deg F at 10 AM with winds of less than 5 mph.
LOCATION: Shoreline Athletic Fields (2450 Garcia Ave in Mountain View, near the Google Complex)
WHEN: Saturday, January 8, 2022. 10 AM to 2 PM
- 10 to 11 AM: 4 to 8 Year Olds
- 11:30 AM to 1 PM: 9 to 14 Year Olds
- 1 PM to 2 PM: Managers, Coaches, prospective Managers and Coaches, and Parents
PLAYER ELIGIBILITY: Boys and girls, 4 to 14 years old. Prospective players are very welcomed to participate
In order for the players to receive maximum benefit from the clinic, players should plan to arrive 5 to 10 minutes before their session begins. Players should have the following items for Clinic #1:
- Baseball glove (that can be easily opened and closed by the player)
- Baseball pants or sweat pants (no jeans or shorts, please)
- Protective cup for the guys
- Baseball cleats or athletic shoes (no sandals or open-toed shoes, please). Shoreline is an artificial turf field.
- Face covering (mandatory)
- Water (there are also water fountains on site)
As this clinic will focus on defense skills, bats and helmets are not necessary. Prior to arrival, be sure to label your player’s equipment/gear/clothing with their name.
1. If your player does not feel well OR if any immediate family members do not feel well, please do not attend. We have many clinics scheduled in January and February.
2. A face covering is required of all active participants on the field to include players, managers, and coaches. Those not actively participating can observe from locations off the field.
Please email any questions about the clinic to our league Training Directors, Chris Hyndman and Cris Barrett, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Skills Clinic #2 will be held on the following Saturday, January 15, 2022, also at Shoreline Athletic Fields.
Signups for all divisions are currently open. Major and Minors Division signups close on Jan 29. Farm Division registrations close on Feb 5. Rooke and T-Ball signups close on Feb 19. Junior Division signups closes in early March. In-person signup events will be held in conjunction with our baseball skills clinics and player tryout sessions in January and February.
New players to our league will need to provide proof of date of birth and proof of either residency in Mountain View or attendance in a Mountain View school. Returning players to MVLL who have changed residence will need to provide new residence information. Otherwise, returning players have no document requirements when registering.
Click on the Registration for Spring Baseball link in the menus above to learn about registering your player for our 2022 Spring Baseball Season.
Registration materials, instructions, and more are on the Online Registration Page.
Additional posted registration-related items in PDF are under Handouts
- Calendar of Events
- Divisions Comparison
- Player Evaluation Schedule (mandatory event for Farm, Minor AAA, and Major Division players)
- List of Volunteer Jobs
To learn more about Spring Baseball, please refer to the FAQs located in the main menu on this website. General information about player eligibility, tryouts, divisional styles of play, etc, are in the FAQs. No games schedules will be available until teams are formed and announced in late February.
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We have one in-person registration date remaining on Tuesday, December 7, 2021. We’ve held 3 walk-in registration events since November. Tuesday’s registration event will be held in the meeting room at McKelvey Baseball Park. The meeting room is at street level (Miramonte Ave street level) on the 3rd base side of the small field. The meeting room is located in the building across from the Little McKelvey Snack Shack. If you use the parking lot (entrance on Park Dr) take the set of stairs from the parking lot level leading up to the meeting room. If you prefer a bit of exercise, use the ramp instead of the stairs.
REGISTER BY DECEMBER 31, 2021 TO RECEIVE A $25 DISCOUNT FOR EACH PLAYER
In-person registration schedule for 2021:
Saturday, Nov 13, Noon-2pm Wednesday, Nov 17, 6pm-8pm Saturday, Dec 4, Noon-2pm
- Tuesday, Dec 7, 6pm-8pm
Beginning in January, 2022, in-person registration events will be held in conjunction with skills clinics and player evaluation events to be held at Shoreline Athletic Fields.