Begins June 18th, 2018

Baseball

Click here for the 2018 game schedule and click here for the results!

image of baseball at granite state games

Location

Southern New Hampshire University
Derryfield School
June 18-24, 2018

Eligibility

To compete, athletes must meet the following criteria:

  1. Athlete must be entering 7th grade in the fall up to graduating seniors
  2. Athlete must be under the age of 19 as of July 1
  3. Athlete must also meet at least one of the following criteria:
    a. Athlete is a full-time resident of New Hampshire
    b. Athlete is a full-time student at a recognized academic institution in the region

Regional Teams

Tryouts will be held for baseball and the athletes chosen during the tryouts will have the honor of representing their region in a highly competitive round-robin tournament.

There are four regions represented in the Granite State Games:

  • Region 1: Lakes
  • Region 2: Southern
  • Region 3: Coastal
  • Region 4: Monadnock

Don’t know what region you are in? Click here to determine your region.

Tryouts

South
Saturday, March 17
5:30-7p
Ultimate Sports Academy (201 Allard Drive Manchester, NH)

Lakes
Saturday, March 17
7-8:30p
Ultimate Sports Academy (address above)

Monadnock
Sunday, March 18th
12:30-2p
The Summit Athletic Center (9 Canada St, Marlborough, NH)

Coastal
Not doing tryouts, interested players please contact Scott Dubben (email address below)

Coaches

All athletes receive top-notch coaching throughout the tournament.

  • Lakes Region: Kevin Gray (Ultimate Sports Academy Owner, NH Bobcats Baseball Director and Bow HS coach) graymatter11@aol.com
  • Southern Region: Ernie Yerrington (Head Coach Jutras Post Sr. Legion and Assistant Coach at Manchester Central as well as NHTI) ernieyerrington@aol.com
  • Coastal Region: Scott Dubben (Seacoast United Sports Club Baseball Director) sdubben@seacoastunited.com
  • Monadnock Region: Tom Stockton (Former coach at Fall Mountain High School, current Head Coach at Junior SwampBats) tmstock25@gmail.com

Fees

Tryout Fee:

  • FREE

Finalist Fee:

For athletes who qualify

  • $130 Payment ($75 pitchers)
  • Includes Dri-fit numbered jersey and hat!

Tournament Format

Regional Round Robin Play

90 minute games, no new inning will begin at the 90 minute mark, games can end in a tie, offensive innings will be 5 runs or three outs whichever comes first, free substitutions, bat 11 (9, Flex & EH), all other rules will be govern by NFHS Baseball. Each team will have a double header one day.

Medal Round

Games will be played by NFHS Baseball rules and played until there is a winner.

Entry Gate Fee: $10 per adult for a weekend pass; $5 with student ID; 14 and under free
Commemorative Games T-Shirt: $15
Commemorative Games Sweatshirt: $30