Providing youth Baseball and Softball for Oak Grove and Lamar County, Mississippi
 
 
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Welcome to Oak Grove Athletic Association!

Oak Grove Athletic Association
Park Location:
Optimist Park
345 Hegwood Rd.
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
MAP AND DIRECTIONS

Mailing Address:
OGAA
P.O. Box 16747
Hattiesburg, MS 39404

Important Park Contacts:
For Baseball Questions


For Softball Questions

For Administrative Questions


General Info Email:

Scheduling:

On possible rain out days, we will try to have a decision made by 4:00pm.

For Field Rentals, please contact one of the Park Contacts above. Please DO NOT turn on the lights unless it is a scheduled practice or approved by the Board of Directors.

HEADLINES  Subscribe to Oak Grove Athletic Association RSS news feed.
Opening Ceremonies & Opening Day 2017
02/23/2017
  - Opening Ceremonies will be March 24th at 6:00pm.  ...
2017 All Star Tournament Dates & Locations
02/12/2017
USM Baseball Parties at The PETE
01/19/2017
   Hold your child's birthday party at "The PETE"...
2017 OGAA Baseball and Softball League Day at Academy Sports
01/13/2017
   Sunday March 5, 2017 from 1-5pm will be the Academy...
GSSA Spring Tournaments at OGAA & Petal
01/10/2017
The following GSSA Select Baseball Tournament Dates ​in Oak...
Thorguard Lightning Prediction System
08/01/2007
The Oak Grove Optimist Park has a lighting prediction system and...
 
Opening Ceremonies & Opening Day 2017

  - Opening Ceremonies will be March 24th at 6:00pm.

  - Opening Day for the 2017 Season will be March 25th


by posted 02/23/2017
2017 All Star Tournament Dates & Locations


by posted 02/12/2017
USM Baseball Parties at The PETE

   Hold your child's birthday party at "The PETE" baseball field at The University of Southern Mississippi. For more information, please download the flyer at the link below or contact Calleagh.brown@usm.edu or call (601) 266-4559.

Click HERE for Baseball Party Flyer


by posted 01/19/2017
2017 OGAA Baseball and Softball League Day at Academy Sports

Academy Exclusive League Event

   Sunday March 5, 2017 from 1-5pm will be the Academy Exclusive Event for OGAA members. Please show this photo at the event for your savings. You can also print the offer off by clicking the link below:

Click HERE for Exclusive Offer


by posted 01/13/2017
GSSA Spring Tournaments at OGAA & Petal

The following GSSA Select Baseball Tournament Dates ​in Oak Grove & Petal for 2017 are below

February 25-26, 2017 (Oak Grove & Petal)

March 11-12, 2017 (Oak Grove & Petal)

April 8-9, 2017 (Oak Grove & Petal)

April 22-23, 2017 (Oak Grove & Petal)

May 6-7, 2017 (Oak Grove & Petal)

May 20-21, 2017 in Oak Grove only

 

*** For more information, please go to the TOURNAMENTS TAB at the top of this page or click on website below ***

 

http://gssasports.com/


by posted 01/10/2017
Thorguard Lightning Prediction System
The Oak Grove Optimist Park has a lighting prediction system and we ask that you adhere to any warnings the system may give regardless of how conditions may appear to be.  Please use common sense with any inclement weather.

The THORGUARDIAN is the first, totally integrated advance warning system for lightning.  The sensor continuously monitors the atmosphere's electrostatic energy and evaluates the potential for lightning within an area of approximately 2 miles in radius.  When the system determines a hazardous condition, the air-horns and strobe light provide necessary alerts.

How the system works in basic terms:
  1. System detects the probability of lightning striking based on measuring electrostatic energy in the air, NOT that lightning has struck. (That could be too late!)
  2. When the system detects a high probability of lightning the alert horn will sound and the strobe light will come on and stay on.
  3. Once the alert horn has made the warning, the system begins a 10 minute count down.  If conditions are cleared during that time frame the system will give an all clear, if not the system will continue to recycle the 10 minute count down process.
  4. Once an “all clear” condition is established by the system it will give three back to back horn blasts and the strobe light will go off.
REGARDLESS OF THE HORN, IF THE STROBE LIGHT IS ON STAY OFF THE FIELDS!  The best place to wait out the storm is in a nearby building or Vehicle.  Do not wait in the Dugouts!
(The strobe light is located on the east side of the crow’s nest of the 4-plex tower and is visible from all fields.)

Please note that this is the same system that is used by the PGA, the Olympic organization, & other professional sports organizations.  We should not put our children in harms way based on personal judgment for the benefit of playing a game. 
 
For reference the system is made by Thor Guard and info can be found at www.thorguard.com


posted 08/01/2007
Field Status
F01 - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F02 - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F03 - Pine Belt Chevy - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F04 - Petro Nissan - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F05 - FPAHC - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F06 - Lagniappe Eye Care - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F07 - Courtesy Ford - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F08 - Buffalo Wild Wings - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F09 - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F10 - Waste Pro - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F11 - Academy Sports - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
F12 - Pine Belt Ford - OGAA OPEN (2/27) 
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