Category Archives: NCBA Headlines

MCMANUS NAMED DIRECTOR OF D3 OPERATIONS

It is with great excitement to announce that Tom McManus (Tom.McManus@CollClubSports.com; 412-321-8440 x110) has become the new Director of Division III Baseball Operations. Tom will do a fantastic job with Division III and the NCBA couldn’t be more excited for you all to work with him. Tom is a recent graduate of Salisbury University where he played on the club baseball team since his freshman year. During his senior season, he was elected as the team’s vice-president. Soon after graduating, Tom became the a volunteer with the NCBA, serving as the Chesapeake Regional Director in Division II, a role in which he still currently serves. His knowledge of playing for and running a club baseball team will be a huge asset to all the Division III teams and I know he is very much excited to work with all you.

RICKERT NAMED RAWLINGS SPONSOR ACCOUNT MANAGER

Justin Rickert has recently been hired full time as the new Rawlings Sponsor Account Manager for the National Club Baseball Association.  With this new position, Justin will be overseeing all the day to day logistics of the NCBA’s partnership with Rawlings Sporting Goods.

Rawlings is the Official Uniform, Apparel, Baseball & Equipment Provider of the NCBA. All member teams receive up to 45% off all orders through the NCBA & Rawlings!

Justin can be reached at Justin.Rickert@CollClubSports.com or by phone at 412-321-8440 x111 should you be interested in anything Rawlings can offer!

DISCIPLINARY ACTION

Johns Hopkins University has been placed on probation for the remainder of the 2019-2020 season due to NCBA DIII Rule 26.01.0.  They forfeited three conference games to Edinboro University during Week 4 of the NCBA Season.

DISCIPLINARY ACTION

Wright State University has been placed on probation for the remainder of the 2019-2020 season due to NCBA DIII Rule 26.01.0.  They forfeited three conference games to Eastern Michigan University during Week 3 of the NCBA Season.

NEW TEAM ADDED

The NCBA is happy to welcome UNC-Pembroke to the NCBA. They will be joining the league in Division III in District III North for the 2019-2020 season. They are a brand new team and we are excited to see them compete in the upcoming season. They are the 14th new team to be added to the league for this upcoming year. Stay tuned for updates on new teams joining the league.

NEW TEAM ADDED

The NCBA is happy to welcome Duke University to the NCBA. They will be joining the league in Division III in District III North for the 2019-2020 season. They are a brand new team and we are excited to see them compete in the upcoming season. They are the 13th new team to be added to the league for this upcoming year. Stay tuned for updates on new teams joining the league.

RECORDED NCBA LEAGUE MEETING

If you missed the LIVE version of the NCBA League Meeting, not to worry!  The recorded version is now available on our YouTube channel.  Please utilize the timestamp links below to jump to the different sections of the meeting.

Full Video

Intro: Start to 37:10

Year in Review: 37:101:15:03

What’s to Come: 1:15:031:31:23

New Rules: 1:31:232:12:48

Breakout Session 1: 2:12:482:30:35

Breakout Session 2: 2:30:352:47:28

Breakout Session 3: 2:47:283:06:16

SID/Closing: 3:06:16 – Finish

NEW TEAM ADDED: VCU

The NCBA is happy to welcome Virginia Commonwealth University to the NCBA. They will be joining the league in Division III in District III North for the 2019-2020 season. They are a brand new team and we are excited to see them compete in the upcoming season. They are the 12th new team to be added to the league for this upcoming year. Stay tuned for updates on new teams joining the league.

UPDATED 19-20 DIII RULEBOOKS

The updated rulebooks for the 2019-2020 NCBA Division III Season are below.  Be sure to download a copy and print them off to bring with you to every game.

NCBA DIII Rulebook with Highlighted Changes for 19-20 season: CLICK HERE

NCBA DIII Rulebook without highlights: CLICK HERE