Little League Baseball

Registration for 2017 season opens on Friday, February 24th from 4:00 - 6:30pm at SeniorPlace.

Level 1 (Current 2nd and 3rd Grade):

Pitching machine league with emphasis on participation and development of fundamental baseball skills. Players receive a full uniform (pants, socks, belt, hat, and jersey).    

Cost: $55 payable to Owatonna Parks and Recreation ($65 after March 9) and $25 payable to the HBC for the Taco Johns Fund Raiser.  Final deadline to register is May 9.  

Evaluations:  April 8 at OJHS— 2nd Grade: 9:15am / 3rd Grade: 10:45am

Kick off/meet your coach:  May 30 at Four Seasons - 6:00pm

Practice/Games:  2nd grade – Mondays & Wednesdays (starting in early June, ending in late July)

                3rd graders – Tuesdays & Thursdays (starting in early June, ending in late July)

Level 2 (Current 4th and 5th Grade):

Player pitch leagues intended to continue the development of fundamentals and the skills of game.  Players receive a full uniform (pants, socks, belt, hat, and jersey).   *For 5th grade Traveling Baseball (encouraged to further develop skills), see Husky Bullpen Club information.      

Cost:  $75 payable to Owatonna Parks and Recreation ($85 after March 9) and $25 payable to the HBC for the Taco Johns Fund Raiser.  Final deadline to register is May 9.  

Evaluations:  April 8 at OJHS—4th grade: 12:30pm / 5th grade: 1:45pm

Kick off/meet your coach:  May 30 at Four Seasons - 6:00pm

Practice/Games:  Mondays and Wednesdays (starting in early June, ending in late July)

The Huskies Bullpen Club will be hosting an end of the year weekend tournament for all 4th/5th grade in-house teams in late July.  We plan to invite some other local communities to participate.  We look for this to be a fun experience for teams to prepare for traveling baseball.

 

Huskies Bullpen Club:

The Huskies Bullpen Club offers U11 Traveling Baseball (5th graders) and Minor League Traveling Teams—U12, U13, U14 and U15.  Registration for these leagues will take place on Park & Rec Registration day: Friday,  February 24th from 4:00-6:30pm at SeniorPlace.  Uniforms will be available to try on for sizes during this time.  For more information regarding the Huskies Bullpen Club visit their website at: www.owatonnabaseball.com.

 

Volunteer coaches needed!

The Park and Recreation Department utilizes volunteer coaches for many of the youth programs the department offers. Volunteer coaches are a key ingredient in the offering of these youth programs. This includes training in psychology and philosophy of youth sports, first aid, and teaching skill techniques for the various activities. Please call the Park and Recreation office if interested at 507-444-4321. All volunteer coaches must fill out a background chech on a yearly basis.

 

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