14U Team Tryouts and Looking for Player Notices

NOTE TO PLAYERS: MTB recommends that you contact the team prior to the scheduled tryout. Dates, times, and locations are subject to change at any time. Informing a team of your interest allows them to contact you in case of any changes. Good luck!

A player's league age is determined by the player's age on April 30, 2019.

5-Tool Baseball Club 14U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb, Oakland County League:Varies By Team
Contact:Jason Gendreau
5865313603
fivetoolbaseballclub@yahoo.com
Team Info:The club is directed by Jason Gendreau, Varsity HC for over 15 years in Oakland/Macomb Counties. Training staff includes Joe Emanuele, Hayden Fox, Kevin Marnon, Dave Fox, Aaron Wilson. 5-Tool Baseball will utilize (2) brand new indoor facilities starting in October 2020: RBI Factory in Shelby Twp and On Deck Circle in downtown Utica. Teams will vary from League Play + tournaments, or Select Tournament only.
Tryout Notes:Roster spots vary by team. Showcase style tryout and please arrive 15 mins early.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/20/201901:00 PM Notre Dame Prep High School
1300 Giddings Road, Pontiac, MI
7/27/201901:00 PM Notre Dame Prep High School
1300 Giddings Road, Pontiac, MI
8/3/201901:00 PM Notre Dame Prep High School
1300 Giddings Road, Pontiac, MI

Anchor Bay Angels 14U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb County League:Tournament Only
Contact:Jaime Sheridan
jaimeyj@yahoo.com
Team Info:The Anchor Bay Angels is a USSSA Major team and will be playing tournament only for the 2020 season. Head coach played baseball at Wayne State, is the assistant JV baseball coach at Eisenhower High School, and will be entering his 7th season as coach of the Angels. Staff also includes former Michigan State University outfielder, Xavier University catcher, Los Angeles Angels pitcher, and Rochester College hitting instructor. Current record is 23-2-1, and recently earned the MABF Upper A league champions for the second year in a row.
Tryout Notes:Please email if you would like to schedule a private tryout. Please include your son's name, current team, and position(s).

Ann Arbor A's Green 14U (2020)

City/Area:Ann Arbor and surrounding communities League:KVBSA
Contact:Ryan Verhey-Henke
734.646.2542
rverheyhenke@gmail.com
Team Info:The A's play in league games and participate in several tournaments throughout the year. The focus of the A's organization is to teach fundamental baseball and to enjoy playing at a highly competitive level.
Tryout Notes:To participate in the upcoming tryout, please contact Ryan Verhey-Henke prior to the workout.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/21/201904:00 PM Southeast Park
2950 E Ellsworth Rd, Ann Arbor - Field 1

Athlete HQ 14U (2020)

City/Area:Sylvania, OH League:Tournament Only, No league picked out yet.
Contact:Austin Zion
7346522453
athletehq.zion@gmail.com
Team Info:6-8 Tournaments scheduled, (Can be more based off of team). Our goal is to not only further the players ability on the field but also off of the field. In our facility our players will receive top training from our head trainer, where workouts will be created and geared specifically towards baseball movements. We will practice/train twice a week during the time of our program running. We will get together a few times in the fall and then officially start in January.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
8/3/201912:00 PM Lucas County Recreation Center
2901 Key St, Maumee, OH - Field 1

Baseball Utility Travel 14U (2020)

City/Area:Open League:Tournament Only
Contact:Brad Mumma / Joe Small
586-871-9338 / 586-557-4986
bradmumma@gmail.com / smalljt10@gmail.com
Team Info:Development. Our mission statement could end right there. We are about developing your child into the best player he can possibly be at the age and skill level he is currently at. Striving for that on a year to year basis you will see the growth of your child both on the field and off the field. Nothing, including winning will ever trump the development of your child, period. All of this being done in a positive environment that promotes maximum growth. We are going into year #4 and we have helped 19 players get signed to play at the next level!Let us help your son achieve his goal too!!
Tryout Notes:Please wear Baseball Pants/Belt/Jersey/Hat. Contact team for a private tryout.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/23/201906:00 PM Cousino High School
30333 Hoover Rd., Warren - Varsity Field
7/30/201906:00 PM Rochester High School
180 South Livernois Rd, Rochester Hills - Varsity Field

Birmingham Blaze 14U (2020)

City/Area:Michigan League:
Contact:Dave Palmeri
birminghamblazebaseball@gmail.com
Team Info:The Birmingham Blaze are looking for a couple of key players/pitchers to help us build on a successful season winning the NOBF AAA league, USSSA Memorial Day Veteran's Blast and Spring Bash champions as well as Ripken Experience Summer Slam 60/90 Great 8 runner-up. Our coaches Dave Palmeri and Paul Ferguson have a combined 40 years of experience and are committed to teaching fundamentals of the game, team work and preparing your boys for high school and college level baseball. Off season training is included. Players must be no older than 14 on April 30th, 2020 to be eligible.
Tryout Notes:We are looking for a couple of key players, mostly pitchers. Send email for registration form. Please arrive 30 minutes early for check-in and warm up. Private tryouts are available by request. Seaholm High School's baseball field is located off Midvale in Birmingham.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/23/201906:30 PM Birmingham Seaholm High School
2436 West Lincoln, Birmingham, 48009
7/24/201906:30 PM Birmingham Seaholm High School
2436 West Lincoln, Birmingham, 48009

Canton Cardinals 14U (2020)

City/Area:Plymouth and Canton League:KVBSA
Contact:Wendy Mullen
734-394-5358
Wendy.mullen@canton-mi.org
Tryout Notes:Please visit gcybsa.com and click on the tryout registration link under sponsors to pre-register

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/24/201907:30 PM Heritage Park
1010 S Canton Center Rd, Canton

Clinton Township Fury 14U (2020)

City/Area:Clinton Township League:MABF, USSSA
Contact:John Reed
586-438-0206
clintonfury@yahoo.com
Team Info:My team is an already established, proven, and returning MABF / USSSA team for the 2020 season. This will be our 5th year competing in the MABF and tournament play. This current year we played 34 games as a team through the regular MABF season, local tournaments, and one away tournament. We have a proven track record of moving up divisions and/or standings every year. This is a very competitive team built with strength, speed, and strong throwing arms. We will either compete in the MABF 'A' or 'Upper A' division in 2020, have winter indoor training twice a week, 3-4 Tournaments with one of those tournaments being an away tournament, team building activities and regularly scheduled outdoors practices. Our game and practice fields will be in the Clinton Township Area. The last 4 years we practiced at Joy Park and then play games at Mt. Clemens Memorial. We have a good core group of baseball players and looking to add a few additions to the existing team. For additional information please visit my teams webstie: homerunkings.com E-mail, Text or Call coach John Reed for private try-outs.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/26/201906:00 PM Joy Park
23701 Henry Joy Blvd, Clinton Twp
7/28/201910:00 AM Joy Park
23701 Henry Joy Blvd, Clinton Twp

Clinton Twp yellow jackets 14U (2020)

City/Area:Metro detroit League:Mabf, tournaments
Contact:Pete
586 563-6881
Pjames05@yahoo.com
Team Info:We will be a second year team that will continue to get better each year. We will participate in a couple tournaments through the season. Practice will start in October and will go through the winter.
Tryout Notes:We will be looking for 2-3 players to round out our roster

Commerce Cannons 14U (2020)

City/Area:Novi, Wixom, Commerce, West Bloomfield League:Tournament Only
Contact:Michael Solomon
248-515-0843
micsolom@yahoo.com
Team Info:The Commerce Cannons is a growing organization entering its fifth year. Starting in 2016 with just one team, we will be fielding nine teams in 2020. We strive to work as an organization with either joint winter work outs, multi team practicing, scrimmages, and/or going to tournaments together.What to expect: When you put in the hard work over the winter - making sure that there are enough opportunities to reap the benefits and to get that one memorable opportunity that you'll talk about for years is a goal. The 14U commerce cannons will strive to play a lot of baseball. Make no mistake we also like to have fun - pizza celebrations, Coney's during tournaments, the cannon tent are just a few of the activities.In '18 Cooperstown Dream, in '19 Ripken Myrtle Beach, and in '20 it will be the Louisville Bat Company June 20-26.Late Fall - Knocking off the rust and getting in shape will beginCross fit Fate WixomIndoor Practices: WixomHitting and Pitching small group: WixomHitting Practice: Novi Just Block It Catcher's Camp @ Michigan StateSpring ActivitiesPractices and Games: Wixom - Commerce - Novi areaTournaments - Starting in mid April and Ending in late JulyMulti-Cannon team tournament June 5-7 (GR or IN)
Tryout Notes:Predominately will be an 8th grade team. As most teams looking for more pitching, more hitting and athletic defenders.Register for tryouts via cannons baseball website.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/28/201906:00 PM Oak Valley Middle School
4200 White Oak Trail, Commerce
8/4/201910:00 AM Oak Valley Middle School
4200 White Oak Trail, Commerce

Detroit Metro Stars 14U (2020)

City/Area:State Wide League:Tournament Only
Contact:Michael chmielewski
5862609916
mchmielewski@solake.org
Team Info:The 2020 Detroit Metro Stars will be a tournament only team , competing in high level events with a focus on college exposure. Tournaments will include playing at Jimmy Johns Field, University of Michigan and several other prospect events.The Metro Stars organization is known for producing quality high school athletes, college athletes and many players have been drafted.Our team is currently 34-14, playing a highly competitive schedule with an experienced coaching staff, talented roster and high end training facility. Head coach Mike Chmielewski has 24 years experience coaching including high school, college and travel ball.
Tryout Notes:All players welcomed

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/17/201906:00 PM Henry Ford II High School
11911 Clinton River Rd. Sterling Heights

Downriver Diamond Kings 14U (2020)

City/Area:Downriver League:Detroit Travel League
Contact:Jamie Jent
dfd189@gmail.com
Team Info:(2020) 14U Downriver Diamond Kings AA are looking to add players to our core team of experienced travel baseball players with an emphasis on pitching. Our inaugural season has been very successful. 1st place in Detroit Travel League, MBAT Spring Finale - Champions, Wolves June Classic #2 seed - rain shortened, Wolves Battle at the Border - 2nd place, Wolves Summer Beast - Champions with 2 tournaments remaining as of 7/14/19. Coaches have over 20 years experience at the High School, Major and AA levels. Focus will be a readying players for High School baseball in a competitive atmosphere. We will conduct winter indoor practices, participate in 5 USSSA local tournaments, and 2 away tournaments in 2020.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/31/201906:30 PM Annapolis High School Field
4900 Pardee Ave, Dearborn Heights
8/1/201906:30 PM Annapolis High School Field
4900 Pardee Ave, Dearborn Heights

Farmington Hills Mud Hens Baseball Club 14U (2020)

City/Area:Any League:Kvbsa
Contact:Brandon Teddy
3137032654
Teddysmudhens@gmail.com
Team Info:The Farmington Hills Mud Hens field is located At 21900 Middlebelt Rd, Farmington Hills 48336. Our core players have been together since 10u, some even longer. We have a wonderful group of families too. We do 4-5 local tournaments, and a week long out of state tournament, as well as kvbsa 14u late season which is 10-12 league games. Our goal with our boys is to get them ready and prepared for high school baseball, and beyond. Teach them the skills they need to succeed in baseball, and in life. Our 13u season has been great. Winning our division in kvbsa taking runner up at a smart tournament, and spending a week at cedar points golden glove tournament. If you have any questions please feel free to email, call, or text. We are looking forward to another great season. If you want to check out some of our team photos you can check out our Facebook page. We look forward to seeing alot of new faces at tryouts this year.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
8/10/201902:00 PM HenWay Park (Spring Hill Baptist Church)
21900 Middlebelt Rd., Farmington Hills

Freedom Baseball 14U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb County League:MABF and tournaments
Contact:Chuck Pegelo
5868405084
freedombaseball13@yahoo.com
Team Info:We will be playing in MABF and participating in 4-5 local tournaments plus 1 week long out of state tournament. We will be doing our indoor winter training at our organizations facility 3up3down in Roseville. We will have professional hitting and pitching instructors along with conditioning during our winter training. Private tryouts are available please contact Chuck via text or email.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/20/201911:00 AM Maynard Memorial Park
Huntley Rd south of 24 Mile, New Baltimore

Hartland Eagles 14U (2020)

City/Area:Hartland MI and surrounding areas League:KVBSA
Contact:Michael Anderer
(972) 742-9158
michael.k.anderer@gmail.com
Team Info:Hartland Eagles 14U is a competitive team, focused on preparing players for High School baseball. Hartland Eagles Travel Baseball has an excellent and experienced coaching staff, and uses professional and college baseball training resources throughout the off season. Off season training begins in January, and consists of Pitching, Hitting and Fielding practice, three nights per week. Intend to compete in 8 - 10 tournaments, including some overnight tournaments.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
8/3/201910:00 AM Ore Creek Middle School
3250 N. Hartland Rd, Hartland

Hawks GOLD 14U (2020)

City/Area:State-wide (Michigan) League:KVBSA
Contact:Dave Piesko
810-533-0418
hawksgold@outlook.com
Team Info:In 2020, Hawks GOLD will host two 14U teams. The differences between the two 13U teams in 2020 is based on how many tournaments each team plays. Every HG team receives the same TOP NOTCH player development methodology. This player development program has demonstrated over and over to consistently produce the top rated teams in every age group year over year. HG supports and encourages multi-sport athletes and we work in a flexible way with these athletes to help them continue their interest in other sports while supporting their baseball training. The HG program supports players from around of the state of Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois. Our unique player development process supports long distance players with an effective plan to develop the player in every facet of the game. HG player tuition includes all uniform, bat bags, helmets, tournament / league fees including pitching, fielding and hitting training and instruction. In 2020, HG will have a dedicated building for HG players to utilize for pitching, hitting and fielding.
Tryout Notes:To participate in the Hawks GOLD player evaluation, we will need each player that plans to participate in the HG tryouts, to complete the online "Player Evaluation" form. Below, you will find the link to the online player evaluation form. LINK: https://ww

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/24/201906:00 PM Hidden Springs Church
5860 N Latson Rd, Howell
7/30/201906:00 PM Hidden Springs Church
5860 N Latson Rd, Howell

HITZ 14U (2020)

City/Area:Southeast Michigan League:
Contact:HITZ
586-948-HITZ
rob@hitzbaseball.net
Team Info:HITZ Baseball Club will be fielding teams in 8U-18U age groups. Our teams will range from MABF league teams, all tournament teams and college exposure teams. Coaches for the teams range from High school varsity coaches, past college players, trainers and coaches with many years of experience. Southeast Michigan's premier training center, providing 20,000-square footage of indoor training including an indoor infield and 7 hitting/pitching cages. HITZ is home to southeast Michigan's premier indoor Baseball/Softball Training Center.
Tryout Notes:For tryout information please click on link.

Howell Highlanders 14U (2020)

City/Area:Howell/Livingston County League:
Contact:Coaches Dell & Mitchell
howelltravelbaseball@gmail.com
Team Info:We will have multiple teams at the 14U age group. Teams may be Tournament only or League play in KVBSA and tournament. We will be looking to play tournament games on local college and professional fields, UM, CMU, EMU, Jimmy Johns Field, Old Tiger Stadium site. Fall tournaments on select weekends in Sept/October and indoor winter training beginning in December/January. Please pre-register at Howellbaseball.org and click the TRAVEL BASEBALL link at the top of the page.
Tryout Notes:If you can't make a tryout contact via Facebook or email to schedule a private tryout

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/22/201906:00 PM Howell High School - Freshman Campus
1400 W. Grand River, Howell

Jet Box Baseball Club 14U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland and Macomb League:MABF and Tournament
Contact:Patrick French
5867646070
05jetbox@gmail.com
Team Info:Jet Box 14U team is pleased to announce our upcoming tryouts for the 2019/2020 season. This team is finishing a very successful season playing in the "Upper A" division of MABF, along with a mix of Open and AA tournaments. Jet Box as an organization stresses the importance of mastering the fundamentals, we are focused on teaching the necessary aspect of game management and preparing these young men for high school and beyond. The Jet Box 14U team is looking for experienced players to add to our existing core for the 2020 season. We are looking at playing in approximately 6 Local and National tournaments next summer, with a focus on finding the best possible tournaments to showcase our players. In addition to these tournaments we either play league games in MABF or plan a series of scrimmages to provide additional games. Jet Box Baseball club has its own dedicated indoor practice facility for our teams, this allows us to work with our player year-round on batting, fielding, pitching, as well as strength and conditioning.
Tryout Notes:If you are interested in attending one of our tryouts please pre-register your player, email us at 05jetbox@gmail.com and we will forward you a registration form. We look forward to seeing your player attend one of our tryouts. If you are unavailable to a

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/17/201906:00 PM Lutheran North High School
16825 24 Mile Road, Macomb - Varsity Field
7/31/201906:00 PM Lutheran North High School
16825 24 Mile Road, Macomb - Varsity Field

LSI Elite Lightning 14U (2020)

City/Area:West Bloomfield/Bloomfield/Commerce/Waterford League:NOBF & KVBSA and Tournament Only (Varies by Team)
Contact:Brian McIsaac, Program Director
lsielitebaseball@gmail.com
Team Info:LSI Elite Lightning is a high-performance baseball program. We are looking for motivated players ready to take the next steps in advanced technique within a highly-competitive environment. Some teams will take place in fall 2019 tournaments. All teams will participate in a professional winter training program, followed by league-, and/or tournament-only 2020 seasons. The program is seeking qualified individuals looking to better equip themselves with the skills to succeed at the next level (wherever that may be). 11U-14U tryout information is below and 15U will offer private tryouts only.
Tryout Notes:15U will offer private tryouts only (please contact if interested)

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/30/201906:30 PM Keith Sports Complex
2750 Keith Rd, West Bloomfield
8/1/201906:30 PM Keith Sports Complex
2750 Keith Rd, West Bloomfield

M&J STAMPEDE 14U (2020)

City/Area:New Baltimore League:MABF
Contact:Matt Golabek
(586)212-5617
Msgoley@yahoo.com
Team Info:Team goal is to create multi-position athletes. Play in 5-6 tournaments in April-May, play in MABF June - mid July with 5-6 tournaments in June-July. Looking for COMMITTED families.
Tryout Notes:Would like kids to participate in at least 2 of the tryout dates. Text is best way to contact me.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/22/201906:30 PM Festival Park
35630 St Clair Dr, New Baltimore
7/23/201906:30 PM Festival Park
35630 St Clair Dr, New Baltimore
7/25/201906:30 PM Festival Park
35630 St Clair Dr, New Baltimore

Macomb Giants Orange 14U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb League:MABF
Contact:David Luft
586-873-5839
dluft@macombgiants.org
Team Info:Awesome group of kids, very competitive in the B division. Looking for 2 kids to complete our team. We will compete in 2-3 weekend tournaments in addition to our MABF season. We will not have a week-long tournament this year; only weekend commitments. Our players have improved year after year; there is not a better group of teammates in any sport I have ever been a part of, so we looking for people as well as players.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/18/201906:30 PM Freedom Christian Washington Campus
11097 27 Mile Rd, Washington

Macomb Giants Tournament Team 14U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb/Oakland Counties League:Tournament Only
Contact:Brian Cecil
586-610-1910
brian.cecil@macombgiants.org
Team Info:I founded the Macomb Giants organization as a 501c3 dedicated to the principle of teaching children and teenagers the game of baseball in a friendly, low-cost, supportive environment committed to helping players reach their potential. As an educator and a head baseball coach in Utica Community Schools for over 23 years, winning has always been secondary to all the rewards of learning to play baseball correctly and being a great teammate. Our Macomb Giants organization has been very successful implementing that philosophy across all our teams. The 14u team has a large core of players that have improved together and have a tight bond. We have never cut a player, but have improved each year through hard-work, dedication and loyalty to each other. All our players and families have always been accepting of any new players/families. We have our own certified trainer and will be working with the past Michigan High School State Championship coach, Joe Emanuele and his staff, 2 days a week starting December/January. As a head coach at the High School level for many years, I understand what is needed to get the boys ready for High School baseball. All our players learn/play at least 3 positions. We are in need of 2-3 high level players/pitchers. Our team placed 5th out of 28 in the 2019 USSSA AA State Tournament and will compete at a high level.
Tryout Notes:Private try-outs are available for high-level players starting Friday, July 12. Call 586-610-1910 for appointment.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/16/201906:00 PM Freedom Christian Washington Campus
11097 27 Mile Rd, Washington
7/23/201906:00 PM Freedom Christian Washington Campus
11097 27 Mile Rd, Washington

MC Shamrocks 14U (2020)

City/Area:Waterford and surrounding cities League:NOBF and tournament only
Contact:Justin Lewis
231-920-7579
motorcityshamrocks@gmail.com
Team Info:Our team goals vary by age and skill level. We get the most exposure for players (most all americans over the past two years). Over 30 championship finishes this year. We have league teams, tournament only and developmental teams. We provide the most training in the offseason than anyone around.
Tryout Notes:Please visit motorcityshamrocks.com to register. All players must register prior to tryouts. All tryout dates and fields are located on our website.

Michigan Blue Jays 14U (2020)

City/Area:canton, ypsilanti, novi, belleville, ann arbor, hartland, brighton, plymouth League:KVBSA, Tournament only
Contact:Tom Dishman
7346463820
michiganbluejays07@gmail.com
Team Info:Teams participate in league and some teams are tournament only. Our goal is provide the best training and coaching to get your player to the next level for them to succeed in high school and college levels.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/22/201906:00 PM EMU Oestrike Stadium
N Huron Dr and N Hewitt Rd, Ypsilanti
7/23/201907:00 PM EMU Oestrike Stadium
N Huron Dr and N Hewitt Rd, Ypsilanti
7/24/201906:00 PM EMU Oestrike Stadium
N Huron Dr and N Hewitt Rd, Ypsilanti

Michigan College Connect - Swanson 14U (2020)

City/Area:Across Michigan League:Tournament Only
Contact:Nick Swanson
248-872-5632
nick.swanson@miredsox.com
Team Info:This team will be coached by three ex-collegiate baseball players and headed by Nick Swanson. Michigan College Connect will be a MAJOR team and are looking for players that are dedicated to playing at the next level with player development being the emphasis. Highlighted Tournaments will include Pastime Notre Dame, Pastime Louisville and The Great Black Swamp. Players will be utilizing Prime Time Velocity, arm care and arm strength program, as well at Prime Time Hitting, elite hitting and lifting program. Players will use Sports Club of West Bloomfield for off-season training as well as our 20,000 sq ft facility located in Waterford, MI. Over the last five years, Nick Swanson and Ryan McClelland have sent over 75 players to play collegiate baseball. We look forward to another year developing players and competing at the highest level.
Tryout Notes:Please visit our website or contact Nick Swanson to set up private tryouts (if unavailable on July 28) and/or get more information.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/28/201909:00 AM Waterford Mott High School
1151 Scott Lake Rd, Waterford Twp

Michigan Dawgs 14U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb/Oakland County League:Tournament Only
Contact:Pat Kenny
586-246-6736
patrick@pkplusathletics.com
Team Info:The Michigan Dawgs, an elite team with SUPER NIT championships, is hosting tryouts for 14u. Recent accomplishments include USSSA Super NIT Championship, USSSA Super NIT Runner Up, Oakland U tourney champs, MABF Upper A Champion, World Series runner up, etc. With a great core group returning once again we are looking to add a few pieces to continue taking this team to the next level. This Michigan Dawgs team will be merging with PK Prospects, which is an elite organization that helps move college players to the next level. The Michigan Dawgs core group and staff will remain in place - PK Prospects will provide developmental assistance with professional instructors, training philosophies/programs & a new home facility for the Dawgs! PKP is one of the most elite high school aged programs in the state and have a top five 18u team year in and year out. www.pkplusathletics.comThis is a TOURNAMENT TEAM only! We will be participating in high profile college venue showcase tournaments.Contact Pat Kenny for the 14u tryout Patrick@pkplusathletics.com

Michigan Nationals 14U (2020)

City/Area:Ypsilanti League:KVBSA
Contact:Lisa Taylor
lrtaylor2001@gmail.com
Tryout Notes:Players should try out for the age division based on their age as of April 30, 2020. Email to schedule a private tryout. No cost to tryout.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/24/201906:00 PM Belleville High School
501 W. Columbia Ave, Belleville
7/27/201911:00 AM Belleville High School
501 W. Columbia Ave, Belleville

Michigan Ospreys Gold 14U (2020)

City/Area:SE Michigan League:Tournament Only
Contact:Michael Sancimino
248-933-1518
mike@diamabrush.com
Team Info:We are a well-established organization with an indoor and outdoor training program, using top professional instruction. We are looking for strong, all-around players, that are committed to practicing (starting in December) and playing 6-10 tournaments in the 2020 season.
Tryout Notes:If you cannot make the tryout dates, and if a player is still needed by our team, a private tryout may be considered.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/23/201906:00 PM Borden Park
1400 East Hamlin, Rochester Hills - Green Field
7/25/201906:00 PM Helen Allen Park
1601 School Rd, Rochester Hills

Michigan Red Sox & College Connect 14U (2020)

City/Area:Mid Michigan League:Tournament Only
Contact:Nick Swanson
248-872-5632
nick.swanson@miredsox.com
Team Info:The Michigan College Connect teams are MAJOR teams that are looking for players that are dedicated to playing at the next level with player development being the emphasis. College Connect teams will play in ELITE tournaments with 2-3 out of state tournaments that include ex-collegiate and professional players as coaches. College Connect teams will also be provided advanced pitching and hitting instruction and lifting programs throughout all Connect teams for optimal player development. Teams will also be using an indoor dome for off-season practices as well as 24/7 access to our facility in Waterford, MI. The Michigan Red Sox teams will be AA teams that are dedicated to helping kids get to the level they want to play at whether that is JV, Varisty or College baseball. Michigan Red Sox provide discounted lessons with our professional instructors, developmental classes in the off-season, offer two of the best hitting and velocity programs in MI (Prime Time Velocity and Prime Time Hitting) with 24/7 facility use in our 20,000 sq ft facility in Waterford, MI. Michigan Red Sox Teams will play in NOBF or AA/Open tournaments with 1-2 out of state. We will have 2 teams at each age level with player development being the emphasis on both teams.
Tryout Notes:Please visit our website or contact Nick Swanson to set up private tryouts (if unavailable on July 27/28) and/or get more information.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/28/201909:00 AM Waterford Mott High School
1151 Scott Lake Rd, Waterford Twp

Michigan Titans 14U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland County League:Tournament Only
Contact:Todd Turner
248-701-3067
todd@grounduptraining.com
Team Info:Our program is for players that aspire to play varsity baseball
Tryout Notes:please register at www.michigantitans.com/contact

Michigan's Premier - Rochester 14U (2020)

City/Area:Rochester League:Tournament Only
Contact:Matthew Fenech
3133772349
fenech.michiganspremier@gmail.com
Team Info:Our team's goals are to assist in each player's development as an athlete, and also compete in every tournament that we are in while reaching our fullest potential as baseball players. We are going to the best tournaments in the state.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/24/201910:00 AM Rochester High School
180 South Livernois Rd, Rochester Hills

Mid-Michigan Braves 14U (2020)

City/Area:Greater Genesee County League:GFBL/Tournament Only
Contact:Jim Kosmerick
3139304760
manager@michiganareabraves.com
Team Info:The Mid-Michigan Braves organization will be filling a few roster spots for the three youth baseball teams. The Braves are looking for the following characteristics:Talented players but also the right families.Players who will commit to getting better and improving.Players who will commit to our off- season training.Families who will be supportive but NOT intrusive.Talented players who are passionate about the game but also passionate about improving.
Tryout Notes:Times are for both tryout dates:8U and 10u - 10:00 - 11:30AM12U and 14U - 12:00 - 1:30PM

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/20/201910:00 AM Goodrich Middle School
7480 Gale Rd, Goodrich
8/10/201910:00 AM Goodrich Middle School
7480 Gale Rd, Goodrich

MSA-Livingston 14U (2020)

City/Area:Livingston County and surrounding area League:KVBSA
Contact:Karl Kling
5175529000
coachkling@msa-livingston.com
Team Info:This is a 4th year team that will feature year-round practice and training programs utilizing the all-turf field at Cleary University as well as our 11,000-square foot facility in Howell. Looking to fill some needs at several positions.
Tryout Notes:Absolutely no metal spikes, sunflower seeds or gum allowed at Cleary's Lake Trust Stadium

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/24/201906:00 PM Cleary University Lake Trust Stadium
3725 Cleary drive, Howell

MVP Mustangs 14U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland County League:Tournament Only
Contact:Chris Ogden
248-219-8628
chris@mvp-training.com
Team Info:The MVP Mustangs are fielding competitive tournament teams for the 2020 season. While MVP Mustangs teams will have individual outdoor parks during warm weather months (in adjacent cities), players will be using MVP's own private practice facility conveniently located in Troy during the off-season. Players will be trained using the 5 tools scouts look for. But also have instilled in them the balance of sportsmanship and individual success required to be a confident, high-level baseball player, a teammate, and a leader. All MVP training is designed to help each player and team to take their play and be prepared to excel at the next competitive level. Training will be provided by each team's individual, baseball-experienced coaches - as well as by MVP Baseball president and director of player development, Wayne State University assistant coach, Chris Ogden. While there are many great teams, great coaches, and great opportunities out there in Southeast Michigan for your young baseball player, we know the MVP (Mental-Visual-Physical) program and team will set itself apart from the pack for you, but most importantly, for your player. Questions: Please contact Coach Chris Ogden

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/27/201902:30 PM Huffman Park
400 W. Cowan Ave, Madison Heights

North Oakland A's 14U (2020)

City/Area:Statewide League:Tournament Only
Contact:Mike Ryan
ttaylor4092@outlook.com
Team Info:14U Open Tryouts - North Oakland A'sThe North Oakland A's is an established, competitive AA Tournament only team based out of Holly, Michigan in Northern Oakland County. The A's organization owns and operates their own indoor practice and training facility. The "FACILITY" consists of 7 hitting tunnels, full size infield as well as the "Ultimate Athlete" professional sports fitness and training. Players can expect off season training consisting of Baseball skill development as well as professional speed, strength and agility, all under one roof. The 14U A's Head Coach has better than 20 years' experience developing players and helping them understand what it takes, both on and off the field, to get to the next level. If you love the game and have the drive and desire to take it to the next level, you may want to have a look at the North Oakland A's Baseball Organization.
Tryout Notes:Please plan to arrive 30 minutes in advance of the posted times.If you have questions or would like additional information prior to the scheduled tryout dates please feel free to contact us at the email below. ttaylor4092@outlook.com

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/25/201905:30 PM The Facility
405 Cogshall, Holly
7/27/201910:00 AM Sorenson Park
5142 E Holly Rd, Holly

Novi Heat 14U (2020)

City/Area:Novi and surrounding area League:KVBSA, Total Baseball
Contact:Novi Heat
noviheatbaseball@gmail.com
Team Info:The Novi Heat is a premier travel baseball organization in our 24th year. Novi Heat teams will play a 15-20 game league schedule in the Kensington Valley Baseball & Softball Association (KVBSA) conference at either the community, advanced or open level. The season runs mid April through mid July with home games at ITC park in Novi and away games within a 45 minute drive. In addition all Heat teams will play 4 - 8 weekend tournaments.Training and development is a major focus for all teams. Novi Heat practices consist of weekly fall and spring practices at ITC Sports Park and indoor winter training practices at our premier indoor facility. We will also practice in-season and we expect players to consistently give 100% effort and work hard to improve. We train players to prepare them for the high school varsity level (Novi High School, Detroit Catholic Central, OLSM, plus other area high schools) and beyond.We provide a quality competitive travel baseball experience at a lower cost than most travel teams. ?Costs are approximately $600-800 per player ?plus uniform. This cost may vary based on the schedule, number of tournaments and level of play. Costs can be reduced through sponsorships/fundraisers as determined by each team. ???The Novi Heat coaching staff is qualified, and comprised of experienced coaches and/or former players at the professional, college, high school or travel level with several years of coaching experience. Private training options are available as well.
Tryout Notes:REGISTRATION is REQUIRED online at www.noviheat.com. The Novi Heat conducts a thorough tryout for all players. Players for all teams are selected by the head coach from the highest level down. Players may be selected to "play up" a year if highly skille

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/27/201909:00 AM ITC-Community Sports Park
51000 Eight Mile Rd, Novi
7/28/201909:00 AM ITC-Community Sports Park
51000 Eight Mile Rd, Novi

Oakland Express 14U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland County - Rochester and Auburn Hills League:NOBF & Tournament Play
Contact:Brad Pyke
oaklandexpressbaseball@gmail.com
Team Info:The Oakland Express has six different teams from 8u to 16u. Players come from all different skill levels and backgrounds, with one goal in mind: Get better. When you're part of the Oakland Express family, that's exactly what you'll do.
Tryout Notes:The Oakland Express program is looking to add skilled players at all positions. If interested, please reach out to register for tryouts.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/24/201906:30 PM Oakland Christian School
3075 Shimmons Rd., Auburn Hills
7/25/201906:30 PM Oakland Christian School
3075 Shimmons Rd., Auburn Hills

Oakland Reds 14U (2020)

City/Area:Farmington / Novi League:
Contact:Mitch Sykes
734.788.2782
msykes@my.madonna.edu
Team Info:The Mission of the Oakland Reds Baseball Club is to provide young ballplayers with one of the Top Player Development programs in this country. Our professional staff works hard to provide first-class training and instill the mental toughness, knowledge and desire to achieve success on and off the playing field. Every Reds player will compete against the highest level of competition available and develop the valuable skills required to excel in high school, college, and as a professional. We are very proud to have trained and placed 55+ scholarship collegiate baseball players since 2012.
Tryout Notes:visit oaklandreds.com for tryout details

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
8/3/201909:00 AM Madonna University
Newburgh, south of 5 Mile

Oxford Wildcats 14U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland County League:Tournament only
Contact:Brett Moore
248-392-0241
Brettmoore@wlcsd.org
Team Info:We are team that has been together for 7 years. Played in Myrtle Beach, Pittsburgh, Indiana, all around the midwest at the AA and and Open level competition . Looking to add 2 to 3 players with previous travel experience who are entering into the 8th grade for 14u next year. We practice indoor thru the winter months, with hitting, pitching, and fielding instruction.
Tryout Notes:Looking to add 2-3 players. Please contact 248-392-0241 for tryout information

PK PROSPECTS 14U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb/Oakland County League:Tournament Only
Contact:Pat Kenny
586-246-6736
patrick@pkplusathletics.com
Team Info:PK Prospects, which has been one of the leading organizations in the state for moving players to the college level, is announcing it's tryout date for 14u. Over 90% of graduating players have went on to play college ball. Tryouts for 14u are July 22 @ Lutheran High North HS. The PK Prospects 14u team is made up of a core group of players who moved over to the organization from the 13u Michigan Dawgs, including their staff. The Dawgs have had a successful resume winning a USSSA NIT this past year, Oakland U champs, and competing at the highest level (NIT) week in and week out. The move to PK Prospects is to help initiate the next step in college prep and development - taking these kids to the next level and preparing them for high school baseball and beyond. Our new facility, professional staff, college contacts and ability to put these kids in the right spot for success has been the difference maker each year. Program includes a fall session & games (its ok if you play football or soccer!), offseason training, college showcase tournaments, in-season practices, paid staff, professional instructors, exclusive hitting facility and more!This is a TOURNAMENT TEAM only. We will play in high profile college venue tourney and showcase events!!Email Patrick@PKplusathletics.com to register for the 14u tryout. Check us out at www.pkplusathletics.com

Rochester Recruits 14U (2020)

City/Area:Rochester Hills League:Local Tournaments and 1-2 overnight.
Contact:Mike Peters
248-561-9866
mikepeters@fuel-media.net
Team Info:The 2020 14u Rochester Recruits will begin winter/spring training in February and then compete in 9-10 tournaments from April-July. The majority of the tournaments we compete in will be local with 1-2 that require travel/overnight. The 14u Rochester Recruits are dedicated to player development. We are proud to have partnered with Moose Athletics and and the guidance of Coach John "Moose" Musachio. Coach Moose coached at the NCAA D1 level for 12 years, including stops at Michigan State University and Oakland University, where he served as Head Coach for nine seasons. During his time in the college ranks, the Oakland all-time wins leader and 2012 Summit League "COY" evaluated & recruited thousands of players. His ability to evaluate & develop players has culminated in over 20 players signing professional baseball contracts.
Tryout Notes:Looking for 2 solid baseball players of who want to be a part of a team. Largest emphasis will be on individual character and the understanding of what it means to be a good teammate.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/17/201906:30 PM Helen Allen Park
1601 School Rd, Rochester Hills

Rochester Rhinos 14U (2020)

City/Area:Rochester League:NOBF
Contact:Dave Sutter
586-291-1852
sutter38@msn.com
Team Info:Rochester Rhinos are a 3rd year team looking for experienced baseball players. We focus heavily on fundamentals and situational baseball. Our goal is to improve players skills in all aspects of the game in a positive environment. We train 2-3 days in the winter at Moose Athletics with former Oakland University head coach John Musachio. We will play in the NOBF and play 3 local tournaments and potentially one out of state tournament.
Tryout Notes:We are looking for experienced players. Pitchers are preferred but will consider all positions. Please contact Dave Sutter prior to tryouts.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/25/201906:00 PM Borden Park
1400 East Hamlin, Rochester Hills
7/30/201906:00 PM Borden Park
1400 East Hamlin, Rochester Hills