*New Bat Rule that will take affect with the 2018 season*

Cal Ripken Division - the only bat that will be allowed must have the USA Baseball Logo. All Cal Ripken Bat Barrel's will be 2-5/8 inch diameter. All 2-1/4 inch barrel bats will not be allowed.

 

Babe Ruth Division All 13-15 bats must have the USA Baseball Logo.

 

Any bat that does not have a USA Logo will not be allowed in any Call Ripken or Babe Ruth Game starting with the 2018 season.

REMINDER: UTAH STATE BABE RUTH LEAGUES Inc. By-Laws

ARTICLE 2 (C) LEAGUE AFFILIATION

4.  At the end of each season, but no later than September 1 of each year, each affiliated league must submit to the Secretary of the Utah Babe Ruth Leagues a financial statement showing all receipts and expenditures for the previous season.

BOUNDARIES:

League boundaries are set by the State Commissioner. Established High School boundaries will be used, should further clarification be needed please contact the State Commissioner for clarification.




With regards to the Utah State Babe Ruth Leagues National League, all players that were moved into the established league boundaries by the 2016 State Commissioner will continue to be within the established boundaries. Any new team for the 2017 season that has players that do not live within the established boundaries will not be allowed to participate in the Utah Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken National League and only games against other Utah Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken National League teams will count towards the requirement of Babe Ruth Rule 11.03 (1) (d) And, any game where all Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken rules are not adhered to in there entirety will not count towards the requirements of Rule 11.03 (1) (d)

 

 

2017 Northern Utah TentativeTournament Dates will be as follows:
All Cal Ripken Districts Start June 23
All  Cal Ripken States Start June 30
Babe Ruth 13-15 Districts Start June 30
Babe Ruth 13-15 States Start July 8
Babe Ruth 16-18 State Starts June 19

In order to help you prepare for the 2017 season, listed below are the sites of the 2017 World Series, the playing dates, the team travel dates.

 

2017 Babe Ruth League, Inc. World Series

World Series

Location

Playing Dates

Team Travel Date

Ending Date for

Regional Tournaments

Cal Ripken 10-Year-Old

Hammond, IN

 

August 5-12

August 3

July 25

Cal Ripken Major/60

Clemmons, NC

 

August 3-10

August 1

July 23

Cal Ripken Major/70

Branson, MO

 

August 3-12

August 1

July 23

13-Year-Old

Mountain Home, AR

 

August 10-17

August 8

July 30

14-Year-Old

Glen Allen, VA

 

August 10-17

August 8

July 30

13-15

Lawrenceburg, TN

 

August 10-17

August 8

July 30

16-18

Ephrata, WA

 

August 5-12

August 3

July 25

Softball 14U and 16U

Jensen Beach/Stuart, FL

July 20-26

July 19

July 9

Softball 8U, 10U and 12U

Jensen Beach/Stuart, FL

July 29- August 4

July 28

July 9

Interested in being an Umpire?
If you are interested in becoming an umpire, please contact the Utah State Babe Ruth Umpire Consultant Robert Holloway (801) 631-3554.
Leagues located in Southern Utah.


If you have questions about starting up a Cal Ripken (ages 7-12) or Babe Ruth(ages 13-18) Baseball League in your area or if you have questions about rules, procedures, etc.
You can contact Ed Proctor your Cal Ripken State Commissioner for more Information at (435) 660-0753.

Utah State Umpires Association
Board

President Mike Soderborg 801-556-1277

Vice President Joe Lopez 801-842-3459

Secretary 

Board Member Mark Ashton 385-215-4499

Board Member Wayne Oberg. 801-712-9381

Board Member Roby Maughn 801-414-8413

Board Member Mitch Wanless 801598-6217

Assigner Bob Holloway 801-631-3554

 


This Site Dedicated To the Memory Of
Mario Mascaro, John Tyrrell And Keith Mackay Former Utah State Commissioners