2019 DATES:

Juniors will be playing in Mattydale. We will not be rotating into Carrier Park this year. Please check the schedule for details.

Seniors will be playing in Mattydale on Field 10 near the intersection of Westwood Ave. and Malden Rd.

Adults will be playing at Carrier Park.

FINAL GAME: Thursday, July 25th


Admission for any challenger player, family member or mentor is only $1. A Challenger player will throw out the first pitch. Plus a 50/50 raffle will be going on with the proceeds benefiting Challenger Baseball. Let’s support the Spartans as they have been huge supporters of our league! Let your coach know if you will be attending and we’ll throw the names in a hat for the first pitch! (First pitch is 5:15pm)

Monday, July 29th

The Challenger Banquet: Monday, July 29th 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM  

Our end of the year banquet is from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at The Spinning Wheel, 7384 Thompson Rd, North Syracuse, NY 13212.   Please let us know if you are attending here.

Players will be awarded trophies and we will have hamburgers, hot dogs, coneys, baked ziti, chicken tenders, baked beans, salt potatoes, salad, watermelon and soda, lemonade and iced tea etc.. The Spinning Wheel has great indoor and outdoor space terrific picnic tables and softball fields next door.

There is no cost for families but we ask that you keep the headcount to three people. Dress is casual. If you cannot attend, please call your coach to make arrangements to get your player’s trophy.

Parents, mentors, caregivers, and players can come at any time but these teams will gather in the banquet room for trophy giveaways at these times:

5:00 pm CC Green, Orange, Light Blue and Dark Blue

5:45 pm  Red, Gray, Yellow &  Purple

6:30 pm Engines, Express, Diesels, Steamers,

7:00 pm The Gem and Mellow Yellows, Locos, Subways,

7:30 pm Mets and Yankees

The Spinning Wheel Restaurant

  7384 Thompson Road,
North Syracuse, New York

Challenger at the Syracuse Chiefs: Saturday 8/3 11am to 6pm

Fill out the online form to let us know if you will be attending!

Lifetouch has asked us to have teams get there 1/2 hour before game time to get individual and team photos. Our goal is to have photos taken on the third base line and then when finished the teams can take the field. So please note the NEW TIMES for your teams on PHOTO DAY.
10:30am PHOTOS – 11:00 am GAMETIME Green vs Red
11:15am PHOTOS – 11:45 am GAMETIME Orange vs Yellow
11:45am PHOTOS – 12:15 pm GAMETIME Gray vs Dark Blue
12:15pm PHOTOS – 12:45 pm GAMETIME Purple vs Light Blue
12:45pm PHOTOS: 1:15 pm GAMETIME The Gem vs. Diesels
2PM PHOTOS – 2:30 pm GAMETIME Engines vs. Subways
2:45PM PHOTOS – 3:15 pm Mellow Yellows vs. Express
3:30PM PHOTOS – 4:00 pm GAMETIME Locos Vs. Steamers
4:15PM PHOTOS – 4:45pm GAMETIME – Mets vs. Yankees

NBT Bank Stadium
1 Tex Simone Dr
Syracuse, New York


We will be taking all individual and team photos at the NBT Stadium Day on August 3rd.

If you are just interested in the free “Sports Mate” fill out the paperwork at the Stadium Day.




Monday, August 5th – Challenger Adult All-Stars vs. Niko Tamurian CNY Central All-Stars Charity Softball Game at Carrier Park.

More details to come.



We are so thrilled to have the Enforcers helping out at our Mattydale fields. The club is filled with present and former military and police who like to do community work to raise awareness and do community service for the groups that need their help.  It helps our community to have every vigilant and trained officers to help us in times of need. Please welcome them to our fields this year.