Last Updated: February 23, 2017
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Welcome to WHC Youth Baseball/Softball League

Western Howard County Youth Baseball & Softball League (WHCYBSL) is an all-volunteer organization managed by a Board of Directors.  Along with our parent-volunteer partners, we aspire to provide children with the opportunity to have positive baseball and softball experiences and strive to be the preferred youth sports program in Howard County.

We offer baseball and softball in the spring and fall emphasizing core values such as self-esteem, teamwork, fairness, fun and sportsmanship to all our players while learning the rules of the game.

Spring 2017 Baseball & Softball Registration Now Open!

It may be cold outside but we’re already thinking about spring!

Click here for the spring flier.

Spring Baseball & Softball seasons run from early April thru mid-June based on playoff schedules.

Schedule for all divisions EXCEPT T-BALL include a weeknight game, a Saturday game and one practice per week.  Additional practices may be scheduled as a make-up for a postponed practice due to weather or field conditions.  Weeknight games start at 5:45pm in April and 6pm in May and June.

T-Ball plays one game per week on Saturdays and has one practice per week.

All practices days, times and locations are subject to coaches’ and field availability.

Every effort is made to fulfill parent/player requests for specific team placement and to place players on teams that practice at a field near where players live.

Baseball age groups 11/12, 13/14 and 15/18 play in the Alliance league comprised of other Howard County leagues.  Travel to other parts of Howard County may be required.

Registration is through Howard County Rec & Parks.  Registration links are below.

All players registered by March 15, 2017 are guaranteed a spring 2017 roster spot. Players registering after the deadline will be placed on a waitlist, and placed on a spring 2017 roster based on availability.  Registration after March 15, 2017 will include a late fee of $15.

Registration Fees
T-Ball (4-6 year olds, coed) - $100

6/8 - $160
9+ - $180

Family Discounts
Not available through online registration – must call or mail your form for discount
$20 for the first sibling; $40 for additional

Registration fees include uniform jersey and hats or visor (for softball).
Players are required to provide their own baseball pants (grey), gloves and protective gear (cup/jock strap).

Players may use their own helmets, bats, cleats however please click here for Age Group Specific Rules prior to purchasing equipment. 

We’re always looking for coaches!  If you’re interested in coaching your son or daughter’s team, please contact their Age Group Coordinator.

If you have any questions regarding any of our programs, please feel free to send us an email.





RP5981.301 - WHC Spring Tee Ball – 4-6
RP5981.311 - WHC Spring Rec Baseball - 6-8
RP5981.321 - WHC Spring Rec Baseball – 9-10
RP5981.331 – WHC Spring Rec Baseball – 11-12
RP5981.341 - WHC Spring Rec Baseball – 13-14
RP5981.351 - WHC Spring Rec Baseball – 15-18

RP5982.301 - WHC Spring Rec Softball – 6-8
RP5982.311 - WHC Spring Rec Softball – 9-10
RP5982.321 – WHC Spring Rec Softball – 11-12

RP5982.331 - WHC Spring Rec Softball – 13-14
RP5982.341 - WHC Spring Rec Softball – 15-18




Western Howard County Softball Program will be offering clinics to help prepare players for the coming recreational season. These clinics will be led by our Fever Softball coaches and athletes who love sharing their knowledge and passion for the game with other athletes and their families! The clinics will involve throwing, fielding and batting, in addition to pitching and catching.

The dates and locations are as follows:

Batting: 3/11 and 3/18 (4:00 to 6:00 pm): 4704 Hollins Ferry Road, Landsdowne, MD 20117

Fielding/Pitching/Catching: 3/12 and 3/26 (10:00 to 1230 pm): St. Vincent Pallotti High School gym, 113 St Marys Pl, Laurel, MD 20707

In order to participate in these FREE clinics, players must be fully registered by 3/1 for the coming WHC recreational season (registration info can be found at If interested in participating in any of these clinics after completing league registration, please sign up via this link:

Players will need to bring equipment (glove, bat, helmet, sneakers, etc) in order to participate.

Questions regarding either the clinic or the select teams can be directed to Robyn Colosimo, WHC Softball Director, at 443.756.0608 or



Partner with us for a Grand Slam season!

The Western Howard County Youth Baseball/Softball Leagues corporate sponsors enhance our ability to provide a safe, fun environment for our community kids to participate in baseball or softball.  Last yearour sponsors contributed thousands of dollars directly to support WHCYBSL programs.  Consider putting your marketing dollars to work while helping the youth in our community.

Click here for our 2017 Sponsorship form.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Mar 28
2017 Rec Coaches Meeting & Clinic6:30pmBushy Park Elementary School Cafeteria

For a complete calendar listing, click here!