Blue Wave’s 15U-SELECT summer team is for current freshmen (2022) moving to sophomore and on to JV or higher next fall as well as incoming freshmen with the potential to start at the JV level in their first year of high school baseball.
This team will play 20+ games in June and July (2023 grad year), including two of the top local showcase tournament events of the year:
- June 6-9 Prep Baseball Report’s California State Games is their first event ever hosted in SoCal and will be held at the new Orange County Great Park Sports Complex in Irvine. PBR is one of the largest independent scouting services in the nation. A 4-game guarantee.
- July 6-12 USA Premier Firecracker Classic is one of the biggest tournaments of the summer with top competition in all age groups playing at the Orange County Great Park and other great local fields.
- July 12-16 UNDER ARMOUR 15U Southwest Championships is highly competitive with top teams from throughout the Wester region. Each game is scored by a Baseball Factory scout, each player receives a free recruiting profile as well.
Blue Wave 15U-SELECT practices weekly in May at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa and Northwood High School and OC Great Park in June and July.
TOP COACH ON BOARD
The team is coached by Northwood High School assistant varsity coach Aron Garcia, one of the top high school level coaches in SOuthern California, please read his profile HERE.
Cost is $450 for the 15U Summer Team fee to cover practice sessions in May, June and July. Payments can be arranged with $235 due upon joining team and final payment of $235 by July 1, 2019.
Tournament or scrimmage games are priced separately and paid prior to the start of each event. You only pay Game or Tournament Fees if you play in the event.
Tournament and scrimmage game prices are lower for 15U Summer Team players that will also receive priority for each event. Players that do not pay the 15U Summer Team Fee may still be accepted to play n a tournament or scrimmage game as a “guest player” but will pay a higher fee to participate in the event.
TRYOUTS SET FOR VANGUARD & GREAT PARK
Tryouts are set for:
- 5:30 Wednesday May 15 @ Vanguard University, where team practices will be held throughout the summer. Vanguard University is centrally located at 55 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, across from the Orange County Fairgrounds near the 55 and 405 interchange.
- 6:00 PM Monday May 20 @ The Orange County Great Park Sports Complex on Baseball Field 5. OC Great Park is located at 8000 Great Park Blvd, Irvine.
PLAYER REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Players must register online HERE in order to tryout, practice, or play with any Blue Wave team or participate in any Blue Wave Athletics event. There is no cost to register.