UNDER CONSTRUCTION
Your Subtitle text
Home of 14U Kansas City LOOKOUTS
FALL 2013 & SPRING 2014 TRYOUTS:
  • Looking for strong Pitchers who have playmaking capabilities in the infield or speed in the outfield
  • Saturday July 27th 10am-1pm at Waterwell Sports Complex, Field #2
    • The park is southeast of the intersection of Briarcliff Parkway & 9 Hwy (just north of Downtown KC)
    • The name of the outer road is NW Tullison but be careful trying to use GPS with this street name
  • Current Lookouts need to wear their black jerseys
  • Call or email Sean with any questions 816-284-7622 or coach@kc-lookouts.com






World Series UPDATES:

  • All players need to be in Omaha by 11:30
  • Our TEAM check-in is at 12:00 @ Mid-America Center, arrive in full uniform 30 minutes before noon
  • We will move to the Skills Competition @ CB Sports Complex (3 minutes away) right after check-in is completed
  • We will meet at 5:30 @ Werner Park for the Opening Ceremonies (Werner Park is 30 minutes from CB Sports Complex)
  • We will NOT get our brackets until the coaches meeting at 10:00am on Wednesday.
  • Miscellaneous Fees & Expenses to expect:
    • Admission is $8 per adult and $6 per child (6-12)...no admission fee for Opening Ceremonies
      • There are World Series Week Long passes available for $25 and $20 respectively
    • I have purchased the Trading Pens the boys will exchange with other teams but your son will need to have a way to mount them, WS will gladly sell you towels and lanyards for those
    • They want us in uniforms at check-in for photos, there will be some very cool/unique picture options available 
  • There is no shade at CB Sports Complex and less seating than you would expect.  Bring canopies and chairs as applicable.
  • Most games are at CB Sports Complex BUT there are games at 3 other Parks all of which are in Omaha, not Council Bluffs...as soon as we have the schedule (probably noon on Wednesday) we will update everyone as to the locations
  • Bring all THREE jersey tops and as many pants as you have.  In addition to the standard team pants any white pants (preferably with red piping) will be acceptable.  All the hotels have laundry accommodations so bring quarters and detergent.

WORLD SERIES "AA":
  • July 10-14 at Council Bluffs Sports Complex (three locations)
    • Mid-America Center for team check-in (will provide exact time later)
      • For a GPS address use 1 Arena Way, Council Bluffs, IA 51501
    • Werner Park for Opening Ceremonies; 6-8pm July 10th
      • For a GPS address use 12356 Ballpark Way, Papillion, NE 68046
    • Council Bluffs Sports Complex for skills competition and tournament games
      • For a GPS address use 3000 Richard Downing Ave., Council Bluffs, IA 51501
  • Hotel accommodations
    • A block of rooms have been set aside at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites @ Ameristar
      • Call the hotel directly at 712-322-5050 and mention KC-Lookouts
      • They have set aside 12 double queen rooms and 3 king w/sofa sleeper rooms
      • With this hotel there are no penalties for cancelling reservations or leaving early, a risk with single elimination brackets and prepaid rooms
      • Breakfast is included and there are four restaurants that you can walk to in the casino
      • They provide shuttle service to any destination within 5 miles; that includes the ballfields, AMC movie theatre and many other restaurants
      • For a GPS address use 2202 River Road, Council Bluffs, IA 51501
    • You do NOT have to book a room in this hotel.  These rooms do cost a little more than some other options in the area but the other hotels could not fit most of the team in the right type of rooms.
  • Skills competition
    • The skills competition starts at 12:30 on July 10th so arrange your schedule to be there in time for that...I will provide more information on that later
  • Tournament games
    • The games start July 11th @ 8am...I will provide more information on that later



PRACTICE:

  • Wednesday outdoor practices from 6-8:30pm at Englewood Park at the 2nd baseball field
    • For a GPS address use 740 NE Englewood Road, KCMO 64118
  • Sunday outdoor practices from 1-3pm at Englewood Park (subject to tournament schedule)

Website Builder