General Tryout Information:

  • Player ages are determined by their age as of May 1.  For the Fall 2018-Summer 2019 sports year players are considered the age they are on May 1, 2019.
  • Tryouts may not be held on SCABA fields prior to August 1, 2018
  • To reserve a field, contact SCPR (contacts at bottom of the page) – the web manager cannot reserve fields.  Only after you have fields reserved can you email the web manager to have your posting listed.
  • This site is for teams playing SCABA league only – please do not send posting information for other types of teams.  Thank you!
  • If you’d like your team or player information added to this page please email it to web@scababaseballtopeka.com

For players that will be 6 or under as of May 1, 2019, you do not need to tryout.  You simply enroll in the winter/early spring for 6U Instructional League and your player will be placed on a team.

7U team tryouts:

  • Posted 7/15/18 – Topeka kings tryouts have been canceled. Contact 785-845-8928 with any questions.
  • Posted 7/26/18 – 7u Topeka Mudcats are hosting tryouts on August 11th at 10am-12pm on Harold North Field at Bettis Sports Complex. We are looking to be a competitive team. We are wanting to play in 1-2 tournaments in the 2019 season. We focus on fundamentals, giving our best (for our teammates, coaches, and most importantly ourselves), being good teammates, and having fun. If you are interested in coming to the tryouts, please email Jon Collins. .at jtcollins81@gmail.com.

 

8U team tryouts:

  • Updated 8/6/18 –The Topeka Diamondbacks are still looking to fill a roster spot for our 2018 fall and 2019 summer season. We are a 8U AA team, If you are interested the Diamondbacks will be hosting another tryout on August 8th from 6-7pm at Shawnee North #3, contact Coach Marc at 785-221-3701 for more information.
  • Updated 7/30/18 – Topeka Grizzlies 8u tryouts. Looking to add a couple of players to add to our current team. Indoor practices during winter months will be once a week and mandatory for all players. Will begin two practices a week in spring. Tryout dates are August 1st from 7-9pm on Felker #3 and August 2nd from 8-10 our tryout will now be held at Harold north field at Bettis. Any questions please call or text Michael at 785-806-9160.. For questions call or text Michael at 785-806-9160.
  • Posted 7/16/18 –The Topeka Bandits 8U machine pitch baseball team will be holding tryouts on Wednesday Aug 1, from 6-8pm at Bettis Family Sports Complex Harold North Field.  We are a very close nit, family orientated team who’s focus on fundamentals and individual improvement is second to none.   We do off season practices, lots of off-field activities, camping, movies, bowling and other FUN activities together. This is our teams 3rd season, 2nd year for machine pitch.  I have been coaching youth sports for 15+ years and I absolutely love the feeling of seeing a child achieve one of their goals.  We have a great group of coaches who focus on three key values.
    1. Fundamentals.  Good fundamentals are the basis of developing a good baseball player.
    2. Respect.  We respect our coaches, umpires, and ourselves.  Self-respect and serf-confidence go hand and hand.
    3. Have Fun!!!If a child has fun playing the GAME of baseball, then he’ll want to keep playing as he develops and gets older.

    For further information or questions please contact Isreal Owens at isitowens@yahoo.com or 785-806-2006

  • Posted 7/22/18 – The Topeka Patriots 8U will be holding tryouts on Wednesday, Aug. 1st, at Shawnee South Ball Park 2 from 6 to 8pm and on Monday, Aug. 6th, at Bettis Family Sports Complex North field from 6 to 8pm. We are a SCABA team that is reorganizing to play more competitively this season. We are looking for a few players who, first and foremost, love the game of baseball, are coachable, athletic, and want to improve their skill level on a competitive yet positive team. We plan to play 3 to 4 tournaments in addition to league play and will start practices in January. Please contact Robert Daniels at 785-554-2339 or Dan Wiggs at 785-220-6703 with any questions.  Please go to https://goo.gl/forms/GUAxuBqT5xLk4gZ33 [goo.gl] to pre-register for tryouts.
  • Posted 7/24/18 – The Topeka Raptors 8U will be holding tryouts August 4 from 5pm-7pm and August 11th from 10am to 12pm at Shawnee North #1. We are a new team looking for coachable young athletes. We’re looking for players who want to focus on the core fundamentals, improve their skills and have the willingness to work hard. We will play 8U league at SCABA and 3 tournaments next season. Contact Anthony Cooper at 785-640-8590 or Lindsey Cooper at 785-640-5148 with any questions.  Please pre-register at https://goo.gl/forms/k0EWDa3cOgp5Iqw52
  •  Posted 7/30/18 – 8u Topeka Drillers will hold a tryout for our 2019 team on Wednesday, AUGUST 1st at 5 PM.  It will be held on a private field at 204 NE Rice Rd, Topeka KS 66616.  Please park on the gravel access road on the south side of the baseball field.  We are looking for dedicated families and ball players who enjoy the game. Next season we will be play the SCABA league schedule and at least 4 tournaments.  Our team will get together some this winter (indoors) in Topeka.  If you have any questions or if the tryout time doesn’t work for you please contact Randall at rdapratoksu@yahoo.com or 785-806-3869.

9U team tryouts:

  • Posted 7/15/18 – My son is 9 and wants to play more competitive baseball.  He’s a leftie and likes playing first base, but willing to play anywhere. I’d love to get information on tryouts, so if you can reach out to me with information I would appreciate it. Thank you for your time. Kelly Alexander 785.633.3019
  • Posted 7/15/18 – Topeka Outlaws 9U are going to hold a 1 night tryout on Pee Wee 1 on Wednesday, August 1st starting at 6 pm.  We have finished the past 2 seasons in 2nd place in league with a combined league record of 24 and 4. We also played in 3 AA championship games at 3&2 last season.  We are a competitive team that strives to teach sound fundamental baseball in a positive way. We will play league at SCABA and 5 to 6 AA, possibly some AAA, tournaments next year.  We are looking for boys who want to compete at the AA and AAA level next season. Encourage all positions to attend, especially pitchers and catchers. Please feel free call or text to Blake Flanagan at 785-215-2004.
  • Posted 7/20/18 – Topeka Naturals 9u will be holding a tryout August 3rd on field #1 at the Lake Shawnee GIRLS softball complex at 6:00. We are an established team that has been together for many years looking to fill just a few spots. We will play 9u SCABA league and 4-6 tournaments. We are looking for experienced, motivated players who are wanting to improve their skill level on a competitive but positive team. We are open to conducting private tryouts if you are unable to attend on the 3rd. Please call Matt Gaggero at 785-633-3775 to RSVP or with any questions you may have.
  • Posted 7/27/18 –  Topeka Rebels 9U will be holding a tryout from 10AM to12PM, Saturday August 4th, at the Lake Shawnee Girls softball complex on field #1. We will play 9U SCABA league and 4-5 tournaments for the 2019 spring/summer season. We have a great group of kids and parents returning after playing the last 2 seasons together and have a few spots to fill out our roster. With a few new coaches this year, we are looking for kids who have good baseball knowledge, love for the game, and who are wanting to learn more while improving their skills in a positive teaching environment. Please call or text Tyson Nickoley at 785-845-0773 to let us know you’ll be coming and I’ll answer any questions you have.

 

10U team tryouts:

  • Posted 7/15/17 – 2018 – 2019 Kansas Hammers 10UAA will be holding try outs on August 11th at 9am on PEE WEE #1 at Lake Shawnee.  The Hammers will be playing in 1 to 2 Fall Tournaments and 5 to 6 tournaments next summer as well as playing league at Scaba. Please contact Darrin Godfrey at 785-230-3038 with any questions.
  • Posted 7/15/18 – The 10u Diamond Kings baseball team will be holding tryouts for the upcoming 2018-19 baseball season August 1, 2018 at 8:00PM on Pee Wee 2 at the Bettis baseball complex.  We plan to be play 2-3 tournaments in the fall (or a fall league) and 10 tournaments in the Spring/Summer. We are a AAA team that plays at the highest level. We are looking for smart, fundamentally sound, coachable, and hardworking baseball players that want to continue to grow and improve as a player.  Practices will start early/mid-January for the spring/summer season. Please contact Ryan at 785-230-5493 or at ryanjodimac@sbcglobal.net if you are planning to attend, have any questions or would like a private tryout.
  • Updated 8/11/18 – 10U Lightning Baseball has one opening on the roster. We are looking for hardworking, dedicated players/families who also possess the skills to be good teammates and a desire to learn. We will play in one possibly two tournaments this fall. We will have winter workouts starting mid-January, and will play league while competing in 6-8 tournaments next spring. For a private tryout please contact David Dobbs cell 816-522-5166 or dobbsdavidnicole@gmail.com.
  • Posted 7/16/18 – We are a new 10U Baseball team that will be holding tryouts on Sunday, August 5th at Shawnee North #3 from 5:30-7:30 PM. We are looking for athletic boys with a love for the game to join our team. The boys will choose our team name after our team is formed. We want this to be THEIR team. We are focused on fundamentals, sportsmanship, being a good teammate and most of all, HAVING FUN!  We plan to play in 3-4 tournaments and league at SCABA.  Please contact Tim Miller at 785-220-6822 or Nicole Thompson at 785-409-8965 or nicolesthomps@gmail.com, with any questions or if you need to schedule a private tryout.
  • Posted 7/16/18 – The U10 Topeka Blues will be holding tryouts for the 2018-2019 season on Thursday, August 2 from 6-8 at Shawnee North field 4 and on Saturday, August 11 from 9-11 a.m. at Bettis Sports Complex, Pee Wee 2 field. The Blues are looking for hardworking, coachable athletes who understand the game of baseball. We will be competing in tournaments this fall, spring and summmer, along wth league play at SCABA. If you have any questions, please contact Jerry Cavitte at 249-0877<tel:249-0877> or at cavitjer@usd437.net<mailto:cavitjer@usd437.net>.
  • Updated 8/13/18 – Topeka Aces 10UAA still wanting to add a couple players to their roster. Please contact Rich for a private tryout at Richjohnston49@gmail.com
  • Updated 8/8/18 – The 10U Barnstormers are still looking to add two to our roster. We have a strong group of kids returning and are looking to add athletic, coachable, motivated kids to our team. We plan to play 1 or 2 tournaments this fall (schedules allowing), league at SCABA, and 6 tournaments in the spring/summer. Please contact Travis Smith at (785) 249-9580 or barnstormersbaseball@outlook.com to schedule a private tryout or with any questions.
  • Posted 7/17/18 – 10U Topeka Force is hosting tryouts August 1st and 8th at Bettis Sports Complex at 6pm-8pm on Field Jim Parrish we’re looking for dedicated families and players that love the game of baseball and are willing to work hard on and off the field and the off season to contribute to the team we are a team that is building on respect for ourselves and others we strive to compete within ourselves and as a team if you’re child is a competitor and passionate about the game this is a team for you!!! We have a excellent coaching staff that is dedicated to make your kid a better ball player not only teaching the fundamentals of baseball but also how to be productive and positive in life and how to carry ourselves in a respectful manner while also learning great sportsmanship our coaching staff also pulls together for anyone that needs our help with anything again we want committed families that want there player to learn and get better!!! If you can’t make our Tryout for any reason please contact Tony at (785)730-4053 or Roger at (785)224-5170 Topekaforce1@gmail.com for a private tryout.  Thank-you for considering being part of the Force Family see you at tryouts!!!
  • Updated 8/8/18 – Tryouts for the 10U Topeka Bulls on Saturday, Aug. 11, have been cancelled. Thank you for all of the interest, but our roster is full at this time.
  • Posted 7/25/18 –  The 10UAAA Topeka Bandits kid pitch baseball team will be holding tryouts on Wed, Aug 1 from 7:30pm-9pm at Bettis Family Sports Complex on the Harold North Field.  This is our teams 5th season, 2nd year for kid pitch. We finished 1st in the SCABA 9U Division.  Next season we will continue to play league and will compete in approximately 6-8 tournaments in the surrounding area. We are a very close nit, family orientated team who’s focus on fundamentals and individual improvement is second to none.   We do off season practices, lots of off-field activities, camping, movies, bowling and other FUN activities together. I have been coaching youth sports for 15+ years and I absolutely love the feeling of seeing a child achieve one of their goals.  We have a great group of coaches who focus on three key values: Fundamentals.  Good fundamentals are the basis of developing a good baseball player. Respect.  We respect our coaches, umpires, and ourselves.  Self-respect and serf-confidence go hand and hand. Have Fun!!!If a child has fun playing the GAME of baseball, then he’ll want to keep playing as he develops and gets older.  If you have any questions regarding our tryouts or our team please contact Isreal Owens at isitowens@yahoo.com or 785-806-2006.
  • Posted 7/26/18 –  If you are looking for a team Kansas Edge 10u still have positions left to fill.  In need of a catcher, pitcher and a good infield utility.  Call for private tryouts while positions last.  Coach Josh 338-2828  Coach Kelly 220-5292
  • Posted 7/31/18 – We currently have one, possibly two positions to fill on our team. Looking for positive minded players and parents that are willing to put in the time and effort to get better on and off the field. We plan to participate in 5 tournaments as well as league and will start practice in January. Please contact Randy (kibb_33@hotmail.com) text: 785-438-8005 to schedule an individual tryout.
  • Posted 8/11/18 – 10U Wolfpack Baseball is still looking for ONE player to fill our roster (preferably 3rd base,  and Pitchers). We are a close knit group that enjoys having fun throughout the baseball season on and off the field while still teaching fundamentals. Plan to play in 1-2 tournaments this Fall and 5-6 tournaments next summer along with league. Please contact Randy Kibbee to schedule a private tryout or if you would like any additional information  kibb_33@hotmail.com cell:785-438-

11U team tryouts:

  • Posted 7/15/18 – Next Level Baseball’s Topeka 11u team will be holding a tryout on Friday August 3rd from 6:00pm-8:00pm at Shawnee North Diamond #4.  NLB Topeka is an associate team from the Next Level Baseball Academy.  The team is based in north Shawnee County and most of the team’s activities will take place in that area.  Currently the team has 2-3 open positions. NLB Topeka will play 11u league games at SCABA in 2019 as well as participate in fall and spring tournaments.  For more information please text or call Mike at 785-817-5355. You can email nextleveltopeka2018@gmail.com and we will send you the teams 2018/2019 information sheet.
  • Posted 7/15/18 – 11U team, formerly Topeka Powerhouse, is looking for committed players.  Try-outs will be held on Wednesday, August 1 and Thursday, August 2, 6:00-8:00 pm on PeeWee #2.  Expect to play 2018 fall ball, in 2019 minimum of three tournaments PLUS state. For additional information/questions contact Mike Floberg @785/554-6748 (leave message & phone call will be returned after 4:30pm).
  • Posted 7/15/18 – The 11u Topeka Bandits will be holding tryouts on Aug 1st starting at 8pm on Jim Parish Field at Bettis. We plan to play 11u league at SCABA, 6-8 additional tournaments, and one national tournament. We also plan to play in a tournament this fall to build on through out the winter. Practices for the upcoming 2019 season will begin in Mid-January. The Bandits are a well established successful organization, and we are looking for dedicated, coachable kids who want to further build their skills on and off the field. We also have a good understanding of multi-sport athletes and encourage it. If you can not make the scheduled tryout time and would like to schedule a private tryout please contact Bryant Speer at 785-925-5750.
  • Posted 7/16/18 – The 11U Topeka Outlaws will be holding a tryout on Pee Wee 1 on Wednesday August 1 from 8-10pm.  We are looking for self-driven, coachable kids that want to continue to grow as players.  We plan to play 2-3 tournaments this fall.  In the Spring we will play league and 6-8 tournaments.  Practice for the 2019 season will start the beginning of February.  Please feel free to text or call Danny Lichtenauer at 785-249-9191.
  • Updated 8/8/18 – Tryouts for the 11U Topeka Bulls on Saturday, Aug. 11, have been cancelled. Thank you for all of the interest, but our roster is full at this time.
  • Updated 8/5/18 – 10U/11U/12U Lightning Baseball organization is holding an additional tryout for 10U/11U on Wednesday August 8th at 6pm on PeeWee 1 at SCABA. We will play 1 -2 tournaments this fall and start winter workouts in January. We will play in 6-8 tournaments starting late March 2019. We are looking for alethic players that love the game and willing to give 100% every play. We teach fundamentals, sportsmanship, and how to be a good teammate. We are looking at all positions, however catching, pitching, and 1st base is a plus. If you have any questions or need to schedule a private tryout please contact David Dobbs @ 816-522-5166 or dobbsdavidnicole@gmail.com.
  • Posted 7/17/18 – Marlins 11U baseball team will be hosting tryouts August 2nd from 6-8pm & August 6th from 6-7pm at Bettis Sports Complex on field PeeWee 1. We are looking for hard working coachable athletic players with baseball experience and supportive families who are serious about baseball to add to our well rounded core of players for the upcoming season. Aside from league play we plan on playing in atleast 5-7 tournaments. We are coming off a successful season where we’ve placed 2nd in league play, Champions of 3 USSSA tournaments, played in over 50 games and finished with an overall winning record! If your family is serious about taking your child’s craft to the next level this is the team for you.    -All positions are welcome for tryout
    -Also looking to add to our pitching & catching.  If any questions or unable to attend the tryout dates please feel free to email us to setup a personal tryout at baseballmarlins11u@yahoo.com
  • Posted 7/17/18 – The 10U AA Topeka Titans will be hosting a try out for this fall (if possible) and the 2019 season. We are looking for coachable, competitive, and committed players willing to learn and improve in all areas of the game. Our goal is to improve every time we lace up our cleats. If we can commit to that, everything else will take care of itself. We will play 11U@ Scaba and play AA USSSA tournaments as well as NBC tournaments.  Tryout @ Ken berry on July 31st at 7 pm. If you or anyone you know is looking please feel free to contact one of these coaches. Head coach – Matt Deutsch-785 633 4323 Assistant – Matt Mitchell-620 804 2216 Assistant- Gary Haag- 785 506 7107
  • Posted 7/22/18 – 11u Overbrook Bombers will have tryouts August 7th from 6-8 pm at Shawnee  north field 2.  We are looking for hardworking committed coachable kids looking to continue to learn and improve at all aspects of the game the right way. We have a great core group of returning kids.  For any additional information please contact Brian Elliott (913) 981-3373 call or text or by email at elliott324@gmail.com.
  • Posted 7/27/18 – The Topeka Royals will be holding tryouts on Thursday August 2nd at 8PM and Saturday August 11th at 11AM.  Both tryouts will be held on Pee Wee 2 at Bettis Sports Complex.  We will play Scaba League and 6-7 tournaments next Spring.  For more information or if you are unable to attend one of the scheduled tryout times please contact Jerrod Ansley at jerroda@hotmail.com or 785.221.3560.
  • Posted 7/30/18 – We are a new 11U baseball team based out of Meriden, KS that will be hosting tryouts on Friday, August 17 at 6:30 pm and Saturday, August 18 at 9:00 am at Lacey Field in Meriden, KS.  We are looking for hardworking, coachable kids that want to have fun, learn, and improve on their skills. We value family and understand and encourage multi-sport athletes. Off-season practices will begin in February.  We will play league at SCABA and no more than 3 tournaments in the spring/summer. Please contact Lindsey Phillips at (913) 940-3889 if you have further questions or would like to schedule a private tryout.
  • Posted 8/2/18 – Tryouts for 11U (AAA) team on August 17th at 6:30 PM at YSC in Lawrence, for spring and summer.  We are looking for experienced players who possess the desired level of motivation, dedication & ability. Our coaching staff is made up of a group of individuals who have a high level of both coaching and playing experience. Additionally, we all share a passion and focus towards developing these young men into not only outstanding baseball players who will athletically and mentally be ready to play in high school, but also productive and respectful citizens of our community. Will play league and 6-8 tournaments.  To register, contact Aaron Wilmes (785) 550-4328 or arwilmes@yahoo.com or Mark Edmonds (785) 766-5808 or maedmonds@lkqcorp.com.
  • Posted 8/6/18 –  Newly forming 11U team looking for players who love playing the game.  Planning to play fall ball and expect to play a minimum of three tournaments plus post tournament(s) next summer.  Looking for committed players and parents.  We will resume practicing in late January 2019.  Tryouts will be held on Wednesday, August 8 from 6-8 pm at Shawnee North Field #4.  If you can not make the tryout and would like to schedule an individual tryout out please give us a call.  If you have any questions please call Mike at 785-554-6748.
  • Posted 8/13/18 – The Lawrence Venom 11AA team have 1 opening for the 2019 season.  This is a Lawrence based team that will play 3 tournaments this fall with 6 tournaments and league in the spring. We encourage multi-sport athletes and we have the flexibility to make the schedules work!  Please reach out to Coach John Mueller (785-221-4348, j-muell@hotmail.com) with any questions or to attend a practice.

 

12U team tryouts:

  • Updated 7/26/18 – 12U Topeka Predators, looking for competitive and coachable kids wanting to play competitive fundamental baseball.  Tryouts are Thursday August 2nd, 630 pm at Goodyear Field east and Monday August 6th, peewee 2 at Scaba from 6 -8 PM. League play is at Scaba with approximately 6 tournaments.  Contact Jeremy Mason at 785-633-1640 or WormMas80@yahoo.com with and questions.
  • Updated 7/31/18 – Topeka Astros tryouts have been cancelled.  Please contact Erik Blankenship (erik.blankenship@gmail.com) with any questions.  Thanks.
  • posted 7/16/18 – The SC Hitmen, a new team, is looking for players for the spring 2019 season.  Tryouts will be held 8/6/18 Shawnee North #3 from 6-8pm.  This team already has six players and we are looking for five more.  We are looking to be as competitive as possible.  We will likely start out as a A team, but look to move to AA play towards the end of the season.  We will play league games at Scaba and 4-5 tournaments, no further away than Kansas City.  Looking for motivated young men who are coachable and want to learn more about the game of baseball.  Please contact Jeff Brewer with questions (785) 224-0508.
  • Updated 8/14/18 – 12U Topeka Raptors are looking for hard-working and dedicated players for the 2018/2019 season. We will have winter workouts, participate in SCABA league, Fall tournaments, and Spring/Summer tournaments. Tryouts will be held on August 16th from 6-8pm at SCABA on field PeeWee 2. Please contact Michael Phillips at Michael.Phillips@forbesgc.com for more information.
  • Posted 7/23/18 – Bison Baseball 12AA will be hosting a pair of tryouts to fill 2-3 roster spots. We are looking to participate in offseason workouts in January, league at SCABA, and tournaments at the AA level beginning in April thru July including State and a World Series.  Tryouts will be held August 4th at 10am-12 at Shawnee North Field 1 and August 9th at SCABA Peewee 2 6pm-8pm. Please contact Coach Scott @ 785-969-9056 or stoyne22@icloud.com.
  • Posted 7/25/18 – K4 Topeka Rattlers Baseball team is looking for 1 or 2 players for this Fall and next Spring.  Has to be the right fit and able to play at 12 AAA level.  If you are interested in a private tryout, please contact Rocky Busenitz 785-383-3851 or rjbusenitz@gmail.com.  Open tryout will be held on August 2 from 6-8 PM at Bettis on Jim Parrish field.
  • Posted 7/30/18 – The Lawrence Diamondbacks will be holding a tryout on Saturday, August 4th in Lawrence at the Youth Sports Complex, field #1 from 10am – 11:30am.  We are a competitive 12u baseball team that plays at the AAA level looking for a player to fill out our roster.  We will play at SCABA for league and will play in 6-7 Spring/Summer tournaments including a trip to Cooperstown, NY to play at Dreams Park.  Please contact Casey Cook at cccook@ku.edu or 785-214-1482 if you cannot attend the open tryout but would like to schedule a private tryout.
  • Posted 8/2/18 – Tryouts for 12U (AA/AAA) team on August 17th at 6:30 PM at YSC in Lawrence, for spring and summer.  We are looking for experienced players who possess the desired level of motivation, dedication & ability. Our coaching staff is made up of a group of individuals who have a high level of both coaching and playing experience. Additionally, we all share a passion and focus towards developing these young men into not only outstanding baseball players who will athletically and mentally be ready to play in high school, but also productive and respectful citizens of our community. Will play league and 6-8 tournaments.  To register, contact Jay Smith (785)764-1993 or jays@firstateks.com.

 

13U team tryouts:

  • Posted 7/15/18 – Next Level Baseball will be holding tryouts for Fall 2018 and Summer 2019  August 1 at SCABA. Please visit NextLevelBaseballAcademy.com for more information
  • Posted 7/15/18 -The 13U Topeka Avengers will be hosting tryouts on Friday August 3rd from 6 to 8 pm at Shawnee North diamond #2 and Saturday August 4th from 11 am to 1 pm at Shawnee North diamond #2.  We are looking to add to our existing roster and looking for dedicated families for next year. We plan on playing a few fall tournaments and will hosting winter workouts. We will play league at SCABA and participate in several tournaments next spring/summer.   If you are not able to attend our tryout but are interested in joining our team, please call Craig Freeman @ 785-213-5700 to make private tryout arrangements. captaincraig45@yahoo.com
  • Posted 7/15/18 – The Topeka Thunder 13u are looking for 2 coachable players to finalize a roster for the 2018 season.  WE will be playing in AA, with an emphasis on trying to make it to AAA status. . We will be assembling a fall ball team to play three tournaments in the fall as well.   Participation in the fall team is not mandatory. We will be conducting fall practices from Aug 25th to Oct 15th. Indoor winter workouts will begin in late -January. Baseball will have to be the primary sport, and attendance will be necessary at games, and tournaments.  We will play league at SCABA and play in 7-8 tournaments, including the State tournament, and possibly the World Series ( travel tournament) Tournaments will be in Kansas City, Topeka, and possibly Lawrence or Manhattan. Tryouts will be August 8th at Shawnee North #1 6-8PM, and August 11th  Pony field from 9-11AM. Private try-outs will be done if necessary. For information call James Norwood (785) 438-7731 or, flinthillsbbq@yahoo.com or Ryan Essman ryan_essman@yahoo.com (785) 231-4762.
  • Updated 7/25/18 – 13U Midwest Mudcats will be hosting tryouts on Saturday August 4th from 9am-11pm at Shawnee North Diamond #2 and again on Sunday August 5th form 5pm-7pm at Shawnee North Diamond #2 for the 2018-2019 season.  We are looking for players and families who are dedicated to learning, growing, and having fun playing baseball.  We plan to play 2 fall tournaments, conduct off season workouts starting in mid-January, play league thru SCABA, and 6-8 spring/summer tournaments including State and World Series.  Please feel free to call or email me with any questions, thank you.  Bill Wheatley 969-2680 or billw@windowdesignco.com
  • Updated 8/23/18 – The Naturals Baseball 13U team is looking to add 1-2 pitchers to our roster. Our team is looking for utility players who enjoy learning while being both competitive and part of a team! We will also play in approximately 8-10 tournaments including the State Championship and World Series. This fall we plan to compete in 1-2 fall tournaments as schedules allow. Winter workouts for our team will begin in January.  Please contact our coaches Travis Turnbow, Matt Charvat or James Stamper with questions or request a personal tryout.
  • Posted 7/20/18 – Bombers are looking for 1-2 players that can play at 13UAAA level. If interested call Quinton Sleichter (785)640-0099 for a private tryout
  • Posted 7/23/18 – The 2019 Kansas Crush 13U team is looking for 1-2 players to fill our 13U AAA roster. Contact Brian (785) 231-9340 for a private tryout.
  • Posted 7/24/18 – The 13U AAA Shawnee County Storm Chasers are looking for 1 or 2 players to fill our 2018-19 roster. If interested in a private tryout please contact Eric Smith at 785-249-4650. We will play some fall tournaments this year and start 2019 workouts in January.
  • Posted 7/26/18 – New U13 Topeka Phoenix looking for 1-2 players for 2018-19 season. Will hold fall practices and play in at least one fall tournament. If interested in a private tryout, please contact Tommy Olsen at 785-845-4270, Kurtis VanDonge at 785-554-3664, Phil Blosser at 785-969-9449 or Micah Slusser at 785-554-2608.
  • Posted 8/12/18 – Wild Hawks are hosting tryouts for a 13U team for Spring/Summer 2019 season. We are going to play 6-8 tournaments. We are looking to fill 2-3 positions on our roster. We are looking for kids with prior baseball experience and that are coachable with a positive attitude. Contact Brandon Byers at 785 312 4615 or email at Bwbyers1985@yahoo.com.

14U team tryouts:

  • Posted 7/15/18 – Topeka Bruins 14U AAA are looking for 2-3 players for the 2019 season.  Bruins focus on improving each individual player by creating an environment of development.  We are looking for players that are committed to baseball and are willing to learn and be a great teammate.   If you are interested in a private or small group workout, please contact Kent Becker at 785-221-9192 or kentbecker5@gmail.com.
  • Updated 7/23/18 – Kansas Cannons (14u Major) are looking for players who are ready to develop and compete at this level..Coming off a very successful 2018 season the Cannons are interested in players who have great attitude, work ethic and can be awesome team players..Families must be committed to practicing and playing/competing at the Major level..We are based out of Topeka..We will play some fall ball and approx 10 tourneys next summer with 2-3 being Showcase…Contact Billy Weber (785-231-3016) or Josh Ross (785-383-9494) with any questions or to set up a private workout.
  • Posted 7/15/18 – Next Level Baseball will be holding tryouts for Fall 2018 and Summer 2019  August 1 at SCABA. Please visit NextLevelBaseballAcademy.com for more information
  • Posted 7/15/18 – Kansas RoughRiders 14AAA are having tryouts at the Lake on Friday Aug 3rd from 6-8pm on the Jerry Robinson field and Sat Aug 4th from 10-12pm on the Jerry Robinson field. If you would like to set-up an individual tryout please contact Mike at (785) 845-6737.
  • Updated 8/2/18 – The Topeka Outlaws will be having one more tryout at our warehouse facility on Saturday the 4th of August from 10am to noon. 536 se Jefferson st. We have one more spot to fill. We are looking for a pitcher/utility player that is going into 8th grade. For any other info or private workout call Tyler Parrish at 785-221-4561

 

15U team tryouts:

  • Posted 7/15/18 – Next Level Baseball will be holding tryouts for Fall 2018 and Summer 2019  August 1 at SCABA. Please visit NextLevelBaseballAcademy.com for more information.
  • Posted 7/30/18 – Kansas crush 15u is looking to add a few players for our 2019 season 15u roster. We will have open tryouts at Scaba on Saturday, August 4th from 10am – 12pm. If interested in private tryouts prior to the tryout please call Anthony Garcia 785- 608-6900 or Shawn Schattilly 785-220-4005. 

 
16U team tryouts:

  • Posted 7/15/18 – Next Level Baseball will be holding tryouts for Fall 2018 and Summer 2019  August 1 at SCABA. Please visit NextLevelBaseballAcademy.com for more information
  • Posted 7/24/18 –  Topeka Stingers 16uAA.  Looking for 4-6 players to complete roster.  Contact James Courser  jamescourser@gmail.com  Cell- 785-817-6579

 
17U team tryouts:

  • Updated 7/31/18 – Kansas Senators Jr Legion 17u baseball team seeking players (ages are from 14-17) for fall ball and for the 10th year in Legion baseball for the 2019 season. We are also looking to play Fall Ball at Ken Berry. Cannot turn 18 in the calendar year for Jr Legion baseball. Dates are August 2 from 6-8pm, August 4 from 9-11am, and August 8 from 6-8pm
  • Posted 7/15/18 – Next Level Baseball will be holding tryouts for Fall 2018 and Summer 2019  August 1 at SCABA. Please visit NextLevelBaseballAcademy.com for more information

 
18U team tryouts:

  • Posted 7/15/18 – Next Level Baseball will be holding tryouts for Fall 2018 and Summer 2019  August 1 at SCABA. Please visit NextLevelBaseballAcademy.com for more information
  • Posted 7/30/18 – Topeka Yankees 18U will be having tryouts on August 10th from 6-8pm at Bettis- Jerry Robertson field.  Looking for guys that are dependable, loyal, and more than anything, want to play some baseball.  We will play league and 4-8 summer tournaments.  May play a couple of fall tournaments if enough guys are interested.  Contact Gary Kenney at 785-806-3676.
  • Posted 8/23/18 – Topeka Yankees 18u will be having tryouts on August 26th from 2-4 on Jerry Robertson field at the lake. Contact Gary Kenney at 785-806-3676 for more information.

19U team tryouts:

  • 19u Senior Legion Kansas Senators baseball team Fall and summer Tryouts. August 7th starting at 5 pm at McDonald baseball field. Cannot turn 20 in the calendar year 2019. Please bring all gear and lots of water. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact Ryan Ewing at 785-221-9564 text or call leave name and number.  Email is rewing1427@yahoo.com   If you cannot make this day and interested please contact us so we can try to schedule a private tryout.

7U players 8U players

 

  • I have a 7yo son that is looking for competitive baseball to play for.  We have tried Ken Berry and this year we tried Sports Zone.  We do not like any of those so far and are looking for something more.  He is very competitive and willing to work hard.  He loves the game!!  Please email me at lauren_michelle_15@yahoo.com if you are looking for a team player.
  • My 8U player at Ken Berry is looking for a team who may need a fill in player for Fall Ball.  Please contact me at jennifersourk@gmail.com
  • 8U baseball player looking for a team. DOB 3/10/2011. Multi-sport athlete with a love for baseball. 3 years experience. Contact teshia4@yahoo.com, call/text 785-221-0238. Thank you!
  • He will be turning 6 next month but we do not want him playing tball again. He has a natural athletic ability,
    focuses on the game, and works extremely hard. I feel if he plays tball again, it will just hold him back when he could be taking advantage of this season and growing his skills. jessica.erwin14@gmail.com

9U players

  • Hello I’m looking for a 9U team for my 8 year old son.  He has played ball the last 4 seasons at Ken Berry.  He is looking for a more competitive team for the upcoming season 2019 or fall ball 2018!  He plays 3rd and LF but he is willing to learn any position as he loves the game!  Thanks Andrew 785-408-5302
  • My son is 8 & will turn 9 in April, he is very athletic & competitive, he can hit, catch pop-ups, flys & grounders. Looking for a solid team. Thanks for looking 785-215-3663

10U players

  • My son is 9 years old.  We are looking for a 10U team.  Has played 1 season of competitive ball and 3 years of league ball.  He has played catcher, 1st, and 3rd this year, but is willing to learn and play any position.  He loves baseball and has had private coaching lessons.  Please contact Megan at turnerdesigns01@gmail.com if you have a team looking to add a player.
  • My son’s name is Trevin Cox from Carbondale, he is looking for a team that is competitive that he can play on. He played at Ken Berry this year on the Raptors team where he played as shortstop, pitcher, catcher and outfield when needed. He is very energetic and eager to learn/play. Ron Cox 785-230-3809, please contact for a tryout.

11U players

12U players

  • Posted 8/23/18 – we have just moved to Topeka and I’m looking to see about baseball for my son. He DOB is 12/27/06 and I’m looking to get him on a team. He has been playing ball in Osage where we were prior to moving. I spoke with Shawnee Co Parks and Rec and they pointed me in this direction. Please let me know if I’m able to get him on a team. Thank you I can be reached via email or my # is 785-219-3027

13U players

  • DOB: 07/22/05.  Played 2 years of little league rec baseball .  Played 6 years of rec softball .  Played 4 years of travel softball.  Positions: any (catch and pitch as well).  She is wanting to play baseball instead of softball this season. It would be her first season of travel baseball. jillbo@gmail.com or text (785)851-7202
  • My son will be 13 in August and we are looking for a team that he can join possibly. Son has a huge heart who is always positive and picking up kids when they are down. He tries his hardest and enjoys learning. Looking for a team who is willing to help his knowledge grow and be a better athlete and person. 785-409-9140 Nathan

14U players

  • We are looking for a 14U team for our 13 year old son, DOB 03/04/05.  He has played ball the last 5 years at Ken Berry, previous rec ball since the age of 5.  He is looking for a more competitive team for the upcoming 2019 season and also available for 2018 fall ball!  He plays 2nd, SS, pitches and outfield as needed.  He also continues to go to private baseball lessons.  Please call or text Tisha at 785-213-2138.

Complex Address:

3025 SE Croco Rd

Topeka, KS  66605

Mailing Address:

Shawnee County Parks & Recreation

801 NE Poplar

Topeka, KS  66616

Phone/Fax

Phone: (785) 251-2970

Fax (785) 246-0804