Last Updated: February 9, 2015
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VFW Application Deadline
The VFW (13-16) application deadline has been extended until 2/28.
8 and 10yr old tryouts
If your child is eight (8*) years of age and wishes to play in Pee Wee, OR is ten (10*) and wishes to play in Little League (aka "playing up"), the eligible child MUST participate in one of 4 assigned tryout times. They will be 45 minutes long and each eligible player be evaluated in throwing, running, hitting, and fielding:
a. Tuesday, 3/17/2015: 6-8pm at ERA Sports (session 1 - 6pm, session 2 - 7pm)
b. Thursday, 3/19/2015: 6-8pm at ERA Sports (session 1 - 6pm, session 2 - 7pm)
c. Those who do not tryout will be placed in their respective age group league.
i. NO EXCEPTIONS, in the case of injury or illness, you may set up a private tryout.
ii. Selections are made on (1) ability to play and (2) number of openings on existing teams.
2015 Season info
HASBL players, coaches, and parents,
Last night (1/8), the HASBL Board of Directors approved the attached calendar for the 2015 spring and summer. Some of these dates are subject to change. Hopefully you will be able to plan your adventures accordingly. There will be a public meeting on Tuesday, February 10. As of right now, the time is set for 7pm at the Capital Hotel. However, please check the website for any time and location changes. We've upgraded to the professional site from league lineup (http://www.leaguelineup.com/welcome.asp?url=hasbl), and plan on doing most of our public communication via that site, these emails, and our Facebook page. Also, applications should be out into the schools and on the website early next week. .
Also on 2/10, if you are interested in being a coach, commissioner, or are interested in helping out with tournaments, officiating, concession, etc. please attend so we can get your name or contact information
I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season!! If you have any questions, please send us an email, and we will get back to you as soon as possible!
Thanks for your support of the local baseball leagues!
Concession Help Needed
The HASBL is looking for a dependable person (or group of people) to head the concession stand efforts for 2015. Compensation for the position(s) is being considered. The main duties will be: ordering concession items as needed, scheduling teams and times to work for each game. This can be a challenging position, so you are guaranteed to have full support of the coaches and board of directors. Please email if you would like to help with this effort, probably our largest HASBL effort!!! Thank you for your help and support!!
Umpires for 2015
Recently, the Board of Directors voted to have 2 umpires in each Pee Wee game (ages 8-10). We are reaching out to the public for some umpires. These will be paid positions. Requirements to be a Pee Wee Umpire: 16 years old with baseball playing experience. Please send us an email if you are interested or know someone that is interested!
Tournament Committee Wanted/Needed
The HASBL is planning to host 3 tournaments this summer: 12u, 10u, and 8u (order and dates TBD). We are looking to put a committee together to help run the 3 tournaments. If you are interested in leading or joining the committee, please send us an email, and we will put you on the list!
The Board of Directors will hold a private meeting on Thursday, 01/8/15. The main agenda will be:
1. Laying out 2015 Calendar - setting all important dates (sign ups, practice start, season start, playoffs, tournament dates)
2. Setting Meeting Dates and Places for
3. If you have any suggestions as to items that you feel relevant to be discussed at this meeting or in future board meetings, please send us an email, and we will add it to our list.
Hollidaysburg Gold 12u team
Hollidaysburg Gold 12u
Phillipsburg Summer Slam Silver Bracket Winners
2014 12u Hollidaysburg Blue
Hollidaysburg Blue 12u Belleview and Milesburg tournament champs!!
2014 Hollidaysburg 12u All-stars
2014 Hollidaysburg 12u All-stars
Join us on Facebook!!
HASBL is now on Facebook. Click the link on the left hand column and join us on Facebook. We will be posting updates to our Facebook site meetings, league events, work dates etc so you receive them as they are announced. This will allow us to get important information to you in a timely manner.