Have questions? Contact Coach Linder klinder@aspirehighersports.com or 330.221-5197

2021 USA ALL-AMERICAN GAMES CLINIC/TRYOUT FOR REGION 2 OH/WV

3 DATES TO CHOOSE FROM
Sunday, May 2nd at P&G MLB Cincinnati Reds Youth Academy
Sunday, May 16th, at Clarksburg Indoor Facility, Nutter Fort, WV
Monday, June 7th at Concord Park, Delaware Ohio, located near the Columbus Zoo
Final Tryout date for invited athletes is June 16th in Alliance
Clinics are open to all level 12U/10U athletes
Athletes wanting to tryout are evaluated during the clinics with the high level ones being invited to come back for the final tryout

Start Date: 
Friday, March 19, 2021

USA SOFTBALL ALL-AMERICAN GAMES REGION 2 OH/WV
CLINICS/TRYOUTS
Sunday, May 2nd at P&G MLB Cincinnati Reds Youth Academy
Sunday, May 16th, at Clarksburg Indoor Facility, Nutter Fort, WV
Monday, June 7th at Concord Park, Delaware Ohio, located near the Columbus Zoo

THESE ARE COMBINED EVENTS
Clinics are for 12U/10U athletes that want to improve their softball skills.
Tryouts are for high level 12u athletes who want to participate in the USA Softball All-American Games.

2021 TRYOUT INFORMATION FOR REGION 2 OHIO/WEST VIRGINIA 12U ATHLETES
Tryout is for 12U athletes interested in participating USA ALL-AMERICAN GAMES that will take place
August 13th – 15th 2021 in Oklahoma City at the Hall of Fame Stadium.
Athletes must be available to leave August 11th and not get back until August 16th.

Try out is recommended for 11 – 12 ages who have played at a high travel ball level and who play on a USA Softball sanctioned travel team. Athletes who are trying out will be evaluated during the clinics.
Those who are highly skilled and qualify will be invited to a final tryout.
• Only athletes who are residents of Ohio and WV are eligible for the Region 2 OH/WV team.
• You must be on a team sanctioned by USA softball in Ohio or WV.
• An athlete may only participate one time in the OKC event so if you are selected as an 11 year-old you may not go to OKC as a 12 year-old.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE ALL-AMERICAN GAMES GO TO www.usasoftballallamericangames.com.

FIRST ROUND TRYOUT INFORMATION
Athletes who sign up to tryout are evaluated during the clinics. Athletes may sign up to participate in the clinics without trying out for the All-American Games. Athletes who are trying out must pay a one-time tryout fee of $25 and can participate in as many clinics as they want paying the clinic fee. Participants in the tryout will get a USA Softball shirt.
Clinic fee is $40 if pre-registered by the pre-registration date for each clinic.

FINAL TRYOUT FOR THE USA 12U ALL-AMERICAN GAMES REGION 2 TEAM IF INVITED BACK IS JUNE 16TH
Location for final tryout: The Billy Dome, 9439 Moulin Ave, Alliance, OH 44601 www.thebillydome.com
No charge for final tryout. If you are invited, you will be assigned a time for your tryout session.

CLINIC INFORMATION & LOCATIONS

INSTRUCTIONAL SOFTBALL CLINICS FOR 10U/12U
• AHS clinics are for athletes of all skill levels and from any location who want to better their game.
• Learn from former college coaches and athletes.
• Lead instructors are retired college coaches Sheilah Gulas, Ashland University and Karen Linder, Kent State University.

CLINICS INCLUDE:
INSTRUCTION: Hitting, base running, footwork, throwing, fielding, and position work.

Sunday, May 2nd USA 12U Clinic/Tryout, Cincinnati, OH
Location: P & G MLB Cincinnati Reds Youth Academy, 2026 E Seymour Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45237
Clinic for 10U and 12U beginning athletes from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Cost: $25 prior to April 28th
Clinic for advanced 12U/10U athletes from 11:15 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Athletes trying out for the All-American Games Region 2 team will be done at approximately 2:15 p.m.
Cost: $40 for clinic if register prior to April 28th, $50 if register after April 28th
$25 one-time try-out fee for athletes trying out for the All-American Games Region 2 team, you will
receive a USA softball shirt

Sunday, May 16th, USA 12U Clinic/Tryout, Nutter Fort, WV
Location: Clarksburg Indoor Facility, One Clarksburg Park Way, Nutter Fort, WV 26301
All level athletes may participate in the clinic, tryout is for high level 12U athletes
Catchers: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Pitchers: 9:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Infielders and Outfielders 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Athletes trying out will be done at approximately 1 p.m.
Cost: $40 for clinic prior to May 12th, $50 if register after May 12th
$25 one-time try-out fee for athletes trying out for the All-American Games Region 2 team, you will
receive a USA softball shirt

Monday, June 7th, USA 12U Clinic/Tryout, Delaware, OH
Location: Concord Park, 6385 Home Rd, Delaware, OH 43015
Rain date: Tuesday, June 8th
All level athletes may participate in the clinic, tryout is for high level 12U athletes
Catchers: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Pitchers: 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Infielders and Outfielders 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Athletes trying out will be done at approximately 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $40 for clinic prior to June 4th, $50 if register after June 4th
$25 one-time try-out fee for athletes trying out for the All-American Games Region 2 team, you will
receive a USA softball shirt

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER with a credit card.
Questions or to register with a check or cash, email klinder@aspirehighersports.com or
call or text Karen Linder at 330-221-5197.

Clinics are co-sponsored by Mannino’s Grand Slam.

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