AMARILLO AREA ROTARY BASEBALL LEAGUE (AARBL)
AARBL Spring 2019 Policy
COACH REGISTRATION will begin Friday, January 18. (click on the green “Register now” button).
EARLY PLAYER REGISTRATION will begin Monday, January 28: (see below)
Players will play in leagues based on LEAGUE AGE which is age on April 30, 2019.
PLAYER REGISTRATION – (click on the green “Register Now” button): (SEPARATE REGISTRATION FOR EACH AGE GROUP – YOU MUST REGISTER IN THE CORRECT LEAGUE FOR YOUR PLAYER’S AGE ON APRIL 30, 2019, AND BIRTHDATE ENTERED MUST MATCH THE COPY OF THE BIRTH CERTIFICATE PROVIDED. SEE BELOW FOR BIRTH CERTIFICATE POLICY). ONLINE PAYMENT MUST BE MADE AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION. IF PAYMENT IS NOT MADE, THE REGISTRATION WILL BE DELETED. All PAID registrations received prior to registrations being closed are GUARANTEED a spot on a team at the draft.
EARLY PLAYER REGISTRATION: (JANUARY 28 THROUGH FEBRUARY 20)
3-4 Knee High - $60.00, 8 regular season games, no tournament (WEATHER PERMITTING).
5-6 coach pitch league - $110.00, 12 regular season games/minimum 2 tournament games (“WEATHER PERMITTING”).
7-8 coach pitch league - $110.00, 12 regular season games/minimum 2 tournament games (“WEATHER PERMITTING”).
9-10 player pitch league - $110.00, 12 regular season games/minimum 2 tournament games (“WEATHER PERMITTING”).
11-13 player pitch league - $110.00, 12 regular season games/minimum 2 tournament games (“WEATHER PERMITTING”).
LATE PLAYER REGISTRATION will run Thursday, February 21 through Wednesday, February 27 IF REGISTRSATION IS STILL OPEN:
3-4 Knee High - $70.00
5-6 coach pitch league - $120.00
7-8 coach pitch league - $120.00
9-10 player pitch league - $120.00
11-13 player pitch league - $120.00
Our games are played at The Ed Mills Fields at Rotary Park, (formerly the South YMCA fields on Hillside), 4101 Hillside Road.
All players must have a copy of the original birth certificate or certified copy of the birth certificate on file before being allowed to participate in any league games. Once the birth certificate is on file with the league, that player does not have to provide another copy of the birth certificate in future seasons of participation in the league. You must provide a copy of the birth certificate to your coach prior to the season starting and prior to participating in any games. That copy will be retained by the league.
Evaluations (tryouts) for LEAGUE AGES 9-10 AND 11-13 ONLY will be Saturday, March 2:
(for 9-10 and 11-13 players who are registered and paid by February 27)
PLAYERS MUSTCHECK IN AT THE CONCESSSION STAND BEFORE GOING TO FIELD 4
9-10 - Saturday, March 2, 9:00 a.m., Field 4 at Rotary Park
11-13 - Saturday, March 2, 11:30 a.m., Field 4 at Rotary Park
Drafts (for coaches only): For 9-10 and 11-13 leagues, Sunday afternoon, March 3. For 3-4, 5-6, and 7-8 leagues, Monday night, March 4 (details later).
Coaches get their practice locations lined up and set their own practice schedules.
Regular season games will be played on a “WEATHER PERMITTING” basis.
Tournaments will be played on a “WEATHER PERMITTING” basis.
Most games will be scheduled on Saturdays and Sunday afternoons after church.
As in the past, games scheduled on Sundays will be in the afternoon only, after conclusion of Sunday morning church.
No teams in these leagues travel; therefore, no blackout dates or time slots are accepted for scheduling.
Scheduled opening day will be Saturday, March 30.
There will be no games scheduled for Easter Sunday, April 21.
If necessary, there will be games scheduled for Mother’s Day, Sunday May 12.
If necessary, there will be games scheduled for Memorial Day weekend.
Tournaments will begin the first Saturday after the conclusion of the regular season. If necessary, the tournaments will be moved forward to conclude as late as Father’s Day, Sunday, June 16, BUT NO LATER THAN JUNE 16.
Please refer to the "Registration/Age/Draft Policy" for much more general information about the league.
AARBL Board of Directors