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Welcome to Elk River Baseball

The ONLY local baseball organization supported, endorsed and integrated with the Elk River High School baseball coaches and players.

Elk River Youth Baseball
12671 Meadowvale Rd, Suite Q -  Elk River, MN 55330

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2023 SUMMER BASEBALL REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

2023 Summer Baseball Registration is now open!

See our REGISTRATION PAGE to register!


2023 Travel Tryout / House Evaluation Dates

2023 Travel Tryout and House Evaluations will be held on Saturday March 25 and Sunday March 26, 2023.

Mark your calendars!

Travel players MUST attend both days!

House players are Highly Recommended to attend.

 


2023 Winter Training Schedule

TRAINING DAYS AND TIMES

Boyceball – Hitting/Fielding/Throwing
8 sessions
$285 per player
8 player max per session

Tuesdays starting Jan 10 – Feb 28 
6:00 – 7:00 (3rd-4th)
7:15 – 8:15 (5th-6th)
8:30-9:30 (7th – 9th)

Thursdays starting Jan 5 – Feb 23 
6:00 – 7:00 (3rd-4th)
7:15 – 8:15 (5th-6th)
8:30-9:30 (7th – 9th)

 
High School Clinic (put on by Varsity players)
8 sessions
$150 per player
9 player max per session


Sundays starting Jan 1 – Feb 26 (no class on Feb 12 – Super Bowl Sunday)
2:00 - 3:00 (K-2nd)
3:15 - 4:15 (K-2nd)
4:30 – 5:30 (3rd-5th)
5:45 – 6:45 (6th – 9th)

WE ARE LOOKING FOR UMPIRES!

Interested in Umping this season?   

We are looking for kids 12 years and older.   

Gail Hensler
gtofficials@puzlinc.com
612.720.1822


With baseball season right around the corner, you might have questions about what equipment you need to have for your child to be ready to play.

Check out out new Equipment Page for some help deciding what to buy!


House League Breakdown

The Elk River Youth Baseball redeveloped our house leagues for kids 4th grade and younger in 2021.  These changes allowed for kids to be divided into leagues based on ability and age, so they can continue to develop as young athletes.

Our leagues follow the guidelines below:

  • Minors (Coach Pitch) – Prek – 1st Grade, this is an introductory coach pitch league.
  • National League (Beginner Kid Pitch) 1st – 3rd Grade. This is an introductory modified kid pitch league, where kids are introduced to pitching.
  • American League (Advanced Kid Pitch) 2nd – 4th Grade. This is an advanced kid pitch league that allows kids to improve their skills in all aspects of the game.

Each league is a progression, to help kids move up and be prepared for competitive and/or travel baseball.

Kids from PreK – K will start in our Minors Coach Pitch League.

1st Graders have the option to play coach pitch or our modified kid pitch league if they are ready.

2-4th Graders can register for either house or travel.  These kids will be evaluated during our tryout weekend.  Kids who opt to play house, and kids trying out for travel that do  not make a team, will be placed in either our National (beginner kid pitch) or American (advanced kid pitch) league based on their evaluation scores.


Indoor Training Facility Rental

Are you looking to get a few more cuts off a tee? Would you like to take some swings at balls from our pitching machine? Maybe you want to work on some fielding and throwing. You can rent time in our indoor training facility. Please read through the baseball facility policies to understand all the rules and regulations to be followed. We have 2 batting cages for hitting and a wide turf area to work on fielding, throwing, etc.  If you are interested in renting time in our facility, email Dave Lodermeier to schedule your time in the facility.

2023 Dates To Remember

DATE EVENT
October-December, January-February Winter Training
Late January Summer Registration Opens
February 15 Early Bird Registration Ends
March 1 Pre Tryout Sessions Start
March 12 Travel Registration Deadline
March 19 House Registration Deadline
March 25-26 Travel Tryout / House Evaluation Weekend
TBD Youth Day at Hales Field
May 5 - 7 IceBreaker Tournament
May 2, 8 Team Pictures
June 2-4 Jamboree (Minors, National, American)
June 2-4 14/15A Invitational Tournament
TBD St. Paul Saints Spotlight Game at YAC 1 - 12AAA vs. Monticello@ 6PM
June 23-25 Minors/National/American League Tournament
July 14-16 5th/6th Grade End of Year Tournament
July 31 Coach Appreciation Night
July Fall Baseball Registration Opens
October 7 Homecoming Parade
October-December Fall Training Sessions
Early November Winter Training Registration Opens

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*You can also find this link under the 'About Us' tab along with other useful information.


WE NEED NEW BOARD MEMBERS!

Elk River Youth Baseball is looking for people who are interested in shaping the future of Elk River Youth Baseball.

If you are interested, please fill out the application below and email to Jason Herzog.



Thank You to Franklin Outdoor Advertising for Your Continued Support of Elk River Baseball!

Thank You to Morrell Transfer for Your Continued Support of Elk River Baseball.

Thank You to Morrell Transfer for Your Continued Support of Elk River Baseball.

This season Elk River Youth Baseball will be raising money to help with some field improvements. Your donation of any denomination will help us achieve this effort.  See our Fundraising link for more information.


2022 Coach of the Year!

Congratulations to Luke Smith for being chosen by our House League Commissioners as the coach of the year! Luke coached two teams this year. One team in the National League and another in the American League. His positive attitude and leadership is a great example of what we look for in coaches. Luke received a personalized Yeti tumbler.

Thanks Luke!

Would you like to make a donation?

If you are interested in making a donation, please do so through Venmo or contact a board member.