Registration for Grove City Parks and Recreation Department fall youth baseball is open during the month of June. Interested participants may sign up at Kingston Center, 3226 Kingston Avenue, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday, June 1 through Friday, June 30, registrations accepted after this date may be assessed a $20 late fee. The office will be open until 7 p.m., Tuesday, June 27.
Children between the ages of 5 and 17 who live in Grove City or Jackson Township are eligible to participate. Participants who reside outside the city/township corporate limits are eligible to play, but are required to pay an additional $10 non-resident fee. Fee includes a hat and T-shirt.
Children ages 5 through 17 are eligible to participate. Per Little League® International, age determination is based on the player’s age on Aug. 31, 2017, if born Sept. 1, 2005 or later; April 30, 2017, if born Aug. 31, 2005 or earlier. Fees for residents of Grove City or Jackson Township are $38 per player for T-ball through Minor 7-8; $58 for Minor 9-10 through Big League. Participants who reside outside the city/township corporate limits are eligible to play, but are required to pay an additional $10 non-resident fee.
Bring full payment fee as well as proof of Grove City residency (i.e. current utility bill, current check stub, bank statement), if appropriate. Be prepared to choose a shirt size and provide emergency contact information. The registration form must be signed by a legal guardian. First-time baseball registrants must bring the participant’s birth certificate.
Practices begin Monday, Aug. 7, and opening day for the 10-game season is Saturday, Aug. 19. Games are held at Windsor Park, 4330 Dudley Avenue/4408 Broadway.
Volunteer coaches are needed; download the application or visit the Parks and Recreation office in City Hall, to pick one up. Paid umpire positions are also available.
For more information, visit the Youth Baseball web page or call the Grove City Parks and Recreation Department at 614-277-3050.