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Northside's Mission: 

Developing a strong community by teaching baseball fundamentals and life skills; helping kids improve as players, work as a team, and grow as individuals.


**All fields are available**


434 980 1256 - TELEPHONE RAIN LINE - 434 980 1256

Mailing address - P.O Box 7531 Charlottesville 22906

(DO NOT LEAVE MESSAGES ON THIS LINE...They are not checked....please email the league with any questions or concerns.)


 Board Email Contact Info (click name to send email): | Alice Riccabona, President | Eric Lane, Vice President | John Brocato, Treasurer | Shana Kirby, Secretary

Any League Questions: Northside League Email  

Check out Northside's Facebook Page here.


***REGISTRATION FOR 2015 FALL BALL NOW OPEN!***

To register, go to our online registration system, and setup an account if you haven't done so in past seasons.  If you have registered with us before, use your existing account and your completed registration is only a few clicks away.

Divisions:

  • T-BALL (born between 5/1/09 & 4/30/12)
    Cost: $40 + 2 hours volunteer time.
     
  • ROOKIE LEAGUE (born between 5/1/07 & 4/30/09)
    Cost: $55 + 2 hours volunteer time.
     
  • MINOR LEAGUE (born between 5/1/05 & 4/30/07)
    Cost: $65 + 2 hours volunteer time.
     
  • MAJOR LEAGUE (born between 5/1/03 & 4/30/05)
    Cost: $65 + 2 hours volunteer time.


We strongly recommend that families register their players for their appropriate division based upon the birth date ranges that are specified.   Rare exceptions will be handled on a case-by-case basis.

Practices will begin in early September and Games will begin after Labor Day.

Home games are played at Hollymead, Baker-Butler and Woodbrook Elementary Schools. Away games could be played at Greene, McIntire, Pen Park or Peachtree Fields.

See our registration page or information flyer for information and payment options. 


August Sandlot Schedule

  • Kids are invited to come out and play ball!
  • Sandlot opportunities are available for Rookie (managed by Mike Vitale), Minor - please note changes on Sandlot page (managed by Eric Lane & Chris Guyton), and Major (managed by Jimmie Mills) players. 
  • Game start times are 6:00 PM.
  • If have to cancel due to inclement weather, the rain line will be used, 434-980-1256.
  • Sandlot games will begin the week of August 3rd.

For a complete list of sandlot opportunities, please visit our Sandlot Page

 


Fall Tournament Teams
Northside's Fall Tournament Teams will focus on skill development and having fun.  Teams will normally get together just once a week on Sundays for either practice or game(s).  The cost for the team (if any) will be determined at a later date based on actual number of games and uniform costs.  Activities won’t conflict with regular Northside Fall league play and players are encouraged to sign up for Northside’s fall league in addition to being part of this tournament team; Northside’s regular Fall registration is available now.   

For more information about our Fall Tournament Teams, please visit our Tournament Team page

 


 

Need new Baseball equipment for the Fall season?  Dick's Sporting Goods is offering coupons to Northside players!

For  savings on baseball equipment until 12/31/2015 print out the coupons here.

 

Thank you Dick's Sporting Goods for supporting Northside Cal Ripken League!


Volunteer for Northside

Northside is a volunteer run league - we could not be successful without the help of Northside Families and Community Members!

Each Northside Family is asked to meet a minimum volunteer requirement of 2 hours.  Already volunteered for Northside?  Click here to log your hours.

Northside offers many opportunities to volunteer such as:

  • Working in the concession stand Sign Up Here!
  • Coaching/Asst Coaching
  • Assisting with Opening Day and Day of Champions Festival
  • Team Parent
  • Field Maintenance
  • Base Coach, Scorekeeper, Dugout Parent
  • Board Member

Rivanna Gear and Apparel is offering the Northside Buyer's Club!

Membership is free - you get discounts on merchandise and Northside gets a portion of the proceeds!

For more information, view the flyer here.


Join our E-Mail list.

If you would like to keep up-to-date with our league happenings and future registration openings, please join our email list!


Carson Raymond Field Proposed Lights Project

6/12/15 Update:

It is with great excitement that we report that the County Board of Supervisors approved our Carson Raymond Field lights project.  Let the capital campaign begin!  Extra special thanks to Rob Propes, Bill Owens and Eric Woolley for all their hard work to make this happen!

Northside Cal Ripken League has begun the process to obtain approval to put field lights up on Carson Raymond Field.  Want more information?  Download our fact sheet here.

For more detailed information, check out the Carson Raymond Lights Project Page.


Sponsors are Needed!

Fall Ball Level I ($250) includes company name across the back of the team shirt and a commemorative plaque. 

If you would like more information about sponsorship, please see our Sponsor PDF under our website Document Center section for additional details.


Division Commissioners:

 


Northside Cal Ripken League accepts registration from boys and girls who will be four (4) years old before May 1, 2015 and who will not be thirteen (13) years old before May 1, 2015, and who live within the following elementary school districts: Agnor-Hurt, Cale, Hollymead, Stone-Robinson, Baker-Butler, City of Charlottesville Red Hill (east of Rt.29), Stony Point, Broadus Wood, Greer, Scottsville, & Woodbrook.

 



News Headlines  more >>

· August 2015 Sandlot Schedule7/21/2015
· 2015 Fall Tournament Teams7/21/2015
· Register now for 2015 Fall Ball7/19/2015



Upcoming Events  more >>

New to Minor League SandlotAug 4 2015 5:30PMBaker Butler

On Tuesday, 8/4 @ 530, we will meet at Baker Butler and go over the basics of pitching from a flat surface; face live coach and kid pitch at the plate, and practice advanced base running skills including leading, and stealing. Hopefully, we will finish the evening with a 1-3 inning scrimmage.


Major SandlotAug 4 2015 6:00PMCarson Raymond Field
  • Kids are invited to come out and play ball!
  • Game start times are 6:00 PM.
  • If have to cancel due to inclement weather, the rain line will be used, 434-980-1256.

Experienced Minor SandlotAug 4 2015 6:00PMHollymead Lower Field
  • Kids are invited to come out and play ball!
  • Game start times are 6:00 PM.
  • If have to cancel due to inclement weather, the rain line will be used, 434-980-1256.