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    Welcome to Orland Youth Association - Uniting Youth Sports in Orland Park

    At Orland Youth Association (OYA), we're more than just a sports organization - we're a community dedicated to empowering youth through athletics. As the premier youth sports destination in Orland Park, we offer a wide range of athletic opportunities for boys and girls of all ages and skill levels.

    Our Comprehensive Offerings: Whether your child is just starting out or looking to take their skills to the next level, OYA has something for everyone. Our programs include:
    • In-House Leagues: Join us for exciting in-house leagues in baseball, basketball, softball, and volleyball. These leagues provide a fun and engaging environment for children to compete, learn, and build friendships.

    • Competitive Development Programs: For athletes seeking more competitive play, our Competitive Development Programs offer tailored opportunities in baseball, basketball, and softball. We match each player's talent and aspirations with the right level of competition.

    Our Commitment to Community: At OYA, we're committed to serving the needs and interests of our community. We continuously seek feedback and input from our members to ensure we're offering the sports and programs that matter most to you. Have a suggestion for a new sport or program? We want to hear from you! Reach out to us at info@orlandyouthassociation.org.

    One Organization, One Goal: Formerly OYA Boys and OYA Girls, we're proud to unite under the OYA banner to provide a more diverse range of sports for our community. While some may still remember us as separate entities, we're excited to clarify that we are now one cohesive organization committed to the growth and development of all youth athletes in Orland Park.

    Join Our Thriving Sports Family: At OYA, every child is encouraged to play, grow, and excel - both on and off the field. We're passionate about cheering on the achievements of our young athletes and fostering a supportive and inclusive environment for all.

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    Register for Warriors Travel Baseball & Eagles Travel Basketball Tryouts

    Register for Girls Rec Volleyball


    OYA Dick's Sporting Goods Days - July 26th-28th

    Save the date! Our partner, DICK’S Sporting Goods, is offering you a 20% discount throughout the store to help you gear up for the season! Be sure to use the coupon linked below, as this is specific to our organization.

    The coupon is valid in-store at the store and dates specified and should be shown at the register during checkout.

     

    COUPON LINK: https://cmm.dickssportinggoods.com/crmcdn/getoffer.aspx?offer_entity_code=O241DCYV&token=eJ7oafKDwpPEtj2fqt65OzNVLk66Zk7EYXA18i35N2Gzwgo06rHt-6Gdq-2b7ZoTqWx1upWTlKgE6P8wnDY6Ww2

     

    2024 Fall Baseball Registration NOW OPEN

     

    We are Excited to Announce that OYA Boys 2024 Fall Baseball Registration is NOW OPEN!!!

    Please register early, registration will be open on a first come first served basis and will close when the program is full.

    Our Fall Baseball Program is BACK and BETTER than ever! All players registered for the program will receive a jersey and hat.

    Our Fall Baseball program offers baseball players from both Travel and Recreational Leagues games during some of the best weather our area has to offer. The season will start in mid-August and conclude by mid-October.

     

    2024 Fall Baseball fees are as follows:

    Mustang - $220

    Bronco - $220

    Pony - $240

     

    Please use the following link to complete your 2024 Fall Baseball Registration:

    https://orlandyouthassociation.sportngin.com/register/form/002077237

    There is an additional $75 fee for non-resident participants. If you have any questions regarding the OYA Residency Requirements please contact us to clear them up prior to registering.

     

    The 2024 Fall Baseball Divisions are listed below (please note OYA reserves the right to adjust divisions based upon registration numbers):

    Mustang - 3rd Grade and 4th Grade

    Bronco - 5th Grade and 6th Grade

    Pony - 7th Grade and 8th Grade **Incoming “In House” 9th graders are also eligible for this division. 9th grade Travel players are not eligible**

     

    Mustang through Pony divisions will be formed via a draft. Mustang through Pony divisions will have playoffs.

    Just a reminder... all players are required to have their own helmets. Mustang helmets must have a face mask.

    We will not be honoring any special requests of any kind at this time; carpooling will not be accepted as a special request.

    Registration is scheduled to close on Wednesday, August 7th, however; if the program reaches capacity before then it will close early.

    2024 Girls Volleybal Registration NOW OPEN

     

    We are thrilled to announce that registration for the Girls Fall Volleyball Program is now open!

    This year, we are excited to partner with ATTACK VOLLEYBALL CLUB to bring you an enhanced program that caters to both beginners and experienced players. Our goal is to provide an ideal blend of competitive league matches and intensive skill training tailored for your budding athlete.

    OYA Girls Volleyball Program Highlights:

    Kickoff: The season kicks off with two weeks of intensive practice and skills training starting in September.

    League Play: From the third week, players will participate in league games, building up to an electrifying Championship Playoff scheduled for mid-November.

     

    Registration Details:

    Start Date: Registrations are now open as of July 1st.

    Slot Availability: Enrollments are on a first-come-first-serve basis. With limited slots per age division, be sure to register promptly to secure your spot!

    Age Divisions: We cater to girls from 3rd to 8th Grade. Once registration wraps up in late August, we will organize teams through a draft system, after which schedules for practices and matches will be rolled out.

    Important Note: While we strive to provide the best experience, please understand that specific timings or teammate requests can't be guaranteed. Refunds won't be available for scheduling conflicts.

     

    Program Structure:

    • 3rd/4th Grade: Practices and games are usually scheduled between 6:30 pm-8:30 pm, Monday to Friday at Century Junior High.
    • 5th/6th Grade: Sessions are set between 6:30 pm-8:30 pm, Monday to Friday at Century Junior High.
    • 7th/8th Grade: Sessions predominantly take place between 8:00 pm-10:00 pm, Monday through Friday at Century Junior High.

     

    Venue: Our primary hub for all volleyball activities is Century Junior High School, located at 10801 W 159th Street, Orland Park, IL 60467. Occasionally, we might also host sessions at other District 135 School venues.

    Frequency: Training, practice sessions, and games are slotted twice a week from Monday to Friday. We prioritize younger athletes with earlier gym timings.

    Final Note: While we provide an estimated schedule, please be informed that dates and times may shift based on registration numbers, coaching arrangements, and venue availability.

     

    Join us and be a part of this dynamic experience as we set the court on fire with passion, skill, and teamwork!

    To register, please click here.

    Looking forward to an exciting season ahead!

    Orland Park Warriors Travel Baseball Tryouts

     

    The O.Y.A. (Orland Youth Association) will be conducting its 2025 Orland Park Warriors Travel Baseball Tryouts starting in July and running through September 2024.

    Please see below for tryout information!

     

    The O.Y.A. is excited to announce tryout INFORMATION for the 2025 Orland Park Warriors Travel baseball season:

    * Warriors teams generally play 25-35 (8U–10U) or 40-50 (11U-up) games with one practice a week during a given baseball season.

    * With Winter Training (Training varies per team: Brandon Comia’s Top 10 Baseball Training (5-year starter at Illinois/ Sandburg Alum), Andy Gaytan – (Triton College Coach/ Sandburg Alum), and Ryan Hampe – (All-American catcher, Illinois/ Sandburg Alum); Carl Sandburg Coaches, Sportsplex and O.Y.A. batting cages), uniforms (multiple), tournaments and games. The approximate cost ranges from $1,500 - $2500 per player depending on which team you are placed on after tryouts. The 12U teams’ cost is higher due to the Cooperstown trip.

    * We will form as many teams as appropriate based on the tryouts with each team playing at the appropriate level of competition. No spots are guaranteed, and opportunities are available for new players at all age levels. All rosters will be selected by the manager and finalized by the OYA Organization through a Warrior Committee.

    * PLEASE pre-register for tryouts on our website info@orlandyouthassociation.org. ONLY players who register will have a chance to tryout. Each manager will reach out to All registered players to inform them of tryout information regarding Date, Field and time if NOT listed below.

    * Alternate dates may be available, please e-mail the age group coach listed below to inquire.

    * We have multiple bids for Cooperstown available at 12U Level.

     

    **8U – TRYOUT COMPLETE

     

    **9U Warriors– – Chad Capps -  Email: chadcapps21@gmail.com Phone: 815-739-2623

    Tryout Date: 7/9/2024 at the Sportsplex Soccer Field - 5:00 pm. Rainout Date: N/A

    9U Eligibility: Players born 05/01/2015 thru 04/30/2016 and players entering 3rd grade.

     

    **10U – Mike Foster Email: mikefoster18@gmail.com Phone: (815) 207-3924

    Tryout Date: 7/10/2024 at the Sportsplex Soccer Field - 5:30 pm. Rainout Date: N/A

    10U Eligibility: Players born 05/01/2014 thru 04/30/2015 and players entering 4th grade.

     

    **11 U – Mike Erwin – Email: merwin10@yahoo.com  Phone: (630) 479-1060

     Tryout Date: 7/11/2024 at the Sportsplex Soccer Field - 5:00 pm. Rainout Date: N/A

    11U Eligibility: Players born 05/01/2013 thru 04/30/2014 and players entering 5th grade.

     

    **12U – Glenn Nagel - Email: gnagel60@comcast.net

    Tryout Date: 7/17/2024 on Centennial #5 - 6:00 pm. Rainout Date: TBD

    12U Eligibility: Players born 05/01/2012 thru 04/30/2013 and players entering 6th grade.

     

    **13U – Ken McNulty – Email: kmacc418@yahoo.com  Mike Kasa – Email: upser1@gmail.com

    Tryout Date: 7/15/2024 on Centennial #5 at 6:00 pm. Rainout Date: TBD

    13U Eligibility: Players born 05/01/2011 thru 04/30/2012 and players entering 7th grade. 

     

    ***14U – Kevin Palmer - Email: kevin.palmer@thehortongroup.com Phone: (708) 912-7924

    Tryout Date: 7/18/2024 on Centennial #5 at 6:00 pm. Rainout Date: TBD.

    14U Eligibility: Players born 5/1/2010 thru 04/30/2011 and players entering 8th grade.

     

    **15U – Bob Mase - Email: bobmase98@gmail.com - Phone# (708) 670-4802

    Tryout Date: 07/16/2024 - Stagg High School at 6:00 pm. PLEASE NOTE NO METAL SPIKES ARE ALLOWED AS STAGG FIELDS ARE TURF

    15U Eligibility: Players born 5/01/2009 thru 04/30/2010 and players entering 9th grade.

     

    **16U- Jim Pittacora - Email - jimpittacora69@icloud.com – Phone: (312) 617-7360 

    Tryout Date: 7/17/2024 – 5:30 pm at Carl Sandburg High School Varsity baseball field.

    16U Eligibility: Players born 05/01/2008 thru 04/30/2009 and players entering 10th grade. 

     

    **17U – Dave Spinella -  Email: orland_park_warriors@yahoo.com Phone:708-595-3277

    Tryout Date: TBD

    17U Eligibility: Players born 05/01/2007 thru 04/30/2008 and players entering 11th grade.

     

    **ALL Players New and Current MUST register for tryouts**

    Orland Park Eagles Boys and Girls Travel Basketball Tryouts

     

    Orland Youth Association is Excited to Announce our Upcoming Eagles Boys and Girls Travel Basketball Tryouts!!

    The Orland Park Eagles Travel Basketball Program is a Competitive Development Basketball Program for both Boys and Girls who possess the Desire and Ability to Learn and Play Basketball at a Competitive Level. The Goal of the Eagles Program is to provide both Fundamental and Advanced Basketball Training and Skills to its Players in a Competitive Environment all while Teaching its Players Lessons in "playing the game the right way" through Respect, Good Sportsmanship and Teamwork.

    Practices will begin in Late September/Early October. Game Season will begin in November and ends in March.

    Multi-Sport Athletes are welcome and we understand you may miss some early season practices and training due to other obligations.

     

    Eagles Travel Basketball 2024-2025 SEASON INFORMATION:

    GENERAL INFORMATION:

    ·     High School Feeder Program with Exposure to Sandburg Coaches

    ·     Two Practices per week from Late September/Early October and end in March

    ·     Local Leagues and Tournaments on Weekends

    ·     4th-8th Grade Travel Teams

    ·     Cost Estimate: $500-$700 (Depending on Team) 

     

    Eagles Boys and Girls Travel Basketball Tryouts are Saturday August 24th

    Location: Orland Park Sportsplex - 11351 W 159th Street, Orland Park, IL 60467

     

    ***EAGLES GIRLS TRAVEL BASKETBALL TRYOUTS***

    Tryout times are listed below:

    4th Grade and 5th Grade – 12:00pm-1:30pm

    6th, 7th, and 8th Grade – 1:30pm-3:00pm

    Girls Tryout Make Ups: If you cannot attend Please Reply and we will Connect you with a Coach for your Daughter’s Grade Level. 

    ***Please reach out to our Director of Eagles GIRLS Basketball, Doug Stepansky ds4k@yahoo.com with any questions or concerns regarding our GIRLS Program.

     

     ***EAGLES BOYS TRAVEL BASKETBALL TRYOUTS***

    Tryout times are listed below:

    4th Grade – 8:00am

    5th Grade – 9:30am

    6th Grade – 11:00am

    7th Grade – 12:30pm

    8th Grade – 2:00pm-3:30pm

    Eagles Boys Call Backs will be held on Sunday, August 25th @ the Orland Park Sportsplex at the following times:

    4th Grade and 5th Grade – 9:00am

    6th and 7th Grade – 10:30am

    8th Grade – 12:00pm-1:15pm

    ***Please reach out to our Director of Eagles BOYS Basketball, Brian Brandt brijen1@comcast.net with any questions or concerns regarding our BOYS Program.

     

    Below are the Eagles Boys Coaches Assigned to each Grade Level as well as their Contact Information:

    4th Grade - Mike Foster - mikefoster18@gmail.com

    5th Grade – Pat Richardson – pat.richardson53@yahoo.com (708) 243-9477

    6th Grade - Jon Barlog - jon.barlog@gmail.com

    6th Grade – Andrew Rule – arule15@gmail.com

    7th Grade – Mike Helman – mikehelman33@gmail.com

    8th Grade - Rich Driscoll – richdriscoll28@yahoo.com - (773) 858-4855

    8th Grade – Rock Abdallah – (708) 655-0158

     

    ALL Players Must be Registered Online to be Eligible to Attend a Tryout!!

    Online registration can be completed using the following link:

    https://orlandyouthassociation.sportngin.com/register/form/388650114

     

    ***Please Plan to Arrive 15 Minutes Prior to the Start of your Grade Level Tryout in Order to Allow Time to Check in. Please Dress Comfortably, Bring your Basketball and Don't Forget a Water Bottle!

    We're Looking Forward to Seeing you on the Courts on Saturday, August 24th!

    GO EAGLES!!!

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    Sign Up For Community Service Hours

    Use our new Dibs system to sign up for volunteer positions during the baseball and basketball seasons! You will need to create an account to see volunteer sessions.

    6th-8th Grade Girls Softball Champions!

    Please join us in congratulating our 6th-8th Grade Bronco Girls Softball Champions! Way to go Girls!!

    1st-3rd Grade Girls Softball Champions!

    Please join us in congratulating our 1st-3rd Grade Girls Softball Champions! Way to go Navy Angels!!

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    Thank You Sugar Kahne Bake Shop!

    We're incredibly grateful to Sugar Kahne Bake Shop for their thoughtful donation to one of our cherished OYA players who needed a sweet treat this week. Their generosity truly made a difference!

    Sugar Kahne Bake Shop isn't just a business, they're a community partner who put smiles on faces with their delectable cookies. When you're in need of sweet, scrumptious cookies for any occasion, we highly recommend choosing Sugar Kahne Bake Shop.

    Order your batch of joy today from https://www.sugarkahnebakeshop.com/. Supporting local businesses like Sugar Kahne not only gets you delicious treats, but also strengthens our community bonds. Happy ordering!

     


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    Orland Youth Association

    Phone: (708) 364-7187