WBSA Whitman Baseball & Softball Association youth organization
Whitman Baseball & Softball Association (WBSA) is the town of Whitman official youth baseball and softball organization.
Youth, ages 4 - 15, can participate in both baseball and softball play during the spring, summer and fall months. Governed by Little League International, WBSA is run by volunteers who are invested in the wellbeing of youth who want to learn and participate in the games of baseball and softball.
WBSA has served the youth of Whitman for well over 25 seasons.
Congratulations 2019-20 WBSA Board of Directors
Congratulations to the following WBSA Board of Directors for the 2019-20 season! The new board will choose positions over the coming weeks and take effect 10/1/19.
We had a great turn out at the WBSA Information Night on Wednesday. Thank you to all those who came out.
At the group's request, below are the 26 Board of Director positions and a brief description/summarization of each;
Executive (E) Board positions
President - oversees all operations of the league, is the primary contact for Little League International, for town officials, other Whitman youth organizations and other surround towns, handles parent complaints, works with town leadership on events for the league
Vice President of Baseball - oversees the operation of all levels of baseball, works closely with the President
Vice President of Softball - oversees the operation of all levels of softball, works closely with the President
Secretary - takes meeting minutes, books rooms for meetings, works with President on outside correspondences
Treasurer - handles all funds via payment of bills, collection of user fees and works with the President on any financial issues
Player Agent - registers players, makes rosters, holds team drafts, handles all player issues with the help of the President
Level Directors (11); Junior Director of Baseball, Junior Director of Softball, Major League Baseball Director, Major League Softball Director, Minor League Baseball Director, Minor League Softball Director, Farm Baseball Director, Farm Softball Director, Instructional/4 Year Old T-Ball Director, Instructional Softball Director, Fall Ball Director
**All positions are the main contact for each baseball or softball level. Direct each league/level by recruiting coaches, help in making schedules and working with umpires
**Fall Ball Director oversees the entire Fall Ball League with the help of divisional directors and other Board of Director members
Scheduling Director - main contact for scheduling all levels during the spring and summer seasons. Works with all coaches to schedule practices and re-schedule games
Field Maintainance Director - oversees the cleaning, maintainance and preparing of the fields. Orders field use supplies, works with the Town of Whitman on field care
Concession Stand Director - oversees the use, cleanliness and scheduling of snack shack volunteer help. Also responsible for inventory and replenishing snack shack food and supplies
Fundraising Director - oversees fundraising efforts by means of coordinating family friendly events as well as parent events in order to bring in revenue for the league
Web Master - oversees the use and maintainance of wbsall.com Posts league correspondence, updates information and helps with troubleshooting the site for board members and families
Safety Director - oversees the safety of the league by preparing a yearly action plan. Makes sure that the facilities and grounds are safe for the children to play on. Is the main contact for accidents and injuries to players and families while participating in WBSA
Umpire In Chief Baseball and Umpire in Chief Softball - both positions are in charge of coordinating youth umpires to work games. They run prepatory clinics for the youth umpires. They are also responsible for payment of both professional and youth umpires.
Past President - the prior year's president serves on the BOD as an advisior to the league. He or she does not have voting rights. Their position will be relinquished once the active president steps down and then becomes the new Past President