Mississauga Girls Softball Association: Welcome

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Thursday, March 5

The Mississauga Girls Softball Association (MGSA) is an umbrella organization that provides a venue for young ladies in Mississauga to play competitive house league softball. Through our member leagues, we provide fastpitch softball for players from age 8 to age 22, from Mite to Junior. We also have a Ladies recreational division for players 23 and up.

MGSA member leagues include Erindale Little League Lions, Mississauga Majors, Mississauga North Tigers and Mississauga Southwest Hurricanes. We interlock at all ages with Etobicoke Girls SoftballIn the Bantam, Midget and Junior divisions, we also interlock with Georgetown Ladies Softball,  Martingrove, Milton Girls Softball and Oakville Girls Softball.

Our season runs from mid-May to late August for Midget and Junior. The Mite through Bantam & Ladies season is from mid-May to mid-September. Registration is through your local league. You can email us for the league closest to you.    


2015 Registration:

Our member leagues are registering players for the 2015 summer season. For information on where you should register, please email us at mgsa@live.ca with your (if you are the player) or your daughters year of birth, and closest major intersection. We can then direct you to the appropriate member league.


2015 Important Dates:
Date Event
April 10 Team Entries Due
May 3 Coach Meetings (all div)
May 8 Start Ladies Season
May 11 Start Mite-Junior Season
May 15 Rosters Due
July 1 Rosters Cut Off
Aug 23 Midget/Junior Coach Meeting
Aug 28 - Aug 30 Midget/Junior Playoffs
Sep 10 Mite - Bantam Coach Meeting
Sep 12/13 & 19/20 Mite - Bantam Playoffs
Sep 19/20 Ladies Playoffs

 


Jays Care Foundation/KidSport:
Jays Care Foundation, the charitable arm of the Blue Jays, is proud to announce the extension of its partnership with KidSport. Jays Care will once again invest $100,000 this year which will provide 500 children & youth the opportunity to participate in baseball programs across Canada. In 2014, Jays Care’s $100,000 contribution provided 500 deserving kids a season of baseball and led to a 25% increase in KidSport baseball grants from 2013 to 2014. If you know a player/family that could benefit from a KidSport baseball grant this summer, please pass along this information. Successful applicants will receive differing levels of funds depending on location within Canada. Funds will be submitted directly to successful applicants’ local baseball associations. Read below and see how easy it is to get in the game.
Eligibility:
•Children ages 18 and under are eligible to apply
•KidSport considers the social and economic barriers facing the child's family when determining eligibility for funding
•Applicants must be a Canadian resident
•Successful applicants will have their funds submitted directly to their local baseball association
•Association/program must be a recognized member of the provincial and/or national sport governing body
•Grant applications are subject to additional eligibility requirements that vary by province
•Dollar value of successful grants will vary depending on specific communities and provinces
For more information, please visit:
http://toronto.bluejays.mlb.com/tor/community/kidsport.jsp  


Peel Smoking By-Law Now in Effect:  
New by-law bans smoking up to nine meters (30 feet) from playgrouds and sports/activity areas. More info here http://www.smokefreepeelregion.ca/pages/facts/outdoor-bylaw.htm

Jennie Finch on Facemasks for Softball Pitchers:
Interesting comments on facemasks by one of the top pitchers in the world. See what Jennie thinks here http://bestsoftballvideos.com/jennie-finch-on-face-masks-for-fastpitch-softball-pitchers/


Diamond Locations:
All currently used diamond locations have been updated in the "Park Locations" tab of the menu. There is a clickable Google map available for each.
Score Reporting:
Please click on your division link to report your score. Reminder that all scores must be reported within 7 days. Please use the following format in the subject portion of your email:

Game 1093 Thu. Aug 11 Erindale 102 (13) vs Etobicoke 104 (14)

If you need to report details, i.e. ejections, etc., use the body of your email, and indicate "report included" in the header.



Report Mite Scores        Report Squirt Scores      Report Novice Scores 

Report Bantam Scores     Report Midget Scores   

Report Junior Scores     Report Ladies Scores


Postponed Games:

Rescheduled Games:
 

Parking at Eringate, Martin Dobkin and Crookes:
Click here for a note on parking at these locations.

Milton/Mississauga/Oakville Park
To confirm whether the park you are playing at is open, please click on the following link: Mississauga  Scroll down to "Sports Field Status", and select Softball Diamonds in the drop box. If your diamond is highlighted in pink, it is closed. For Oakville diamonds, click here, Oakville
. For Milton diamonds, click here, Milton