Blaze 8U Full-Time Travel Tryouts - Coach Scott Mensik & Eric Welsh
Wednesday, July 23rd 5:00 - 7:30pm Hecht Park, Field 3 9310 Birch Ave, Mokena
We like the following players to come back on Wednesday:
New players will be coming to the tryout on Wednesday. If you have not been asked to come back, it does not mean you made the team, or have been cut. We would just like to get another look.
All new players are welcome!
Rain Date Thursday, July 24th at 5:00 p.m. Hecht Park, Field 3 9310 Birch Ave, Mokena
Before the tryout, please send an email to email@example.com with a brief description of your son's baseball background (we'd like to get an idea of how many kids are going to tryout).
PLEASE HAVE YOUR SON WEAR A SHIRT WITH HIS LAST NAME ON THE BACK If you need a private tryout (due to a conflict), please contact Eric Welsh at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 708-261-4650 The Blaze may have two teams at this level depending on interest and turn out
Blaze 9U American Tryouts - Coach Stanek Thursday July 17th at 6:00 p.m. at Buske Park
Friday July 18th at 6:00 p.m. at Buske Park
****If you are intersted in a private tryout or have any questions, contact Coach Stanek at 312-965-6185 or
Please arrive 30 minutes prior to tryouts to register. Players are encouraged to wear shirts with their last name on them, if possible. All tryouts will begin promptly at their scheduled time. Directions to fields can be found by clicking the "fields" tab to the left. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sean Hussey at 312-804-6327 or
11u Blaze - Hussey takes 2nd at USSSA State Tournament
by Sean Hussey posted 06/24/2014
Congratulations to the 11u Blaze - Hussey (43-14) for taking 2nd in the USSSA State Tournament in Wasco, Illinois. The Blaze competed against 17 of the best teams in the state and had an impressive showing. The Blaze are the only team in the state to have gotten to the State Championship in two of the last three seasons.
11u-Blaze Hussey takes Second at 12u USSSA Sandlot Games
by Sean Hussey posted 06/01/2014
Congratulations to the 11u Blaze - Hussey who took 2nd at the 12u USSSA Sandlot Games. The 11u Blaze slaughtered three 12u teams en route to the championship game. The boys beat a 12u AA team, two 12u AAA teams, and a 12u Major team before losing to the 12u White Sox Aces - Houston team which is ranked No.1 in the state of Illinois by Amateur Baseball Report and No. 32 in the country by USSSA at the 12u level.
Blaze 11u - Hussey Takes Second At Lids Bulls Super Select
by seanhussey posted 05/18/2014
Congratulations to the 11u Blaze - Hussey for taking second at the Lids Bulls Super Select Tournament in Westfield, Indiana. The Blaze took second in a field of 16 teams which included the Upper Deck Cougars, Mac N Seitz (KS), Louisville Sting (KY), Lids Bulls (IN), Wisconsin Vipers (WI), Top Tier, Illinois Sparks, Rawlings St. Louis Prospects, and others. Unbelievable team effort in games on a national stage. Well played Blaze!!!