The Scott H. Potter Spirit of Baseball Award winner will be announced during the 2017 Opening Day ceremonies. Head Coaches nominate using the forms/instructions located under Documents, referencing players who emulate the core values identified as:
SPORTSMANSHIP – Ethical, appropriate, polite and fair behavior during all games/baseball events. Contagious spirit to get their teammates to act in a manner that is also a positive reflection on the team, the Coach and GMJBA.
COACHABLE - A positive attitude and approach to how the player hears and applies feedback from Coaching staff. Willingness to learn and a drive for continuous improvement, raising the bar and setting a great example for teammates.
PASSION – Consistent excitement and enthusiasm for learning and playing the game. Digging in through a challenge. Tenacity, persistence and encouraging others to bring out their best. Bringing the fun to practices and games – win/lose, strike/homerun.
The following player nominees have been recognized by their 2016 Head Coaches, are as follows: