Last Updated: August 11, 2015
2016 GRIZZLIES TEAM TRYOUTS
2016 TRYOUTS will include even more age groups and are OPEN TO ALL PLAYERS from any community or organization.
16U TRYOUTS will be held AUGUST 18 @ 6 pm and AUGUST 23 @ 2 pm at SJHS
12U TRYOUTS ALREADY OCCURRED, IF YOU MISSED THEM, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for alternate dates
13U TRYOUTS ALREADY OCCURRED, IF YOU MISSED THEM, please email email@example.com for alternate dates
Age groups listed are for player age as of May 1, 2016.
NOTE: There will NOT be tryouts for 14U this season as the entire roster is returning. If you are interested with a 14U player, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
JUNE & JULY UPDATES - 2015 Season Almost Over
CONGRATS TO 13U GRIZZLIES for the championship in Portage last weekend!
RESULTS TO COME
The 10U & 12U teams finished their season the weekend of June 12-14.
10U played in the Michigan City Lighthouse Classic at Patriot Park and took one of three,
12U closed the year at the Marshall Mash, also winning one of three, avenging an early season loss and
GOLDEN DOME SHOWDOWN @ South Bend - 10U - June 5-7
The 10U Grizzlies snagged their first win with a ten-run victory over Goshen before a pair of losses ended their weekend.
THE COPPERTIN @ Galesburg - 12U - June 6-7
Heartbreaking weekend as the 12U Grizzlies dropped three close ones.
SLUGGER BASH @ Galien - 10U - May 30-31
The 10U Grizzlies stayed close to home to take on local teams in Galien.
STRIKE OUT THE SIDE @ Potterville (MI) - 13U - May 30-31
The 13U St. Joseph Grizzlies split two games on Saturday but were rained out of brackets Sunday.
THE BRONZE TOURNAMENT @ Galesburg - 12U - May 22-23
The 12U St. Joseph Grizzlies took a tough loss Friday night but bounced back for a big win.
MEMORIAL DAY CLASSIC @ Richland - 10U - May 23-24
The 10U Grizzlies took to the road for a stiff test in a Gold/Silver tournament. The boys in blue acquitted themselves
MAPLE CITY MADNESS @ LaPorte (IN) - 12U - May 16-17
The 12U St. Joseph Grizzlies went south of the (Michigan) border to tangle with some new opponents.
THE REBELS SPRING WARMUP @ Rockford (MI) - 13U - May 16-17
The 13U St. Joseph Grizzlies split the pool games but won their Sunday consolation game for a 2-1 weekend.
THE KETCHUM @ Marshall - 13U - May 1-3 - 2nd Place
The 13U St. Joseph Grizzlies took Pool A with a 2-1 record and made it to the final
THE KETCHUM @ Galesburg - 12U - May 2-3
The 12U St. Joseph Grizzlies are also playing in The Ketchum, with their games at Galesburg.
FINAL - CONGRATS TO THE 13U GRIZZLIES - Spring Thunder Champions
SPRING THUNDER INVITATIONAL @ Lakeshore - 13U - April 25-26
The 13U St. Joseph Grizzlies took top honors at the 2nd Annual Spring Thunder Tournament at Lakeshore!
SPRING THUNDER INVITATIONAL @ Lakeshore - 10U - April 25-26
The 10U St. Joseph Grizzlies competed in their first tournament ever at Lakeshore. While they didn't take home the hardware, they gained valuable experience.
FINAL - MICHIGAN AVENUE WARM UP - 12U
BPA Michigan Avenue Warm Up @ Galesburg - April 18-19
The 12U St. Joseph Grizzlies started the season off with a win but couldn't get past the West Michigan Pride.
Board Members Needed for 2014-2015 Season
A "member" of the Grizzlies organization is any parent whose child plays on a Grizzlies team. Annually, members nominate and elect Board Members to lead operations and ensure the mission of the organization is being fulfilled.
On September 10, 2014 at 7:00 PM at the Linclon Elementary School Media Center, all members were invited to an Open Board Meeting to nominate and elect Board Members for the 2014-2015 Season.
The positions of Commissioner & Treasurer must be filled by the next board meeting.
Elections for Board positions for 2014-2015 season resulted in the following volunteers being tasked to lead the organization:
Treasurer: Michelle Galla
Purchasing: Jeff Painter
Baseball Operations: Daniel Van Beek
Legal: Kelley Simpson
Finance and Fundraising: Amanda Marquardt