Registration for the 2019 Spring Season runs from December 1, 2018 to February 3, 2019 for ages 5-12. Registration for Teeners (ages 13-17) will run to February 28, 2019. All children who reside or attend school in the Mechanicsburg School District are eligible to play. Registration is an online process done right here at our website by clicking on the registration link under the "Registration" tab. A player's playing age is determined by his age as of May 1, 2019. Please note that children who turn 5 by August 1, 2019 are eligible to play in our Jr.Pony program. PLEASE NOTE THAT WE RECOMMEND NOT USING A SMARTPHONE WHEN ATTEMPTING TO REGISTER DUE TO COMPATIBILITY ISSUES. ALSO, WE RECOMMEND INTERNET EXPLORER OVER CHROME. IF YOU RECEIVE AN ERROR MESSAGE, CLEAR OUT YOUR BROWSER HISTORY AND COOKIES AND TRY AGAIN ON INTERNER EXPLORER.
UAMBA offers Cal Ripken affiliated youth baseball for ages 5-12 and Teeners baseball for ages 13-17.
The Ripken level program (ages 5-12) is structured as follows:
Junior Pony – 5 and 6 year olds (Introduction to the game of baseball (T-Ball and other basic tools. No scores or standings.)
Senior Pony – 7 and 8 year olds (pitching machine/kid pitch on 41/60 size field. Scores may be kept by teams but no standings; There is a season end tournament.)
Minors – 9 and 10 year olds (kid pitch on 46/60 size field. Scores, standings, playoffs and a league champion is crowned.)
Majors – 11 and 12 year olds (kid pitch on 50/70 size field. Scores, standings and includes games against other local organizations. Playoffs and a league champion is crowned.)
Buddy Ball - Any age (For kids with special needs). For information can be found under the Buddy Ball link under the teams tab above. Any questions can be directed to Pat Mowery at 829-4664 or email@example.com.
Requests for a child to play at a level above or below his or her recommended age group will be addressed confidentially and on a “case by case” basis. The managers, coaches and league coordinator will collectively evaluate and determine if it is in the best interest of the child to play at a level above or below his or her age group. Please note such requests on your registration.
The Teeners program (ages 13-17) is structured as follows:
13-14 year olds - Play in the Greater West Shore Teener League’s Junior Teener National or American Divisions. Home games are held at either Fisher Park or Koser Park. Away games are at various locations on the West Shore. The size of the playing field is 60/90.
15-17 year olds - Play in the Greater West Shore Teener League’s Senior Teener National or American Divisions. Home games are held at either Fisher Park or Koser Park. Away games are at various locations on the West Shore. The size of the playing field is 60/90.
We provide uniforms for all levels. Pony levels will also be provided with pants. Each team has helmets and bats. Players need to provide their own baseball gloves and cleats. For information on obtaining free cleats, see "cleat bank" under the "About Us" tab at our website.
For more information, please see the brochure under the registration tab above and use the contact us tab above if you have any further questions.
Messiah Preseason Baseball Camps
Registration is now open for our annual Preseason Baseball Camps at Messiah College. On February 17th, the camp for ages 12-18 year olds will run from 2pm-6pm. On March 3rd, the camp for 5-7 year olds will run from Noon-3pm and the camp for 7/8-12 year olds will run from 2pm to 6pm. Advanced 7 year olds can choose to register for the later session. 12 year olds can register to attend either of both camp dates. Full info and how to register can be found here. https://www.campdirectorpro.com/camps/mcbaseball/