Illinois, Chicago, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Detroit

FACTS:  Number of team: 2   Number of Athletes: 30   Number of Coaches: 4

Region 6 Tryout Coordinator: Mike Egenes at: mike.egenes@gmail.com

USA Softball All-American Games Region 6 Tryout Set for March 30

Region 6 will host the tryout for the third annual USA Softball’s 12u All-American Games on Saturday, March 30 inside Illinois Wesleyan University’s Shirk Center. The tryout will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. The turf football field will be used weather-permitting.

Cost is $25, which includes a T-shirt for each participant. It can be paid by cash or check only at check-in. Check-in will begin at 1 p.m.

Region 6, which includes Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Michigan, will compete June 8-10 in Oklahoma City against the top players from USA Softball’s nationwide regions.

To be eligible, players must be on a USA Softball-sanctioned roster and be born in 2006 or later.

The tournament is a four-game guarantee, with at least one of those games to be played in Hall of Fame Stadium, home to the Women’s College World Series each year.

RSVP to Region 6 Tryout Coordinator Mike Egenes at: mike.egenes@gmail.com with “Region 6 Tryout” in the subject line and the following information in the body of the message:

— Name

— Hometown

— Travel team

— Primary and secondary positions

— Cell number and email address


Eligibility Requirements:
1. Must be on an USA Softball Registered Team for the 2019 season.
2. Must be age eligible for the 12u Division
3. Those selected for the team are responsible for their own travel arrangements to Oklahoma City; along with a $100 per person entry fee.