Lakewood In-House Rec Baseball / Softball

Lakewood Community Baseball Association (LCBA) and the Lakewood High School Softball and Baseball Programs operate the Youth Baseball/Softball leagues through the Lakewood Rec Department.

Who should sign up?

This program is for ALL players at any skill who want to learn the game of Baseball/Softball. Starting with Tee Ball, kids will develop more skills and knowledge of the game each year.

Division Group Practices Start in April 2022 - Games start End of May through Mid July

Group Practices for all registered players and volunteer coaches will cover catch play fundamentals, defense, hitting, base running and pitching. Coaches will learn practice progressions and age specific goals.

Includes Jersey & Hat (white baseball pants purchased separately).

Emails to with any questions and will be answered by LCBA and/or Lakewood Varsity Baseball Coach Ribar and Softball Coach Yousko.

Age 4-6* Tot Tee Ball & Tee Ball Division - Resident $60/NR $80

Classic Tee-Ball to learn the fundamentals and the joy of the game! 1-2 games per week at Edwards Park, Cove Park, Emerson Field.
Register for Tot Tee Ball
Register for Tee Ball

Age 7-8* Rookie Coach Pitch Division - Resident $80/NR $100

Next step after Tee Ball! Coaches will pitch to their own batters. Boys and Girls will field all positions and runs and outs are counted. Both baseball and softball pitching motions will be used.
Register for Rookie

Age 9-10* Minors Baseball Division - Resident $80/NR $100

Coach Pitch with transition to Player Pitch, depending on formation of teams. Modified high school rules for development.
Register for Minors

Age 11-12* Majors Baseball Division - Resident $80/NR $100

Modified High School rules, except for field dimensions.
Register for Majors

Age 13-15* Excel Baseball Division - Resident $80/NR $100

Full high school rules on 90 foot bases. Will play in area leagues if not enough in-house teams.

Softball Instructional League - Resident $80/NR $100

Girls who do not want to play baseball games can sign up for softball and learn high school softball fundamentals. Players will learn to pitch using a fastpitch motion and play pick up games on teams of other girls their age.
Register for Softball League

Registration Starts Monday, January 3rd - Deadline is Friday, April 8th. (Late Registration Fee of $10 will go into effect on 4/10/2022) Birth Certificate and Current Physical must be on file at the Recreation Department and time of registration.

Register for Rec Ball

Download Rec Dept Physical Form