Great Lakes Baseball Academy will be running Select Spring Teams for the upcoming 2022 season. 

The Lumberjacks spring program has been designed to create an environment for athletes to compete and grow in practice and games before the summer association season begins.




Player Package Includes

10 team practices
2 tournaments
6 small group sessions (position specific)
Two coaches per team


Creekside Showdown  |  Kansas City, MO  |  April 9th - 10th

CIS Tournament of Champions  |  Des Moines, IA  |  April 23rd - 24th



Practice shirt
Team hat



$750 per player​
**There is a one-time uniform fee of $45 for players new to the academy.


The purpose of tryouts is to assess an individual player’s abilities and to place them on the appropriate team so they may compete, grow, and enjoy playing alongside players at their skill level.

No player will be placed on a team until they have completed the tryout process.


Day 1 - Saturday, February 12th, 2022
Day 2 - Sunday, February 13th, 2022


Day 1 - Saturday - 6:15pm-8:00pm
Day 2 - Sunday - 10:00am-2:00pm
               10:00am-12:00pm  9U-11U players
               12:00pm-2:00pm  12U-14U players


Day 1 - Concordia University Sports Dome
Day 2 - Great Lakes Baseball Academy (Woodbury)

  • All players must attend both tryouts.

  • Great Lakes coaches will run the tryout process.

  • All players will stretch/catch together as an academy during their tryout. 

  • All players will be evaluated in the following areas (infield, outfield, hitting, and pitching).

  • All players should be in full uniform (hat, shirt, baseball pants, tennis shoes).

What to Expect

Rosters will be posted by Friday, February 19th, 2022.


Tryout fee is $55 if you pre-register; $65 for walk-ups


Practice Schedule

March 6th

    9u-11u 3p-5p  |  12u-13u 5:00p-7:00p  |  14u 7:00p-9:00p

March 12th

    9u-11u 8:00a-10:00a  |  12u-13u 10:00a-12:00p  |  14u 12:00p-2:00p

March 19th

    9u-12u 5:00p-6:45p   |  13u-14u 6:15p-8:00p


March 26th

    9u-12u 5:00p-6:45p  |  13u-14u 6:15p-8:00p

April 2nd
    9u-11u 8:00a-10:00a  |  12u-13u 10:00a-12:00p  |  14u 12:00p-2:00p

April 7th 

    9u-11u 5:00p-6:30p  |  12u-14u 6:30p-8:00p  (Arden and Woodbury)

April 14th

    9u-11u 5:00p-6:30p  |  12u-14u 6:30-8  (Arden and Woodbury)

April 16th
    9u-11u 8:00a-10:00a  |  12u-13u 10:00a-12:00p  |  14u 12:00p-2:00p

April 21st

    9u-11u 5:00p-6:30p  |  12-14 6:30p-8:00p (Arden and Woodbury)

Small Group Schedule

    9u-11u  |  6:00p-7:00p

    12u-14u  |  7:00p-8:00p

Woodbury                                      Arden Hills

Monday, April 11                                 Monday, April 11

Infield Session                                     Catching Session

Wednesday, April 13                           Wednesday, April 13

Catching Session                                Infield Session

Monday, April 18                                 Monday, April 18

Infield Session                                     Catching Session

Wednesday, April 20                           Wednesday, April 20

Catching Session                                Infield Session

Monday, April 25                                 Monday, April 25

Infield Session                                     Catching Session

Monday, April 27                                 Monday, April 27

Catching Session                                Infield Session