Last Updated: May 25, 2016
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2016 TEAM TRYOUT FORM

2016 RIVERDOGS TRYOUTS

Riverdogs team tryouts will be scheduled once the high school baseball season has concluded. Please register for the tryout so we can notify you of the date and time of the tryout.

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

American Legion Baseball is the oldest and largest nationwide teenage baseball program in America. American Legion Baseball became a national program in 1925. Over ten million teenagers have played American Legion Baseball since 1925. The first National Championship tournament was held in 1926. 

On an average, 52 percent of Major League Baseball players played American Legion Baseball as teenagers. Nearly 70 percent of all college players played American Legion Baseball as teenagers

GURNEE RIVERDOGS

Gurnee Post 771 has sponsored a Legion baseball team for over 20 years. As a post of military veterans, we feel baseball is a game that builds character. Known as America’s game, baseball bring out the best of us. America’s past time will continue to bring out the best in you.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO PLAY

The Riverdogs draw players our our base school, Warren Twp. High School. We also recruit players from Carmel Catholic if they live in the Warren school district. Warren players can only play with the Gurnee Riverdogs team since Warren is the base school unless they are not selected for the team.

AGE REQUIREMENTS

Senior American Legion Baseball competition in 2016 is open only to players born in 1997 or later. 

PLAYER FEE

 Player fee is $165