- 21, 2017
2017 NTIS Southwest- Round #1 Tryout 15U/16U/17U ... (Individual Player Registration)
Cashman Field- Las Vegas, Nevada
Round 1: All age eligible players are welcomed to attend one or more identification tryouts within the Southwest NTIS territory.
These identification tryouts will be a blend of a combine style format and college level practice. Workouts will include 60 yd run, defensive skills assessment, batting practice, home to 1B times, pop times and arm velocities. Pitchers will perform a 20-25 pitch bullpen as well as pitchers fielding practice (PFP) and other team oriented defensive drills. NO LIVE GAMES (except Las Vegas 2 day event) will occur during these identification tryouts. In addition, NO PLAYER will be allowed to bypass Round #1.
Round 2: The top 18 15U and top 18 16U players from the various identification tryouts will be selected to represent Team Southwest and advance to the USA Baseball NTIS Tournament at the USA Baseball National Training Complex in Cary, NC on August 17-20, 2017.
The top 10 17U players will also represent Team Southwest and be invited to a 4 day development event at the USA Baseball National Training Complex in Cary, NC on August 24-27, 2017. This event will feature a pro-style instructional format inclusive of game play as well as on field instruction break-out sessions with Team USA coaching staff.
See entire NTIS selection process description under FAQ's.
Group 1 ..... 8:00am-12:30pm both days
Group 2 ..... 12:30pm-5:00pm both days
Note: Players will be assigned a specific group.
2017 17U NTIS: born on or after Jan. 1, 2000, for the 2018 18U National Team
2017 16U NTIS: born on or after Jan. 1, 2001, for the 2018 17U National Team Development Program
2017 15U NTIS: born on or after Jan. 1, 2002, for the 2018 17U National Team Development Program
Players should bring the following gear to participate:
* Baseball Pants
* Belt & Socks
* Baseball Cleats
* Batting Helmet
* Baseball Bat (BBCOR or Wood)
* Protective Cup
* Catchers should bring their own catching gear
Camp Check-in Information
Tryout Check-in: Check-in is 30 minutes prior to your assigned group start time and players will be provided with a t-shirt.
Directions to Camp
Cashman Field: 850 N Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89101
For additional information, contact Andy Rojo at firstname.lastname@example.org or 951-415-1019. Twitter updates are available @SouthwestNTIS
Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way we communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the tryout draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you signed up for the tryout. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and/or miscommunication.
Official Cancellation Policy for all USA Baseball NTIS events:
Cancellations up to 8 days prior to the start of the event will receive a 50% refund of the registration fee. No exceptions will be made. The participating player or team will receive their refund within 30 days of the time of cancellation.
Cancellations within 7 days of the start of the event will forfeit the entire registration fee. No exceptions will be made.