Tryouts

Please check back to this site often for team tryout information for the 2014-2015 season.  Tryouts for most teams will be held in July and August. 

Players throughout Southern Illinois and surrounding states [Southeast Missouri, Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana, and Western Tennessee] who want to become part of a softball program with a winning tradition are invited to attend tryouts for Southern Express Softball.

If you are uncertain which age group your player falls into, we have provided information about the different  Age Division  and other Frequently Asked Questions.

 

Team Tryouts:


Team:  10U-Seip [Southern Express 2004]

This team had a full roster at this time.  To tryout for a spot on the temporary roster as a fill-in, please contact the coach for an evaluation:

Rodney Seip

Phone (573) 270-4336

 


Team:  12U-Sherard [Southern Express 2003]

This team had a full roster at this time.  To tryout for a spot on the temporary roster as a fill-in, please contact the coach for an evaluation:

John Sherard, Head Coach

Phone: (618) 922-8890

Email:  southernexpress03@yahoo.com

 


Team:  12U-Hudson [Southern Express 2002]

This team is still looking for 2-3 players.  Seeking a catcher and utility players.  For additional information, please contact:

Kevin Hudson, Head Coach

Phone: (618) 927-2009

 


Team: 14U-Licka [Southern Express 2001]

This team is still looking for 2-3 players.  Seeking a catcher and utility player.  For additional information, please contact:

Jason Licka, Head Coach

Phone: (618) 922-7715

Email: jjlicka@yahoo.com

 


Team: 14U-Link [Southern Express 2000]

This team had a full roster at this time.  To tryout for a spot on the temporary roster as a fill-in, please contact the coach for an evaluation:

Harvie Link, Head Coach

Phone: (618) 771-6409

 


Team:  16U- [Southern Express 99/98]

To be determined.  This squad is in need of a coach. Check back often for updates!

If interesting in coaching this team, please send a copy of your coaching resume along with an introductory email describing your coaching philosophy and why you woud like to coach a Southern Express team.   Send it to southern.express.softball@gmail.com

 


Team:  18U-Rushing [Southern Express 96]

This team is seeking 1-2 positions for a fall roster to play in exposure tournaments.  Seekings players for the position of catcher, middle infield, first base and utility.

This team is also seeking 1-2 positions for summer travel.  Please contact the coach for an evaluation.  Additional tryouts may be scheduled in August. To schedule a player evaluation, contact:

Theron or Michele Rushing

Phone: (618) 534-1640

Email:  mrushing@siu.edu

 


Team:  23U-Wheeler [Southern Express 95]

To be determined.  Check back often for updates!  For additional information, please contact:

Kim Wheeler

Phone: (618) 790-4479