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2018 LYB Open Gym

LYB will be hosting Open Gym at the La Crosse Wellness Center starting on Sunday, February 11th.  This event will be held each Sunday until April 22nd, excluding Easter Sunday.  The softball open gyms will be from 3:30-4:40 p.m. and baseball from 4:50-6 p.m.  Stations will include batting cages, catching/throwing, pitching and infield practice.

Any child who participated in LYB last year and intends to play in our program this season is eligible.  Kids 10 and under require parental supervision.  A donation of $5 for each participant is welcomed for each visit to the Wellness Center. 

The La Crosse Wellness Center is located at 2839 Darling Road, La Crosse, WI 54601.  Please enter the building by going to the north side of the facility.  There will be a sign-up sheet as you enter the building. 

Any questions, please visit our Facebook page  (La Crescent Youth Summer Baseball and Softball Program) or by contacting a current board member.

Thank you,

LYB Board 


Our primary source of distributing information to players, coaches and families is through email and Facebook.  LYB will send emails to families on a regular basis updating you on tournaments, game schedules, volunteer opportunities, etc.  Emails will come from our SportEngine website.  We will also keep the calendar and announcements updated on this webpage.  Our Facebook page is La Crescent Youth Summer Baseball and Softball Program.  If you have any questions about our program, feel free to also contact us at 

New LYB 2018 Board Members

Please welcome LYB's newest board members for the 2018 season! 

Ryan Niedfeldt 

Shannon Moldenhauer-Volunteer Coordinator 

Jason Rouleau

Casey Tomten-Softball Tournament Director

La Crescent Youth Ball

Our mission is to provide a fun and competitive summer ball experience focused on teamwork, sportsmanship and skill building.

2018 AppleSmash Tournament Dates (tentative)

June 1-2:  Softball 10U, 12U & 14U (possible upper & lower divisions)

June 8-9:  Baseball 9U, 10U, 13U & 14U (possible upper & lower divisions)

June 22-23:  11U & 12U baseball (possible upper & lower divisions) and high school softball