Minnetonka Baseball Association is a program of service to the youth of our community. It is geared to provide an outlet of healthful activity and training under good leadership in an atmosphere of wholesome community participation.

Minnetonka Baseball Association

2018 Season Schedule Summary

(Dates are subject to change)

       
Date Time Event Location
Registration
January 2, 2018   On-line Registration MBA Website: www.MinnetonkaBaseball.org
February 2, 2018  After Midnight on 2/1/18 Late Fee Begins, $75 per player
February 7, 2018   FINAL DAY - Registration closes at midnight (all except Rookie, Travel Tier I & Community 16-18)
March 4, 2018   Registration Closes at midnight - Travel Tier I
April 1, 2018   Registration Closes at midnight - (Rookie & Community 16-18)
    PLEASE NOTE THAT ONCE A LEAGUE IS FULL THAT SPECIFIC LEAGUE MAY CLOSE EARLIER THEN THE DATES LISTED ABOVE:  
Coaches Clinics
April 3, 2018 6:30pm-9:00pm

Required Attendance  

Coaches Clinic - Rookies  thru Community 8

MHS Black Box

April 4, 2018

6:30pm-9:00pm

Required Attendance 

Coaches ClinicCommunity 9 and up, including Travel Teams

MHS Black Box
   

* All Head and Assistant Coaches must attend one session listed above. 

Coaches will receive their hat & shirt if they have fulfilled their background/official paperwork.  Hat & Shirt will be available at 6:00pm.  We will shut off distribution at 6:25pm in order to start the meetings, so get there early.

 
 
Player Clinics

February 17, 2018

8:00am-9:00am Rookie League Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 24, 2018

2:00pm-3:00pm Rookie League Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 3, 2018

1:30pm-2:30pm Rookie League Clinic #3 Minnetonka Dome
March 10, 2018 1:30pm-2:30pm Rookie League Clinic #3  
       
February 17, 2018 9:00am-10:00am Community 6 League Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome
February 24, 2018 3:00pm-4:00pm Community 6 League Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome
March 3, 2018 2:30pm-3:30pm Community 6 League Clinic #3 Minnetonka Dome
March 10, 2018 2:30pm-3:30pm Community 6 League Clinic #4 Minnetonka Dome
       

February 17, 2018

10:00am-11:00am Community 7 League Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 24, 2018

4:00pm-5:00pm Community 7 League Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 3, 2018

3:30pm-4:30pm Community 7 League Clinic #3 Minnetonka Dome
 March 10, 2018 3:30pm-4:30pm Community 7 League Clinic #4 Minnetonka Dome
       

February 17, 2018

11:00am-12:00pm Community 8 League Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 24, 2018

5:00pm-6:00pm Community 8 League Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 3, 2018

4:30pm-5:30pm Community 8 League Clinic #3 Minnetonka Dome
March 10, 2018 4:30pm-5:30pm Community 8 League Clinic #4 Minnetonka Dome
       

February 17, 2018

12:00pm-1:30pm Community 9 League Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 24, 2018

6:00pm-7:15pm Community 9 League Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 3, 2018

5:30pm-7:00pm Community 9 League Clinic #3 Minnetonka Dome
March 10, 2018 5:30pm-7:00pm Community 9 League Clinic #4 Minnetonka Dome
       

February 17, 2018

1:30pm-3:00pm 10 YO Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 24, 2018

7:15pm-8:30pm 10 YO Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 3, 2018

7:00pm-8:30pm 10 YO Clinic #3 - Practice Evaluation Minnetonka Dome
March 10, 2018 7:00pm-8:30pm 10 YO Clinic #4 - Practice Evaluation Minnetonka Dome
       

March 4, 2018

8:00am-10:00am Travel 10 Evaluation #1 * Minnetonka Dome

March 4, 2018

10:00am-12:00pm Travel 10 Evaluation #2 * Minnetonka Dome

March 11, 2018

6:30pm-8:30pm Travel 10 Evaluation #3 * Minnetonka Dome
     * Note: 10 YO players only attend one required evaluation session  
       

February 17, 2018

3:00pm-4:30pm 11 YO Clinic #1 Minnetonka Dome

February 24, 2018

8:30pm-9:45pm 11 YO Clinic #2 Minnetonka Dome

March 3, 2018

8:30pm-10:00pm 11 YO Clinic #3 -  Practice Evaluation Minnetonka Dome
March 10, 2018 8:30pm-10:00pm 11 YO Clinic #4 -  Practice Evaluation Minnetonka Dome
       
March 4, 2018 12:00pm-1:30pm Travel 11 - Evaluation #1 * Minnetonka Dome
March 4, 2018 1:30pm-3:00pm Travel 11 - Evaluation #2 * Minnetonka Dome
March 11, 2018 3:30pm-5:00pm Travel 11 - Evaluation #3 * Minnetonka Dome
March 11, 2018 5:00pm-6:30pm Travel 11 - Evaluation #4 * Minnetonka Dome
    * Note: 11 YO players only attend one required evaluation session  
       
February 17, 2018 4:30pm-6:00pm Community 12/13 - Full Dome Session Minnetonka Dome
March 13, 2018 7:00pm-8:30pm Community 12/13 - Full Dome Session Minnetonka Dome
March 15, 2018 7:00pm-8:30pm Community 12/13 - Batting Cage Session Minnetonka Dome
March 13, 2018 8:30pm-10:00pm Community 14/15 - Full Dome Session Minnetonka Dome
March 15, 2018 8:30pm-10:00pm Community 14/15 - Batting Cage Session Minnetonka Dome

March 18, 2018

6:00pm-7:30pm Community 12/13 YO - Evaluations Minnetonka Dome
March 18, 2018 7:30pm-9:00pm Community 14/15 YO - Evaluations Minnetonka Dome
       
TBD   Travel Tier I & Community 16-18 YO Practice Time Minnetonka Dome - Cage
TBD   Travel Tier I & Community 16-18 YO Practice Time Minnetonka Dome - Half Dome
Team Placement
March 12 to 15, 2018 5:00-10:00pm

Head Coach Team Placement Meetings

League Director will contact Head Coaches on their specific time

MHS Room 1428
March 19, 2018

 

6:00-7:30pm Rookie thru Community 10/11

 

MBA Coaches Meeting (Youth Level)

League Director will contact Head Coaches 

MHS Forum (Lecture Hall)
March 20, 2018 6:00-8:00pm Community 12/13 and Community 14/15 Placement Meetings MHS Room 1428
Weekend of March 20, 2018   Remaining Teams Announced, except  Community Tier 16-18 & Travel Tier I MBA Website
March 21, 2018 5:00-10:00pm 10-15 YO Travel Coaches Meeting MHS Room 1428
March 26-March 30, 2018   Spring Break - Minnetonka Public Schools  
April 5, 2018 6:30-8:00pm Team Manager Meeting - Rookie thru Community 14/15 & Travel Teams MHS Forum (Lecture Hall)
April 7, 2018 8:00am-9:30am Spring Baseball Breakfast MHS Cafeteria
April 21, 2018 9:15am-12:00pm Equipment Handout  Bennett Family Park
April 21, 2018 9:30am-12:00pm Clean Up Day All Fields
April 16 & 18,  2018 6:00-7:30pm Junior Umpire Training Bennett Family Park
April 11, 2018   Community 16-18 Draft MHS Forum (Lecture Hall)
By last week of April, 2018   Community 16-18 Teams Announced MBA Website
Regular Season
March 17 & 18, 2018   MBA Discount Shopping Event Minnetonka Dick's Sporting Goods
Week of April TBD, 2018   Community Leagues Practices Begin - depending on field conditions All MBA Fields
Week of April TBD, 2018   Travel Leagues Practices Begin- depending on field conditions All MBA Fields
April 28, 2018   Picture Day

Minnetonka High School

East Gym

Week of April TBD, 2018   Community Games Leagues Begin All Game Fields
Week of April TBD, 2018   Travel Games Begin All Game Fields
May 5th, 2018  1:00-6:00pm MBA Opening Day MHS Veteran's Field
June 8-10, 2018  

10A, 11A & 12A

Bigsy Invitational Tournaments

Bennett Family Park

Freeman Park

Manitou Park

June 18, 2018   MBA 2nd Annual Golf Event Deer Run Golf Course
Mid June, 2018   Regular Season Ends - Youth Leagues  
Late  June, 2018   Regular Season Ends - Community 12/13 & 14/15  
End of July, 2018   Regular Season Ends - Travel  
End of June - Mid July, 2018   Regular Season Ends - Sr. Babe  
Post Season
Mid to End of June, 2018   League End of Season Tournaments - Community 7 thru Community 10/11 YO MBA Fields
End of June, 2018   League End of Season Tournaments - Community 12/13 & 14/15 MBA Fields
Early July - July 31, 2018   Travel Team State Tournaments and League Playoffs  Various communities
Mid June to first week of July, 2018   Sr. Babe Tournaments TBD

August 8, 2018

 6-7:30pm

Spring/Summer Baseball Equipment Return Bennett Family Park
Fall Ball
June 18, 2018   Fall Ball On-line Registration Open ( Baseball Age 8 and up) MBA Website
July 31, 2018   Fall Ball Registration Closed MBA Website
August 15, 2018   Head coach Meeting - Roster Finalization Bennett Family Park
August 15, 2018   Fall Ball - Equipment Handout Bennett Family Park
August 15, 2018   Fall Ball Team Placement Announcement MBA Website
August 20, 2018   Fall Ball Practice Begin All Fields
September 8, 2018   Fall Games Begin All Fields
October 14, 2018   Fall Ball Games End All Fields
October 14, 2018   Fall Baseball Equipment Return  Bennett Family Park
Fall Clean Up
TBD   Fall Clean Up All Fields
12-18 YO Travel for 2019

September 23rd & 30th, 2018

 

Sunday, September 23rd (Skills Day) and Sunday, September 30th (Scrimmage Day)

12-15U Travel Evaluations - 2019 Season

Time is TBD (all 12's, 2019 age - players born on or after 5/1/06)

Time is TBD (all 13's, 2019 age – players born on or after 5/1/05)

Time is TBD (all 14's, 2019 age – players born on or after 5/1/04)  

Time is TBD (all 15's, 2019 age – players born on or after 5/1/03)

Veterans Field
       

 

Updated July 18, 2018. bks