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NEWS for 2017 Season!

ALL STAR Games

Sunday. July 9th Eola Baseball Fields
A Baseball 5:30pm South Field
AA Baseball 5:30pm North Field
AAA 4/5 7:30pm South Field
AAA 6/7/8 7:30pm North Field

ALL STAR Teams

A Baseball

 Northwest Team

BostonJonathan Crague Jr., Luke Vlach
CubsGriffin Lavery, Brett Strysik
ColoradoColten Novak, Brayden Klein
MilwaukeeChase Grosrenaud, Evan Loo
OaklandLuke Morris, Dominic Spalo
PittsburghJoe MacDonald, Carson Griffin
SeattleEthan Singer, Tyler Gluting
St. LouisKadyn Krug, Matt Bozett

 

South Team

BaltimoreChase Hoffman, Tavion Talton
BostonJohn Brock, TJ Nirtaut
CubsBraiden Pelzl, Logan Lattimer
White SoxJake Michaels, Harrison Bernhardt
MilwaukeeBrennan Minarik, Logan Burnham
New YorkDuncan Kubek, Caleb Stuart
OaklandMalachi Sherman, Michael Treacy
SeattleLucas Balgro, Ty Cebrzynski, Danny Mikuta, Zander Laipple

AA Baseball

Northwest Team

ArizonaRyne Polkow, Jack Marlow, Nathan Carter
BaltimoreJoshua Dizon, Caleb Fulkerson, Caden Bregar
CubsChase Hunley, Brayden Fiala, Gianni Tamburino
White SoxCooper Kranz,Griffin Bathje, Eugene Cho
ColoradoJoey Russo, Max Coleman, Liam Jackson
St. LouisRocco LaCalimita, Tyler Small, Owen Fenska


South Team

BostonEthan Nelson, Sage Worden, Jameson Johansen, Aidan Kyrychenko
New YorkBrody Molk, Caleb Acevedo, Noah Cristao, Andrew Tauer
PittsburghZach Fletter, Nathan Napolitano, Josh Thomas, Nolan Blasutti
SeattleTyler Crosley, Braeden Kaminski, Benny Kahl, Justin Mascari

 

AAA 4/5  

Northwest Team

BaltimoreTyler Moy, Nolan Whitsel
BostonGianni Potenza, Noah Hansen
CubsAlex Kaleta, Max Wheeler
ColoradoJuan Cepeda, Tommy Szweda
MilwaukeeJack Farrell, Bryan Novack
OaklandMichael Mora, Owen Millsap
PittsburghColin Ford, Ryan Weaver
SeattleJoshua Mitchell, Samuel Raines


South Team

ArizonaRiley Famatid, Quinn Phelan
BostonJustin Wang, Ethan Schoeck
White SoxJacob Weber, Kyle Brown
Los AngelesJamie Mulder, Jackson Jirek
New YorkNick Madden Nick Nirtaut
OaklandVinny Constanzo, Greg Harner
St. LouisJackson Wagner, Shawn Potts

 

AAA 6/7/8

Team 1

MilwaukeeJames Geibel, Alex Murr, Cameron Andrea
St. LouisJoey Johnson, Christian Sobecki, Danny Lawrence
New YorkNick Jouriles, Nick Rohlwing, Hayden Wermis
ArizonaJimmy Rose, Rishi Sarin, Michael Thompson
SeattleDylan Knotts, Kyle Brege, William Prusak


Team 2

BostonTony Royhl, Luke Jachimec, Ethan Welsh, Sean Hickey
CubsSpencer Massey, Ryan Schuitema, Josh Cain, Walker Lebeck
ColoradoMark Hari, Andrew Sunderlin, Tyler Kukulski, Robby Enriquez
PittsburghDominic Glass, Dylan Glass, Matteo Zavala, Brady Finn

 

Coach meeting Hand out Information:
Coach Meeting Info.pdf

Registration is OPEN, but teams are filling quickly.

Important Dates:

Baseball Coach MeetingsMay 13
Season OpensMay 30
Baseball Pictures SCHEDULEJune 2 & 3
Single A, AA and AAA All Star GamesJuly 9
Season EndsMid-July pending reschedules


WAA Baseball & Softball Training Center

Our Batting Cages are open for everyone!  Cost is $10 for a 30 minute session!  Call 630-978-5150 or 630-978-2855 for more information.  
Camps
Additional camps and clinics, including the Preseason camps for registered players only, are available throughout the spring and summer. Please view by clicking here.
Sponsor a Team!
WAA sponsors provide opportunities for our under privileged athletes as well as giving back to the community through our programs. 

Click here for more information on sponsoring a baseball or softball team for the 2017 season.

Program Information

WAA's recreational baseball program consists of seven age based levels depending on your CURRENT 2017 spring school grade at the time of registration.

Program emphasis is on fundamentals of the game as players are shown the basics of hitting, throwing, catching and base running within a framework of teamwork and sportsmanship.

All coaches are volunteers and coaches set up the practice location, day and time.  Rosters, schedules, uniforms and equipment are distributed to coaches in May.  Players will be contacted by the coach of their team by mid May. Practices will begin in May and the 12-game season will begin after Memorial day and run through mid-July.

Single A – Triple AAA will have end of season All Star games!

Special Request Policy — Special requests for team placement will be considered carefully, but there is no guarantee they will be honored. For requests to be considered, the registration must be turned in by the registration deadline.

Games are played at locations in close proximity to the teams' neighborhood whenever possible for the younger ages.
 

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Please register for your current grade as of January, 2017!

Grade/Age Divisions

T-Ball

T-Ball is a coed introductory baseball program for both boys and girls at 5 or 6 years of age. These players are currently in kindergarten or will be entering kindergarten in the Fall. Players are introduced to the basics of the game of baseball. Focus is on instruction and fun. Emphasis is on fundamentals of the game as players are shown the basics of hitting, throwing, catching and base running within a framework of teamwork and sportsmanship. Players hit off of a T-stand. Games are instructional.


Rookie Baseball (coach-pitch) for Kindergarten & 1st Grade

Rookie Baseball is an introductory baseball program. There is a division for Kindergarten (with prior T-Ball experience) and a division for 1st Grade. Players enjoy this natural transition from T-Ball. Games are instructional.

Coaches pitch to their own team for the entire game. Flexi-balls are used with softer centers for safety. Players get 8 pitches; there are strikeouts but no walks. 50' bases and 35' pitching distance.


"A" Baseball

"A" Baseball is an introductory program for 2nd grade.  Players pitch a maximum of 7 pitches to a batter, then coach comes in for 1 pitch if player is still at bat. Regulation baseballs are used. There are strikeouts but no walks. 50' bases and 35' pitching distance.


"AA" Baseball

"AA" Baseball is for 3rd grade. No tryouts are required. Players pitch the entire game. Regulation baseballs are introduced at this level. There are strikeouts and walks. 60' bases and 40' pitching distance.


"AAA" Baseball

"AAA" Baseball is a recreational program divided into two groups; 4th-5th grades and  6th-7th-8th grades. WAA reserves the right to regroup age divisions based upon registrations. No tryouts are required.

Players pitch the entire game, stealing is allowed. Regulation baseballs are used. 60' bases and 44' pitching distance for 4th and 5th grade and 70' base paths and 48' pitching distance for the 6th, 7th and 8th grade.


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Volunteer Opportunities

WAA is a non-profit volunteer organization.  Parent volunteer coaches are needed for all teams at all levels.  Please volunteer to coach your child's team. 

Coaching Descriptions;

Head coach:

Primary responsibility for management and motivation of the team. A solid understanding of the rules of baseball is helpful and a desire to teach baseball fundamentals to children is necessary.  Attendance at a WAA baseball coaching clinic is required. The head coach notifies all team members within 48 hours of equipment hand-out.  Provides team with roster, schedule, rulebook, and picture information. Head Coach subject to background check.

Assistant Coach:  Assists the head coach.

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Registration Information


Grade 
DivisionTodayFee
T-Ballpre-K, K$120
RookieK & 1st$120
A2nd$160
AA3rd$160
AAA 4/54th & 5th$160
AAA 6/7/86/7/8th$160
 
 

Schedules

2017 Summer Recreational T-Ball & Baseball

Game schedules and rosters can now be found on your family account under your child's team link once it is posted following the Head coach meeting in May.

T-ball & Rookies play on grass fields, with T-ball playing on Tuesday & Thursdays, and Rookies on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Games start at 6:15pm. Friday games may be scheduled to complete schedule and for rainouts.

The Single A through Triple A levels will typically play one weeknight game and one Saturday game. Game time is 6:15pm on weeknights; Saturday game times will vary.


2017 All-Star Games
WAA will be holding an All Star game for A, AA and AAA baseball, tentatively scheduled on July 9, 2017.   Each team/coach will be asked to select players to represent their team in the All Star game.  Players will wear their team jersey and will receive a cap to designate the team they are playing for.  All players will receive a complimentary t-shirt after the game. 

All-Star Games - TBD 
5:30 pm  Single A Game Start (South field)
5:30 pm  Double AA game begins (North field)
7:30 pm  Triple AAA 4th/5th game begins at South field
7:30 pm Triple AAA 6/7/8 game begins at North field


Coaches should arrive 1 hour before game time to pick up hats/shirts.  Players should arrive 45 minutes prior to game time to check in with team and warm up.

Rules, Equipment & Directions

Rules
Equipment
  • Players provide their own glove, gym shoes or spikes (plastic only) and white pants.
  • WAA will provide team hat and jerseys (t-ball and rookie) and team hat, jersey and socks (Single A baseball and older).
  • Team equipment is provided to head coach by WAA. Some players prefer to use their own bat.  Please refer to WAA baseball rules for any bat specifications.
Directions

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2323 Liberty St 
Aurora, Illinois 60502

Email Us: info@waasports.org
Phone : 630-978-2855
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