Spring Recreational Schedule

Registration for the 2018 Spring season is now open!
Click here to visit the HYAA Registration Site!

  • February 23 — Online registration closes
  • February 24 — Player evaluations
  • March 6-10 — Teams are drafted
  • March 12 — Spring practices begin
  • April 14 — Spring opening day &  Picture day
  • June 8 — End of Spring season (subject to weather rescheduling)

Tryouts for Hawks Travel Teams

We will have tryouts for three Hawks travel teams this Spring. For details about this more competitive program, see the Hawks Page. Please contact the coaches directly.

8U Baseball – * Location Change *

Tryout has been moved indoors. New location – Baseball Rebellion

Coach Shayne Guliano – autonomous@gmail.com
Feb. 17th 2:00pm – Baseball Rebellion (4502 Bennett Memorial Rd, Durham, NC 27705)

Changing Bat Rules

Rules for bats are changing! Starting in 2018, HYAA, along with its parent Cal Ripken / Babe Ruth organizations, will move to the USABat standard.

2017 2018
Marked for T-Ball Use USABat T-Ball Stamped
(or USABat sticker, with league approval)
Cal Ripken Baseball (Rookie, Exchange, and Schley)
2 1/4″ Barrel with 1.15 BPF Marking 2 5/8″ Barrel with USABat Marking
Babe Ruth Baseball (Diamond)
2 5/8″ Barrel Aluminum or Composite BBCOR .50 2 5/8″ Barrel with USABat or BBCOR .50
Babe Ruth Baseball (beyond HYAA)
 All bats must be BBCOR .50
No greater than -3
 All bats must be BBCOR .50
No greater than -3
Babe Ruth Softball
 Marked as “Official Softball Bat” or “Official Fastpitch Bat”  Marked as “Official Softball Bat” or “Official Fastpitch Bat”


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