2018 U16B Westerns

2018 U16B Western Canadian Championships August 9th to 12th, 2018

 

Schedule

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 Coaches Meeting Sandman Inn at 7 p.m.
Thursday, August 9, 2018 Games start at 8:00 a.m. Opening ceremonies from 12:15 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. All teams must attend.
Last games of day start at 5:30 p.m.
Social dinner and dance from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at Rutland Centennial Hall (dinner served from 7 to 9 p.m.). All teams should attend. Tickets are $20. Social dinner ticket order form and details
Directions to Rutland Centennial Hall from Sandman Inn
Friday, August 10, 2018 Games start at 9:00 a.m. Last games of day start at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 11, 2018 Games start at 8 a.m. Playoffs start at 7 p.m.
Sunday, August 12, 2018 Playoffs continue for top 4 teams.

Game Schedule

Game Scores and Pictures (Facebook)

Gate Fee

To reduce costs rather than charging a gate fee of $10 per person per day, each team must pre-pay a gate fee of $225 online before the tournament. This allows unlimited access to the championship for all players, coaches, parents, and fans of the team. Pay online below by selecting Add to Cart.

2018 Western Canadian Pre-paid Gate Fee $225

Social and Dinner on Thursday

Social dinner and dance from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at Rutland Centennial Hall (dinner served from 7 to 9 p.m.). All teams should attend. Tickets are $20. Social dinner ticket order form and details

The theme of the social is “My Home Town”. Teams should plan to have one person (or the whole team) provide a little information about their town and their team. Keep it fun and short (1 to 3 minutes).

Clothing

Western championship t-shirts and hoodies must be ordered by Thursday, July 29. Clothing order form (Word), Clothing order form (PDF)

 

Accommodation

Sandman Inn

The Sandman Inn is the preferred hotel.

UBC Okanagan

UBC Okanagan has modern rooms with kitchenettes and individual dorm-style rooms ideal for teams. UBC Okanagan is 5 minutes from the park. Click for online reservations

Camping

Nearby full-service campgrounds are Wood Lake RV Park (250-766-1881) and Holiday Park (1-800-752-9678).

Location

Kelowna Minor Fastball has 6 fields at High Noon Ball Park on Old Vernon Road in Kelowna (east of the airport).

Note: Please plan to bring enough water.

Here is an overview of the ball park:
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