Welcome IWBC Project Coordinator~ Ryan Woodward

WELCOME IWBC PROJECT COORDINATOR IBWC Welcomes Ryan Woodward as our Project Coordinator We would like to welcome Ryan Woodward ([email protected]) to the IWBC Team!!! Ryan has been invaluable in his continued work with the IWBC and Women In Baseball Week site AND the Women In Baseball Heritage Trail!  Please check out our new creative Project […]

IWBC Book Club~ April 23!

GOOD BOOKS, GOOD TEA, GOOD COMPANY IWBC BOOK CLUB Join us Sunday, April 23, 3-4 p.m. EST for the IWBC Book Club. This month we are dicussing “Fields Apart” with the author J.N. Kelly. Register at: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAudOGpqTkqGtNmk2mAJ8NPjODLnPbmbKzp 

Hustle Award Spotlight

Hustle Award Spotlight             The IWBC strives to promote, preserve, and protect every facet of women’s baseball. In doing so, we highlight the achievements of individuals both on and off the field. These accomplishments inspire new generations to learn about women’s sports and take part in the game. Shirley “Hustle” Burkovich, […]

Join IWBC for Founder’s Day February 22, 2023

Founders Day Please join the International Women’s Baseball Center as we celebrate Founders Day on Wednesday, February 22 at 3pm EST. Catch up with the organization to learn what it’s done in the last year; to see what it hopes to look forward to in the coming year; to find out who won the Inaugural […]

As we ring in the New Year…. Happy 2023 ANNOUNCEMENT

The Hustle Award As we ring in the New Year, there is excitement about what is to come. And this year the IWBC has an exciting announcement that will affect the future of the organization on every level. This time of year is always full of anticipation.  We look forward to the start of Major […]

Women in Baseball Heritage Trail

The Women’s Baseball Heritage Trail is your guide to celebrating women’s baseball history worldwide. From ballparks to archival collections to historic markers, the Women’s Baseball Heritage Trail unites the worldwide women’s baseball community, serving a launchpad for exploring history that may have previously been confined to local interest. Click on the picture to find the […]

The HUSTLE Award

The Hustle Award The announcement of the Hustle Award was made on Friday, September 16, 2022, in concurrence with the 4th Annual IWBC (International Women’s Baseball Center) -SABR (Society for American Baseball Research) Women in Baseball Conference, during the Kick-Off Celebration. This event is being hosted virtually by Rockford University. Award Information This prestigious award, […]

SABR/IWBC Women in Baseball Conference


SABR/IWBC Women in Baseball Conference The fourth annual SABR/IWBC Women in Baseball Conference was held virtually September 16-18, 2022.  This year’s conference — co-sponsored by SABR and the International Women’s Baseball Center, and hosted by Rockford University — centered around the theme “Title IX and Women’s Baseball: Where We’ve Been and Where We are Headed.” Thank you for […]