Spring 2020 update. 

Dates to Remember – Click on the link below for the latest dates to remember for the Spring 2020 season. All dates are subject to change, however the Dates in January thru March are set if weather permits.

Click Here: Spring 2020 Dates to remember

Clinics and Workouts – In preparation for the upcoming season, MBA volunteers will host clinics and light workouts every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday, throughout January. These clinics are not mandatory and open to all ages.

Uniform Fittings and Walkup Registration – If you need assistance with registration or would like to confirm your child’s uniform sizes, MBA staff will be at Grant Rea Park on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays throughout January to assist.

Player Evaluations – For anyone that feels that their player’s may not be ready to move up, we will have player evaluations on Friday 1/31 and Saturday 2/1 before the tryouts. (Please note: Any player that moves down a division will not be eligible for Memorial Tournament Teams.)

Tryouts – Tryouts are open to all registered players. Try-outs are not mandatory. Frozen players that tryout in the draft will be eligible to be drafted and will not be placed on the team that froze them. Additionally, only players that are paid-in-full will be allowed to try-out. Any player that is not paid-in-full or does not tryout will be entered into the blind draft and placed on a team at random.

Draft – After the tryouts, Managers will draft players and fill in their teams with those that they have frozen, tried out and all remaining registered players.

Late Registration – Registration closes on January 30th. Fees will increase $25 for anyone with outstanding balances are not paid-in-full. Late registration will open on 2/3 and fees increase $25. Late Registration closes on 2/17. (Please note: MBA cannot guarantee uniforms will be ready in time for opening day if you register late.) 

Refunds – 1/30 is the last day to request a full refund. All refunds after this date are subject to partial or no refund.

Volunteer Screenings – All volunteers must clear a background screening to be allowed on the fields during games and practices. MBA uses NCSI SSCI Background Screening Services. (Click here for more information.) Screenings are $20.50 per screening. A link to the background screenings will be posted on our website soon. If you submitted your information in the Fall of 2019, you do not need to submit information for the Spring. Volunteer badges will be distributed to managers.

Practice Schedules – will be posted after team meetings.

Playoff schedules – will be determined after registration closes so that we can determine the number of teams and playoff structure.

Picture Day  Picture day is scheduled for Sunday 3/15. Schedules distributed to Managers and Team Parent and will be posted on our website and social media. If you cannot attend, a make up date is set for Saturday 4/11. No additional make up sessions after this date.

We look forward to a great season and will be posting more information frequently. Please visit www.montebellobaseballassociation.com and click on the LATEST NEWS tab to see all of our previous post.