February 26: Baseball Games Start
March 7: Rookie and Minors All-Star Tryout
March 10: Baseball Picture Day
March 10: Movie Night featuring SandLot
March 11: T-Ball and Majors All-Star Tryout
April 23: Playoffs Begin
Saturday, March 10th
Gates will open at 5:30 pm
Movie will begin at 6:30 pm
Cost - $5 per person
Come out to enjoy one of the all time classic youth baseball movies and support the 12U Thunder All-Star / Cooperstown Team. Bring your blankets and bring your chairs. No Personal Coolers. We will have a full concession stand operating all night with Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Chips, Drinks, Candy, and Popcorn.
The new USA Baseball bat standard (USABat), which will apply to Babe Ruth Baseball/Cal Ripken Baseball,will be implemented on January 1, 2018, allowing the bat manufacturers sufficient time to bring these bats to the marketplace.
It is important to note there will be no change for Fall 2017 to youth baseball organizations’ bat rules. All bats, currently accepted for the respective leagues, remain permissible through December 31, 2017. Check out the link below for more information on the new bat standards.
Fort Caroline Athletic Association is part of Amazon Smile!
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support FCAA every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to FCAA
To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You can use the same account on Amazon.com, including AmazonPrime, and AmazonSmile. Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding or baby registry, and other account settings are also the same.
On your first visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), you need to select Fort Caroline Athletic Association to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. We will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
ALL Coaches, Assistant Coaches, and Team Parent(s) must be listed on a Team Roster to apply for a COJ Volunteer Badge.
The City of Jacksonville and FCAA requires all Coaches, Assistant Coaches, and Team Parent(s) to have a COJ Volunteer Badge each year. If you plan on coaching, being assistant coach and/or anticipate helping on the field during practice, in the dugout or on the field during the season you must be listed on a team's roster to receive a 2018 COJ Badge. Contact the COJ Parks and Recreation Department to schedule an appointment to apply for a badge. Badges will be picked up by the a FCAA representative and handed out. Once you receive your badge it must be worn at all times when interacting with players.
If you have a badge from 2017 you will need to fill out a Continuation Form and return to the Athletic Director at least 3 weeks before the season begins. Click the link below to download the Continuation Form.
If you don't have a badge you need to send your name and team name to the Head Coach, as soon as possible. The info will be turned into the League Director. Your request for a badge will only be considered if it comes from a League Director. Your name will be placed on a list with the COJ which will allow you to make an appointment to receive a badge. If your name is not on the list you will not be allowed, by the COJ, to receive a badge.
FCAA East (Ed Austin Regional Park - District 2 Park)
11751 McCormick Road. Jacksonville, FL 32225
Near the intersection of McCormick Road and Monument Road. Across the street from the PAL Building.
P.O. Box 351135, Jacksonville, FL 32225-1135.
FCAA West (formerly Lake Lucina)
6527 Merrill Road, Jacksonville, FL 32277
For a quicker response, email a board members or league director. Emails can be found on the FCAA Board tab.
Phone Number: 564-2080 (however, messages are not checked regularly best to send emails to board members or league directors)
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