Last Updated: March 28, 2015
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Tuesday: (3-24-15): Coaches will be contacting players by tonight to inform them about this coming weekend. If you do not receive am email or call by tonight, please contact me, Coach Davenport and I will get the head coach to contact you.
Friday (3-20-15): If the weather on Saturday or Sunday does not allow for any team to work at the field, they will meet at the Next Level facility and work inside for the day at their normal time. Please check this website for updates, if there is a weather issue.
Tuesday 845pm update I will send out updates for this weekend by 930p tonight. I had an extended meeting for church and needed to confirm with coaches on two things for the weekend sorry for the delay if you do not have an email from me by the end of the night please email me at email@example.com and I will send you an email.
Weekend One Complete. Coaches will talk on Sunday and Monday and get some adjustments made for where and when players are trying out for each of the six teams. An email will be sent out Tuesday letting players and families know which session they are working out in for the coming weekend Two sessions on Saturday and Sunday. Two groups each day will, weather permitting, go outside for a session. Complete details on this will be included in the Tuesday email. As well, a parent information sheet will be attached for families to answer some questions about the rest of the process and key dates upcoming.
Thank you for a great first weekend as the coaches have some difficult decisions to make for sure.
Players, the 2015 tryout registration form is now available. This form will be used to register for the 2015 tryouts for the Millard Sox organization and to be selected for one of the six teams this year:
-2 Senior Level, 2 Junior Level, 2 Reserve Level.
Please make sure to send in your tryout form to firstname.lastname@example.org once you fill it out or you may bring it to an optional workout on Saturdays.
Tryout information for the 2015 Season. Tryouts will begin on March 14th. Below are the tryout dates and times. Tryouts will be held at Next Level Facility. If you are unable to make a tryout date, please contact Coach Davenport. We hope to see you at all seven dates to give you the best opportunity to make an impression to make the team.
Saturday March 14th 300-500p and 500-700p Sunday March 15th 1100-100p and 100-300p
Saturday March 21st 300-500p and 500-700p Sunday March 22nd 1100-100p and 100-300p
Saturday March 28th 300-500p and 500-700p Sunday March 29th 1100-100p and 100-300p
Saturday April 4th 300-500p and 500-700p
On Saturdays, players born in 1998 or later will tryout at 300pm and those players born in 1996 or 1997 will tryout at 500pm. (10th graders born in 1998 will tryout at 3:00pm, 11th graders born in 1998 will tryout at 5:00pm)
On Sundays, those players born in 1996 or 1997 will tryout at 1100am, and players born in 1998 or later will tryout at 100pm. (10th graders born in 1998 will tryout at 1:00pm, 11th graders born in 1998 will tryout at 11:00am)
Coaches for all teams will be at both tryouts to help in the evalation process. Because of the overall number of potential players at tryouts, it is important that tryout forms be sent in to email@example.com before March 12th, if possible. As always, players may register on site at tryouts, but we encourage pre-registration to allow for players to be properly grouped for each day's tryout routines.
Please check back on the website for additional updates as more information becomes available to post.
Coach Vince Davenport, coachdavenport@Hotmail.com, 402-788-8717
ATTENTION: Returning Sox players, for these workouts please contact your 2014 head coach and let him know you are planning on attending these workouts. Please have your fees for the session(s) with you when you attend. You can pay for the day or the month, $5.00 a Saturday or $15.00 for 4 Saturdays (1 month). Please let your coaches know by Thursday so that the staff can properly plan for the workout that Saturday.
Have a great day and see you soon.
Players there will be pre-season workouts at MAA's Next Level, 8840 SOUTH 137TH CIRCLE LAVISTA NE starting on January 3rd from 11-1pm on Saturday's until the start of tryouts in March, after the high schools have made their decisions on high school teams. The cost of these workouts will be $5.00 a session or $15.00 for the month. If you are planning on coming please contact your head coach from 2014 and let him know. Money will need to be brought with you for these workouts.
The Millard Sox 2015 fundraising details will be posted here before tryouts. This year the organization will once again provide multiple opportunities for players and their families to reduce the cost of playing summer baseball through different methods including:
-Cards sales and Sponsorships.
Thank you for all of the families and friends of the Millard Sox organization who were able to help before the Poker Night, during and after the event and those that were able with the weather to attend. It was a great time for all those that were there.
Another thank you for all those that donated items for the raffle and auction, a tremendous list of items for the first year of the event.
Looking forward to a great rest of the off-season and into the 2015 season.
Look for updates on our website, via email and text. Some exciting things are happening for the organization.
THANKS FOR A GREAT 2014
Some of the Sox are playing Fall Baseball on the elite teams around the city, if you make a team please let us know and we will post it. As more players get selected, please let us know. Have a great day.
Alex Vraspir - Strike Zone Elite
Jared Schipper - Strike Zone Elite
Jeff Meyer - Strike Zone Elite
Michael Van Hove - Strike Zone Elite
Seth House - Strike Zone Elite
Jake Heser - UBA Elite Black
Robert Neeley - UBA Green
Hank Anderson - UBA White
Steve Sharp - Primetime Sports
FIVE MILLARD SOX make the final legion baseball leaders.
(Sox Black) Reymond Snyder 7 Triple and 18 Stolen Bases
(Sox Gold) Travis Goodrich 18 Stolen Bases
(Sox Black) Kevin Emmel 14 Stolen Bases
(Sox Black) Mike Rizzi 2 Saves
(Sox Gold) Austin McCormick 2 Saves
The Millard Sox program would like to thank everyone who played, cheered, coached, or had any part of this past season. This was an excellent season overall for the organization. Some quick highlights of the season on the field.
* Reserves finished Class B State runner-up (2013 Class C state champions), Junior Black finished 3rd in Area tournament.
* both the Senior Black and Senior Gold had players who are going on the play college baseball this fall. (congrats guys!!!)
* 3 of the 5 teams had winning records
* 4 of the 5 teams won a post-season game
* 7 total post-season wins (new best for the program)
* added a 5th team this season.
Please check back periodically to find out about what will be new and exciting for the 2015 season. We are looking at adding another team based on the 130+ young men who came to the Millard Sox tryouts this spring. That is a lot of young men who love the game of baseball and want to continue to play.
For those that are interested in playing fall baseball, please talk with your teammates and find a place to play. Go have a great off-season with classroom success and everything else that you choose to accomplish. Have a great off-season and Go SOX!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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