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East Ridge Spring Baseball

Coaches are needed, If you are interested in signing up to coach please contact Avery Gallam 423-710-6100 or agallam@eastridgetn.gov

To register for the Spring Baseball/Teeball season CLICK HERE

 

To register for Spring Softball CLICK HERE

East Ridge Spring Baseball/Softball/Tee ball 

Baseball/Teeball: age as of May 1st, 2022 is the age in which you will play. Ages 4-12.

Softball: age as of Jan. 1st, 2022 is the age in which you will play.  Ages 5-16. 

Online sign-ups will be open from Jan. 1st-Feb.20th

Baseball Ages (5-14) includes: Jersey, pants, belt, hat.  Cost:90.00 per player. 

Baseball (13/14) Starts in June for 5 weeks.

Teeball Ages (3-4) includes: Jersey, pants, hat.  Cost is 45.00 per player ( Does not start until April)

Softball Ages (5-16) includes Jersey, pants, belt, socks

Baseball/Teeball players/parents are to provide a glove, helmet, bat, & cleats. These items may be purchased at any local retailer.

Softball players/parents are to provide, cleats, glove, helmet w/facemask, bat, faceguard (for players while in the field) and if necessary, shin pads. 

Tee-ball age 4 will play from the middle of April-June.

Practice should start around the first week of March.  Practice times are 6pm and 7:15pm.  Once season has started, we play games. We will offer Wednesday night for any team that would like to practice as that will be the only time, we have fields open. Games days Mon, Tues, and Thurs. Some Saturday games.

Seasons start/end time for baseball is March 22nd- May 16th

ER Boys Pre-season tournament March 19-20th all ER teams play in this.

ER Girls Season starter tournament April 9-10th

Each team works gates/brings food for umpires

Baseball season will end around May 16th with our end of the season tournament to follow on May 17th.

Softball will end around May 17th with the end of the season tournament at TBA on May 19th-24th

 Baseball and softball teams will play around 14 games for the season.  We will also play teams from around the area. Not just at Camp Jordan.

ERPR Website www.eastridgeparksandrec.com

Call Avery Gallam at 423-710-6100 or email at agallam@eastridgetn.gov for any questions.

 

Coaches Info for Coaching

 **All coaches must complete a background at the following link, once done please send us an email at sskiles@eastridgetn.gov     

**All coaches must complete Heads up concussion training at the following link                 

**All coaches must complete Sudden Cardiac-Arrest Training at the following link or form

 

Due to COVID-19, we recommend following the CDC guidelines
for social distancing (6ft apart), wear a face mask if unable to social distance and hand washing.
If you are sick, been around someone who is sick or a confirmed case of COVID-19 please stay home.
For more information on the CDC guidelines visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.


All children in the park are required to have a parent or guardian with them at all times.
We are asking everyone to work together to keep each other safe so that we can continue to play baseball and softball.

9/10 League Champions

9/10 League Champions

Dizzy Dean Baseball

East Ridge Parks and Recreation plays Dizzy Dean baseball and softball.

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Office: 1(833)701-0602

Mobile: (423)362-0504

 

13-14 Summer Baseball

East Ridge Parks and Rec will offer 13-14 Summer Baseball Program.  Season will be from June 1st-July 1st.  We will look to play a 10-12 game schedule at Camp Jordan and area parks around town.

Sign ups are now open through May 14th.  To sign up please Closed We will then put teams together for practice before games start.  Cost is 90.00 which includes full uniform. Jersey, pants, belt and hat.

If you are looking to coach a team please reach out to AGallam@eastridgetn.gov or SSkiles@eastridgetn.gov

If you have any questions please just reach out at the emails above.

Baseball program info

The City of East Ridge recreational baseball program is open to players ages 4 thru 14. Teeball (4), 5-6, 7-8 year old divisions are coach pitch. The 9-10, 11-12 and 13-14 divisions are player pitch. The age group determination cut-off date is (Age prior to May 1st) of the current year. Participants may play up a division, but may not play down.

Spring  2021 teams are drafted in early March (ages 5-12) and practices begin shortly thereafter. The season begins in early March and concludes in May. Teams play a schedule of approximately 12 games. Games are scheduled to be played every day with the exception of Wednesday. Teams typically play two or three games per week. Weekday games begin at 6:00 & 7:30 PM, while weekend games can begin as early as 9:00 AM.

City of East Ridge provides a shirt, cap and pants.  Players/parents are to provide a glove, helmet, bat, and cleats. These items may be purchased at any local retailer.

The 13/14 year old division does not begin play until mid-May after the conclusion of the middle school baseball season. You may; however, sign your child up for 13/14 year old play during our open registration beginning in late January (check our home for exact dates & times). You may also obtain a registration form from the Community Center during the months of April & early May. This division will play approximately half of their games at Camp Jordan, while the other half will be played at other parks around Hamilton County.

Questions call:

Avery Gallam

Avery Gallam

Athletics Coordinator

Phone: 423-710-6100