The complete set of rules for 13U and older - click here
8U Silver NVTBL Spring 2016 EOS Tournament
Congratulations to the Loudoun South Eagles 8U team for their NVTBL Spring 2016 Tournament victory in the 8U Silver Championship.
Congratulations to the Mount Vernon Mavericks 8U team who were named Runner-Up in the 8U Silver Championship
9U Silver NVTBL Spring 2016 EOS Tournament
Congratulations to the Fielders Choice 9U team for their NVTBL Spring 2016 Tournament victory in the 9U Silver Championship.
Congratulations to the Summit Point Cannons 9U team who were named Runner-Up in the 9U Silver Championship
10U Gold NVTBL Spring 2016 EOS Tournament
Congratulations to the Loudoun Aces 10U team for their NVTBL Spring 2016 Tournament victory in the 10U Gold Championship.
11U Silver NVTBL Spring EOS Tournament
Congratulations to the Virginia Stars Gray 11U team for their NVTBL Spring 2016 Tournament victory in the 11U Silver Championship.
Congratulations to the Ashburn Rebels 11U team who were named Runner-Up in the NVTBL Spring 2016 Tournament in the 11U Silver Championship.
12U Silver NVTBL Spring EOS Tournament
Congratulations to the Stafford Bulldgos 12U team for their NVTBL Spring 2016 Tournament victory in the 12U Silver Championship.
Congratulations to the Sterling Xplosion 12U team who were named Runner-Up in the NVTBL Spring 2016 Tournament in the 12U Silver Championship.
Hitmen 13us Win Cove Creek
The 13U Hitmen Baseball Team amassed their 2rd tournament championship this season. During Sunday's bracket round they defeated the Fluvanna Hitmen and the Elkridge Canes. The reigning Fall Virginia State champions averaged 13 runs per game during the tournament. Players include: Shonjoy B, Cole H, Kailen J, Christopher P, Leonard M, Henry B, Colin M, Nick G, Max L, Jared S, Lucas L and Fletcher D. The coaches include Russell Pahl, Ryan McGuire and Curtis Padgett.
Virginia Force 12U Win Greater Washington 4th of July Tournament
Congratulations to the 12U Virginia Force team who won the Greater Washington 4th of July Tournament!
Kidball 10U Win Greater Washington 4th of July Tournament
Congratulations to the 10U Kidball baseball team who won the Intramural Division of the Greater Washington 4th of July tournament in Rockville, MD.
Bradley Eagles 15U Win Sports at the Beach Tournament
The 15U Bradley Eagles won the Sports at the Beach tournament on Fathers Day in Georgetown, DE. Starting early on Saturday, the squad pulled off a mercy rule win against the Sandlot Stixx, and then suffered a tough luck loss to the Bombers, leaving the Eagles in the 4th seed heading into Sunday. Sunday started off well, with 2 straight wins in the morning, including another mercy rule win against the Sandlot, plotting them in the championship against the Holman Hurricanes. Ben K threw a strong 5 innings with Peter C coming in to shut down the Hurricanes for the win, 9-6. It was a true group effort, and everyone was responsible in some way for the team taking down the hardware.
Loudoun Aces 14U Win Schools Out Tournament
The Loudoun Aces 14U won the Schools Out tournament in Fredericksburg, VA. The Aces went 5-0 against solid competition in the tournament.
In the championship game, down 8 - 3 , the Aces rallied and scored 11 runs in the bottom of the 4th to take a 14-8 lead and bring home a 14-12 victory.
Braves North 13U Win Triple Crown VA State Championship
Overcoming injuries, heat, humidity and some very talented competition, the Braves North 13U team notched their fourth tournament victory of the season. With only 9 players available for the weekend, the North team topped a daunting Hanover team along with a scrappy Tidewater Drillers club in pool play to attain the #2 seed and a much needed bye. In the semi-finals, the North rallied from a 6 to 0 hole and scored a 13 to 6 victory over the uber-talented Braves Majors club. In the final, the North took on another Braves outfit, the Braves South. The South team took an early 2 to 0 lead behind the fire-balling Trey Gibson. The North pecked away through innings 4, 5 and 6 and came away with a 5 to 3 victory. Braves North players include: Tio G, Grant H, James T, Anise J, Colin T, Ryan S, Danny S, Evan S, Nathan W, Nick M, and Connor H.
SBA Bucks Win Showdown in The Valley Memorial Weekend Tournament
The SBA Bucks 14U won the Showdown in The Valley Memorial Weekend Tournament in Winchester, VA. The team went 4-0 in the tourney. The SBA Bucks 13U won their bracket in the Glen Allen Memorial Weekend Tournament. The championship game was postponed to a later date. Way to go Bucks!!!
MVP Terps Black 13U Win Walk the Plank Tournament
Congratulations to the 13U MVP Terps Black team who brought home Championship trophies from the Memorial Day weekend Walk the Plank Tournament (Silver division). The team was the only NVTBL team in the tournament and represented our league well against a bracket of NVa, Md, and Pa teams. Congrats to Coach Butler and the team Ryan S, Van O, Ben K, John K, Will L, Nick V, Jacob R, Ben E, Matt M, Drew M, Curtis B, and Ethan H.
Loudoun Aces 10U Blue Win Memorial Day Meltdown Tournament
Loudoun Aces 10U Blue won the Memorial Day Meltdown Tournament in Hershey, PA last week. The boys worked hard against competition from NY, NJ, PA, and MD to earn their 3rd Tournament win of the Spring season.
Northern Virginia Outlaws Win GMBL 12U Memorial Day Tournament
Congratulations to the 12U Northern Virginia Outlaws team who won the 2016 Greater Manassas Baseball League (GMBL) Memorial Day Tournament.
Herndon Crushers 8U Win Memorial Day Classic in Aberdeen, MD
Herndon Crushers 8U won the 8U Memorial Day Classic in Aberdeen MD outscoring their opponents 37-21. Congratulations to Charlie M for being named MVP. Charlie hit 2 HR's in the tournament with a walk off 2-run HR in the bottom of the 7th in the Semifinals.
Fairfax Naturals Butler Place 2nd in Tournament
Congratulations to the Naturals HS- Butler who placed 2nd in the Future Stars Chesapeake Brawl 16U Division over Memorial Day weekend
Ashburn Rebels 12U Win Diamond Dash Tournament
Congratulations to the Ashburn Rebels 12u who won the Diamond Dash Tournament at Sports at the Beach on Mothers Day!
EP Mountaineers Win Bronze Bracket at Tournament
Congratulations to the EP Mountaineers who won the Bronze Bracket of the VA Cannons Classic 10U over the April 30th weekend.
Bradley Eagles 14U Black Win Ripken Free State Tournament
Congratulations to the 14U Bradley Eagles Black team who won the Ripken Free State Tournament during the April 23rd weekend in Aberdeen, MD..
Loudoun Aces 10U Blue Win Jackie Robinson Rundown Tournament
Congratulations to the Loudoun Aces 10U Blue team who won their division at the Sports at the Beach - Jackie Robinson Rundown Tournament. The team was the only NVTBL in the tournament and representated our area/league well against NJ, DE, and Eastern MD teams.
Stars 12U Crowned Champions at Early Bird Brawl
At the March 12th and 13th Early Bird Baseball Brawl in Mechanicsville, VA, the Stars Baseball 12U team from Northern Virginia were crowned Champions with a convincing 12-2 victory over the Old Dominion Scrappers 12U of Prince George, VA. During the two day tournament the Stars Baseball 12U team went 4-1 with victories in the championship bracket over the Evoshield Seminoles, Hanover Sports, and the Scrappers scoring 44 runs over 25 innings of play.
Congratulations - Evan, Nick, TJ, Wyatt, Jason, Bo, Kyle, Thomas, Griffin, Mason, Bryce and Reilly. Coaches are Coach Morabito, Coach Takis, Coach Mendler and Coach Stieg.
Loudoun Aces Blue 10U and Manassas Militia '05 Find Success in Tournament
Congratulations to two NVTBL 10U teams for their finish in the Tri-County Sports NoVA Season Opener March 12-13 in Fredericksburg, VA. The Loudoun Aces Blue won the championship and Manassas Militia '05 took second place.
Wed, July 27 -- Virginia Renegades (13U) looking for a game
Field: Great Falls Nike Park #5 - 90'
Notes: 13U Metro or 14U opponent, please.
Sat, July 30 -- Win Within Baseball 13U NW looking for a game
Field: Guy Mason Recreation Center
Notes: 13U DH -- 10am Start (can be flexible)
NVTBL Hot News
Team Registration For Fall 2016 Will Open Around August 3rd
Fall 2016 registration will open approximately Aug. 3rd - 11th.
Registration fees for 8U - 12U teams - $325 (does not include Insurance)
Registration fees for 13U and older teams - $675
8/12 - First Late Fee $125 (in addition to registration fee)
8/15 - Registration closes (no exceptions) * All field availability and team availability info must be in to NVTBL
Fall Season (8U - 12U) - September 11 - November 6 (End of Season Tournament Dates - October 30 and November 6 weekend)
Fall Season (13U - PSL) - September 6 - November 6
For Fall, we ask that teams play "UP" to their Spring 2017 age level
EXISTING TEAMS & GENERAL SEASON INFO - For additional information regarding the Registration Process
Click here NOTE: All existing teams MUST have all prior season accounting cleared out before scheduling can be processed.
NVTBL's Age Determination Policy for 2016 - Click here
For further assistance regarding Fall 2016 Registration, contact Lisa Lombardozzi at email@example.com or 571-765-1561.
Fairfax County Looking for Outstanding Volunteers
The Fairfax County Athletic Council (FCAC) is pleased to announce the annual Fairfax County Champions of Character Awards. This awards program honors youth, coaches and parents for extraordinary service in pursuing victory with honor. The program's aim is to help restore the ennobling tradition of amateur athletic competition. Despite the attention that poor behavior and bad sportsmanship attracts, there are plenty of positive role models and examples of players, parents, and coaches who demonstrate positive character in sports. The FCAC invites you to nominate outstanding youth and adults who have demonstrated extraordinary service in the sports community while modeling the basic traits of good character: trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.
Youth and adults participating in any county sports league, including interscholastic sports, will be invited to be recognized at a ceremony. Champions of Character award winners will receive plaques of recognition and be listed in the program book.
Anyone can nominate a player, coach or parent for consideration of a Champions of Character Award. Submit the form at the above link and narrative to Chris Pulley via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The nomination should clearly illustrate how the candidate has demonstrated one or more of the appropriate criteria of consideration:
New Payment Processing System
NVTBL is implementing a new Payment System. We will no longer be utilizing PayPal as a payment option. Teams will be able to pay by Credit Card or an ETF (online check) or funds transferred directly from your Team's checking Account.
Your payment information is 100% secure and the information is maintained by our provider, ETS Corporation (a registered ISO/MSP) https://etsms.com. We have worked closely with ETS to assure your payment information is 100% secure and as such, the NVTBL website will not contain or store any secure payment information. ETS has the most sophisticated and secure payment platform of any provider in the market including Paypal.
In addition, if you are participating in 13U - 18U Divisions, your umpire fees will collected from your account in arears on the 15th and the 30th of each month.
To view an overview of this payment system, click here
Bat & Ball Guidelines for NVTBL For the 2016 season, NVTBL has the following bat restrictions:
8U - 12U teams - no restrictions
13U teams - no restrictions
14U teams - no restrictions
JV teams - bats are restricted to the BBCOR standards
Varsity teams - bats are restricted to the BBCOR standards
ODL teams - bats are restricted to the BBCOR standards
All bats must be BPF approved.
All teams MUST use NVTBL stamped baseballs.
NVTBL Logo games balls are available at Sports Plus (4429 Brookfield Corporate Drive, Chantilly, VA 20151)
Phone Number - 703-222-8255
$42 per dozen (discounted price)
Can be shipped for roughly $15 per case (10 dozen)
Each team is required to provide 2 game balls at the start of each game. After the initial 2 balls, each team must provide an equal number of game balls for each game.
NVTBL Stamped Baseball Specifications
NFHS approved baseball (high school)
Double Core Cushioned Center
High School grade leather cover
NVTBL logo stamp
Seeking Umpires for 13-18 year old NVTBL games
NVBUA/MAC is always looking for new umpires. We do training year round including on-the-job, formal classroom, cage, and field work. Check out our web-site at http://umpires.org, e-mail us at email@example.com, or call us at 703-978-3601 for more information or to sign up!
Umpires for 8U - 12U Games Umpires Needed - anyone interested in umpiring 8-12u baseball games in the NVTBL, please contact Lisa Lombardozzi at firstname.lastname@example.org or call: (571) 765-1561.
Former NVTBL Players in Major League Baseball NVTBL which began in 1999 has seen several of our athletes go on to play professional baseball. Congratulations to the athletes and their former NVTBL coaches!
Paul Clemens (NCBC Nationals 2005) was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in 2008 and traded to Houston Astros in 2011. Called up and pitched in long relief against the Nationals in April 2014.
Ryan Lindemuth, who played in NVTBL for the Barnstormers, was drafted by the Pirates in the 2013 Draft and the 2014 by the Yankees.
Steve Lombardozzi, a former NVTBL player who played for the Virginia Bandits and Columbia Red Dogs, is playing with the Pittsburgh Pirates. He played with the Washington Nationals in prior years.
Brandon Snyder, who played in NVTBL primarily with the Northern Virginia Silverhawks was called up to the majors by the Orioles for games in 2010 and 2011. He is with the Boston Red Sox.
Jon Link was drafted by Montreal Expos (2002) and by San Diego Padres (2005) and called up by the Dodgers for games in 2010. He is currently with the Miami Marlins organization.
Brandon Guyer, who played for the Barnstormers and was drafted by the Chicago Cubs. He was traded to Tampa Bay.
Jesse Beal (Vipers 2004-2006, Barnstormers). Drafted by the Orioles in 2008.
If you would like to add players to the list, please send their information to email@example.com.
USSSA Offering Teams Points for Games with NVTBL Is your team registered through USSSA? If you play an opponent in an NVTBL game and they are also registered with USSSA, you can each earn USSSA points.
Teams should email the NVTBL staff (firstname.lastname@example.org) and we can add your name to a list of teams wanting to be included in an Open USSSA League . Teams will report scores and they will be entered into the USSSA League Results. Both coaches must agree that the game will be reported.