Fall Baseball and Softball Registration Begins

Interested players can register for Wake Forest Parks and Recreation Department youth and adult fall baseball and softball leagues through June 30.

Boys and girls ages 6 to 16 are eligible according to their age as of April 30, 2014, and a birth certificate is required for new participants. The in-town registration fee is $40 and the out-of-town fee is $80.

Online registration is available at www.wakeforestnc.gov/youth-athletics.aspx.

Team placement and draft information, along with additional registration information and league rules will also be provided online and at the Wake Forest Town Hall.

Players in every league except “Coach Pitch” must participate in a draft to determine team placement. The parks and recreation department will conduct drafts for each league in August, and will contact all registrants with draft/placement information in July.

Online registration for the Fall Men’s and Co-Recreational Softball Leagues is available at www.wakeforestnc.gov/adult-athletics.aspx. Registration information will also be provided at town hall.

The Men’s Fall Softball League is limited to Class E teams and lower. League play is scheduled to begin the week of August 18, and games will be played on Monday and Wednesday evenings. The entry fee is $550 per team.

The Fall Co-Recreational Softball League will also begin the week of August 18, with games on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. The entry fee is $550 per team.

For additional registration information, contact Athletics Superintendent Edward Austin at 919-435-9562 or eaustin@wakeforestnc.gov.