Fall Ball

Fall Baseball Registration for 2017 will open on July 22.

Fall Ball Recreational:  Kindergarten through 8th Grade

Team Assignment: Individual Players are assigned by school and geographic quadrants bisected by College Avenue and Drake Road.  FCBC does not guarantee coaches for Fall Ball teams. Parents are encouraged to sign up on the registration to help coach and assist the Fall Ball teams. If a team does not have a coach by scheduling time, the team will be disbanded.

Coaches Meeting:  Wednesday, August 31 at the FCBC Office in City Park. 6:30pm – 7:30pm. Coaches will receive rosters, equipment, rules, and more.

Contact the FCBC Office at office@fcbcmail.org or 970-484-3368 for more information.

Recreational Player Information

Note for Fall Ball:  all Leagues must have a minimum of 3 teams to run a league.
Players are assigned to teams based on their Fall 2016 school grade.

Single Grade League:  Kindergarten
Combined Grades:  1st/2nd, 3rd/4th, 5th/6th, 7th/8th

  • Games are played Sundays 12pm – 7pm
  • 6 League Games (9/11 – 10/16) — in the event of weather cancellations, Fall Ball games are not made up.
  • FCBC provides Game Balls, Umpires, Scheduling, Field Rental and Maintenance, Equipment, and Administration
  • Focus of the league is on individual and team instruction by coaches
  • Umpires are asked to both call the game and assume a more active role in educating both the players and the coaches
  • Coaches are given the opportunity to use free substitution in order to provide more individualized instruction

Fall Player Fees

League age for a player is determined by their 2017/2018 grade level in school.  Note:  we must have at least 3 teams to run a league.

  • Kindergarten:  $90 – Advanced T-Ball (Coach Pitch — if strikeout, one swing off the tee)
  • 1st/2nd:  $105 – Coach Pitch
  • 3rd & 4th Grade – $115 (umpire provided)
  • 5th & 6th Grade – $125 (umpires provided)
  • 7th & 8th Grade – $130 (umpires provided)

Players are assigned to teams by school and geographic quadrants bisected by College Avenue and Drake Road.  FCBC does not guarantee coaches for Fall Ball teams. Parents are encouraged to sign up to help coach and assist — indicate your availability/interest on the registration form.

Click Fall Ball Coach Application to fill out the coach application form.

Fall Uniforms

  • Players should use existing FCBC summer jerseys
  • GOJO Sports provides the reversible FCBC jersey for 1st – 4th grades if needed
  • 5th-8th grades may wear their summer team jersey or a FALL BALL JERSEY from GOJO Sports

Intermediate, AA, & AAA Teams

Age Divisions: Levels are combined for Fall and multiple levels can play on one team. Teams may be combined and 3 teams are needed for a league

  •  9u – Wood bat is optional
  • 10u – Wood bat is optional
  • 11u – Wood bat is optional
  • 12u – Wood bat is optional
  • 13u – Wood bat is optional
  • 14u – Wood bat is optional

Overview

  • Games played on Sundays 12pm – 7pm and all games are in Fort Collins
  • 6 League Games, September 10 to October 15 (note: Fall Ball games are not made-up if impacted by weather)
  • Wood bats are optional for leagues
  • Game Balls are provided, teams provide their own equipment including bats
  • Focus of league is on individual and team instruction
  • Umpires are asked to both call the game and assume a more active role in educating both players and coaches
  • Coaches are given the opportunity to use free substitution in order to provide more individualized instruction

Team Cost for Travel teams:  $1100 — roster not to exceed 13 players (Note for Fall Ball:  must have a minimum of 3 teams to run a league.)

Fall Baseball TRAVEL Team Registration

  • All teams in this level are coach initiated; teams may be formed from their summer teams by a coach. To be included in the schedule, Coaches must complete the waiver and provide this data, along with payment, to FCBC by August 22.
  • Uniforms:  Teams may choose to use existing summer jerseys (each player must have a number on their jersey and be in appropriate baseball attire)