Blue Wave is now conducting open tryouts for Fall-Winter 2019 Irvine-based club baseball teams as follows:

BLUE WAVE 11U

Coach Ricky Navarro
(714) 270-4795

This is a new team with Coach Ricky Navarro, a local high school and collegiate standout player with a passion for developing young baseball players.

Blue Wave 11U will practice twice weekly at the OC Great Park for the Fall-Winter season that runs through December with tournaments twice monthly depending on pitching and the team’s initial competitive level.

Overall goal is to develop a highly competitive team over next two years that will attend Cooperstown tournament as a 12U team in the summer of 2021.

Great opportunity to play for a top young coach!

COST

Cost is $200 per month training fee. Local tournaments are $70 each, scrimmage games are typically $10 to $15 each. Uniforms and spirit wear are additional costs.

NEXT TRYOUT DATES

Open Tryouts will be held from 6:30-8:30 PM MON AUG 5, 12, 19 & 26th @ Orange County Great Park Baseball Field 3, 8000 Great Park Boulevard, Irvine.

 

BLUE WAVE 12U

Coach Carlos Cornejo – (949) 683-3453 – carlos@bluewaveathletics.com

Coached by former Mater Dei high school standout player Coach Carlos Cornejo, Blue Wave 12U practices twice weekly at the OC Great Park for the Fall-Winter season. This team plays local tournaments twice each month as well as local scrimmage games.

Cornejo played four years on scholarship at Curry College in Boston and also served for several years as assistant varsity coach at Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana.

COST

Cost is $200 per month training fee. Local tournaments are $70 each, scrimmage games are typically $10 to $15 each. Uniforms and spirit wear are additional costs.

TRYOUT DATES

Open Tryouts will be held from 6:30-8:30 PM MON 19 & 26th @ Orange County Great Park Baseball Field 3, 8000 Great Park Boulevard, Irvine.

 

BLUE WAVE 13U

Coach Chris Reiland heads up the Blue Wave 13U team that also practices twice weekly and plays local tournaments every two weeks through the Fall-Winter season.

Reiland is a highly experienced Club team coach and is focused on developing players for the next level as his players move up in field size and competition level.

COST

Cost is $225 per month training fee. Local tournaments are $75 each, scrimmage games are typically $10 to $15 each. Uniforms and spirit wear are additional costs.

TRYOUT DATES

Open Tryouts will be held 4:30-6:30 PM MON AUG 19 & 26th @ Orange County Great Park Baseball Field 3, 8000 Great Park Boulevard, Irvine.

 

BLUE WAVE 14U

Coach Aron Garcia – (562) 301-6516 or aronbaseball@yahoo.com 

Northwood High School assistant varsity Coach Aron Garcia heads up Blue Wave’s highly acclaimed High School Player Development Program and 14U team for 8th graders that want to spend the next year preparing for high school baseball.

This team practices at OC Great Park and Northwood High School, also plays competitive tournaments every two weeks. This is a highly competitive Majors level team and with one of the top coaches in Southern California.

COST

Cost is $225 per month training fee. Local tournaments are $75 each, scrimmage games are typically $10 to $15 each. Uniforms and spirit wear are additional costs.

TRYOUT DATES

Open Tryouts will be held 5-7 PM MON AUG 5, 12, 19 & 26th @ Orange County Great Park Baseball Field 6, 8000 Great Park Boulevard, Irvine.@ OC Great Park Baseball Field 6

 

BLUE WAVE 15U – FRESHMEN

COACH ARON GARCIA

Blue Wave 15U is for incoming freshmen high school players (Grad year 2023) that want to get a jump on their high school season with live game action on Sundays and weekly hitting sessions with Northwood Assistant Coach Aron Garcia.

Play 10 nine-inning AABC wood-bat league games on Sundays on select Orange County fields with 0ptional showcase tournaments available, such as the Under Armour Southwest Classic in October, Cory Lidle Memorial Thanksgiving Classic in November, and the USA Premier Xmas Classic in December.

COST

Cost is $599 per position player for the three-month season (SEPT, OCT & NOV), including 10 league games and 10 weekly hitting sessions at Northwood High School with Coach Garcia. Season fee can be made in three payments of $225 each due on SEPT 1, OCT 1 & NOV 1, 2019.

TRYOUT DATES

Open Tryouts will be held 6-8 PM MON 19 & 26th @ Orange County Great Park Baseball Field 6, 8000 Great Park Boulevard, Irvine.@ OC Great Park Baseball Field 6

 

BLUE WAVE 16U – JUNIOR VARSITY

Coach Spencer Ludin
spencerhl12@cox.net
(714) 393-6231

Blue Wave 16U is for incoming sophomores (2022) and Juniors (2021) that want to play at a high JV to Varsity level with Beckman High School JV Coach Spencer Ludin.

Play 10 nine-inning AABC wood-bat league games on Sundays on select Orange County fields in September through November with weekly hitting sessions with Coach Ludin.

Optional showcase tournaments are also available, such as the Under Armour Southwest Classic in October, Cory Lidle Memorial Thanksgiving Classic in November, and the USA Premier Xmas Classic in December.

COST

Cost is $599 per position player for the three-month season (SEPT, OCT & NOV), including 10 league games and 10 weekly hitting sessions at Northwood High School with Coach Garcia. Season fee can be made in three payments of $225 each due on SEPT 1, OCT 1 & NOV 1, 2019.

TRYOUT DATES

Open Tryouts will be held 6-8 PM MON 19 & 26th @ Orange County Great Park Baseball Field 6, 8000 Great Park Boulevard, Irvine.@ OC Great Park Baseball Field 6

 

BLUE WAVE 18U – VARSITY

Blue Wave 18U is for varsity level players regardless of grad year.

This team plays in the top 18U AABC Connie Mack fall wood bat league in the western region with Coach Wyatt Haccou, a former Orange County high school standout and Blue Wave alumn who played at Goldenwest College and Biola.

COST

Play 10 nine-inning AABC wood-bat league games on Sundays on select Orange County fields in September through November for $399 per position player. The “games only” season fee can be made in three payments of $150 each due on SEPT 1, OCT 1 & NOV 1, 2019.

OPTIONAL SHOWCASES

Optional showcase tournaments are also available, such as the Under Armour Southwest Classic in October, Cory Lidle Memorial Thanksgiving Classic in November, and the USA Premier Xmas Classic in December.

TYOUT DATES

Open Tryouts will be held 7-9 PM MON 19 & 26th @ Orange County Great Park Baseball Field 6, 8000 Great Park Boulevard, Irvine.@ OC Great Park Baseball Field 6

 

REGISTER NOW TO TRYOUT

All players must register online at www.bluewaveathletics.com/register in order to tryout or participate in a practice or game.

There is no cost to register.

For more information on any of these teams and tryouts, contact Steve Kruse @ (949)M202-7748 or steve@bluewaveathletics.com