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Emerging Blue Sox Trials

May 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Emerging Bluesox program is a development program run by BNSW through the months of July and August. The program will focus on the fundamentals of the game of baseball and target the younger age groups from Little League through to Senior League.

This program will aim to further enhance the skills of club or association based players and cater for those who are not exposed to higher performance programs. Grahame Cassel will lead this program and will be assisted by current Bluesox, NSW State team and Development coaching staff. 

We will be conducting the program at 3 venues across the Metropolitan area of Sydney –


Aquatic Reserve
Aquatic Drive, Frenchs Forest.


Riverside Park
Riverside Drive, Chipping Norton.


Blacktown International Sports Park
81 Eastern Road, Rooty Hill.

Each venue will comprise of approximately 30-40 players that will be selected through a trial process.

The trials for all 3 venues will be held at

Blacktown International Sports Park
81 Eastern Road, Rooty Hill.

Trial dates are :

  • Monday 29/5/17         6pm to 9pm
  • Tuesday 30/5/17         6pm to 9pm

What to wear to the trials –    Baseball pants, Jersey or warm up shirt, Cap, Cleats/Boots, joggers and jacket

What to bring to the trials –    All baseball gear that you will need to trial for your position and to hit. Water bottle.

The cost of the program will be $300 per player, with all players selected into the program  being required to pay a non – refundable deposit of $110 to cover the cost of the uniform pack (training shirt, hoodie, cap). This deposit will be payable by Tuesday 13th June. The balance of $190 will be required to be paid no later than the information evening on July 10th. The successful players will be notified no later than Tuesday 6th June.

The age eligibility for the Emerging Bluesox program is LL Major to Senior League (1st May, 2001 – 30th April, 2007)

The actual training dates of the Emerging Bluesox program will be :-


July 10(information evening), 17, 24, 31
August 7, 14, 21, 28


July 12, 19, 26
August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Each night the hours of training will be 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Please note:

The first training night will be an information evening at Blacktown International Sports Park for all 3 venues, where the whole program will be outlined and the players will collect their gear.

Registrations will close at midnight on Sunday 28th May 2017.


May 29
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Blacktown International Sports Park
81 Eastern Road
Rooty Hill, NSW 2766 Australia
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