Sports Connect is an league management Services which includes online registration, websites, scheduling, volunteer management, fan wear shops, and more.
Yes, Account Credit can be applied during the cancellation process. Any available credit will be applied to future orders until used in its entirety. Learn more about the credit process.
Leagues also have the option to issue bulk refunds to their leagues or issue a coupon to players. Click here to schedule a 15-minute call with a Sports Connect customer service representative for additional information and instruction.
Your Sports Connect website comes with a Little League JDP Report. This report provides the basic information Little League organizations need to begin the team personnel background check process with JDP through the QuickApp. Little League will continue to support its member leagues with 125 free background checks through JDP, the official Little League background check provider.
This report can be found under Reports > Governing Body Reports > Baseball > Little League JDP Report.
For more information on the JDP Report, click here.
Sports Connect’s exclusive Boundary Mapping feature will check your address against your Little League boundary through integration with the Little League Data Center. Verification for school addresses will also be available.
You also have the ability to securely upload your proof of residency or school verification documents during your online registration process. THIS ONLINE UPLOAD IS OPTIONAL. You may choose to provide verification directly to your league administrator at a later date and proceed through the registration process without uploading any files. Please contact your local league administrator to confirm your league’s policy. Your local league will verify that all information is accurate and may contact you directly with any questions.
You now have the ability to add the local schools that fall within your leagues boundaries, so parents can confirm their league eligibility via their home address OR their school address. This is a required field for all leagues using the Sports Connect Little League platform.
Follow the steps below to add your league’s eligible schools to the registration process.
- School names can be added/edited STEP 2 of the Program Set up process
- Under “Program Questions,” edit “Little League School Name”
- Click “Add New” to enter school names
– Under “Answers,” enter your school name in the following format: School Name, Street Address, City, State, Zip
- Be sure to click “Save Changes” before continuing
We strongly encourage you to include a link to the Little League Medical Release Form in your registration confirmation email. THE MEDICAL RELEASE FORM IS REQUIRED FOR EVERY PLAYER IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE DURING THE SEASON.
Confirmation emails can be customized in Step 5 (Program Emails) of the Program Set Up.
Recommended text can be copy and pasted into your Program Email text box:
To complete your registration, please print out and sign the linked Medical Release Form. You will need it to participate this season.
Note: If you are setting up your registration for the first time, this language will be automatically included in your email.
Per Little League Operating Policies, no league or district should be endorsing any company or organization without the express consent of Little League Baseball, Incorporated. Sports Connect is the only company that has received permission from Little League to promote its services of online registration, websites, scheduling, and other related services for local leagues.
If your local league entered into an agreement with a technology service provider, you must contact that provider specifically to learn about your agreement and any provisions for termination, if applicable. The decision to use any provider resides within the local league and its board of directors.
Your Sports Connect website comes with a Little League JDP Report. This report provides the basic information Little League organizations need to begin the team personnel background check process with JDP through the QuickApp. Little League will continue to support its member leagues with 125 free background checks through JDP, the official Little League background check provider. More information is available at www.LittleLeague.org/childprotection. Please review the website for current information on required background check procedures and state guidelines.
The policy is NOT intended to provide any benefits for ANY third-party vendors such as companies that provide the league with online registration services.
Yes, the Sports Connect platform offers a robust end of the season tournament scheduling tool for local leagues. The scheduling tool ties in directly with their free mobile app with no setup required. They can also help with scheduling larger tournaments at both the local and district levels.
Yes, this is now done AUTOMATICALLY.