T-ball & Instructional Baseball
T-BALL: This program is for children entering K & 1st grades. Players hit from a T and are introduced to the basics of sanctioned baseball. This program starts in the beginning of May with registration opening in mid February. Teams play either one weeknight at 6p (either Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday), and at either 9am or 11am on Saturday mornings, or they play two weeknights. The fee for this program is $38 per player with a discount for families registering 3 or more players.
INSTRUCTIONAL BASEBALL: In this program an adult pitches to the player. It is the next step in preparing for sanctioned baseball. Children entering grades 1-3 are eligible. However, those entering 1st grades must have one year of T-Ball prior to registering. This is not a requirement for those entering grades 2 & 3. This program starts in the beginning of May with registration opening in mid February. Teams play either one weeknight at 6p (either Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday), and at either 9am or 11am on Saturday mornings, or they play two weeknights. The fee for this program is $38 per player with a discount for families registering 3 or more players.
Registration for T-ball and Instructional Baseball goes online mid to late February.
T-ball/Instructional Baseball 2020
Online registration for spring sports will open FEBRUARY 23rd and close March 29th, 2020. Log onto www.ballstonarearec.org and go to the ‘Register/Log In’ link to register. If you have already created an online account, you will be able to access the information used from your last registration. IF YOUR PHONE NUMBER, ADDRESS, EMAIL OR ANY IMPORTANT INFORMATION HAS CHANGED, PLEASE UPDATE IT. Email is utilized for all correspondence with this program.
If prior to this you have not registered online for a BARC program, you will need to create an account & register. If you need help registering, you may email the Registrar, Cheryl Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org. SEASON BEGINS – MAY 2, 2020 ENDS – JUNE 13, 2020
To be eligible children must be residents of the Towns of Milton, Malta, or Ballston, or the Village of Ballston Spa, and depending on the sport, ENTERING KINDERGARTEN THROUGH THIRD GRADE in September of 2020. Children outside of these grade levels are not eligible.
THESE ARE CO-ED BOY/GIRL TEAMS –YOU CAN ONLY REGISTER FOR 1 SPORT DUE TO AN OVERLAP OF SCHEDULES. Practices/games are either 2 weeknights or one weeknight & a Saturday morning/early afternoon. There is usually no Friday or Sunday scheduling.
THERE IS A NON-REFUNDABLE COST OF $38.00 WITH A CAP OF $90.00 FOR A FAMILY OF 3 OR MORE. A late fee of $10.00 will be charged after March 22nd and the child is accepted only if there is space. REGISTRATION BY MARCH 22nd IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. (Regular registration 2/23-3/22/2020. Late Registration 3/23-03/29/2020.)
T-Ball: For students entering kindergarten or first grade (2 weeknights or a weeknight & Saturday morning). Week night practices at 6PM. Saturday practices at either 9am or 11am. (at the Wood Road campus)
Instructional Baseball: For students entering Grades 2&3 (Players entering 1st grade accepted with proof of playing on a T-Ball team last season). Same playing days as above. (at the Wood Road campus)
WE CAN NOT TAKE REQUESTS TO BE PLACED WITH SPECIFIC COACHES, FRIENDS, or EXTENDED FAMILY MEMBERS; or TO MEET CARPOOLING or OTHER SCHEDULING REQUESTS. Please do not make these requests.nnnn