Welcome to the GYTC Fall Ball Program registration page. Below you will find information about each package. Please note the registration is a two step process, step one register the athlete below with GYTC for this years fall ball program and step two pay for the program through our secure payment process. Once you have successfully registered you will be automatically redirected for payment. You will also receive confirmation of payment once complete.
It’s too soon to put the glove down and hang up the cleats. Going Yard Training Centre is pleased to present Fall Ball 2017 Programs. Featuring coaches Mathew Kosteniuk, Jordan Draeger, Logan Clewes, and Marshall Dean, & Brody Boyenko. The goal of GY Fall Ball is to improve the fundamental skill level of each player, and to instill fun and overall excitement for the game of baseball. Going Yard Baseball has a lot to offer for information and learning the game, and to develop relationships with other baseball players in the city of Saskatoon and area.
Fall Baseball offers two programs. The Instructional Program, which an instructional 12 week camp. Held primarily outdoors at Geoff Hughes Baseball Complex & The Fall Ball Team Program in which registrants can expect x2 weekly practices, games, and a culmination tournament in Phoenix Arizona.
The Fall Ball Team package. By registering for this program you are looking to extend your season with skilled coaches that will work to strengthen the fundamentals of your player in a team setting.
If you would like to try-out for the Going Yard Travel Team, but are unsure if your player will make a team we present the option of trying out on August 19th. Once players are placed on their rosters the remainder of players will then have the choice to re-direct to the instruction program, or cease training for the fall. Please see the packages below for more information.
Dates: August 19th – November 4th.
Age Range: 8 to 16 years old.
- 1 Saturday morning sessions from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm weekly.
- 1 Mid-week hitting lesson on Wednesday evenings. Note: Evening time dependent on age group. Between 5:00 pm and 9:00 pm. No scheduled sessions on long weekends.
Designed for players who aren’t ready to put the glove away just yet and want to improve their baseball skills simply for the love of game. Fundamentals are the focus and are adaptable to all skill levels. Hitting, hitting for power and to all fields. Pitching, proper mechanics lead to command and velocity. Defense wins championships. Going Yard coaches will teach to attack and release the ball with accuracy.
Package 2: GYTC Fall Ball (Travel Team) – $549.00
Dates: August 19th – November 15th.
Age Range: 11 to 15 years old. (Interest for 16U, 17U and 18U TBD after registration)
Sessions: TBD by each team coach.
GYTC Fall Ball players will be designated a dedicated qualified coach for the fall season. Players will be placed on rosters and can expect 3+ hours a week of team practice and as many as a dozen exhibition games prior to the Phoenix departure. We will play exhibition games against other fall ball programs in Alberta and Saskatchewan both home and away and will make their way down to Phoenix for the school break in November to compete in the USSSA Veterans Salute tournament.
The amount of registrants at each group will determine how many teams are created, and will then be scheduled to play one another, as well as other programs around the province.
Tryouts for the travel teams will take place the weekend of August 19th & 20th. Attendance at 2 of 4 session dates will be required. Teams will be announced on the August 24.
- There is a $40 tryout fee for the Travel Program.
All travel costs associated to the player will be the responsibility of player. Uniforms, team insurance and team apparel will be supplied by GYTC Fall Baseball.
Please visit this link to determine your players age group for the fall season.