Student Volunteers Needed
We are looking for student volunteers
for community service hours to help coaches with
practices and/or games. You can choose any of the
following time slots to attend:
- Sat- 9am-10:15am, 10:30am-11:45am (fields 6, 7)
- Tue- 5:30pm-6:45pm (fields 6, 7)
- Thu- 5:30pm-6:45pm
(fields 6, 7)
Anyone interested should call Jim Calhoun
Registrations Now Being Accepted
Registration forms are being
distributed in the schools this week. You can
download a copy of the
registration form and return it to the HYAA
office with your check. Online
registrations are now being accepted using our
online form - credit card payment required
for online registration. Be sure to register by
October 22 to receive the $15 early registration
discount. All registrations received after
November 12 are subject to a $50 late fee with
no guarantee of placement on a team.
NOTE: Registration is open to
Holmdel children age 5 by October 1. Girls
leagues up to 10th grade Boys leagues up to 12th
Registrations Now Being
HYAA is offering a three month
wrestling program for grades 1-8 beginning
November 11th and ending February 19th. Sessions
will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from
6:00-7:30pm at the High School Wrestling Room.
The clinic fee is $85 with discounts for
Online registration is not
available. Please print out the
registration form and return with your check to
the HYAA office. Additional information is
available on the registration form.
Registrations received after November 11th are
subject to a $50 late fee.
HYAA Wrestling Pre-Season
HYAA will be conducting a
pre-season wrestling clinic The clinic will be a
six week program for grades 1-8 (ages 6-14).
The clinic will begin October 3th and run
through November 14th (no session on November
7th). Sessions will be held on Fridays from
6:00-7:30pm at the High School wrestling room.
The cost for the clinic is $35, plus the $25
association fee for families that have not
All those interested should
registration form and returned to the
Baseball Tryout Information
Be sure to check the
team page for information on tryouts for the
8U-12U travel baseball teams. Most tryouts will
be held the weekend of November 14-16 but are
subject to change.
Hornets 11U Team wins USABL Summer
Hornets triumph in 15-5 win over
Old Bridge in championship game at Phillips Park.
Co-MVPs: Christian Gravier and Jared Battaglia.
From Left to Right: James Sciacca,
Stevie Siebel, Nick Iulo, Jared Battaglia, Ryan
Stewart, Mike Umbrino, Matt Perez, Alex Stanyek,
Christian Gravier, and Drew Cannizzo, Also on the
team are Mac Rainess and Kyle Polivka (not in photo).
Head Coach: Steve Siebel. Asst. Coaches: Michael
Umbrino and Alan Stewart.
Holmdel Highlanders Capture USABL
The 12-U Holmdel Highlanders won their USABL
divisional championship, with late come-from-behind
playoff wins against Fair Haven (6-5) and Freehold
They also placed 2nd in The East Brunswick Summer
Slugfest, losing to Franklin 6-5 in the finals.
Pictured in photo, from 4th row: coaches Pat
Demech, John Cronin and Joe Hroblak. 3rd row: Nick
Demech, Tanner Hroblak, Matt Bracero, Derek Chan,
Jake McCarthy, Anthony Rillo, Doug Chan. 2nd row:
Declan Jackman, Jason Ng, Justin Lautenberg, Hunter
Cronin. 1st row: Byron Ng, Mike Hendrickson.
deadline for basketball
||Rutgers SAFETY Course -
for wrestling program
Rutgers SAFETY Course - November 10th
HYAA will be hosting a session of the Rutgers
SAFETY course. All coaches are required to be
Rutgers certified by attending the SAFETY class
once. The three hour class will be held on
Monday, November 10th in the Satz library.
Click here for more information and to
reserve a spot in the class.
Girls Travel Team Take 1st Place
Congratulations to Coaches Cannon
and Taylor and the 5th grade girls travel team.
The girls finished in 1st place in their division
at the Shore Bash Tournament held in Waretown, NJ.
Coach Background Checks
Coaches must fill out the background
check form, and bring a driverís license to the
office or to a Pre-Season Coaches Meeting in order
to coach in HYAA. This applies to all head coaches
and assistants. The fee will be paid by HYAA. Forms
will be available at the monthly HYAA meetings,
in the HYAA office, and at any Pre-Season Coaches
Meetings. Background checks must be completed every
Coach's Guide to Concussions in Youth Sports
Please use link below to take the CDC free Coach's
You can use this link for downloadable materials
available from the CDC website on concussions:
HYAA Advertising Program
Please partner up with HYAA and help serve
the youth of our community by providing them
with the necessary tools to learn the sports of
Baseball and Softball.
PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS WITHIN THE
HYAA is offering a sponsorship opportunity
for 2015 at our busy Phillips Park Fields. All
signs will be displayed for the entire season.
Be sure to print out the
HYAA Sponsorship form and return it to the
Holmdel Township Recreation Department
Programs and activities are also available through
the Holmdel Townships Parks and Recreation website.
here for additional information.