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.
WBSA Opening Day Parade - Saturday, April 27 9 a.m.
This is a remider that the WBSA Opening Day Parade and kick off ceremony is this Saturday, April 27, beginning at 9 a.m.
The parade will be beginning from its traditional location at the Holy Ghost Parish parking lot on School Street. All players, ages 4 - 12, are to report to the parking lot by 8:15 a.m. The parade will begin at 8:45 with a Whitman Fire and Whitman Police Department escort. The ceremony will kick off at 9 a.m. at the Town Park field. Several honored guests will be in attendance to help celebrate the 2019 season.
**Please do not park your vehicle in the Holy Ghost parking lot**
Please bring your soda/sports drink donation as well at a Whitman Food Pantry donation with you as there will be trucks set up in the parking lot to collect your donations.
Parents; please have your players dress in their uniforms (if you do not have them yet, coaches will meet with you prior to the parade or have them on the morning of the parade) and wear comfortable walking shoes.
Coaches; please have your banners and signs ready to show thanks to your team sponsors.
The WBSA Board of Directors looks forward to officially kicking off the 2019 spring season with players and their families.
Opening Day and parade, Saturday, April 20, 9 a.m.
WBSA is excited to kick off the Spring 2019 season on Saturday, April 20 at 9 a.m.
The traditional parade route and starting point will be different this year due to Easter festivities.
We ask that all parents, coaches and players gather at the Memorial Field parking lot on Essex Street as the parade
will kick off there. The league will march up Essex Street and then turn on to Hayden Avenue to end at historic Town Park Field. A short ceremony will follow, beginning at 9 a.m.
Please be at the Memorial Field parking lot by 8:15 a.m. so the parade will kick off on time. There will be an escort by the Whitman police and fire departments. Please wear your team uniform with comfortable walking shoes and bring your water/soda donation for the snack shack. Also please bring your canned good donation for the Whitman Food Pantry.
Coaches; please have your team decorate a sign or banner that represents your team’s sponsor. Your sponsor may already have a banner, so please reach out to them.
WBSA looks forward to kicking off the 2019 season with you and your family! For questions, please contact your level director.
The rain date for this event is Saturday, April 27.