Women's Programs

Baseball Queensland Calendar for female events and programs

Baseball Queensland is excited to announce our calendar of event for the next 6 months (June 2019 – January 2020) for our Female Development Program. Below is the list of events that we are committing players and teams to.

Timberjacks Tournament
We are aiming to put teams in the Little League, Junior League, Senior league age groups at this years Timberjacks Tournament played in Lismore, NSW.
Prep: 23rd and 30th June
Tournament: 12th – 14th July

JL and LL Female Development Program
(6 weeks)
All Stars Baseball Club
25th August, 1st, 8th, 15th,
22nd, 29th September

LL Girls NZ Series
We are excited to partner with a touring New Zealand female Little League team and to host a tournament weekend.
Location of this tournament will be decided shortly.
Tournament: 4th and 5th October

U16 + U18 state titles

This year we are aiming to include a female team in both U16 and U18 State Titles. The under 16 State Titles will be played in Cairns and U18s will be held at
U18: 21-24 Sept
U16: 27 – 30 Sept

Women’s State Titles
Last year we hosted our very first Women’s State Titles. This year we are aiming to grow our state titles with more female participants than ever before. This is a fantastic tournament for beginners to advanced players and was a great experience for all who played last year.
Open Women: 13-15 Dec
Youth Women: 16-17 dec

Gold Coast Summer Classic
We will be submitting teams into the annual Gold Coast Classic Tournament to kick off 2020!
Prep: 22nd and 29th December 2019
Tournament: 3rd – 5th January 2020

For more information on individual events, the development program and opportunities to be involved please email Shayne Watson. shayne@baseballqld.asn.au

 

 

Key Information

Baseball Queensland Director – Participation, Geoff Wade has taken the initiative to establish a Female Participation sub-committee which will be tasked with providing leadership in developing pathways and programs that cater specifically to female participants ranging from participation programs through to athletic development programs.

Attendees to the first meeting were:

Geoff Wade (Chair)
Andrea Marshall
Anna Day
Maureen Lessmann
Karina Connors
Alan Connors
Kevin Fenn
Shayne Watson
Gareth Jones
Apologies: Sally West, Mark Ready, Lisa Norrie

As you can see from the calendar the group has resolved to offer a State Titles event for Women and Girls in December with these events being another opportunity for females to stake a claim to a roster spot with the Queensland Bandits Women’s and Girl’s State Teams.

All female teams will also be entered into the Timberjacks Tournament in Lismore (July), the Gold Coast Classic (January 2019) and the Div II State Titles (April 2019) as a means to provide further participation opportunities.

A number of development programs will also be offered to assist females to improve their skills and develop the characteristics for success in baseball. Every Sunday in September will see a development program delivered at Bannister Park, Hendra.

Preparations are also underway to breathe new life into the local Brisbane based Women’s Baseball League, with more information to be released shortly.

 

Express your interest

To express your interest in any or all of these programs and to ensure we can keep you up to date with the latest on these events please complete and submit our expression of interest form available here:

Youth Women and Women’s Baseball

Baseball Queensland Calendar for female events and programs

Baseball Queensland Director – Participation, Geoff Wade has taken the initiative to establish a Female Participation sub-committee which will be tasked with providing leadership in developing pathways and programs that cater specifically to female participants ranging from participation programs through to athletic development programs.

Attendees to the first meeting were:

Geoff Wade (Chair)
Andrea Marshall
Anna Day
Maureen Lessmann
Karina Connors
Alan Connors
Kevin Fenn
Shayne Watson
Gareth Jones
Apologies: Sally West, Mark Ready, Lisa Norrie

As you can see from the calendar the group has resolved to offer a State Titles event for Women and Girls in December with these events being another opportunity for females to stake a claim to a roster spot with the Queensland Bandits Women’s and Girl’s State Teams.

All female teams will also be entered into the Timberjacks Tournament in Lismore (July), the Gold Coast Classic (January 2019) and the Div II State Titles (April 2019) as a means to provide further participation opportunities.

A number of development programs will also be offered to assist females to improve their skills and develop the characteristics for success in baseball. Every Sunday in September will see a development program delivered at Bannister Park, Hendra.

Preparations are also underway to breathe new life into the local Brisbane based Women’s Baseball League, with more information to be released shortly.

Express your interest

To express your interest in any or all of these programs and to ensure we can keep you up to date with the latest on these events please complete and submit our expression of interest form available here:

Queensland Youth Women’s and Women’s Baseball Calendar 2018/19

November 2018

Summer Club Baseball Competitions

Onfield Strength and Conditioning – Juniors and Seniors will work out together from 7pm – 8:30pm each week on Wednesday nights commencing 7 November 2018 @ Bannister Park, Gerler Road Hendra. The program will be delivered by Mikala Roberts and Shayne Watson over an eight week period and will consist of one face to face session per week plus some homework for $93.60. Please complete the Registration form available at this link (REGISTER HERE) to register to participate in this program.

December 2018

15th – 16th QLD Women’s State Titles @ Bannister Park. Further Details>>>

17th – 18th QLD Youth Women’s State Titles @ Bannister Park. Further Details>>>

Queensland Bandits Women and Youth Women’s Squads Announced

January 2019

4th-6th Gold Coast Summer Classic – Venue TBA but on Gold Coast (BQ to enter Girl’s teams in Little League, Junior league and Senior League age groups)

February 2019

Queensland Bandits Women’s and Youth Women’s Team training and games at Bannister Park (Dates TBA)

Summer club baseball continues

March 2019

Queensland Bandits Women’s and Youth Women’s Team training and games at Bannister Park (Dates TBA)

Summer club baseball continues

April 2019

Summer Club Baseball concludes

Queensland Bandits Women’s and Youth Women’s Team training and games at Bannister Park (Dates TBA)

Schools Baseball State Titles 15-18 Yrs – TBA

Division II State Titles (BQ Youth Women’s Team to compete in Junior League Div II event).

Australian Youth Women’s Championship
Venue: Narrabundah Ballpark, Narrabundah ACT
Dates: 15-20 April 2019
Host Partners: Baseball Canberra

Australian Women’s Championship
Venue: Narrabundah Ballpark, Narrabundah ACT
Dates: 14-21 April 2019
Host Partners: Baseball Canberra

May 2019

Active Rest Period

June 2019

Schools Baseball State Titles 12-14 Yrs – TBA

Active Rest Period