Girls Fastpitch Softball
The Jersey Flames are pleased to announce tryout dates for the 2018 / 2019 softball season. We'll be fielding teams for the following age groups: 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U, 18U, & 23U. The tryout dates are August 4th and 5th.
Here are the specific times / fields for the age groups:
|Times||Field 1||Field 2|
|9am - 11am||10U||14U|
|11am - 1pm||16U|
|11am - 2pm||18U|
|1pm - 3pm||12U|
The location is Raritan High School and the address is:
419 Middle Road, Hazlet, NJ 07730
NOTE: All players should show up 30 minutes early to register.
The Jersey Flames are looking for dedicated athletes at each age level who are serious about their game and are looking for a home where they can grow, both on and off the field. You should be willing to commit to training and competing at the highest level.
We take pride in fielding competitive teams that play an aggressive fall, spring and summer tournament schedule, extensive winter workout schedule. All our teams share the common goal of working towards competing in a Nationals tournament and playing in College!
Additional notes for tryouts:
2018 / 2019 Jersey Flames Tryouts
(updated 7/24/18 10:48am)
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.