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Athletic Staff Contacts

Mike Divincenzo
Recreation Manager Athletics
847.579.3198
mdivincenzo@pdhp.org
Eric Golmon
Athletic Supervisor
847.579.3129
egolmon@pdhp.org
Troy Hoffmann
Athletic Supervisor
847.579.3124
thoffmann@pdhp.org

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Introduction to Baseball/Softball 

Parent and Tot T-Ball  – Boys & Girls Ages 3-5
Come sing “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” and take parent/player photos to commemorate the experience. This class is an exciting introduction to baseball/softball that will provide your child with a better knowledge of base running, catching, throwing, field position, and hitting off a tee. Games are played at Legends Ballpark at West Ridge Park. No scores are kept and no outs are counted. Parent (or adult guardian) and the player will receive a team jersey. Only one child per adult may participate. (7 weeks)
For more information, contact Mike Divincenzo at 847-579-3198 or mdivincenzo@pdhp.org.

Sluggers Baseball – Boys and Girls Pre K & K 

Join us for an unforgettable summer! Boys and girls will play on appropriately-sized fields designed to accommodate simultaneous “off the tee” or “coach pitch” baseball games. Legends Ballpark features four adjacent fields with home run fences, bleachers, and PA systems. Practices or games will be 45 minutes to an hour in the time window listed below. A Sluggers t-shirt and MLB cap is included with each registration. Players will start the season hitting off the tee and move to coach pitch halfway through the season. Players will also have the opportunity to walk in the July 4th parade. Parents are encouraged to become volunteer coaches.

 

League Softball

Focuses on developing your softball skills, so you’re ready for higher levels of play. We play in the Deerfield Youth Softball and Baseball Association (DYBA) to ensure fun and competitive league games. Players will practice one day a week and have games 2 days a week. Games will be played both in Deerfield and Highland Park. All Highland Park residents should register directly with PDHP. This will assure that you use our facilitates and get to play with our residents. Registration fee includes a uniform. 

Grades 1-2 Pinto
Grades 3-5 Mustang
Grades 6-8 Bronco

 

Advanced Baseball

Private and Group Baseball Lessons
NEW!  We now offer private and group baseball lessons. The lessons will be taught at the West Ridge Center Gymnasium on Tuesdays and Friday nights between 4-9 pm. The private lessons will cost $55 per 45-minute lesson. The group lessons will cost $40 per 45-minute lesson. Groups lessons will consist of 2 players, no more or less. For details how the process works to sign-up, please contact Mike Divincenzo, 847.579.3198 or mdivincenzo@pdhp.org

 

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Program Grades Dates Days/Times Location SchedulesRegistration Supervisor
Parent Tot-T-BallBoys and Girls
Ages 3-4
May 8-Jun 19Sa
9-9:45am

10-10:45am
West Ridge 2196200-A

2196200-B
Mike Divincenzo
847-579-3198
mdivincenzo@pdhp.org
Sluggers Boys and Girls
Ages 5-6
May 8-Jun 19M
5:15-7:15pm

Sa
11a-1pm
West Ridge 4186200-ATroy Hoffmann
847-579-3124
thoffmann@pdhp.org

The Park District of Highland Park participates in the Deerfield Youth Softball and Baseball Association.  For more information, contact Mike Divincenzo  at 847.579.3198 or mdivincenzo@pdhp.org

Program Information
Registration LinkProgram Dates & DaysTimesSchedulesSupervisor
Pinto League
(Grades 1-2)

Coming Soon Mar 30- Jun 6
Sat/Tue Games
Wed Practice
TBAMike Divincenzo
mdivincenzo@pdhp.org

Mustang League
(Grades 3-5)

Coming Soon Mar 30- Jun 6
Sat/Th Games
Wed Practice
TBAMike Divincenzo
mdivincenzo@pdhp.org

Bronco League
(Grades 6-8)
Coming Soon Mar 30- Jun 6
Sat/Mon Games
Wed Practice
TBAMike Divincenzo
mdivincenzo@pdhp.org

 

Program Grades Dates Days/TimesLocation Registration Supervisor
Private and Group Lessons 1-8



M-Su
contact Mike Divincenzo for available times.
Danny Cunniff (Outside)

West Ridge
(Outside)
Mike Divincenzo
847-579-3198
mdivincenzo@pdhp.org
Program Information
Registration LinkProgram Dates & DaysTimesLocationPrice (Resident/Nonresident) Supervisor
Season Softball Clinic
(Grades 1-4)

Feb 5-Mar 18
Wed
5:30-6:45pm West Ridge Gym $85/105Mike Divincenzo
847-579-3198
mdivincenzo@pdhp.org
Season Softball Clinic
(Grades 5-8)

Feb 5-Mar 18
Wed
6:50-8:05pm West Ridge Gym $85/105Mike Divincenzo
847-579-3198
mdivincenzo@pdhp.org