The American Legion baseball Blue Springs Post 499 Fike team will be conducting tryouts for its senior team 10 a.m.-noon Saturday and 1-3 p.m. Sunday at the Hidden Valley Baseball Complex. This team will play in two or three fall college showcase tournaments and a full American Legion schedule in the summer of 2015 – league, tournaments and postseason.

To try out for the senior team, players must have been born in 1996 or later. Players must be attending Blue Springs South High School, Grain Valley High School (and live closer to South than Blue Springs or Oak Grove high schools) or a private school in the South area. If a player lives in the Fike area, he cannot try out for another Legion team he did not attend the Fike tryout first. Call Jim Moran at 816-225-2015 for more information.

The Blue Springs Rod’s Sports A’s will have their tryouts 1:30-3:30 p.m. Aug. 9-10, 16-17 at Blue Springs High School. Call Mike Rooney at 816-289-3153 for information.