Every Child Should Experience the Joy of Baseball.
Not just to watch, but to play. To swing the bat, hear the roar of the crowd,and experience the thrill of
crossing home plate. To be part of a team.
Yorktown JAA hosts the Challenge League
A league designed to enable every child to play baseball regardless of ability. The Challenge League welcomes
all special needs players ages 4-18, or up to 22 if still enrolled in high school.
LOCATION: Yorktown Sports Park
DATES: Wednesday, September 6, 13, 20, 27
COST: $25 - Includes shirt and hat. If you need to pay by cash or check, contact
Heather Taylor. (765) 730-6632, firstname.lastname@example.org.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: August 27
Play will be similar to Tee Ball. Batters may use the tee as needed. There will not be outs,
and score will not be kept. Every player hits and moves base to base so they may enjoy the thrill of the game.
Yorktown JAA Challenge League Online Registration is brought to you by
PLEASE READ - 2018 USA Baseball Bat Standard
Late summer and fall are very popular times to take advantage of season ending clearance sales on baseball bats.
Please be aware this year that beginning January 1, 2018 the new USA Baseball bat standard for youth baseball
will take effect. No baseball or tee ball bats used in 2017 will be allowed to be used past December 31, 2017.
The 2018 Baseball Bat Standard DOES NOT affect Little League Softball and Yorktown JAA Softball.
USA Baseball is the national governing body for the sport of baseball in the United States and all member
organizations of USA Baseball will be adhering to this new standard. This includes Little League Baseball
of which the Yorktown JAA is a member.
For more information on the new USA Baseball youth bat standard please visit the following links.
Justin Brannon, Kenneth Clark, Ethan Hellems, Benjamin Hradesky, Jordan King, Greyson Mayse, Kalen McKenzie,
William Pruitt, Quentyn Richman, Jack Schmidt, Brayden Williams
Jerremy King and Michael Hradesky
T.I.G.E.R. Award Winners: Connor French (Cardinals), Aiden Witt (Cubs), Wyatt Turner (Giants), Quentyn Richman (Orioles),
Stryker Edwards (Phillies), Brody Roberts (Pirates), Chandler Hicks (Yankees)
Raptors Win 2017 JAA Single A Baseball Championship
Adam Combs, Kyler Coots, Lucas Coston, Drew Fogle, Joseph Hazen, Kerry Keller, Jackson New, Aidan Panoncillo,
Ethan Popp, Mason Smith, Seth Tollett, Hunter Turpen
Uriah Turpen and Paul Cooper
Noah Barnet, Conner Belt, Lamar Curtis - Taylor, Casey Daugherty, Tanner Eppard, Aydn Gonzales, Nathan Hill,
Gavin Mitchell, Grant Reed, Cooper Rench, Cohen West, Reese Zaucha
Travis Belt and Corey West
T.I.G.E.R. Award Winners: Connor Rowray (Athletics), Isaac Whitt (Blue Jays), Grant Reed (Braves),
Corbin Buck (Mets), Max Thompson (Reds)
Gators Win 2017 JAA Double A Softball Championship
Hadlee Barnard, Ella Churchill, Lydia Hazen, Olivia Jaromin, Carlee Jones, Olivia Jones, Zarah Jones,
Isabella Randolph, Taylor Sayers, Morgan Stillwagon, Reece Temple
Rick Johnson, Trent Randolph, and Emily Jones
T.I.G.E.R. Award Winners: Ali Rikala (Bulldogs),Reece Temple (Gators), Charlotte Childers (Hurricanes), Marlee Spoonemore (Tigers),
Kaylee Wales (Wildcats)
Abigail Booher, Melia Conklin, Lela Davis, Alexis Fields, Haylie Fluhr, Juliet Gibson, Emma Hansard, Savannah Love,
Emma Reynolds, Marin Thurman
Jeff Hansard and Dinah Gibson
T.I.G.E.R. Award Winners: Natalie Allen (Crimson Tide), Alexis Fields (Tigers), Ava Aul (Yellow Jackets)
Field Name Changes
As happens from time to time venues that we know
and love change names from one corporate sponsor to another. Today we are announcing that Yorktown JAA Field #5
has a new name! Thank you for your patience as we update signage and web pages.
Please welcome the new corporate sponsor of Field #5, Victory Honda!
Field Name Changes
As happens from time to time in the fast paced ever changing world of big time sports, venues that we know
and love change names from one corporate sponsor to another. Today we are announcing that Yorktown JAA Field #1,
Tyler Wealth Diamond, and Yorktown JAA Field #5, Nanko Yard, are getting new names. Thank you for your patience as we
update signage and web pages.
Please welcome the new corporate sponsor of Field #1, Yorktown JAA's premiere baseball diamond, Toyota of Muncie.
For now, Field #5 will simply be know as "Field 5". If you are interested in becoming the field sponsor
of Field #5 please contact
Scott Smalstig at
215-7373 or e-mail him at
Photos from the 2017 JAA Season at SmugMug
Visit yorktownjaa.smugmug.com and check out photos from this year's Yorktown JAA Little League
season. Photos are donated by volunteer photographers, so all proceeds from purchases go directly to JAA. (photo processing is ongoing so
more photos will be added than are there now)