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FEES

2020 Fees

7U - $200
8U-14U - $300

 

Your fees for Junior Cougar Baseball pays for the following:

Investments to fund Capital improvement Projects - $30,000 for Jr Cougar Batting Cages/Tunnels which are available daily for Junior Cougars.  First Class portable pitching mounds at every field.  Indoor Complex available for each plaeyr for out season training. New Field installations (Jackson School field in 2019-2020) fences in front of player benches for saftey.

Additional Field Expenses - Expenses include but are not limited to - Gas for mowers, chalk for chalk lines, Turface Quik dry for fields, temporary outfield fences, sheds. We have built sheds in both 2016 and 2017.  2018 purchase of a used mower for $350 for Arthur diamond.

League Fees - Including - 3 dozen baseballs for each age group, insurance for each team, entry into the PST league for each team.  2018 fees insurance, league fees and baseballs = $8325 plus additional Field Fees - $1260 = $9585 total.

Jerseys/Hats -  We provide a jersey and hat for every player and coaching shirt and hat for every coach.  In 2018 we provided over 150 players and over 20 coaches with this apparel.  Jerseys and Hats including coaching shirts and hats for 2019 = $19,500.

*2020 - Please note that jerseys will not be included in your fees.  If your son has out grown his jersey you will be able to order him one at your expense of $45.  In lieu of jerseys - all players will reeive an indoor membership for the 2020 season.

Lawn Service - We are responsible for mowing some areas of Hiawatha for the use of the field there.  These areas cannot be mowed with the type of mowers we have so it is contracted out.  Pesticides - occasionally we have to spray our fields and this is also contracted out. Cost approximately $2560.

Port A Johnny's - We provided these at 6 of our fields at a cost of $65 per month per field for a 4 to 5 month period.

USSSA Fees - Each team is required to register with USSSA at a cost of $55 per team.  This is remibursed by Junior Cougars each year.

Insurance for mowers/sheds - We carry insurance for our two sheds and three mowers at a cost of $565 per year.

Accounting fees for Tax Filling - Annual cost of auditing books and filing for Jr Cougar Baseball.  $1900.00

Coaches Background Checks - In 2018 - we required that all of our coaches pass a national background check at a cost to the organization of $1004.50.

Other Contracted Services - We contract out our website administrator and pay for the cost of the website and domain yearly. $5,500 plus website domain each year of $24.99.

Misc Office expense - Minimial expenses of envelopes, stamps and ink for printer to print off receipts, etc.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at jrcougarbb@gmail.com.  We will be happy to answer your questions.

 

Projected Costs for 2020

EXPENDITURES YEARLY EXPENSE        
           
USSSA TEAM FEES $880.00        
COACHES BACK GROUND CHECKS  $1,000.00 EVERY OTHER YEAR UNLESS NEW COACH  
INDOOR COMPLEX RENT $7,800.00        
INDOOR EQUIPMENT  $1,500.00        
WEBSITE AND DOMAIN $350.00        
AUDIT & TAXES $1,950.00        
INSURANCE.  SHEDS, MOWERS, PLAYERS, BODIRECTORS $3,200.00 ASK HS SUPPORT GROUP TO PAY FOR INSURANCE AGE 15 ON UP 
  $0.00 SAVINGS OF AROUND $500    
RING INDOOR CAMERA EXPENSE $200.00        
MOWING $2,060.00        
MAINTENANCE ON MOWERS $600.00        
OFFICE SUPPLIES $75.00        
PORT OF JOHNIES $1,200.00        
LEAGUE FEES, BASEBALLS, FIELD FEES $8,050.00        
7U & extra UNIFORMS, HATS, HELMET STICKERS $10,000.00          
7U START UP MONEY 2 TEAMS $500.00        
FIELDS - GAS $300.00        
FIELDS - CHALK $200.00        
MISC. FIELD EXPENSES $2,000.00 New mounds, fences, benches, etc.    
ADMINISTRATOR PAY $5,500.00        
           
TOTAL  $47,365.00        
MINUS $500 FROM HS INSURANCE $500.00        
  $46,865.00        
           

 

 

 



 

 



 

 

 



 


 

BOARD MEMBERS

Coach Bret Hoyer
President

brhoyer@cr.k12.ia.us

Anna McKenna
Treasurer, Website and Communications

jrcougarbb@gmail.com

Jason Anderson 
Jacconstruction08@yahoo.com

Mitch Bloomquist
mitchbloomquist@gmail.com

Adam Walsh
Adam.Walsh@bostonbeer.com


Josh Hargrafen 
joshhargrafen@gmail.com

AGE GROUP DIRECTORS
For questions about teams please contact the age group director.

7U - 9U Teams
Adam Walsh


10U - 12U  Teams
Mitch Bloomquist

13U & 14U Teams
Josh Hargrafen

    About us

    Junior Cougar Baseball

    7U thru 14U Feeder teams for Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School

    Contact us

    For information about the Junior Cougar Baseball Organization please contact:
    jrcougarbb@gmail.com

     

    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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