Our mission is to create an enjoyable, memorable yet competitive experience for girls, providing instructional guidance at an intermediate to advanced level in the fundamentals and competition of fast pitch softball.
Please see our website for more information: http://www.rosemounttravelingsoftball.com/
Age is determined by birthday on or before January 1 in the year of the summer season. Proof of age is required to participate in tournaments.
AGE BRACKET IS CLASSIFIED AS 16U - Girls Born in 2002 and 2003. Also open for 14U girls (2004 & 2005) looking to play up.
This 16U team is a 'Select' team that could include girls that are not from Rosemount and the team roster is at the discretion of the Head Coach.
Fees: $5 payable now with registration to try-out. Final fees will be determined once teams are selected and formed. (see estimates below)
16U fees: $600-$725 includes 5 paid tournaments plus 1 Rosemount hosted tournament; Tri-County or Gold 2019 Summer League Play; Off-season Wednesday & Friday night Dome training in Rosemount including hitting instruction; Possibility of off-season CrossFit Training led by certified instructor. (this is a rough schedule of events and is subject to change) No Fall 2018 league play but possibly 1-2 Fall tournaments.
Try-outs: Mandatory try-outs for ROSEMOUNT 16U 'Select' team are on Thursday August 23 from 5pm-8pm at Erickson Park. Try-outs will include hitting, bunting, fielding, pop flies, base running and pitching/catching(if applicable). There may also be a short scrimmage at the end.
Teams: Teams will be selected after try-outs and will be communicated to individual girls by Friday August 24. Girls that are not initially selected for a team will be put on a waiting list. Girls selected for a team and wishing to play with Rosemount MUST accept by paying their invoiced $300 non-refundable deposit by August 26. Girls on the waiting list will be contacted by August 27 and will be allowed to register late, if a roster spot opens up. Girls not selected for a team should contact the Program Director, Michael Leppones, for other opportunities at neighboring associations.
Schedule: Girls that are selected for a Rosemount 16u team are expected to be with that team during the Fall season, off-season training/tournaments and the 2019 Spring Season. Alternate scheduling should be worked out on an individual basis with the head coach.
Fall practices to begin in late August or early September. 1 Fall tournament is a strong possibility.
Equipment: Bases, balls and catchers equipment provided. Players must purchase their own sliding pad, sliding shorts, glove, Rip-It Vision Pro: Gloss-Home-Navy helmet with chin strap, cleats (metal is acceptable) and bat. Defensive face masks are highly recommended but not mandatory.
Volunteer Requirements: Parents in all age groups are expected to work a set amount of hours at the Rosemount hosted games/tournaments in the Fall and Spring. Volunteer hours will be communicated at a later time. To insure the hours are worked, all parents are required to provide a volunteer check ($125 Fall / $250 Spring) to the coach/team manager, which is returned or destroyed upon completetion of their volunteer hours.
Any questions, please contact the Program Director, Michael Leppones at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Thank you and Go Irish!