NCABL Calendar of Important Dates 2017

March 21 Spring Bi-Annual Meeting: SAMBA Clubhouse in St. Albert @ 7:00 PM Final day for submission of website advertising with payments. All League fees due in full.
April 6 NCABL 50th Anniversary Event #1: Official Opening of the Hall of Fame Location: Morinville Museum @ 10010, 101 st., Morinville, Alberta Time: TBA
April 8 Annual Umpires’ Meeting: SAMBA Clubhouse in St. Albert @ 10:00 AM
April 9 NCABL Pick-Up Day: posters, baseballs, scorebooks, and line-up cards. Anytime between 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM.
April 29 Official Scoring Clinic: Bessie Nichols School @ 189 Hemingway Rd. in Edmonton. Time: 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM. Pre-registration required.
May 1 Posters to be on display for maximum exposure of upcoming season
May 7 Opening Day in the NCBAL
June 1 NCABL player registration deadline.
June 1 Club photos to be submitted to League Office in digital format.
June 15 NCABL player pick-up deadline for clubs entering Baseball Alberta competition
July 1 NCABL late player registration deadline.
July 1 Umpire selections’ deadline to League Office for LCSFS and LCFS appointments. Non binding club option.
July 1 NCABL All-Star Club balloting deadline.
NCABL standings cut-off date for All-Star Club allocations
July 16 NCABL 50th Anniversary Event #2: All-Star Game
Tail gate party including outdoor family entertainment: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Pre-game on-field entertainment: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
All-Star Game: 3:00 PM
Location: Legion Field in St. Albert.
August 1 Nomination deadline for the Ken Schultz Memorial Award
August 1 Balloting deadline for the Most Promising Junior Player Award
August 1 Balloting deadline for the Manager of the Year Award
August 1 Nomination deadline for a Fan of the Year recognition: optional and limited to one candidate per club per season.
August 9 NCABL regular season deadline date.
August 9 Application deadline for the NCABL Education Grant.
August 10 Balloting deadline for the NCABL Most Valuable Player of the Year
August 18 NCABL 50th Anniversary Event #3: Meet and Greet at “The NCABL Story”
Location: Spirit Centre in Westlock, Alberta
Time: 8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Admission charged. Souvenirs available for purchase.
August 19 NCABL 50th Anniversary Event #4: Texas Scramble Mixed Golf Tournament
Location: Westlock Golf & Country Club
Time: 8:00 AM
Participation fees charged.
August 19 NCABL Semi-Final Championship Series
Location: Keller Field in Westlock, Alberta
Game times: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Admission is free.
August 19 NCABL 50th Anniversary Event #5: Salute to Our Communities
Location: Spirit Centre in Westlock , Alberta.
Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Admission is free. Some interactive games. Souvenirs available for purchase.
August 19 NCABL 50th Anniversary Event #6: Gala Banquet & Awards
Location: Westlock & District Community Hall in Westlock, Alberta
Time: Cocktails @ 6:00 PM; Dinner @ 7:00 PM; Awards @ 8:15 PM
Mix of light entertainment throughout the evening.
Sport celebrities presenting their personal stories during the course of the evening.
Memorabilia room open to guests for viewing during the course of the evening. Souvenirs available for purchase.
August 20 NCABL Semi-Final Championship Series (continued)
Location: Keller Field in Westlock, Alberta
Game times: 11:00 AM (subject to change) - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (subject to change)
Admission is free.
August 20 Westlock & District Agricultural Society presents…Rodeo and chuck wagon events
throughout the week-end, agricultural displays, and a small midway.
August 26 NCABL Championship Series
Location: Edmonton Baseball Park (Telus Field)
Game times: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
August 27 NCABL Championship Series
Location: Edmonton Baseball Park (Telus Field)
Game time: 2:00 PM (if necessary
October 1 Baseball Alberta Awards nomination deadline
Baseball Alberta Scholarship Application deadline
November 4 NCABL Fall Bi-Annual Meeting: SAMBA Clubhouse in St. Albert @ 9:00 AM