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2014 Area Code Showdown Tryout Information


The unique aspect of this tryout is that players try out for one or more of the following at the same time.

  • Top players from the ACSD, will be invited to the prestigious “Top 100” Showcase Jamboree at Reno Aces Stadium in September!

  • NTIS - the National Team Identification Series for USA Baseball

  • Area Code Showdown – the actual Showdown

  • USA Baseball Northern California Representative covering ACSD

  • Arizona Fall Classic Teams

  • College Recruiting

  • BAWS identification as ACSD and BAWS are partner

  • Area Code Tryout Personal Bids – we will look for players who need to be at the Area Code tryouts, which is the premier showcase event all year!

Registration and Event Fee

The cost to tryout is $25. The cost for Area Code Showdown is $225, for those selected, the $25 from the tryout will be applied to the total cost, bringing it down to $200. 

Showdown Alumni

 Channing Nesbitt (Bishop O’Dowd – Washington), Dylan Hecht (Foothill – UC Santa Barbara), Brett Barbier (San Ramon – Cal Poly), Anthony Villa (San Ramon – St. Mary’s), Dan Gallagher (Monte Vista – UC Davis), Sawyer Gieseke (Las Lomas – USF), Jason Seever (Castro Valley – Santa Clara), Jesse Lewis (Alameda – UC San Diego), Daniel Jackson (Amador Valley – Long Beach St), Michael Echavia (Amador Valley – Univ of Hawaii), Luke Huerta (Castro Valley – Santa Clara), Justin Flatt (DeLa Salle – UC San Diego), Vince Fernandez (Granada – UC Riverside), Ray Bartolomucci (DeLa Salle – Valparaiso), Marcus Williams (Bishop O’Dowd – Cal St East Bay), Lucas Halstead (Monte Vista – UOP), Andres Sebek (Berkeley – Cal Poly), Cameron Cotton (Athenian – Cal Poly), Dom Miroglio (Bishop O’Dowd – UCLA), John Tierney (Bishop O’Dowd – Cal St East Bay), Austin Dondanville (DeLa Salle – Cal Poly), Jamey Smart (Athenian – LMU), Austin Piscotty (Amador Valley – St Mary’s), Jeremiah Moore (VC Roseville – Sac St), Zach Wallace (DeLa Salle – UCSD), Cameron Santos (California – Chico St), Blaine Jarvis (Las Lomas – Cal Poly), Ryan Freitas (DeLa Salle – Seattle Univ), Blake Billinger (St Francis – Florida International), Weston Hatten (Clovis West – Washington St), and Caleb Van Blake (Benicia – UC Davis).

Showdown Details

  • Area Code Showdown scouts will gather lists of the top players in the 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 grad years.
  • Area Code Showdown prospects will receive an invitation to the Showdown Tryouts – 3/23, 4/27, 5/4, 5/10 or 5/18 (check back here for details).
  • Prospects must attend one of the ACSD tryouts – video the video from 2013, then register to tryout.
  • 2014 Area Code Showdown rosters will be posted online.
  • The 2014 ACSD will be a two-day tourney event to crown a winner!
  • The third day will be a recruiter’s dream- MINI SHOWCASE and also THE ACSD ALL STAR GAME at each level!

Extended Spring Training League

Players Selected for 2014 Area Code Showdown

Area Code Showdown Begins