FYI: Geneva Foxes are hosting their tryouts August 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 6th & 7th. Visit www.genevafoxes.org/tryouts for more information!! Don't forget that GBA registration is now open for Fall Baseball and Travel Tryouts!!
Welcome to Geneva Baseball
The Geneva Baseball Association provides in-house and travel youth baseball programs for ages 5 - 17 and emphasizes skill development, sportsmanship, and teamwork. Geneva Baseball is open to anyone residing within the geographic boundaries of the City of Geneva, Illinois, Geneva School District CUSD #304, and /or the Geneva, Illinois Park District.
GBA Travel Team Tryouts!!
Come and tryout for the best travel program in the Fox Valley!! More information on our program can be found by clicking HERE. Tryout times are below and we ask that you 1st register. You can register by clicking on the Register Online Tab on our website.
Need more information on what is involved in playing GBA Travel Baseball? Join us for either of our 2 planned Town Hall Meetings scheduled for Tuesday, July 26th or Thursday, July 28th. Both events will take place in the lower level of Old Towne Pub & Grill in Geneva (201 W. State St.) starting at 8pm. Be sure to come by and get your questions answered.
The GBA 2016 Travel Tryouts are limited to residents of Geneva, and will be held on August 6th & 7th, 2016 at Geneva High School baseball fields.
Age group tryout times are as follows (note that these are subject to change)
9U: 8:00am-10:00am Mgr –Shaun Palmer Named Assistant - Dan Kastor
10U: 10:00am-12:00pm Blue Mgr - Mark Bucholz White Mgr - Dan Schwind
11U: 12:00pm- 2:00pm Blue Mgr TBD White Mgr - Kurt Konkey Named Assistant - Dan Feucht
12U: 8:00am-10:00am Blue Mgr - Mark Venditti White Mgr TBD
13U: 10:00am-12:00pm Blue Mgr - Craig Stempowski White Mgr TBD
14U: 12:00pm- 2:00pm Blue Mgr TBD White Mgr TBD
**A make up tryout will be held for those who are unable to attend the tryout date listed above. That date will be Saturday, July 30th and will be held at the South St. fields. Times TBD. Players are required to register online for tryouts and declare which age bracket they are trying out. Eligibility is for a single age bracket only! Participants are to be warmed up prior to their tryout time and are not to wear any Travel apparel such as jerseys and baseball caps. Travel pants and helmets will be allowed.
Congratulations to GBA's 8U Tournament Team. Formed at the last minute and having never practiced together, these boys took first place in Batavia over the weekend. This is the start of something special. Keep up the great work!
Thank you to all the players, coaches, and families that participated in the Marklund/GBA Whiffle Ball game and donated to the Marklund fundraiser. Our fundraiser raised money for a great organization and a good time was had by all.
Congratulations to the 11W Travel Team. They have made it to the Championship game of all 4 Tournaments they have played in this summer. They took 2nd place at the Batavia Summer Kickoff. Great season so far fellas!
Congratulations to the 10 Blue Travel Team who placed 2nd in the Wisconsin Dells Memorial Day Slugfest. They went undefeated thru pool play before taking 2nd place in a hard fought, nail biter championship game. Keep it up!
Here is a link to the video of GBA on the WGN Morning Show "Block Party" broadcast live from Geneva. It shows Chicago White Sox legend, Ron Kittle, giving advice to our players. Thank you to all of the players who came out. And a special thank you to the parents who let their kids miss a little bit of school to attend.