Registration for the Long Toss competition at this year's Cy Young Days Festival is schedule to begin at 11 a.m. Sunday at Cy Young Park in Newcomerstown.
The competition is for teams of two -- one to throw and one to catch. Participants will throw to their catcher, who must catch the ball, and the length of the throws will be increased with each successfully completed pitch and catch. Girls will throw softballs while boys will throw baseballs in the following age groups -- age 7 to 9, 10 to 12, 13 to 16 and 17 & over. Cash prizes will be awarded to the winning team in each age category.