All Diamond Fields are Closed today with the exception of Duff #3 and Ferry Farm
Join us at Chichester Park, Field # 3, for our opening day jam starring SOHO DOWN. Soho Down is a Country Rock band known for their powerful dual female and male lead vocals, sweet harmonies, scorching guitar and rock solid rhythm, with their own songs and your favorite Top 40 covers, this group keeps the crowds coming back for more! Soho Down was formed in Lorton, VA. by Jennifer Allen, Eric Shaw & Robert Bridgers. With the addition of Jessie Kohls, Mike Farris and later Gregg Park on guitar, the band started to really click! By the pen of Eric & Jennifer and a few visits to the recording studio, their Country/Rockin’ Blues sound is ready to hit the public with their first Nashville recorded EP, Available Now! on “ITunes.”
The concert begins a 6:00 P.M. and immediately follows our first ever SBL hitting contest. Sponsored by Dick’s Sporting Goods, SBL players will compete by age group for the best hitter. Prizes will be awarded during the concert intermission. The hitting contest is as follows:
- Field #5 Boys Rookie Baseball Age 7/8
- Field #4 Girls’ 8U Softball Age 7/8
- Field #5 Boys Minor Baseball Age 9/10
- Field #4 Girls’ 10U Softball Girls Age 9/10
- Field #5 Boys Major Baseball Age 11/12
- Field #4 Girls’ 12U Softball Girls Age 11/12
- Field #2 Girls’ 16U Softball Girls Age 13/14/15/16
In addition, Stafford Baseball League will be accepting donations. 50% of all donations will be forwarded to the family of Trooper Chad Dermyer of the Virginia State Police, who recently lost his life in the line of duty.
Parking for the event will be at Chichester Park, Stafford High School student lot (shuttle bus from lot to park and return), and the Stafford County Government Center – Shuttle bus to park and back. Pick up will be at the flag area at the courthouse in front of the government center.
Please join us for this opening day celebration. Don’t forget the lawn chairs, beach blankets, dancing shoes!
The diamond fields at Pratt and Brooks Park are closed for this evening.
SBL Uniform Issue-at Equipment Shed
6:00 pm Tee Ball
6:15 pm Rookies Softball/Baseball
6:45 pm Minors Softball/Baseball
7:15 pm Majors Softball/Baseball
7:30 pm Babe Ruth
Fields currently closed due to wet conditions:
Gayle and Melchers
The following fields are closed for today due to wet and muddy conditions:
Patawomeck 1 & 2, Smith Lake 1-3, Pratt, Brooks 1 & 2, Willowmere 1-4, AG Wright 1 & 2, Rodney Thompson 1 & 2
and All fields at Chichester
There will be one last day to pick up equipment for the season. Please come by the Equipment Shed at the Courthouse Community Center on Monday, March 21st from 6-7pm.
Equipment pick up will be on:
Monday 4-7pm and 8:45-930 (After the Draft)
Tuesday from 6-8pm
At the Courthouse Community Center
Dear Stafford Baseball League Baseball & Softball Players, Families, & Coaches,
The 2016 season is fast approaching! Once again we have teamed with our Sponsors – Dick’s Sporting Goods to bring you the SBL Appreciation Weekend! Please stop by at the SBL Table to be eligible for even more surprises from Dick’s Sporting Goods! If they do not have what you are looking for, Dan Eaton and his wonderful staff will help you order on site and apply the discount code!
On Saturday, March 12th and Sunday, March 13th, 2016 from 11:00am – 5:00pm at the Spotsylvania Mall, Dick’s Sporting Goods store location will be hosting its annual Stafford Baseball League baseball/softball appreciation discount day to assist families and players with preparing for the upcoming baseball/softball season.
Any Stafford Baseball League participant can bring in the appreciation day flyer to receive 20% off your entire purchase Stafford Baseball League 2016 Day at Dick’s (some exclusions apply) on Saturday, March 12th or Sunday, March 13th. This is a great opportunity to not only get 20% off all of your necessary baseball/softball equipment but you can also get that treadmill or kayak you have had your eye on because you will be getting 20% off your entire purchase!
Stafford Baseball League will be conducting the tryouts for the Spring season this Saturday March 12,2016 as follows:
8U – No Tryouts – players will be placed on teams by Softball Director
10U – 9:00 a.m. at Chichester Park – Field#3 (Please arrive by 8:30 to sign in and warm up)
12U – 11:00 a.m. at Chichester Park – Field #3 (Please arrive by 10:30 to sign in and warm up)
16U – 11:00 a.m. at Chichester Park – Field #4 (Please arrive by 10:30 to sign in and warm up)
Attendance at the tryouts are strongly encouraged to allow for the balancing of teams. No-shows will be placed on teams by Softball Directors.
T-Ball – No Tryouts – players will be placed on teams by T-Ball Director and Cal-Ripken Director
Rookies – No Tryouts – players will be placed on teams by Rookie Director and Cal-Ripken Director
Minors – 9:00 a.m. at Chichester Park – Fields 2,4, and 5 (Please arrive by 8:15 to sign in and warm up)
Majors – 11:00 a.m. at Chichester Park – Fields 2 and 5 (Please arrive by 10:30 to sign in and warm up)
Babe Ruth League – 9:00 a.m. at Chichester Park – Field (Please arrive by 8:30 to sign in and warm up)
Prep – 11:00 a.m. at Chichester Park – Field #1 (Please arrive by 10:30 to sign in and warm up)
Attendance at the tryouts are strongly encouraged to allow for the balancing of teams. No-shows will be placed on teams by the Minors, Majors, Cal-Ripken, and Babe-Ruth Directors respectively.