2017 – 12 U SPRING TRAINING EVENT – PHOENIX, ARIZONA
Special News bulletin: Big League Experience will be holding a spring training camp in Phoenix, Arizona that will include the opportunity to play in a USSSA Championship tournament.
USSSA 12 U Spring Championship Select 30 Super NIT
The USSSA Spring Championships Select 30 Super NIT Tournament is held in Phoenix, Arizona from March 17 – 19 in which Team BLE will be entering teams in the 11U and 12U Divisions.
11U Division Players must be born after May 1 of 2005
12U Division Players must be born after May 1 of 2004
This BLE event will include a pre tournament camp in Phoenix prior to the tournament being held from Friday, March 17 to Sunday, March 19 (four games guaranteed).
Coaches will include:
Former Canadian Olympic team coach and Major League Scout Marty Lehn, five time World Series Champion and former MLB catcher and coach Bob Didier, 12 year major league pitcher and World Series winner Albie Lopez, Thompson Rivers University coach and former professional player Kyle Dhanani and Special guest coach in Two Time Major League All Star Shea Hillenbrand.
Cost: $750.00cdn + GST
Unfortunately the cost of events such as these to the US is indicative to the exchange rate and with that in mind, we wish to offer all those participating a gift certificate of $100cdn towards our 2017 summer camps. As many of you are already making plans to participate in next year’s summer camp, this is a great way to save $100 towards the 2017 camp. (Promo code will be sent to the complete group upon registration).
Where: Phoenix, Arizona
Date: March 14 – 19 (Tuesday – Sunday )
Pre Tournament Spring Training Camp: From Tuesday, March 14 - 16
Tournament: The USSSA Spring Championships Select 30 Super NIT Tournament (March 17 - 19) is an annual event attracting teams from all over North America.
*This event is by Invitation Only. All players must be identified by BLE staff and receive an invitation to be able to participate.
Event Cost: $750.00 + GST
Must be Paid in Full 4 weeks Prior to event date (by Feb. 14th), deposits are Non-Refundable
EVENT WILL INCLUDE:
- Spring Training camp (Tuesday, March 14 to Thursday, March 16)
- Tournament fees in the USSSA Spring Championships Dual NIT (March 17 – 19)
- MLB Spring training game (TBA)
- Team hat/shirt and coaching instruction.
Hotel and Airfare
To be booked and paid for by each player. The team hotel is: The Radisson – Phoenix North. Please click the following link to book your room(s): Click on : Team Login
*Please note that this is not mandatory that you stay in the team hotel as many of you may have family or other plans for lodging when in the area. *
Coaches will be travelling on Monday, March 13th
Please click the following link to book your room(s): Click on : Team Login
File #: 40374
Tournament Web Site link
*On a daily basis each team will have the opportunity to have team time (Practice), skill development time with team and professional coaches as well as play game(s)/intersquad.
Tuesday, March 14:
9:30am – 3:00pm; Team Practice
4:30pm: Team Function
Wednesday, March 15:
9:00 – 11:00am; Team Practice
6:00pm – 8:00pm: Team Practice/game
Thursday, March 16h:
10:00 – 12:00am ~ Specialty session + Team Time
1:00 - 3:00 ~ Practice
Friday, March 17 to Sunday, March 19th - Tournament – Games, TBA
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