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EBYA Softball News & Key Dates

Spring Softball 2024 Season Details
January 1st:  Spring Registration opens
February 25th: Spring Registration closes. 
*Late registration fee of $20 applies and uniform sizes not guaranteed for registrations accepted after February 25th. *
QuickBall Registration for ages 4 and 5: please see the Baseball Registration Page at
8U: Coach Pitch
10U: Kid Pitch, modified USA Softball rules
12U: USA Softball Rules

Tentative Spring 2024 Details
January 2024: Spring Registration opens
February 25th: Spring Registration closes

March 2024: Winter Warm Up Clinics at ASC in Thorndale, Lower Turf Field
~March 16th 10am-12pm: Winter Clinic with East Brandywine Impact Travel Softball
~March 20th 6:00-7:00pm: Intro to Pitching with Coach Lauren
~March 23rd 10am-12pm: EBYA Winter Clinic
*Please see registration page for additional details*

April through early June 2024: Spring season. 
One weekly practice, one weekday game, one Saturday game each week for 8U, 10U & 12U.  

April 6, 2024: Opening Day

June 1, 2024: Blue & Gold Day

Home Games and Practices are held at East Brandywine Community Park, Field B.
Away Games are held at fields throughout the Brandywine Valley Girls Softball League.


Current Events

Congratulations to our 10U All Star Team!  These ladies participated in the annual Father's Day Classic Softball Tournament hosted by West Chester Wildfire.   


EBYA Girls Softball & BVGSL Information Page

EBYA Girls Softball is a fast-pitch recreational level of play and is open to all skill levels with all athletes participating in all games.  We are registered USA Softball and follow USA Softball rules with a few modifications.

We offer softball teams for girls ages 8-12 that are divided into  8U, 10U and 12U.   All of our divisions are part of the Brandywine Valley Girls Softball League (BVGSL) which is comprised of the following leagues:

  • EBYA
  • Glenmoore Girls Softball
  • Morgantown
  • Octorara
  • Oxford Diamond Divas
  • Unionville Recreation Association
  • West Chester Wildfire
QuickBall teams are also offered for players who are 4 and 5 years old.  Please see the EBYA baseball registration page for more information on this program.

Our home games are played at East Brandywine Community Park Field B.
Our away games are played at the home fields of the teams listed above. 
*Weekday away games are scheduled at the closest neighboring fields to minimize travel time on weeknights*

Fall Seasons offer weekly practices and Saturday games.
Spring Seasons offer weekly practices, 1 weekday game and 1 Saturday game.  Weekday games are scheduled at 6:30pm. 

Rules and Field Info

Home Field:  EBYA Softball will utilize East Brandywine Community Park Field B.
440 Dilworth Rd. Downingtown, Pa
*Entrance across the street from Brandywine Wallace Elementary School*

Away Games:  Information regarding away games/fields will be shared by coaches and in each team's Game Changer App to ensure all information is current and up to date.

Registration Listing

No Programs are Currently Displayed

There are no programs or divisions available at the moment. Please contact your club administrator with any questions.

Contact Info

If you have questions about the EBYA Softball League:
Please email us at 
[email protected]
Now is a great time to get involved with EBYA Softball!
Looking ahead to 2024, we are looking to establish a parent committee that is dedicated to helping us:
~maintain our Facebook page
~assist with field maintenance
~prepare equipment
~distribute uniforms
~assist with special events like Opening Day & Blue & Gold Day
~recognize our sponsors
The time commitment would only be a few hours each season. 
Please sign up within your daughter's registration to participate, or email [email protected].  

Equipment Your Player Needs

Recommended Softball Equipment for Each Player:
~Softball Glove~
~Fielding Mask~highly encouraged for 10U and above, welcome at 8U
~Softball Cleats~
~Softball Bat~
~Softball Helmet~we have some to loan for the season if desired

Uniform:  EBYA provides a uniform jersey and visor.  Softball pants and socks are not included.  Black pants are preferred but any color is acceptable.  10U and above should wear softball pants in lieu of shorts or leggings because they can steal and slide!

Please bring water to all practices and games.

FAQ:  Unsure of the proper size glove or bat for your daughter?  Reach out and we are happy to help offer assistance.  

Gloves:  We recommend 11" gloves for most girls in the 10U and 12U divisions.  Anything over 8U should have a larger, leather glove. The more broken in the better because the girls' hands are still smaller and developing.
Bats:  Bat length is recommended based on the height (and associated arm length) of the player.  Most 8U ladies will use 26-28".  10U players usually go with 28 or 29".  Bat weights are associated with the length, so choose the correct length.
Softballs:  We use 11" softballs for 8U and 10U.  12U moves to 12"


Girls Softball Registration

Registration for Spring 2024 is open until February 25th
QuickBall registration is available on the EBYA Baseball Page.

Please direct any questions to  [email protected]

Contact Us

East Brandywine Youth Athletics Inc.

EBYA Treasurer, 203 Montpelier Drive
Downingtown, Pennsylvania 19335

Email: [email protected]

East Brandywine Youth Athletics Inc.

EBYA Treasurer, 203 Montpelier Drive
Downingtown, Pennsylvania 19335

Email: [email protected]
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