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Tryouts

2020 Season Information

Save the date for 2020 season tryouts!

Players only need to attend 1 of the following tryout sessions

  • July 17, 2019 OR July 18, 2019
  • Rain date: July 23, 2019
 
Cost

There is no cost to tryout for our program. $200 deposit will be collected upon team placement.

  • U7: $350
  • U8-U14: $700

Discounts available for

  • Returning players: $50
  • Sibling players: $50 for each player in house except oldest
What to Bring
  • Player birth certificate for age verification - NEW PLAYERS ONLY
  • Baseball equipment including protective cup
  • Baseball attire (not Jr. Chargers uniforms)

 

Tryout Schedule

Please arrive 30 minutes prior to your scheduled time below to allow time for registration and warm-ups.  Players only need to attend 1 tryout date.

Age Group July 17th July 18th
U7 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Village Park, Field 2
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Village Park, Field 2
U8 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Village Park, Field 1
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Village Park, Field 1
U9 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Armory Park, Field 4
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Village Park, Field 3
U10 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Armory Park, Field 4
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Armory Park, Field 3
U11 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Armory Park, Field 3
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Armory Park, Field 1
U12 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Armory Park, Field 3
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Armory Park, Field 2
U13 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Armory Park, Field 1
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Village Park, Hardball Diamond
U14 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Armory Park, Field 1
7:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Village Park, Hardball Diamond

 

Benefits of Being a Jr. Charger

  • Year-round access to indoor training facility with batting cages, pitching machine, turf infield, and other training equipment
  • Free skill-specific camps led by baseball experts focusing on pitching, hitting, catching, & fielding
  • 2-5 tournaments per year for U8 and above teams
  • U12 Trip to Cal Ripken Experience Tournament in Myrtle Beach
  • Scholarship opportunity when graduating from HHS

Eligibility

Our teams play in both the Wisconsin State Youth Baseball League (WSYBL) and the MAJOR Youth Baseball League (MAJOR YBL).  Typically our “Red” team will be a member of WSYBL and our “White” team will be a member of MAJOR YBL.  We will place each team in the appropriate league and level that is commensurate to the skill for each team.

WSYBL Requirements
Reference: http://wsybl.com/pdfs/rules.pdf

Players in a division must either be in the specified grade or age eligible as of Jan. 1st of the upcoming season. For example, a player in the 10U/4th grade must either be in 4th grade OR cannot turn 11 before January 1st prior to the season.

MAJOR YBL Requirements
Reference: https://www.baseball365.net/page/m-a-j-o-r-ybl/forms

No player can be older than their respective age bracket prior to May 1st of the current year.  Beginning with the 2020 season the age as of date for 7U teams will be September 1st, for all other age levels it will continue to be May 1st.  For example, a new 7U player must still be 7 years old as of September 1 prior to the season starting.

Refund Policy

No refunds will be issued to a player who chooses not to participate at any point after team commitment has been made after tryouts.  Personal reasons such as travel, conflicting schedules, or lack of commitment are not cause for a refund.  In the event of an injury prior to July 1st of the summer season, the executive board may review and approve a prorated refund.  All equipment expenses incurred and 1/8th of season dues for each month that the player participated in team activities (based on an 8 month season) are non-refundable.  Medical related refund requests require a letter from a medical professional.

About the Program

To learn more about the Hamilton Jr. Chargers Baseball club, check out http://www.jrchargersbaseball.com/about

Questions?

Please contact our Tryout Coordinator at TryoutCoordinator@jrchargersbaseball.com

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