DRAGONS TRAVEL TRYOUTS (7U-11U) October 16th, 2022

Denville Dragons Travel Baseball

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Denville Dragons Travel Baseball

            2023 Tryouts (October 16th, 2023 at Gardner Field 1 & 2)

  • Travel baseball provides the opportunity for our Denville rec baseball players to play on more competitive teams.  Travel baseball is more competitive, the expectation is that players will make a full commitment to their teams for the full 2023 season.  Players can expect to participate in winter training, team practices at least weekly, spring, summer and possibly fall travel leagues and tournaments.
  • Please register online before the tryout date.
  • Players Must attend the 1st tryout date. If needed, a Rain Date is provided.
  • 7U Players are encouraged to tryout. If we have enough players, a 7U team will be formed. If not, 7U players will be allowed to play on an 8U team.
  • 11U is a 2-year commitment.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes before the tryout to Check-In and warm up.
  • Please wear Baseball Pants, Hat, Cleats and Bring Necessary Equipment
  • Grey teams MAY be formed once all Blue team Rosters have been confirmed
  • All players who are selected to play on a 2023 Denville Dragons travel team will be required to play in the 2023 Denville Baseball Spring Rec league.

Tryout Schedule:   

Age Group Date Time Location
7U/8U Sunday October 16th 830-930 am Gardner Field #1/#2
9U Sunday October 16th 945-1045 am Gardner Field #1/#2
10U Sunday October 16th 11-12 pm Gardner Field #1/#2
11U Sunday October 16th 1215-115 pm Gardner Field #1/#2
Rain Date (If needed) Sunday October 23rd

 

2023 Age Eligibility for Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth Travel Baseball (See bottom of page for a more detailed chart)

Age Group Earliest Birth Date Latest Birth Date
7U 1-May-15 30-Apr-16
8U 1-May-14 30-Apr-15
9U 1-May-13 30-Apr-14
10U 1-May-12 30-Apr-13
11U 1-May-11 30-Apr-12
12U 1-May-10 30-Apr-11

 

Denville Baseball has a Charter under Babe Ruth League, Inc., a national non-profit, educational organization dedicated to providing supervised baseball competition for players 4 through 18 years of age. Their rules state all travel players are required to register in a Recreational Program. Denville Baseball Rules mandate that players are required to actively participate (i.e. 75% or more) in the Spring Recreation Season to play Travel Baseball.

The 11U Denville Dragons Travelled To Palm City Florida In July To Compete In The Cal Ripken World Series!

Dragons Florida 2023 Long
Dragons Florida 2023 Team

Denville Baseball proudly hosted the 8U, 11U, and 13U District Tournaments here at Gardner Field in June, 2022. 8U, 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U all competed in the District 7 tournaments this year. The 14/15U Team competed in the State Tournament.

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D Claw Dragons
Swamp Dragons

Travel baseball provides the opportunity for our Denville Rec baseball players to play on more competitive teams. Travel baseball is more competitive, the expectation is that players will make a full commitment to their teams for the full season.  Players can expect to participate in winter training, team practices at least weekly, spring, summer and possibly fall travel leagues and tournaments.

  • All players who are selected to play on a Denville Dragons travel team will be required to play in the Denville Baseball Spring Rec league.

Team Age Distinctions for Season of 2023                

Age

Group

Earliest

Birth Date

Latest

Birth Date

8U 1-May-2014 30-Apr-2015
9U 1-May-2013 30-Apr-2014
10U 1-May-2012 30-Apr-2013
11U 1-May-2011 30-Apr-2012
12U 1-May-2010 30-Apr-2011
13U 1-May-2009 30-Apr-2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

13-15 – Any player born prior to May 1, 2010 and on or after May 1, 2007 will be eligible for Babe Ruth 13-15 League competition.