Lakewood Baseball Club Coaches, Parents and supporters,

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  1. How do I get on to a team?
    1. Everyone registers as an individual in Lakewood Baseball Club
      1. Cascade players register using a code provided by their coach
      2. Olympic players register and pay as an individual
  2. Are there try outs or evaluations?
    1. There are no try outs to play baseball in Lakewood.There are Cascade teams that play in LBC that may have a form of try out or evaluation, as they may be recruiting for a specific position that they have an opening for.
    2. Players in Shetland and Pinto Divisions will be placed on teams. Players in Mustang, Bronco, Pony and Colt will either join a Cascade Conference Team or register as an individual and be placed on a team via the draft.
  3. I played in 2017...
    1. If you are in the Shetland and Pinto Divisions, register as an individual and you will be placed on a team.
    2. If you are entering Mustang, Bronco, Pony or Colt...
      1. You may register as an Olympic player and you will be placed on a team via the draft.
      2. Or your previous team may be entering the Division as a Cascade Team.The Team will handle your registration and you will receive a code from them to individually register.
  4. I played in 2017 but my team is not returning.
    1. If you are in Shetland or Pinto, you will be placed on a team.
    2. If you are in Mustang or above, you can…
      1. Locate a Cascade level team and inquire if they are in need of additional players (can also register as a Cascade for Cascade Teams to contact you)
      2. Or register as an individual in Olympic Conference and you will be entered into the draft.
  5. I did not play in 2017.
    1. You can either try to find a Cascade Team (Mustang and above)
    2. Or you can register as an Individual in Olympic Conference and you will be entered into the draft
  6. What is a “Pre-formed” team?
    1. These are teams that may be part of another youth organization or have been a team in other baseball organizations.
      1. Most pre-formed teams will enter the Cascade Conference
  7. Can I form a team?
    1. Most pre-formed teams will enter the Cascade Conference. One exception may be for school oriented teams, however, these usually are in the Shetland and Pinto levels in Baseball.As our youth age it becomes difficult to keep kids together. There are so many things in life to chose from.
  8. Can I join a team?
    1. You may ask to join an LBC team that is in the Cascade Conference.
  9. A coach asked me to join their team.
    1. Congratulations!
      1. We must ask though if you are eligible.
      2. That team must be in Cascade Conference to recruit players.
      3. Olympic Conference teams may only retain 3 players form the previous year and those players must have played in 2017.
      4. Everyone registers as an individual in Lakewood Baseball Club.
  10. Can I volunteer?
    1. Yes!We always are in the need for anyone willing to give of their time.
    2. All Coaches and volunteers are required to register.
    3. Any person having unsupervised contact with players, must register and submit information for a WSP Background Check.