Tryouts and Our Organization
TRYOUTS AUGUST 13
10under L’il Saints TN – Coach Marcus Ratcliff (firstname.lastname@example.org)
12under L’il Saints TN- Coach Casey Dickson/Alexis Ramirez (email@example.com) July 30/ Aug 13
14under L’il Saints TN- Coach Jessica Rohn/Casey Dickson (firstname.lastname@example.org) July 30/Aug 13
PLEASE RSVP FOR TRYOUT…EMAIL US THE BELOW INFORMATION
Daughter’s full name, Date of Birth, Position 1, Position 2, Current travelball team, City and State you reside, Parents Names, Phone Number.
LOCATION AND TIME
Location- Clarksville, TN…field TBD
10u/12u Check-in at 830am and Tryout 9am-1030am
14u Check-in at 1030am and Tryout 11am-12:30am
*If weather/rain is an issue…we will post on Facebook (L’il Saints TN) and email you.
What to expect before coming to tryouts and What type of team is this…
Family and Team First before “I”
Playing time isn’t guaranteed
Position play is what is best for team to succeed
Rosters size will be more than 10
A Level team, A Level athletes, A Level Parents- What to be the best and Be around the best
Coaches do the coaching- during practice time and games. Zero tolerance policy.
Eat well and healthy during tournaments/practices
Parents are asked to be classy during games and not speak to umpires/other teams coaches and parents when upset or question calls.
A Class Travelball
Compete in ASA, USSSSA, PGF tournaments
2-3 tournaments a month: October, November, March, April, May, June, July. Check out our 2015-2016 schedule to get an idea.
Organizational goal is that all LS teams qualify for at least 1 National tournament and attend. ASA National/ USA Elite Select, PGF
Team stays at same hotel
Team practice two times a week
Players are expected to attend all practices except for school sports, school functions, family emergency or illness.
Coaches from all LS teams will be involved with all teams- practice, coaching, mentoring.
Team practices will involve individual team or practicing with other LS teams.
Outside practice will be priority and when necessary LS teams will us Sports DoctoR Indoor Sports Facility.
TEAM FUNDRAISING/ INDIVIDUAL FUNDRAISING-
There will be atleast one team fundraising activity throughout the year to assist in large expense team travel tournament. Head Coach and Casey Dickson will determine the outline and goals.
There will be many individual fundraising activities you can be part of to assist in deduction of your monthly team dues.
Initial Up Front Cost for Fall will cover players Equipment/ Practice Gear/ Fall Uniform and Insurance. Upfront cost will need to be given atleast 7 days after accepting your commitment to team. There is also a Spring Summer upfront cost
L’il Saints monthly dues will include tournament dues, team supplies, practice field or indoor rental fees, coaches travel (if they don’t have daughter/son on team, misc. Dues will determine on how many players on initial roster.
Lesson monthly dues will include 2 thirty minute lessons at Sports DoctoR Athletics and SDR membership for cage use- to train/practice your skills with your mom/dad.
Tryouts are July 23, July 30, and August 13. You daughter could be asked to come to another tryout for an initial evaluation. Team rosters will be determined by August 20th and First team practice will be August 25th.