All posts by Eric Curitore

DI RULES COMMITTEE REP SEAT UP FOR ELECTION!

If anyone is interested in running for the Division I Rules Committee Team Representative, please CLICK HERE to download the Candidate Form to then submit to Eric.Curitore@CollClubSports.com by 11:59 PM EST Sunday Nov. 24th.

Anyone is invited to apply for the position. The position is a 2-year term. Responsibilities include gathering all rule changes/suggestions/adoptions from Division I teams & presenting them to the rest of the committee at the annual NCBA Rules Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA each summer. You will be speaking on behalf of the teams while being involved throughout the discussions. All expenses paid.

DISCIPLINARY ACTION

Houston Community College has been placed on probation for the remainder of the 2019-2020 season for violation of NCBA DI rule 26.01.0. Specifically, for conducting their baseballoperations in a manner not acceptable by NCBA Standards.

WELCOME ABOARD!

The NCBA is excited to introduce Nick Trujillo as the new Southern Pacific Regional Director. Nick is a former NCBA DI World Series Champion & All American pitcher during his time at the University of Nevada, Reno. He is very excited to serve in his new role with the NCBA. Please join me in welcoming Nick to the NCBA!

RICKERT NAMED RAWLINGS SPONSOR ACCOUNT MANAGER

Justin Rickert has recently been hired full time as the new Rawlings Sponsor Account Manager for the National Club Baseball Association.  With this new position, Justin will be overseeing all the day to day logistics of the NCBA’s partnership with Rawlings Sporting Goods.

Rawlings is the Official Uniform, Apparel, Baseball & Equipment Provider of the NCBA. All member teams receive up to 45% off all orders through the NCBA & Rawlings!

Justin can be reached at Justin.Rickert@CollClubSports.com or by phone at 412-321-8440 x111 should you be interested in anything Rawlings can offer!

NCBA ANNUAL LEAGUE MEETING

We are excited to invite you to the NCBA Annual League Meeting on August 14th, at 7:00 pm EST! As in years past, this important meeting will be held LIVE online.  This year it will be available for live viewing on the NCBA Facebook Page and Group.  To get all the details regarding the meeting, CLICK HERE to download the invitation!

 

RULES COMMITTEE MEETING RESULTS

The Annual Rules Committee Meeting was held on Saturday, July 27th.  The voting results of the rules suggestions that were submitted can be found HERE.  The updated 2019-2020 NCBA Rulebooks will be released in the coming weeks. Once they are finalized, they will be posted to the website as well as emailed to all the teams.

NCBA RULES COMMITTEE MEETING

The Annual NCBA Rules Committee Meeting is set for July 27th.  Make sure your voice is heard and send any rule change suggestions to Joe Caracci by July  25th for discussion at the meeting.

CHAMP GAME: ILLINOIS DOWNS GCU 9-5

The University of Illinois are officially your 2019 NCBA DI World Series Champions as they defeated Grand Canyon 9-5 in Game 15 of the event.  Matt Davis of Illinois took home MVP honors after a terrific tournament at the dish! Through Illinois 5 games he went 9-22 (.409) with 1 double, 6 runs scored, 4 RBI’s, 1 walk & 1 stolen base!

Stats ::  CLICK HERE
Final Bracket :: CLICK HERE

GAME #14: ILLINOIS SECURES CHAMPIONSHIP GAME BERTH

#3 seed Illinois secures a berth in the Championship game after winning Game 14 of the 2019 DI World Series 4-3 over Florida State. Grant Miller earned Player of the Game honors after going 2 for 3 with 2 RBI’s.

Stats ::  CLICK HERE
Updated Bracket :: CLICK HERE

GAME #13: GCU SECURES CHAMPIONSHIP GAME BERTH

#4 seed Grand Canyon secures a berth in the Championship game after winning Game 13 of the 2019 DI World Series 8-2 over Texas A&M. Catcher Malik Flores earned Player of the Game honors after going 3 for 5 with 1 run scored & 1 run batted in.

Stats ::  CLICK HERE
Updated Bracket :: CLICK HERE