Teams hosted by the St. Benedict Ball club for 2013.
St. Benedict Saints of the D-R-S League
St. Benedict has been playing baseball since 1937. The original ball park was in the field behind the church, the site moved to the current location in 1949 and join the newly form D-R-S league. More information about the St. Benedict Saints and Minnesota Baseball Association web-site.
Town & Country League
The Town & Country league play many of the same sites as the D-R-S league in addition include Le Seuer. The league winning 1954 T&C team when on to form the core of the Saints team that were pennant winners from 1956 to 1959.
Players on the Town and Country team are 11th grade or younger. This league plays Sunday morning starting in later April until Mid-June.
The River Valley league is traditionally organized of clubs from Jordan to St. Peter and from Morristown to Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop. The Major are for player in the 7th to 9th grade. The River Valley league starts after school is out and continues into July. A league play-off is included after the season.
The Midget league is for player in third, forth and fifth grade. The league uses shorter bases and is player pitch from a shorter distance to the pitcher plate. A reduce flight baseball is used to reduce risk of injury. The league plays in many of the same towns that host D-R-S teams. The games are played Tuesdays and some Saturdays from May to Mid-July league championship Tournament.