Tryouts

Please check back to this site often for team tryout information for the 2015-2016 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:


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2007/2008 [8U]

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

If interested 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

SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2005/2006 [10U]

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

If interested 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


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2004 [12U]

When:   July 26, 2015 – Sunday

Where:  Ray Fosse Park, Marion, IL - Field 6

Time:    Registration 2:15PM

             Tryouts 3:00PM-6:00PM

For additional information or to schedule a player evaluation, contact:

Rodney Seip,  Head Coach

Phone: (573) 270-4336

Please bring birth certificates and equipment


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2003 [12U]

When:   August 2, 2015 – Sunday

Where:  Ray Fosse Park, Marion, IL – Field 5

Time:    Registration 12:30PM

             Tryouts 1:00PM-3:00PM

For additional information or to schedule a player evaluation, contact:

John Sherrard, Head Coach

Phone: (618) 922-8890

Charlie Cox, Assistant Coach

Phone (618) 922-9281

Email:  southernexpress03@yahoo.com

In case of inclement weather, a "rain date" for tryouts for Southern Express 2003 will be August 9, 2015 at the same times and location as mentioned above.


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2002 [14U]

When:   August 8, 2015 – Saturday

Where:  Ray Fosse Park, Marion, IL – Field 1

Time:    Registration 9:00AM

             Tryouts 10:00AM-12:00PM

For additional information or to schedule a player evaluation, contact:

Kevin Hudson, Head Coach

Phone:  (618) 927-2009


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2001 [14U]

When:   August 8, 2015 – Saturday

Where:  Ray Fosse Park, Marion, IL – Field 1

Time:    Registration 11:00AM

             Tryouts 12:00PM-2:00PM

For additional information or to schedule a player evaluation, contact:

Jason Licka, Head Coach

Phone: (618) 922-7715

Email: jjlicka@yahoo.com


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 1999/2000 [16U]

When:   August 8, 2015 0 Saturday

Where:  Ray Fosse Park, Marion, IL – Field 1

Time:    Registration 3:00PM

             Tryouts 4:00PM-6:00PM

Players born in 2000 and 1999 are eligible to play 16U softball for this squad.

For additional information or to schedule a player evaluation, contact:

Jim Britton, Head Coach

Phone:  (618) 218-6542 -or- (618) 218-0117

Email:  jimbritton73@gmail.com


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 1997/1998 [18U]

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

If interested 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


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 1996 [23U]

To be determined.

For additional information, contact:

Theron Rushing, Head Coach

Phone: (618) 559-1640

Michele Rushing, Assistant Coach

Phone: (618) 534-1640

Email:  mrushing@siu.edu