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2019 Tryout Information 

Schedule

Tryout dates for the 2019 season of Burnsville Traveling Baseball have been set for March 16 and 17, 2019. Please mark your calendar now, as tryouts are mandatory.

Click Group Assignments & Schedules to see your player's schedule on Saturday and Sunday. 

Rosters will be emailed and posted to the website on Tuesday, March 19.
A 24-hour "cooling off" period takes place after the rosters have been posted. Emails will not be read or responded to during this 24-hour period. If you have questions or concerns after the cooling off period has passed, please email the appropriate BTB contact listed on the Contacts page. 

Guides & Info

Check out the presentation shared at the Pre-Tryout Informational Meeting for a complete guide to tryouts.

Please view the Tryout Evaluation Key for specific information about how players are evaluated and scored during tryouts. 

Waiver Required

Any player trying out who does not have a waiver on file with the Savage Dome will need to present one at check-in. Click Batting Waiver to print and complete the form. 

Tryout Equipment

Your player should bring the following equipment to tryouts: 

  • Clothing WITHOUT first or last name visible
  • Tennis shoes or rubber molded cleats (no metal spikes)
  • Athletic supporter with a protective cup for indoor fielding 
  • Batting helmet
  • Bat (USA stamped for 10U-13U and 14U if not using BBCOR).
    For more info, see Bat Requirements page.
  • Glove

Distances and Speeds per Age Group

Age Pitching Distance Base Distance
10's 40 MPH @ 46 Feet  60 Feet
11's  45 MPH @ 46 Feet 65 Feet
12's 50 MPH @ 52 Feet 75 Feet
13's  55 MPH @ 54 Feet 80 Feet
14's 60 MPH @ 60' 6" 90 Feet
15's 65 MPH @ 60' 6" 90 Feet