Westport Police Athletic League-WPAL is a non-profit organization in Westport, CT. The Police Athletic League (PAL) has been serving the Westport community since 1948. Over 2000 boys and girls
participate in Westport PAL youth athletic programs each ye
Children YOUNGER than the cut-off dates associated with their grade have the option of playing with their grade or playing with the younger grade.
The child must elect which team he will be trying out for PRIOR to tryouts and stay with that group for the season.
Children are NOT allowed to play in an older birth date range
Children OLDER than the cut-off dates associated with their grade must play in the grade or age group their birthdate is linked to (play up).
Children in grade K-4will not be impacted by this change for the 2022 season. We appreciate these years are focused on development.
Children OLDER than the 8th grade cut-off may grade may petition Westport PAL and CONNY if they wish to play.
Some areas of the Westport program will continue to have mixed grade level teams. These teams are required to play teams in their division. For example, a 5/6 grade team can play any team in the Junior Division.
If you have any questions or concerns please reach out to your grade representative.