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"A Program of Service to the Youth of America"


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Nebraska American Legion
P.O. Box 5205
Lincoln, NE 68505
(402) 464-6338



Since 1925, The American Legion has sponsored a nationwide youth baseball program.  During these past eight decades, over 10 million players have enjoyed playing the game of baseball.  The American Legion and the 2.7 million members have raised millions of dollars each year to give young baseball players an opportunity to learn the importance of teamwork, team loyalty, discipline, leadership and good sportsmanship.  The purpose of American Legion Baseball has always been to help develop America's youth that will someday step forward and become the nation's future leaders. VISIT
In 2016, Nebraska American Legion Baseball supported over 290 Junior and Senior teams across the state, comprised of over 4,000 players.Posts, sponsors, parent groups and countless volunteers successfully conducted 41 District tournaments and State tournaments, with two Class A teams qualifying to play in Region 6 of the National Tournament and one team moving on to the American Legion World Series.  Nebraska American Legion Baseball continues to be one of the top five programs in the nationa when ranked by number of teams registered.
The American Legion is the largest veteran's organization in the world with a membership of nearly 3 Million war-time veterans in the United States, District of Columbia and four foreign countries.  Members of The American Legion are honorably discharged men and women who served their country on active duty in the Armed Forces of the United States during World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Lebanon, Grenada, Panama and Persian Gulf Wars and Conflicts.  The American Legion was founded and organized in 1919.  Since that time, The American Legion has touched virtually every facet of American life, fulfilling its main objective of service to the community, state and nation. VISIT to learn more about the programs and purpose of The American Legion.

Purpose and Scope of American Legion Baseball

 American Legion Code of Sportsmanship

- To inculcate in youth a better understanding of the American way of life and to promote the principles of 100% Americanism.
 - To instill in the nation's youth a sincere desire to develop within themselves a feeling of citizenship, sportsmanship, loyalty and team spirit.
 - To aid in the improvement and development of the physical fitness of our country's youth.
 - To build for the Nation's future through our youth.

  I will:

 - Keep the rules
 - Keep faith with my teammates
 - Keep my temper
 - Keep myself fit
 - Keep a stout heart in defeat
 - Keep my pride under in victory
 - Keep a sound soul, a clean mind, and a healthy body



Oct 3, 2016
2017 Tournament Application
The 2017 NALB Tournament Application has been posted to the Rules & Forms page. 
Sep 7, 2016
Fall NALB Meeting Information
The Chairman of the Athletic Committee would like to invite Nebraska American Legion Commanders, baseball coaches, team managers and 2016 tournament directors to the Annual Post Season Baseball meeting which will be heldOctober 8th, 2016, from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the Ashland Legion Post 129 at 1541 Silver St, Ashland. This meeting will feature a review of the 2016 season and will also be an opportunity for the coaches and tournament directors to provide the committee with their input of the past season and proposed changes for the 2017 program.
Jul 6, 2016
2017 Tournament Dates
The 2017 tournament dates have been posted to the Tournaments page.  Other 2017 Nebraska American Legion Baseball tournaments have also been posted.
Jul 6, 2016
To find scores for Area and State Nebraska American Legion Baseball games, go to  Click on the "Subscribe" button and have scores for tournaments you follow automatically sent to your email address when they are posted!!
Oct 25, 2015
2016 Birth ID Card
The Nebraska American Legion Baseball date of birth ID card will be MANDATORY starting in the 2016 season. Players/Programs will be REQUIRED to obtain a Legion Birth ID card from the state office in order to participate. Coaches/Managers/Administrators are no longer allowed to collect up and retain Certified Birth Certificates, NE Drivers License or Passports. A new Birth ID Card request form is posted on our “Rules & Forms” page. The Head Coach will be required to validate age eligibility and sign the form and submit it to this HQ. Penalty for false or fraudulent age eligibility will be permanent suspension from Legion baseball. At no time will a person from the program retain any version of a Birth Certificate, drivers license or passport. When a players age eligibility is challenged, that player or legal guardian, will have to provide documentation of age (in person) NLT a date and location determined by the Area Committee member.
June 15, 2013
NALB Team Photo Identification Form (PDF Fillable)
The form has been loaded on the Rules and Forms page or is avaible HERE.
Other Nebraska American Legion Programs
If you need information on additional Nebraska American Legion Programs, like the National High School Oratorical Scholarship information or Eagle Scout of the Year, visit  A great deal of information is available on Americanism Programs, Veterans Resources, Post information, etc.

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