9U 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 9U (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
7/20/201909:00 AM Notre Dame Prep High School
1300 Giddings Road, Pontiac, MI
7/27/201909:00 AM Notre Dame Prep High School
1300 Giddings Road, Pontiac, MI
8/3/201909:00 AM Notre Dame Prep High School
1300 Giddings Road, Pontiac, MI

A. Green Baseball 9U (2020)

City/Area:Northville League:KVBSA
Contact:Allan Techko
248-990-1899
agreenprogram@gmail.com
Team Info:A. Green Baseball is a premier travel baseball organization in its 24th year. Our 9U will play a 15-20 game league schedule in the Kensington Valley Baseball & Softball Association (KVBSA) conference at the advanced or open level. The preseason training will begin immediately following tryouts and runs mid-July.Our home games will be played at the Northville Sports Center in Northville Township, Michigan. In addition, the 9U A. Green Baseball teams will play 4 - 8 weekend tournaments. Training and development are a major focus for our team. A. Green Baseball will practice consistently through fall and winter utilizing one our facilities. A. Green Baseball coaching staff is qualified and comprised of experienced coaches and/or former players at the college, high school or travel level with several years of coaching experience. INDIVIDUAL TRYOUTS ARE AVAILABLE TO ACCOMMODATE SUMMER SCHEDULES.
Tryout Notes:Please visit our website for more information and complete our tryout registration form.

Baseball Utility Travel 9U (2020)

City/Area:Fraser/Warren League:Tournament Only
Contact:Joe Small
586-557-4986
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.
Tryout Notes:Please wear Baseball Pants/Belt/Jersey/Hat. Contact team for a private tryout.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/18/201906:00 PM Macomb Community College
14500 E Twelve Mile Rd, Warren - Softball Field
7/25/201906:00 PM Macomb Community College
14500 E Twelve Mile Rd, Warren - Softball Field

Batbusters Baseball Organization 9U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb and Oakland co League:Mabf
Contact:Jeff McGavin
586-307-2913
Jmcgavin1@me.com
Team Info:Batbusters Baseball is a developmental program focused on instruction, competition and the individual growth of the player and team. Batbusters teams play In the MABF and participate in 4-5 tournaments per season. We also offer off season workouts/lessons/camps through Vitale's Perfect Game and Elite Indoor Sports in Shelby Twp.
Tryout Notes:The Batbusters are looking for athletes that want to learn, compete and have fun with the game of baseball.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/29/201906:00 PM Whispering Woods Park
11000 21 Mile Rd, Shelby Twp
8/8/201906:00 PM Whispering Woods Park
11000 21 Mile Rd, Shelby Twp

Canton Cardinals 9U (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
7/24/201906:00 PM Heritage Park
1010 S Canton Center Rd, Canton

Commerce Cannons 9U (2020)

City/Area:Commerce Twp, Walled Lake, White Lake, West Bloomfield, Milford, Wolverine Lake, Highland League:KVBSA
Contact:Dan
248-505-6214
dangourlay@yahoo.com
Team Info:The Cannons are a growing organization and I will be forming a 9U team for 2020. We are looking for players that love the game, want to develop and learn the fundamentals of baseball. We will be playing in the KVBSA for league games and mixing in tournaments through early July.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/17/201906:00 PM Oak Valley Middle School
4200 White Oak Trail, Commerce
7/18/201906:00 PM Oak Valley Middle School
4200 White Oak Trail, Commerce

Detroit Metro Stars 9U (2020)

City/Area:Southeast Michigan League:MABF
Contact:Ryan Fischer
586-745-0636
ryan.w.fischer@gmail.com
Team Info:We are a 501c3 organization that focuses on player development. In 2019, our Metro Stars 8U team won the MABF League Championship, USSSA Super NIT Tournament Championship, and Game Day USA's Cereal Bowl Challenge Tournament Championship. As the 8U team moves to 9U in 2020, we will be looking for additional athletes who are coachable and have a desire to develop in to excellent baseball players. We will have 12 weeks of winter practices at 2SP in Shelby with optional clinics available as well. We are planning 3-5 tournaments in 2020 with at least 1 overnight.
Tryout Notes:Please arrive 15 minutes early for registration. If neither one of these dates work out for you, please contact Coach Ryan and he will try his best to accommodate a private tryout.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/27/201910:00 AM Fraser High School
34270 Garfield Road, Fraser
7/31/201906:00 PM Fraser High School
34270 Garfield Road, Fraser

Detroit Revolution 9U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb county League:MABF, tournaments
Contact:Jeff Steele
586-764-1348
Tanyahendershot@yahoo.com
Team Info:To continue growing the kids into a seasoned club that is willing to grow and develop over the season

Elite 9U (2020)

City/Area:Grand Rapids area League:Tournament
Contact:Mike Mosele
616-325-3409
Mmosele@ahchispitality.com
Team Info:Looking for a few more solid 9U kids to add to an already established 8U team for next year.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/25/201905:30 PM Elite Baseball and Softball Facility
5930 Clyde Park Ave SW, Wyoming

Hartland Eagles 9U (2020)

City/Area:Hartland/ Livingston County and surrounding areas League:KVBSA
Contact:Mike Cirka
517-518-4158
mcirka@hotmail.com
Team Info:Hartland Eagles 9U is a competitive team playing throughout the state of Michigan. Hartland travel baseball has an excellent coaching staff and an outstanding development program. Our coaches and program are tailord to each age level and provide the appropriate instruction based on your players skill level. 9U will play in the KVBSA for the 2020 season. Practice will start this fall of 2019 and move to an indoor facility in the winter. 9U will also play an indoor season to prepare for the upcoming spring season. They will participate in 3-5 different tournaments with 1 or 2 of those being out of town.
Tryout Notes:Please contact coach Cirka for additional details and pricing information. To qualify for 9U a player shall not turn 10 before April 30, 2020

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/16/2019
Free player evaluation/workout
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM Spranger Field
3205 Hartland Rd, Hartland - Field 4
7/18/2019
Free player evaluation/workout
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM Spranger Field
3205 Hartland Rd, Hartland - Field 4
7/27/201910:00 AM - 12:00 PM Winegarner Park
3911 Hartland Rd, Hartland
7/28/201910:00 AM - 12:00 PM Winegarner Park
3911 Hartland Rd, Hartland

Hawks GOLD 9U (2020)

City/Area:State-wide (Michigan) League:KVBSA
Contact:Dave Piesko
810-533-0418
hawksgold@outlook.com
Team Info:Hawks GOLD will be fielding two 9U teams in 2020. The teams are separated by the # of tournaments will be scheduled. All HG teams receive the same "Top Shelf" player development which produce Top Rated teams at every age group. Multi-Sport athletes are supported and encouraged. Player tuition includes uniforms, bat bag, helmet, training, instruction, tournaments and league fees. No additional "out-of-pocket" costs are required. We support players from around the state of Michigan and even beyond Michigan into (Canada, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois). We have a player development process that is effectively managed from a distance.
Tryout Notes:To participate in the HG9U (2020) tryouts, please visit the link: https://www.hawksgold.com/tryouts and complete the online "Player Evaluation Form". If the date / time defined does not work well with your schedule, please feel free to contact us at hawks

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/25/201906:00 PM Hidden Springs Church
5860 N Latson Rd, Howell
7/31/201906:00 PM Hidden Springs Church
5860 N Latson Rd, Howell

HITZ 9U (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.

Jet Box Baseball - Essian 9U (2020)

City/Area:Metro Detroit League:MABF
Contact:Jerry Ryan
2486700155
jryan6879@gmail.com
Team Info:Welcoming new prospects to our 9U baseball club. Professional training. Indoor facility. MABF league play with multiple tournaments. Developing players character, conduct, and baseball acumen. Private tryouts upon request.
Tryout Notes:Multiple positions open. Please arrive 20 minutes early for check-in / meet and greet

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/25/201906:00 PM Lutheran North High School
16825 24 Mile Road, Macomb
7/28/201902:00 PM Lutheran North High School
16825 24 Mile Road, Macomb

MC Shamrocks 9U (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 Bigfoot 9U (2020)

City/Area:Macomb County League:MABF
Contact:Jeff Michalowski
586-604-1481
bigfootbaseball@comcast.net
Team Info:Michigan Bigfoot is an MABF organization with 9u through 12u teams. Each team is a returning team that focuses on providing multi-disciplined athletes the right forum to play competitive baseball. Emphasis is MABF league play with local tournaments. Older teams will travel out of state for an end of season tournament.
Tryout Notes:Please e-mail Jeff Michalowski for more information and to confirm attendance. Bigfootbaseball@comcast.net

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/24/201906:00 PM Henry Ford II High School
11911 Clinton River Rd. Sterling Heights
7/27/201911:00 AM Henry Ford II High School
11911 Clinton River Rd. Sterling Heights

Michigan Blue Jays 9U (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 Connect 9U (2020)

City/Area:Tri county area League:Tournament Only
Contact:Jim Etzin
248-842-7044
jetzin@fhgov.com
Team Info:Jim Etzin is the founder of the Warriors organization. He is joining the Mi Red Sox team to develop a high level 9u team with goals of improving and competing for a Dreamspark Championship when they are 12. We have multiple instructors involved in helping the players get the best development available. This team will be tournament only.
Tryout Notes:8-12 players needed.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/27/201910:30 AM St. James Park
1200 Edgewood Rd, Birmingham, 48009

Michigan Cyclones 9U (2020)

City/Area:Clarkston League:NOBF
Contact:Bill Collins
7343065490
michigancyclonesbaseball@gmail.com
Team Info:Fun, Developement, Competition Nobf league play and 4 or so tournaments done by end of June. Practice one or 2 days a week starting in January. Incurage multi sport athletes.
Tryout Notes:Open tryouts looking for a 10u and 8 u coach

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/22/201906:00 PM First Baptist - Clarkston
5972 Paramus, Clarkston
7/23/201906:00 PM First Baptist - Clarkston
5972 Paramus, Clarkston
7/25/201906:00 PM First Baptist - Clarkston
5972 Paramus, Clarkston
7/26/201906:00 PM First Baptist - Clarkston
5972 Paramus, Clarkston
7/27/201909:00 AM First Baptist - Clarkston
5972 Paramus, Clarkston

Michigan Metal 9U (2020)

City/Area:Downriver-Canton-Romulus-Monroe League:USSSA Tournaments no more then 2 hrs away
Contact:Paul Gardulski
734-558-9310
michiganmetalbaseball@gmail.com
Team Info:We are looking to put together competitive AA teams for the 2020 season.Our Program will be Focusing on being part of a team, developing the proper approach to the game, hard work, understanding rolls on and off the field, dedication, all while keeping it simple. USSSA Tournaments only within 2 Hrs. All year training at The MVP Academy, in Romulus. 8 cages + a fully netted infield.
Tryout Notes:Looking for 11 players per team

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/17/201907:00 PM The MVP Academy
27850 Wick Rd, Romulus
7/24/201907:00 PM The MVP Academy
27850 Wick Rd, Romulus
7/31/201907:00 PM The MVP Academy
27850 Wick Rd, Romulus

Michigan Nationals 9U (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 Titans 9U (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

Motor City Hit Dogs 9U (2020)

City/Area:Anywhere League:Tournament Only
Contact:Mike Procissi
586.202.3795
Team Info:Join the MCBC Hit Dogs organization who's 9U - 15U major teams all ranked in the top 10 nationally in 2019.Attention next year 2020 eligible 9U players, Motor City Hit Dogs 9U next season will have two teams, Major and AA. This years 8U team has 5 kids playing 7 years old and younger with most staying down creating opens for the 2020 major team. This 8U team has won the last two major tournaments this season (USSSA Canton SNIT and Open State) and looks forward to continuing the tradition of hard work, high energy reps and success all of our older teams demonstrate. We have been predominately a Major program, which will not change, but we feel with our training, coaching, and facilities we will be able to field the top AA teams in Michigan also.
Tryout Notes:Please arrive at 6PM for registration. Additional tryout dates will be scheduled in July.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/17/201906:00 PM Martell Middle School
5666 Livernois Road, Troy

Novi Heat 9U (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 9U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland County - Rochester & 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 for skilled players at all positions. If interested, please reach out to register for our tryouts.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/22/201906:30 PM Oakland Christian School
3075 Shimmons Rd., Auburn Hills
7/23/201906:30 PM Oakland Christian School
3075 Shimmons Rd., Auburn Hills

Oakland Reds 9U (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:The Oakland Reds have spots available at every level(10U to 18U) still open. Please contact us to schedule a private tryout at our indoor training facility

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/27/201909:00 AM Multi-Lakes Conservation Association
3860 Newton Rd, Commerce

Romeo Bulldogs 9U (2020)

City/Area:Romeo & Macomb Area League:MABF and Tournaments
Contact:Jeff Christianson
248-252-8434
usmcjeff123@yahoo.com
Team Info:Established MABF organization looking complete our team roster for the upcoming 2020 season. The coaching staff brings a wealth of knowledge to the team to help improve on hitting, fielding, and pitching. The Bulldogs will compete in the 2020 MABF league play and also in 4-6 tournaments throughout the season. The bulldogs will begin winter training in December at Elite Indoor Sports in Macomb. All positions will be considered and private tryouts are available as well. Please feel free to contact me by email/phone for any questions you may have.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/22/201906:00 PM Wolcott Mill Park
64255 Wolcott, Ray Twp.
7/28/201903:00 PM Wolcott Mill Park
64255 Wolcott, Ray Twp.

South Oakland A's 9U (2020)

City/Area:Oakland/Macomb County League:NOBF
Contact:Steve Robinson
734-748-2290
Sjrobinson1355@yahoo.com
Team Info:We will work on building individual and team skills throughout fall and winter. We will work to be a competitive league and tournament team throughout the spring and summer. We will play approximately 16-20 league games. We will also play in 4-5 tournaments. We will practice two-three times a week, plus games and tournaments.
Tryout Notes:Please fill out the form below.https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1DcQadHFtoZBfjeBYtVPhKIYvtuopI_FbdvCwx_gtBa8/edit

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/25/201906:00 PM Madison Heights High School
915 East 11 Mile Road, Madison Heights
7/30/201906:00 PM Madison Heights High School
915 East 11 Mile Road, Madison Heights

Troy Mud Hens 9U (2020)

City/Area:Troy League:NOBF/Tournaments
Contact:Jason Taylor
2482173734
troymudhensbaseball@gmail.com
Team Info:The mission of the Troy Mud Hens organization is to provide the best environment for young men to grow and excel in the game of baseball and to use the opportunity that the game provides to learn and develop our core values in order to be successful in life. These core values are perseverance, dedication, discipline, integrity, teamwork, and pride. These core values are learned through a positive growth mindset and a healthy balance of dedication and accountability. Where the process is valued over results. We apply these core values by developing the players with focused physical and mental game preparation by building strong fundamentals in the areas of pitching, hitting, and fielding. We plan to outwork, out hustle, and over prepare in order to be successful on the field.
Tryout Notes:The Troy Mud Hens will be holding open tryouts for a 2020 9u elite baseball team. We are looking for dedicated and motivated players and families who would like to take their game to the next level. Tryouts will be held at Smith Middle School in Troy at 6

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
8/6/201906:00 PM Smith Middle School
5835 Donaldson Dr, Troy
8/11/201906:00 PM Smith Middle School
5835 Donaldson Dr, Troy

Warriors Baseball Club 9U (2020)

City/Area:Statewide League:Tournament Only
Contact:Ryan Smoyer
419-419-8722
ryan.smoyer@ally.com
Team Info:Our 2020 9u Warriors team will play in about 10 tournaments.

Tryout Schedule:
DateTimeLocation
7/25/201906:00 PM Stevens Family Baseball Complex
1525 Equity Drive, Troy