49th Annual Hub DeJong Tournament Lynden WA, Bender Fields
June 3rd, 2022 Possible Friday Night 6:15pm Games TBD Local Teams Only
Team Registration Form
Saturday June 4th, Sunday June 5th, 2022
Please Register Early: Signup order will be used if we limit participation.
The State of Washington may change youth sport Guidelines and limit participation levels at each complex
Hub Tournament Divisions: ALL TEAMS PLAY 4 GAMES
- Ripken Competitive: 12s, 11s, 10s & 9s this is 100% Based on Team Participation ($400 per team)
- Recreational Divisions: Major grades 5/6 and Minor grades 3/4 ($325)
Spring Recreational Baseball Division: March-June 2022
Lynden Youth Sports organizes and facilitates a recreational spring baseball program for boys and girls in grades 1-8. For our 1st & 2nd graders we offer a Machine pitch co-ed program. All other grades are player pitch. All children from 1st through 8th who live in Whatcom county are eligible to register and play recreational baseball. Players are signed up on a first come first served based on the amount of Coach/Parent participation.
The spring season will last approximately 10 weeks. Signups open in February and continue thru March 21st , practices begin the third week of March. The 10+ game season is played in April and May most games are played at Bender field with the possibility of some games being played at various Whatcom county locations. The REC baseball coordinator and committee will place players that register into different teams based on their grade and gender, teams may be made up of players that go to different schools. Each team is allocated a coach and assistant coach, coaches will organize one to two practice sessions per week for his/her team. There are two games played per week one weeknight and one on Saturday. Recreational games are played at Bender Field and additional Whatcom county locations. $55 per Player. SAVE THESE DATES: REC PRACTICES BEGIN March 22th 2021…. GAMES BEGIN April 19th 2021…PICTURE DAY is TBD in 2021……SPRING SEASON ENDS BY June 6th 2021
ONE player only and both players must request each other. This is one of the toughest parts for all…Please Support LYS with this. THIS A LEARNING and HAVE FUN BASEBALL PROGRAM. LYS kindly asks that Kindergarten players participate in the Rookies Program hosted by others.
CAL RIPKEN BASEBALL UPDATE: This Season will start with a combined League with all LYS Baseball Players/Coaches
Do to the lack of Whatcom County Teams participating in the Ripken program Lynden Youth Sports will implement a NEW program for the 2022 Baseball Season. All players who sign up will play a 10 to 12 game regular season, Players will be evaluated throughout the season and then selected for participation in Tournament play along with the possibility of a Ripken State Tournament, the selection process will be 100% optional for ALL who participate. Additional Information on this process will be sent to all.
The LYS Ripken Charter allows for a selection process for all who participate in the regular baseball season
The all-star season starts in June and runs until the beginning of July. The all-star teams will play additional games and travel to other venues in Washington state. Participation is optional and the cost is paid by the participants and or with fundraisers.
PONY Recreational Baseball Division: Dates March-June 2022
Pony League is for Grades 7 and 8 and 100% based on PLAYER PARTICIPATION and signups LYS has helped facilitate a Pony Team in previous seasons. The Pony League is organized by Bellingham Pony League. The cost per player is $150 games are played at Bender field and various Whatcom county locations.
Summer Recreational Baseball Division: Dates June-July 2022
Lynden Youth Sports organizes and facilitates a recreational summer baseball program for boys in grades 3rd-6th, and girls & boys (co-ed) for 1st & 2nd graders. All children who live in Whatcom county are eligible to register and play recreational summer baseball. Signups begin in May and continue thru June, practices begin the first week in June. The summer season will be completed by the 3rd week in July.
The baseball coordinator and committee will place players that register into different teams based on their grade and gender. Teams will be made up of players that go to different schools. Each team is allocated a coach and assistant coach, coaches will organize one practice session per week for his / her team. The 10 game season plays 2 games per week Monday–Thursday with no weekend games. Half of the games are played at Bender Fields and the remainder at various Whatcom County B&G club locations. $55 per Player.
REC & PONY COACHES ARE NEEDED:
UMPIRES ARE NEEDED:
FIELD COORDINATOR NEEDED:
We Thank You
For Additional information please email
Stay home when sick or if a close contact of someone with COVID-19 Athletes, coaches, umpires/referees, spectators and any other volunteer staff will be required to stay home if they feel unwell, show any signs of COVID-19, or are a close contact of a confirmed case