The Waxahachie Youth Baseball Association provides a place and an organization where the youth of Waxahachie and surrounding areas can play and enjoy the game of baseball and softball.

This year WYB has had more than 2,300 boys and girls play in our spring, summer, and fall leagues.  

WYB is needing eager volunteers to fill open positions on the association’s board of directors. Board of directors are volunteers who are elected by the the current  board members.

The association is looking for the following board positions.

• Blast Ball director

• 5U director

• 6U director

• 8U director

• 9U director

• 10U director

• 11/12U director

• 13/14U director

• 15-18U director

Other director positions up for election are secretary, treasurer, and equipment director.  

The league is also in need of directors for the different divisions in girls softball league.

“If you have a little bit of time and the willingness to help the kids of Waxahchie and surrounding areas with a rewarding baseball experience we need you,” said Eddie Gilbert, with the WYBA Board of Directors. “We are having the election at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, at the Optimist Youth Center, 219 Patrick St., located in front of the Optimist Park baseball fields in Waxahachie.

For more information, contact Eddie Gilbert at  or by phone at 972-935-6145.