Assessments for Pinto through Pony are February 2nd. We will email assessments times before January 30th.
La Jolla Youth Baseball welcomes player registrations for the following divisions: (Player’s age as of August 31, 2019)
Shetland (Ages 4, 5 and 6) Pinto (Ages 7 and 8) Mustang (Ages 9 and 10) Bronco (Ages 11 and 12) Pony (Ages 13 and 14)
The regular season runs from March 2nd through May (Player assessments are February 2nd, practices start February 9th) Shetland players can expect to have one practice and one game per week. All other divisions can expect to have one practice during the week, one game during the week, and one game on Saturday.
Cost: Pony, Bronco, Mustang, and Pinto - $250 + $50 Late Fee; Shetland - $225 Family discounts available for each additional sibling.
Family discount information will be available when you register online. Registrations received after January 28, 2019 will be assessed a $50 late fee (except for Shetland), and player may not be guaranteed placement on a team.
About the Clinic: The UCSD Tritons are a NCAA Division II baseball team playing in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA). UCSD has accepted an invitation to play Division 1 baseball in the Big West Conference which includes perennial top 20 teams Long Beach State and Cal State Fullerton. Head Coach Eric Newman is in his eight season with the Tritons and was named 2017 and 2018 American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Diamond NCAA Division II West Region Coach of the Year and CCAA Coach of the Year in 2012. He is now 346-214 for his ten years overall and 251-142 at UCSD!
A number of UCSD Tritons have been drafted by MLB teams including four players drafted from the 2018 team!
For this LJYB Pre-Season Clinic, the UCSD Coaches and Players will conduct an age-appropriate clinic with multiple stations for small group activities with a focus on baseball fundamentals and individual instruction. In preparation for LJYB season players will work on the basics of warm-ups, throwing, fielding, base running, hitting and for the more advanced players – pitching and catching.
Questions or additional information? Please e-mail .
About the Clinic: The Varsity team is led by Head Coach Gary Frank, Assistant Coaches Bob Allen, Steve Trillio, Jake Grosz, Johnny Agbulos and and JV Coach Jimmy Meyerott. For this exclusive LJYB Clinic, the Viking Coaches & Players will conduct a two-hour clinic with multiple stations and drills for small group activities with a focus on baseball fundamentals and individual instruction. Players will work on the basics of warm-ups, throwing, fielding, base running, hitting and for the more advanced players – pitching & catching. All participants must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian. A copy of the waiver can be found here.
Questions or additional information? Please e-mail
The Pure Swing is a Southern California based performance academy established by 17-year Major League Baseball veteran, former USA Baseball Hitting Coach, Los Angeles Dodger, and Red Sox Hall of Famer Reggie Smith, and partner Ryan Lehr. Smith, a 7-time Major League All Star and World Series Champion, is one of the most sought after hitting instructors in all of baseball.
Don't miss this All Star learning and development experience for youth, high school and collegiate athletes aspiring to play at a higher level to gain valuable insight, instruction, useful tips and keys to build a powerful and natural swing from the ground up.
Players will learn:
How to set-up in the batter's box
How to build their own ideal athletic and balanced stance
How to develop proper swing plane
How to improve visual perception
How to maximize use of the legs and core
How to drive the ball to opposite field
How to hit off-speed pitches
How to increase their power
How to improve bat speed
How to correct fundamental hitting flaws
How to increase exit velocity
How to develop an optimal launch angle
During each clinic, players will be divided into small groups to have their mechanics, plate set-up, swing plane and bat-speed analyzed. Specific recommendations and solutions will be offered that are tailored to each individual to enhance the players development of optimal balance and mechanics.
San Diego Padres Baseball Camps will be hosting weeklong camps throughout the San Diego region this summer (including June 17-21 in La Jolla), and they are giving friends and family of La Jolla Youth Baseball an Exclusive $80 discount on the cost of enrollment. This discount is for a limited time so sign up today!
To access this exclusive promotion and to learn more about this incredible week of baseball, please visit WWW.PADRESCAMP.COM and enter LJYB80 in the promo code section of the application. Be sure to act fast, as camps are filling up quickly and the promotion is only available for a limited time! (Due to the popularity of these camps they sell out regularly and once the camp roster is full registration will close.)
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Padres Baseball Camps via telephone (619-213-1600) or email (
If you want to change roster/contact information, including nickname, phone number, add email addresses, etc., you will need to access your "member profile." You can do that be selecting "Edit My Account" at the bottom of the blue vertical menu bar on the left side of the website. Just type in your email address and the site will send you a password to edit contact contact information. Any questions, contact us at:
Note also that all member profiles have a default to be notified about an upcoming game or practice. Several families have already commented that they appreciate this feature. But, if you no longer wish to receive these notifications, you can toggle them off at your member profile as well. You can also toggle on to have text reminders delivered to your mobile.