Sportsmanship - Development - Community - Fun

Home

Spring 2018: Player Evaluation Policy By League Age

  • Players only need to try out to be considered for the AA division and above.
  • EVALUATION DATES: (all players that are LEAGUE AGE 8-14 must attend one of the two try-out dates offered)
    • TRYOUT #1: Sunday, January 7th, 2018 at Lembi Field.
    • TRYOUT #2: Saturday, January 13th, 2018 at Lembi Field.
    • Times of each tryout are detailed below.
    • If one or both of the tryout dates are rained out, a follow up tryout date will be scheduled for Sun Jan 21st; location and times to be determined.
  • Players required to try-out must attend at least one of the two tryout dates.  They don’t need to attend both, but are allowed to if they feel they didn’t perform as well as they could have in the first tryout.
  • Players must register prior to the last tryout date (currently scheduled for January 13th).
  • If your player is league age 8, they are not required to try out.  If they forego trying out, they will be placed on a Single A team.
  • ALL players LEAGUE AGE 9 -14 that either do not try out, or register after try-out #2, will be placed on a wait list with no guarantee of placement on a team
    • EXCEPTION:  If your child played Majors last year and wishes to remain on the same team they do not need to try out.
  • Players LEAGUE AGE 5-7 - DO NOT NEED TO TRY-OUT.

The table below lists try-out requirements by league age, including what happens if the player doesn’t try out.  Please direct any questions on try-outs or the draft process to our Player Agent at

 

League Age

Try Out Policy

What if Player doesn’t try-out?

8

Must try-out to be considered for AA. 

Player will be placed in Single A.

9

Must try-out to be considered for AAA or AA. 

If player played AA previously, player will be wait-listed and at risk of not being placed on a team.

10

Must try-out to be considered for Majors, AAA, or AA. 

Player will be wait-listed and at risk of not being placed on a team.

11

Must try-out to be considered for Majors or AAA. 

Player will be wait-listed and at risk of not being placed on a team.

12

Must try-out to be considered for Majors.

Player will be wait-listed and at risk of not being placed on a team, unless a property player - see PROPERTY PLAYERS below. 

13/14

Must try-out to be considered for Juniors

Player will be wait-listed and at risk of not being placed on a team.

PROPERTY PLAYERS

PROPERTY PLAYERS are players that played on a Majors team the previous season, and are league age 11 or 12.  Property Players do not try out, and remain on the same team as the previous season.  However, if a Property Player does try out, they give up their property rights to their previous team, and will be open to be drafted by any Majors level team.

 

SPRING 2018 TRYOUT SCHEDULE

Tryout #1 - Confirmed January 7, 2018 Schedule:

2018 Folsom American Little League Tryout Schedule for January 7
League Age Registration Warm Ups
(Designated warmup area)
Tryouts Start Tryouts End

Lembi Field

8's 7:30 a.m (Last name; A-L) 8:00 a.m 8:30 a.m. 9:15 a.m. #2
8's 8:15 a.m. (Last name; M-Z) 8:45 a.m. 9:15 a.m. 10:00 a.m. #2
13/14's 8:00 am 8:30 a.m. 9:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. #4
9's 9:00 a.m. (Last name; A-L) 9:30 a.m. 10:00 a.m. 10:45 a.m. #2
9's 9:45 a.m. (Last name; M-Z) 10:15 a.m. 10:45 a.m. 11:30 a.m. #2
12's 9:30 a.m  10:00 a.m 10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. #4
11's 10:30 a.m.  11:00 a.m. 11:30 a.m. 1:00 p.m. #4
10's 12:00 p.m. (Last name;A-L) 12:30 p.m. 1:00 p.m. 1:45 p.m. #4
10's 12:45 p.m. (Last name; M-Z) 1:15 p.m. 1:45 p.m. 2:30 p.m. #4
All managers and coaches must be approved by the league in order to be on the field during tryouts.

 

Tryout #2 - January 13, 2018 Schedule:

​Updated (1/7/18) - Due to the great turn out on Jan 7, we are able to reduce the times for each division

2018 Folsom American Little League Tryout Schedule for January 13

League Age

Registration

Warm Ups
(Lembi #3)

Tryouts Start

Tryouts End

Lembi Field

8's

8:30 a.m.

8:45 a.m

9:00 a.m.

9:45 a.m.

#2

13/14's

8:45 a.m.

9:00 a.m.

9:30 a.m.

10:15 a.m.

#4

9's

9:00 a.m.

9:30 a.m.

10:00 a.m.

11:00 a.m.

#2

12's

9:30 a.m 

10:00 a.m

10:15 a.m.

11:00 a.m.

#4

11's

10:00 a.m. 

10:30 a.m.

11:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m.

#4

10's

11:00 a.m.

11:30 a.m.

12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m.

#4

All managers and coaches must be approved by the league in order to be on the field during tryouts.