State Teams Hub

STATE TEAMS HUB


Softball Victoria run a comprehensive State Team program for both men and women that encompasses teams in the following age brackets – Under 15, Under 17, Under 19, Under 23, and Open.

The Nationals for all but the U23’s are held in January each year with the teams being selected 4-6 months prior to that. The U23 Nationals are held in July with the team selection traditionally taking place 4-5 months prior to that tournament.

Selection into the State team is governed by the State Team Selection Policy and athletes who are interested in being considered for selection must complete and submit a nomination form prior to their participation in the relevant State Championship. The Nomination form is available from the relevant Association.

The dates and locations for the National Championships through to 2020 are as follows:


Open Women National Championships & U15 Girls Regional Championships

  • 6 – 12 January 2018 – Mirabooka, Perth

  • 13 – 19 January 2019 – Mirabooka, Perth

  • 5 – 11 January 2020 – Mirabooka, Perth

Open Men National Championships & U15 Boys Regional Championships

  • 14 – 20 January 2018 – Hawker, ACT

  • 6 – 12 January 2019 – Hawker, ACT

  • 12 – 18 January 2020 – Hawker, ACT

U17 Men & Women National Championships

  • 6 – 12 January 2018 – Blacktown, NSW

  • 6 – 12 January 2019 – West Beach, SA

  • 5 – 11 January 2020 – Waverley, Vic

U19 Men and Women National Championships

  • 22 – 28 January 2018 – Blacktown, NSW

  • 20 – 26 January 2019 – Blacktown, NSW

  • 19 – 25 January 2020 – Blacktown, NSW

U23 Men and Women National Championships/Invitational

  • 25 – 28 July 2018 – Redlands, QLD

  • 17 – 20 July 2019 – Venue TBA

  • 15 – 18 July 2020 – Venue TBA


Coaching
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Selectors/Talent Identification (TID) Scouts

The process for selecting State Teams involve both selectors and TID scouts:

To be eligible to be a selector individuals need to meet the criteria set out in the State Team Selection Policy

In order to be eligible to be a TID scout individuals need to meet the criteria set out in the TID Scout position description.

In both instances advertisements will be placed on the Softball Victoria website calling for nominations to fill these roles. If you have an interest in being involved then you can also contact your Association or the Athletes and Coach Performance Manager (coaches@softballvic.org.au)