Park District hosts youth pitch, hit, run competition

The Sugar Grove Park District will host a free Aquafina Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Run Competition for area youth at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 2, at the Sugar Grove Sports Complex.

The free program provides children an opportunity to take part in a competition that recognizes individual excellence in core baseball skills.

Competitors are divided into four age divisions, ranging from 7 to 14, and have the chance to advance, including Team Championships at Major League ballparks and the National Finals at the 2009 MLB All-Star Game.

All participants must bring a copy of their birth certificate and fill out a registration/waiver form prior to the start of the competition. Call (630) 466-7436.