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CABS TTT Workshop
The Council of Australian Baseball Scorers (CABS) held its first “Train the Trainer Workshop” in several years at SportsSA West Beach from 27-29 July 2018.
The workshop provided STSO’s (State and Territory Scoring Organisations) with an opportunity to improve their training services for local scorers. Sessions and discussion included a consistent national approach to rules interpretation, scoring practice, training materials development and future directions for CABS.
Please contact your local State and Territiry Scoring Organisation (STSO) for more information
SABSA AGM - Success!
The SABSA AGM was held on Wednesday 13th June 2018 at Catapult Wealth Offices. Our thanks to Tony Catt BSA Affiliations Director for making the venue available!
The following officers were elected:
President: Michael Phillips
Vice President: Cathy Hill
Secretary: Enza Henty
Treasurer: Carol Burns
CABS Coordinator: Cathy Hill
Following the meeting a compulsory Level 3 scoring revision session brought up some lively discussion and almost frantic Official Rules searching regarding RBI’s and SAC Fly on MFF3 and W/L/S pitchers – riveting stuff!
2018 Australian Junior League Championship
Pirates 5th - Waves 8th
The Adelaide Pirates took 5th place honours with a convincing 13-0 win over the Southern Mariners from Victoria in their final game of the Australian Junior League Championship (27 May – 1 June) .
The Adelaide Waves lost to Brisbane Metro in their final game when Brisbane scored 1 run in the bottom of the 7th to break the 9-9 tie. Both games were played on Diamond 1 at Adelaide Shores Baseball Complex.
16 state teams competed for the right to represent the Australia Region at the 2018 Junior League World Series which takes place in Taylor, Michigan from August 12-19. Two NSW teams, reigning Australian JL Champions Hills and Macarthur were Grand Final opponents with Hills defeating Macarthur 13-3.
Thanks to SABSA members Karryn Przbilla who scored for the Pirates and Penny Smith and Natalie Weber who scored for the Wave. Steve Eads served as Tournament Scoring Coordinator, Carol Burns and Laura Mosell scored for Canberra and Michael Phillips also helped out.
NSW Wins School Sports Australia U17 Championship
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