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Welcome to the Lake Zurich Baseball and Softball Association

LZBSA provides quality baseball and fastpitch softball programs for the youth of Lake Zurich, Hawthorn Woods, Kildeer, Long Grove and adjacent communities. Dedicated to providing safe and enjoyable recreation and travel programs that teach a love for the game of baseball/softball, we stress game fundamentals, sportsmanship, discipline, teamwork, and a competitive spirit, all of which assist our youth in becoming responsible and productive adults.


To kick off the new season, LZBSA will again be hosting it’s annual OPENING DAY CELEBRATION!!   The events will take place on Saturday, April 29th  at Staples Park!

Highlights include:

  • a FREE hot dog and drink for all players in uniform
  • the popular PITCH, HIT, & RUN contest
  • A Radar-timed throwing station

The festivities will be held on the Staples Park fields from 11:30 to 2:00 p.m.  You can stop by at anytime to eat, compete, and enjoy the day. Winners of the PH&R contest have the chance to move on to Sectional and Regional competitions, with the ultimate opportunity to compete at Wrigley Field!!


Pitch Hit & Run Contest

Opening Day celebration to include the PITCH, HIT, AND RUN CONTEST!  Come join the fun!

Please register on line:

or print out both registration forms and bring them completed to the event!



Beginning May 1, 2017, all registration fees will increase $25.

Don't Delay!  After May 1st players will be accepted on a first come basis until leagues are full.

LZBSA Supports one of our own!

Please support Logan Pfeifer, an LZBSA player, and their family who have long supported LZBSA.  Click the link for more information.

    Get Connected!

    While all registrants should be receiving periodic email blasts, if you are interested in receiving Field Status text/email notifications and you aren't yet receiving them you will need to opt-in.  Because message rates may apply to text messages the system is a user opt-in, opt-out model.

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    - Text LZBSA to 84483
    - Or fill out the form

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    Field Status Updates

    Field Hotline: 847-604-3860 #1
    Weekday game cancellations announced by 4pm. If games are NOT canceled before 4pm then any weather occurring after 4pm will be an onfield decision and will be made by the managers and umpires only.

    LZBSA General Information

    The program is designed for players ages 5 through 19.

    • Uniform shirts and hats/visors are provided at all levels.   Team equipment includes batting helmets and catcher’s gear.
    • Players are required to bring their own baseball/softball glove and recommended to purchase baseball pants.
    • The season begins with practices in *early to mid April.  Games begin in early May and run through June.
    • League evaluations begin in February (date and time vary by league)
    • Picture Day is May 7, 2017.
    • Post-season tournament tryouts in June.
    • Post-season tournament teams play through July.
    • Rookie league starts mid-June and runs through the first Saturday of August.

    *Please note: dates are subject to change based on weather and field conditions.

    Contact Us

    P.O. Box 411, Lake Zurich, IL 60047