Beekman Athletic club is a non-profit youth organization whose success depends on volunteers that can commit time to manage and coach our players.
Manager*: This person will be responsible for all aspects of the team from running practices, helping with player growth, creating lineups, submitting game results, communicating with parents and players, attending coaching clinic(s) and attending monthly board meetings during the season.
Coach*: This person will be responsible for assisting the manager when needed. May maintain game scoring, coach bases or manage the team in the manager's absence.
* A selection committee comprised of board members will determine managers for each team. Each manager will then select coaches based on those that volunteer. Manager and coach applications will be accepted through 2/28/15.
Beekman Athletic Club is accepting applications for its Umpire Program for 2015. Adults are encouraged to participate in this program to help ensure that there are enough umpires for the Babe Ruth program (13+) since this is the age group that most of our umpires come from and play in.
On February 6, Beekman Athletic Club's Board unanimously voted to charter our Softball program with Babe Ruth.
The new charter will expand eligibility to play softball in Beekman to the following:
Anyone that lives in:
Town of Poughkeepsie
Town of Wappingers
Anyone that attends school in the district of:
Please share this exciting news with friends and families. Our website will be updated shortly to reflect these changes and a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) section will be implemented. Signs will be posted in these new areas to promote our programs and welcome new members.
Online Registration is open to existing members only. New members will need to attend a registration session at Beekman Town Hall on February 6, 2015 6pm-8pm or February 21, 2015 10am-1pm. Player's Birth Certificate and proof of residency (utility bill) is required.
When registering, please take the time to ensure that you have selected Baseball or Softball and the correct age level. All registration fees include a $25 volunteer fee that you may elect to have refunded upon completion of the season provided that you have volunteered for at least 1 event or have coached a team.