FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dan Derrington, President
The Downtown Optimist Club of Meridian
Meridian, MS – May 5, 2017 – The Downtown Optimist Club announces that registration for the 2017 Season of Crestwood T-Ball will begin soon! Crestwood T-Ball games will be held at Crestwood field during the month of July starting Thursday, July 6, 2017. The number of participants who register will determine the number of teams. Trophies will be given to all players at the end of the season.
Registration will take place at Crestwood Baseball Field. Boys and Girls ages 4 to 6 are encouraged to participate. Cost is $60 per child ($40 for each additional child in the same family) and includes a jersey, baseball cap and trophy for each child. Parents are also encouraged to attend and participate in the coaching and will be given an opportunity to volunteer during the registration process. We have a maximum of 150 player slots available so be sure to register early!
A registration form is available from the DTOC website at www.dtoc.org.
Crestwood T-Ball Registration will be held at six separate times:
- Tuesday, May 16 – 5:30pm to 7:00pm
- Thursday, May 18– 5:30pm to 7:00pm
- Tuesday, May 23 – 5:30pm to 7:00pm
- Thursday, May 25 – 5:30pm to 7:00pm
- Tuesday, May 30 – 5:30pm to 7:00pm
- Thursday, June 1 – 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Parents may also register during business hours at the locations below.
- Quality PC of Meridian, 3910 Highway 45 North, Meridian, MS 39301 (601) 485-4404
- Jeffrey Wilson State Farm, 2401 Highway 39 North, Meridian, MS (601) 483-8253
Parents can also print off the registration form from www.dtoc.org/t-ball and send with check to DTOC, P.O. Box 3399, Meridian, MS 39303
If your child is between the ages of 4 and 6, take this opportunity to sign up for Crestwood T-Ball. We are also in need of coaches and assistant coaches so if you’d like to help please mark it on your child’s registration form. Learning the game of baseball is just as much fun as playing it! And coaching is a rewarding experience with your child.
The Downtown Optimist Club has been supporting youth programs such as Junior Golf and Youth Baseball programs in the Meridian area since 1941.