• On-Line Level IV Umpires Certification Clinic

  • Softball Canada looking for member to join Diversity, Equity and Inclusion team

  • Canada Games Athlete Eligibility Update

  • Softball New Brunswick Selected As Recipient of Canadian Tire Jumpstart Relief Fund

  • New Dates Announced For 2022 Canada Games in Niagra

  • NIAGRA 2021 Canada Games Postponed

    The 2021 Canada Games Council has made the difficult decision to postpone the 2021 Canada Games 1 year due to COVID-19

  • Women of Softball Summit

  • Softball Canada Speaker Series

    Softball Canada s hosting a series of webinars open to all members of Softball Canada with some of the most talented athletes, coaches, officials across the country!

  • Softball Canada Cancels 2020 Canadian Championships

  • Timbits Softball T-Shirt Order

  • Scott Neiles Elected New President of Softball Canada

  • Timbits Softball

  • Canadian Sport Help Line

  • Canada Qualifies for Tokyo 2020!

    The Canadian Women’s National team punched its ticket to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games with a 7-0 run-rule win over Brazil at the 2019 WBSC Softball Americas Qualifier

  • Call for Applications- National Director of Umpires

  • Softball not Among Shortlisted Sports for Paris 2024 Olympic Games

  • Twenty-Nine Officials to be Inducted to the Canadian Indicator Club

  • Foundation of Coaching Softball

    For Softball Canada members wishing to become a certified coach.

  • One Year Trial of WBSC Rules for Pitching & Strike Zone

    At the recent Softball Canada Congress a proposal to implement a one-year trial of these two new rules was discussed at several workshops and unanimously approved at the Annual General Meeting. This trial will be effective January 1, 2018!

  • Rawlings Canada

    Rawlings is the Official Softball of Softball New Brunswick.

SNB Annual Awards


Each year Softball New Brunswick strives to honor our most accomplished members. We proudly present awards to players, coaches, umpires and volunteers, thereby showing our appreciation for their contributions to the sport of softball. The criteria for these awards is available below.


  1. Candidate must be a permanent resident of New Brunswick as per the Residency Rule.
  2. Candidate must be a registered member of Softball New Brunswick in the current year.
  3. Candidate must have participated in either a Regional or Provincial Playoff as a member in the current year.
  4. Candidate must be registered in the category of which they have been nominated (Minor for Minor Award etc.).
  5. Candidates will be adjudicated on their accomplishments of the current year, sportsmanship, and their contributions to the sport of softball in New Brunswick.
  6. Successful candidates will be announced and presented to at the Annual Awards Banquet in October.
  7. SNB Awards in this category include:
    • Female Athlete of the Year
    • Male Athlete of the Year
    • Vicki Leblanc Minor Female Athlete of the Year
    • Louis Leger Minor Male Athlete of the Year
    • President Award (male)
    • President Award (female)
    • Team of the Year (major)
    • Team of the Year (minor)
    • Female Coach of the Year
    • Male Coach of the Year


  1. Candidates must have dedicated many hours of their volunteer time to foster the sport of Softball in New Brunswick, primarily for softball in their own region/zone.
  2. Candidates must have at least 5 years of service with Softball in New Brunswick but do not have to be registered participants.
  3. Successful candidates will be announced and presented to at the Annual Awards Banquet in October.
  4. SNB Awards in this category include:
    • Official of the Year
    • Grassroots Official of the Year
    • Dedicated Official of the Year
    • Paul Dawson Volunteer of the Year
    • Lifetime Volunteer Achievement Award
    • Media Coverage Award
    • Corporate Award
    • Spirit of Sport Award
    • Learn to Play Award

Nominations for these awards must be submitted by October 1st and sent via email to the SNB office for review and selection by the Awards Committee which includes: SNB President, Vice President, Executive Director, Technical Director, Minor Female, Minor Male and Adult Coordinator.

If you are unable to submit your nomination via email, please print out the application form, complete the requirements, and mail to the SNB office:

Attention: Awards Committee
Softball New Brunswick Inc.
38 Timberland Drive
Rusagonis, NB E3B 0P7

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