Jersey Flames Softball Organization
The Jersey Flames will be holding tryouts for the 2016 / 2017 season at Raritan High School on August 6th and 7th. The age levels and schedules are as follows:
Raritan High School street address for GPS:
419 Middle Road
Hazlet, NJ 07730
If you have any questions, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional notes for tryouts:
Jersey Flames Tryouts 2016 / 2017
There is no cost to tryout.
Age groups: 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U, and 18U.
NOTE: Parents are welcome to stay and watch but do not coach from the sideline!
What to Wear and bring?
Something to drink (water), wear regular gym clothes / sweats (no team apparel; i. e. Flames), Cleats, Hat, Glove, Bat, Helmet, Face guard (optional), Batting gloves, sliding pants / pads, etc…
What to expect?
Players will be evaluated in the following areas: speed, fielding, throwing, hitting and short game (bunting and slapping). We will evaluate the pitchers in the following areas: location, movement, velocity and the ability to change speeds. Catchers will be asked to throw from home to second and will also be evaluated on their ability to field bunts, block pitches, and throw to the different bases. Hitting will be done against pitching machines and / or Coach pitch to evaluate the hitter.
What if you can’t make it?
First and foremost we strongly encourage your attendance. If you are unable to attend, please notify us in advance or as soon as possible. Please go to the Team Contacts section of the Jersey Flames website for the appropriate Coaches cell phone number.