Palatine Youth Baseball/Softball
(Age 5 Through 6th Grade)
The Palatine Youth Baseball & Softball (PYB/S) program is designed to teach the fundamentals of baseball & softball and sportsmanship to boys and girls ages 5 through 6th grade. Our program is run by over 100 volunteers and features the following for both baseball and softball:
• Full replica uniforms for all age groups
• Fair team and player selection
• Awards for all players
• Mandatory “at bats” and playing time
• Manager and coaches training clinics
• Playoffs, including Championship Games, for most leagues
• All-Star game for most leagues
• Travel Teams
T-Ball (Boys & Girls) - 5 years old by 8/31/17
Rookies (Boys & Girls) – Kindergarten
Future Stars – 1st Grade
Pinto – 2nd Grade
Stallion – 3rd Grade
Mustang – 4th Grade
Bronco 5 – 5th Grade
Bronco 6 – 6th Grade
Division III - 1st & 2nd grade
Division II - 3rd & 4th grade
Division I - 5th & 6th grade
The age cut off for five year olds is August 31, 2017. For all other leagues the appropriate league is based on their current grade in school.
Participants are assigned to teams in March. Games and practices begin mid-April and end in early July. The culmination of the season is the Palatine Youth Baseball/Softball Day held at Community Park, featuring league All-Star games, team and individual trophy presentations, and other entertainment.
Early bird registration includes a 10% discount through January 8.
Any registration received after February 22 will be charged a $25 processing fee.
Registration deadline March 3 - Pinto, Stallions, Mustangs, Bronco 5 & 6, and Division I & II
Registration deadline March 10 - T-Ball, Rookies, Future Stars, and Division III
New participants, 2nd grade or older are required to attend a mandatory players evaluation on Sunday, March 5.
Full refund before March 3, less $5 processing fee. After March 3, 50% refund, less $5 processing fee. No refunds after March 17.
For questions and additional information visit the Palatine Youth Baseball/Softball website at www.pyb.com.