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Tournament Volunteers needed in June
03/25/2018
Reminder, Tournament volunteer support needed June 15-17 and...
State Tourney Qualifier accomplishments
03/01/2018
  Congratulations 2018 BTBA teams who have placed in tournaments...
2018 MBL/MBT Approved Equipment
10/17/2017
1. 2018 MBL/MBT Season Bat Rules:  MBL will ONLY allow USA...
 
Tournament Volunteers needed in June

Reminder, Tournament volunteer support needed June 15-17 and June 22-24

Help! The BTBA community needs volunteerism to help host tournaments which do not have host teams associated with them. 

We have assigned all available teams one given weekend to collectively support and be responsible: 

*If you did not volunteer for field day please sign up for a shift and help out. 

*If your team is assigned a given weekend please volunteer.

1. June 8-10 - Complete, thank you for your help!

2. Jun 15 - 17: 

Accountable teams: 10A Red, 10A Blue, 11AAA, 12AAA, 13AA 

Please help, sign up today! 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0a4fa5ab2bab9-14aaa 

3. June 22 - 24: 

Accountable teams:: 11A, 13A Red, 14AA

Sign up genious coming soon!

Go Bandits!


by posted 03/25/2018
State Tourney Qualifier accomplishments
14AAA Wins Bloomington Invitational! MBT & GSTC Dancing!13AAA is Runner up in Bloomington Invitational! Takes MBT tix!13AAA 2nd in Cottage Grove13A Red Wins SLP12A Winning Albert Lea11A 3rd in Bloomington10A Red 3rd in Farmiington

 

Congratulations 2018 BTBA teams who have placed in tournaments and earned state tourney bids:

1. 14AA - Winner, Bloomington Invitational, MBT & GSTC bids

2. 13AAA - 2nd place, Bloomington Invitational, MBT bid! 2nd place, Cottage Grove, MSF bid

3. 13A Wins SLP, MBT & GSTC bids

4. 12A - Winner, Albert Lea Slug Fest, MBT & GSTC bids

5. 11A - 3rd Place, Bloomington Invitational

6. 10A Red - 3rd place, Farmington, MBT & GSTC bids


by posted 03/01/2018
2018 MBL/MBT Approved Equipment

1. 2018 MBL/MBT Season Bat Rules: 

  • MBL will ONLY allow USA Baseball regulated and stamped bats or BBCOR or wood moving forward. You can find a listing of approved bats and other FAQ's by clicking here: https://usabat.com/
  • MBL has posted their position on bats on their web site: https://www.mbl.bz/
  • The former "USSSA 1.15 BPF" rated bats will no longer be valid for MBL sponsored league and tournament games.

Note: However, Gopher State (MYAS) will continue to use the old USSSA 1.15 BPF stamp so you may want to hang onto your old bats just for Gopher State tournaments.

  • Here are the 2018 MBL bat requirements:

*9U-14U: All bats must have the new USA stamp unless you are using a -3 BBCOR bat or a wood bat. 

9-U, 10-U, 11-U, 12-U, and 13-U

  • Bats must have USA stamp with weight differential dependent on barrel diameter per below (-3 BBCOR or wood may also be used)
  1. 2 1/4" barrel may have unlimited weight differential or;
  2. Up to 2 5/8" barrel diameter with a weight differential of no more than -11 (i.e. 31” – 20.0 oz.)
  • BBCOR with a -3 or less differential or wood may be used

14-U - (includes 14/15A)

  • Bats must have USA stamp with weight differential  of -5 or less and a max barrel diameter of 2 5/8" or;
  • BBCOR with a -3 or less differential or wood may be used


*15U: 15's can only use a BBCOR bat or a wood bat.

Bats must be BBCOR with a -3 or less differential or wood 

2. Shoes:

  • 9 - 12 year olds - will use molded cleats or tennis shoes. NO METAL SPIKES ALLOWED!
  • 13-15 year olds - will be allowed to use metal spikes 

by posted 10/17/2017
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