NOTE: USSSA Baseball uses a May 1st cutoff birth date to determine eligibility for travel teams. This means whatever age a player is on April 30th of the current year will be their playing age for the current baseball season.
Playing Up Rules
Exception to Rule #2 & #3
If any player has a May through August birthday (5/1 - 8/31) and was not held back a grade in school, they will be allowed to try out for the one level up age group in order to play with their natural grade. They can also try out for their current age travel team as well. They should attend BOTH travel evaluation sessions for their grade and their age. For example, if a player was born on 8/27/2006 and started school when they turned age 5:
NOTE: If trying out for 2 travel ages, the player should attend both sessions of each age group's travel tryouts. Please note that your child is trying out for 2 different travel ages in the "Comments" section of the registration form so that we are prepared at the tryouts.