BASEBALL – Roger Dean Stadium off Donald Ross Rd in the Abacoa development of Jupiter Florida – hosts two major league baseball teams – the St Louis Cardinals and Miami Marlins for spring training. The Palm Beach Post calls it a “spring baseball utopia.”
The Jupiter baseball stadium can hold nearly 7,000 spectators. Roger Dean Stadium also hosts 4 minor league baseball teams: Jupiter Hammerheads, Palm Beach Cardinals, Gulf Coast Marlins and Gulf Coast Cardinals. In 2012, it hosted 2013 World Baseball Classic qualifying games.
Town of Jupiter and Village of Tequesta also offer baseball junior recreational, travel teams and leagues as part of the Jupiter Tequesta Athletic Association (JTAA) program.
Roger Dean Stadium Official website – For more information about Roger Dean Stadium, Jupiter Florida baseball and the Saint Louis Cardinals schedule. Several other baseball teams are planning to build stadiums for spring training in Palm Beach County – expect news in 2014 for more major league baseball in the Jupiter and Palm Beach Gardens area.
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ATHLETIC LEAGUES – Visit Jupiter Tequesta Athletic Association (JTAA) for junior sports league seasons. Travel and rec level sports at various age levels.
Jupiter Tequesta Athletic Association – Youth sports offered include baseball, basketball, cheer leading, flag football, lacrosse, roller hockey, rugby, soccer, softball, tackle football, travel basketball, travel soccer, travel volleyball & volleyball. Most sports are seasonal so check the website for details including registration deadlines which are usually several months in advance. The playing fields are on land parcels in Jupiter, Tequesta and Jupiter Farms.
Volunteer coaches, parent coaches, trainers and sponsors are always in high demand.
The Jupiter lacrosse teams are so good that in 2011-2012 – the first year Jupiter Middle School had a lacrosse team – they became Florida State Champions. The Jupiter lacrosse teams are highly ranked.