Tryouts

Spring Baseball Meeting

                                                           Introduction of Coaches

  • Coach Nelson – Head Varsity
  • Coach Bushong- Assistant Varsity
  • Coach Bleyl- Assistant Varsity
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  • Coach Jose Velazquez – Junior Varsity
  • Coach Valles- Assistant Junior Varsity
  • Freshman coaches to be announced soon
  1. Clearance - Baseball players must be done before Monday February 1 at 3:00 pm so you can tryout. Clearance by Ms. Barnes in athletic office and includes:
    • Physical (every year)
    • Emergency Consent and Health Insurance (every year)
    • Concussion Statement and Acknowledgement Form (every year)
    • Concussion Quiz (only 1 time while at WHS)
    • Sport at Risk Video and Acknowledge Form (only 1 time at WHS)
    • Copy of Birth Certificate (only 1 time at WHS)

      1. Player behavior contract to Coach Nelson before 1st day of practice
      2. If you got a free physical you still have paperwork to do

    • February 8th at 3 pm is first official practice
      1. Tryouts- February 8th – 10th 
      2. Meet on the varsity baseball field bleacher
    • Must be cleared
    • Must have all paperwork done and behavior contract signed

    • Clothing/Dress
      1. Wear a sleeved shirt to protect your arm
      2. Baseball pants or shorts (no jeans)
      3. Hat, glove, cleats, jock, cup

    • Evaluation
    • 60 yard dash
    • Arm strength throwing for distance
    • Running home to first
    • Home to third
    • Ground balls
    • Push ups

       

    • Grades: If you are ineligible during tryouts, you will not be selected to be on the team
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    • Notes: Open field is now until 1st official practice  (Velazquez, Valles)
      • T,TH 3:00pm – 5:00pm (on freshman field) 
    1. Weight room is open M,T,W,TH 2:45-3:30pm for baseball players