Start Smart, Coed

smart-start-baseballCreated by National Alliance for Youth Sports, this program helps kids get ready for sports and succeed in life.  This is an educational program that focuses on teaching baseball/softball fundamentals. You will participate with your child during this five-week program.

Participants must be 4 – 5 years of age.


Tee ball, Coed

Tee ball is timeless classic; the sport develops the primary skills of hitting, running, fielding, and throwing. Players will gain an understanding of the fundamental rules of baseball and softball.

Participants must be 5 – 6 years of age.


NRV Coach Pitch, Coed

Coach Pitch Baseball and Softball focuses on individual skill development and game understanding in a relaxed and recreational atmosphere.

Participants must be 7 – 8 years of age.


Cal Ripken Baseball

cal-ripken-baseballKeeping baseball fun, especially in the early stages of youth baseball, is a primary concern of Babe Ruth League’s Cal Riken Division.

Division Placement is determined by the participant's age as of May 1.


  • Minors (ages 9-10)
  • Major 70 (ages 11-12)


Babe Ruth Softball

babe-ruth-softballThe primary emphasis of Babe Ruth Softball is on education skill development, participation for all skill levels, and having fun.

Division Placement is determined by the participant's age as of January 1.


  • 10U (ages 9-10)
  • 12U (ages 11-12)

Season Information

  • You can register starting early January
  • Season runs from March – June


Fall Ball


We have expanded fall ball offerings for the 2020 season due to the cancellation of football and cheerleading. Please note that no sharing of equipment will be allowed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants will need their own cleats, gloves, bats, and batting helmets. We will keep you updated as the situation evolves.

Fall ball is an opportunity to continue working on your baseball or softball skills through the off season.


  • Teeball (co-ed, ages 5-6)
  • Coach Pitch Baseball (boys, ages 7-8)
  • Cal Ripken Minors (boys, ages 9-10)
  • Cal Ripken Majors 70 (boys, ages 11-12)
  • Coach Pitch Softball (girls, ages 7-8)
  • 10U Softball (girls, ages 9-10)
  • 12U Softball (girls, ages 11-12)

Season Information 

  • Register starting July 1
  • Season runs from September – October


Schedules (available before and during the season)

Montgomery County
Government Center
755 Roanoke St., Ste. 1E
Christiansburg, VA 24073

Phone: (540) 382-6975
Fax: (540) 382-4596
email | directions

Hours: Mon.-Fri.,
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.