Youth Baseball & Softball

T-Ball

Fee: $25
Youth 5 & 6 years of age (Age as of April 30). Learn the fundamentals of the game. Batters will hit from a pitched ball with a “T” being used as alternative. No tryouts!

Games: Fridays
Location: Jubilee Park
League Starts: May
Registration Dates: 
March 14th  9 AM – 12 PM
March 19th  4 PM – 6:30 PM
March 26th 4 PM – 6:30 PM

Registration can also take place during normal VW Parks & Rec business hours: Monday – Friday 8 AM – 4 PM (March 14th-March 31st)

Registration Form

Minor League

Fee: $30
A fundamental, skill-learning program for youths ages 7 & 8 (Ages as of April 30). A coach pitch league.
No tryouts!

Games: Once during week & Saturday mornings
Location: Jubilee Park & Delphos, Ohio
League Starts: May
Registration Dates:
March 14th  9 AM – 12 PM
March 19th  4 PM – 6:30 PM
March 26th  4 PM – 6:30 PM

Registration can also take place during normal VW Parks & Rec business hours: Monday – Friday 8 AM – 4 PM (March 14th – March 31st)

Registration Form

Little Sluggers

Fee: $15
Learning the basics. This program is designed to teach youth ages 3-4 the basics. We will learn how to throw, catch and run bases. There are no games or tryouts for this program!

Practices: Tuesdays
Location: Jubilee Park (behind softball field)
Time: 4 PM – 4:45 PM
Length: June -July
​Registration Open: Starts March 14th (9am-12pm) Closes: May 31st (4pm)

Registration can also take place during normal VW Parks & Rec business hours: Monday-Friday 8 AM – 4 PM. Registration will close May 31st.

Registration Form

Girls Fast Pitch

Fee: $40
Farmette – Age: 10 U (Can not turn 11 before January 1, 2019) Games are played on Tuesdays & Thursdays starting in May.
Buckeye – Age: 12 U (Can not turn 13 before Jan 1, 2019) Games are played on Mondays & Wednesdays starting in May.
4 County – Maximum Age 15 (as of Jan 1, 2019) Games are on different days, games are scheduled between coaches and will find times when there are open fields. Normally starting around the end of May beginning of June due to school ball schedules.
Registration Days:
March 14th  9 AM – 12 Noon
March 19th  4 PM  – 6:30 PM                                                            March 26th 4PM – 6:30PM

Facebook: Van Wert Fast Pitch

Registrations DO take place at the Jubilee Park Office; however, the program is run by the Van Wert Fast Pitch organization.

Registration Form

Extended Registration Days & Times

March 14th, 9 AM – 12 PM at Jubilee Park Office
March 19th, 4 PM – 6:30 PM at Jubilee Park Office
March 26th, 4 PM – 6:30 PM at Jubilee Park Office

After March 31st- $10 LATE FEE
Deadline for T-Ball & Minor League Registrations-April 6th

Registration & Refund Policy: All Fees must be paid at time of registration.
If Multiple children register within a family, a $10 discount will be given to each child after 1st child is registered. A Maximum of $75 per Family per program. NO REFUNDS will be given once the program begins or team jerseys have been ordered.

Elite Fundamental Baseball Camp 2020

Dates: TBA
Location: Smiley Park Baseball Fields

A week long Summer Camp that teaches the fundamentals of Baseball! It will feature local high school coaches as your instructors.

For ages 5-15, Kindergarten through 8th grade
Camp held from 8 AM – 12 Noon

A morning full of skills, drills, and fun. Players will be placed in appropriate “age leagues”

Elite Fundamentals Camp

Independent Program

Little League/Pony League

Youth ages 9-12 and 13-15 have the opportunity to play baseball through the Van Wert Youth Baseball (VWYB) organization. Three age groups comprise them into three leagues . Inner-County League ages 9 & 10, Tri County Little League ages 11 & 12 and the Pony League for ages 13-15. For more information on registration, games, etc. go to the VWYB website.

Coaches

The Parks Department is always looking for coaches that are willing to teach the kids the fundamental skills of the game and good sportsmanship. Give each and every player the opportunity to participate and to encourage them to do the best to their abilities. All coaches are required to complete a Online Concussion Training. Please remember to print your certificate once completed. If you are interested in coaching please fill out the form below.