Whiteville Optimist Dixie Youth Baseball: Welcome

Registration for players wishing to participate in the 2016 Whiteville Optimist Dixie Youth Baseball Program will be held at the Whiteville Parks and Recreation Center according to the following dates and times:

  • Friday, February 19 from 6 pm - 8 pm
  • Saturday, February 20 from 9 am - 1 pm
  • Friday, February 26 from 6 pm - 8 pm
  • Saturday, February 27 from 9 am - 1 pm

The Whiteville Optimist Dixie Youth Baseball league will include the following leagues for 2016: (League age is age of the child as of April 30, 2016)

  • AA Machine Pitch Ages 6 to 8
  • AAA Regular Dixie Youth Ages 9 and 10
  • Majors Regular Dixie Youth Ages 11 and 12

Registration in the Whiteville Optimist Dixie Youth Baseball league is open to any child who lives in or attends a school within the Whiteville City School District and who will be at least 6 years old before May 1st and who will not turn 13 before May 1st of this year.

A $35 fee must be paid at the time of registration. Player Registration Forms must be signed by both the player and parent.

Orders for Dixie Youth Baseball T-shirts and Car Magnets also will be taken at registration. The cost of the t-shirt is $12 and Magnets $6.

Any participant who previously has NOT PLAYED in the 6 to 12 age group league also must bring a birth certificate copy to registration to be kept by the league. Players wishing to participate must register even if they played on a team last season.

Anyone interested in coaching any of the age groups should complete a Coach Application Form and bring to registration.