Metro Baseball League

MISSION/PURPOSE

In partnership with other baseball parks in Tuscaloosa County, PARA will provide an opportunity for youth of Tuscaloosa County to participate in an organized league of baseball for those that have established travel baseball teams.

REGISTRATION INFO

Registration for the 2016 edition of Metro Baseball League is now open.  Registration is by team only.  Metro Baseball League does not provide placement of individual players onto established teams.  Each team must register by completing the team roster form and paying the registration fee at any Tuscaloosa County PARA Office.

Registration deadline: Tuesday, February 23rd

 

AGE GROUPS - CUTOFF DATE

The age cutoff for this program is now April 30, 2016.

 

Age Groups Offered:

  • 10 and Under-Single Games - 7 game season (8 games guaranteed), up to 2 practices per week
    • Program Fee: $1,000
    • RecTrac#: 120212-01
  • 10 and Under-Double Headers - 14 game season (12 games guaranteed), up to 2 practices per week
    • Program Fee: $1,200
    • RecTrac#: 120212-01
  • 12 and Under-Single Games - 7 game season (8 games guaranteed), up to 2 practices per week
    • Program Fee: $1,000
    • RecTrac#: 120212-02
  • 12 and Under-Double Headers - 14 game season (12 games guaranteed),  up to 2 practices per week
    • Program Fee: $1,200
    • RecTrac#: 120212-02
  • 14 and Under-Single Games - 7 game season (8 games guaranteed), up to 2 practices per week
    • Program Fee: $1,000
    • RecTrac#: 120212-03
  • 14 and Under-Double Headers - 14 game season (12 games guaranteed), up to 2 practices per week
    • Program Fee: $1,200
    • RecTrac#: 120212-03

 LEAGUE INFORMATION

PRACTICES

Metro Baseball League coaches will be given access to the PARA Sign-Up Genius signup once all paperwork is submitted for coaching and registration fees are paid.  No practices will be scheduled until the registeration fees are paid.  If you are having trouble accessing Sign-Up Genius, please contact Justin Lumpkin at jlumpkin@tcpara.org | 205.562.3200

Fields available for Metro League practices: Sokol E, Sokol F, Sokol A, and Sokol D.  Bowers Park Complex fields will be made avialable once the facility opens.

GAMES

Teams may choose to play double headers or single games.  Game schedules will be posted here once they are available.

IMPORTANT DATES

Practice start date:  Monday, February 15th

Registration deadline: Tuesday, February 23rd

Season start date:  Week of March 21st

COACHING INFORMATION

Each team must send their head coach and first assistant coach through the PARA coaching protocol.  The items required are listed below.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

All coaches should submit the following items to the PARA administrator (jlumpkin@tcpara.org) prior to approval for coaching in this program.

  • Youth Sports Coach's Application (Completed each season for every sport).
  • Signed Code of Conduct (Completed each season for every sport).
  • Photo of Driver's License (Required for annual background check).
  • Concussion Training Certificate (Dated May 30, 2015 or later) - Must be completed annually per Section 22-11E-2 of the Code of Alabama 1975 
 
 

A VALID PHOTO ID IS REQUIRED IN ORDER TO DO A BACKGROUND CHECK.

Program Coordinator

205.562.3200