Team Tryouts

 2020-2021 Strike Zone Tryouts
Strike Zone Tryout dates, times, locations and information:
We will hold group tryouts like normal this year but will have players spread out more for social distancing while in lines. Players will not have to wear face masks while participating in exercises. We will take players temperatures at check in before being able to participate in tryouts. There is a $10 tryout registration fee. You will have access to tryout results and evaluations from our staff.
To sign up please go to our self service site, create an account if you don’t already have one, and find your players age group for the 2020-2021 season  under “registrations.”
Click Here For Self-Service Site
Baseball Tryouts:
9U July 21 5:00-6:30
10U July 21 6:00-7:30
11U July 20 7:00-8:30
12U July 20 5:00-6:30
13U July 20 6:00-7:30
14U July 21 7:00-8:30

Softball Tryouts:

10U July 16 6pm

12u July 16 7pm

13U July 16 8pm

There is an overlapping of start times of the tryouts but it will be set up to where as players show up they will do stretching throwing and speed and agility testing before moving into baseball/softball specific activities. One group will be complete with the speed and agility sections before the next group moves in.
Location: Strike Zone Turner filed 5805 Metropolitan ave KC KS there is a full parking lot to park in. Field is on top of the hill on the south side of Metropolitan ave directly across from the Turner USD 202 maintenance building.
High School Baseball Tryouts: July 26th 12:00 Midland Academy field 6915 Maurer Rd, Shawnee, KS 66217

2020/2021 Softball tryouts

Strike Zone Softball Academy is looking to add players to 10B, 12A, 12B, & 14B. We are holding tryouts on an individual basis. please contact Jay Bredwell

At Strike Zone we have opportunities for Baseball and Fast-Pitch Softball

If your son or daughter is interested in trying out for a Strike-Zone team  or you have a team looking for a new home please contact Kevin at

High School 15U – 18U
Contact Kevin Sprague at 913-706-1194 or email

Ages 7U – 14U
Contact Cliff Smith

Softball Tryouts
Contact Coach Jay Bredwell at

For questions about the tryouts or Strike Zone please contact
Kevin Sprague

Some testimonials.
“Strike Zone Softball has been great for my eleven-year-old daughter. She is learning at a great pace due to consistent well-organized practices, knowledgeable coaching, 24-hour facility access, and individual lessons. As a parent with a crazy schedule the communication and organization are first rate!” – Meagan W
“Strike Zone has great coaching of the fundamentals through high rep drill-work along with whiteboard reviews/mental training. Very happy with everything Strike Zone offers from coaching, facilities, and competitive environment.” – Jason B
“Strike Zone and Coach Jay have exceeded our expectations. Within just a few months I have seen vast improvement in my player’s skills and knowledge of the game. We are so grateful to have found such an amazing program.” – Brooklyn S
“Strike Zone has been a wonderful experience for our daughter! We have watched her fundamentals improve significantly on the field, in the batter’s box and in the circle.” – Summer R