Begins June 15th, 2020

Baseball

The 2020 game schedule is coming soon. Click here for the 2019 results!

image of baseball at granite state games

Location

Northeast Delta Dental Stadium
Southern New Hampshire University
Derryfield School
June 15-18, 2020

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

 

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: Erik Hagstrom (Head Coach Hillsboro-Derring HS) blackfox@tds.net

Fees

Tryout Fee:

  • FREE

Finalist Fee:

For athletes who qualify

  • $150 Payment ($95 pitchers) which includes one ticket to the Fisher Cats baseball game Friday 6/26 where every GSG player will be on the field prior to the first pitch to be recognized.
  • Includes Dri-fit numbered jersey!
  • Games Monday 6/15 will be at the Northeast Delta Dental Stadium and the MVP of the tournament will throw out the 1st pitch 6/26.

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