Here are a few reminders about weather issues during the season:
If there is no notice on the home page of this BYB web site, then games will be played -
or they will be called off at the fields.
Our 2013 Registration is closed, as of May 10th. If you are interested in participating in BYB next year, please mark your calendars to check this site in January, for opening date of registration information. We typically open registration the last part of January/first part of February.
Here are the game schedules for all Divisions. Schedules have also been emailed to all coaches for disribution to player families.
Here is a list of important dates for the 2013 season. These dates have also been entered on the web site calendar.
|2013 Registration Opens||2013-01-28||Online & forms at Park & Rec|
|Returning Player Registration Closes||2013-02-22||Online & PO Box 176|
|Registration for 11 & 12 YO Players Closes||2013-02-28||Online & PO Box 176|
|Last Day Refund Request for 11-12 YO Players||2013-03-01||All Players & New 11-12|
|11 & 12 YO Tryout Practice||2013-03-05||6 pm – 8 pm||Fore Seasons Golf Dome|
|11 & 12 YO Tryouts (Attend Only One)||2013-03-07||6 pm – 8:30 pm||Fore Seasons Golf Dome|
|11 & 12 YO Tryouts (Attend Only One)||2013-03-12||6 pm – 8:30 pm||Fore Seasons Golf Dome|
|Last Day Refund Request for All Returning 8-10 YO Players||2013-03-29|
|Babe Ruth Regional Mtg||April 12 - 14||Nebraska|
|Traveling Team Tryouts||2013-04-13||8 am – 3 pm||Fore Seasons Golf Dome|
|Coaches and Coordinators Meeting||2013-04-18||6 pm||Horizon Gym East & West|
|Parents Meeting||2013-04-18||7:30 pm||Horizon Gym - West|
|Traveling Team Coach/Parent Meeting||2013-04-18||8:15 pm||Horizon Gym - West|
|Uniform Distribution & Pictures||April 19 & 20||Fri-Night/Sat-All||Centennial Gym|
|Last Day Refund Request for All 6-7 YO Players||2013-04-29|
|Umpire Training: Rookie||2013-05-04||9 am - 11 am||Scheels Complex|
|Umpire Training: Minors||2013-05-04||11:30 am - 1:30 pm||Scheels Complex|
|Umpire Training: Majors||2013-05-04||2 pm - 4 pm||Scheels Complex|
|Opening Day: Rookies & Minors||2013-05-05||5:30 pm||Scheels Complex|
|Opening Day: Majors||2013-05-06||5:30 pm||Scheels Complex|
|Memorial Day - 1 Game for Each Division||2013-05-27||5:30 pm||Scheels Complex|
|Opening Day: T-Ball||2013-05-28||5:30 pm||Scheels Complex|
|McQuade’s Tourney||June 28 - 30|
|Independence Day Break - No Games All Week||June 30 - July 6||No Games||No Games - Any Division|
|Stars & Strikes Classic||July 5 - 7||Scheels Complex|
|Cal Ripken State Tourneys||July 12 -15|
|BYB League Tourneys (Majors, Minors & Rookie)||July 17 - 21||Scheels Complex|
|Raffle Tickets Due/Winners Picked||2013-07-21||Scheels Complex|
|Cal Ripken Regional Tourneys||July 25 - 31|
|Last Day of T-Ball||2013-07-25||Scheels Complex|
|Fall Baseball Registration Begins||2013-08-01||Online Only|
|Equipment & Uniform Return||2013-08-08||6 pm|
|Cal Ripken World Series||August 17 - 24|
|Fall Baseball, Weeks 1 & 2||August 18 & 25||TBD||Scheels Complex|
|Labor Day||2013-09-02||No Fall Ball Games|
|Fall Baseball, Weeks 3 - 6||Sept 8, 15, 22 & 29||TBD||Scheels Complex|
Q: When does registration for the 2013 season open?
A: Registration for the 2013 season will open at 6 pm CST on Monday, January 28, 2013.
Q: Where do I go to register?
A: A link will be posted right here, on this web site (www.bismarckyouthbaseball.org). In addition, paper registration forms are available for download/printing form this web site. They can also be picked up at the Bismarck Parks & Rec office on Front Street.
Q: Who can register?
A: Bismarck and Burleigh county residents. If you live on the west side of the river you need to register for Mandan's Cal Ripken league.
Q: What is the minimum / maximum age?
A: The player must be at least 6 years old and no more than 12 years old as of April 30, 2013.
Q: How much does it cost?
A: The league fee for 2013 is $125 - which includes $25 in pre-paid raffle tickets. There is an additional fee for traveling teams.
Q: Do you accept online payments?
A: Yes - we accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover.
Q: When does registration close?
A: Registration closes as each of the divsions fill up. Information regarding space available for each division will be regularly posted on this web site.
Q: When will we find out about division/team placement?
A: Postcards with division placement will be mailed to all players the first week of April. Players will then be contacted directly by their coaches and/or coordinators after that time, regarding their team placement.