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2019 Girls Summer Fastpitch 10U-18U 
(March - July)


REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED!!

Registration Closed for 10U and 12U
Registration Closed for 14U - 16U


For online payments, click here!

Description:
What parents and players should look for in travel ball is higher competition, longer and more frequent practice times, and a greater level of commitment. It is important that players attend every available practice and work at home as much as possible.  In addition to weekly games and practices, teams will participate in 2 - 3 weekend tournaments (actual amount and location determined by coach after teams are formed) as well as the State Qualifier and State tournaments.

Age Requirements:
  • 10U - birth years 2008 & 2009
  • 12U - birth years 2006 & 2007
  • 14U - birth years 2004 & 2005
  • 16U - birth years 2002 & 2003
  • 18U - birth years 2000 & 2001

Game nights of Play: 
This is subject to change due to field availability and coaches schedules!! 

The Big West League has posted the Big West 2019 Girls Fastpitch Calendar.  Below are the game nights of play for each age group
  • 10U - Tuesday
  • 12U - Monday/Wednesday
  • 14U - Tuesday/Thursday
  • 16U - Monday/Wednesday
  • 18U - Tuesday/Thursday

Practice:
Practice nights and schedules are left up to individual team coaches to determine.  After teams are formed coaches will work with the ROSA field coordinator to determine field availability and schedule their team practices.  ROSA does not set a specific practice schedule by team or age group.


Tournaments:
Travel teams will typically play in 2 -3 weekend tournaments per season in addition to the state qualifier and state tournament.  Selection of which tournaments each team will compete in is determined by the coach after the teams are formed.

Check the ROSA Calendar for State Qualifier and State Tournament Dates


Team Tryouts:
Travel teams are formed using an "evaluation" process that consists of stations for hitting, fielding and fly balls.

The 2019 Summer Travel Tryout dates are set
  • Thursday, March 7th - Pitching and Catching Only
    • Location:  5650 Queens Avenue NE, Otsego, MN (ROSA 2019 Winter Facility)
    • Pitches and Catchers will receive an invite with a specific tryout time as we get closer to tryouts
  • Friday, March 8th - General Tryouts for All 10U / 12U Players
    • Location:  Rogers High School Gym
    • 10U - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • 12U - 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Sunday, March 10th - Callbacks for 10U / 12U Players
    • Location:  5650 Queens Avenue NE, Otsego, MN (ROSA 2019 Winter Facility)
    • All Callbacks will occur Sunday, March 10th 2019
      • 10U Callbacks:  Noon - 1:30 pm
      • 12U Callbacks:  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    • ROSA callbacks are used to allow coaches an opportunity to further evaluate the top players from the general tryouts as the final rosters are formed.

Fundraising:
All travel players will be required to participate in the ROSA summer fundraising raffle.  As part of the raffle each family will purchase 10 raffle tickets / per player ($100 total) at tryouts.  The tickets can than be sold by the players for $10 a piece to family, friends, neighbors, etc.  Families keep the money collected when selling the raffle tickets. The raffle tickets will than be placed in a drawing occurring for monetary rewards at a ROSA event in mid-May.

Team Picture Night: 
  • Sunday May, 19 2019
    • Location:  Rogers High School (Near Entrance to Football Field)
      • In Case of bad weather we will move indoors to the ROSA Facility
    • Time:  Each team will be provided their own time slot, starting as early as 4:00 pm
    • Details:  ROSA will again be using Quality Photo (QP) for team pictures.  Girls should wear their full uniform and bring their bat for individual pictures

Uniform Fitting:
  • All travel uniform fitting will occur at Rogers High School as part of general tryouts on March 8th, 2019.  We ask that parent remain at tryouts for any players will require assistance in selecting the correct sizes.  Our uniform vendor will be on-site with samples to try on.

Registration Fees:
  • 2018 ROSA 12U - 18U Travel Fee - $350
  • 2018 ROSA 10U Travel Fee - $300

For online payments, click here!
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