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2021 Lancaster Post 11 American Legion Baseball Tryouts

By Post 11 Fan, 07/26/20, 7:30AM EDT

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19u and 17u tryout information

The Lancaster Post 11 American Legion Baseball Team will host tryouts for its 2021 Junior (17u) team and its 2021 Senior (19u) team on these dates:

  • 19u: August 3rd, Beavers Field, 6PM
  • 19u: August 4th, Beavers Field, 7:30PM
  • 17u: August 4th, Beavers Field, 6PM
  • 17u: August 5th, Beavers Field, 6PM

Eligibility for our 2021 teams:

  • 19u: Anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 2002
  • 17u: Anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 2004    

Please arrive 30 minutes early for registration and warm-ups.

Both teams are building on a highly successful seasons for consecutive years and we continue to expand several aspects of our program:

  • Fall and winter workouts, including video and statistical analysis
  • Support and recommendations for college recruiting and on-line player profiles
  • Extensive social media, web and digital presence for players and the program
  • Participation in showcase tournaments

For 70 years, Post 11 – Lancaster’s hometown team since 1949 – has made continual investments in its program and has served the community and the player:

  • Volunteer staff with decades of coaching and leadership experience
  • Winner of 47 district titles and state tournament berths
  • Helped more than 400 young men go on to play college ball; 12 professional players
  • Fees kept to a minimum - a third-to-half the cost of other area programs
  • Small rosters that are locked before the season starts
  • ~70% of games played at our home stadium, Beavers Field
  • Home games live streamed through Facebook

Post 11 is a proud member of American Legion Baseball, an American tradition focused on developing the youth of America. Legion baseball is a unique blend of patriotism, comradery and competition. Its structure resembles collegiate play in many ways, including:

  • High frequency game play (e.g., 35 – 45 games within 8 weeks)
  • League play and Divisional Tournament
  • State Tournament
  • Regional Tournament
  • World Series Tournament

If you are passionate about the game of baseball, want to play at a higher level and compete every day, then we want to see you at tryouts.  You can pre-register on our website by following this link and supplying the following information:

  • Full name
  • Graduation year
  • High school attending
  • Primary and secondary positions
  • Email address and telephone number
  • Twitter handle
  • Date of birth

If you have any questions, please send them to lancasterpost11baseball@yahoo.com. You can also visit Beaversfield.com to learn more about the program and its rich history. The coaching staff looks forward to seeing you at tryouts.