We are only 51 days away from Opening Day!! Let's put this Winter behind us and play some ball!!
Here are some important upcoming dates for SYBSL:
LAST in person registration will be held this Saturday, February 18th from 10am to 12:30pm at the Spotswood Municipal Courtroom. You will save $5 per player when you register in person
Online Registration will close on Friday, March 10th @5pm. Here is a link to register your child online. Spring 2017 Registration There will be a $25 late fee if you register after this date.
Draft Night will be held on Thursday, March 16th @6:30pm in the Spotswood Municipal Conference Room. This is the night that all of the managers pick their teams. Shortly after Draft Night, you will hear from your child's coach with a practice schedule.
Field Maintenance Day will be held on Saturday, March 18th from 10am to 4:30pm. As always, we will need volunteers to get our fields ready for Opening Day. Please let us know if you can volunteer a couple hours of your time to make this a successful event. This is also the day that you can save 20% off at Dick's Sporting Goods. If you need a coupon, please let us know. This is exclusively for Spotswood players ONLY.
Coaches Meeting will be held on Sunday, March 19th from 10am to 12:30pm at the Spotswood Firehouse. All coaches MUST make every effort to attend this meeting. Bagels and coffee will be served. Equipment bags, rosters and practice schedules will be handed out as well.
Picture Day will be held on Saturday, April 8th at the Knights of Columbus in Spotswood from 7:30am to 11:30am. The team schedule will be released towards the end of March.
Opening Day Ceremonies will be held on Saturday, April 8th @12pm at our fields (weather permitting). Games will be played after the ceremony. We will do our best to have every Spotswood team play at home on this day.
****Online Registration Spring 2017 Is Now Open****
We hope that everyone is enjoying the holiday season!!
SYBSL is pleased to announce that our online registration is now open for the upcoming 2017 Spring Season. Link Below. Registration will close on March 10th. There will be a $25 late fee applied for any registrations received after March 10th.
We will also be conducting 3 in person registrations at the Spotswood Municipal Courtroom. All in person registrations will receive a $5 discount and if you register your child in person on December 17th, you will receive an additional $5 discount. Exact cash or check are preferred at in person registrations but we do now accept major credit cards.
Saturday, December 17th from 10am to 12:30pm (Early Bird Special $10 Discount)
Saturday, January 21st from 10am to 12:30pm ($5 Discount)
Saturday, February 18th from 10am to 12:30pm ($5 Discount)
Candy and Canning buyouts must be paid at the time of registration. We will no longer allow buyouts during the season. So please know if you will be buying out or not at the time of registration.
No work bond for the upcoming season.
Opening Day TBA.
We look forward to a fun, safe successful season!!
****SYBSL NY Mets Bus Trip****
SYBSL is pleased to announce a bus trip for a NY Mets game @Citi Field on Friday, June 30th vs The Philadelphia Phillies. Here is the breakdown:
There are 46 seats available so first come, first serve. We will announce when all seats have been taken.
Price per person will be $65. This includes one ticket, bus ride to and from the stadium, kids get a free t-shirt and food and beverages on the bus ride to the game.
Seats are in section 510 behind home plate. (Subject to Change)
All adults are welcome to bring a small cooler that fits within your seating area.
Bus will pick up and drop off at Spotswood High School.
This does not cover any food, drink or souvenir's once inside the stadium.
Once paid, money is non refundable.
All children must be accompanied by an adult
You must go straight to the bus once the game has ended.
He or she stands at the plate with his or her heart pounding fast. The bases are loaded; the die has been cast.
His or her parents can't help him or her; he or she stands all alone, a hit at this moment would send his or her team home. The ball nears the plate, he or she swings and he or she misses. There's a groan from the stands, with some loud boos and hisses. A father's voice cries, "Strike out this bum!" The batters eyes fill, (is this game fun?)
He/She is just a little boy or girl, who stands all alone, and at times like this he would rather be home. So open your heart and give him a break, for its moments like this, an adult you can make. Keep this in mind when you hear someone forget. He/She is just a little boy or girl and not a man or woman yet!
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