Players will be eligible to play with Honolulu Little League only if they (a) reside, or (b) the physical location of the school where they attend classes, is within the boundaries provided to and approved by Little League Baseball® , Incorporated. Our boundaries are from Hawaii Kai to Kalihi Valley (ending at Middle Street).
For most players who attend school within our boundaries they normally submit the one-page Little League attendance form (completed by the principal) to satisfy the eligibility requirement.
A PLAYER WILL BE DEEMED TO RESIDE WITHIN THE LEAGUE BOUNDARIES IF: A. His/her parents are living together and are residing within such league boundaries, OR; B. Either of the player’s parents (or his/her court-appointed legal guardian) reside within such boundaries. It is unacceptable if a parent moves into a league’s boundaries for the purpose of qualifying for tournament play. “Residence,” “reside” and “residing” refers to a place of bona fide continuous habitation. A place of residence once established shall not be considered changed unless the parents, parent or guardian makes a bona fide change of residence.
Residence shall be established and supported by documents containing the full residence which includes parent(s) or guardian(s) name, street address, city, state and zip code information, dated or in force between February 1, 2020 (previous year) and February 1, 2021 (current year), from one or more documents from each of the three Groups outlined below:
GROUP ONE 1. Driver’s License 2. School records 3. Vehicle records (i.e., registration, lease, etc.) 4. Employment records 5. Insurance documents
GROUP TWO 1. Welfare/child care records 2. Federal records (Federal Tax, Social Security, etc.) 3. State records 4. Local (municipal) records 5. Support payment records 6. Homeowner or tenant records 7. Military records
GROUP THREE 1. Voter’s Registration 2. Utility bills (i.e., gas, electric, water/ sewer, phone, mobile phone, heating, waste disposal) 3. Financial records (i.e. loan, credit, investments, etc.) 4. Medical records 5. Internet, cable, or satellite records.
NOTE: Example – Three documents from the same Group (utility bill, cable bill, and bank statement) constitute only ONE document. Any documents submitted as proof of residence must show customary usage or consumption to demonstrate bona fide continuous habitation.
A PLAYER WILL BE DEEMED TO ATTEND SCHOOL IN THE BOUNDARIES IF: The physical location of the school where they attend classes is within the boundaries established by the local league. “School attendance” refers to the (place) physical location the player in question attends school during the traditional academic year. School attendance shall be established and supported by a document indicating enrollment for the current academic year and with the physical location of the school, from ONE of the following categories to determine school attendance by such player:
1. Official/Certified school enrollment record dated prior to October 1, 2020, or
2. A Little League issued school attendance form completed by the principal, assistant principal or administrator.