Wilton travel softball tryouts this Sunday

The Wilton Baseball and Softball Association (WBSA) is holding tryouts for the 2015 Wilton Fastpitch Softball 10U, 12U, 14U and 16U travel teams on Sunday, Aug. 10.

The tryouts will take place at Middlebrook Middle School (131 School Road), at the softball fields behind the school and next to the tennis courts. Tryout times are at 1 p.m. for 10U, 2 p.m. for 12U, and 3 p.m. for 14U and 16U. A second tryout will be held on Sunday, Sept. 7.

Eligible girls must be between the ages of eight and 16 as of Dec. 31, 2014. Girls trying out for 16U team must have been born in 1998 or 1999; 14U in 2000 or 2001; 12U in 2002 or 2003; and 10U in 2004-2006.

The season will run from early June through the end of July, culminating in the end-of-season Fairfield County Fastpitch Softball League (FCFSL) championship. Indoor workouts will take place from January through March.

Professional coaches will provide detailed, age-appropriate instruction to assist the players in developing their fastpitch softball skills. The teams will play approximately 22-30 games each and hold practices once or twice a week depending on the week’s game schedule.

On-line registration is open on the WBSA website at the wbsa.com. No payment is necessary for the tryout. For more information, email thewbsa@gmail.com.