2013 SHOWCASE TOURNAMENTS & EVENTS
LEGIT-managed teams play in some of the top showcase tournaments and events in the nation each year, including USA Baseball National Championships, Perfect Game, Fall Classics, Cecil Fielder World Series, USA Premier, Team One-Under Armour and more.
The Winter season features the 8th Cory Lidle Memorial Thanksgiving Tournament in West Covina and surrounding fields with more than 120 teams competing in 18U, 16U, 15U, and 14U divisions. Blue Wave teams will not only participate in the Cory Lidle tournament, but will compete in the USA Premier Christmas Classic, Cecil Fielder World Series, and more. Team showcase events will also be held in December at USC and January at UCSD.
Players interested in any of the events need to sign up as soon as possible as team rosters fill quickly.
Dates: NOV 29-DEC 1, 2013
Location: Los Angeles, West Covina
Blue Wave 18U – Coach Rich Pohle
Blue Wave 16U – Coach Ben Owens
Blue Wave 15U – Coach Gavin Hedstrom
Cost: $150 position player, $75 pitcher only for registered LEGIT/Blue Wave players or $175/$100 for “guest” players.
Overview: A very competitive tournament with most of the top teams in the region. Heavily scouted once you make the semis and finals. Blue Wave was runner up in 2012 in the top 18U Gold Division. We take our best players to this event, regardless of age or grade level.
TRAINING DAY AT USC
Date: December 7, 2013
Time: 7:00-10:30 PM
Location: USC Baseball Stadium
Coach: Rich Pohle
Cost: $99 per player
Overview: LEGIT Baseball will conduct a “Trojan Training” collegiate workout session under the lighst at the University of Southern California’s baseball stadium on Saturday DEC 7 from 7 to 10:30 PM. This exclusive training session for LEGIT players will feature an introduction to the Trojan throwing program, as well as skills training sessions and either BP or inter-squad game with players attending. “This is one of the best ways to get a great collegiate-level baseball workout in, learn new things, as well as be seen by the school’s coaches,” LEGIT CEO Steve Kruse noted. “After spending a few hours with them, the coaches get to know the boys fairly well.” The Trojan Training workout is limited to 22 to 24 players, all high school players are invited, freshman to seniors. Blue Wave 18U Head Coach Rich Pohle will supervise all LEGIT players attending the event, as well help guide our players through the USC workout.Cost is $99 per player and can be paid online at www.legitbaseball.com/pay-fees once you have been cleared by sending a request to participate to email@example.com
Dates: DEC 20-23
Location: Windrow Park and surrounding fields
Blue Wave 18U Coach: Rich Pohle
Blue Wave 16U Coach: Ben Owens
Cost: $150 per position player, $75 per pitcher only
Overview: A very competitive local wood bat tournament with top local teams. Four-game guarantee in both 16U and 18U divisions. Local scouts attend playoff games. We take our best players to this event, regardless of age or grade level.
Dates: Dec. 27-31, 2013
Location: Tucson, AZ
Coach: LEGIT Coaching Staff
Overview: One of the top competitive winter tournaments. We take our best guys and go up against the top teams in the Western Region and Mexico.
SDSU AZTEC 16U TEAM SHOWCASE
Dates: Jan 10-12
Location: Tony Gwynn Stadium, San Diego
Coach: LEGIT Coaching Staff
Cost: $199 per participant
Overview: LEGIT Baseball is one of eight club organizations invited to participate in a special Aztec 16U Team Camp Jan 10-12 at San Diego State University’s Tony Gwynn Stadium. LEGIT will field a Blue Wave 16U team that will play a total of three games throughout the camp. Each game will be evaluated by SDSU coaching staff so players receive immediate feedback on the team’s performance. And, after each game every team will go through a skills clinic with the SDSU coaches as well. It’s a great chance to play solid competition, get exposure to college coaches, and get collegiate level instruction at the same time. Players must be league age 16, but can be at any high school grade level (Frosh/Soph/Jr/Sr). Those interested must send an eMail to firstname.lastname@example.org, register, and pay by October 31, 2013.
* All prices are for LEGIT team players. Players that do not play on any of LEGIT’s teams are still eligible for showcase teams and events, but must pay $149 player registration fee on top of the event or showcase fee to play. Cost includes shirt and cap.
Please check this page regularly as we are constantly adding tournaments and showcase events at all age levels.