Keep checking our clinics page (link in the menu above) as the dates and times can vary from one week to the next. As well, we are always looking to maximise gym availability, so some locations and times can check.
Best practice is to check here frequently.
Above zero temperatures mean that ball season is getting closer!
2020 Registration now live
Registration for the upcoming 2020 regular season is now live. To register, click on the following link:
You will need a TeamSnap account to register, but TeamSnap will ultimately be used by your player’s coach during the season to update you and your family with game and practice details.
Everyone at SMSA is looking forward to another sensational season. Bring on Spring!
And don’t forget, to get you player ready and raring to go for the 2020 season, we are running indoor skills clinics throughout the winter months. They start on 14 February, with the first clinic being held at the Springfield Collegiate gymnasium. Updates will be posted to our clinics page, but to ensure you receive updates as quickly as possible, please consider registering.
Winter skills clinics registration now open
Time for a re-brand! And you can help!
Springfield Heat🔥needs a new name and we need your help. Please send any and all of your suggestions to our inbox on our Facebook or Instagram page. If your name is chosen, you will receive a gift certificate to use towards the purchase of Springfield Minor Softball Association merchandise!!🎁🥎
Contest ends December 25th.
SMSA AGM Announcement
Please join us for SMSA’S annual AGM!
When: 24 October 2019 @ 730pm
Where: One Insurance Arena (Oakbank) Common Room
Why: to review this past year, discuss what we can do better in 2020, and fill some executive roles.
We know that there are enthusiastic, knowledgeable, softball enthusiasts out there. The program can’t continue to grow momentum without you!
All are welcome and encouraged to attend!
Our fall / winter pitching clinics, with Clinician Ruth Hiebert begin this Monday, October 7th at SCI from 7:30-9:30pm.
Each pitcher must provide a catcher or make other arrangements if this is not possible.
Players wanting to develop catching skills are invited to join the clinic at no charge for practical experience and some instruction. SMSA will have some gear on hand.
The cost for 12 pitching sessions is $175. Clinics will be primarily run on Mondays with the occasional clinic on alternate days and schools.
Your daughter will be assigned a one hour time slot and be given a schedule once registration is received and confirmed.
Limited space available to optimise instructor / participant ratio so register early to avoid disappointment.
Please email Charmaine Bergen at email@example.com for a registration form or to answer any questions.
Catching coaches – opportunity
There is an upcoming opportunity for any interested in become a catching coach to participate in a few catching skills clinics.
There will be a TobaCatch training session on October 19 (Sat) designed to train new catcher coaches. For those interested, click here:
2nd Annual Banquet – what a night!
Thanks to all those families and players (and coaches and volunteers!) for making our 2nd annual banquet on 14 September a fantastic night! Congratulations to those players who took home awards. It was a great evening, with lots of stories and laughter!
Keep an eye out for an announcement for our Annual General Meeting. All are welcome! We are always welcoming new coaches and volunteers into SMSA. In fact, everyone who is involved currently (coaches, exec members, volunteers) got their start by simply showing up and offering to help. SMSA prides itself on being a big family, because that’s EXACTLY what we are.