Last Updated: August 31, 2015 
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EMBA NEWS UPDATES

TRAVEL COACHES WANTED
APPLY TO COACH A TRAVEL TEAM


E.M.B.A. IS NOW ACCEPTING TRAVEL COACH APPLICATIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING TEAMS FOR THE 2016 SEASON
WE WILL BE RUNNING MINOR AND MAJOR TEAMS!

DEADLINE: September 10, 2015


 

Please Click Here to download an application or Contact Wayne Nevin – EMBA Travel Convenor (226-783-1067)

wsbnevin@gmail.com

OR

Joe Grondin – President (519-776-8111)

 joseph.grondin@towerswatson.com

 

MIDGET MAJOR TEAM WINS
BASEBALL ONTARIO MIDGET "B DIVISION" CHAMPIONSHIP!!

CONGRATULATIONS ON A FANTASTIC YEAR - 42 - 1 - 2 !!



Pictured are:
JUNIOR TEAM
"A" DIVISION FINALIST

CONGRATULATIONS ON A GREAT YEAR!!



Pictured are:

Top row: Wayne Nevin, Matt Posthumus, Julian Fields, Cory Lemire, Danny Miller, Chris Bondy
Bottom Row: Brennden Nevin, Jake Watters, Colin MacDonald, Tom O'Neil, Troy Jubenville, Joel Wismer, Leyton Spence
Not Pictured Nik Motruk
MIDGET MAJOR TEAM WINS
SUN PARLOUR - WESTERN COUNTIES MIDGET DIVISION PLAYOFFS!!

CONGRATULATIONS ON A GREAT WEEKEND!!



Pictured are:
Ben Curtis, Brennden Nevin, Zack Diemer, Matt Porthumus, Shane Merritt, Julian Fields, Nik Motruk, Colin Steinwender, Evan Harnadek, Nash Prieur, Colton Vriesacker, Jake Watters, Colin MacDonald, Michael Diana and John Chittle
Coaches: Wayne Nevin, Kurt Curtis, Rob Motruk, Tom O'Neil and Glen Harnadek
ROOKIE MAJOR TEAM WINS
WEST LONDON TOURNAMENT TOURNAMENT!!

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner!

 


Game MVPS: Brendan Byrne, Nash Driedger (2), Emma O’Neil, Matthew Zuech

Pictured are:
Brendan Byrne, Max Castellucci, Braydon Chittle, Bradley Colenutt, Nash Driedger, Jimmy Hayes, Dillon Huntley. Freddie McCroy, Emma O'Neil, Mitchell Pye, Keaton Seal, Ryan Whittaker and Matthew Zuech
Coaches: Brendan Byrne, Amanda Bondy, Doug Huntley, Scott Chittle

Date: August 1, 2015
Location: London, Ontario

Over the long weekend the Essex Yellow Jackets Rookie travel team traveled to London to compete in the South West London “A” Division and under tournament. Essex started slowly on Friday before coming up just short losing 9-8 to the host London team.


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MOSQUITO MAJOR TEAM FINALIST!
HARROW TOURNAMENT

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner! (Almost!)



 

Date: June 6 - 8, 2015
Location: Harrow, Ontario

Congratulations to the Essex Mosquito Major Team for reaching the finals of the Harrow Tournament this weekend. The Yellowjackets were 3 and 0 through round robin play with wins over Amherstburg, Waterdown and Dresden. In game 1

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To view pictures from the Harrow Tournament win please Click Here

 
Essex Minor Baseball and A1 Chinese Food
A1 Chinese Food Fundraiser

Date: Monday July 7, 2015 
Location: 60 Talbot St. North Essex Ontario
Time Location: Time: noon - 7 PM
Cost: $



This is a fantastic meal with proceeds coming back to Essex Minor Baseball just for showing up and eating a great meal!

Essex Minor Baseball would like to thank everyone for their support and a great meal put on by the folks at A1 Chinese Food.

Thanks to A1 Chinese Food

FOR ANOTHER EXCELLENT MEAL!

THANKS TO EVERYONE

FOR ATTENDING






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2015 DAY OF CHAMPIONS JULY 18, 2015.
VIEW PICS FROM LAST YEARS DAY OF CHAMPIONS!


 









Date: Saturday. July 18, 2015
Location: Diamond # 1 - Diamond # 2 and Diamond # 3
Contact your coach for all of the details!



This will be another crop of Great Champions!

Thanks to all of the sponsors and the people who participate in making this event a great day for E.M.B.A. Ball Players.

 
To View Pics from 2014 Day of Champions please click on picture.


DAY OF CHAMPS
SPONSORED BY:

FOODLAND
ESSEX, ON


MANZ
CONTRACTING SERVICES

LIBRO
Credit Union


2015 TIGER DAY
Sunday, June 28, 2015
 


Date: Sunday, June 28 2015
Game Time: 1:08 PM



 
 
 
 

This year all registered players and coaches of EMBA will receive a ticket and bus transportation to the Detroit

Tiger game at Comerica Park on Sunday June 28, 2015 vs. the Chicago White Sox for only $10. Additional tickets will be available to parents, relatives, friends etc. for $30.00 Canadian, which also includes their bus transportation.

The number of additional tickets per player may be restricted depending on availability.

This form must be completed and returned NO LATER than Saturday June 13th.

 

The form must be dropped off at the canteen in the Essex Field House on one of the following dates:

- Sunday June 7th between 12:30pm and 3:30pm

- Monday June 8th through Friday June 12th between 6:30pm and 8:30pm

- Saturday June 13th between 10:00am and 2:00pm

 

Please make all cheques payable to: EMBA

 

If you have more than one child who needs to be on the same bus, please fill out one form. If you have more than one child and they wish to ride and sit with their own team, please fill out one form for each child.

For extra tickets please put their names on the bus of the child you wish them to be on.

 

NOTE: ALL PLAYERS AGE 11 AND UNDER MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A PARENT OR CHAPERONE AT LEAST 16 YEARS OLD.





 
 
To View Pics from Tiger Day 2015 please click on picture.


2015 Tiger Day was a huge success
with Victor Martinez hitting a 3 run double to tie it up and McCann hitting a solo homer in the 9th to win it for Detroit.
 
Girls Website!
 
 
Girls Website available!

Visit www.leaguelineup.com/embagirls and give us some feedback as we try and improve the baseball experience in our community.
 
DIAMOND STATUS
DIAMOND STATUS

 

The Town Of Essex has implimented a new phone system that will be used to communicate indicated if a diamond is "Closed" or "Open".


To find out the status of the diamonds please call 519-997-2499.

Please Note: The Town will continue to display "OPEN" and "CLOSED" signs on the diamonds as well.

If you see nothing in regards to the diamonds being closed assume they are open.

As the town changes it's diamond status we will do our best of keep the website up to date at the top of the website.

 

We appreciate your patience on days where the weather doesn't cooperate.

 

Yours in Baseball

Essex Minor Baseball Executive.




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GAMES - PRACTICES
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Upcoming Games/Practices

Tuesday,  Sep 1
Travel Mosquito Major
Lasalle Major @ Mosquito - Jason 6:30pm Diamond 2
Travel Rookie
POSITION/TBD @ Essex 6:15pm Diamond 3

For a complete schedule listing, click here!