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2019 Traveling Softball 12U (Post-Fall 2018 thru Spring/Summer 2019)

Provided by Rosemount Area Athletic Association

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2019 Traveling Softball 12U (Post-Fall 2018 thru Spring/Summer 2019) Details

Our mission is to create an enjoyable, memorable experience for girls, providing instructional guidance at an intermediate to advanced level in the fundamentals and competition of fast pitch softball.

- To view our by-laws or for more information, please visit our website: http://www.rosemounttravelingsoftball.com/ 

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Registration:  September 14th - September 30th (hard close)

Season:  October thru July

Participants:  Girls

Eligibility:  Age 12U – open to residents that will feed into Rosemount High School (RHS)

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

12U - Girls Born in 2006 and 2007

 

Equipment:  Bases, balls and catcher's equipment (supplies limited) provided.  Players must purchase their own batting helmet (which MUST be a Rip-It Vision Pro: Gloss-Home-Navy), glove, cleats (non-metal), bat, and sliding pad/sliding shorts. Defensive face masks are highly recommended but not mandatory.

 

Try-outs:  Mandatory tryouts for 12u for will be held on October 2 & 3 (rainout date of Oct 4) at Erickson Park in Rosemount starting around 5pm. Check-in and warmups will be from 5pm-5:30pm; tryouts will go from 5:30pm-8pm(at the latest). Teams will be formed and communicated by Thursday October 11, 2018.

Traveling Softball holds tryouts to allow participants to demonstrate their abilities at an intermediate to advanced level of play. Tryouts are held to help determine team placement for the Spring/Summer League.  Players are evaluated by neutral parties who rate players, and teams are formed accordingly. More information on team placement can be found in our by-laws on our website.

 

Fee:   The fee for the 12u 2018/19 season includes:  Registration to Rosemount Traveling Softball, 2019 Summer League play, 2 Rosemount-hosted summer tournaments, 2 outside summer tournaments and full uniforms (pants, socks, belt and jersey). Winter Dome training will be a separate sign-up and fee.

Batting helmet with face mask must be Rip-It Vision Pro: Gloss-Home-Navy. These are part of the required uniform but paid for as an additional cost. Rip-It batting helmets will be available for sizing at uniform try-ons. Rip-It helmets, softball bags, additional socks/pants/jerseys may be purchased at an additional cost at uniform try-ons.

12U - $350

Coaches/Assistant Coaches/Team Managers: Traveling Softball is always looking for parents to help out in the program. If you are interested in helping out, please click on the "Chip In!-Volunteer Now" link towards the top of this registration. Coaches and Assistant coaches that apply will be reviewed and voted on by the Traveling Board. All coaches and assistant coaches will need to clear background checks and take concussion training. More information will be sent after registration closes.

Volunteer Requirements:    Parents in all age groups (8U thru 16U) are required to work a set amount of hours at one of the Rosemount hosted tournaments (potentially including Tri-County States.)  In 2018, this requirement was 7.5 hours per child in the program.  The requirement for the upcoming Spring/Summer Season has not yet been determined.  To ensure the hours are worked, all parents are required to provide a 'volunteer' check in the amount of $250 per child. A volunteer check is required for your daughter to participate in traveling softball activities but will NOT be cashed if the required volunteer hours are completed. Volunteer checks will be collected by the head coach or team manager.

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