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Welcome to the Lake Zurich Baseball and Softball Association

Lake Zurich Baseball & Softball Association provides recreational, part-time and full time travel baseball and fast-pitch softball programs for the youth of Lake Zurich, Hawthorn Woods, Kildeer, Long Grove and adjacent communities. Dedicated to providing safe and enjoyable 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.


2022 Cougars Game of the Week Dates Announced

14U Cougars Blue Invade Miller Park

The 14U Cougars (Guzak) team needs your help to play an exhibition game at Miller Park this summer!

How can you help make this dream a reality?

The players need you to buy some group tickets to any or all of the following games:

Cubs vs Brewers - 4/26

Cubs vs Brewers  - 7/4

Cubs vs Brewers - 8/26

All tickets are offered at a discounted rate from $36.00-$47.00. If you want to see a Cubs game this year, grab some family and friends and make the drive north.

Order TODAY! 


It's time for 2022 Baseball and Softball & we are looking to increase our crew! 

Becoming an LZBSA umpire is a great way to develop leadership, collaboration and confidence; all while helping the youth of Lake Zurich and making some extra money.  

Blue Crew is open to all who will turn 14 by December 31st 2022.

If you are interested in joining the LZ Blue Crew, complete the registration link (below) and going to the umpire tab on this web site for more details.

2022 Training

Umpire Training will be consist of an introductory meeting via Zoom, followed up with on-field training.  Dates will be forthcoming.  While there maybe a few April games, games start in earnest Friday April 29th.

Any additional questions, please send an email to Philip Coughlin,

2023 Cougars Tryout Dates Announced

U9 - July 16 & 17 - Official Times TBD

U10  - July 16 & 17 - Official Times TBD

U11 - July 23 & 24 - Official Times TBD

U12 - July 23 & 24 - Official Times TBD

U13 - July 23 & 24 - Official Times TBD

U14  - July 16 & 17 - Official Times TBD

Check back on our website and social media pages for updates on the 2023 Cougars Tryouts!

2022 Baseball Rookie Program

Registration for the Spring 2022 Lake Zurich Baseball Rookie  program is still open,  Rookie is for children who will be 5 by 12/31/22 and Kindergartners.  Season begins in mid June 2022.  For more information, click on the baseball tab and then the rookie drop down

To register please click the button below.



May 22nd is picture day for all teams EXCEPT for Rookie League players. Rookie League photos will be taken at a later date. Picture time assignemnts are coming soon!

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Send Us Your Pictures!

If you have good pictures of your teams or players, we are always looking for pictures to post on the website and our social media pages.  Send them to

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    Contact Us

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