Niagara Gazette — BASEBALL/SOFTBALL
• NIAGARA KNIGHTS: The Niagara Knights travel team is holding tryouts for 12U players for the 2013-14 season on August 12, 13, 19 and 20, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. each day. For more information, including how to register and where tryouts will take place, contact Jeremy Mixon at 716-990-8262 or email email@example.com.
• JR. PURPLE EAGLES:The Niagara Jr. Purple Eagles are holding tryouts for their 2014 13-Under team August 15 and 16, beginning at 6 p.m., at Washuta Park, 4666 Model City Road, Lewiston. For more information, email Bob Flegal at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 716-570-3161.
• CAYUGA GAMBLERS: Tryouts for the 2014 Cayuga Gamblers travel softball teams will be held beginning August 12 at the 93rd Street diamonds, 1043 93rd St., Niagara Falls. Tryouts for the 10U team will be held Wednesday, August 14 at 6 p.m. and then Saturday, August 17 at 10 a.m. Tryouts for the 12U squad will be held Wednesday, August 14 at 6 p.m. and then Saturday, August 17 at noon. Tryouts for the 14U squad will he held Monday, August 12 at 6 p.m. with a second tryout on Saturday, August 17 at 2 p.m. Tryouts for the Gamblers’ three 16U squads will be held Tuesday, August 13 at 6 p.m. and then Saturday, August 17 at 4 p.m. For more information, contact Jim Bradley at 716-297-0402, 716-471-2665 or Jbradfam@aol.com. You can also learn more about the Cayuga Gamblers online at www.leaguelineup.com/cayuga.
• HYDE PARK FALL BASEBALL: Hyde Park will host its second annual Fall Baseball program for players ages 7 to 12. Games will be played at 12 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Saturdays and 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays beginning mid August and continuing through mid October. The cost per child is $50.00 and spaces are limited. For more information, call Jason at 799-2170 or Eric at 940-4998. You can also email questions to email@example.com and learn more online at www.hydeparkbaseball.com.
• UNDERCLASSMEN SHOWCASE: The second annual Baseball/Softball Underclassmen Showcase Event will be held the weekend of August 17-18 at the North Collins Sports Complex, featuring baseball and softball talents from throughout Western New York. The event is limited to high school players who were named to their division or league’s 1st Team, 2nd Team, or Honorable Mention All-Stars. This year’s format will feature All-Star teams from ECIC vs. Monsignor Martin/Buffalo City Schools/Private Schools, as well as CCAC All-Stars vs. Niagara Frontier/Niagara-Orleans All-Stars. For more information about baseball, contact Rob Catalino at 716-432-8458 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about softball, contact Joe Catalano at 716-361-3298 or email@example.com, or Jan Warren at JMWarren114@aol.com.