Traverse City Waves Softball Club


2018 TRYOUTS (Fall 2018 and Summer 2019 Teams)

Calling all 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, and 14-Year-Old Softball Standouts:             

WHAT: Open Tryouts for the Traverse City Waves Girls Travel Fastpitch Softball Teams for Fall 2018 thru Summer 2019

WHO:  Traverse City Waves Girls Travel Fastpitch Softball

WHEN:  9/10U: Monday, July 30, 2018; (Must be 9 or 10 on January 1, 2019)

11/12U: Tuesday, July 31, 2018. (Must be 11 or 12 on January 1, 2019)

13/14U:  Wednesday, August 1, 2018. (Must be 13 or 14 on January 1, 2019)

Makeup Date for all Ages: Thursday, August 2, 2018. 

**Additional Make Up Dates provided as needed**

TIME: 5:30 to 8:00 p.m.  Arrive between 5:00 and 5:30 p.m. for Final Registration.  5:30 to 6:00 p.m. – Warmup.  6:00 to 8:00 p.m. – Tryout.

Note:  Decisions Regarding number and ages of teams fielded by the Waves will be made based upon information gathered at Tryouts.

WHERE:  St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Middle School, 1601 3 Mile Road, Traverse City, Michigan 49684

Equipment:  Required – Glove and Fielding Facemask. Recommended – Bat, Batting Gloves, Cleats, Softball Pants (or long pants), Catching Gear for catchers (if you prefer your own), Sunglasses, Visor, Water.

Expectations: Players should be prepared to be evaluated based upon their general Softball Skills (catching, throwing, hitting, bunting, base running), as well as their general knowledge of the game and attitude.  Additional opportunities to showcase specialized skills (Pitchers and Catchers).

Questions: Send Email to or Contact Doug Shepherd at (231)499-1509. 

Who We Are:  Find out more about the TC Waves Softball family at  Traverse City Waves is part of the TC Waves Ball Club, Inc., we are competitive, girls travel fastpitch Softball and Baseball Organization dedicated to player development of both physical and mental softball skills, in a fun, safe and drama free environment, emphasizing sportsmanship, dedication to individual and team improvement, and accountability.   Come catch a Wave and join the fun. 

Registration:  Please Pre-Register for Tryouts by completing the Tryout Form at below, or by either emailing ( or texting (231-499-1509) the Pre-Registration Form below.









TC Waves Softball Club