NEWS & NOTES
Throughout the 2014 summer, the Blue Jays Baseball Academy will be partnering with Baseball Canada to bring amateur players, Blue Jays Honda Super Camps! These baseball instructional camps offer players ages 9-16 the ultimate Major League experience. Learn skills and techniques from former Major League All-Stars.
Sask Baseball is pleased to announce that there will be 3 Honda Super camps held in Saskatchewan. They will be in Lloydminster (August 17-18), Regina (August 18-19) and Saskatoon (August 19-20).
2014 PROVINCIAL DRAWS
NCCP MODULES ADDED
JULY 12-13 IN MELVILLE
If you are still in need of NCCP Modules Melville Minor Ball will be hosting the following:
SKILLS ANALYSIS - Saturday, July 12 @ 6:15 PM
PLANNING - Sunday, July 13 @ 3:15 PM
TEACHING & LEARNING - Sunday, July 13 @ 6:15 PM
All coaches MUST Pre-register at nccp.baseball.ca
A scholarship fund has been set aside through donations in memory of Brennan Luffman who was a prominent left handed pitcher and outfielder with Team Saskatchewan from 2003 – 2005.
Brennan Luffman was a popular teammate amongst his peers and well liked by his coaches.
SASK BASEBALL ACADEMY
Sask Baseball will be starting a Baseball Academy in the Fall of 2014 in Saskatoon. This will be based out of Going Yarde Baseball Warehouse. Students will structure their High School class schedule to allow them to train in the afternoon. For more information please contact Greg Brons.
We are now taking applications to register as well.
2014 PEE WEE BAT RULE CHANGE
Please be aware of the following change to the Pee Wee Bat Rules:
Pee Wee AAA
No more than a -10 differential
2-5/8 diameter barrel
Pee Wee AA, AA Tier II, A, A2
NOTE - 2015 will become same rule as AAA in 2014
RESPECT IN SPORT (RiS)
NOW MANDATORY FOR 2014
Respect in Sport (RiS) is an online educational program to assist coaches and sport leaders in identifying abuse, bullying, harassment and neglect in sport. Sask Sport Inc., along with the support of the Saskatchewan Government, has launched this required program for Coaches in the province to help to provide a safer and more respectful sporting environment for all to participate. The online training program is being provided free of charge for all users.
RALLY CAP PROGRAM
Sponsored by SUBWAY ®
Don't miss out on your chance to get involved in the BEST grass roots program that the sport of baseball has EVER seen!
If you are between the ages of 4-8 this program is designed for you.