Established in February 2015, the magazine’s coverage area includes thousands of youth, travel, high school and collegiate players in the counties of Arlington, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Spotsylvania and Stafford. We currently cover over 400 travel teams, 80 high schools, 23 Little Leagues and 17 Babe Ruth and Cal Ripken leagues, in addition to George Mason University, Marymount University and the University of Mary Washington, area American Legion teams, collegiate summer league teams from the Cal Ripken Sr. Collegiate Baseball League and the Valley Baseball League, area men's leagues, and players from the area now playing at the professional level.
EDITOR & PUBLISHER - The Magazine is operated by editor and publisher Joey Kamide, a longtime baseball coach and member of the local media in Northern Virginia. Kamide has coached at the travel, high school, summer collegiate and international levels since 2005, and has served as a sports writer, editor and broadcaster at the local, regional and national levels since breaking into the field as the student newspaper sports editor at Herndon High School and George Mason University. He has worked as a freelance sports writer for the Associated Press in Washington, D.C., covering the Washington Nationals, Washington Redskins and George Mason University basketball. Kamide previously served as the sports editor of The Connection Newspapers and The Observer Newspapers, worked as a sports reporter for Times Community Newspapers, and has done play-by-play and color commentary for Fairfax Sports Network and Gameday Magazine.
SOCIAL MEDIA - The Magazine's followers can find our stories promoted and linked on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Using our social media pages is an outstanding way to attract readers from the Northern Virginia baseball community, and also to showcase our advertisers through our 'social media shoutouts' on a regular basis.
ADVERTISING WITH US - The Magazine offers several advertising opportunities on its many media platforms. The rates are low, and offer local businesses a fantastic opportunity to reach the thousands of players, coaches, parents and family members, and fans in Northern Virginia. For more information, check out our media kit.
JUSTIN JANIS, OAKTON HS - “NOVA Baseball Magazine is the site I go to check out baseball coverage of the Northern Virginia area. It provides the best analysis of youth, high school, college and pro baseball teams and players from our area.”
MORGAN SPENCER, SOUTH LAKES HS - “The NOVA Baseball Magazine has become the area’s top baseball media outlet. What I love about the magazine is that it is current and correct. They do a fantastic job of getting input from the high school coaches, and with that, readers are getting up-to-date info directly from coaches. In addition, the magazine does an outstanding job covering the area’s youth baseball and even follows local players as they continue their careers in college and pro ball. It truly is a one-stop shop for all things Northern Virginia baseball.”
SAM PLANK, RIVERSIDE HS - “The Magazine has been a breath of fresh air for local baseball. It is great to see so many great players recognized, both current and past. The magazine is your one and only stop for baseball coverage in NOVA!”