About the OHSBCA
Official OHSBCA Events and Information
Annual State Clinic: Held annually at the Hyatt Regency and Convention Center in Columbus
Board of Director’s Meetings: Held four times per year; one on the first morning of the state clinic, one immediately after the conclusion of the state clinic, one at the conclusion of the Mizuno Senior All-Star Series, and one in October
Newsletters: Each district will post their information on the OHSBCA website; members should contact their district rep to place information on this site
Mizuno Senior All-Star Series: Held the weekend after the OHSAA State Tournament in June to honor 80 graduating seniors and 12 member coaches in a tournament format of games. The past Mizuno Series have been played at VA Memorial Stadium, home of the Chillicothe Paints, and Bill Davis Stadium at The Ohio State University.
State Coaches Poll: Member teams are rated in each of the four divisions a total of 5 consecutive weeks during the spring season with the Final Poll Champions being recognized at the Annual State Clinic. There are a total of 32 voting coaches in each division.
All-State Coaches Poll Team: The coaches in each division of the State Coaches Poll vote on an All-State Team where all players of member coaches are eligible, not just seniors. Each division selects 15 First Team and 15 Second Team members along with a Player of the Year and a Coach of the Year. They are recognized by the Wire Services and are awarded certificates and plaques at the Annual State Clinic Banquet.
Hall of Fame: The induction ceremony is the highlight of the Annual State Clinic Banquet. Inductees are selected by the Board of Directors through submitted nominations and voted in.
Scholarships: All graduating high school senior children of OHSBCA members with five years of continuous membership are eligible to receive a $500 cash award which is presented during the Annual State Clinic Banquet the following year.
Academic All-Ohio: This senior only award is submitted by member coaches annually where certificates are presented at the District Meeting of the State Clinic.
Service & Victory Awards: Service Awards for coaches begin with the 15th year of membership and are awarded certificates every five years thereafter. Victory Awards for member coaches begin at 100 wins and are awarded certificates for every 100 victories thereafter. These awards are presented at the District Meetings of the State Clinic.
Team Ohio: The OHSBCA is the major sponsor for Team Ohio which is comprised of 15 high school graduated senior all-stars who participate annually in the eight-state Sun Belt Classic Tournament in Oklahoma for a week during the month of June.
OHSAA Meetings: The Consultant and other members of the OHSBCA Board of Directors regularly attend all meetings of the OHSAA Board of Control in Columbus each month as scheduled.