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. 



Upcoming Events

Baseball Travel Tryout Dates:
  • 9U - Derik Taylor:
    • Saturday, July 16th from 12 pm - 2 pm (Field 1)
  • 10U - Matt Champito:
    • Saturday, July 16th from 10 am - 12 pm (Field 1)
  • 10U - David Applebee:
    • Saturday, July 30th from 10 am - 1pm (Field 1)
    • Sunday, July 31st from 10 am - 1 pm (Field 1)
  • 13U - HB Walsh:
    • Saturday, July 16th from 12 pm - 2 pm (Field 4)
    • Sunday, July 17th from 2 pm - 5 pm (Field 4)
  • 13U - Danny Woodring:
    • Saturday, July 23rd from 12 pm - 3 pm (Field 4)
    • Sunday, July 24th from 2 pm - 5 pm (Field 4)
  • 14U - Billy Turner:
    • Saturday, July 16th from 2 pm - 4 pm (Field 4)
    • Sunday, July 17th from 12 pm - 2 pm (Field 4)
  • 14U - Jack Ripley:
    • Saturday, July 23rd from 10 am - 12 pm (Field 4)
    • Sunday, July 24th from 12:30 pm - 2 pm (Field 4)
  • 11U - Chunn:
    • Sunday, July 17th from 5 pm - 8 pm (Field 5)
    • Saturday, July 23rd from 9 am - 12 pm (Field 5)
    • Sunday, July 31st from 5 pm - 8 pm (Field 5)
  • 11U - Hocutt:
    • Sunday, July 31st from 2 pm - 5 pm (Field 5)
  • 12U - Smith:
    • Saturday, July 16th from 12 pm - 3 pm (Field 5)
    • Sunday, July 17th from 2 pm - 5 pm (Field 5)

**Dates/Times/Location subject to change as circumstances require.  Dates/Times/Locations for other teams will be posted as the coaches decide on a schedule.



NGBSA 2016 Fall - 2017 Spring/Summer 
Baseball Travel Coaches

Age GroupName Phone Email
 8U Chad Mentzer     770-378-3646 camentz@yahoo.com
 9U Derik Taylor 404-580-8000 derik.taylor72@gmail.com
 10U David Applebee 678-938-7375 dapplebe@bellsouth.net
 10U Matt Champito 404-372-6649 mchamp14@yahoo.com
     11U Kevin Chunn 678-642-0786 ngdawgsbaseball@yahoo.com

 11U Chuck Gallagher 404-966-4866 cgallagher@fwpmanagement.com
 11U Greg Hocutt 205-965-4838 jhocutt1@gmail.com
 12U Karl Smith 678-640-7807 rori520@aol.com
 12U Paxton Briley 404-993-0559 paxton.briley@mizunousa.com
 13U HB Walsh 678-665-2111 hbwalsh21@gmail.com
 13U Danny Woodring 404-664-5656 woodringdanny@bellsouth.net
 14U Billy Turner 678-758-7945 billy.turner@gmail.com
 14U Jack Ripley 678-878-9529

jackripleynp3@hotmail.com

 15U Darin Southard 404-386-2922 darinsouthard@aol.com




NGBSA Annual Board Meeting and Elections

The Annual NGBSA Board Meeting and Elections was held on Monday, May 16th at the George Pierce Park Community Center.

Below are the positions that were up for election and the candidates that will serve in the position until the term for the position it up:

 PositionCandidate 
PresidentTim Leimkuehler 
Baseball Commissioner Brent Halcomb 
Baseball Vice Commissioner Derek Dean 
Softball Commissioner Mark Patton
Softball Vice Commissioner Jason Steger 
Communications DirectorTed Dorner 
Equipment Manager Greg Hocutt 
Team Mom Coordinator Lauren Hutchinson
Tournament Director Todd Baillie 




2016 FALL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 DateEvent 
  5/6 - 5/8     Bulldog Bash Baseball Tournament 
    5/9 - 5/24      BB Post Season Tournament  
5/9 - 5/24   SB End-of-Season Tournament  
5/14 (Sat) Fall 2016 BB & SB Registration Opens    
5/16 Annual NGBSA Board Meeting and Elections @ George Pierce Park Community Center - 6:30 pm
5/27 – 5/29 T-Ball/Pee Wee All Star Bulldog Bash Baseball Tournament     
   6/2 – 6/5      SB All Star Warm Up Tournament (TBD)     
     6/6 – 6/11      SB Pre-Tri County All Star Tournament     
      6/18 – 6/26      SB Tri County All Star Tournament (TBD)     
 8/1 (Mon)League Directors Meeting 
8/7 (Sun) Baseball & Softball Registration Ends
 8/8 (Mon)Coaches Meeting - all coaches attend - Location/Time TBD
 8/9 (Tues)Tball & Pee Wee Draft - Lcoation/Time TBD 
 8/10 (Wed)Minor & Major Draft - Location/Time TBD 
 8/11 (Thur)Pony Draft - Location/Time TBD 
 8/12 (Fri)All team rosters completed and uniform information updated in SignUp Anytime by league directors 
 8/13 (Sat)Field Clean Up Day - 9 am to Noon 
 8/13 (Sat)Equipment Pick Up - 9 to 11 am 
 8/15 (Mon)Practice begins 
8/17 (Wed)Team Mom Meeting - Location/Time TBD
 9/1 (Thur)Uniform Delivery 
9/6 (Tues) First day for regular season games 

***NOTE:  Above dates are subject to change as circumstances require.***




2016 Online Fall Registration Opens 5/14/16 for BB, SB and Volunteers/Coaches

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

Walk-up registration also available. Date/Time/Location are TBD.

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




INFORMATION for Fall 2016:

BASEBALL 

- Ages for leagues are based on age of player on 4/30/2017
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 12/31/2016
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 8/8/2016 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 DOCUME



Congratulations

North Ga Jamboree Champs - North Gwinnett 8U Bulldogs

Coaches:  Canh Nguyen, John Shelnutt, Derik Taylor, David Morris

Players:  Evan Nguyen, Connor Coxwell, Ryan Taran, Denton Morris, Ayden Lockett, Andrew Park, Adrian Nguyen, Blake Taylor, Ryan Davis, Jack Shelnutt


USSSA Gwinnett Co. Atlanta World Series Qualifier AA Gold Bracket Champs - North Gwinnett 7U Bulldogs

Coaches:  Chad Mentzer, Matt Neese, Mike Kiewert

Players:  Vance Bock, Payton Walker, Austin Neese, Harrison Cantrell, Braydon Mentzer, Beckett Watkins, Chase Kiewert, Charlie Griffith, CJ Brown, Graydon Sellers



USSSA Gwinnett Co. Atlanta World Series Qualifier AAA Champs - North Gwinnett 8U Bulldogs

Coaches:  Derik Taylor, John Shelnutt, Canh Nguyen, David Morris

Players:  Andrew Park, Evan Nguyen, Connor Coxwell, Ryan Davis, Denton Morris, Ayden Lockett, Ryan Taran, Adrian Nguyen, Jack Shelnutt, Blake Taylor


USSSA Pop-up Classic AA Gold Bracket Runner Up - North Gwinnett 7U Bulldogs

Coaches:  Chad Mentzer, Matt Neese, Mike Kiewert

Players:  (BR)  Harrison Cantrell, Vance Bock, Graydon Sellers, Payton Walker, Austin Neese

(FR) Beckett Watkins, Braydon Mentzer, CJ Brown, Charlie Griffith, Chase Kiewert, Christian York



2016 North Gwinnett Pee Wee (8U) Softball Tri-County Runner UP

Coaches: Curtis Pierce, Mark Patton, Jennifer Patton, Todd Nellis

Players:  (BR) Clara Briley, Caroline Stanton, Sydney Woyce, Alayna Todd, Jessica Epps, Addison Pierce, Jenna Fox  (FR) Mary Grace Nellis, Reagan Patton, Kennedy Pickett, Victoria Na, Ava Steger


2016 NGBSA Spring Tball 5 Champions - Blue Jays

Coaches:  Derek Dean, Matt Neese, Kris Johnson, Rob Davis

Players:  Carter Miles, Reid Nelson, Asher Gillespie, Colton Carter, Sam Butler, Caleb Neese, Hayden Jones, Landon Corney, Jake Johnson, Andrew Davis, Logan Dean, Adrian Ponzio




2016 NGBSA Spring Pee Wee Champions - Orioles

Bottom front left to right Cameron Dean and Jack Kennedy

2nd row Colton Carter, Mathew Sime, and Noah Blumenthal

3rd row Daniel Bryant, Jared Miller, Smith Clanton, Will Boatright, James Osborne, Ava Simone, and Rylan Simmons 

Back Row Coaches Steve Bryant, Ellis Dean, Reid Clanton, and Mark Boatright




2016 8U Travel Baseball team - Triple Crown Slugfest Champions!!

Coaches:  Derik Taylor, John Shelnutt, Canh Nguyen, David Morris

Players:  (Back Row) Andrew Park, Evan Nguyen, Connor Coxwell, Ryan Davis, Denton Morris, Ayden Lockett, (Front Row) Ryan Taran, Adrian Nguyen, Jack Shelnutt, Blake Taylor





EVENTS


2016 NGHS Baseball Summer Camps

The North Gwinnett High School Bulldog Baseball Staff would like to invite all youngsters from age 14 and younger to attend our 2016 Bulldog Baseball Camp.  Our camps are being established to help young players of our community with the fundamentals of baseball.

We are offering two (2) separate camps:
  • Rising 8th and 9th graders will be May 25 - 27
  • Ages 11 and under will be held May 31 - June 3rd

The cost for the camp is $150.

Daily Schedule (sample):

9:00 - 9:15 Warm-Up, Stretch
9:15 - 9:30 Throwing Drills
9:30 - 10:00 Baserunning
10:00 - 10:10 Break (Drink/Snack)
10:15 - 11:15 Defensive Drills (Individual and Team)
11:15 - 12:00 On Field Batting Practice
12:00 - 1:00 Scrimmage

More information (including payment options) can be found in the 2016 NGHS Summer Baseball Camp flyer posted to the documents page of the website.