Mississippi Dixie Boys and Dixie Majors Baseball: Welcome
Peytan Graham of Poplarville, the 2018 Mississippi Dixie Boys Scholarship winner, receiving his plaque from State Director Jimmy Penton at the Poplarville High School Awards Ceremony. Congratulations to Peytan.
Major Bat Rule Change For The 2018 Season:
Effective January 1, 2018:
2 and 5/8" bats used in Dixie Boys Baseball play must meet new performance standards established by USA Baseball, the national governing body of amateur baseball in the United States. These new bats will be available for purchase in September of 2017. BBCOR bats will continue to be allowed for Dixie Boys play in 2018.
All bats used in 15U and the Dixie Majors divisions (ages 15-19) will continue to require the BBCOR stamp, National High School Federation bats.
All 2018 Dixie Boys, Majors and 15 U Forms are now available for download. Got to the handouts section on the menu.
Hattiesburg will host the 14's State Tournament starting July 7th and the 13's State Tournament starting July 14th.
Laurel will host the Pre-Majors and Majors State Tournaments starting July 14th.
The 15U State Tournament will be held in Columbia at West Marion High School starting June 29th.
Jr. Boys and Dixie Boys World Series will be held in Bossier City, La. August 4-8.
The 15U World Series will be held in Ozark, Alabama July 19-22.
The Dixie Pre-Majors World Series will be held in Chipley, Florida July 28-Aug 1.
The Dixie Majors World Series will be held in Monroe, La. July 28-Aug 1.
Mississippi Dixie Baseball is saddened to learn that longtime Mississippi Dixie state official and past State Director Mr. Joe Deeters has passed away. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers.
MISSISSIPPI DIXIE BOYS AND MAJORS STATE OFFICERS FOR 2018
STATE DIRECTOR - DIXIE BOYS: Jimmy Penton, P.O. Box 1406 Columbia, Ms., 39429, 601-441-3967(C) E-Mail: email@example.com
STATE DIRECTOR - DIXIE MAJORS: Jimmy Penton, P.O. Box 1406, Columbia, Ms., 39429, 601-441-3967, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
STATE UMPIRE CHIEF - BOYS AND MAJORS: Kevin Britt, 17 Dove Hollow, Petal, Ms. 39465. 601-964-0417 cell 601-964-3229 fax, E-mail: email@example.com
SCHOLARSHIP CHAIRMAN: Russ Hendley, P.O. Box 16026, Hattiesburg, Ms. 39404. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org