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2019 Travel Baseball Tryouts!

Pre-Register NOW!

Tryouts will be held in Late September

& Early October!

Montgomery Baseball League is excited to announce 

the tryout for our

2019 Travel Baseball Teams

We will have tryouts this FALL for age groups 9U though 15U!


Montgomery Baseball offers an outstanding, competitive baseball experience on some of the best fields in all of New Jersey. And Montgomery Travel baseball is the only travel baseball experience where the youth of our community can play side by side with their friends and represent our great community! Tryouts will be held at the McKnight Complex and will be scheduled around many other fall sport schedules and events to ensure everyone has the opportunity to participate (NOTE: Schedule will be made to accommodate conflicts with Basketball tryouts)Each age group will have TWO tryouts. Attendance at ONE is mandatory and BOTH are recommended. Players eligible for more than ONE age group must declare their intention by the SECOND tryout date. 

 

Please Pre-Register NOW for upcoming tryouts! 

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Tryout Session #1: September 30th, 2018

Tryout Session #2: October 7th, 2018

See times below - subject to change

 

 

CAL RIPKEN (9U-12U)

 

8U (born after April 30, 2010)

  • MBL will conduct these tryouts indoors/outdoors in the Late Winter or Early Spring 2019

9U (born after April 30, 2009)

  • MBL will conduct these tryouts outdoors in the Fall 2018
    • 9/30/18 - 2:00 PM
    • 10/7/18 - 3:00 PM

10U (born after April 30, 2008)

  • MBL will conduct these tryouts outdoors in the Fall 2018
    • 9/30/18 - 2:00 PM
    • 10/7/18 - 3:00 PM

11U (born after April 30, 2007)

  • MBL will conduct these tryouts outdoors in the Fall 2018
    • 9/30/18 - 3:00 PM
    • 10/7/18 - 2:00 PM

12U (born after April 30, 2006)

  • MBL will conduct these tryouts outdoors in the Fall 2018
    • 9/30/18 - 3:00 PM
    • 10/7/18 - 2:00 PM

BABE RUTH DIVISIONS (13U-15U)

13U (born after April 30, 2005)

  • MBL will conduct these tryouts outdoors in the Fall 2018
    • 9/30/18 - 4:30 PM
    • 10/7/18 - 4:30 PM

14U (born after April 30, 2004) 

  • MBL will conduct these tryouts outdoors in the Fall 2018
    • 9/30/18 - 4:30 PM
    • 10/7/18 - 4:30 PM

15U (born after April 30, 2003)

  • MBL will conduct these tryouts outdoors in the Fall 2018
    • 9/30/18 - 4:30 PM
    • 10/7/18 - 4:30 PM

 

Please Note: Some Babe Ruth Division tryout dates may change to the Late Winter/Early Spring 2019.

 

PLEASE NOTE:

    • The contingency weekend -  TBD (if needed due to bad weather).
    • All interested players are encouraged to attend both sessions to ensure fair and accurate skills assessments, but attendance at only one session is required for consideration.
    • NO Travel Team gear (uniforms, hats, etc.) is to be worn at the tryouts.
    • Tryouts will consist of batting, infield, and outfield drills. Candidates will be rated independently by coaches not affiliated with their targeted team.
    • Overall candidate rankings will be based on tryout performance as well as prior-year Travel and Rec Manager/Coach player evaluations.
    • Players who did not participate in Montgomery Baseball Rec and/or Travel programs last year will not be penalized; however greater emphasis will be placed on candidate performance at the tryouts.
    • Players must register and play in the 2019 Spring Rec program.
    • Players will be chosen by the Travel Team Selection Committee following the completion of the tryouts. Selected players will be notified by ~late October  and team rosters will be published shortly thereafter. 
    • Teams will participate in optional winter workouts February/March 2019; 9U-12U teams can expect to play a spring travel season (Sunday only) as well as 3 summer tournaments including our Montgomery Covino Tournament; 13U-15U teams can chose to play a spring travel season and expect to play 3 summer tournaments including our Montgomery Covino Tournament; eligible teams may also represent Montgomery in official Cal Ripken or Babe Ruth district tournament play.
    • Although 2019 fees have not been established, all players can except to pay; ~$100 for a uniform; ~$150 for optional winter workouts; ~$175-200 for spring travel fees; 8U-15U can expect to pay ~$250-300 for summer travel fees; these fees are very competitive with neighboring community programs and dramatically less than club baseball programs.
    • 75% player participation level required for both Spring and Summer, roster size expansion, minimum number of tournaments/games, Cooperstown, etc. (further details are listed in the handbook on the website).

 

Questions about the travel tryouts and travel programs can be sent to one of the following board members. Gautam Kobla (Board Member), Frank Kimick (Board Member) Ryan Quillen (Board Member)

 

 

 


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