Little League Canada Blue Jays- Alberta District 3

Alberta District 3 Official Home Page

Serving the following Communities.....

 

North Calgary

Langdon

Chestermere

Airdrie

 

 

Who are we?

 

We are the governing body for the Little League Baseball Associations within the boundaries of District 3.

 

 

Proud sponser of Challenger Division; a Division of Little League Baseball for the physically and developmentally challenged children and young adults.

 

In Depth History of District 3

1954 - Charter #551-03-01 Foothills Little League, President: Hugh E. Heimer

1958 - Charter Unknown Regal Little League, President W.J. Phythian

         - Charter Unknown International Little League, President Earl F. Clarke

1958 - Charter #551-03-02 American Little League "Division B", President J.R. Dobson operated jointly with Regal Little League to form a senior team.

1961 - Charter #551-03-04 Elbow River Little League, Only information available from (Little League Canada)

1966 - American "B" Changed their name to Centennial Little League

1966 - Charter #551-03-06 American "D" Little League Changed their name to Bow View Little League, President: W.J. Phythian. Referal also made to Hugh E. Helmer and in 1971, Bow View Changed to Triwood Little League. Then in 1973 their name chaned to Brentwood. However in 1974 reverted back to Triwood Little League. Ultimately again changing their name to Northwest Little League.

1966 - Charter #551-03-08 Continental Boys East Division became Continental East Little League

1969 - Charter #551-03-10 Continental North Little League established

1970 - Charter #551-03-11 Continental Boys West Division became Continental West Little League

1970 - Charter #551-03-12 Canadian Boys West Little League changed their name in 1973 to Calagry West Little League

1971 - Charter #551-030-14 Bowridge Little League established

1972 - Charter #551-03-13 West Bow Valley Little League established

1979 - Charter #551-03-03 Cal East Little League established

1980 - Charter #551-03-04 Cochrane/Bearspaw Little League established

1981 - Charter #551-03-05 Highwood Little League established. Also in 1983 changed there name to Okotoks Little League. Then in 1984 reverted back to Highwood Little League. However then reverted back to Okotoks Little league in 1994

1982 - Charter #551-03-10 Rockyview Little league established however then changed there name to Airdrie Little League in 1986.

1985- Charter #551-03-15 Cal South Little League established.

1986- Charter #551-03-16 Southland Little League established.

1986- Charter #551-03-17 Sunridge Little League established

1987- Charter #51-03-18 Fish Creek Little League established

1992- Charter #551-03-07 Bow Valley Little League established, with existing records for Little League Canada it appears an Association named Canadian Boy's East Little League was included in this charter in 1996

Date Unknown - Charter Bowmont Little League established

In 1995 as a result of continued growth of Little League Baseball in the Calgary Area, District 3 seperated into 2 seperate districts.

 

Alberta District 3

Comprising of Foothills Little League, Centennial Little League, Calgary East Little League, Cochrane/Bearspaw Little League, Calgary North West Little League, Bow Valley Little League, Airdrie Little League, Bow Ridge Little League, Sunridge Little League.

and 

Alberta District 8.

Comprising of Highwood Little League, Continental East Little League, Continential West Little League, Calgary West Little League, Chinook South Little League, Calgary South Little League, Southland Little League and Fish Creek Little league.

 

To the best of our Knowledge the above information is accurate, and was compiled from Charter applications and correspondence supplied by Little League Canada as to the History of District 3. 

 

IF YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, AND OR PHOTOS THEY WISH TO SHARE PLEASE EMAIL BILL SMITH (District Administrator for District 3) at DA@AlbertaDistrict3.com