General Information (West Niagara Baseball)

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West Niagara is the only OBA sanctioned hardball in Grimsby, offering both House League and Rep Ball. Our Rally Cap players use a tee, Rookie Ball hits from a pitching machine,  and our Mosquito and older is player pitch.

Rally Cap (Age 3-5)

The Rally Cap Program is an initiative to enhance players' first experience with the game. The program helps teams teach players the five FUNdamentals of baseball in a fun and safe environment. Players have the opportunity to perform different tasks in order to earn a coloured Rally Cap. Cap colours correspond with various levels of achievement.


West Niagara plays in the Niagara Interlock. You can expect to play approximately one Home game and One Away game each week. Local games will play in the Niagara Interlock including teams from Beamsville,St. Catharines, Thorold, Welland, Pelham, (and sometimes Niagara Falls and Port Colborne depending on the division). Games are typically Mon-Thursday and practices are scheduled according to your coach

Uniforms and Equipment

Local league registration fees include a Shirt,Pants and a Hat. Pants must be Grey Baseball Pants should you prefer to wear your own. 

Baseball gloves are the responsibility of the Parent / Guardian to supply.

Helmets are NOT supplied by WNBA. ALL players need to wear a helmet with a chin strap.A cage is optional

Baseball soft cleat shoes are allowed in all divisions, metal cleats are only allowed in Midget.Closed toe shoes are
mandatory, running or athletic shoes are allowed.

Jocks or protective gear must be worn by ALL players.

Catchers gear will be supplied by WNBA for the divisions requiring it.

WNBA will provide a bat or 2 for each division (some bat rules apply for each division).

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