2018 Assessments & Tryouts

Updated Monday March 12, 2018 by Scott Hurt.

Due to ongoing weather issues, Pony tryouts will now be held at the East Pony Field:

  • Thursday, March 15, 2018   |  5:30 - 7:00 PM  ONLY!!   There will be no other tryout dates.

 

IMPORTANT EVALUATIONS/TRYOUT INFORMATION             

This year’s evaluations and tryouts for all leagues* will be held from Monday-Saturday, Feb. 26-March 3, 2018 at EAST YOUTH BASEBALL, located south of the Lloyd Expressway on Vann Avenue in Evansville, IN.

 

Dates and times vary by age. See below for details.

 

Players Must Play in the League Based on the Age He/She Will be on April 30, 2018.

 

5/6 Instructional League (Pitching Machine)**

The 5/6 Instructional League will not have player evaluations.

Players may request a coach and teams will be assigned by March 15, 2018.

** All 6 year-olds wanting to play up in the 7/8 League, must go through a pre-draft assessment. They will be evaluated by a committee of East coaches and officials who will determine if they are prepared for the 7/8 League. Meaning, they can catch, they can throw, they can hit, and they can pay attention at the level necessary for the safety of themselves, as well as the other kids in the league.

Click here for more information on the 5/6 Instructional League.

Click here to register.

 

7/8 Structured League (Pitching Machine) Evaluations**

Players must attend their respective tryout date to be eligible.

Assessment Dates

  • 6 year old Evaluations** | Monday, Feb. 26, 2018 @ 5:30 PM
  • 7 year old Evaluations | Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 @ 5:30 PM
  • 8 year old Evaluations | Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 @ 5:30 PM

Click here for more information on the 7/8 assessment dates and the 7/8 League.

Click here to register.

** All 6 year-olds wanting to play up in the 7/8 League, must go through a pre-draft assessment. They will be evaluated by a committee of East coaches and officials who will determine if they are prepared for the 7/8 League. Meaning, they can catch, they can throw, they can hit, and they can pay attention at the level necessary for the safety of themselves, as well as the other kids in the league.

 

9/10 Live Pitch League with Coaches Draft Tryouts

Players must attend at least one tryout to be eligible. The below dates and times are for our 9/10 League only. Those who wish to try out for our 9-12 Major League must attend those tryouts as well.

Assessment Dates

  • Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018
    • 9 year olds @ 5:30 PM
    • 10 year olds @ 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, March 1, 2018
    • 9 year olds @ 5:30 PM
    • 10 year olds @ 6:30 PM

Click here for more information on the 9/10 League tryouts and 9/10 League in general.

Click here to register for either the 9/10 League or BOTH the 9/10 League and 9/12 Major League Combo.

 

9/12 Major League (Live Pitch with Coaches Draft) Tryouts

Players must attend at least two tryouts to be eligible for the draft. The below dates and times are for our Major League only. Those who wish to try out for our 9/10 League must attend those tryouts as well.

Tryout Dates (Must Attend Two Dates to be Eligible)

  • Monday, Feb. 26, 2018
    • 9 & 10 year olds @ 5:30 PM
    • 11 & 12 year olds @ 6:30 PM

 

  • Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018
    • 9 & 10 year olds @ 5:30 PM
    • 11 & 12 year olds @ 6:30 PM

 

  • Friday, March 2, 2018 | Rain Date

 

  • Saturday, March 3, 2018
    • 9 year olds @ 9:00 AM
    • 10 year olds @ 10:00 AM
    • 11 & 12 year olds @ 11:00 AM

 

Click here for more information on the 9-12 Major League tryouts and the Major League in general.

Click here to register for 9/12 Major Only or the 9/10 League AND 9/12 Major Combo.

 

9-12 Minor League (Instructional Pitching Machine)

The 9-12 Minor League players are not required to attend player evaluations. 

Click here for more information on the 9-12 Minor League.

Click here to register.

 

13/14 Pony League (Live Pitch with Coaches Draft)

Players must attend tryouts to be eligible for the draft. The below dates and times are for our Pony League only.

Tryout Dates

Due to ongoing weather issues, tryouts will now be held at the East Pony Field:

  • Thursday, March 15, 2018   |  5:30 - 7:00 PM  ONLY!!   There will be no other tryout dates.

Click here for more information on the Pony League.

Click here to register.

 

OPENING DAY APRIL 7, 2018

2018 Important Evaluation-Tryout Information.pdf