Changes in Bat Rules

Updated Friday March 16, 2018 by Lena Richards.

Baseball parents - As we prepare to get into the swing of baseball season, Hominy Valley Youth Sports would like to bring to your attention the updated USA Bat Standard rules that went into effect Jan. 1, 2018. These changes will affect Hominy Valley's 6U-14U teams. 
 
Eligible bats must have this stamp:
 

 
Bats stamped with 1.15BPF will no longer be allowed for use under the new rules.
 
The changes are explained here:
 
Hominy Valley will provide a limited number of USA Baseball stamped bats to teams for use during the season. Additionally, Dick's Sporting Goods has provided a 20% off coupon that is valid March 24-25.
 
We look forward to a fun and exciting baseball season!