Congratulations to the Gordon Head Black Sox for winning the GVBA Midget AA City Championship game on a chilly Thursday night up at Lambrick Park.
Read all about it here: http://www.independentsportsnews.com/2016/06/24/no-scandal-here-black-sox-rout-duncan-for-midget-aa-title/
Thanks go out to Phil Williams for his role as midget coordinator this year and to Chris Stewart for the great coverage of the game.
Congratulations to Ryan Stofer and his Peninsula Bantam AA squad for winning the GVBA Bantam AA City Championship game Wednesday night before a solid congregation of wet fans.
Read all about it here: http://www.independentsportsnews.com/2016/06/23/peninsula-takes-bantam-aa-baseball-title/
Thanks go out to Dave Garton for his role as bantam coordinator this year and to Chris Stewart for the great coverage of the game.
Congratulations to the Triangle Pickles for winning the GVBA Pee Wee ‘A’ City Championship last night before hundreds of fans at beautiful Carnarvon Park.
Read all about it here: http://www.independentsportsnews.com/2016/06/22/cull-crushes-giants-to-give-triangle-pee-wee-championship/
Sincere thanks to Lions Baseball President Kruz for taking over the pee wee division mid-season and coordinating it through the playoffs.
As always, a big thanks to Christian Stewart for his exemplary media coverage of the event.
Thank you as well to the Carnarvon Ball Club for hosting the final.
Congratulations to the Carnarvon Rockies who captured the GVBA Mosquito A City Championship yesterday in front of hundreds of fans at Wilf Sadler Memorial Field in Gordon Head.
It was a great baseball game on a beautiful, sunny afternoon. The players were awesome, the coaches were awesome, the umpires did a great job and the fans were loud, boisterous and perfectly well-behaved! It all made for a wonderful afternoon of baseball which I will not soon forget.
Read all about it here: http://www.independentsportsnews.com/2016/06/20/carnarvon-rockies-claim-mosquito-city-championship/
A huge THANK YOU to Sheri Yager for all her hard work on the mosquito division this year. GVBA will be seeking a contract extension.
Another huge THANK YOU to Christian Stewart for his superb photos and coverage of the game.
Now that school is coming to an end, it’s time for Triple A Sport Consultants Summer camps! These camps are designed to help build upon your player’s skillset and help them obtain a five tool repertoire(speed, fielding, arm strength, hitting for average and hitting for power). All camps will be lead by GVBA Technical Directors Mitch Davidoff and Jason Gibson. Camps are most suitable and directed towards players 7 – 13 years old. Everyday will be packed with various position specific drills as well as baseball specific mini games which will cover all aspects of the game. We teach players verbally, visually and hands on to ensure the information is retained. The atmosphere is upbeat, fun, and enthusiastic to ensure a positive learning experience. Please ensure your player is equipped with a lunch, water bottle, baseball glove, helmet and bat.
Where? Gordon Head – Wilf Sadler Field (Mosquito Diamond)
When? 9am – 1pm, Monday thru Friday (Except July 4-7th week)
Dates: July 4-7th (Monday – Thursday only)
July 25-29th (Monday – Friday)
August 8-12th (Monday – Friday)
August 22-26th (Monday – Friday)
What to bring? lunch, water bottle, baseball glove, helmet and bat.
“Full Week” attendees will receive free Triple A Sport Consultants Dri-fit t-shirt and shorts.
Click the PayPal link on our website under “Upcoming Clinics/Camps” (www.tripleasportconsultants.com) to sign up! All registration fees are non refundable.
*Under Merchant Instructions please add the name of the player you are enrolling.
If you have any other questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at our email (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Mitch Davidoff and Jason Gibson
GVBA Technical Directors
Dates/Class Title corrections below, now with locations (corrected on 5/24).
Register online at: https://nccp.baseball.ca/index.php?page=180
All coaches must have completed their NCCP On-line Initiation Clinic before completing any other clinics:
Courses are from 5:30-9:30 pm nightly.
June 01 – Initiation – GH Rec Ctr – Feltham Room
June 03 – Teaching and Learning – Red Barn
June 08 – Absolutes – GH Rec Ctr – Feltham Room
June 10 – Planning – Red Barn
June 15 – Pitching and Catching – Burnside Gorge Community Ctr – 471 Cecelia Rd
June 17 – Strategies – Red Barn
Please check back for updates on location.
Contact Leann Finlay – email@example.com for more information.
Mosquito 11U Summer Ball 2016 Update
Mosquito Summer Ball Parent Information Night May 11
If you want to learn more about Summer Ball at the Mosquito level, come on out to the Information Night.
Wednesday May 11 at 7pm at the Gordon Head Recreation Centre in the Feltham Room.
Mosquito Summer Assessment Dates and Registration
– Monday May 23 – Juan de Fuca (Triangle) 5:00 – 8:00
– Wed May 25 – Juan de Fuca (Triangle) 5:00 – 8:00
– Thurs May 26 – Juan de Fuca (Triangle) 5:00 – 8:00
-Players to attend 2 of 3 sessions.
Register before May 23 on-line at:
Bring a signed copy of the GVBA Summer Ball Commitment Letter
There is a $20 fee to cover the costs of the independent assessors. Bring cash or cheque to the first assessment your player attends. Cheques payable to Greater Victoria Baseball Association (no abbreviations)
GVBA Summer Ball Guide and Procedures at:
Questions? GVBA Mosquito Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org
Assessment for Summer Ball for the 13U AA and A teams will be held on the following days:
Tues May 10 at Lions Park Esquimalt
Fri May 13 at Lions Park Esquimalt
Wed May 18 at Carnarvon Park
Be at the park by 5:00pm ready to go by 5:30 pm
Players must attend 2 of the 3 assessments. There is a $20.00 assessment fee to cover the cost of assessors. Please bring cash to give the registrar when you check in (no cheques, no exceptions). If you were not selected for either of the two AAA teams we would like to see you at these assessments as well. No additional assessment fee is required however.
If you have not already registered please go to http://goo.gl/forms/5P7GF93pG9 to pre-register for assessments.
For further information contact Kruz at email@example.com
See the updated guide and procedures document for Summer Ball play under the Divisions menu…
Due to lack of player interest the Midget Assessments previously scheduled for the evening of April 28 and April 29 have been cancelled.
If you have further questions, please contact Phil Williams, the Midget Coordinator for 2016. His contact info can be found on the Board Member Contacts page.