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Event Series: Youth Baseball – Summer 23
Youth Baseball – 8U Coach Pitch – Summer 23
May 30 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm$60
8U Coach Pitch
Ages: 7-8, as of 4/30/23
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4:00-8:00pm (Games)
May 30-July 13
Youth Baseball Field
Grab your bat and your glove and get ready for the Youth Baseball League!
Coach Pitch is for ages 7-8, as of 4/30/23. Practices for the Youth Baseball League will begin the week of May 30. Coach Pitch will have one 1-hour practice per week as scheduled by the volunteer team coach, and one practice per week led by the BV Rec Baseball Practice Facilitator on Mondays from 9:00-11:00am. Coach Pitch games will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-8:00pm from June 6-July 13 in Buena Vista, Salida and Lake County, as scheduled. NO PRACTICE OR GAMES WILL TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY, JULY 3 & TUESDAY, JULY 4.
Registration for the Youth Baseball League includes a team t-shirt. Participants may purchase a BV Baseball hat for an additional $15. Hats are not required for games or practices. All players should have their own glove. Cleats or running shoes are recommended. Metal cleats are not allowed. White Baseball Pants can be purchased through BV Rec during registration for $15 but are not required.
Registration for 8U Coach Pitch, 10U Modified Live Pitch, and 12U Live Pitch will include a preseason Skills Clinic and Assessment led by the Buena Vista High School Baseball Team. The Skills Clinic and Assessment will be held Thursday, May 18 from 6:00-7:30pm at the Buena Vista High School Baseball Field.
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, May 10 (Late Registration Fee: $10)
Volunteer Parent Coaches for each team are needed! A coaches meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 24 at 6:00pm at the Community Center. Please contact Tucker at 719-581-1051 or firstname.lastname@example.org, if interested. Volunteer parent coaches are eligible to receive a 50% participant registration fee refund at the end of the season. Please contact Tucker towards the end of the season if you wish to receive this refund. Please reach out to Tucker if you are interested in being a paid Practice Facilitator, or if you or your child ages 12 or older are interested in being an umpire. Scholarships are also available at https://www.buenavistarec.com/scholarships/. Please contact Tucker if a participant is interested in playing in an older age group.