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The Ohio Prospects League's 2014 18U Division All Star Team goes 1-1 at the 2014 Pony Baseball "Battle of the Stars" All Star event at Bob Cene Park in Youngstown Ohio 7/22/2014. In the first game they beat the Youngstown, Ohio Class 'B' 18U All Star team team 5-3 and in the second game they lost to the Diamond League 18U Connie Mack Division All Stars 10-2. An 18U All Star team from the greater Pittsburg area the Quad City All Stars also participated in the event. Congratulations to the 2014 18U Division Ohio Prospects League All Stars !!!

All Star Team players: Garfield Hts Bulldogs > Isaiah Thompson-Christian Shorterage, Ohio Scrappers > Jaret Troutman-Joe Puhalla-Clay Sposit, Northern Ohio Canes Select > Alex Kebbel, Northern Ohio Hurricanes > Evan Baschko, Players I Bulls . Jared Erasmus-Barrett Weber, Ohio Jays > Bobby Dixon, Lake Erie Warhawks > Mike Martin, North Coast Elite > Cameron Fuller-Cameron Domico, Force Express > James Zajaczkowski, Ohio Longhorns . Brandon Talion, Stow SeaWolves > Cooper Easton, Premier Athletics Orange > Taylor Cave, Green Bulldogs > Anthony Snyder, the team was coached by Louis Ule Head Coach Ohio Scrappers 18U team and Ty Kovach from the Ohio Scrappers 18U team.

 2014 14U ALL TOURNAMENT TEAM.  The Ohio Prospects League will for the 2nd straight year put together two All Tournament Teams to participate in the PONY Tournament.  The PONY Tournament is the top 14u baseball tournament in the World.  The PONY World Series has teams from Mexico, Carribean, and the Far East.  The Regional which is the first round of the PONY Tournament begins in Youngstown where the winner advances to the Zone in North Carolina and then the World Series in Washington, PA.  We again are looking forward to competing with the top levels of baseball at the 14u age group.To see the team rosters ckick-on OPL 14U All Tournament Team Info in the Main Menu.

Special Announcement  The Ohio Prospects League is adding a 12U Division for the 2015 Summer Season !!

The Ohio Prospects League is now accepting team applications for the 18-16-15-14-13-12U divisions for the 2015 summer season. Teams must apply each season to play in the league. To submit your application go to the Main Menu to Handouts & Forms page; please follow the instructions provided to complete the form and send it in to the league.

News Flash The Ohio Prospects League would like to welcome a new sponsor to our website Agona Baseball Camps for information go to the Main Menu to the "Sponsors Page"

Team Managers / Coaches 

Please remember for the 14U-18U Divisions the league follows OHSAA rules.  Therefore bats must have the BBCOR certification on them or they are considered illegal.

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY AND UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE !!!

The BBCOR decertification process has been implemented on the following bats: REEBOK VECTOR TLS-33" - MARUCCI CAT-5 33" LENGTH

These bats may have the BBCOR stamp on them, But they have been ruled illegal by the OHSAA!!!!

 

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY AND UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!!!

The BBCOR decertification process has been implemented on the following bat(s):

 
Reebok Vector TLS 32-inch model

Reebok Vector TLS 33-inch model

Marucci CAT5 33-inch model

Marucci CAT5 34-inch model

Marucci Black 33-inch model

Marucci Black 34-inch model

Nike – CX2-BT0636 (light grey)

Nike – CX2-BTO573 (dark grey)

Nike – CX2-BTO598 (blue)

The BPF (13U) decertification process has been implemented on the following bat(s):
 
Louisville Slugger (Hillerich & Bradsby) TPX Dynasty - 12 bat (Model - YB12D - black/red/grey)

 

Mattingly Balistk (Model: BTKYB) Blue
These bats should be considered a non-compliant bat 

They are ILLEGAL!

 Please Note: 13U Division Teams

For the 13U Division ** bats must have a bpf of 1.15 or less and the diameter must not be larger than 2 5/8 inches, Field playing distance is 54’ 80’

CONCUSSION LAW: According to the law, amateur youth sport organizations are required to make their coaches more aware of concussions including concussion training. Here is a link to the NFHS website for a free seminar on Concussion Awareness that will satisfy the new Ohio law. http://www.nfhslearn.com/electiveDetail.aspx?courseID=38000 It is a free seminar that lasts about 20 minutes. You will first need to get a username and password for the site (also free) and then sign up for the seminar. You will be able to watch and listen to the seminar right on the computer

Parents/Players:  Please be aware of rule #9:
Each individual player (and parent - guardian ) will be required to completely fill out
and sign OPL player contract Player contracts go into effect when signed, completed
and received by a League Official. Once a player signs an OPL contract for a team for a
given season, he is committed to that team for that season.  Players may not play on another team in the Ohio Prospects League unless released by June 30th. To read all of the League Rules go the Main Menu to "Handouts & Forms" 

Click-on "My Site News" in the Main Menu to read News and Information Articles for the 18/16/15/14/13U teams throughout their 2014 season !!

Click - on "Champions Page" in the Main Menu to view all of the OPL teams who have Won Tournaments in 2014.

LEAGUE FORMS AND LEAGUE RULES FOR THE OHIO PROSPECTS LEAGUE HAVE BEEN POSTED ON THE HANDOUTS / FORMS PAGE IN THE MAIN MENU. YOU CAN NOW FILL IN THE INFORMATION ON THE FORM ON LINE AND SAVE/PRINT/EMAIL THE FORMS. GO TO THE MAIN MENU CLICK-ON HANDOUTS TO SEE THE LEAGUE RULES/ FORMS PAGE.

 To Fax Information to the League Office fax info to 440-951-9373

Ohio Prospects League Inc 38255 Westminster Lane Willoughby, Ohio 44094 



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