On-line registration for Baseball & Softball Is Now Open!

In-Person Registration on Saturday, January XX, 2019

Registration for Oak Park Youth Baseball and Softball is now open and available on-line:

Click here to register now!

We hope your child will join OPYBS again for the upcoming baseball/softball season!

Returning players may register on-line and pay with a credit card at any time.
For those who prefer to register live, we will continue to hold in-person registration on Saturday, January XXth, 2019, from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm at the Longfellow Center (610 S. Ridgeland.) Cash, checks and credit cards will all be accepted at this in-person registration. Full details on registration, along with a link to the on-line registration form, are also available on our website. New players (at all age levels) must bring a copy of your child’s birth certificate. These may be scanned and uploaded if registering on-line. Registration is for boys five to 12 and girls five to 14.

We hope you will consider adding a voluntary contribution of $5, $10, or $25 when you register to go toward the Field Improvement Fund.

If you, or anyone you know, would like to be an OPBYS Sponsor for the 2018 season, please visit our sponsor website. If you have any questions please reply to OPYBS President Greg Price.

Scholarships are available. Contact Greg Price.

More information on Oak Park Youth Baseball Softball can be found at www.opybs.org.

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FOR RETURNING PLAYERS ONLY

In person registration
January 20, 2018
ALL PLAYERS: 12 PM - 4 PM
Longfellow Park, 610 S Ridgeland

Cost:
T-Ball - $145
Pitch Ball - $165

Baseball Age Requirements:
T-Ball - birthday between 9/1/2010 and 8/31/2012
Pinto - birthday between 5/1/2009 and 8/31/2010
Jr. Bronco/Mustang - birthday between 5/1/2007 and 4/30/2009
Bronco/Shetland - birthday between 5/1/2005 and 4/30/2007

Softball Age Requirements:
T-Ball born in 2009 (if they are in second grade), 2010, 2011, and 2012 (if currently enrolled in Kindergarten).
9U born in 2008 and 2009
10U born in 2007 and 2008
12U born in 2005 and 2006
14U born in 2003 and 2004

Players new to program must the birth certificate of player at inperson registration. Softball evaluations will be held in February to help evenly allocate players across teams. This is not a try-out. ALL girls who sign up will be on a team in their age-appropriate league. Mustang and Shetland leagues are open to all who are age eligible. Jr. Bronco and Bronco are tryout / draft leagues. All are player pitch leagues, except Pinto (machine pitch) and 9U (machine and player pitch). 9U and 10U use an 11” standard softball. 12U and 14U use a 12” regulation softball. Season starts mid April and runs through June. Baseball games and practices are weeknights and weekends. Softball games and practices are weeknights, typically Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Tuesdays and weekends are left open to accommodate practice and tournaments for travel softball clubs, allowing club players to participate in both.

OPEN TO KINDERGARTENERS
Players new to program must provide the birth certificate of player at inperson registration. Player must be at least 5 years old by December 31, 2018 (Girls) or August 31, 2018 (Boys) AND enrolled in kindergarten. Boys T-ball will be played with a RIF level 5 ball. Girls T-ball will use an 11” soft center softball. Season starts mid-April and runs through June. Games and practices occur on weeknights and weekends.

OPYBS Refund Policy
A full refund minus a $10 processing fee is available up until the try-out/evaluation date for leagues that hold them or before the first game of the season for all other leagues. We will refund 50 percent of your fee up to one week into the season. Once the organization’s second week begins, we cannot offer refunds.


To receive a refund, please send an email to President@OPYBS.org, Treasurer@OPYBS.org and VPBaseball@OPYBS.org / VPSoftball@OPYBS.org (for the appropriate league) with the following information:


- Player name
- Parent name
- Home address
- Email address
- Best phone number to reach you
- League (baseball or softball)
- Level (Mustang, T-ball, etc.)

Please allow 30 days to receive your refund check. Thank you.

GIRLS T-BALL QUESTIONS? Contact Matt Kemper at vpsoftball@opybs.org
BOYS T-BALL QUESTIONS? Contact Kim Allgood at vpbaseball@opybs.org

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2019 Registration