Welcome to Raider BaseballThis spring, Scarsdale High School will field three Baseball teams:
- Varsity is for the top baseball players, who demonstrate the strongest skills and abilities, regardless of grade-level.
- JV is for freshmen and sophomores to develop their skills and capabilities to give them the best chance to move up to the Varsity level.
- Freshman is designed to allow players to develop their skills and capabilities.
Gold CardsSubmit all Gold Card paperwork to the SHS Nurse before March 4, 2020 to insure that the Gold Card can be issued prior to the start of tryouts.TryoutsTryouts begin on March 9, 2020 and players must have their completed gold card from the school nurse. Information on how to get a gold card can be found atTryouts will take place at Scarsdale High School, either on the field or in the High School Gyms per the following schedule:
Times will be determined by field availability and weather conditions.Teams will be established on after one week of tryouts.Each player needs to have a baseball glove and pants. No shorts. Please bring a bat and a helmet if possible.Players are expected to be present at all tryout sessions. Missing sessions will be incorporated into the coach's evaluation of players for the Varsity team.Tryouts consist of assessments of individual baseball skills. Each player will be evaluated on a player profile. Players will be placed on teams based on how they scored.The coaching staff also tests the athletes for general athleticism.Players are also evaluated on their cooperation with other players and their ability to take direction from the coaching staff.
- Varsity - Monday, March 9, 2020 to Saturday, March 14, 2020
- JV - Monday, March 16, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020
- Freshman - Monday, March 23, 2020 to Thursday, March 26, 2020
Preseason PracticeTeam practices for Varsity begin on Monday, 3/16/20. A Google calendar will be shared with the team and parents listing the practice and game times and dates.Varsity Practice:Monday through Friday from 3:30 pm-5:30 pmSaturday, Practice may varyJV Practice:Until Crossway Field is open, practice is from Monday through Friday from 5:30 pm-7:30 pmOnce Crossway Field is open, practice is from Monday through Friday from 3:30 pm-5:30 pmFreshman Practice:Until Crossway Field is open, practice is from Monday through Friday from TBDOnce Crossway Field is open, practice is from Monday through Friday from 3:30 pm-5:00 pmPlayers must be prepared to practice inside or outside.
Baseball is a commitment of about 2-3 hours per day, 5-6 days a week and occasional Saturday games and competitions. It is our expectation that athletes will be present for all team tryouts, scrimmages, practices, games and tournaments.
The regular season ends in late May for all teams.
Varsity is then eligible for post-season play.
For additional information please contact:
Jeff Weigel: firstname.lastname@example.org