Itinerary for Thunderbolts Game DayTime Slot:           
HBSA Thunderbolts Game 

Date:  June 17th, 2017  - Saturday Night - Fireworks and Princess Night!

 Location: Standard Bank Stadium (14011 Kenton Avenue, Crestwood IL. 60445)

Tailgating Party in parking lot
                            As early as 1:45 p.m. 
Team Organization Time                      See your team's manager for time.
Raffle Start Time

                                      5:00 p.m. (sharp)

Game Start Time                                             6:05 p.m. 


Game Day Notes:

  • Forecast whenit is available - TBA

Pre-Game Activities:

  • Raffle tickets that everyone sold from the beginning of the year (you received these at registration) will be drawn from a barrel during the tailgating party where we will pull the stubs from the winning tickets and winners of the raffle will be announced!

          (You can drop off your tickets prior to 1p.m. and place them in the barrel.) 

  • Winner need not be present to win either raffle (1st, 2nd, 3rd Place).

After Game Activities:

  • Kids will be able to run the bases immediately after the game.
  • Fans can play catch with each other in the outfield (pretty cool father and son moment to do with your kid).
  • No need to rush home! Thunderbolts players will be able to sign autographs after the end of the game.


HBSA Calendar of Events - 2017 Season



FIELD DAY - Saturday, April 8th, 2017
Come on out and take pride in the best fields in the southwest suburbs!

Our next field day will be on Saturday April 8th, 2017

from 10:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.. at the north fields.

By working a three hour shift you will receive a coupon (worth $25.00). 

Please dress accordingly as we will be picking up trash, painting, raking, etc...

We will be preparing our fields for Opening Day! Hope to see you there!

PICTURE DAY - Sunday, April 9th, 2017

Location - Conrady School - 7950 W. 97th Street, Hickory Hills, IL. 60457

(across street from Jewel Foods)

Please arrive at a minium of 15 minutes prior to your team's picture slot time. 

Team slot times are final (no exceptions). Your team will not wait on you to arrive if you are late.

Please dress in full uniform including hats, visors, headbands. No spikes - gym shoes only.

Pictures taken will be individual player and team pictures. 

Parents: please bring your checkbook and / or credit card.

Photographer will not have exact change if paying by cash. 

If by paying by cash, you will receive any change when your kid's pictures are developed.

Girls Softball Picture Times

8u - 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

10u - 1:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

12u - 1:45 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

14u - 1:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Hills Hawks (Travel) - 2:45 p.m. to 3p.m.

Boys Baseball Picture Times (including T-ball / Shetland)

Shetland Giants - 2:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.

Shetland Cubs - 2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Shetland White Sox - 2:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Shetland Phillies - 2:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Pinto Yankees - 12:15 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Pinto White Sox - 12:15 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Mustang Red Sox - 12:30 p.m.  to 12:45 p.m.

Mustang Cubs - 12:45 p.m.  to 1p.m.

Bronco Reds  - 1:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Pony Baseball- 1:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

OPENING DAY - Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Opening Day Itinerary 

Parade Float Set Up Time - "TBA"

Parade Start Time - "TBA" - At Conrady School located at 7950 W. 97th Street in Hickory Hills.

Parade End Time - "TBA" - At North Fields located at 9830 S. 76th Ave. in Hickory Hills.

Opening Day Ceremonies Commencement - "TBA" a.m. - George Czarnik -MC.

Star Spangled Banner performed by "TBD" / "TBA" time.

Introduction of all HBSA Baseball and Softball Teams - "TBA"

Player Retiree Awards - "TBA".

2016 10u Hills Heat - Given Championship Banner. - "TBA"

2016 Pinto Cubs - Given Championship Banner. - "TBA"

2017 Team Float Contest Winners Declared - "TBA".

First Pitch & Honorary First Pitches- "TBA"

Opening Day Ceremonies Conclusion - "TBA" a.m.

Game Start Times - Baseball - "TBA"

Game Start Times - Softball - "TBA"