Frequently Answered Questions

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Registration Fees (not including fundraiser):

Rookie (age 3-4)……………………………$25

5U (age 4-5)………………………….…….. $40

6U (age 6  )……………………………..….. $40

7U (age 7  )…….………………………..…. $40

8U ( age 8 )…….…………………………... $40

10U (age 9-10)……….…………...……….. $50

12U (age 11-12)……..…………………….. $50

14U (age13-14)…..……………….……….. $50

Player age is determined as of April 30, 2018

For families with multiple players, a second and each additional player thereafter is $15 less per child. ALL PLAYERS IN 5U THROUGH 14U ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR $60 NET PROFIT OF FUNDRAISER. If you do not wish to participate in the fundraiser, it’s a $60 buyout option in addition to the above noted registration fee.

Team Registration

If you are bringing a team into the IBBA we can accomadate a full team registration.  Minimum of 10 roster players required.  

Team fee: $400 + $60 fundraiser per player

Each roster player will be required to sell $60 worth of raffle tickets.  This is a league wide fundraiser to assist in reducing the out of pocket costs to parents for regisrtation.  There is a buyout option of $60 if the player does not participate in the fundraiser.

NOTE: Irving based teams that register as a team are still expected to take on players from the Draft.

General information

Returning Players

If your player requested to play for a certain team due to playing with that team before, please notify your coach that you have regsitered.

New Players

Players will be assigned to a team/coach for the Rookie, 5U and 6U age groups, once registration ends your coach will notify you.

Tryouts - 7U thru 14U - March 10th

Each age group will have a designated time to arrive, typically an hour long.  The times will be later determined and communcated via our website.

IBBA will host various baseball drills for each age group so coaches can see your player in action.  There will then be a DRAFT where each coach will select players to play on thier teams.  The draft will be completed on Feb 25th, coaches will work during the following week to contact parents.

Games

For Ages 5-14U, will be a 12 game season,  Rookie will have 8 games.  Games are played during the weekdays in the evenings, we will play games on some Saturdays but mainly reserve Saturdays as rainout/makeup days.  Games run from 1hr to 1.5hr each depending on the age group, older age groups have longer game times. 

Practices

Practice schedules are determined by the coach, typically its 1-2 evenings a week for up to 1.5hr long each practice session.

Equipment Needed

Baseball glove is a must, cleats, and a batting helmet.  Its great if you can get your player thier own bat, typically bats can be shared within a team if needed.

Uniform

Uniform is an addional cost, the coaches manage thier own uniform but is not to exceed $80 in out of pocket costs.

Thanks for playing baseball with the IBBA!

 

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