News and Announcements

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BC Baseball, the largest youth baseball association in British Columbia, is pleased to announce the hiring of an Administrative Director.

see attachment for more information

The document BC_Baseball_-_Administrative_Director_Media_Release_2018.docx.pdf was attached to this post.

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Join us for the upcoming Awards Luncheon (Langley Events Centre) and dinner (Sandman Inn) at the upcoming Coaches Convention Saturday, February 17th.

BC Baseball is pleased to once again host the banquet on Saturday Feb 17 at the Sandman Signature Hotel in Langley. Banquet begins at 6:30pm. Limited seating is available.
Tickets are $65.00 per person. Contact Sanda King at sandak@sklawoffices.com for tickets. This event is almost sold out.

Guest speaker will be Shea Hillenbrand.

Shea Hillenbrand was born July 27, 1975 and is an American former professional baseball third baseman and first baseman, who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Boston Red Sox, Arizona Diamondbacks, Toronto Blue Jays, San Francisco Giants, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and Los Angeles Dodgers.

Hillenbrand started his big-league career with the Sox in 2001 and earned the starting third baseman’s job, playing in 129 games, starting 116 of them.

Hillenbrand had his best year in 2002, hitting .293 and banging out 186 hits while earning all-star honors. On May 29, 2003, however, Hillenbrand was dealt to his hometown team, the Arizona Diamondbacks, for pitcher Byung-Hyun Kim.

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On behalf of BC Baseball our thoughts and prayers go out to the Losse Family for this tragic loss. Celebration of Life for Kyle will be held at Winskill Park 12pm Sunday, January 28th.

Celebration of Life Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/kyle.losse.98?lst=695006471%3A100015345375504%3A1516984092

Delta Optimist new article: http://www.delta-optimist.com/news/update-coroners-service-investigating-teens-death-1.23153175

BC Baseball announces the 2018 timeline of events now posted within the “HIGH PERFORMANCE” photo on the BC Baseball website.

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2018 John Main 13U (Peewee) AA Tournament

The 16 team, 2018 John Main 13U AA Tournament will run Thursday -Sunday, May 25-28, hosted be Richmond City Baseball at Palmer/Garden City facility located behind Palmer Secondary School. All games will take place at the four diamonds in the one location at 8160 St Albans Rd, Richmond.

Entry fee is $400.00.

All BC Baseball Associations are eligible to enter one regular spring season 13U AA team, with a maximum of 2 pickups from within their association. This will be a 4 pool round robin tournament culminating in the winners of each pool meeting in the semi finals and final. If all 16 slots are not filled, associations may apply to enter a second team from their association.

To register, in addition to a cheque made out to “BCMBA”, please include the association and team name, team contact person with contact information, and mail to:

Orville Germaine, 13U Division Chair
3230-268 St., Aldergrove, BC V4W3G4

A team will only be considered as entered once its tournament entry fee is received. This tournament tends to fill up very quickly so please submit the entry fee as soon as possible to ensure a spot for your team.

For further information contact Orville Germaine at email: ojgermaine@telus.net