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It's Nomination Season - All are time sensitive! MSHSBCA Membership Required for all nominations!


2016 Important Dates for Postseason Recognition and Awards


MINNESOTA STATE HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL COACHES ASSOCIATION

Coaches Timeline and Nomination Forms

These are TIME SENSITIVE REGISTRATIONS and must be received by the deadline to be eligible for awards!

Coaches must be MSHSBCA members to have athletes, teams, and coaches selected for awards

All online registrations require a login and password

All online registrations automatically produce an e-mail of receipt for coaches to review.  If you do not get an e-mail receipt, the registration DID NOT process.  

  1. Nominate a deserving coach, assistant coach, umpire, or field from your area for an MSHSBCA award. 
    1. There is NOT a deadline for this nomination.   
    2. The registration is always live at:  https://mshsbca.sportngin.com/survey/show/34036.
  2. Suggest a policy change to MSHSBCA for consideration/discussion.
    1. There is NOT a deadline for this nomination. 
    2. The registration is always live at:  https://mshsbca.sportngin.com/register/form/789374843
  3. Join MSHSCA and MSHSBCA by April 1, 2016. 
    1. This can be done at www.mshsca.org
  4. Junior Showcase Nomination – due by May 1, 2016.
    1. Nominate deserving juniors from your program, up to 4 of them per team.
    2. Use the following registration link: https://mshsbca.sportngin.com/register/form/345235989
    3. Contact for questions or further information:  Tink Larson.
    4. E-mail for Tink:  tlarson@hickorytech.net
    5. Phone for Tink:  507-838-5645(cell).
  5. All-Star Nomination Due by May 13, 2016.                        
    1. Coaches must nominate their player(s) at:  https://mshsbca.sportngin.com/register/form/080183692
    2. The online window for nominations closes at 11:59 p.m. on May 13th.  
    3. Contact for questions or further information:  Don Gawreluk (Series Coordinator).
    4. Email for Don:       Donald.gawreluk@anoka.k12.mn.us
    5. Phone:   763-370-3745
  6.  Team Academic All-State Registration due by June 1st, 2016 at 11:59 p.m.
    1. Coaches must nominate their player(s) at https://mshsbca.sportngin.com/register/form/240241824
    2. The online window for nominations closes at 11:59 p.m. on June 1st.
    3. Contact for questions or further information:  Bucky Mieras.
    4. E-mail for Bucky:  bmieras@orono.k12.mn.us 
    5. Phone for Bucky:   952-449-8414
  7.  Individual Academic All-State Registration due by June 1st, 2016 at 11:59 p.m.
    1. Coaches must nominate their player(s) at https://mshsbca.sportngin.com/register/form/636573851
    2. The online window for nominations closes at 11:59 p.m. on June 1st. 
    3. Contact for questions or further information:  Bucky Mieras.
    4. E-mail for Bucky:  bmieras@orono.k12.mn.us 
    5. Phone for Bucky:   952-449-8414
  8.  Individual All-State Registration due by June 1st, 2016 at 11:59 p.m.
    1. Coaches must nominate their player(s) at: https://mshsbca.sportngin.com/register/form/057964157
    2. The online window for nominations closes at 11:59 p.m. on June 1st. 
    3. Contact for questions or further information:  Todd Smrekar.
    4. E-mail for Todd:  t.smrekar@cambridge.k12.mn.us
    5. Phone for Todd:   651-587-2524
  9.   Section Reps Only – Submit All-Section Teams by June 20th.
    1. Section Reps should submit their All-Section Teams via this link:  https://mshsbca.sportngin.com/register/form/229121913
    2. The online window for nominations closes at 11:59 p.m. on June 20th. 
    3. Contact for questions or further information:  Class A – Bruce Woitas(Sleep Eye-St. Mary’s), Class AA – Craig Anderson(Pine Island), Class AAA – Al Amdahl, Class AAAA – Todd Smrekar(Cambridge-Isanti).


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2016 MSHSBCA Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

03/10/2016, 1:00pm CST
By MSHSBCA

The 2016 MSHSBCA Hall of Fame

The Minnesota State High School Baseball Coaches Association is proud to announce its 2016 Hall of Fame Class.  Congratulations to the following legends of Minnesota High School Baseball, who will be inducted into the MSHSBCA Hall of Fame at the annual MSHSBCA Awards Banquet on Saturday October 29th, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Ramada Plaza in Minneapolis.  This will be held, as always, as part of the John Wilkens Fall Baseball Clinic, October 28th to 30th.

 

This 2016 inductees are:

Steve Davis - Princeton
David Glenn – Minnehaha Academy
Dave Lane – Mayer Lutheran
Lyle Rambo - Morris
Bob Schlagel – Rush City
Richard Wasko – St. Paul Johnson

For the bios of all of the members of the MSHSBCA Hall of Fame, follow this link:  http://www.mshsbca.org/page/show/708343-mshsbca-hall-of-fame#

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  • 2015 Section Coaches of the Year

  • 08/20/2015, 7:15am CDT , By Todd Smrekar
  • Congratulations to the 2015 MSHSBCA Section Coaches of the Year. Follow the link below to get the entire list in all 3 classes.
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  • ABCA/Diamond Coaches of The Year Announced

  • 07/08/2015, 2:30pm CDT , By Todd Smrekar
  • Minnesota coaching legend Bob Karn from St. Cloud Cathedral High School was recognized by the ABCA as a coach of the year in Region 5(Division 3). Click on the link below. Congratulations to Bob Karn!
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