Introducing Back of THE PLATE

We are proud to announce that Back of THE PLATE, the Long Island and Greater New [lacrosse]'s Youth Baseball and Softball website and message boards, is ready for you!
Back of THE PLATE, the new addition to our Youth Soccer ( and our Youth Lacrosse ( family of sites, is a totally free website!

Back of THE PLATE (BOTP) provides you with a complete Baseball and Softball home run covering all aspects of the game impacting your student-athletes : teams and clubs, travel leagues and standings, intramural and developmental leagues, training clinics and camps, and practice facilities. Our reporting, liberal message boards that allow anonymous posting, and training, tryouts, and school news will enhance your family's Youth Baseball and Softball business knowledge.

Need information beyond just the youth market?
Our college discussion forums, adult team details, baseball memorabilia forum, and much more are always available! Remember that BOTP is moderated 7x24, professionally staffed, and our college maven is currently on the board of a major university.

You are the Umpire at Back of THE PLATE!
If you see a game, go to a facility, or have a positive coaching experience you can give it a “safe” call by using our message boards. If you see something that isn't right or you have a gripe and want to complain so that everyone hears you, you can give them a "Call Strike Three" and call them out. Always remember at Back of THE PLATE you can reply anonymously to any post!!

We look forward to you being behind THE PLATE. Log onto and look around! Welcome!