Wildcats News · Tryouts are Right Around the Corner!

With spring right around the corner baseball and softball seasons are quickly approaching. Both teams are looking for well rounded athletes, who are willing to work hard and love the sport just as much as they do. They are always excited to meet new players eager to learn and grow! Hanover Central has had many amazing baseball and softball players who went on to continue their career into college. Hanover has had great teams in the past and can’t wait to see what this year’s teams have to bring!


Baseball tryouts are quickly approaching. In a little under a month tryouts will begin. Baseball tryouts will be held Monday, March 15th. They will also take place Tuesday, March 16th. All players looking to play this season are expected to be at practices and conditioning before tryouts. Our baseball team is filled with amazing seniors who are always ready to pass down their knowledge to new players. Keep an eye for updates on the schoology homepage for what time tryouts will be held at. For more information contact Coach Bridges. 


Right after tryouts their season takes off! Their first scrimmage will be Thursday, March 25th, against Boone Groove. This game will be held at Boone Groove. Five short days later, they will play their first game of the season. This game will be Tuesday, March 30th, against the Crown Point Bulldogs. Come out and cheer on your fellow Wildcats and help them bring home their first win of the season!


Softball tryouts are coming up in just three weeks. The first day of tryouts is on Tuesday, March 9th (time undecided). There have been conditioning workouts for the past month on trying to get all the future players ready for the season. The conditioning is on Tuesdays and Thursdays at different times depending on the coach. The conditioning will be held in the field house. The seniors are welcoming anyone interested in playing softball this year with opening arms. Coach Sam is ecstatic to have so many new players joining him this season. He is looking forward to starting soon, since there wasn’t a season last year. With any further questions make sure to email Sam Antkiewicz or ask any of the seniors. The first game for the Varsity Softball team will be on Monday, March 29th at 4:30 pm at Munster High School. Come out and watch the new Wildcats in action as they bring home that first win!