12U All-American Games Tryout
Hello Softball Families,
Flexx Softball once again has the privilege of hosting tryouts for the 12U All-American Games. If you are not familiar, the USA Softball All-American Games is a prestigious tournament to be hosted at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City. This event will provide National exposure to elite athletes in the 12U age division and has been designed to identify and highlight the best athletes from across the country.
Minnesota is part of Region 8 which includes North and South Dakota and Wisconsin. We will be selecting 2 teams, 15 on each (30 players and 4 coaches total) to represent our region.
Recommended Team Make-up:
(3) Pitchers, (3) Catchers, (3) Infield, (3) Outfield, (3) Utility
North and South Dakota will be Selecting 5 players= (1) pitcher, (1) catcher, (1) infielder, (1) outfielder, (1) utility player, i.e. 2nd base.
Minnesota and Wisconsin will be Selecting 10 players= (2) pitchers, (2) catchers, (2) infielders, (2) outfielders, (2) utility players, i.e. 2nd base. We will then divide them between the two teams. Please keep in mind there may be more than two pitchers selected in Minnesota. However, only 2 will be designated as a pitcher and the others based on their athleticism to play in multiple positions.
Each Association is able to set their own guidelines for selection to the USA Softball All-American Team. However, all participants must meet the following guidelines:
Designation to a USA Softball All-American team is the highest honor a player can receive and instantly brands the player as one of the top athletes in the United States. Only 360 girls Nationwide will have the opportunity to wear the USA Softball Jersey at this elite event.
The players will be evaluated on the following items.
Measurable Test and Results
Catchers Pop Time