Monday June 19, 2017 10:52 AM

MEDIA RELEASE

 

 

June 19, 2017

For Information, contact Brittni Klotzback at 270-687-8710 or klotzbackbb@owensboro.org.

 

 

2017 Fall Baseball Registration

 

 

Owensboro Parks and Recreation is taking registrations for 2017 Fall Baseball Leagues. Leagues available are listed below:

 

  • Rookie league (machine pitch)……………7-8 year olds
  • Minor league (player pitch league….……..9-10 year olds
  • Major league (player pitch league)….…….11-12 year olds

 

2017 age groups are based upon the child’s age on May 1, 2018. The leagues will teach the fundamentals of baseball, including hitting, throwing, catching, fielding, and team sportsmanship. 

 

 

League play will begin Monday, August 14-October 24 (10 game season, plus tournament). All games will be played at the Owensboro Softball Complex, located in Jack C. Fisher Park. The registration fee is $53 per player or $530 per team and includes a team t-shirt, hat and award. Individual registrations will go into a free agent pool. Teams consist of no more than 14 players. The deadline to register is Friday, July 21.

 

The Coaches’ meeting will be Monday, August 7 at 6:00 p.m. at Fisher Park. This league is designed for t-ball and baseball players moving up to machine or live pitch the following year.

 

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For more information, call the Owensboro Parks & Recreation Department at 270-687-8700. For information on our parks, facilities, and recreation programs, please visit our website at owensboroparks.org.