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2024 Norfolk Baseball Scholarship

Feb 28, 2024 | Comments Off on 2024 Norfolk Baseball Scholarship

The Norfolk Baseball Association is pleased to sponsor the Barry Zimmerman scholarship in the amount of $1,000 for a player who has played in the Norfolk Baseball Association and is furthering his/her education beyond high school. Scholarship Eligibility In order to be considered for the Norfolk Baseball Association scholarship, candidates must meet the following criteria:…

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Spring 2024 Evaluation Information – *Updated*

Feb 25, 2024 | Comments Off on Spring 2024 Evaluation Information – *Updated*

*Update* – Registration has now closed and we can announce evaluation groupings and times.  See the tables below. Evaluations for the Spring 2024 season will be held at Next9Up in Franklin on Saturday 3/2 from 2:30pm to 6:30pm and on Sunday 3/3 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm. For those new to the process, our evaluations are…

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2024 Umpire Registration Now Open!

Feb 19, 2024 | Comments Off on 2024 Umpire Registration Now Open!

With the season quickly approaching, it is time to assemble the team of umpires that will officiate our 2023 Norfolk baseball season.  Umpiring is a challenging and rewarding way to stay involved in youth baseball and gain valuable experience in what is the first job for many kids. Who should consider umpiring: 13 year old…

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2024 Winter Clinic Information – UPDATED

Nov 1, 2023 | Comments Off on 2024 Winter Clinic Information – UPDATED

UPDATED – Due to differing numbers of grade level registrants, we have changed the times to two groupings.  Please see below for updated times and assignments. Registration for our Winter Clinics will be opening mid-November.  Please see below for details and specific time slots based on your player’s current grade: Location: Franklin Adirondack Club Dates:…

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2023 Feedback Requested

Sep 6, 2023 | Comments Off on 2023 Feedback Requested

Norfolk Baseball Association is a volunteer run organization, and we are constantly looking at our league to better understand how we can continuously improve the experience for our players, parents, and town. As we approach the off-season, we are asking you, our great baseball community, for your feedback. We know that the most important feedback…

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2023 Fall Baseball Evaluation Information

Aug 17, 2023 | Comments Off on 2023 Fall Baseball Evaluation Information

Evaluations for the two fall age groups will take place on Monday, August 21st at Nelson Field in Plainville.  Please keep in mind that groupings are done based on your child’s baseball age for the coming 2024 season.  Please have your player bring their glove and batting helmet at minimum. 9/10 Grouping: 5:30 – 6:45…

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Norfolk Baseball Alumni Writes New Book

Aug 7, 2023 | Comments Off on Norfolk Baseball Alumni Writes New Book

Randy Corwin was Norfolk Baseball’s Umpire in Chief for many years and still serves as an umpire in Massachusetts today.  He’s written a new book on overexuberant parents and coaches that’s worth a read.  Many of the stories in this book influenced our current codes of conduct for parents, coaches, and players. You can find…

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2024 Cannons Tryout Information

Aug 1, 2023 | Comments Off on 2024 Cannons Tryout Information

Tryouts for our travel Cannons program are now being scheduled.  These teams compete in the New England AAU Baseball program.  The latest information will be posted here, so please check back frequently.  Additional details on each age level will be provided by each manager, but the season primarily consists of off season winter training and…

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Cannons 11U Team Update

Jun 8, 2023 | Comments Off on Cannons 11U Team Update

Our 11U Cannons finished in their division this year with a 10-0 record and will be hosting the pool play this weekend.  Out of 42 teams, they are the #1 seed.  They will be playing in the 12pm and 2pm slots if you’d like to come down to the Majors field at Pond St. and…

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Picture Day 2023

Apr 26, 2023 | Comments Off on Picture Day 2023

Saturday, May 6th is our annual Spring Picture Day. As with previous years, it will be held in the open grass area at Freeman Kennedy (where the bounce houses are located on opening day).  All teams will have a dedicated time slot, which will be published shortly on the schedule within the app alongside practices…

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Opening Day 2023 Announced!

Apr 13, 2023 | Comments Off on Opening Day 2023 Announced!

We are pleased to announce details of our opening day parade with Norfolk Softball! The parade will be held on Saturday, April 29th.  Kids will gather at the H. Olive Day school at around 9:45am in the parking lot in their uniforms.  If coaches have not yet had a chance to distribute them, they will…

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Spring 2023 Evaluation Information

Mar 1, 2023 | Comments Off on Spring 2023 Evaluation Information

With registration closing, we are now able to publish evaluation dates and groupings.  For those new to the process, our evaluations are primarily held for the purpose of rostering balanced divisions (AA, AAA, and Majors), and evenly matched teams within those divisions.  We always have to consider age level populations: as with school, some years…

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2023 KP Summer Baseball Club

Jan 23, 2023 | Comments Off on 2023 KP Summer Baseball Club

King Philip high school coaches Jeff Plympton and Jason Connelly for the second year will be holding a week long baseball camp as the spring season ends and the summer season begins.   This is for grades 2 through 6 (as of the start of the 2023 school year). June 26 thru June 29 (Mon thru…

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Spring 2023 Information

Jan 11, 2023 | Comments Off on Spring 2023 Information

Greetings all, Hope your year has started well.  With registration for Spring now open, we wanted to share some key dates.  More information on each item will follow as we get closer, but this will at least allow you to earmark your calendars. Saturday, March 11th and Sunday, March 12th (12-4 both days): Evaluations (not…

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2023 Winter Clinic Information

Jan 10, 2023 | Comments Off on 2023 Winter Clinic Information

Registration is now open!  Please find the current information below on attending the clinics and look for updates via email from your grade level coordinator. For 2023, Winter Clinics are split by grade level: 1st & 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Grade  Special Kick-off 1st Session: Saturday, January 7th 2:00pm to 3:30pm for 1st and 2nd…

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