Tryouts

2016-2017 SOUTHERN EXPRESS TRYOUT INFORMATION


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.

Please check back to this site often for tryout information updates and changes.

 

ORGANIZATION-WIDE TRYOUTS


Organization-wide tryouts for all teams will be held on SATURDAY, AUGUST 6, 2016 at RAY FOSSE PARK [500 E. Deyoung Street, Marion, IL 62951].  Registration starts a half hour before scheduled tryouts.  There will be a $10 registration fee per player for tryouts.  Fields and tryout times are:

Field 2: 
09:00AM-11:00AM  10U Tryouts

11:00AM-01:00PM  12U Tryouts

01:00PM-03:00PM  8U Tryouts

Field 5:

09:00AM-11:00AM  14U Tryouts

11:00AM-01:00PM  16U Tryouts

01:00PM-03:00PM  18U Tryouts

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.

 

AGE DIVISION TRYOUT INFORMATION:


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2008/2009 [8U]

When:   August 6, 2016 – Saturday

Where:  Field 2 – Ray Fosse Park [500 E. Deyoung Street, Marion, Illinois  62959]

Time:    12:30PM-01:00PM  Registration

             01:00PM-03:00PM  Tryouts

Coaches:

Southern Express 2008/2009:  Brandon Craig, Head Coach [Phone: (618) 697-1007]


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2006/2007 [10U]

When:   August 6, 2016 – Saturday

Where:  Field 2 – Ray Fosse Park [500 E. Deyoung Street, Marion, Illinois  62959]

Time:    08:30AM-09:00AM  Registration

             09:00AM-11:00AM  Tryouts

Coaches:

Southern Express 2006/2007:  Andy Freebourn, Head Coach [Phone: (618) 841-9704]


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2004/2005 [12U]

When:   August 6, 2016 – Saturday

Where:  Field 2 – Ray Fosse Park [500 E. Deyoung Street, Marion, Illinois  62959]

Time:    10:30AM-11:00AM  Registration

             11:00AM-01:00PM  Tryouts

Coaches:

Southern Express 2004 – Rodney Seip, Head Coach [Phone: (573) 270-4336]

Southern Express 2005 – Kelsie Odom, Head Coach [Phone: (618) 771-2523, Email: kelsie.odom5@hotmail.com]


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2002/2003 [14U]

When:   August 6, 2016 – Saturday

Where:  Field 5 – Ray Fosse Park [500 E. Deyoung Street, Marion, Illinois  62959]

Time:    08:30AM-09:00AM  Registration

             09:00AM-11:00AM  Tryouts

Coaches:

Southern Express 2002 – Kevin Hudson, Head Coach [Phone: (618) 927-2009]

Southern Express 2003 – John Sherrard, Head Coach [Phone: (628) 922-8890, Email: southernexpress03@yahoo.com]


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 2000/2001 [16U]

When:   August 6, 2016 – Saturday

Where:  Field 5 – Ray Fosse Park [500 E. Deyoung Street, Marion, Illinois  62959]

Time:    10:30AM-11:00AM  Registration

             11:00AM-01:00PM  Tryouts

Coaches:

Southern Express 2001/2000 – Jason Licka, Head Coach [Phone: (618) 922-7715, Email:  jjlicka@yahoo.com]


SOUTHERN EXPRESS 1998/1999 [18U]

When:   August 6, 2016 – Saturday

Where:  Field 5 – Ray Fosse Park [500 E. Deyoung Street, Marion, Illinois  62959]

Time:    12:30PM-01:00PM  Registration

             01:00PM-03:00PM  Tryouts

Coaches:

Southern Express 1998/1999 – To be determine


SOUTHERN EXPRESS [23U]

No tryouts at this time.

For additional information, contact:

Theron Rushing, Head Coach

Phone: (618) 534-1640

Email:  mrushing@siu.edu