The 2020 Provincial 13U team, representing Prince Edward Island at the 2020 Baseball Canada National 13U Championships in Windsor, Ontario from 27 – 30 August 2020, will be starting up I.D. camps in March. The dates and times for the first three scheduled I.D. camps are as follows:
Saturday, 7 March 2020: 5:30 pm – 7 pm (Norton Complex, Stratford).
Saturday, 14 March 2019: 5:30 pm – 7 pm (Norton Complex, Stratford).
Saturday, 21 March 2019: 5:30 pm – 7 pm (Norton Complex, Stratford).
The cost to attend is $40.00. Please pre-register by emailing Bob Doyle at firstname.lastname@example.org and submit the following information:
Date of Birth
Pitcher yes or no
Catcher yes or no
Bat Left or Right
Payment can be made at the complex or eTransfer to the email above. Receipts will be provided.
Tryouts will begin 29 March and a schedule will be released at a later date.
For more information, contact Bob Doyle at email@example.com.
Baseball PEI is looking for applications for the position of chef-de-mission for our 2020 teams representing Baseball PEI at the following Baseball Canada National Championships. We will require a chef-de-mission at the following National Championships:
You can find the application form in PDF at https://cdn4.sportngin.com/attachments/document/579f-1820219/CDMApplicationForm2020.pdf#_ga=2.182409511.1212916082.1578918911-1734459044.1576251870 or in a Word document at https://www.baseballpei.ca/page/show/1681600-downloads. The list of expectations and duties are on this application forms as well.
Deadline for applications is Wednesday, 11 March 2020 at 4 pm. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Baseball PEI is holding an Islander Day Camp, for players between the ages of 8- and 13-years-old, at the Norton-Diamond Indoor Soccer Complex (21 Myrtle Street, Stratford, PE) on Monday, 17 February 2019 from 9 am – 3 pm.
Led by Baseball PEI Senior Clinician Matt Barlow, this Islander Day Camp will focus on fundamentals and skills, accompanied by fun games to reinforce the skills learnt.
The cost for this camp is $25. Each player is to bring their own lunch and snacks. There is a maximum of 30 players for this camp, and registration is first-come, first-serve.
For more information and to register, please go to https://forms.gle/EL491QFwTNKSnVjB9.
Sport PEI released some of their 2019 Sport PEI Annual Award winners and nominees today, and Baseball PEI is well represented!
Rob McCormack – who has already won the 2019 Baseball PEI Coach of the Year and Baseball Canada’s 2019 Lionel Ruhr Elite Coach of the Year Awards – has been named Sport PEI’s 2019 PEI Mutual Insurance Coach of the Year. This is on the back of a fantastic 2019 for McCormack, who led the Provincial 15U team to Bronze at the 2019 Baseball Canada Ray Carter Cup and the Summerside 15U “AAA” Chevys to the Tanner Craswell Memorial Trophy as Provincial 15U “AAA” Champions.
Kevin McKenna – who as already won the 2019 Baseball PEI Volunteer Administrator of the Year and the 2019 Baseball Canada/Major League Baseball Volunteer of the Year – has been named Sport PEI’s 2019 ADL Administrator of the Year. This award comes due to McKenna’s tireless work, over twenty-odd years, with the Bedeque and Area Minor Baseball Association and the PEI Baseball Umpires Association.
Finally, Morell’s Cole MacLaren has been named as a finalist for Sport PEI’s 2019 Synergy Fitness and Nutrition Intercollegiate Male Athlete of the Year (along with Kameron Kielly – hockey – and Ligrit Sadiku – wrestling). MacLaren had a fantastic 2019 with the University of Pittsburgh Panthers (NCAA; Division I), starting every game behind the plate as a catcher and displaying terrific defence, along with hitting .247 and recording an on-base percentage of .403. MacLaren’s excellent year helped earn him a professional contract with the Detroit Tigers organization.
The 2019 Sport PEI Annual Awards will be held on Wednesday, 19 February 2020 at the Florence Simmons Performance Hall (Holland College campus, Charlottetown), beginning at 6:15 pm. The cost of a ticket is $25. To purchase a ticket, call Sport PEI at 902-368-4110.
Sport PEI article: https://sportpei.pe.ca/news.
The 2020 PEI Youth Selects, representing Baseball PEI at the 2020 BIGS Seeds Baseball Canada Cup, are going to have some offseason ID sessions between January and April 2020.
The cost will be $100.00 and is to be paid at the first session you attend.
Please send email registration Rob McCormack, Head Coach of the 2020 PEI Youth Selects, to email@example.com.
The 2020 BIGS Seeds Baseball Canada Cup will take place in Fort McMurray, AB, from 5 – 9 August 2020.