2017 Trailblazer Series
16U/12U girls baseball tourney to be held April 13-16 at MLB Youth Academy in Compton
USA Baseball and Major League Baseball are excited to launch a new baseball tournament for girls in the greater Los Angeles area built around Jackie Robinson Day. Approximately 100 girls will have an unprecedented opportunity to participate in the inaugural Trailblazer Series. The event will take place over four days, will include competitive play, instruction, community outreach and a visit with the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.
Trailblazer Series Player Application
The event will include two divisions: 16U and 12U. Girls will have the opportunity to be coached and instructed by some of the nation's top female baseball players, including Team USA alumni. Athletes are asked to apply to participate and will be notified in the coming weeks upon confirmation of their entry in the program.
The event is now full and no longer accepting applications.
Trailblazer Series info:
- To be held April 13-16 at Major League Baseball's Youth Academy in Compton, California
- Trailblazer Series participants' expenses to be covered.
- Participants will have the opportunity to learn from some of the current and former Women's National Team players and select guests and dignitaries.
2017 Trailblazer Series schedule*:
Thursday, April 13
- All players arrive and register: 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Friday, April 14
- Games and instruction: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday, April 15
- Games: 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
- Participants attend Jackie Robinson Day festivities at Dodger Stadium (Game time: 6:10 p.m.)
Sunday, April 16
- Departures: 6 a.m.-12 p.m.
*Trailblazer Series times are subject to change.