The National Showcase Series – Victoria gets underway on Tuesday, 5 January 2021 at Melbourne Ballpark as 80 athletes across the U16 and U18 age groups take to the field.
Players named to the showcase rosters last month will have access to extensive high performance and development opportunities, including exposure to college and professional scouts. The showcase runs through Wednesday, 13 January 2021 with two key components:
1. Local Showcase
Tuesday 5 and Wednesday, 6 January 2021
Players will participate in a showcase for data collection and scouting purposes. The showcase format and data collection will be coordinated nationally with all players across Australia participating in the standardised event.
2. Local Underage Tournament
Two teams in both the Under 16 and Under 18 age brackets will compete in a 7 game series from Thursday, 7 January – Wednesday, 13 January 2021.The game schedule is available HERE.
“We are pleased to present this new AYC format for our Victorian baseballers following a challenging year,” Baseball Victoria CEO Kristie Middleton said. “We are excited to see what our talented group of high performance athletes can achieve during the showcase as we continue to support their development in preparation for bright futures in baseball.”
Visit the National Showcase Series – Victoria page HERE for full rosters, scores and relevant updates.