Registration for Summer Leagues Now Open!

UpdatedSunday January 3, 2021 byHilliard Baseball Association.

Welcome to Hilliard Baseball Association 

We offer youth baseball for kids in the Hilliard City School district between the ages of 5 and 18. The season will start in early April with practices and conclude by late June to early July. There is a page of FAQ on our website where you can find answers to most every question. 

The current Registration session is for the 2021 Spring/Summer Baseball League and includes divisions for kids of all ages 

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! 

HBA has a spring/summer recreational baseball league which is intended to be fun, help kids learn the game of baseball, and make friends.

The season starts with practices around April 1, games start early May, and the season concludes with a playoff tournament in mid July. There are either two practices or two games a week, one weeknight and one Saturday.

* Buddy Ball - League for kids with Special Needs

* T Ball for 5 year olds (Age 5 before 7/31/2021)

* 6 year old Coach Pitch - with T avalaible (Age 6 before 7/31/2021)

* 7 year old - Coach Pitch (Age 7 before 7/31/2021)

* 8 year olds - Coach Pitch (Age 8 before 7/31/2021)

* 9/10 year olds - Kid Pitch with Umpires (Age 9 or 10 before 7/31/2021)

* 11/12 year olds - Kid Pitch with Umpires (Age 11 or 12 before 7/31/2021)

* Pony 1 – 13 - 14 year olds (Age 13, or 14 before 7/31/2021)

* Pony 2 – 15 – 16 year olds (Age 15 or 16 before 7/31/2021)

Specific Requests for Coaches or Teammates Cannot be Honored - we will place coaches and their children on the same team, but cannot allow teams to form prior to sign ups for competitive reasons. We cannot honor specific requests for teammates or coaches!

We Need Volunteers ... The HBA is an all volunteer organization.  Please coach! You get to coach your child and make a difference in the lives of many children.

No Refunds For Any Reason ... unless we cannot place your child on a team. 

2021 Summer League

The recreational HBA summer leagues are for children ages 5 through 12 (age is determined on July 31, 2021) The season starts March and finishes in late June

Families that requested a credit toward a future season may be eligible to use their credit for this season.

There will be various precautions in place for prevention of the spread of COVID-19. These precautions will include the elimination of catchers from ages 5-8, as well as requirements by Coaches to clean equipment and benches during the games.

There will be no formed teams allowed to register in 2020 Fall Baseball, teams will be formed by the league to ensure balanced and fair competition.

All participants will be required to sign a waiver for COVID-19 prior to playing this season.

Coaches will also be required to take Lindsays Law training prior to the season.

Once the baseball season starts and you have had one practice, should HBA be shut down by national/state/local authorities NO REFUNDS WILL BE OFFERED. This includes losing field space due to Non-Covid procedures not being followed. Please proceed with registration understanding these risks. Once we give players their uniforms we can not take them back and our sunk costs are not able to be recovered and no credits or partial refunds will be offered. NO EXCEPTIONS. Please keep in mind that your Spring/Summer credits for those that took them are valid in future years of the HBA. We will play as long as we are allowed and will shut down if fields are taken or mandated by any national/state/local authorities.


2021 - Pony and Senior Pony

Pony League Level 1 is for 13 - 14 Yr Olds
Pony League Level 2 is for 15 - 16 Yr Olds

Sr Pony is for 17 through 18 years old

Families that requested a credit toward a future season may be eligible to use their credit for this season.

There will be various precautions in place for prevention of the spread of COVID-19. These precautions will include the elimination of catchers from ages 5-8, as well as requirements by Coaches to clean equipment and benches during the games.

There will be no formed teams allowed to register in 2020 Fall Baseball, teams will be formed by the league to ensure balanced and fair competition.

All participants will be required to sign a waiver for COVID-19 prior to playing this season.

Coaches will also be required to take Lindsays Law training prior to the season.

Once the baseball season starts and you have had one practice, should HBA be shut down by national/state/local authorities NO REFUNDS WILL BE OFFERED. This includes losing field space due to Non-Covid procedures not being followed. Please proceed with registration understanding these risks. Once we give players their uniforms we can not take them back and our sunk costs are not able to be recovered and no credits or partial refunds will be offered. NO EXCEPTIONS. Please keep in mind that your Spring/Summer credits for those that took them are valid in future years of the HBA. We will play as long as we are allowed and will shut down if fields are taken or mandated by any national/state/local authorities.


2021 Buddy Ball

Buddy Ball is for physically and mentally challenged boys and girls to enjoy the full benefits of youth baseball.

The Buddy Division will accommodate participants ages 6 through 18, or those who haven’t completed High School.

This is not limited to children residing in the Hilliard School District.

Rules are also modified and special equipment, as necessary, is utilized along with a “Buddy” system, to accommodate various levels of skill. The Buddies, selected volunteer youth, are charged with assisting each participant in the field and at bat. The adult coaches and assistants will demonstrate leadership with positive and constructive direction, tempered with patience and understanding. Parents should be able to sit back, relax, and cheer for their child(ren) while they are playing a baseball game.