2021 Crystal Lake Bomber Tryouts
Thank you for your interest in Crystal Lake Bombers Baseball!
12U, 13U & 14U Tryouts
Tryouts will be held at Players Choice Academy located at 2806 Corporate Pkwy, Carpentersville IL 60102
Monday, August 10th
6:00pm - 8:oopm
The Bombers organization strongly encourages for players to play with their grade level.
Players need to arrive 15 - 20 minutes early to register and be prepared with the following:
Number on a shirt or jersey
Wear baseball attire including turf shoes
Glove, bat and batting helmet (if they have a helmet)
Water bottle or something to keep hydrated
*** Please download the following registration forms to help speed up check-in on try-out days.
You can scan and e-mail back to or you can fax forms to 847-844-0590. Otherwise, bring forms to tryouts.
Tryout form and release:
Opportunities the Crystal Lake Bombers offer:
Crystal Lake Bombers' main mission is to prepare each player for a future in baseball. Our players understand that winning is the reason we play the game, however, it is important to achieve this goal through a focused professional approach that incorporates a dedicated respect for the game.
The Crystal Lake Bombers use Players Choice Academy in Algonquin as their choice of training facilities. Each Bomber player has the opportunity to train seven days a week.
2021 Crystal Lake Bombers players will be asked to participate in the following training sessions:
8 weeks / 1.5 hours Cost per Bomber player based on participation
Ages 10-11 Fridays Late October - Mid December
Ages 12-13 Fridays Late October - Mid December
Ages 14-15 Sundays Late October - Mid December
Ages 16-17 Sundays Late October - Mid December
8 weeks / 1 hour (teams will be with just their age group) Cost per Bomber player based on participation
Ages 10-11 Mondays Late October - Mid December
Ages 12-13 Mondays Late October - Mid December
Ages 14-15 Thursdays Late October - Mid December
Ages 16-17 Thursdays Late October - Mid December
VELOCITY IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM.
(depending on age group clinic will run mid Oct - mid Jan)
Cost per Bomber player $150.00
Bombers players will be asked to participate in a throwing program designed to improve velocity and arm strength. This program will meet 2-3 times per week for 8 weeks. Players will receive a throwing program, and guidance on exercises and drills to reach their goals.
Each session will be 2 hours. Cost TBD (discount on doing all sessions)
Crystal Lake Bombers will be hosting a hitting, pitching and fielding clinic with instructors and scouts from MLB.
Uniform / Shoe fitting:
Uniforms and shoes will be sized mid December. New Balance will be the approved shoe and will be present at fitting. Uniforms will be distributed at an organization meeting in mid February.
Crystal Lake Bombers Organization
If you have any questions please contact Gregg Sibigtroth at 708-826-1804 or visit the contact page at http://www.crystallakebombers.com/page/show/1669723-contacts for e-mail information.
* Tournaments are selected individually by each team and have varying costs to participate as a result the number of tournaments are not fixed.