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


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

RULES

The Baseball WA Junior Baseball "Club-Ball By-Laws" sets the competition rules and modifies the international rules set by the current Little League Baseball Rulebook "Green Book".

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

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.

Late-August
JUNIOR OPEN/REGISTRATION DAY
Late-August SPRING TRAINING (Come-and-Try)
Mid-October
ROUND 1
Late-March LL/IL/JL/SL AWARDS NIGHT
Early-April BL AWARDS NIGHT

GAMES

MP Machine Pitch N/A in 2019-2020
PP Player Pitch N/A in 2019-2020
LL Little League (Major) SAT 10:00 am
6 innings (1.5-2h)
IL Intermediate League SAT 12:30 pm
7 innings (1.5-2h)
JL Junior League
SAT 3:30 pm
7 innings (2-2.5h)
SL Senior League SAT 12:30 pm
7 innings (2-2.5h)
BL Big League SAT 3:30 pm
7 innings (2-2.5h)

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 MON & WED
PP Player Pitch
MON & WED
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 - Jersey provided by the club
  • Baseball Pants (3/4 or full length) - Grey
  • Belt - Royal Blue
  • Socks - Royal Blue (not required under long pants)
  • 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)
  • baseball cleats (optional - can use sports shoes or football boots)
  • 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

Sandy Temby
Juniors Registrar (volunteer)
jnr.registrar@southperthbaseball.com.au

Contact details for all club officials available at

SPBC Club Directory