Baseball / Softball
All baseball and softball games are played at the Moccasin Creek Softball Complex, at 10th Avenue SE and Cochran Street.
GAME SCHEDULES WILL BE UPDATED TO 2020 THE FIRST WEEK OF PRACTICES.
Below find the Youth Girls Softball Game Schedules:
Below find the Boys Baseball Game Schedules:
Participants who are in tee ball and the lower levels of baseball and softball will be allowed to sign up for their desired locations with youth who are in their own school grade. However, once rosters are filled they will be asked to select an alternate playing location. The only exceptions will be in B League baseball, where all other players will be assigned to teams. The high school softball team players will be assigned.
Team Assignments and First Practice
Baseball and Softball rosters will be posted by 12:00 p.m. (Noon), Thursday, May 28, 2020 at the following buildings:
Lincoln School, Main Entrance
May Overby School Main Entrance
Washington Street Gym, 401 North Washington Street
Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center, 225 3rd Avenue SE
It is the participant's responsibility to go to the correct practice site at the designated time on the first practice date. Coaches will NOT contact players prior to the first practice.
Activity Rain Out Policy
In cases of inclement weather, every effort will be made to determine cancellations as early as possible. The general time line for determination is by 8:30 am for morning activities, 11:45 am for afternoon activities, and 4:30 pm for evening activities. All local radio stations will be notified of any cancellations at these times. Sign up for our new program 'Notify Me' to let you know by cell text message or email when programming is cancelled.
Petition to Move a Level Up
The Aberdeen Parks, Recreation, and Forestry Department has developed a petition process whereby a youth, with parental consent, may request to move up one level in the baseball / softball program. Petition applications for moving up may be picked up at the Parks, Recreation, and Forestry office at 225 Third Avenue SE.
The deadline for submitting requests is Wednesday, April 29, 2020 if you plan to register on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 (Registration Kick-Off Day). Otherwise, the last day for submitting requests is Friday, May 8, 2020. Youth who will be in third grade Peewee League may also petition up to the baseball / softball program.
Parent Volunteer Coaches
Parents who cannot make the whole commitment as a full-time coach but may have some time and interest in helping at practices periodically are encouraged to be a Parent Volunteer Coach. If interested, contact the department office at 605-626-7015 and appropriate arrangements will be made.
If you have any questions or would like more information, please review the current brochure and contact the Parks, Recreation, and Forestry Department at 605-626-7015.