Youth Baseball

THE 2020 SPRING BASEBALL SEASON HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK.

 

 

 

 

Knightdale Parks Recreation and Cultural Programs offers youth baseball in the fall and and spring months. The KPRD baseball program is driven to provide a comprehensive learning environment for all baseball skill levels. 

KPRD Baseball offers programming for athletes from 4-15 years old. 

FALL BASEBALL:

The fall session consists of practices, & full length games starting in Mid August.

Registration: July 1st - July 31st 
Fee Ages 6-13: Knightdale Resident $45.00 // Non-Resident $65.00
Academy Dates: Mid August - Mid October 

SPRING BASEBALL:

The spring session consists of practices, Opening Day in late April & full length games starting in May. 

Registration Dates: February 1st-March 15th
League Fee Ages 4-6:
  Knightdale Resident $25, Non-Resident $40 
Season Dates: April-June

Registration Dates: January 1st - February 15th
League Fee Ages 7-15: Knightdale Resident $45, Non-Resident $65
Season Dates: Mid-March - Mid-June

WAYS TO REGISTER:

1) Follow the link to complete the registration form and call the Parks and Recreation office at
     919-217-2232 to pay the registration fee.

2) Register online REGISTER NOW!

3) Stop by our main office to complete forms and payment at:
     207 Main St. 
     Knightdale, NC 27545

4) Give us a call at 919-217-2231.

Interested in coaching? Please visit the Volunteer to Coach page for more information.

2020 USA BASEBALL BAT RULES:

For a list of approved bats go to: https://usabat.com/

Ages 7/8 and 9/10: The bat shall be round and made of wood or any other approved material, and shall not exceed 36 inches in length or 2-5/8 inches in diameter. Bats must be USA Baseball approved and carry the USA Baseball stamp or must be NFHS approved and carry the BBCOR stamp (High School) for use in Tar Heel Leagues. There is no rule regarding weight/length ratio.

Ages 11/12 and 13/15: The bat shall be round and made of wood or any other approved material, and shall not exceed 36 inches in length or 2-5/8 inches in diameter. Bats must be USA Baseball approved and carry the USA Baseball stamp or must be NFHS approved and carry the BBCOR stamp (High School) for use in Tar Heel Leagues. There is no rule regarding weight/length ratio.

** There is no restriction on the “drop” for either league!!  Tar Heel Leagues, Inc. has adopted the new bat standard for the 2019 and has grandfathered the BPF standard for the 2018 season.  The Tar Heel bat rule will be as follows.

Approved Bat Stamp Listed Below: