PAL Summer Travel Baseball Evaluations & Uniforms
T R Y O U T S
WHO: U8 and U12
WHAT: ONLY these 2 groups will be required to attend player evaluations for the 2018 New Providence Summer Travel program.
WHERE: Oakwood Park
WHEN: Saturday April 28th.
–> 8 Year Old – CURRENT 8U Eligible Third Graders (2017-2018 School Year) Only; and, should have received email on 4/6/18: 8:00 am to 9:30 am
–> 12 Year Olds: 9:30 am to 11:00 am
NOTES: All players must have previously registered for the program and must attend the evaluation date/time in order to be eligible for “Gold” team consideration. Players should arrive 15 minutes early from their scheduled time with glove, bat and batting helmet, as well as personal protective equipment. Metal cleats are not permitted on Oakwood fields. Please review bat regulations on the newprovidencepal.org web site.
U N I F O R M S
Please note that ALL TRAVEL players, regardless of tryout status, must attend uniform jersey sizing and ordering at Oakwood Park on Saturday April 28th from 9:30 am to 11:00 am. Players will be responsible for their own solid white, belted baseball pants.
New Bat Regulations for Travel Baseball, Tee Ball & Coach Pitch Summer PAL
Effective January 1, 2018, the following new bat regulations go into effect for PAL programs Tee Ball, Coach Pitch and Travel Baseball.
These new bat regulations will be strictly enforced at Travel Baseball Tryouts.
—> For our 13 and 14 year old ball players:
Any -3 BBCOR stamp is fine.
Otherwise, no drop greater than -5 for 14U (bat must have new “USA” stamp)
Otherwise, no drop greater than -8 for 13U (bat must have new “USA” stamp)
—> For our Tee Ball thru 12U ball players, ALL bats must have new “USA” stamp
Please visit the following website for further clarification and guidance: https://www.baberuthleague.org/bat-rules.aspx