Little Leaguers take the field

Digicel T-Ball at bat.

More than 400 players and 100 volunteer coaches took to the Field of Dreams on Friday to kick off the 31st Cayman Islands Little League season.

There were 12 games over the weekend and three during the week to complete the full opening schedule, in which 27 teams are swinging away, with players as young as 4 years old.

The league has been sharing the field with Cayman’s YMCA over the past six years, and for 2020 has partnered to renovate the facility, which the YMCA manages.

“The Y’s involvement was very timely and has been extremely beneficial. I want to thank the Y, all of our tremendous sponsors and volunteers, and the community as a whole for continuing to support the Little League programme. We hope you’ll come out and join us this weekend,” said Little League chairman John Cridland.

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