BASEBALL - Questions and Answers

How is age calculated? What is the cutoff date?

Age is calculated as how old they are on April 30 of the current year. For example, if your son is 9 on April 30 and turns 10 on May 2nd, he would be in the 9u division.  Parents have the option of playing UP a grade but never down.

How much does it cost?

3U - 4U T-Ball & 5U soft toss => $149

6U - 8U coach pitch => $159

9U - 13U kid pitch => $189

Any required fundraisers?

We do not have any fundraisers, sponsors or other fees.

What is included with the registration fee?

tball and 5U: jersey, hat, 10 games. All games are officiated by parents.

6U and older: jersey, hat, 10 games, plus 2 games minimum in playoffs for divisions with scores and standings

What will I have to buy?

Batting helmet, baseball glove, bat, cleats, pants, belt, socks in coach's choice of color (these can all be purchased at Dick's Sporting goods, Academy, Dugout Sports, etc.)

When is the last day to register?

Last day to register is Jan. 16

When does season start?

HS Prep Feb. 4

Kid Pitch Feb. 14

Coach Pitch Feb. 22

When does the season end?

Mid May weather permitting

10 games and playoff tournament

How are practices set up?

Teams are set after registration ends, rosters are sent to the coaches,  and then practices will begin. The coaches on the team control the day of the week you practice as well as time and location.

How many practices per week?

1-2 practices a week; depending on what the parents and coaches decide.

What days will games be played on?

Spring season: Friday-Sunday

Summer season: Weekday nights & Sunday evenings (no Saturdays once schools out).

Once the schedule is released games cannot be moved

Where are games played?

Games can be played at The Farm League Park, Burrough's, Gleannloch Farms or Rothwood park.

Which bats are allowed?

Standard nations and usssa Bat regs. Bpf 1.15 stamp

Can we bring a complete team to the league?

Yes, just email Rob with the details. All team members can register online, requesting you as coach. There is an option on the registration form that states: "Coach Preference."

Can we request friends to play with?

Yes, we try to build the teams where the kids and parents have friends on the team. We want the kids to have fun in the dug out and parents to have fun in the bleachers. We build teams using the "Friend Preference" and school listed on the registration form.

Can I coach?

Yes! On the registration form you can select the "coach" or "team mom" box. We will get with the new coaches as the season gets closer.

All teams are led by volunteer manager and coaches.

What kind of ball do we use?

3,4,5, and 6 u teams use a soft core baseball. "squishy" ball to help get the kids used to catching a baseball. All other divisions use a standard baseball.