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2022 Winter Clinics

FLBA is excited to announce the return of our Winter Clinics put on by the Forest Lake High School coaching staff and players.  

The clinics will be for current 3rd, 4th and 5th graders.   Registration is now open and the form is available below both winter clinic messages.  Fill out as soon as possible as registration is capped at 60 participants. 

Dates:  Monday, January 10th and 24th.  Monday, February 7th and 21st

Time:  6:30 - 8:15 (Check in at 6:15)

Cost: $85.00 includes a free T-Shirt

Deadline: December 21st. 

2022 Open Gym Nights - 6th thru 8th Graders

FLBA will be hosting Open Gym nights for our 6th, 7th and 8th graders beginning on December 13th.  These nights will have board members/coaches assisting in hitting, fielding and pitching and will be FREE of charge

Dates:  Monday, December 13th and December 20th.  Monday, January 3rd and January 31st.  Monday, February 14th and February 28th

Time: 7:00-9:00 PM (Check in at 6:45)  

Location: Forest Lake High School North Fieldhouse/Mezzanine

Limit per Night: 40 kids

There is no need to register for these nights at this time, we will cap the participation at 40 players per night.  

If you have questions please reach out to any member of our board. 


Forest Lake Baseball Association
x(651) 353-1111

2022 Tryout Dates

Tryouts for the 2022 season will be held on March 19th and March 20th at the Forest Lake High School.  Specific age group schedules will be made available closer to tryouts. 

If you have any questions please reach out to the board. 



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Coaches Off Season

Coach Resources

  • (info on all aspects of coaching) site is free.
  • (instruction videos – free)
  • Recommended Reading: “InSideOut Coaching” Author – Joe Ehrmann (great for coaches/parents)

Coach Training

  • Encouraged to attend winter training sessions at Gravelle Baseball facility.
  • Observe core fundamental training in hitting/fielding/pitching.
  • Welcome anytime.  Reach out to Tal Gravelle to arrange time (612-516-4336)

Coach recruitment

  • Anyone interested in coaching for 2022 as a head or assistant is encouraged to apply.
  • You can apply online at (click on traveling)
  • Contact Tal Gravelle (Coach Director) with any questions or feedback on coaching in FLBA
  •     (612-516-4336)

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New Board Members

Congratulations to our new board members: 

Tyler Kroschel

Melanie HIcks

Aaron Rickart

Tammy Blom

We are excited for our new members to get started in October! 

FLBA also would like to extend a sincere THANK YOU to our outgoing board members: 

Jason Foss - 7 years

Aaron Navratil - 3 years

Dennis Howard - 3 years

Jeremy Hursh - 3 years. 

Thank you for the countless volunteer hours you have given to make baseball better in Forest Lake. 

Scholarship Opportunity

Jim Harelson Memorial 

Equipment Updates

Gravelle Baseball Facility

Looking for a place to workout, or for lessons?  Check out Gravelle Baseball Facility. 


Sponsored by OSI Physical Therapy

OSI Physical Therapy

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FLBA in extremely excited to have invested in and committed to the Trusted Coaches program!

We are excited to be fostering the Double-Goal Coaching philosophy:

  • Model and teach your players to Honor the Game
  • Help players Redefine what it means to be a "Winner" in terms of Mastery, not just the Scoreboard
  • Fill your players' Emotional Tanks
  • Have Conversations during Team meetings with your players at every practice and every game