Info - Baseball (Juniors)


Junior Baseball at SPBC

We field junior teams from 7 to 18yo in a variety of age and skill levels.

Our junior teams (LL, JL & SL) compete in a mixed competition for boys and girls.

This season we do not have any girl only teams.

NEW PLAYERS WELCOME

All new players are welcome to have-a-go at any junior training session or event.

COMPETITIONS

We play in a home and away series within the charter region of Perth Metro Central which includes:

  • Willetton Baseball Club
  • Kenwick Baseball Club

Our teams compete in various age based competitions run by Baseball WA and Little League WA.

Eligibility is based on date of birth and "league age" from 1 SEP to 31 AUG (same for boys and girls) - see the Little League WA age chart.

MP Machine Pitch 7-10yo
PP Player Pitch 8-11yo
LL Little League (Major) 9-12yo
IL Intermediate League 11-13yo
JL Junior League
12-14yo
SL Senior League 13-16yo
BL Big League 17-18yo


Charter baseball is the next tier of junior baseball and a pathway to international competition. More info available here.

PLAY TEE-BALL AND BASEBALL

Tee-Ball players that want to get started on baseball can play tee-ball at CCTBC and also play Little League baseball with SPBC. Dual members receive a discounted registration fee.

TEE-BALL TO BASEBALL TRANSITION CLINICS

Each year, in April/May, Baseball WA - Perth Heat run transition clinics where professional coaches introduce baseball skills to new and inexperienced players.

KEY DATES (2018-2019)

Please visit our club CALENDAR (app or web) for details about all our events.

SUBSCRIBE to import and sync all club events with your personal calendar on your smartphone, tablet or computer.

Sun, 26 Aug 2018 JUNIOR REGISTRATION DAY
Sun, 09 Sep 2018 (4 wks) SPRING TRAINING PROGRAM (Have-A-Go)
Coached by Andrew Kyle
Week of Mon, 10 Sep 2018 TEAM/SQUAD TRAINING (Have-A-Go) Commences
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 SL & BL Round 1
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 # LL EX/IL/JL Round 1
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 LL CC Round 1
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 # LL EX Round 5 (last)
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 # LL Round 1
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 LL CC Grand Final
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 SL & BL Grand Final
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 # LL Grand Final
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 # LL/IL/JL/SL AWARDS NIGHT
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 # BL AWARDS NIGHT

# dates yet to be confirmed

GAMES

MP Machine Pitch N/A in 2018-2019
PP Player Pitch N/A in 2018-2019
LL Little League (Major) SAT 10:00 am
6 innings (about 90min)
IL Intermediate League SAT 12:30 pm
7 innings (about 90min)
JL Junior League
SAT 3:30 pm
7 innings (about 2h)
SL Senior League SAT 12:30 pm
7 innings (about 2h)
BL Big League SAT 3:30 pm
7 innings (about 2h)

VENUE: home-and-away series played across Perth - see FIXTURES (web or app)

HOME GROUND: Bill Grayden Reserve, Como WA (google map)

SL FINALS VENUE: Baseball Park, Thornlie WA (google map)

TRAINING

New members are welcome to attend any training session.

MP Machine Pitch N/A in 2018-2019
PP Player Pitch
N/A in 2018-2019
LL Little League (Major) MON & WED
IL Intermediate League MON & WED
JL Junior League
MON & WED
SL Senior League TUE & THU
BL Big League TUE & THU

Training times for each team are available on the corresponding TEAMS page (web or app).

VENUE: Bill Grayden Reserve, Como WA (google map)

UNIFORM & EQUIPMENT

All players are required to wear the club uniform consisting of:

  • Cap
  • Game Shirt - Souths shirt provided by the club
  • Pants - Grey
  • Belt - Souths/Royal Blue
  • Socks - Souths/Royal Blue
  • Training shirt (optional)

Please visit our online STORE (web or app) for club uniform and merchandise.

Players are required to provide the following personal equipment:

  • fielding glove
  • groin protection (required)
  • mouth guard (recommended)
  • batting gloves (optional)
  • cleats
  • bat - marked "USA Baseball" - limited selection provided by the club
  • helmet - marked "NOCSAE" - limited selection provided by the club

All other required equipment is provided by the club.

SOCIAL

Thursday night is club night at SPBC where the bar is open and meals are available.

Throughout the year the club holds social and fundraising events for members and friends.

JOIN US! (Registration)

Details about membership registration and fees available here.

STAY IN TOUCH!

Please join us on teamapp (web and app) and social media to stay up-to-date!

Find us on TeamApp

Please select all applicable access group(s), eg "Junior Division", "Team XXX", "Umpire", etc.

CONTACTS

If you have any questions about joining us please contact

Juniors Vice President (volunteer)
jnr.vp@southperthbaseball.com.au

or

Aaron Chapman
Juniors Registrar (volunteer)
jnr.registrar@southperthbaseball.com.au

Contact details for all club officials available at

SPBC Club Directory