News and Announcements

Player registration is now open. Click the link below for the Spring 2022 Registration Packet and print it out. All registration is done by postal mail (we do not offer online registration). Mail-in deadline is Wednesday, January 26. Tryouts are Saturday, January 29. To get on our email list please provide your information using the “Contact Us” menu link above.

Click this link for the 2022 Pony Baseball League Age Key

The document Spring_2022_Registration_Packet.pdf was attached to this post.

Many of the bats allowed in travel ball competition are not compliant with the USABat standard and may not be used in PONY league and tournament play.

In conjunction with USA Baseball and its other participating national member organizations, PONY Baseball adopted the USA Baseball bat standard (USABat) on January 1, 2018. Except for -3 (BBCOR certified), all other 2 1/4" and 2 5/8" barrel bats with a minus factor of (-5, -7, -9, etc.), must be USABat certified with the USABat licensing stamp on the bat in order to be used for league and tournament play.

Click this link for complete information about he USA Baseball bat standard on the PONY National website. https://www.pony.org/Default.aspx?tabid=1231472

For assistance see a local sporting goods store like our long time league sponsors Play It Again Sports in Soquel. https://www.playitagainsports-soquel.com/ Bottom line is that bats MUST HAVE THE USA BAT STICKER to be allowed in PONY.

For a complete approved bats list see https://usabat.com

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Mission Statement

Posted by Santa Cruz Mid-County PONY at Apr 3, 2019 7:33AM PDT

The mission of Mid-County PONY baseball is to provide a safe environment in which to instill life skills including good sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty, respect and a sense of teamwork within the context of competitive baseball. In making decisions, the Mid-County PONY community will put the physical and moral welfare of our players first.

Mid-County PONY is a recreational baseball league for 13 and 14 year olds and under (age as of August 31, 2019) in the Live Oak, Capitola, Soquel and Aptos areas.