Youth Baseball

Effingham Park District provides kids of all ages & abilities the opportunity to learn and develop a love for the great American game.

  • leagues for ages 4 years – 10th grade
  • volunteer coached
Youth Baseball

ages: 4 & 5 yr old boys and girls
begins: June 5, 2022
location:

Evergreen Hollow Park or Community Park


fee: $30 in District (must reside in city), $60 Out of District

T-Ball develops the primary baseball skills of hitting, fielding, and throwing. Official tee-balls are used and the bases are 50′. This is a coach-pitch league and all games are played on Saturday mornings.

registration deadine: April 16th


T-Ball

ages: Kindergarten & 1st grade boys
begins: June 2, 2022
location:

Community Park


fee: $30 In District (must reside in city), $60 Out of District

Small Fry League is an instructional league designed to teach boys the game of baseball. No scores are kept. This is a coach-pitch league and Level 5 baseballs are used. Will also have a few games at Gene A. Niccum Field.

registration deadine: April 16th


Small Fry

ages: 2nd & 3rd grade boys
begins: May 3, 2022
location:

Community Park


fee: $40 In District (must reside in city); $70 Out of District

Khoury League is your child’s first experience with baseball competition. The teams are formed by a draft system. Level 10 baseballs are used and the pitching and base distances are 46′ and 60′ respectively.

registration deadine: March 1st


Khoury League

ages: 4th & 5th grade boys
begins: May 10, 2022
location:

Community Park


fee: $40 In District (must reside in city limits), $70 Out of District

Official Little League baseballs are used and pitching and base distances are 50′ and 70′ respectively. The teams are formed by a draft system.

registration deadine: March 1st


Little League

ages: 6th & 7th grade boys
begins: June 1, 2022
location:

Evergreen Hollow Park or Teutopolis Junior High


fee: $40 In District (must reside in city limits), $70 Out of District

Games are played at Evergreen Park with one or two games being played at Teutopolis Junior High. Pitching distance is 54′ and bases are 80′ Regulation baseballs are used. Coaches pick teams using a draft format.

registration deadine: March 1st


Prep League

ages: 8th, 9th, & 10th grade boys
begins: June 1, 2022
location:

Community Park


fee: $40 In District (must reside in city limits); $70 Out of District

This league is for current 8th, 9th, & 10th-grade boys. Teams are formed by a draft system. Regulation baseballs are used. Pitching distance is 60′ 6″ and bases are 90′.

registration deadine: March 1st


Jr Babe Ruth League