Grayslake Youth Baseball Association (GYBA) exists to enhance the skill set of our children desiring to play America's past time. In doing so, we will strive to create an environment that is safe, organized and fun. We are dedicated to the principles of
In 2006 GYBA created a collegiate scholarship in recognition of one of its'
founders and continued supporters, Dave Peregrin. It was obvious early on
that Dave was the catalyst and inspiration for all of us volunteers that have
adopted one of life's most important attributes, "To Give Back."
The selection is based on individuals who have demonstrated exemplary
leadership and life skills, through civic and community activities, academic
excellence and the fulfillment of the "Team" commitment. The award is made to a
Grayslake Community High School District 127 Senior softball or baseball
player who plans to further their education at an institution of higher
learning immediately following graduation.