The East Lincoln Optimist Club is a voluntary organization of civic-minded men and women banded together for to provide sports programs and activities for Youth in the East Lincoln community in Denver NC.

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UPDATE: Tuesday  03/12/2019 @ 8:00 AM


Welcome to ELOC 13-15 Babe Ruth League Baseball!

Recommended for ballplayers ages 13-15, as of April 30, 2019.


Spring 2019 Important Dates



Saturday March 9th 1:00PM-3:00PM

Pre season warm ups (not mandatory), just getting together to work out the cobwebs and get ready for season and meet the coaches.


Saturday March 16th 9:00AM-11:00AM

Monday March 18th 6:00PM-8:00PM

Assessments (mandatory), come in full baseball attire; cleats, long pants, hat and catchers gear if you plan to be a catcher. 

Practices will begin the week of the 18th and games should start first/second week of April.




Contact Russ Faulkenberry,  Babe Ruth League President





Babe Ruth Baseball League was created for ballplayers ages 13-15 who wished to continue their baseball playing experience beyond the age of 12. This is where players get their baseball cleats muddy for the first time on standard 90' diamonds under Official Baseball Rules used by Major League Baseball. In this division, teams are eligible to enter tournament competition and move along the tournament trail, culminating in a World Series.


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Contact Russ Faulkenberry,  Babe Ruth League President