WELCOME TO NGBSA
 
North Gwinnett Baseball Softball Association is an organization managing the recreational, travel baseball and softball programs out of George Pierce Park in beautiful Suwanee, Georgia.  
We serve youth players ages 4-18 in the North Gwinnett area. 
2015 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 Date    Event
 
 MAY 
 5/9 - Sat FALL 2015 BB and SB Registration Opens at 9AM
 5/1 - 5/24 BB Post Season Tournament
 5/26-5/28 NG High School Bulldog Baseball Camp (rising 8th-9th graders)
 JUNE 
 6/1 - 6/4 NG High School Bulldog Baseball Camp (ages 11-under)
 AUG 
 8/1 - Sat Atlanta Braves Game at Town Center Walk up Registration
 8/3 - Mon League Director's Meeting
 8/7 - Fri        League Directors - all coach selections
 8/9 - Sun     Baseball and Softball Registration Ends
 8/10 - Mon All coaches meeting - Location TBD
 8/11 - Tue     PeeWee and TBall Draft - Location TBD
 8/12 - Wed Major and Minor Draft - Location TBD
 8/13 - Thur  Pony Draft - Location TBD
 8/14 - Fri All Team Rosters and Uniforms Complete
 8/15 - Sat Field Cleanup Day and Equipment Pickup (GPP, Field 5 from 9-11)
 8/17 - Mon Practice Begins
 SEPT
 
 9/1 - Tue Baseball and Softball Games Start
 9/6 - Sun  Team Picture Day
  

Fall Registration Opens May 9 for BB, SB and Volunteers/Coaches

Preferred method to register is online.  Registration link located here.   

Walk-up registration also available on May 9 at George Pierce Park from 9:00 -11:00 AM

Space is limited, so please register early to ensure your spot.   



On Wednesday May 20, 2015, we held our annual elections for the NGBSA board at the George Pierce Community Center at 6:30 PM.

 NGBSA holds an annual election for all Executive Board positions


 POSITION    ELECTED
 President: Tim Leimkuehler
 Treasurer: Brandon Grant
 SB Commissioner: Mark Patton
 SB Vice-Comm: Jason Steger
 BB Commissioner: Chad Mentzer
 BB Vice-Comm: Brent Halcomb
 Equipment Mgr: Greg Hocutt
 Team Mom Coord: Kimberly Cantrell
 Communications: Matt Neese
 Secretary: Stephanie Applebee
 Sponsorship: H.B. Walsh
 Tournaments Director: Darin Southard


Baseball Travel Team Head Coaching Position

If you are interested or want to be considered for a baseball travel team head coaching position please submit your application prior to May 31, 2015. The Travel Head Coach application can be found in the documents section of the NGBSA website.

All applications shall be turned into Rick Norton prior to May 31, 2015 via Email at commb@ngbsa.org or fax at 770-904-5225

Travel Coaching Criteria
The following information will be used to choose the most qualified candidate(s) for all age groups:
1. Must be qualified to coach at this level (prior coaching experience in All
Stars and/or Travel Ball Program is a plus).
The Coach’s son/daughter must be qualified to play at this level, as
determined by the Travel Coach Selection Committee.
2. Must be in good standing with the NGBSA Board.
3. Number of coaching years in NGBSA will be considered.
4. Number of coaching years in NGBSA for All Stars or Travel Ball will be
considered.
5. Number of coaching years at other parks will be considered.

Baseball:  Baseball Commissioner, Baseball Vice-Commissioner, and Baseball Travel Ball League Director shall convene as the Travel Coach Selection Committee and will appoint all coaches each year pursuant to Board approval.  All coaches will be required to complete a coach’s application each year.  The application period will be from May 15th to May 31st. The Committee may request personal interviews of candidates at its discretion.  All coaching selections will be posted to the website by June 30th. Baseball will support the following number of teams in each age group:
9U - 1 team
10U through 14U – 2 teams in each age group.

The number of teams is subject to being changed by the Baseball Commissioner, Vice Commissioner, and League Director based on factors for specific years. All first year coaches in Travel Baseball must participate in GGBL. Dual teams are the only exception. Tournament only teams shall be approved by the Board, upon recommendation by Commissioner.


INFORMATION

BASEBALL 

- Ages for leagues are based on age of player on 4/30/2015
Leaguemax age    Price
 Rookie (4)
              4 $132
 T-Ball (5-6)
              6 $156
 Pee Wee (7)              7 $156
 Pee Wee (8)              8 $156
 Minor (9-10)            10 $156
 Major (11-12)            12 $156
 Pony (13-14)            14 $156
 Seniors (14-18)
            18 $156

SOFTBALL
- Ages for leagues are based on age of player on 12/31/2014
Leaguemax age Price 
 T-Ball (4-6)              6 $156
 Pee Wee (7-8)              8 $156
 Minor (9-10)             10 $156
 Major (11-12)             11 $156
 Junior (13-14)             14 $156
 Senior (15-18)             18 $156

DISCOUNTS
We offer a multi-player family discount.  The second player is discounted $20, the third: $40, and the fourth and after are free. 
 
REFUNDS
If a refund is requested prior to the start of the season, all money paid, less a $25 administrative fee will be refunded.  After this time, no refunds will be made except for the following circumstances:
If you have a player on the waiting list, you may request a full refund prior to the player being placed on a team.
Your player suffers a season ending injury before the start of the season.  (Uniform costs may be deducted if ordered before injury.)
LATE REGISTRATION FEE
A $50.00 late registration fee will be assessed after registration ends

HOW TO REGISTER
Register online. 

CREDIT CARDS
Online registration.  You can register 24 hours a day using your Visa or Mastercard.  Please use a credit card with the billing address as the same address as is used during registration to avoid the transaction being declined.

CHECK or CASH
You will be able to register online and choose to mail a check or cash to:
 
NGBSA Treasurer 
P.O. Box 793
Suwanee GA 30024

If we do not receive your check by 2/6/2015 your player may not be assigned a team. Please make sure you mail your check as soon as you register.

Concussion Fact Sheet Awareness for Parents
During registration you will be asked to acknowledge that you have read and understand the information in the concussion fact sheet for parents. This information can be viewed online in the DOCUMENTS

 


  

North Gwinnett High School Baseball Camp dates:
May 26-28 for rising 8th and 9th graders

June 1-4 for ages under 11

Cost is $150.   Full details are here





Congratulations

2015 PeeWee 7  Champions!  

   

and 2015 PeeWee 8 Champions!
               
       

AND 2015 Bulldog Bash Champs, who beat Buford 8-7