East Alton Parks and Recreation

2024 Baseball and Softball
For Boys and Girls ages 4-16

Tri-City Baseball and Softball is co-sponsored by Midwest Members Credit Union.
12 games guaranteed.
Games played in evenings and some Saturdays.
No Refunds
Divisions:
•  Instructional T-Ball - for boys and girls ages 4 & 5. An instructional league that will focus on teaching the basic skills and fundamentals of baseball/softball. No Standings
•  Coach Pitch - For boys and girls ages 6 & 7. An instructional league for children who are ready to move up from the T-Ball league. No Standings.
•  Boys Baseball League - Rookie (Pitch Machine ages 8 & 9), Minor (Ages 10 & 11), Major (Ages 12 & 13), Juvenile (Ages 14, 15, & 16)
•  Girls Softball League - Ponytail (Pitch Machine ages 8 & 9), Petite (Ages 10, 11, & 12), Chic (Ages 13, 14, & 15)
Notes:
•  Due to SAFETY & HEALTH issues, we require all participants (boys & girls; ages 6 years & up) to have their own batting helmet. Girls in leagues “Ponytail” & up will need face guards on batting helmets.

•  All participants are placed in the appropriate league based on their age as of September 1, 2024***
Deadlines:
•  Early-bird ($40 + $2.53 fees): On or before 1/31/2024
•  Regular ($50 + $2.83 fees): 2/1/2024 - 3/31/2024
•  Late ($60 + $3.13 fees): On or after 4/1/2024

Parents code of ethics
• I will encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all players, coaches and officials at every game or practice.
• I will place the emotional and physical well-being of my child ahead of any personal desire to win.
• I will insist that my child play in a safe and healthy environment.
• I will provide support for coaches and officials with my child to provide a positive, enjoyable experience for all.
• I will remember that the game is for children and not for adults.
• I will ask my child to treat other players, coaches, fans and officials w/ respect regardless of race, sex, creed or ability