DOWNEY - Early registration for Downey Ponytail's 2014 spring season begins next month.Sign-ups will be taken Dec. 7 and 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Dec. 8 and 15 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Independence Park. Cost is $75 for ages 5-6, and $125 for ages 8-14. Registration fee includes jersey, trophy, pictures, yearbook and secondary insurance. Players must supply their own helmet with a NOCSAE-approved face mask. Pitchers must supply their own pitchers mask. Late registration and evaluations begin Jan. 3. All players must attend an evaluation date for their division. Girls in the 8u through high school divisions will be evaluated and drafted. All players play at least every other inning with round robin-style batting. Deadline for coaches and managers to apply is Dec. 21, with voting by the Ponytail board taking place before evaluations. All volunteers must be approved and have completed a background check through ASA and Downey Ponytail. For questions or more information, call (562) 904-8000 or go online to downeyponytail.com.
********** Published: Nov. 28, 2013 - Volume 12 - Issue 33