Summer Ball is an elite All-Star program that starts July 1st and lasts through most of the summer. Teams are determined by Try-outs, which does mean some kids will unfortunately be cut.
Tadpole Summer Ball season lasts for the month of July with 2 games per week and a season ending tournament near the end of July. Modified Mosquito rules are used, with live pitching in every inning. This league travels to other associations' parks (such as Surrey, Newton, North Delta, Ladner, etc.) for games.
Mosquito Summer Ball season runs from July 1st to the end of the August Long Weekend. Games are 2 times per week plus weekend tournaments. Teams that are successful in the Summer League qualify for Provincials.
Pee Wee, Bantam and Midget Summer Ball seasons run from July 1st through most of August. Games are played throughout the Lower Mainland with successful teams qualifying for Provincials. These teams can also qualify for Western and National Finals.
This FAQ document below explains what Summer Ball is all about.
Prior to registering for summer ball, you must attend tryouts for a team at the appropriate level in your age division. Tryout schedules will be posted in advance.
After you have been selected to play on a Summer Ball team, you must register for the Summer Ball season for the correct division and level. Registration will be done online on this web site.
Your coach will provide the link to the registration page to use, as the registration is only open to those players selected to the team.
After being selected to a team, a copy of the player's birth certificate must be provided to the coach, as the information is required for the official team roster that must be submitted to BC Minor.
Yes, there is an additional Registration Fee for Summer Ball. This fee is collected in July when your child has made the Summer Team.