Amsterdam softball hosts skills training

AMSTERDAM — Amsterdam Girls Softball will again this summer provide free skills training and pick-up games this summer at Shuttleworth Park. All girls 18 and under are invited. Skills training will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 on designated evenings, followed by picking teams and playing games at 6:30 p.m.. Girls do not have to participate in one in order to participate in the other. On Saturday dates the times will be 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 for skills, followed by games at 10:30. Tentative skills and pick-up will be held on the following dates:

Mondays July 16, 23, 30, Aug. 13, and 20; Thursdays July 19, 26, Aug. 9, 16 and 23; and Saturdays Aug. 4, 11, and 18. Log into for any changes/additions.

Signups for fall and summer travel can be made on these dates or by emailing and providing your name, date of birth and contact information.

Tryouts will be held for U-10 and U-12 on Aug. 5 at 6 p.m. and U-14U, U-16 and U-18 tryouts will be on Aug. 6. Anyone planning on attending tryouts, or who cannot make those dates, should contact us by email to assure that anyone who cannot make those dates has an opportunity to be included.

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