Last Updated: September 26, 2016
  • MIAMI LAKES OPTIMIST CLUB WELCOMES YOU!
  • Board meetings take place on the 1st Thursday of each month! General meetings are on the 3 Thursday
  • Mettings are held at Mary Collins Center untill club house is finished

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OPTIMIST CLUB OF MIAMI LAKES - CHAPTER AFFILIATION WITH OPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL

Optimist Club of Miami Lakes - Serving our Community Since 1969
 
Mission Statement "To assist in the development of our youth through quality sports and enrichment programs." 
 
Our Core Values:
 
Mentoring Sponsorship Integrity
Respect  Accountability Perseverance
Loyalty Discipline Leadership
Community Citizenship  
 
Meetings for the Optimist Club are the 1st & 3rd Thursday of each month at 7:30pm and are being held at the Miami Lakes Middle School until the construction on the new clubhouse is has been completed.  Come and learn what's happening in your club.
Everyone is welcome to come!!
 
 

Park Information Line

PLEASE CALL THE MIAMI LAKES PARK INFORMATION LINE AT
(305) 822-6878 ON PARK AVAILABILITY, RAIN DELAYS OR OTHER ISSUES

 
A DIAGRAM OF THE PARK'S FIELDS IS SHOWN BELOW. 
If you have questions regarding your pictures or sponsor's plaques? 
 
Please contact TSS Photography directly and not the Optimist Club.  Questions or requests should be sent to Mr. Mitch Ziffer of TSS Photography.  His email address is mziffer@tssphotography.com and his phone number is 954-933-0986954-933-0986
 

FALL SEASON REGISTRATION DATE

       REGISTRATION FOR FALL SEASON IS OVER , TRYOUTS AND LATE REGISTRATION

             MONDAY 8/22/2016 " 8U TRYOUTS" AT 6:30 , "12U TRYOUTS" AT 7:30 PM

             TUESDAY 8/22/2016 "10U TRYOUTS AT 6:30 , "14U TRYOUTS AT 7:30 PM

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FREEZE RULES FOR ALL TEAMS

 1] ABSOLUTELY  NO RECRUITING ( WITHIN THE PARK)

 2] EACH TEAM IS ALLOWED TO FREEZE 8 PLAYERS

 3] ANY PLAYER NOT BEING FROZEN WITH THE CURRENT COACH GOES INTO DRAFT.

 4] ALL FREEZE FORMS WILL BE TURNED IN AT THE DAY OF THE TRYOUTS, PRIOR TO TRYOUTS BEGINNING

 5] IN THE EVENT THE HEAD COACH IS NOT RETURNING THE ASSISTANT COACH OF THAT TEAM ,WHO IS BECOMING THE HEAD COACH OF THAT TEAM, CAN FREEZE PLAYERS FROM THAT TEAM.

 6] COACHES MOVING UP CAN , IF THE PLAYERS WANTS , FREEZE PLAYERS HE COACHED IN THE PREVIOUS SPRING SEASON.

 7] NEW PLAYERS COMING INTO THE PARK AND BEING BROUGHT IN BY A STANDING COACH CAN BE FROZEN BY THAT COACH PRIOR TO TRYOUTS.

 8] NEW INCOMING COACH INTO THE PARK CAN BRING IN 8 PLAYERS AND FREEZE THEM PRIOR TO TRYOUTS.

      

PITCHING RULES FOR UPCOMMING SEASON

      UNTIL SUCH TIME AS IT CAN BE CHANGED IN THE PARK RULES THE FALLOWING PITCHING RULES WILL APPLY

          10U , 60 PITCHES ALLOWED PER GAME 40 HOURS WAIT TO PITCH AGAIN

          12U . 70 PITCHES ALLOWED PER GAME 40 HOURS WAIT TO PITCH AGAIN

          14U , 80 PITCHES ALLOWED PER GAME 40 HOURS WAIT TO PITCH AGAIN

   

Upcoming Games/Practices

Tuesday, Sep 27
6U
6U MLO YANKEES PRACTICE6:30pmTBall A
6U MLO A'S @ 6u MLO MARLINS6:45pmMLO Field 3
8U
8U MLO GIANTS PRACTICE6:00pmPinto A
8U MLO RED SOX @ 8U MLO A'S7:00pmMLO Field 5
10U
10U MLO NATIONALS @ 10U MLO MARLINS7:00pmMLO Field 2
12U
12U MLO RED SOX PRACTICE7:30pm4-field 4
Softball 12-U
MLO PANTHERS PRACTICE6:30pmML Pinto B
Wednesday, Sep 28
6U
6U MLO DODGERS @ 6U MLO YANKEES6:45pmMLO Field 3
8U
8U MLO GIANTS @ 8U MLO ROYALS7:00pmMLO Field 5
10U
10U MLO DODGERS @ 10U MLO PIRATES7:00pmMLO Field 2
12U
12U MLO METS @ 12U MLO RED SOX7:00pmMLO Field 4
Softball 12-U
MLO PANTHERS PRACTICE6:30pmPinto B
Thursday, Sep 29
6U
6u MLO MARLINS PRACTICE6:30pmTBall B
6U MLO ANGELS @ 6U MLO A'S6:45pmML Pinto A
10U
10U MLO MARLINS @ 10U MLO TIGERS7:00pmMLO Field 2
Softball 12-U
MLO PANTHERS PRACTICE6:30pmField 3
Travel Softball
MLO HEAT PRACTICE6:30pmPinto B
Friday, Sep 30
10U
POSITION/TBD @ 10U MLO TEAM VENOM7:00pm4-field 4
12U
12U MLO RED SOX PRACTICE7:30pm2-field 2
Saturday, Oct 1
6U
6u MLO MARLINS @ 6U MLO YANKEES11:30amMLO Field 3
6U MLO GIANTS @ 6U MLO DODGERS1:00pmMLO Field 3
8U
8U MLO GIANTS @ 8U MLO RED SOX10:00amMLO Field 5
8U MLO ROYALS @ 8U MLO YANKEES12:00pmMLO Field 5
8U MLO MARLINS @ 8U MLO A'S2:00pmMLO Field 5
12U
12U MLO GIANTS @ 12U MLO METS10:00amMLO Field 4
12U MLO RED SOX @ 12U MLO MARLINS12:00pmMLO Field 4
Monday, Oct 3
8U
8U MLO GIANTS @ 8U MLO YANKEES7:00pmMLO Field 5
10U
10U MLO DODGERS @ 10U MLO MARLINS7:00pmMLO Field 2
12U
12U MLO RED SOX @ 12U MLO GIANTS7:00pmMLO Field 4
Tuesday, Oct 4
6U
6U MLO ANGELS @ 6U MLO YANKEES6:45pmMLO Field 3
8U
8U MLO ROYALS @ 8U MLO A'S7:00pmMLO Field 5
10U
10U MLO NATIONALS @ 10U MLO TIGERS7:00pmMLO Field 2
Wednesday, Oct 5
6U
6U MLO GIANTS @ 6U MLO A'S6:45pmMLO Field 3
8U
8U MLO RED SOX @ 8U MLO MARLINS7:00pmMLO Field 5
12U
12U MLO MARLINS @ 12U MLO METS7:00pmMLO Field 4
Thursday, Oct 6
6U
6U MLO A'S @ 6U MLO DODGERS6:45pmMLO Field 3
8U
8U MLO YANKEES @ 8U MLO RED SOX7:00pmMLO Field 5
10U
10U MLO MARLINS @ 10U MLO PIRATES7:00pmMLO Field 2
Friday, Oct 7
10U
POSITION/TBD @ 10U MLO TEAM VENOM7:00pm4-field 4

For a complete schedule listing, click here!

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, Sep 28
BC-1 RED SOX 8U6:00pm

For a complete calendar listing, click here!