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Baseball, Softball, T-Ball

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Congratulations to both our Fall baseball Pony teams for taking 1st (Pony Blue) and 2nd (Pony Red) in the Fall Baseball Inter-Village League. Hoffman Pony competed against teams from Palatine and Schaumburg. Great season boys, we will see you in the spring!

Youth Baseball

Baseball leagues are available for boys ages 5-18 and softball leagues are available for girls ages 5-12. The program focuses on the basic fundamentals of throwing, hitting, fielding and base running.

Shetland (Kindergarten)   This program focuses on the basic fundamentals of throwing, hitting, fielding and base running. The season includes 12 games plus weekly practices (day and time to be determined). Children will start by using a tee to hit and work their way up to coaches pitch by the mid way point of the season.

Pinto (Grade 1-2)    Pinto baseball is a mix of coaches pitching the first half of games and introducing the players to players pitching the 2nd half of the game. Fundamentals continue to be addressed, along with the introduction of a more in-depth approach to the game. The season includes 12 games plus practice (dates and times TBD).

Mustang (Grade 3-4)    Mustang baseball is players pitching the entire game. Stealing will be introduced at this level as well. The season includes 12 games and an in-house tournament. Day and time of practice is determined by each volunteer coach.

Bronco (Grade 5-6)    Players will pitch the whole game. Fundamentals are still a focus while bunting and leadoffs are introduced.

Pony (Grade 7-8)        

Colt: High School (Grade 9-12)    When high school baseball ends we’re just starting! The season includes 12 games and an in-house tournament. Practice days and times are determined by each volunteer coach. This league is great for players want to continue playing into the summer months. Teams will play against SAA and PSYB teams.

Youth Softball 

1st & 2nd Grade Girls (6-8 years)
Young softball enthusiasts are exposed to the basic fundamentals of organized softball. Basic skills are reinforced as new, more advanced skills are introduced. Players are exposed to “live pitching” from coaches. The season includes 12-14 games plus weekly practices (dates and times to be determined)

3rd & 4th Grade Girls (8-10 years)  Young players build their softball skills in game play. Fundamentals are reinforced as more advanced game strategy is developed. Players must be ages 9-10 as of 5/3/19. The season includes 12 games and an in-house tournament. Day and time of practice is determined by each volunteer coach.   

5th & 6th Grade Girls (11-12 years)   The season includes 12 games and an in-house tournament.    

7th & 8th Grade Girls (13-14 years)  12 games and in-house tournament.


Contact for the Baseball, Softball, T-ball: Kyle Thomas, 847-285-5429, kthomas@heparks.org