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"New Baseball Bat Requirement for 2018"
East Suburban baseball league "ESBL" which LBAA participates in has adopted the Little League bat stamp requirement for 2018. This new rule requires that bats used in game play have the new "USA Baseball" stamp printed on the bat. Bats not having this stamp are not permitted for use in game play. For Pony and Colt age, players are permitted to use BBCOR bats approved for high school use.
Officers for 2018
President; Jim Knapton
Vice President; Jen Sethman
Secretary; Amanda Rausch
Treasurer; Agnes Knapton
Field Coordinator; Tom Belan
Equipment Manager; Jon Champ
Softball Commissioner; Carole Kelly
LBAA board is currently seeking a volunteer person for this position. Requirements are; knowledge of boys baseball game and associated rules. Coaching backround preferred. Must pass PA state clearances and backround check. Attend monthly league meetings, LBAA monthly meetings, and provide reports on rules and scheduling of teams. Work with volunteer coaches to provide training support, tournament information and registration, schedule umpires for some events, also work to provide solutions to disputes that may arise. This is an appointed board member position. If you are interested please attend our next monthly meeting.
In the case of multiple applicants, LBAA board members reserve the right to choose best qualified applicant. .
Attention: Please Read!
Any PERSON having contact with players is now REQUIRED by STATE LAW to have completed; 1) State police criminal history background check. 2) Child abuse background check. 3) The keep kids safe disclosure form printed and completed. The cost of these are free. The three forms are required for managers, assistant coaches, score keepers, team moms, and anyone that's involved with field and dugout activities and must be readily available for inspection upon request during all LBAA activities. To complete these clearances please go to ASA website and follow web-links at www.paasa.org and use volunteer applications. For more information on clearances and laws please go to www.keepkidssafe.pa.gov/ or use our link. If you plan to be involved in some capacity with your child's team, please complete the three requirements and submitt two copies of each to LBAA to have on file. For softball additional steps are needed with MYGSL, please contact LBAA board member or team manager for additional instructions. Currently our link for clearances to PA state police website is having difficulties. LBAA will accept clearances from other organizations provided they are current through October 2018 and all three steps are complete. Please read disclosure form to make sure you meet the requirements you are signing for. At Liberty Borough Athletic Association child safety is very important to us.
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