Baseline Dodgeball Tournament – 2018

The Baseline Middle School Dodgeball Tournament will be March 6th and 8th.  In just a few weeks students from 6th, 7th, and 8th grade will be creating teams, making team posters, and walking through an opening ceremony.  This will kick-off the two nights of great competition and sportsmanship along the way to a final champion.  

Teams must have 4 members, at least one person from each gender.  They may include students from 6th, 7th, or 8th grade.  The cost is $4 per person (or $16 per team).  Teams will participate in a team poster contest and a dodgeball trivia contest with winners awarded for each.  

Teams can pick up their information packet on February 20th, 21st, 22nd, or 23rd.  Starting on Monday, February 26th, teams can officially sign-up for the tournament.  Sign-up will continue to take place on February 27th, 28th, and March 1st.  March 1st is the last day to sign up by 7:40 a.m.  Just look for the Dodgeball Information Station in the center circle.

Yes, there will be another mini-parent tournament (if time allows) on Thursday, March 8th.

Mark your calendar, March 6th and 8th.  Hope to see you there!!!

Baseline Dodgeball Tournament 2018

The Baseline Dodgeball Tournament will take place for the 9th time in 2018.  Mark your calendars.  The dates this year are March 6th and 8th.  For two nights, the students of Baseline Middle School will compete in a double-elimination tournament to see which team will be the last one standing.  Planning has been going on and the tournament will soon be here.  Kids in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade will soon be creating a 4 person team, making a team poster, participating in the opening ceremony,  and then just plain old having fun.  Hope to see you there!!! 

Baseline Dodgeball 2017 Winners

The Baseline Dodgeball 2017 Tournament Champions

The Baseline Dodgeball Tournament of 2017 was another incredible, successful event. The tournament took place at Baseline Middle School gymnasium March 7th and March 9th, a two day event.

A HUGE thank-you goes out to all the volunteers that graciously gave of their time to help with all the different functions needed to make the Baseline Dodgeball Tournament run smoothly. Without them, this tournament would not happen. Thank-you!

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The Crowd!

To the kids – thank-you to all the teams that played hard, had fun, and showed great sportsmanship throughout the tournament. This tournament was created for you to come out and have lots of fun.  With all the smiles and handshakes, it was so worth it!

The Baseline Dodgeball Tournament Champions

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Congratulations – 2017 Baseline Dodgeball Tournament Champions

Elite Squad – Kenyon Thomas, Captain – David Gonzalez, Xavier Rickett, Donyea White Anderson 


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Runner-ups – 2017 Baseline Dodgeball Tournament

The Cobras – Jackson Williams, Kaleb Bodfish, Aaron Boyer, Captain – Alley Woodall



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2017 Baseline Dodgeball Poster Winners

The Cobras – Captain – Alley Woodall, Aaron Boyer, Jackson Williams, and Kaleb Bodfish



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2017 Baseline Dodgeball Trivia Winners

The Purple Turtles –  Jina Patel, Captain – Karlie Woodall, Ellie Frost, and Harrison Smith


Once again, congratulations to all the winners, and runner-ups, you were fantastic! Congratulations to all the teams for your sportsmanship, your willingness to participate, and for making the Baseline Dodgeball Tournament a fun, fast paced, and exciting event.

Of course we can’t forget about the huge turnout of fans! You people were great! The support you gave the kids was incredible, even deafening at times! Thank you to the parents who came out and played in the parent mini-tournament. Hope you weren’t too sore the next day.

So to everyone that had a hand in the Baseline Dodgeball 2017 Tournament, THANK-YOU!


The 2017 Baseline Dodgeball Committee



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The Baseline Middle School Dodgeball Tournament is finally here.  The tournament is Tuesday, March 7th and Thursday, March 9th.

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Baseline Dodgeball 2015 Trophies

Dodgeball Tournament Night #1:  Tuesday, March 7th – doors open at 6 p.m., players should arrive right at 6 p.m. and go immediately to the cafeteria, they will work on dodgeball trivia, get their team picture taken, and line up for the opening ceremony.  Opening ceremony will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Dodgeball Tournament Night #2:  Thursday, March 9th – doors open at 6 p.m., players arrive and sit in the reserved area of the bleachers.  The tournament will begin at 6:30 p.m.  If time allows, there will be a mini-parent tournament.  Parents will be asked to sign-up by 6:20 in the gymnasium.

Baseline Middle School’s Staff looks forward to seeing everyone on Tuesday, March 7th and Thursday, March 9th.

View the 2017 Baseline Dodgeball Kick-Off Video

Check out our Dodgeball Swag!

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The Baseline Dodgeball Tournament 2017

Baseline Dodgeball – Just Dodge It!

The 8th Annual Baseline Dodgeball Tournament is just around the corner! It will be held March 7th and 9th, at the fantastic Baseline Middle School in beautiful South Haven, Michigan.

The Baseline Dodgball Committee has some super cool Baseline Dodgeball swag for sale! It’s a first come first serve kind of deal. Take a look at the photos and price lists and write down what you would like to purchase. Contact Mrs. Fouts or Mrs. Cowell and they will help you, or you can purchase it at the tournament.

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There are more dodgeball items… keep looking.

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Some items have a limited quantity so get them while you can.

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Students, this is all displayed in the showcases in the GREEN Wing of Baseline Middle School. Check it out and see it all!

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Be sure to visit the showcases in school and tell Mrs. Fouts and Mrs. Cowell what items you would like, or just tell them you saw it on the website.

The Baseline Dodgeball 2017 Tournament

Be thinking about your teams, strategy, team names, poster design, and sharpen up on your Dodgeball Trivia knowledge!

If time allows, we will have a parent dodgeball team tournament. This is always a fun event. So talk to your parents about that. Get them revved up to win big in the Baseline Dodgeball Tournament.

There will be lots of refreshments at the concession window, including hot dogs which is a new thing this year.

So get ready students, teams, and fans, The Baseline Dodgeball Tournament is shaping up to be the best one yet!

Baseline Dodgeball Tournament 2017

The Baseline Dodgeball 2017 Tournament is Coming Soon!

Mark your calendars for March 7 and March 9, 2017. It’s the most fun you’ll have all school year!

This Baseline Dodgeball Tournament packs the gymnasium to capacity crowds every year! It’s a fast paced, high energy event that brings the best out in the kids, both as participants and supporters.

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Parents have fun watching as well as having the opportunity to play a game or two! So be sure to remember to plan for a couple of fun, energy filled evening of good sportsmanship and great competition.

Once again – March 7 and March 9, 2017 – Baseline Dodgeball Tournament, Baseline Middle School, South Haven, Michigan.

Start talking and planning students. Get your teams together.

Baseline Dodgeball Tournament Champions 2016

Baseline Dodgeball 2016 Tournament Champions!

The Purple Pancakes!

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Baseline Dodgeball 2016 Champions – The Purple Pancakes!

The Purple Pancakes team members are: Katherine Schooley, Holli Dannenberg, Kian Ferguson, and Zander Russel. Congratulations champs! A great final match! (Scroll down to see finals video!)

The Baseline Dodgeball 2016 Runner Up Team.

The Big Cats

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The Big Cats. Hard fought final match! A great game.

The Big Cats team members are: Anthony White, Alexis Jefferies, Drake McFadden, and Lexie Young. A well played final match. Congratulations!

The 2016 Baseline Dodgeball Poster Winner

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The Elite Dodgeball Team 2016 Poster Winner!

The Elite Dodgeball Team members are: Aaron Boyer, Kaleb Bodfish, Trentin Rickett, and Alley Woodall. Congratulations on winning the best Baseline Dodgeball Poster!

The Baseline Dodgeball Trivia Contest Winner

The Frosties

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2016 Baseline Dodgeball Trivia Winners!

The Frosties team members are: William Hasted, Seth Eacker, Elise Postema, and Brian Thompson. Congratulations trivia champs!

The Parent Tournament Champion Team

The Remnants

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The Parent Tournament Champions – The Remnants

(I don’t have the names handy, sorry)

The Baseline Middle School 2016 Dodgeball Tournament is in the history books. It was another fun time, with good sportsmanship, great teams, and awesome (and really loud) fans. The stands were packed!

A mighty HUGE thank-you goes out to all the amazing volunteers that give so graciously of their time and energy. Without your support this tournament would not be possible. Words cannot express the appreciation we have for you. You rock!

Thanks to all for having good sportsmanship throughout the tournament. One of my favorite parts of the tournament is seeing the kids lining up after each match, shaking hands, smiling, hugging and pats on the back. Makes the world a better, kinder place.

Thank-you everyone! We hope you had fun and enjoyed the Baseline Dodgeball 2016 Tournament!

Just Dodge It!





2016 Baseline Dodgeball Tournament Is Here!!

The Baseline Middle School Dodgeball Tournament is here!!!

Monday, March 7th, the teams will get there chance to practice and make their team poster after school.  Each team has been assigned a practice time.  They will also get their official “BMS Dodgeball Player” wristband which should be kept on all week.

Tuesday, March 8th, is the first day of the tournament.  Doors open at 6 p.m. with the opening ceremony starting at 6:30 p.m.  Admission for spectators is $1.  Concessions will be available and dodgeball swag will be for sale.  This year’s new items are UV sunglasses and window decals.

Dodgeball players should arrive at 6 p.m., enter through the outside gym doors and then report immediately to the cafeteria.  Once in the cafeteria, each team will get one copy of the trivia questions to work on and also get their picture taken.

Thursday, March 10th, is the second day of the tournament.  Doors open at 6 p.m. with the first games starting at 6:30 p.m.  Admission for spectators is $1.  Concessions will be available and dodgeball swag will be for sale.

Dodgeball players should arrive no later than 6:15 p.m., enter through the outside gym doors and then sit in the team reserved area.  All players get in free both nights.

During the evening, medallions will be presented to the trivia contest winners and to the team poster winners.  Parents will be given an opportunity to show off their dodgeball skills by entering into the parent tournament.

The tournament will conclude by crowning the 2016 Baseline Dodgeball Champions.

We look forward to seeing all our Dodgeball Fans!

Just Dodge It!!

Baseline Dodgeball 2016 Sign-ups

Sign-ups for the 2016 Baseline Dodgeball Tournament will begin on Monday, February 29th before first hour in the center  circle and run through Thursday, March 3rd.  When signing up, each team should have one completed yellow sheet, 4 blue sheets (one signed by each player’s parent), and $16.00.

Players who have not picked up a team informational packet still can in the center circle before first hour.  It is not too late to get a team together.  Sign-ups will stay open until Thursday, March 3rd.

Remember, if you are having trouble finding a team or need a player to complete your team, there is a sign-up sheet in the office for you to put your name on.  Mrs. Brower will then help students create teams from the names on the list.

For more tournament week information (weekly schedule, times, etc.) CLICK HERE

Are you interested in watching the kick-off video again?  Here it is.  ENJOY!!

Just Dodge It!!

Baseline Dodgeball 2016