Youth Baseball

Sandhills Optimist Baseball Camp

Sponsored by the Sandhills Optimist Club

Camp is run by members of the Sandhills Optimist Club and coaches for the Sandhills Select Travel Baseball Program.

Dates: Feb 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th ( All Sundays in Feb. 2024)
Location: Memorial Field in Southern Pines: A,B & C Fields
Times: 2-4 pm
Cost: $65.00 for 4 session

For ages 6-12

About Youth Baseball

The Sandhills Optimist Club offers three leagues for our youth baseball program.

League Games will begin on Monday, April 8th 2024.

Cost = $90

Registration runs from January 1, 2024 to March 1, 2024.

Each league’s age requirements are based on your child’s age as of April 30, 2024.

Rookie League 6-8 year olds
Games are M & W nights, game times are 5:45pm & 7pm
Aberdeen @ Colonial Heights and in Southern Pines @ B-Field
Total number of players 144

Minor League  9 & 10 year olds
Games are Tu & Th nights, game times are 5:45pm & 7:15pm
Pinehurst @ Cannon Park and in Southern Pines @ B-Field
Total number of players 144

Major League  11 & 12 year olds
Games played on Monday & Wednesday nights,  game times are 5:45pm & 7:30pm
Games played in Southern Pines @ Memorial Park
Total Number of players 55

Evaluation Days are:

  • Monday, March 4th – Minor, 10 year olds, 6- 7:30pm @ A-Field in Southern Pines
  • Tuesday, March 5th – Minor 9 year olds, 6-7:30pm @ A-Field in Southern Pines
  • Wednesday, March 6th – Major 11&12 year olds, 6-7:30pm @ A-Field in Southern Pines  (and) Rookie, 8 year old, 6-7:30pm @ B Field in Souther Pines
  • Thursday, March 7th – Rookie, 6&7 year olds, 6-7:30pm @ A Field on so pines

All Evaluations will be held at the Memorial Field complex in Southern Pines.

Baseball Draft can be Monday April 15th for all leagues.

Practices will start on Tuesday April 16th.

Please bring a baseball bat, helmet, and baseball glove. If you do not have any of the items listed, please do not worry we have equipment that we can provide.

All evaluations will be at Memorial A-Field in Southern Pines.

Memorial Park
210 Memorial Park Ct
Southern Pines, NC 28387

For more information Contact
Kevin Milligan

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