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The system says I can't register until I pay my balance. Why?

Our records indicate you have not paid for past registrations.  We used to provide registrants the option to pay later. If you think there is an error, please reach out to our Treasurer, Mike Gordon by emailing byronyouthbaseballassociation@gmail.com.  You may be asked to provide proof of payment, either cancelled check or system email stating payment was made.  We realize this may cause families a financial burden. We can arrange three equal monthly payments planned for 4/1, 5/1 and 6/1.

How do I contact BYBA with general questions?

You can see the full list of board members and their executive and/or committee assignments on the homepage.  If you toggle over the Board Members tab, a 'Contact BYBA' tab will pop up.  Once selected, a new screen will allow you to email.  Please indicate in your message the board member you wish to direct your question to.  

When is the registration deadline for 2023?

            -Travel registration closes 4/3.  $25 late fee applies on 3/25.

            -K-1st grade rookies registration closes on 5/2.

            -8U/9U registration closes on 4/3.  $25 late fee applies on 3/25.

At what age can we start in BYBA?

             -Rookies starts at age 5 and must have completed Kindergarten.

When are the tryouts for 2023 Travel teams?

-Travel tryouts will take place the first week of April.  Parents will get a communication on exact date, time and location as we get closer to April.

When does the season start?

            -Rookies will begin early June. Tuesdays will be large group practice and Thursday will be practices/scrimages.

            -8U/9U Southern Minny (formally Minors) will begin late April.  Exact dates/times of practices are not known until teams are finalized, but practice will be one night per week and game one night per week.

What do I need to provide my player?

            -Travel teams


                        -regulation bat

                        -regulation black helmet

                        -white pants with black piping

                        -appropriate footwear- non-metal through age 12, metal spikes at age 13 +

                        -black belt

                        -black socks

                        -athletic supporter with cup



                        -bat (optional)

                        -black helmet (optional)

                        -baseball pants--white pants with black piping preferred but not required

                        -non-metal cleats

                        -athletic supporter with cup recommended


What are the 2023 bat standards/rules?

            -MBL go to:  https://www.mbl.bz/articles/new-mblmbt-bat-standards

-Southern Minny go to: Southern Minny Program – Rochester Youth Baseball Association (rybamn.com)

  Do not purchase a bat until you understand the standards for your age group and league

            -rookies/minors- Use this as a guide:  Scheels How to Choose a Baseball Bat


What is BYBA’s Code of Conduct?

-When registering, all parents are expected to read and understand the Code of Conduct.  Our goal is to provide a fun and safe environment for all participants.


Who will be my child's coach?

-Coaching applications are now being accepted for 2023.  We need volunteers to step into coaching roles.  Baseball coaching/playing experience is helpful, but not required. Please consider getting involved.  We can’t field teams without coaches.