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12U All-American Games

The pipeline to the USA Softball National Team Program!

Announcing the 4th Annual 12-Under All-American Games. This years event will be held August 13-16th at the Hall of Fame Stadium. 

Here is the direct link to the national site with ALL information of the event and participant eligibility.

TRYOUTS Are currently postponed until further notice

Date: Saturday March 28th, 2020
Location:  National Sports Center
Time: 6:00-9:00pm

Date: Sunday, April 4th, 2020
Location:  Settlers Park, Hanover
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Coaching Candidates

If you are interested in coaching please email Tom Bye at and I will send you an application. We will be selecting one coach from each state.  Four total.

Thank you

Tom Bye

Before registering please read entire eligibility requirements.  Here is a part of them.

Each Region is responsible to select athletes and coaches to represent their region. All selection processes must meet basic requirements as outlined below:

Eligibility Requirements:

1. Must be on an USA Softball Registered Team for the 2020 season
2. Must be age eligible for the 12u Division
3. Each team is limited to 4 players from the same travel team. If more than 4 players from the same travel team are selected as All-Americans, they must be distributed as evenly as possible among that Region’s teams.

Hello Softball Families,

Flexx Softball once again has the privilege of hosting tryouts for the 12U All-American Games.  If you are not familiar, the USA Softball All-American Games is a prestigious tournament to be hosted at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City. This event will provide National exposure to elite athletes in the 12U age division and has been designed to identify and highlight the best athletes from across the country.

Minnesota is part of Region 8 which includes North and South Dakota and Wisconsin.  We will be selecting 2 teams, 15 on each (30 players and 4 coaches total) to represent our region. 

Recommended Team Make-up:

(3) Pitchers, (3) Catchers, (3) Infield, (3) Outfield, (3) Utility

North and South Dakota will be Selecting 5 players= (1) pitcher, (1) catcher, (1) infielder, (1) outfielder, (1) utility player, i.e. 2nd base.

Minnesota and Wisconsin will be Selecting 10 players= (2) pitchers, (2) catchers, (2) infielders, (2) outfielders, (2) utility players, i.e. 2nd base.   We will then divide them between the two teams.  Please keep in mind there may be more than two pitchers selected in Minnesota.  However, only 2 will be designated as a pitcher and the others based on their athleticism to play in multiple positions.

Each Association is able to set their own guidelines for selection to the USA Softball All-American Team. However, all participants must meet the following guidelines:

Designation to a USA Softball All-American team is the highest honor a player can receive and instantly brands the player as one of the top athletes in the United States. Only 360 girls Nationwide will have the opportunity to wear the USA Softball Jersey at this elite event.

Measurable Test and Results

  • Speed
  • Arm Strength
  • Exit Velocity
  • Catchers Pop Time
  • Pitchers Velocity
  • Skill Testing
  • Player Profile
  • Recruitment Locker