DYB sets tentative dates
By Michael Butler
The Tallassee Dixie Youth Baseball League will be back in full swing before you can "bat" an eye. The DYB board has set its schedule for upcoming events incuding signup dates.
Registration is slated for Friday, Jan. 26 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. and Satureday, Feb. 3 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the fieldhouse at J. E. "Hot" O'Brien Stadium. The cost will be $85 per player and $60 per additional sibling. First-year players will need a copy of their birth certificate.
Tryouts are planned for consecutive Saturdays, Feb. 10 and 17 at 1 p.m. at the Dixie Youth Baseball Complex.
Teams will draft players for three age groups; 7/8, 9/10 and 11/12, the week of Feb. 19. First practices are planned for the week of Feb. 26.
The first games are expected to begin on March 20 with opening day on March 24.