PLAYERS WANTED FOR TOP-LEVEL 18U GAMES
Blue Wave Baseball is fielding an AABC-sanctioned 18U Connie Mack summer 2023 team that will play in the USA Premier Baseball Wood Bat League based in Orange County.
Players must be high school varsity level and still 18U league age (cannot turn 19 prior to May 1, 2023).
PLAY TWO GAMES A WEEK
Blue Wave 18U-Connie Mack will play 12 nine-inning wood bat league games in June and July (starting the first week of June).
The team will play two games each week, one game either Wednesday or Thursday evening and one game each Saturday at OC Fields, including Golden West Park, Windrow Park, or OC Great Park.
Cost is $499 per position player for all league games or can pay $50 per game when you play. Qualified “Pitchers Only” are free and can schedule and/or limit innings if needed.
PLAY IN THE TOP 18U LEAGUE IN SOCAL
USA Premier’s Connie Mack wood bat league features some of the top teams and organizations in the age division in Southern California. League winners may advance to AABC regional and World Series tournaments as well.
Based in New Mexico, the American Amateur Baseball Congress (AABC) was founded in 1935 and one of the largest amateur baseball organizations in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. AABC has one of the largest contingents of Major League players, currently approaching 1000. Click for AABC alumni list.
18U TOURNAMENT TO START SEASON
Blue Wave 18U-Connie Mack team will also play in the CCYB Memorial Weekend Adidas Spikes Wood Bat Classic May 26-29 at OC Great Park, Irvine. Guaranteed to play three 9-inning games (2.5 hour limit) with the top four teams for playoff games.
Cost for position players is $135 and PO’s are free.
ELIGIBLE FOR 18U CONNIE MACK QUALIFIER
Selected Blue Wave 18U-Connie Mack players are also eligible to play in the July 2-5 AABC 18U Connie Mack World Series Qualifier in Orange County. Player four games guaranteed and the winner of this regional receives one of 12 spots to play in the AABC Connie Mack World Series and includes $7,000 in travel funds for the winning team.
Cost is $225 per position player, PO’s are free and players for this event will be selected from both the Blue Wave 18U-Garcia tournament team and Blue Wave 18U-Connie Mack league team.