2023 14U (8th Grade) Traveling Teams
Open to anyone completing the 8th grade in Spring 2023.
All Players will be evaluated if registration numbers are at 12 or more. The top players will make the Metro Baseball League (MBL) AA Traveling Team which will compete in tournaments with teams from the South Metro area. MBL team is open to players that will not reach 15 years old before May 1, 2023.
Players not selected to the MBL Traveling Team will play on a Byron traveling team which will compete in either the 14/15U Zumbro Valley League with area teams, or play on a Byron 13/14 or 14/15 team in Southern Minny League with Rochester teams depending on regsitration numbers and which is available for this age group. Please see the 14U traveling guidelines in the document section of our website for questions about the make-up of the teams.
Evaluations will be held the week of April 1st (date subject to change based on facility availability).
Schedule: Game and practice schedule will depend on the determined league. For the MBL team, practice and game nights will vary. For the Southern Minny team(s), practices will be on Tuesdays and games on Thursdays.
The Southern Minny team will also compete in their league end-of-the-season tournament.
MBL team will compete in 5 state qualifier weekend tournaments.
Description: Fundamental skills and rules of the game will be taught as we continue to develop players. Scores and records will be kept. Teamwork and good sportsmanship will be emphasized no matter the result of the game.
Cost: $175 to $350. Base traveling fee of $175. An additional $175 fee will be charged if the player is rostered on the Metro Baseball League (MBL) team to cover the cost of home and away jerseys and State qualifier tournament fees.
Payment will be due via credit card at the time of registration. The system will delete ALL unpaid registrations and an email will be sent to alert you of this. Late fee will be charged for registrations after March 24th 2023. The last date to register is April 2nd 2023.
Late date/fee: 03/25/2023$25.00
Open to: Boys & Girls
In Grade: 8 for 2022-23 School year