Thunderbirds junior program looking for prospects


Tryouts begin on Sunday for the 2009-10 Canadian Thunderbirds and Ontario T-birds elite team baseball programs for players 14, 16, 17, and 18 and under age groups.

The tryouts are also for players wishing to participate in the Thunderbirds fall programs, as well as the teams’ winter player development activities. Tryout dates are listed on the organizations website – www.canadianthunderbirds.com and www.ontariotbirds.com.

All tryouts are being held at Bernie Arbour Stadium in Hamilton on Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Tryouts for the 14 and 16 and under age groups begin Sunday at 9 a.m. and on Tuesdays beginning at 6 p.m.

Tryouts for the 17 and 18 and under age groups begin Sunday at noon and on Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Additional information for junior programs up to age 16 is available by calling 905-574-1173 or email thunderbirds@quickclic.net.

For the senior programs up to age 18, telephone 416-989-6263 or email lynn12@telus.blackberry.net.