Deadline for registration -- March 22nd
Baseball --- Register for the grade you are currently in for the 2014/2015 school year.
Evaluations March 22nd. Carver Hall. Evaluations will be held for all baseball players at Carver Hall and all will be notified what time to be there. NO ONE will be cut.
Minors: 1st and 2nd grade- Minors will be a coach pitch division. A player who is in Kindergarten for the current season and has played a year in Tee Ball may request to be "moved up" to the coach pitch division, He will need to complete the Tryouts on March 16th at the Carver Hall. We are still working with outside communities to get more games for this division.
Games are planned for Tuesday and Thursday at 6:00PM or 7:15PM starting week of May 13th
Pee-Wee: 3rd/4th Grade- Carver youth playing with the Waconia/Crow River Baseball program. The first half of the season will be Machine Pitch startsing May 15th, second half of the season will be player pitch.
Games Tuesday/Thursday Nights. Game time will vary pending on home field.
Boys 5th & 6th Grade Baseball-- Waconia/Crow River Baseball
Mostly Tuesday & Thursday nights
Mid-May through the end of July
The Year End Tournament will be held on July 25 & 26 in Waconia
Teams will be formed following try-outs. We will honor the requests for Reciprocal Buddies to the best of our ability. There is no maximum number of players required for each team; however, the intent is to balance each team with 10-12 players.
Practices schedules will be communicated following team assignments.
'Deadline for registration -- March 22nd
Softball: Register for the grade you are currently in this school year.
To the best of our ability we will honor the requests for Reciprocal Buddies. Practices and game schedules will be communicated following team assignments.
This is a Coach pitch division using a yellow 11 inch soft sided safety softball. A player who is in Kindergarten for the current season and has played a year in Tee Ball may be "moved up" if the player passes an evaluation.
Games are planned for Tue and Thur with some schedule changes due to weather and field availability. This division will participate in the mid-season tournament and the end-season Tournament Friday evening July 18th.
For the following groups:
Games are planned for Mon and Wed -May 11th thru July 18th/19th - with some schedule changes due to weather and field availability. These divisions will participate in the mid-season tournament and the end of season tournament the 3rd week of July. (Format is still being developed.). Games for 7th thru High School will start following graduation.
Softball: Grade 3rd/4th:
This is the first division with player pitch and uses a yellow 11 inch soft sided safety softball. Pitching distance is 35 feet. Pitching is a combination of both pitcher/coach for the first part of season. Following midseason tournament youth pitch only.
Softball Grade 5th/6th:
This is a player pitch division and uses a yellow 12 inch softball. Pitching distance is 40 feet.
Softball Grade 7th/8th and Grades 9th/12th :
This is a player pitch division and use a yellow 12 inch softball. Pitching distance is 43 feet. Games may be Double hitters starting June 8th.
Deadline for registration-- April 26th
T-Ball: Register for the grade you are currently in this school year. (Pre-K and Kindergarten.)
Will divide up teams April 28th. Turn in shirt order on April 30th.
This is a COED Boys and Girls T-Ball league, scheduled for 2 nights a week starting June 2th for 8 games. Games are scheduled for Tue and Thur at 5:45PM or 7:00PM. No Rain Outs dates.
To the best of our ability we will honor the requests for Reciprocal Buddies. There is no max or min number of players for each team however; the intent is to balance each team with 7-10 players for Tee Ball. This way kids will get more touches of the ball, get up to bat more often and are easier to manage for coaches, many of whom are also new to our program. Parents please sign up to help.
Pictures and T-Shirts will be during the last 2 weeks of May.
Awards night scheduled for June 23th with Rain-Out date of June 25th.
Carver Community Youth Baseball Softball Association
If anyone knows of a youth that has not registered due to Financial reasons, please contact us at email@example.com.
Confidential arrangements will be made.
Upcoming Meeting Agenda: CCYBSA Meeting Agenda March 12-2015.docx
Will there be a Volunteer Fee for the 2015 Season? Yes, our program is only as successful as its volunteers. This fee will be collected per family account based on the 1st registration completed. Refunds will be processed to your credit card bi-monthly based on who has volunteered
All volunteer fees will be collected before your child is allowed to participate in the Carver Baseball/Softball program. T-Ball Families are exempt.
Duties that WILL count toward volunteer hours:
Duties that WILL NOT count toward volunteer hours:
We have some changes for this year. We have decided to not have a President but have a Governing Board that will consist of a Baseball Coordinator, Softball Coordinator, T-Ball Coordinator and a Volunteer Coordinator. These ROLES will need to be filled to have these programs for 2015. We will try it and see how the year goes. Splitting responsibilities will proved better focus and coordination for each group to strengthen the CCYBSA Program.
Date Time Title Venue
Sunday, February 08, 2015 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CCYBSA Batting Cage/Practice Gym
Sunday, February 15, 2015 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM CCYBSA Batting Cage/Practice Gym
Sunday, February 22, 2015 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM CCYBSA Batting Cage/Practice Gym
Sunday, March 01, 2015 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM CCYBSA Batting Cage/Practice Gym
Sunday, March 08, 2015 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CCYBSA Batting Cage/Practice Gym
Sunday, March 15, 2015 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM CCYBSA Batting Cage/Practice Gym
Sunday, March 22, 2015 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM CCYBSA Baseball Tryouts
Volunteer Signup directions: signup genius steps to volunteer.doc
The following Guides are for Coaching Staff:
Maps: Field Addresses.xlsx
Machine Pitch fields coming:
Carver fields-- Check the Weather line for updates:
Updated at 4:30 PM (952)448-2290 Ext. 4
2015 Baseline testing for Concussion Management
All head coaches and assistant coaches (In-House and Traveling) are required to complete Concussion Training prior to coaching any practices or games. There is no cost to complete the training. This is a Minnesota State Law.
CCYBSA is encouraging parents to complete the course as well.
Please click here to complete the online training course.
The course is free. The course prints out a certificate of completion which needs to be sent to CCYBSA.REG@gmail.com before any practices start.
Click the following to view information from Ridgeview Medical Center regarding concussion care after a head injury. Recommendations_for_Care_after_a_Head_Injury.doc
Contact people: These positions will be updated following Registration Completion for 2015
Jenny Trebiatowski @ CCYBSA.firstname.lastname@example.org
Heidi Henry @ CCYBSA.email@example.com
Equipment Manager: Steve Sustacek 612-618-7170 firstname.lastname@example.org
Picture Coordinator: Laura Pittman
Uniform Coordinator: Donita Stusse
Concessions: Nancy Guenther, Heide Henry
IF YOU are NOT receiving emails from your coaches please check your SPAM folder. Also please add 'SportsSignup.com' to your address book.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION LISTED BELOW
It is the philosophy of this program that each player should learn through active participation and that winning is the end result of a total team contribution. The purpose of this program is to provide children an opportunity to have fun, develop physically and socially, and to learn the basic fundamentals of the sport of Baseball/Softball/Tball.