Join Us at Ledo’s Pizza January 16
The 12U Damascus Cougars Select Baseball team will be holding a Cooperstown fundraiser at Ledo’s Pizza in Damascus on Monday January 16th from 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM. Please come out and support the Cougars and their trip to the Cooperstown National Tournament in Cooperstown New York this summer. Mention the team fundraiser to your server or when you place your order for delivery / carry out and Ledo’s will donate 20% of the profits to the Damascus 12U select baseball team.
UPDATE! Damascus Select Baseball Announce Spring 2017 Tryouts
DSA Select Baseball is pleased to announce open registration to try out for Spring 2017 play. DSA Select hopes to field teams at the 9u through 18u levels, including a 12u team to compete in a national tournament in Cooperstown, NY next spring and an 18u “showcase” team that will play a tournament schedule next summer. Players interested in trying out must register in advance using this link: https://www.youthleaguesusa.com/dsa/16-17/WelcomeTryout.html. Completing the online registration through the YLUSA system speeds check in, ensures that parents have signed the proper releases, and creates a player record that will be used throughout the season As happens from time to time, we may need to change venues, times, or dates due to weather or field conditions. Players registered in the system will be notified directly of any change. Individual team tryouts will be scheduled based on registration numbers and staff and field availability. There is no fee to register for a tryout. If you have questions, please contact Dan Walker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Damascus 11u Select Team Crowned 2016 Champions MABA Piedmont Division!
The 2016 version of the 11u Damascus Cougars (coached by Dave Rizzo) won the Piedmont Division of MABA with a 20-3 record. Coach Rizzo hopes championship will provide a great springboard for the Spring 2017 season, which will include play in a national tournament at Cooperstown, NY.
Front Row w/ Bats: Nick Mezick, Caleb Brewer, Dustin Hottel, Ryan Cooper, Ryan Perry.
Back Row: Coach Dave Brewer, Kyle Sullivan, Cayden Kurz, Khalil Williams, Ryan Gagen, Conor Shiflett, Justin Grimes, John Rizzo, Head Coach Dave Rizzo, Coach Sean Gagen
Damascus 14u Select Team Wins 2016 Mutiny in the Park!
The 2016 version of the 14u Damascus Cougars (coached by Brett Daly) won the Open Division of Mutiny at the Park regional baseball tournament Sunday, by beating the #2 seed, Olney Bucs, 6-4.
Back Row: Coach Gary King, Connor Dorsey, Joe Lokos, Peter Phillips, George Mack, Lee Domer, Andrew Abrams, Justin McDermott, Head Coach Brett Daly
Front Row: Coach Tom Wrublik, Carson Schaefer, Bennett Wrublik, Cameron King, Luke Trythall, Nate Proctor, Parker Silver, Sam Eig
Damascus 13u Select Team Suffers tough Loss in 2016 Mutiny in the Park Championship Game
The 2016 version of the 13u Damascus Cougars (coached by Kevin Hernandez) were Runners Up in the Open Division of Mutiny at the Park regional baseball tournament, losing to the Sykesville Cyclones 10-5. Great effort guys!
Damascus repeats as 14u Montgomery County Champions!
Damascus Select Baseball won the 2015 14u MCBA championship, 7-6 over the Rockville Rockets, giving Damascus back-to-back 14u titles. This year’s champions (above) were coached by John Papuchis and won the post-season tournament in grand style, overcoming an early tournament loss by winning three straight games, including key wins over the #1 seeded Sandy Spring Falcons, and consecutive wins over #5 seeded Rockville Rockets. The 2014 14u champions (below), coached by Dave Retherford, included ten 8th graders who went on to start for their High School teams (5 Varsity, 5 JV) this last spring.
13u Cougars complete 2015 spring season as runners-up for Montgomery County Championship
The 13u Cougars, coached by Brett Daly, ran out of steam, losing the championship game of the 2015 spring post-season 13-1 to the Burtonsville Storm. The Cougars have plenty to be proud of though, winning four consecutive play-off games as the #5 seed to reach the championship game, including a signature win over the #1 seed, Olney Bucs, 9-4.
12u Cougars Bask in the Tradition and Fun of Cooperstown
The 12u Cougars, coached by Kevin Hernandez, say goodbye to the small field in style, by competing at Cooperstown Dream Park.
11u Cougars complete their 2015 Spring Season On a High Note
The 11u Cougars, coached by Joe Hess, lost to the 12u Olney All-Stars in the championship game of their final tournament. The 11u Cougars beat three consecutive 12u teams to advance to the championship game and hope to carry that momentum in the 12u season that will see them participate in a national tournament at Cooperstown Dream Park in July of 2016.
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