The Tidewater Collegiate Summer Baseball League (TSL) is a collegiate, summer, baseball league that provides college baseball players the opportunity to participate in a highly competitive, well organized, baseball league during the summer, and gain valuable playing experience after the college season has ended.
We are the oldest Collegiate Baseball League in the Mid-Atlantic region, consisting delivering a great summer baseball experience for over 70 years. More than 40 of our former players have played professional baseball, and over a dozen of them played in the Major Leagues, some earning MLB All Star recognition and one even winning the National League Batting Title.
For the upcoming 2017 season, the Tidewater Collegiate Summer Baseball League will once again be joining forces with the Virginia Beach Collegiate Baseball League. Our league’s will combine to field twelve (12) teams for the upcoming season, playing games at Marty Miller Field on the campus of Norfolk State University, Marlin Field on the campus of Virginia Wesleyan College, and TowneBank OBX Park, located at the First Flight Athletic Complex. Visit our Fields page to learn more about our top quality facilities.
Players will receive instruction and leadership from our outstanding coaching staff, which includes current and former collegiate coaches, and additional instruction will be provided by former Major League and Minor League Players and Coaches. The league has scheduled a 33 game regular season, an All Star Game, and our Post Season Playoffs & League Championship Series, which will provide our players the opportunity to compete in over 300 innings of quality baseball this summer. To learn more, visit our 2017 Season Information page.
Housing is available for the upcoming season, with our players having the option of staying in the dorms on the beautiful campus of Virginia Wesleyan College, and enjoying all of campus’ great activities, including a meal plan and access to the fitness center and other facilities. To learn more, visit our Player Housing page.
If you are a collegiate player, trying to improve your game and take it to the next level, you know there is no substitute for live games. Get in your work this summer playing against other collegiate players from around the country, while living and playing in Virginia Beach, VA. To register online, visit our Player Registration page.