News Archive

Doncaster shutout Port Melbourne

07/11/2017

Import Cody Beck threw a complete-game shutout to lead the Dragons to their second-straight win.

We are under lights......!

03/11/2017

Doncaster v Werribee at 7:30pm on 22 November @ Deep Creek 

Dragons burn Braves

02/11/2017

Doncaster came from behind to defeat Malvern 8-6

Doncaster top Werribee 8-3 in season opener

02/10/2017

Doncaster's Men's ones got off to the perfect start with a great win on the weekend.

Winter award winners announced

19/09/2017

The senior winter award winners were announced at winter presentation night.

Working bee

15/09/2017
The club's annual working bee is on Sunday 24th of September from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Summer registration is now open!

14/09/2017

Registration for the 2017/18 summer season is now open. Here's how to register.

Are you playing summer?

14/09/2017

Planning on playing summer this season? Let us know!

Dragons fall in D Grade grand final

11/09/2017

The Dragons lost to the Mitchell Majors 11-6

Women's preseason dates announced!

29/08/2017

Full dates for women's preseason summer training

Ds lose to Mitchell Majors in qualifying final

23/08/2017

The Dragons lost 11-7 last Saturday in Broadford

Ice Dragons ready for winter finals

16/08/2017

The Ds, E Earlies, Under 17s,15s and 13s will all participate in finals this weekend

Summer 2017/18 preseason dates announced!

09/08/2017

Get all the info you need for important pre-season dates!

 

Dragons celebrate historic weekend

26/07/2017

The Ice Dragons are celebrating the most successful weekend in the club’s winter history after their senior and junior sides completed a club sweep

Dragons announce 2017-18 club coaches

12/07/2017

2017-18 Mens and Womens head coaches confirmed

Doncaster seeking new coaches for 2017/18 summer season

02/06/2017

Doncaster is looking for new hitting, pitching and junior development coaches for 2017/18 summer season

President's Report 2016/17

29/05/2017

The annual President's Report for the 2016/17 season from John Hollingsworth

AGM Wrap Up

29/05/2017

Couldn't make it to the AGM last week? Here's what you need to know.

Dragons make history with first ever A Grade win

25/04/2017

Chesterton, Messinger shine, lead Doncaster to its first ever A Grade win

Dragon getting his shot in the Minor Leagues

19/04/2017

A Doncaster Dragon has recently been given an oppourtunity in the Minor Leagues, but this time, it isn't on the field.

Doncaster women to represent Victoria this week

18/04/2017

Doncaster Baseball Club will have 10 players represent Victoria at this week's Women's Championships in Canberra

Summer senior awards announced

07/04/2017

The 2016/17 summer senior award winners were announced at our annual presentation night

2016/17 Junior baseball award winners announced

28/03/2017

The 2016/17 junior baseball awards have been presented at the annual junior presentation night last Friday

Updated winter information published!

22/03/2017

Updated season information for our winter seniors, womens and juniors is available on our website

Fixtures for A grade, A reserves, D grade and D reserves released

21/03/2017

Get your calendars out! the A grade, A reserves, D grade and D reserves fixtures for the upcoming winter season have been released.

Dragons' summer comes to an early end

01/03/2017

Doncaster’s finals campaign came to an unfortunate early end...

BIG Weekend of PLAYOFF baseball for Dragon’s

21/02/2017

Three teams in playoof action this weekend...

Winter pre-season commences Wednesday 15th March

13/02/2017

At Deep Creek Reserve from 6:15pm on Wednesdays...

Bendigo Bank continues support for Doncaster Baseball

31/01/2017

Bendigo Bank extends sponsorship for a sixth consecutive season!

Dragons topple Giants from top of table

24/01/2017

Doncaster 5 d Werribee 1

Dragons 0ver Brewers in tight contest

21/11/2016

Final: Ballarat 3 Doncaster 7

Dragons burn Braves

07/11/2016

Doncaster 14 Malvern 9

Dragons sink Mariners

10/10/2016

Doncaster 13 d Port Melbourne 5

Welcome to Tyler Cooklin - our new US import

10/10/2016

Tyler will be taking the mound in his first start next Saturday 15th October

Doncaster crowned Winter 2016 Champions

13/09/2016

Doncaster 13 d Waverley 11

Winter 2016 Award winners

13/09/2016

Congratulations to the Winter season award winners for 2016....

Remember the last time a club achieved this rare feat?

20/06/2016

Our new website feature showcases a rare 14/15 MVP double....

Follow our Dragons playing pro-ball in US...

18/06/2016

Check out our new feature graphic allows you to follow your own Dragons in US...

Board changes following Annual General Meeting

09/06/2016

AGM held on 26th May 2016

New diamond at Deep Creek takes shape

09/06/2016

Works are well underway on our new base paths....

Majestics are back in stock....

03/06/2016

Our most popular club outer wear is now back in stcok...fresh from the USA

New Carpet and kitchen floor at Deep Creek

14/03/2016

Senior Award winners announced

09/03/2016

All the award winners and pictures from our Gala Annual Awards Night...

Senior League crowned Champions

09/03/2016

Sunshine 2 Doncaster 3

Junior Award winners announced

09/03/2016

All the acion from the 15/16 Junior Presentation night.....

Doncaster Men's program relegated to Division Two

02/03/2016

After finishing second bottom in Division One, Doncaster have been relegated

MEN'S THIRDS SECURE TITLE WIN

29/02/2016

Doncaster 11 Blackburn 6

LITTLE LEAGUE MINOR WIN CHAMPIONSHIP

29/02/2016

Preston 3 Donaster 9

Blockbuster playoff weekend

24/02/2016

Three Grand Finals, one Preliminary Final and one Semi-Final

Results from our Seven teams in playoff action this past three days

23/02/2016

Two teams through to Grand Finals....

Dragons put cloud over Sunshine

23/02/2016

Doncaster 1 Sunshine 0

Dragons crush Wildcats, but fall to Cats

18/02/2016

Doncaster 10 d Waverley 0; Geelong 10 d Doncaster 6

Six teams in playoff action this week!

18/02/2016

Two of the six games will be at Deep Creek, check out the finals schedule....

Baseball & Softball coaching and umpiring jobs available!

02/02/2016

The Melbourne Sports Institute are offering paid coaching & umpiring roles to club members!

Dragons fall to Rustlers for first loss of the year

02/02/2016

The Dragons fell to Cheltenham 2-4 on the weekend, their first loss of the year.

Annual Gala Awards Night

01/02/2016

On Saturday 5th March at Manningham Hotel

Dragons top Blackburn, claim second win of the year

28/01/2016
It took longer than expected, but at last it seems the Doncaster Dragons’ offensive slumber is over.

Dragons obtain new line marker via Manningham Council grant

25/01/2016

New line marker for Deep Creek Reserve

And so this is Christmas....

22/12/2015

A quick wrap up from what was a very weird weather weekend

Social 7's a huge success at Doncaster

16/12/2015

Social 7's pre-Christmas competition finishes on a big note....

Club icon plays 300th game

16/12/2015

Read the wonderful Leader Newspaper article feature on Sam Hamilton's 300th game....

Christmas Party

09/12/2015

Saturday 19th December from 6:30pm

Dragons down Bombers in walk-off thriller

23/11/2015

Essendon 3 Doncaster 4

Rams sweep Dragons

20/11/2015

Game 1: Doncaster 1 Newport 4; Game 2: Newport 3 Doncaster 2

Dragons crunch Eagles

11/11/2015

Doncaster 4 d Sunshine 0

Dragons burn Lions

05/11/2015

Doncaster 5 d Springvale 0

Dragons fall to Melbourne, scoring struggles continue

22/10/2015

Doncaster fall to 0-3 with 0-7 loss to Melbourne

Doncaster improves, but still no runs in loss to Waverley.

13/10/2015

Doncaster dropped game two of the 2015/16 season, falling 0-4 to Waverly

Dragons fall to Orioles on Opening Day

05/10/2015

Doncaster's 1s blown away by dominant Blackburn

INTRODUCING: Social 7s!

10/09/2015

Doncaster Baseball Club is excited to announce the launch of a new mid-week mixed competion - Softball Social 7s!

Junior training has started...

08/09/2015

Junior training started week of 14th September....

Dragons hoodies now in stock!

04/06/2015

Both adult and kids Dragons Baseball hoodies are back in stock - pick yours up now!!

Northern Diamondbacks making front page news

27/05/2015

The Northern Diamondbacks are making fron page news as they continue to push to raise funds for the ALLC

Doncaster receives VicHealth Active Club Grant

06/05/2015

Doncaster recieve Active Club Grant form VicHealth, set to acquire new safety equipment

Dragons shine at Little League State Championships

15/04/2015

Six Doncaster juniors represented the Dragons at last weekend's State Little League Championships

Dragon selected for Victorian Little League Championship

09/04/2015

Jamie Bastian to represent DBC as a Northern Diamondback!

2014/15 Summer Junior Award Winners

26/03/2015

Summer Junior award winners announced at Junior presentation day!

Doncaster Appoints Winter Season Coach

04/03/2015

Vale Peter Schutte

28/02/2015

Womens 2nds bring home Division 3 Title

28/02/2015

Springvale 1 Doncaster 11

It's almost Winter Time.....

16/02/2015

Winter baseball will be upon us on April 11th, so start planning

Vale Michelle Burns

14/02/2015

Schutte dominant as Dragons sweep Tigers with walk-off squeeze

09/02/2015

Upwey 1 Doncaster 2

Mitch Ellis flies into battle for the Hawks

09/02/2015

Our own Mitch Ellis heads to his first season of US College baseball

Its a cool 150 for Westphal as Dragons drop Rustlers series

06/02/2015

Luke Westphal chalks up 150 strikouts this season in 4-2 loss to Cheltenham

BREAKING NEWS: Dragons Luke Westphal signs with Twins

01/02/2015

Minnesota Twins yesterday signed Luke Wetphal to a Minor Leauge professional contract

Dragons ace Luke Westphal continues to burn hitters

28/01/2015

In 13 starts Westphal has struck out 136 in a 74 innings with an ERA of 0.49.....

Dragons go frustratingly close against conference leaders

28/01/2015

A see sawing 9-11 loss and a 5-5 draw....

 

 

 

Dragons sweep Wildcats and go 4 from 4

22/01/2015

Doncaster 8 Waverley 3

Dragons claw Wildcats for three wins in a row

20/01/2015

Waverley 2 Doncaster 3

Junior dates for remainder of Summer Season

15/01/2015

Dragons sink Pirates in pitchers duel

11/01/2015

Luke Westphal threw 7 innings for 3 Hits,14 K's, 3 BB, 0 Earned runs

Dragons give Demons absolute hell...

17/12/2014

Melbourne 4 Doncaster 5

Demons burn Dragons as Westphal strikes out another 13

16/12/2014

Doncaster 2 Melbourne 6

Dragons over Royals as Westphal strikes out 100 before Christmas

10/12/2014

Doncaster 2 Sandringham 0

Cats down Dragons in 10-inning heartbreaker

01/12/2014

Geelong 5 Doncaster 2

Bombers blank Dragons in series win

28/11/2014

Doncaster 0 Essendon 5

Dominant Dragons pitching not enough to quell Bombers

25/11/2014

Westphal and Schutte throw 9 shutout innings in 0-1 loss...

Newport dulls Dragons in dark

21/11/2014

Newport 3 Doncaster 0

Dragons Corral Rams at Newport on Sunday

18/11/2014

Doncaster 8 Newport 2

Pirates stifle Dragons bats in mid-week pitchers duel

14/11/2014

Doncaster 0 Preston 2
 

Wolves clawed by Dragons

09/11/2014

Williamstown 1 Doncaster 10

Dragons burn Tigers back to back...

06/11/2014

With the game on the line, it all came down to one pitch......

Dragons slay Tigers

05/11/2014

Doncaster 6 d Upwey 1

Westphal and Findlay alone unable to arrest Rustlers

28/10/2014

Cheltenham 11 Doncaster 1

Let there be LIGHT....chocolate fundraiser

23/10/2014

Collect your Chocolates from Committee Room at training.....

Classic pitcher's duel, but Orioles outlast Dragons

19/10/2014

Blackburn 3 Doncaster 0

Westphal leads Dragons to first win

13/10/2014

A dazzling pitching performance by Doncaster import Luke Westphal led Dragons to their first win this season.

Official Doncaster Dragons Smartphone App Now Available - FREE

02/10/2014

Your own Doncaster Dragons now has a Smartphone App......

Dragons at Girls Friendship Series

29/09/2014

Welcome Luke Westphal...this seasons US import player

26/09/2014

Luke Westphal, our 14/15 US import player, arrived yesterday and went straight to work - we did a quick Q&A with Luke....

Winter Awards Night a huge success

23/09/2014

Winter Awards Night held on Saturday 20 September

Vale Marjorie Chasemore 1920-2014

17/09/2014

It is with great sadness that we advise of the passing of Marjorie Chasemore.

Dragons bring home World Cup Bronze

08/09/2014

Amy and Amy bring home Bronze medals from Women's World Cup...

Winter Thirds Premiership

07/09/2014

Our Winter Thirds (EE Grade) have been crowned Premiers this season....

Let there be LIGHT......

28/08/2014

As announced at the Annual Awards Night in May, the field lighting at Deep Creek Reserve will be upgraded to game standard..........

Sam Hamilton returns as Womens Coach

26/08/2014

Doncaster Baseball Club is pleased to announce former head coach Samantha Hamilton will take back the reins as Women’s Coach for season 2014/15.

Coaching Resources page added to website

03/08/2014

Club Coach Ben Utin has added a number of coaching drills to our Coaching Resources page....

Club Coach Ben Utting has prepared a number of coaching drills and links to coaching resources. Great for coaches, players and parents. Follow this link to explore our Coaching Resources page on our website...

Lewis Thorpe highly rated by Twins

03/08/2014

"Australia has produced a fair amount of big league talent over the years. If everything comes together, Thorpe could be the best to come from Down Under"

Ben Utting signs on further 2-years as Club Coach

16/06/2014

Bendigo Bank Business Networking Breakfast a huge success..

16/06/2014

Bendigo Bank breakfast held on 12 June....

Yes you can smell asphalt.....

16/06/2014

Our Deep Creek Car Park uprade commences this week.....

Presidents Report 2013/14

28/05/2014

The Club has released the Presidents Report in advance of the Club AGM tonight. 

Dragon named in Australian Schools National Team

28/05/2014

Our own Marcel D'Avoine was recently selected as part of the 2014 Australian Schools Touring Team to tour Oregon, Washington, California and Arizona in September-October 2014.

Congratulations to Marcel on this wonderful achievement.

Annual Awards Night a great success!

25/05/2014

The 2013/14 Annual Awards Night was held on Saturday 17 May.  Check out the award winners and pics from the night.......

A Dragon carries a dragon...!

22/05/2014

 

Is that Asphalt we can smell?

05/04/2014

Yes...the Doncaster Baseball Club is going to undergo a full car park upgrade....fantastic news.....

New Community Coach Program

24/03/2014

A new AASC Community Coach training course and program is available in 2014.

Junior Award Winners 2013/14

23/03/2014

Congratulations to our Junior Award Winners and players who achieved key milestones in 2013/14.

Victorian Women's State team dominated by Dragons

26/02/2014

Victorian Women's State team announced

Dragons singe Orioles feathers in monumental come back

24/02/2014

Doncaster 14 d Blackburn 13

Finals Bound.....!

18/02/2014

Three Senior Men's teams, our Women's Firsts, our Masters and our Under 16 teams are seeing finals action this week....

Dragons claw Tigers in a thriller

18/02/2014

Doncaster 8 d Upwey 7

Bendigo proudly announcing the Manningham 500 Project

11/02/2014

Unleash the Power of Your Business – an initiative bought to you by the Bendigo Community Bank®

Tuesday 18 February – 7.00am to 10.00am

Dragons swoop on Eagles in mid-week triumph

05/02/2014

Doncaster 4 d Sunshine 1

Dragons clip Eagles wings

02/02/2014

Doncaster 6 d Sunshine 5 in 12 innings

Cats claw Dragons in late surge

28/01/2014

Geelong 13 d Doncaster 10

Rustlers break out late in tight contest with Dragons

14/01/2014

Doncaster 2 v Cheltenham 8

ACES Special offer from Doncaster Baseball Club

14/01/2014

Includes FREE entry for children Under 16 on Saturday...

Dragons sink Pirates

23/12/2013

Doncaster 9 Preston 6

Dragons smoke Rustlers

15/12/2013

Doncaster 5 d Cheltenham 4 in 11 innings...

Winning opportunity against Royals goes begging...

10/12/2013

ANOTHER winning opportunity went begging as the Doncaster Dragons came out on the wrong end of a hard-fought contest at Sandringham on Sunday.

Dragons Christmas Gifts

06/12/2013

Lewis Thorpe makes ABL All Star roster

05/12/2013

In breaking news Doncaster Dragons very own Lewis Thorpe has been selected in the Australian Baseball League All-Star team for a game on 18 December...

Bendigo announces Dragons Rewards Program

04/12/2013

Junior Dragons meet Melbourne Aces

04/12/2013

Bendigo Bank Summer Series

01/12/2013

Dragons unable to capitalize on hitting blitz

24/11/2013

Blackburn 5 d Doncaster 3

Dazzling cameo by Thorpe not enough as Tigers claw Dragons

18/11/2013

Upwey 6 d Doncaster 2

Female Dragons fly past Bombers

18/11/2013

Doncaster 13 d Essendon 2

Junior Umpiring Roster released

14/11/2013

 

Family night at the Melbourne Aces

14/11/2013

Friday 29 November at Melbourne Ball Park, Altona.

Pre-game skills session for Friday nighters hosted by Aces players!

Wildcats claw Dragons in one bad innings

12/11/2013

Doncaster 3 Waverley 8

Mens Mid-Week Tuesday 12 November @ Waverley at 6pm

11/11/2013

Fantastic new Dragons bar items just in time for Christmas!!

09/11/2013

Dragons BAR MAT and "40 Year club anniversary" STUBBY HOLDERS in stock

Dragon Rhys Aldenhoven speaks to Dragons media about his time in US college ball......

09/11/2013

We recently caught up with 21 Year old College student and Doncaster Dragon, Rhys Aldenhoven....

Doncaster announces partnership with Bulleen Physiotherapy

09/11/2013

 

iPod Shuffle Night on Saturday 23 November

08/11/2013

One of the most well attended Annual events in the Doncaster Baseball Club calendar is the iPod Shuffle Night. 

Doncaster launches junior pitcher development program

08/11/2013

Targeted junior pitching traning to be run through November

Women fall just short in Grand Final replay thriller!

05/11/2013

Doncaster 12 lost to Springvale 13

Dragons ruffle Eagles feathers

03/11/2013

Doncaster 8 d Sunshine 5

Doncaster takes on Sunshine in Saturday baseball

01/11/2013

Your own Dragons Mens Firsts take on Sunshine at 3:30pm Saturday 2 November at Deep Creek.  Mens Seconds curtain raiser at 1pm.

Volunteers needed

29/10/2013

Manningham Multicultural Festival Sat 16 Nov

Dragons just fall short in 12 inning thriller

27/10/2013

Geelong 7 d Doncaster 5

Friday Night Juniors booming...!

25/10/2013

Record numbers for Friday night juniors lead to an unprecedented six U/12 Friday Night teams.

Special Insurance offer from Bendigo Bank

23/10/2013

Insurance specialist available through Templestowe Village Community Bank

Website issues on tablets and smart phones

23/10/2013

Fault reported Sunday 21 October - awaiting fix.

Women go two from two

21/10/2013

Doncaster 26 d Malvern 1

Dragons burn Rams

20/10/2013

Newport 3 Doncaster 6

Doncaster Women open their account

18/10/2013

Dragons 19 d Bombers 1

Junior Summer Baseball is back!

18/10/2013

 

 

 

Green & Gold Party 7pm Saturday 26 October

18/10/2013

Dragons Men's numbers hit record level!

14/10/2013

Senior Men Sunday registrations hit 85+

Pirates punish Dragons fielding mishaps

14/10/2013

Andrew Reeves Home Run

Preston 12 d Doncaster 2