“All future big leaguers have to start somewhere: why not YMCA Tee Ball? Our program is a great introduction to baseball or softball for kids ages 3 -7. As the only Tee-Ball program in Valparaiso offering 7 year old registration, our focus is giving first time players the opportunity to get comfortable with Americas Past time and learn the FUN-damentals!, “says the YMCA Sports Director, Cody Bischoff.
Teams will practice once a week and participate in a total of 6 games through the season and, this season, registration will include a baseball cap for all players. The ages are 3 - 7 (Age as of April 20th) and the cost is $30 Members / $56 Community. There are two divisions: Ages 3 – 4 and Ages 5-7, practice is Monday or Wednesday beginning April 20th with practices continuing through May 23rd.
Games will be played on: Saturday: May 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, Thursday: May 14th and Tuesday: May 19th at the YMCA Pavilion Fields (Located off of Cumberland Crossing traffic circle).
2014 volunteer coach, and parent, Crystal Olympidis says, “We had a great time playing and coaching with the YMCA last year. Tee-Ball was a fun environment for kids to learn about sportsmanship and come together as a team. We had a lot of fun.”