YMCA of the Triangle

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FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
FOR HEALTHY LIVING
FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Youth Baseball, Softball and Tee-ball

The YMCA offers baseball, softball and tee-ball. Depending on age and location, teams may be coach pitch, machine pitch or off the tee, and practices and game schedules may vary.

YMCA youth sports provide opportunities for camaraderie, building skills and character development. We aim to keep kids moving and focus on their health and well-being. 

Teams

Teams are formed based on ages U5 - U13. See below for details and locations. Please refer to our age chart to determine your child's age group league.

Players

Players must have a glove to play. Each player receives a team jersey and hat.

Practice and Games

A.E. Finley YMCA
Tee-ball: U5 practice and play on Saturdays
Tee-ball: U6 - U7 practice one night a week and play games on Saturdays.
Baseball & Softball: U9 - U13 practice one night a week and play games on Fridays or Saturdays.

Chapel Hill - Carrboro YMCA
Tee-ball: U4 - U7 practice and play games on Saturdays
Baseball: U8 - U9 practice and play games on Saturdays

Johnston County YMCA
All practices and games are held on Saturday mornings for all ages.

Kerr Family YMCA
Tee-ball: U5 - U7 practice and play one night a week
Practice and games are held at the Miracle League Raleigh Ballfield. (no cleats are allowed on this field)

Kraft Family YMCA
Tee-ball: U5 - U7 practice and play one night a week

Poole Family YMCA
Tee-ball: U5 practice and play games on Saturday mornings
Baseball: U8 practice and play games on Saturday mornings

During the registration process, you will be asked about your practice night preference. As YMCA teams are coached by volunteers, specific practice nights are determined after teams form depend on coach availability.

Coaches

Youth baseball, tee-ball and softball teams are led by volunteer coaches. All volunteer coaches undergo a background check and training. Opportunities are available for coaches and assistant coaches at all locations. 

Registration Dates

YMCA tee-ball, baseball and softball leagues play in the spring and summer and registration opens in January and March.

Spring Season
Jan. 1: YMCA Members
Jan. 15: Participants

Summer Season
March 1: YMCA Members
March 15: Participants

Sports Directors

A.E. Finley YMCA & Kerr Family YMCA, Brooke Proctor
Chapel Hill - Carrboro YMCA, Katie Holmes, Randy Smith
Johnston County YMCA and Poole Family YMCA, Brianna Butler
Kraft Family YMCA, Mark Simmons