SOUTH BEND – The South Bend Cubs Foundation has announced its tryout dates for the summer 2020 South Bend Cubs developmental travel baseball teams. Tryouts will be held on Tuesday, July 16, and Monday, July 22.
In addition to the normal high school ages travel teams, the Foundation will expand its teams by adding the high school graduating class of 2027, or the 11U level up through the high school graduating class of 2021.
On July 16, tryouts will be held for the high school classes of 2024-2027. The classes of 2026 (12U) and 2027 (11U) will run from 6-7:30 p.m. These tryouts will be held at the East Side baseball and softball practice fields. These fields are located just outside of the East Side game fields on Keller Street and Hickory Road. The classes of 2024 (14U) and 2025 (13U) will take place at Four Winds Field from 8-9:30 p.m.
On July 22, tryouts will be held for the high school classes of 2021, 2022 and 2023. Tryouts will run from 9 a.m. to noon, taking place at Four Winds Field.
The cost for the tryouts is $100. If you make one of the travel teams, the $100 credit will go towards your overall team fees.
During each tryout session, there will be a mandatory parent meeting where a member of the South Bend Cubs Foundation will give an informational presentation about the developmental travel teams. It is mandatory that one or both of the parents or legal guardians attend to be considered for a roster. They will go over team fees, tournament information, workout schedule, and more information while answering any questions that parents might have.
For 11U and 12U tryouts, check in will take place at the East Side practice fields. There are parking lots available next to Keller Street. For the tryouts at Four Winds Field, please enter through the 1st Source Bank Performance Center’s double glass doors located on the south side of the facility. Check-in will be held in the Performance Center’s observation deck. Parking is available in the Performance Center lot, located on the corner of South St. and Lafayette Blvd.