Westgarth Baseball Club has a solid junior program and actively supports the development of junior baseball in our region, DV or Diamond Valley Junior Baseball Association.
This year we have baseballers playing at the U13, U15 and U17 levels, as well as a burgeoning Tee Ball program. Baseball is a team sport and winter baseball is played in good spirit with the aim of the baseballer having fun while developing their skills. All games are played on Saturday morning.
At the U13 level, all games are played at Banyule Flats, in fun filled, action packed games.
At the U15 level, all games are played at Mill Park. Juniors at this level play some very good baseball and have the option to play some senior baseball too.
The U17 baseball is played at the home ground of teams in the DVJBA association. It is played with great skill. Usually, by this age the juniors of the association know one another and they have a ball taking on one another.
At each level, Winter State Champion...
Click the following link for a PDF file describing in detail the amendment to the Junior bat rule.
MWBL Junior bat rule amendment 2012
For a list of all the Junior League rules check out the Melbourne Winter Baseball League sites page here: