Youth Baseball / Softball

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Swing into Fun - 2024 Youth Baseball/Softball Registration Now Open! 

Sign-up now to reserve a spot on a team. 

Registration Information

Save $10 by registering on-line.  Utilize coupon code BASEBALL at checkout.

Fees:  $80 Resident/VRC Member; $105 Non-Resident

IMPORTANT:  Teams are drawn in mid-March and practice will begin in late March. Practices are held during weekday evenings and on Saturdays.  Participants will be notified of team placement by the child’s specific coach.  The first games are scheduled for late April and the last games are scheduled for late June.  Games are scheduled on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evenings and on Saturdays. 

T-Ball (Coed)

Activity #                League                   Ages

180001-01               T - Ball                    5 - 6   


Activity #                League                   Ages by 06/01/24

180110-02               G - Ball                    7 - 8   

180110-03               F - Minor                  9 – 10 (Travel required)

180110-04               F - Major                 11 - 12 (Travel required)

180110-05               E - Teener               13 - 15 (Travel required) 

180110-06               E - Senior                16 - 18 (Travel required)


Activity#                 League                   Ages by 01/01/24

180220-02               G - Ball                    7 - 8 (Travel required)

180220-03               B - Minor                 9 - 10 (Travel required)

180220-04               B - Major                 11 - 12 (Travel required)

180220-05               A - Minor                 13 - 14 (Travel required)

Start Smart Baseball-Softball 

This program is designed to teach boys and girls the basic fundamentals of baseball/softball: throwing, catching and hitting.  Each week participants will practice skills and learn the rules of the game.  All children 3 to 5 years of age may register for this program at the same time as the Vandalia Baseball/Softball Program.  

Ages:  3 - 5 years old

Fee:  $30 Resident/VRC Member; $35 Non-Resident

Location:  Vandalia Sports Complex North Fields 

Special Note:  Balls and gloves are not required for this program, but if you have one, please bring it.   

Activity#                 Day                         Date                        Time

180002-00               WED                        05/1 - 05/29             6:15 - 7:15pm 

Team Sponsors Needed!

Please consider being a team sponsor for our youth sports in 2024. Contributions help keep costs affordable for our local families. We are working to increase sponsor visibility this year. Let's be partners and provide great opportunities for kids in our community! Click here to view the Youth Sports Sponsorship Form.

Umpires Wanted

Looking to become an umpire?  The VPRD is always looking for youth and adult league umpires!  Contact Jeff Kreill at for youth leagues (must be 14 years old).


Register online

Youth Sports Scholarships

Youth Sports Scholarships are available to students that attend Vandalia-Butler City Schools. If your child receives free or reduced lunch, then you are eligible. Click here for more information.