2020 JANUARY MEETING
CHAUTAUQUA BABE RUTH LEAGUE MEETING
Sunday Jan, 26, 2020 6:00 pm. RIPLEY TOWN HALL AT RC SCHOOL-STATE ST.
ELECTION OF OFFICERS:
President- Bill Maher
Vice-President- Corey Rhodes
Secretary-Treasurer- Denny Mulson
Insurance Rep.- Bill Westin
2019 All-Stars- Review/comments on new format vs. Fredonia All-Stars at Stadium in Jamestown (double header)
We saved @$500; received positive comments from parents/players; kids had a good time; games were competitive. We will be in contact with Tim Cowan to set up a 2020 series.
Treasurer's Report - comments from Treasurer Mulson:
Team Dues: + baseballs@$40/doz. + $15 new player(np) fee.
Brocton- $460+np (2doz)
Clymer- $475+np (2doz)
Panama/Sherman- $545+np (3doz)
Westfield- $485+np (3doz)
Changes for 2020 season- New Managers, Gary Henry Mayville Legion, Pat Catanese Panama. Other personnel changes. Dan Scriven (Westfield) will be adding Joel Stein(need contact info needed) as coach. Team count for 2020- Looks like 5? Pat Catanese will contact Tim Sears to check & see if any players from Sherman want to play. Amendment for Regulation game (reg season).
2020 Schedule(Tentative)- Opening day, Thurs. June 4. (Last modified scheduled game is June 3). Reg. Season ends Thurs. July 9. Playoffs begin Mon. July 13. Championship game Sat. July 18.
Rule Changes- Rule 0.01, Paragraph 7 – Background Checks (Cal Ripken Baseball, Babe Ruth Baseball, Babe Ruth Softball) - Once a volunteer has successfully completed and passed background screening, it is valid for a two (2) year period. (The Abuse-Prevention Training is also good for 2 years)
NEXT MEETING: Sunday, May 17, 2020. 6pm Ripley Town Hall
Roster Files will be emailed out to be updated, completed and emailed back to Bill M. prior to next meeting.
BRING LEAGUE DUES(INCLUDING BASEBALL $), NEW PLAYER $15 FEES, NEW PLAYER BIRTH CERTIFICATES.