Nanaimo Awarded "Association of the Year" for 2016
BC Baseball Association would like to congratulate Nanaimo Minor Baseball for being chosen as Association of the Year for 2016.
2016 was a big year for NMBA as they celebrated their 60th anniversary serving the youth of Nanaimo.
· Registration for NMBA was 602 players for the season.
· Applied for and received $150,000 from Blue jays Field of dreams foundation to put lights in stadium. The CoN committed to funding the remainder of the $525,000 budget to complete lights
· NMBA fielded 10 Single Season or Summer All-Star Teams from Tadpole through College Prep.
· College Prep Team winning the baseball BC Provincial Championship qualifying for Nationals in Sherbrooke finished 6th
· Hosted 2016 Bantam AAA BC Baseball Provincials at Serauxmen Stadium and Mariner Field
· Association was represented on the Girls U21 Team BC and U16 Team BC teams by Veronica Wong, Celia Leaf and Isabella Bortalotto
· Hosted a very successful Roberto Alomar Foundation kids camp (90 kids) and Charity Banquet (250 attendees)
· Working toward hosting the 1st Vancouver Island Coaches Conference in Feb 2017
Congratulations to all the Members of NMBA!