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U/14 Div 1 & 2 Trials

As there will be at least 2 sides in U14's, trials for Division 1 and 2 will be held. First session will be Sunday 28th August from 10am to 12pm. Any questions contact Coach Shane Gossner on 0428 655 001

Masters First Training

The first training for the Masters Group will be a practice game among ourselves on Sunday 28th August at Wests. Arrival time will be 3.30pm and we will train and play for 2 hours. Following the game we will have a sausage sizzle BBQ – gold coin donation - BYO drinks.

Any questions please contact Rod Gaunt (r.gaunt@informplastics.com.au or 0413 228 555 or Ken Maguire kenandkerri@bigpond.com )

Senior Training for 16/17 Season has commenced

Senior Training commenced 16th August and will continue each Tuesday from 5.30pm til 7.00pm. Existing and new players welcome. More info call Brad Schneider on 0439 161 818

 

 

 

U/16 - 2016/17 Season Training commences Sunday 21 August

Coach Rod Gaunt has called the first training session for the squad on Sunday 21 August at the top Field from 8am to 10am. Bring appropriate Baseball gear, water and sunscreen. Any questions please contact Rod direct on mobile 0413 228 555

AGM - Brisbane West Region Wolves - 31 August 2016

Members and management committee

This is notification of the AGM to be held 6:30 pm on Wednesday the 31st of August.

Location to be confirmed will advise shortly.

All elected management positions are vacant  and  call for nominations for:- President, Treasurer, and Secretary.

The present committee had appointed 2 additional members and their term also expires.

The appointment of additional management committee members is at the discretion of the new elected management committee members.

Note nominations may be taken from the floor of the AGM, if a written nomination (email acceptable) has not been received by the 25th of August.

Written nominations must be addressed to the secretary signed by the candidate and also signed by 2 members of a member club.

Please email nominations and any other queries to me directly hgdesign@tpg.com.au as I have not got access to the regions secretary gmail account yet.

At the AGM and all management committee meetings all member clubs are entitled to send 2 representatives each with a vote. If a representative is unable to attend they are entitled to vote by proxy.

Just to let you know Doug Washington has resigned and I have accepted the managements committee’s appointment and shall be the secretary for the region until the AGM

Andrew Gunther

U/16 and U/18 Regional Wolves Try Out's

U/16 player try outs for the Wolves team at Western Districts Club on Sunday, 28th August - 10am – noon. Training will be on Sunday the 4th, and the 11th September, 10am - noon. The State Titles are from the 17th to the 20th September at Redland's baseball Club. Under 16’s – That is the players 16th birthday must be after the 31st of December 2016. The team also needs additional coaches, executive officer (admin stuff - contacts list, uniforms, payments, etc), scorer, and umpire.

For U/18's - The Brisbane West region is not entering  in this tournament, however if any eligible player would like to play in the tournament there are a couple of regions looking for players – Brisbane  South and North Queensland. The tournament is at Redcliffe Padres Baseball Club on 24-27 Sept. Could you inform your players of this opportunity, and if they are interested in playing could they forward their details to Gareth Jones at BQI -  do@baseballqld.asn.au.

Andrew Gunther Secretary Brisbane West Baseball Region

Registration Closing 31 August 2016 - click Register Now to ensure you don't miss out

2016/17 Season - what's happening?

Key Dates have been posted on this website.

All clubs must register their teams with BQ by September 1st, so register now so you don’t miss out!

Training for Rookie Ball U/8's to U/10's and Little League U/12's will be determined once we know final numbers, so please register.

Junior U/14 Div 1 and 2 Trials are being held on Sunday 28th August from 10am to 12pm - refer seperate notice on the web page, you still must register.

Junior U/16 training will commence on the Top field at 8am on Sunday 21 August - refer seperate notice on the web page, you must still register.

Seniors have commenced their training and that will continue each Tuesday from 5.30 to 7pm but Senior’s still must register.

Master's training will commence Sunday 28 August - refer seperate notice on web page, you still must register.

Aussie TBall - Friday nights for those children between 4 and 8 years of age. Note 4 year olds will be assessed for their ability and parents advised if they can continue. Wests will commence at the club grounds on Friday 23 September 5.30 - 6.45pm or as light allows. Still working out details with BQ for possible joint arrangements with a few other clubs on a rotation basis between the clubs. This may commence on Friday 21 Oct and run until 9 December depending upon the thoughts of the parents involved. Please register and we will advise more as information comes to hand.

We need Umpires, Coaches , Scorer’s and lots of help so please put your hand up and advise what you can do to help. Please contact any of the Committee members – refer Contact us part of the website.

Thanks Richard – Volunteer Club Secretary. Email at secretary.westsbaseball@gmail.com

This was updated on 23 August 2016 approx 2.30pm.

 

 

 

Key dates for the Wests 16/17 Season

Registration closes 31 Aug 2016

Wests Club needs to nominate teams to Baseball Qld 1 Sep 2016

Final payments for all players must be received by 30 Sep 2016

Aussie TBall - 7 Oct 2016 - 9 Dec 2016

Junior Pre-season day (except U20) GBL Cup 1 Oct 2016

First Round {Major A - 7 Oct 2016} {Juniors - 8 Oct 2016} {Seniors - 9 Oct 2016}

No Junior games - 19 Nov 2016

Junior Club Photo's - TBA

Last Round before Christmas {Major A - 16 Dec 2016} {Juniors - 17 Dec 2016} {Seniors - 18 Dec 2016}

First Round after Christmas {Major A - 13 Jan 2017} {Juniors - 4 Feb 2017} {Seniors - 15 Jan 2017}

Last Round prior to Finals {Major A - 17 Mar 2017} {Juniors - 11 Mar 2017} {Seniors - 12 Mar 2017}

Finals Commnce {Major A - 24 Mar 2017} {Juniors - 18 Mar 2017} {Seniors - 19 Mar 2017}

Grand Finals {Major A commence - 7 April 2017} {Juniors - 1 Apr 2017} {Seniors -  2 April 2017}

Presentation Day - Junior and Senior TBA

Wests Annual General Meeting TBA approx mid April 2017

This was posted 19 August at approx 5.30pm

 

 

Juniors doing us proud

Right - our U/14 Met West Schoolboy's Representatives at their June 2016 State Tournament in Cairns. Left to Right from back - Max Skerrett, Kouper Gossner, Matthew Meleka, Takumi Ikeda, Andrew Coogan, Joseph Moynihan. The boys contributed well to some very good wins against Queensland best U/14 players. Our very own Ken McGuire was the coach of this side.

Below - U/14 player Toby Pinker pitching for the NSW based 'JBC Razorbacks' versus Harford County of Maryland at Cal Ripken Stadium, Aberdeen Maryland USA - 27 July 2016.

Well done Boys for owning your development!

 

 

Incorporated Body with Qld Government

Western Districts Baseball Club is a incorporated body through the Office Of Fair Trading, Queensland Government. Incorporation Number is IA05333 effective 25 Aug 2014 under document number 3494331. http://www.qld.gov.au/law/fair-trading/

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HomeBrisbane City Council

We were proud to work with BCC's, Brisbane Lifestyle Connected Communities to finalise our own lease recently. Our lease is is current until 13 June 2020 under council reference 112/445/444/409

Sponsors 2016/2017 - Thank you for your fantastic support!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Western Districts Baseball Club Inc through its association with Baseball Australia and Baseball Queensland have Insurance arrangements through V-Insurance Group via their Industrial Special Risk Policy for Baseball Australia. Policy number SUA/002395

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