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Babe Ruth Sign-Up Deadline Approaching


Last day to sign up for the upcoming Escalon Babe Ruth season is Thursday, Jan. 14. Players must reside in or attend school within the Escalon Unified School District boundaries or Valley Home Joint School District boundaries.

New participants must have an original (no photocopy) birth certificate at the time of registration. Players wanting to move up a division must make a request to the Recreation Commission at the regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 6.

Co-ed T-Ball is for four- through six-year-olds, cost is $45; age is as of April 30, 2016.

For Boys Baseball, age is as of April 30 and divisions and costs are: 6 to 8 years old, Rookie, $55; 9 and 10, Minors, $60; 11 and 12, Majors, $65; 13 to 15 Division, $65.

Girls Softball divisions are based on age as of Dec. 31, 2015 and include: 6 to 8 years old, Rookie, cost is $55; 9 and 10, Minor, $60; 11 and 12, Major, $65; 13 to 15, 16U, cost is $65.

Evaluation day will be Saturday, Jan. 23 at Hogan Field, 1051 Escalon Ave.