2021 STATE TEAM PROGRAM – UPDATE

2021 STATE TEAM PROGRAM – UPDATE

With new dates for the Nationals we have re-assessed timelines and requirements as follows:

OPEN WOMEN AND MEN
We are re-opening nominations for players. Please click here if you would like to nominate. Trials for the Open teams will most likely be in October.

If you have already nominated and are still available to travel 25th-31st January 2021 (Women) and 22nd-27th February (Men) you do NOT need to nominate again. If however, you are now not available on the new dates please contact the office (sdom@softballwa.org.au) and we will remove your nomination.

UNDER 23, 18, 16 & 14 MALE and FEMALES
As these tournaments are now not until April and July we have some time to re-open nominations ready for trials to be held Mid January 2021. If you plan on nominating for an under’s State Team please click here to go into the draft for the Elite Competition. The Elite Competition will be used as an opportunity for State Coaches to see you in game situations. If you have already nominated for the Elite Draft you do not need to re-nominate.

OFFICIALS
We are re-opening nominations for all official positions. If you have already nominated previously and are still able to travel on the dates below, you do NOT need to re-nominate. If however, you are now not available on the new dates please contact the office (sdom@softballwa.org.au) and we will remove your nominations. Please click here to nominate.

NEW NATIONAL DATES:
Open Women – 25 – 31 January 2021 Hawker ACT
Open Men – 22 – 27 February 2021 West Beach SA
U16 Girls & Boys – 10 – 14 April 2021 Waverley VIC
U14 Girls & Boys – 14 – 18 April 2021 Hawker ACT
U18 Men & Women – 14 – 17 April 2021 Mirrabooka WA
U23 Men & Women – 29 June – 3 July 2021 QLD

ELITE COMPETITION:
The Elite Competition will be played on Friday nights and depending on the number of teams, as we will be introducing the Mens Elite Competition this year, may also be played on another night. We will also look to run an Under 14 and Under 16 Competition in the new year leading up to the Nationals. Please click here for more information on the Elite Competition.

If you need any further information please email Jill Green, Sports Development & Operations Manager at sdom@softballwa.org.au