Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

T-Ball (YOB 2016-2017)
Jr. Rookie Ball (YOB 2014-2015)
Sr. Rookie Ball (YOB 2012-2013)
Mosquito (YOB 2010-2011)
Peewee (YOB 2008-2009)
Bantam (YOB 2006-2007)
Midget (YOB 2003-2005)
Senior (YOB before 2003)

The season starts around the 3rd week of May and continues until the end of August. After the regular season, there is a week make up games for games missed during the year, usually due to rain. After that make up week, there are two weeks of playoffs.

Games are played at the Terry Fox Complex, Lansing Park, and/or Selkirk.

No, the only exception is the annual house league tournament, held Friday through Sunday of the Father's Day Weekend.

Monday to Thursday with start times from 5:15PM to 8:00PM. Teams will play once or twice a week.

Yes, please check the website for dates and times

Always!!! Please send an email to [email protected] for more information.

Registration typically starts near the end of January / beginning of February. The 2018 open registration date is February 7.

The Shamrocks are our All-Star travelling teams that play teams from all over Ontario, the U.S. and participate in the Northern Elite League. If you are interested in playing baseball at a higher level, watch the website for tryout times or contact a coach on the contacts page.

Please see the SMBA Refund Schedule:

Registration accepted / Money received starting Jan 24

$25 admin fee for refunds up to April 1

$50 admin fee for refunds after April 1

50% admin fee for refunds after first practice/tryout or after uniforms are issued (whichever comes first)

No refunds after Opening Day

Registrations received after May 1 are considered late and are subject to a $25 late fee - providing there is space in the division.

Players applying for Shamrocks MUST BE REGISTERED WITH SMBA before tryouts. Players who withdraw from SMBA after a tryout are subject to the 50% refund policy.

Conflict with another sport is not considered a valid reason for refund.

Extenuating circumstances will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

The Northern Elite League is a cooperative effort of the baseball associations from Sudbury, Valley East, North Bay and Sault Ste. Marie. Each association hosts the others during the season for a weekend of tournament play. For Senior Division questions please contact the convenors shown on the contacts page.