NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

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CUB BAGGING FUNDRAISER

We are looking for volunteers to help out with a Cub bagging fundraiser on Sunday, December 4th at the Brooklyn Park Cub located on Colorado Lane N. We will be bagging from 9am-5pm. Volunteer shifts are two hours long. We need players and a few parents to help with each shift for this event. If you and/or players are free on the 4th, please sign up using the link below.


Cub Bagging


Please be sure to wear your school baseball apparel to the event.

2023 WINTER DOME WORKOUTS

Park Center-Columbia Heights-Maranatha Baseball will have dome times available for players in grades 7-12 interested in preparing for the upcoming baseball season. Please Join the PC Baseball Mailing List to be added to Team Snap for the most current schedule and updates. Most importantly, Team Snap is used to RSVP for events & practices.

Arrival time is 15 minutes prior to each listed start time at the Park Center Sports Dome which is located at the Park Center High School.

THESE WERE THE 2022 DATES, WHEN WE CONFIRM 2023 DATES, WE WILL POST IN TEAMSNAP.

  • Mondays starting January 3, 4:00-5:30PM

  • Wednesdays starting January 5, 4:00-5:30PM

  • Some Fridays starting January 14, 4:00-5:30PM

  • Saturdays starting January 8, 7:30-9:00AM


2023 SEASON INFORMATION

Below is the current season timeline provided by the MSHSL, updated as of Sept 1. As always, this schedule can change based on availability of shared HS space, weather, and state guidelines.

Communications will primarily be sent using our Team Snap app which sends communications through the app and email. Be sure you get the app added to your player's mobile device for attendance tracking.

ALL players must be REGISTERED and have an updated physical on file with your respective athletic office before they can participate. Baseball players in grades 7-12 attending Park Center HS, Brooklyn Middle School, NorthView Middle School, Columbia Heights High School, and Maranatha Christian Academy and are interested in playing baseball are welcome to register and attend tryouts.

Registration typically opens around January. If you have questions regarding registration you can contact your school's activity office.
Park Center Activities Office: 763-569-7654
Columbia Heights Activities Office: 763-528-4511
Maranatha Christian Academy Activities Office:

March 13 – March 17 – Conditioning

TBD-Daily 3:30-5:30PM - Park Center Sports Dome (changes/updates will be posted in TeamSnap)

March 20 - March 24 - Team Tryouts

TBD-Daily 3:30-5:30PM - Park Center Sports Dome (changes/updates will be posted in TeamSnap)

Roster selections are typically made by the end of the tryout week.

March 27 - March 31 - Official Start of Baseball Practices & Contests

TBD-Daily 3:30-5:30PM - Park Center Sports Dome (changes/updates will be posted in TeamSnap)

It is expected that your player attend tryouts/practices over Spring Break. Please contact Coach Brinkley if you have any conflicts/questions.

March 30 - First Available Game Date

March 27 - MANDATORY Player/Parent Meeting 6:00PM Park Center HS Cafeteria

TBD - First Game for Varsity

TBD - First Game for JV

TBD - First Game for C

TBD May 25 - Last Scheduled Regular Season Games


2023 SUMMER LEGION & VFW TEAMS

The Park Center-Columbia Heights-Maranatha High School Baseball coaching staff is encouraging all athletes to continue their training and competition during the summer. The Dugout Club is pleased to partner with American Legion Post 630 in Brooklyn Center and Palmer Lake VFW Post 3915 in sponsoring our Legion & VFW teams for the summer of 2022. All current players are invited to join us. You will compete with your HS teammates and others continuing to build chemistry and advancing your skills. It's a lot of fun.

The season begins after the high school season ends and concludes late July-early August. Please respond to Coach Brinkley's email with your interest.

Cost is $100/player for those intending to play 50-100% of the season. If you're able to join us for up to 50%, we can work with you for a reduced amount so we can still cover costs. Talk to your coach about any special circumstances.


END OF SEASON BANQUET

Please join us for our annual end of the year banquet and award ceremony to celebrate our PCHM baseball team.

Date: Sunday, June 4, 2023 from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: Edinburgh Golf Course, 8700 Edinbrook Crossing, Brooklyn Park, MN 55443

Tickets: $20

Senior Players receive a complimentary ticket to attend the banquet. Players that participated in the ButterBraids/Pizza fundraiser received a complimentary ticket for every $200 sold.


JERSEY CARE INSTRUCTIONS

Please see the link below on how to take care of the jersey you've been issued when laundering them at home between games.



2021 FREE SUMMER BASEBALL CLINIC

The Park Center High School Baseball coaches and players are hosting a free summer baseball clinic for youth going into grades 5-9 this fall who live within the Park Center High School District 279 boundaries.

Dates: August 6-8, 9AM-12PM
Location: Pirate Park @ Park Center High School, 7501 Noble Ave N


2021 STEAK FRY FUNDRAISER

Varsity players are asked to prepay and sell a minimum of 10 tickets. Practice squad members are also asked to sell 10 tickets, but are not required to prepay. Money from sold tickets and any remaining unsold tickets should be returned to Goethals or Stockbridge. Families are also asked to bring 3 plates of baked goods for a bake sale.

Date: Sunday, June 13th from 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: Osseo American Legion, 260 4th Ave SE, Osseo, MN 55369

Tickets: $12/Steak, Fish or Shrimp. Add $2 at the door for a combo.


2021 HEGGIES PIZZA FUNDRAISER

Pirate players are asked to sell a minimum of 20 pizzas. Orders and payments are due Tuesday, April 20 at the Pirate home game. Delivery will be on Monday, May 10 from 5:15-5:30 at Park Center behind Pride Stadium.

Here are links to the sheets if you need copies:

Heggies Order Sheet

Heggies Price Sheet


MEETINGS & EVENTS

Dugout Club Meetings, Team Events & Fundraiser Dates/Information

LIVESTREAM

Pirate fans can join the Park Center Baseball LiveStream page to watch the games if they are not able to attend. Let us know if you can help stream!

FUNDRAISING

Setup your Amazon account to benefit the PC Dugout Club with a charitable donation each time you place an order via smile.amazon.com.

You can also use Smile on your Amazon mobile app:

  • Open the app

  • Click the menu icon in the bottom right

  • Select Settings

  • Click on AmazonSmile and turn it on for your device

  • Search for Park Center Dugout Club as your charity