Kingston Thunder News

House League Playoff Schedule: View Schedule & Info

Timbits Announcement: Unfortunately the weather has not cooperated well with our Timbits schedule this season. Because of the cancellations we will be continuing our Timbits schedule until August 29th. The 29th will be our year end BBQ and award evening and each Timbit player will receive a certificate for reduced fees for the 2019 season.

Uniform & Equipment Return Nights:
September 5th, 6th, 10th & 11th from 6-8pm at Woodbine Clubhouse

Thunder Annual General Meeting: Monday October 22nd
At the Woodbine Clubhouse meeting room at 7pm
All membership welcome. Nominations are open until September 15th
Nominations should be emailed to nominations@kingstonthunder.com

Thunder Hosted EOSBA Championship: Aug. 10-12
Congratulations to the Champions Oshawa Legionaires.
Oshawa defeated the Pickering Red Sox in the Championship game.
Oshawa will now represent the EOSBA at the OBA Tyke/Mosquito Select Championship Tournament in Guelph.


EOBA Midget Championship: Hosted by Thunder Aug.10-12
Congratulations to the EOBA Champions - Quinte Royals!
A Championship: Quinte Royals 1 Peterborough Tigers 0
B Championship: Kingston Thunder 17 Pickering Red Sox 2

Thunder Minor Bantams win EOBA B Championship: In Ajax/Pickering Aug. 10-12 our 14u Team captured the EOBA B Championship. In the semi-finals Thunder defeated the Pickering Red Sox 7-4. Thunder won the Championship game 8-4 over the Clarington Orioles. Read more...

Thunder Online Auction/Fundraiser: View the auction items:
www.32auctions.com/ktba18
To bid you need to set up and account. Bidding starts August 6th and will run to August 18th. More items will be added as they are received.
If you have any questions or want to donate an item please contact Linda Bearisto.

Call for Rep Coaches for 2019: Submit your application by email to ericbearisto@kingstonthunder.com or drop it off to Marilyn at the Woodbine Canteen in a sealed envelope. The deadline is August 15th. Please highlight your reason for applying and any coaching qualifications. The Rep Coaching Committee will reply to all applicants so please provide an email address.
Fall Rep Tryouts will begin in late September after the Labour Day long weekend.
Rep Coaching Application

Midget Rep headed to Provincials & hosting EOBA Championship: On August 4th our Midget Team swept a DH at Woodbine over the Pickering Red Sox by scores of 9-5 & 8-1. The wins secured Thunder third place in the EOBA regular season standings. By finishing 3rd Thunder was the top ranked Midget A team and will receive a bye to represent EOBA at the OBA Championships. Ajax, Pickering and Oshawa A teams will playdown to decide a second rep at the OBA A Championship which will take place in Mississauga August 17-19.
Thunder is also playing host to the EOBA Midget Championship Tournament at Woodbine Park August 10-12. The tournament includes all 8 teams from the EOBA Midget Division. View EOBA Midget Division Standings.

Messages from the President: We’re off to a great start! & Kingston Thunder Annual Cancer Charity Game. Read full messages...

Thunder mourn the loss of Coach Terry Orr: The world has lost a great Father & Coach. Read more...

Thunder Mosquito Tournament: June 8th-10th - Congratulations to the Champions Aurora Jays & Finalists Bolton Braves.

Order your Thunder Apparel Now: Visit our online store.
Round 3 deadline for orders was June 6th. Estimated delivery date is June 22nd! Check back here for next round of ordering to be announced!

House League Schedules:

Rookie Division: View Schedule / View Standings
Mosquito Division: View Schedule / View Standings
Peewee Division: View Schedule / View Standings
Juvenile Division: View Schedule / View Standings
Adult 3-pitch Division: View Schedule & Standings

House League Conveners: Timbits: Charity Rayner , Rookie: Jill McCreary , Mosquito: Chris Paige , Peewee: Polly Pearson , Juvenile: Marcie Thurlby , 3-pitch: Matt Kirkwood

House League Rules 2018: View Rules!

3-Picth Rules 2018: Updated July 24: View Rules!

Coaches Clinics Hosted by Kingston Thunder: Any Coaches wanting to attend please contact Carol Steele by May 3rd to reserve your spot. Starting on May 4th Baseball Ontario will be opening the registration province wide.

Taking place at St. John's 23rd Catholic School on 736 Highgate Park Drive, Kingston, Ontario.

ClinicDate

Time

ClinicID

Level

Clinician

5/14/2018

6:00 PM

18-652

Infielding

George Brown

5/18/2018

6:00 PM

18-653

Initiation

Doug Wilton

5/19/2018

9:00 AM

18-654

Teaching & Learning

Doug Wilton

5/17/2018

6:00 PM

18-655

Hitting

Doug Wilton

5/7/2018

6:00 PM

18-656

Pitching & Catching

Doug Wilton

5/10/2018

6:00 PM

18-657

Absolutes

George Brown

5/24/2018

6:00 PM

18-658

Base Running

Doug Wilton

5/28/2018

6:00 PM

18-659

Planning

George Brown

5/31/2018

6:00 PM

18-660

Outfielding

Doug Wilton

6/7/2018

6:00 PM

18-661

Strategies

Doug Wilton

Thanks to everyone who came to Chapters March 3rd and supported Thunder. Also thanks to those who helped at the event.

Congratulations to Sydney Held & Carol Steele: Sydney & Carol both won Awards from the EOBA at the 2017 EOBA AGM. Read more...