Metro Baseball League

 

 LEAGUE INFORMATION

REGISTRATION:  OPENS – December 21, 2020  / CLOSES – February 19, 2021

  • Cost is $1,500.00 per team for 12 games, with practices
  • Cost is $1,200.00 per team for 12 games, without practices
  • Friday, February 19, Rosters are due and Registration will end
  • Thursday, March 4, Coaches Meeting will be held at the Belk Activity Center at 7:00pm
  • Monday, March 15, Games will begin at Bowers Park at 5:30pm

 

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 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.

PRACTICE GUIDELINES for teams who pay full registration fee:

  • Pre-Season: One weeknight practice (M, T, or TH) and one weekend practice (Sat or Sun) as part of team registration fee
  • During Season: One practice only (M, T, TH, Sat or Sun) as part of team registration fee
  • Field Availability: 10U--Hutt 5 & 7; 12U--Hutt 6 & 8
  • No practices will be held on Wednesdays.  This is a day of rest for fields and for PARA staff to reline and do maintenance

Divisions Offered:

  • 9U /$1500 SEASON FEE (includes 12-game schedule with 10-game guarantee as well as practices on PARA fields according to guidelines shown above) 
  • 9U /$1200 SEASON FEE (includes 12-game schedule with 10-game guarantee)
  • 10U /$1500 SEASON FEE (includes 12-game schedule with 10-game guarantee as well as practices on PARA fields according to guidelines shown above)
  • 10U /$1200 SEASON FEE (includes 12-game schedule with 10-game guarantee)
  • 12U /$1500 SEASON FEE (includes 12-game schedule with 10-game guarantee as well as practices on PARA fields according to guidelines shown above)
  • 12U /$1200 SEASON FEE (includes 12-game schedule with 10-game guarantee)
 

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 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).
  • Coach Safely Training - Must be completed annually
 
 

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

Keith Jenkins
Director of Youth Athletics

205.562.3200

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