3rd Annual OMB FALL TOURNAMENT
Ages 8U – 14U Welcome.
2nd Annual OPENING NIGHT WITH THE MAVS Banquet HELD In 2019
Back again in 2019, the MAVS held an evening to celebrate our teams.
The event doubled as a fundraiser for our Rapsodo Hitting Technology for MAVS Indoor.
The event was held at Kingsway United Methodist Church as MAVS families enjoyed a meal from Rib Crib, teams provided fundraising activities A VERY successful LIVE and SILENT AUCTION was held.
Following the meal former Drury University Head Coach and current General Manager of US Baseball Park, Mark Stratton spoke to the MAVS and shared wisdom on being a successful baseball player on and off the field.
Nearly $6,000 in profit was generated from the event and Rapsodo Hitting Technology was purchased. Additional, enhancements donated as a result of the event included, Rapsodo subscriptions for all players, a 46″ television for our MAVS Indoor facility, Apple TV, suscription to ESPN3 so our families can enjoy sports programming while at our Indoor! It was a wonderful evening of food, fun and fundraising for our club.
- Lin Thomason
- Dale Pottebaum
- Lance Kettering
- Darin Wedgeworth
- Brian McCarley
Our third celebration will occur in 2020!
MONDAY NIGHT MINI’S, PRESENTED BY THE MAVS – THE DETAILS
The Springfield MAVS have signed on to be a sponsor of US Baseball Park’s youth baseball tee ball (ages 4-6) and coach pitch (ages 7-8) program called Monday Night Mini’s.
Monday Night Mini’s will be held the five (5) Monday Nights in April 2019 at US Baseball Park in Ozark, Missouri. US Baseball Park will be transformed from one large stadium field for up to five fields of tee ball and coach pitch action. The MAVS are excited to partner and support US Baseball Park in growing the game of baseball.
Boys and girls from all over the Springfield area will get the opportunity to play baseball in a fun environment on the stadium turf at the 4,000 seats stadium complete with video board. Additionally, full concession stands are available for families to enjoy a night at the ballpark. Games will run from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
Monday Night Mini Registration is available in the links below. The cost of the program is $30 for 7U MAVS ($10 discount) and ball players receive a hat, t-shirt and goody bag. You can learn more about Monday Night Mini’s by visiting the US Baseball Park website. YSpread the word to your non-MAVS friends about this opportunity
Monday Night Mini’s, presented by the MAVS
Tee Ball & Coach Pitch
U.S Baseball Park at 6 pm
2019 Perfect Game Midwest – Ozark Mountain Championship
- April 5-7, 2019
- Ball Parks of America, Branson, Missouri (10U, 11U, 12U, 13U)
- US Baseball Park, Ozark, Missouri (14U)
- Perfect Game Midwest – Ozark Mountain Championship
Ballparks of America
- 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U will play at Ballparks of America, Branson, MO
- All Turf Fields, with replica MLB Fields (St. Louis, Chicago, Detroit, Boston, Brooklyn)
- Indoor Batting Cages
- Free Parking
US Baseball Park
14U will play at US Baseball Park, Ozark, Missouri (25 minutes north of Branson)
- Stadium Field with 4,000 seats
- All Turf Field
- Full Service Concession Stands
- Outdoor Batting Cages
- Video Board
- Teams will have opportunity to send Video Board Player Page
- Graphics for display!
- Free Parking
INAUGURAL OPENING NIGHT WITH THE MAVS HELD In 2018
New in 2018, the MAVS held an evening to celebrate our teams. The event doubled as a fundraiser for our Rawlings Spinball Pitching Machine for MAVS Indoor.
The event was held at Kingsway United Methodist Church on a weekend when ALL MAVS teams were in Springfield for a USSSA tournament.
Nearly 300 were in attendance as MAVS families enjoyed a meal from Rib Crib, teams provided fundraising activities and coaches were put in a dunk tank. A VERY successful LIVE and SILENT AUCTION was held.
Following the meal former MLB pitcher Scott Bailes spoke to the MAVS and gave great insight for these young ball players.
Not only did the MAVS sucessfully raise funds for a $3,200 pitching machine, a great night of food, fun and fellowship amongst all our teams was held.
The 2019 event will be Friday, April 26. Mark your calendar, ALL MAVS teams are required to attend and participate.