The American Baseball Youth Association, a not for profit organization, geared toward offering better options for teams, coaches, players and parents will be teaming up with NATIONS BASEBALL beginning in 2014.
Nations Baseball was formed to bring together the best elements in youth baseball today. Starting with advanced technology, the Nations Baseball website features the most complete roster system and team classification system in the country. Teams compete in Metro, Select, Elite and Premier, leagues and tournaments around the nation with opportunities to attend World Series events in the most attractive locations in the country.
Nations Baseball plans to introduce Premier National Championship events which include events at Cooperstown Dreams Park in Cooperstown, NY and at the future location of Nations Baseball Park in Louisville, KY.
Nations registered teams and leagues are the beneficiaries of year round insurance coverage with the most complete insurance plans in the country. Teams can play anywhere, with anyone at any time during the season and always be covered. Team Insurance costs $150.00/per team and this provides the team with not only Liability Insurance, but secondary medical coverage and a Nations Sanction Fee.
The Nations Baseball roster system features interaction with the parents of every player so that there is an accountability mechanism for every roster move made to any player in the system. Coaches and parents both will benefit from the website communication manager which explains the implications of any roster move made to any player.
Nations Baseball is committed to providing the most robust and accurate team management system in the country, thereby promoting fair play amongst all ages and classes.
The ABYA and Nations Baseball will offer Tournaments in 3 different classifications (Single A); (Double A); & (Triple A/Elite). The Single A and Double A divisions are considered local teams and/or park all-star teams that have players from one general area. The Triple A/Elite Division are for the bigger travel based organizations and teams that have players from different counties, cities and/or states. All teams must sanction via National Baseball to play in a tournament.The ABYA looks forward to hosting your team during the 2014 season!
American Baseball Youth Association (ABYA) & Nations Baseball would like to welcome you to the 2014 Nations Baseball Midwest Regional Championship Series for 9U, 11U, & 12U (seperate divisions) to be held at Riverview Park in Elkhart, IN only 25 minutes from the University of Notre Dame. Team Check in will take place on Wednesday, July 17th with play to begin on Thursday, July 18th. We will conduct Opening Ceremonies on July 18th (afternoon) and Skills Competitions. To register for this awesome event, go to the Youth Tournaments Page and click on Tournaments. Each player from the winning team will receive an awesome Championship Award from Nations Baseball.
2014 ELITE ALL-STAR SHOWCASE (WOOD BAT)
Hosted @ Lenz Fields, Jacksonville, Il
Lenz Field will host the 2014 Elite All-Star Showcase Event. In 2013 they hosted the "Play the Turf" All State Games and it was a tremendous success. All State players from several states including IL, MO, IN, IA, WI, KS will compete in this event. Brian Blondell, NIBL Director, is the Indiana State Director for this exciting program and weekend of baseball for the best players in the Midwest Area.
Dates are July 31st - August 3rd, 2014
The Elite All-Star Showcase will feature All-Star teams from each of the 9U - 14U age levels from the Greater Midwest Area. This event will include opening ceremonies, skills competition and action packed baseball games from the best players thse states.
2014 Elite All-Star Showcase - Player Participation
All Indiana players ages 9 - 14 are eligible. All players must attend a try-out to be selected to participate on the 2014 Indiana, Elite All-Star Showcase Team. Teams will be formed by State Directors and State Coaches evaluating the players throughout the 2014 season and scheduled try outs. The top 12-14 players from each age group 9 - 14 will be awarded roster spots. See more information on how to register by clicking on the All-State Games on the left hand side of this page.