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Hamilton Youth Athletics

Important Dates

2021 Softball

Sign ups  - OPEN 1/13 – 4/9

**Sign up by 4/4 to save $25!

***Softball U12 & U14 Teams will be combined as U14 if we cannot get enough players to make a sufficient number of teams for each division.

Practices

TBD   ***Days/week of practices will vary depending on each team & field availability

Games

TBD

End of Season Celebration

TBD

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2021 Recreational Softball

Overview:
The Hamilton Youth Athletics Recreational Softball Program is designed to teach players the fundamentals of softball while having fun. Every player will have a chance to play every position throughout the season. Softball is a game that can last a lifetime providing years of fun and fitness. We are always looking for parents/adult volunteers to get involved in our programs, if you are interested in coaching or volunteering please let us know.  

While all practices will be held at the Hamilton Township Park, this program includes games being held at Hamilton, Obetz, Bexley, Canal Winchester, Bloom Carroll and Groveport.

U08 (Coach Pitch)

Registration closes on 04/09/2021 at 11:59 PM
Season Dates: 04/12/2021 to 07/01/2021
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$100.00

U10

Registration closes on 04/09/2021 at 11:59 PM
Season Dates: 04/12/2021 to 07/01/2021
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$100.00

U12

Registration closes on 04/09/2021 at 11:59 PM
Season Dates: 04/12/2021 to 07/01/2021
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$100.00

U14

Registration closes on 04/09/2021 at 11:59 PM
Season Dates: 04/12/2021 to 07/01/2021
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$100.00

Softball

Overview

The objective of the Hamilton Youth Athletics softball program is to provide a wholesome and fun filled softball program for the young ladies of our community. The goal of this program is to to teach the young ladies the basic fundamentals of the game of softball and prepare them for competition at the next level. 

Divisions -

U8(Coach Pitch): January 1, 2012 – April 30, 2014

U10(Fast Pitch): January 1, 2010 – December 31, 2011

U12(Fast Pitch): January 1, 2008 – December 31, 2009

U14(Fast Pitch): January 1, 2006 – December 31, 2007

**Softball U12 & U14 Teams will be combined as U14 if we cannot get enough players to make a sufficient number of teams for each division.



Coaching Opportunities

We are always looking for parents/adult volunteers to help by volunteering to coach a softball team. If interested please contact Amanda McKnight (see contact us page). Also there is a section in the online registration program to volunteer/coach. 

When and Where

Practices are played on the diamonds at Hamilton Township Park. Games will be played at the HYA fields, Obetz, Canal Winchester, Bloom Caroll, and Groveport. The days for practices and games are determined each season. 

Equipment/Uniform Requirements

Players are required to provide the following:

  • Softball Glove (not a baseball glove)
  • Athletic Shoes or Multi-Purpose Shoes with Rubber/Plastic Molded Cleats

The following items are optional, but highly recommended:

  • A Sliding Pad
  • A Pair of Sliding Shorts
  • A Helmet with Face Guard (Must be ABS Shell with meets all NOCSAE standards)
  • Defensive Protective Face Mask (mandatory for pitchers)


Game Cancellations

Games are cancelled for rain, lightning, and/or flooded fields. Games are not cancelled by coaches, it is a HYA Board decision 30 minutes prior to game time

Rules

U8 Softball Rules
U10 Softball Rules
U12 Softball Rules
U14 Softball Rules*

Registration Fees