LYBA is seeking volunteers to help produce the 2018 Dixie Youth World Series.
The Dixie Youth World Series will be held over 2 separate weeks beginning in July 2018 and will feature 60 teams, 720 players and their families from 11 different states.
The coach pitch World Series will be held starting
The 2018 Chevy Youth Baseball Clinic had a great turnout and the players received some A+ instruction from Ripken Baseball!
Lumberton Chevrolet presents donation to LYBA for equipment and uniforms for regular season sponsorship through Chevy Youth Baseball program.
Presenting the check was Andrea Martin – Business Development Director – and John Franklin – General Manager.
Accepting on behalf of LYBA was Bruce Mullis – Treasurer
Lumberton Chevrolet Goes to Bat for Lumberton Youth Baseball Association Inc.
Lumberton Chevrolet to provide Lumberton Youth Baseball Association Inc. with new equipment, monetary contribution and instructional clinics
Lumberton, Feb. 20, 2018 – Lumberton Chevrolet is partnering with the Lumberton Youth Baseball Association Inc. in Lumberton. Lumberton Chevrolet has joined forces with
Spring games will begin on March 23rd and March 24th. Even though opening day will be on Saturday April 7th all teams will start their season on March 23rd. All teams will be scheduled to play in the Charles Lennon Games in Elizabethtown and Clarkton NC.
Teams will be scheduled for
Player participation is mandatory. Players that do not evaluate will still be eligible to play baseball but will not be entered into the draft. Players that do not attend evaluations will be placed on a team by the board after the teams are selected.
Player evaluations for players ages 7-8 will
This map shows the boundaries for Lumberton (Green), West Robeson, Fairmont, and Red Springs. While LYBA baseball is open to anyone up to age 12, players who live or attend school in the green zone are eligible to participate in post season events such as Dixie Youth All-Stars.
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The LYBA opening day ceremonies will be held on Saturday April 7, 2018. Players need to be at the field by 8:30AM
MAJOR BAT CHANGE RULE EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2018
Effective January 1, 2018, all 2 5/8” bats and 2 1/4” bats must meet new performance standards established by USA Baseball, the national governing body of amateur baseball in the United States. The new bats became available for purchase on September 1, 2017.