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Newport Harbor Baseball Association

    Spring baseball tryouts

    Tryouts are complete! Drafts this week and you'll hear from coaches soon.

    Pinto National makeup tryout on Wed, Feb 1 - 4:30pm at Ensign 1

    **We still need 1 more Pinto National manager - please contact John Christensen **

    Haven't registered yet? Register Here to play Spring baseball!  A few spots still left for Shetland American, Shetland National & Pinto American

    Spring season dates to note:

    • Fields open - February 1, 2017
    • Opening Day - March 4, 2017
    • Regular Season ends May 6, 2017
    • Playoffs start May 8, 2017
    • Championship Sunday - May 21, 2017

    Congratulations to Coach Heather Brien and her Fall Ball Championship Bronco Team!

    Congrats to 10U All-stars - first ones to win District & Regional!

    Get ready for the spring season!

    2016 Balboa Bay Resort All-Star Tournament

    Welcome to the area's best all-star tournament. Always the weekend after Memorial Day (June 2-5, 2016), we've now hosted a great weekend tournament for many years. Once again we're full in every division, ages 8-12.

    Play baseball at the beach!

    Schedules are up on the Tourney Website

    And if you're in from out of town, stay at the Balboa Bay Club.  They've been a great supporter and sponsor!

    Thanks to Balboa Bay Resort - NHBA & All-Star Classic Tourney Sponsor once again for 2015!

    Thanks to Balboa Bay Resort - NHBA & All-Star Classic Tourney Sponsor!

    1st Annual Battle of the Bay (A success!)

    The 1st annual Battle of the Bay was played on Sunday, April 24th.  The format was a total of 3 games where NHBA's top 3 Bronco Division teams (by current standings as of April 21) played their counterparts on the other side of the bay (Newport Beach Baseball Association).  Our #1 played their #1, our #2 vs. their #2, and our #3 vs. their #3.  The #2s & #3s played at Mariners 1, with the #3s @ 10:00am, the #2s at 1:00pm, and the @1s played at Bonita Sports Park beginning at 4:00 on the 24th.  

    #3: Stowell (NHBA) 9 - Orion Risk Mgmt (NBBA) 2
    #2: 5 Arch (NBBA) 9 - Webb (NHBA) 2
    #1: Amazing Grass (NBBA) 14 - Liolios (NHBA) 4

    NBBA wins the 1st Annual Battle of the Bay (2-1)

    Also please follow NHBA on Facebook (PlayNHBA) and Instagram (Play_NHBA)

    Click the pic to see the LA Times article on Opening Day & Zach Cornwell dedication

    How about baseball practice with an ocean view? Great to see the kids enjoying Sunset Ridge Park!

    NHBA Pony team steals home for a run before 3rd strike/3rd out!! You don't see this every day!

    Parking Map for Bob Henry

    We want to be a good community partner. Please review the parking map with the best options for Bob Henry. The park parking lot, street parking on Castaways Dr, and public lot across the street are the best options. We have assured the church that our parents and fans will not park in their lot, which is being used or being rented to paying group almost every day. Thank you, NHBA families!

    Volunteers: How can I help NHBA?

    The league runs because of all the help of our many volunteers. Please get involved!

    Share your NHBA pictures by adding hashtag #playnhba to your posts

    NHBA League Communications

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    About Newport Harbor Baseball

    Newport Harbor Baseball Association (NHBA) is the PONY youth baseball organization for Newport Beach "West". Anyone between the ages of 5-14 can play in the league.

    While there are technically no geographic boundaries, NHBA draws its players primarily from the neighborhoods in the west Newport Beach and Costa Mesa areas.

    The league emphasizes player development in a fun, safe atmosphere.

    Home Run Tracker & Division Standings

    See who is leading NHBA in Home Runs - Click Here

    Shortcut to League Standings
    Pinto National
    Pinto American

    NHBA Classifieds

    Something to sell, give away, trade? Need something? Post to the NHBA Classifieds.

    Lost & Found

    Please contact me with any Lost & Found items.

    Spring 2016 (Current) Lost & Found:

    (May 10) 2 foldable camping chairs (royal blue and navy blue) with covers left at BH2 field adjacent to the bleachers on Tuesday, 5/10

    (May 4) Bownet and sweatshirt left at Bob Henry. Please email me if it's yours

    (April 16) new right-handed Rawlings mitt lost at Bob Henry. It has a circle in the Pocket.

    (April 14) A relatively new first baseman's mitt was found on the fields at Ensign. Probably a Pinto American or Pinto National player.  Please email if it's yours.

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    Should I play NHBA?

    If you want the best youth baseball in Newport Beach, YES!

    If you want to play in the western half of Newport/eastern Costa Mesa, YES!

    If you want to play at Kaiser, Newport Heights, Ensign, Bob Henry, Mariners or Davis/Lyons, YES!

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    Photo of the Week

    Please submit pictures to for consideration as Picture of the Week.

    Time to get out the fresh baseballs!

    Photo Credit: Eric Aust


    Costa Mesa Mudline
    (714) 754-5041 Ext 1
    Kaiser Fields / Woodland / Newport Heights


    Newport Beach Mudline

    (949) 718-1860
    Ensign / Bob Henry / Mariners

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