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  ♦ ♦ Tomahawks Tryouts ♦ ♦

 The Tomahawks fastpitch softball organization is fielding teams in the 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U, and 18U age groups for the 2014-15 season

Tryouts will be held at the O'Fallon Township High School (OTHS) varsity softball field at the dates and times provided below. Participants should arrive 30 minutes prior to the scheduled tryout time to complete registration requirements. The address for the field is:
308 East 5th Street, O'Fallon IL 62269

 Age Group      Date         Day     Time   
  10U   2 Aug 2014     Sat    9:00 - 11:00 pm
  12U   2 Aug 2014     Sat  1:00 - 4:00pm
  14U  3 Aug 2014     Sun  2:00 - 5:00 pm
  16U   9 Aug 2014      Sat   9:00 - 12:00 pm 
  18U   9 Aug 2014     Sat  1:00 - 4:00 pm

General information regarding age groups for the 2014-15 season:

For travel softball, teams participate in age groups defined in two-year increments. Cut-off dates run in conjunction with the calendar year (Jan 1—Dec 31). The following applies for the 2014-15 season:

10U: Includes players with birthdays in 2004 and 2005
12U: Includes players with birthdays in 2002 and 2003
14U: Includes players with birthdays in 2000 and 2001
16U: Includes players with birthdays in 1998 and 1999
  18U: Includes players with birthdays in 1996 and 1997 

 Example: For a girl turning 13 in Mar 2015, she would qualify for 12U as that is her actual age on
Jan 1st, 2015. Should she turn 13 prior to Jan 1st, 2015, she would have to try out for 14U. See our FAQ button in the left hand column for additional info.

Questions regarding 10U, 12U, and 14U can be directed to Dean Schloer at, or call 520-236-8158

Questions regarding 16U and 18U can be directed to Wayne Bendall at, or call 618-407-5061.

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We invite you to click some of the links on this page to become familiar with our teams' accomplishments, success stories of our players heading to college, and our active community involvement. 

Founded in 2007, the Tomahawks Girls' Fastpitch Softball Organization fields competitive teams in 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U and 18U ASA and NSA Class A and B Divisions. Based in Southwestern Illinois (St. Louis Metro East area), the Tomahawks rosters include players from surrounding towns. They play in summer and fall leagues and participate in tournaments year-round, taking a break only in the Spring (high school) or Fall (junior high) to allow players to suit up for their respective school teams. The Tomahawk's goal each year is to qualify for National Tournaments through a foundation of commitment, determination, focus, self-discipline and teamwork. 

Questions about the Tomahawks organization?  Don't hesitate to contact:
Wayne Bendall, President and Co-Founder