Cal Ripken Baseball, Softball

In order to adhere to these doctrines the coaches agree to the following:
  • League Officials shall be supportive of the Organization's commitment to the ideals of good sportsmanship, team play, honesty, loyalty, courage and respect for authority. Likewise, coaches shall remain sensitive to the physical and emotional well-being of the players on his/her team.
  • League Officials will be positive role models through their actions and behaviors.
  • League Officials will display and instill in their players the principals of good sportsmanship and team play.
  • League Officials will conduct themselves in a manner that best serves the interests of the players.
  • League Officials will do their best to provide the players a positive experience.
  • League Officials will ensure that winning and/or losing teams do so in a manner, which exhibits respect and good sportsmanship.
  • League Officials will treat all players, parents, spectators and one another with respect.
  • League Officials will provide instruction in a manner that is constructive and supportive.
  • League Officials will not ridicule or demean players, coaches, or umpires or use abusive or profane language.
  • League Officials will not tolerate behavior that endangers the health or the well-being of a child.
  • League Officials will comply with the decisions of the board and observe all rules, policy and procedure as established or endorsed by the RYSBA.
  • League Officials will teach the game of softball to the best of their ability.
  • League Officials will be drug and alcohol free while at any RYSBA athletic event.
  • League Officials s will not use any tobacco products in the dugout or on the playing field.
  • League Officials acknowledge the need to demonstrate fundamental proficiencies with respect to the game of softball and first aid.
  • All League Officials agree to attend, any skill sessions that may be required by the Board of Directors and moreover, any first aid courses that may be mandated by the Board.
  • League officials will refrain from profanity in verbal communications during league activities.