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Baseball

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Sports Coordinator
Lee Morris
Office: 706.291.0766 x 6016
lmorris@rfpra.com

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2014 Spring Baseball

Fall league baseball is "bring your own team". Sign up as an individual and be placed on a team in your area or play with your friends from other schools.

Registration: February 3 - March 7
Late Registration: Starts March 8 ($10 late fee)
Any registrations after March 8 require coordinator approval.
Team Formation: March 18
Practices Begin: March 21
Season: April 7 - May 22
Game Venues: Selman Baseball Complex, North Floyd Park; Etowah Baseball Complex, Etowah Park
Volunteer: Volunteer baseball & T-ball coaches are needed.

Age groups/Costs
(T-Ball) 4-5: $80
(Coach Pitch) 5-6, 7-8: $90
(Player Pitch) 9-10, 11- 12, 13-14: $90
Both males and females are allowed


Age Control Date:
May 1

Teams
Each team will have at least 9 players but no more than 15.

Spring League players sign up individually according to the school district they attend.

Fall League players sign up individually or as teams and do not have to play for the school district they attend.

Game Days and Times
All days are open for play except Sunday. Games are typically played on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. Wednesday and Friday are reserved for make-up games. Games start at 5:30 pm and 7:00 pm on weeknights; 10:00 am and 11:30 am on Saturday. Teams generally play 2 to 3 games per week. Each team will play 9 games and a single elimination tournament.


Game Participation Rule

Each player must play at least two innings on defense. All players must bat and no substitutions allowed in batting order. No player may sit more than two consecutive innings of play.

Game Locations
Games are played at two locations:
1) Hugh Selman Complex at North Floyd Park: North Floyd Park Road (off of Martha Berry Highway) Rome, 30165.
2) Etowah Park: 1325 Kingston Rd. Rome, 30161.

Uniforms
Uniforms are not included in the registration fee. Parents are responsible for purchasing the child's uniform to include shirt, pants, cleats and hat. The Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation Authority has developed a uniform standard to ease the burden of selection and provide greater continuity to the program. The RFPRA name or logo is required on the jersey. Player name and/or team sponsor name is allowed on the back of the jersey. Each coach will receive this information to share with parents. Coaches and parents will determine uniform color and team name at the first team meeting.

Awards
All T-ball participants will receive individual awards.  In all other age divisions, the players from the first and second place teams will receive individual awards. 

Baseball Seasons
Prep Baseball: February - April
Spring Baseball: April - June
Summer Baseball: June - July
Fall Baseball: September - November
Note: Fall Baseball is a team registration format and is not subject to participation districts.

Fall Prep League Baseball (6-7-8 grade)
A league for students who desire to play in a competitive league and represent the school they attend.

Deadline for Fee/Rosters: February 14
Schedules Released:
February 21
Season: March 3 - April 19

Fee:
$1,000 per team
Game Venues: Levee Field, Selman Baseball Complex, North Floyd Park; Etowah Baseball Complex, Etowah Park

 

 


 

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Register In-person: Map | Print Registration Form

View Program Guide

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Parade of Champions

Parade of Champions

Uniformed RFPRA Baseball & Softball teams will parade around the Braves track at the Rome Braves game on Saturday, May 10. Teams will be announced over the PA with live footage on the video board. Enjoy the game and a hotdog!

Purchase your Parade of Champions Family Pass
$20 family pass includes:
- 4 General Admission Tickets
- 4 Hot Dogs

- Purchase from coach, team mom, or online

Download registration form for team

The team who purchases the most family passes wins a Nerf Wars Party at the Thornton Center*.
Purchase tickets from your coach or team mom
or Purchase Online Now

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Schedules & Scores


Prep/Middle School Baseball: Schedule

Prep Middle School Post-season Tournament Brackets (Seeds will be filled upon completion of regular season) Updated April 8, 4 pm

Spring Baseball: Schedules | Scores

Spring T-ball: Schedules | Scores

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Rate Your Coach
Available after 2nd Game in Season

Evaluate your child's coach anonymously to help your coach attain immediate feedback on how he/she is performing anytime during the season. After team formation, your coach will provide you his/her coach's ID number; this ID number is needed to rate.

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Advance Rehab, Official Sports Medicine Provider

Carrington Astin, ATC
Carrington is available for evaluations of athletes for RFPRA sports at no cost to our athletes. She is on-site at the RFPRA main office daily. She also covers games and practices for various RFPRA sports.

Office Hours:
3-5 pm, Mon - Fri (RFPRA Office)
Phone: 706.291.0766 x 6030
Cell: 706-506-0093
Email: castin@advancerehab.com

 

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