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Spring Season

2023 SPRING SEASON

REGISTRATION CLOSES MARCH 19

Division Year Born Cost Play Days Location Time

6U

2018/2017 $66 Monday Klahani 5-6pm
7U 2016 $110 Tuesday/Thursday Blackburn

5-6pm

9U 2015/2014 $160 Tuesday/Thursday Elks After 5pm
11U 2013/2012 $200 Monday/Wednesday Elks After5pm
13U 2011/2010 $215 Tuesday/Thursday Klahani 5pm-8pm
13UAA 2011/2010 $215** Monday/Wednesday Klahani 5-8pm
15U 2009/2008 $230 Monday/Wednesday Blackburn After 5pm
15UAAA 2009/2008 $230* Tuesday/Thursday Blackburn After 5pm
18U 2005/06/07 $230 Tuesday/Thursday Blackburn After 5pm

*15UAA fees are $230 + teams fees + uniform fee + coaching fee
**13UAA fees are $215 + team fees + uniform fee

EXACT PRACTICE AND GAME TIMES FOR 9U-18U DIVISIONS ARE DEPENDANT ON NUMBER OF TEAMS AND INTERLOCK SCHEDULES AND WILL BE SET AFTER REGISTRATION CLOSES MARCH 19.  

2023 Spring Season Player Evaluations  9U-18U
Date and Time TBD

2023 SAMBA High Performance Tryouts

15UAA Tryouts
TBD

13UAA Tryouts
TBD

While we would like all wanting to tryout to attend the above tryout dates, arrangements can be made for extenuating circumstances to asses a player on a different date.

15U/13U players should email presidentsamba1@gmail.com to discuss

2023 Registration
for 13UAA and 15UAA Team Tryouts

The Registration "Spring Season" is not currently available.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE 2023 SEASON

SAMBA is run 100% by volunteers and we need your help to make the 2023 season the best one yet for our players.

if you are interested in volunteering please contact our President Chad at presidentsamba1@gmail.com

If you are interested in coaching any division for the 2023 season,  please fill out the coaching application by clicking on the blue button.  We need multiple coaches for all division and appreciate all our parent volunteers.



EQUIPMENT LIST

Each Player will come to every practice and game with the following:

9U -18U

  • Glove
  • Gray Baseball Pants
  • Batting Helmet (9U-13U require a chin strap)
  • Cleats (no metal cleats until 15U)
  • Bat(please see bat requirements below or speak with your coach before buying a new bat to ensure proper fit)
  • Personal Protection(Jock or Jill)

6U &7U

  • Glove
  • Athletic Pants, baseball pants are best but any loose fitting pants that are easy to move in will do.  No jeans, No tight pants, No shorts.
  • Batting Helmet with a chin strap
  • Cleats or runners
  • Personal Protection(Jock or Jill)

BAT REQUIREMENTS AS PER 2022 BCMBA RULE BOOK

19.04 Bats
7U 30 inch, 2 5/8 inch max diameter, unlimited length/weight
drop – bats with greater than 2 1⁄4 in. barrel diameter must be
marked “USABB or stamped with BPF 1.15” (Bat Performance
Factor)

9U 30 inch, 2 5/8 inch max diameter, unlimited length/weight
drop - bats with greater than 2 1⁄4 in. barrel diameter must be
marked “USABB” or stamped with BPF 1.15” (Bat Performance
Factor)

10U & 11U 32 inch, 2 5/8 inch max diameter, unlimited
length/weight drop - bats with greater than 2 1/4 inch. barrel
diameter must be marked “USABB” or stamped with BPF
1.15” (Bat Performance Factor)

13U 32 inch, 2 3/4 inch max diameter, -10 max length/weight
drop, marked BPF 1.15” or “USABB”

15U A/AA 2 3/4 inch max diameter, max -10 weight to length
ratio, composite, aluminum or wood combination

15U AAA -10 max length/weight drop, Wood, Bamboo or
Wood Composite

18U AA -3 max length/weight drop, and marked “BBCOR"

18U AAA/College Prep Wood, Bamboo or Wood Composite

  • Wood, bamboo and wood composite bats are permitted in all divisions.
  • Wood composite bats include wood bats with fiberglass sheathing and wood barreled bats with composite handles.

Spring Season runs middle of April to the last week of June.   Exact dates will be posted once we see how the snow melts and when we are given the go ahead by the city to use the fields.

6U-11U practice and game times will be posted once teams are created and we know how many teams we have in each division.  13-18U play days and times are set once the interlock game schedules are created.


SAMBA is committed to supporting all baseball activities that are in compliance with viaSport, BC Minor Baseball, and Provincial regulations.

Pro-rated refunds or SAMBA credits will be provided should any of our governing bodies order the cancellation of baseball activities part-way through the Spring 2023 season.