8th Grade Baseball

8th Grade Baseball News

Tryouts for 8th grade baseball begin Monday, March 14th.  All players must have a physical, parent consent form, and a concussion form on file to participate.

Tryout schedule:

*Please have rides available at 5:45 each day when inside for tryouts, 5:50 if outside*

Monday 3/14 3:30-5:40

Tuesday 3/15 3:30-5:40 (first cuts made if necessary)

Wednesday 3/16 3:30-5:40

Thursday 3/17 3:30-5:40 (Second Cuts)

Friday 3/18 3:30-5:10, exit interviews if needed from 5:10-5:40, final team selected








Information will be given for schedules, expectations, and philosophy of the coaches.  Please make every effort to have at least one parent at this very important meeting!


Clay Middle School will follow the same rules and regulations as the high schools follow in Indiana.  Therefore, we will be using BBCOR certified bats this season.

It is a policy of the Carmel Clay Schools that no athlete will be permitted to use his/her own safety equipment consisting of batting helmets and catcher’s gear (helmet, chest protector and shin guards).  The equipment will be issued by the Carmel Clay Schools.




Coaching Staff

Head Coach:  Derek Dial

Assistant Coach: Mike Meyer



Contact Information

Derek Dial, Head 8th Grade Baseball Coach

(317)844-7251 ext. 6854


Mike Meyer, Assistant 8th Grade Baseball Coach



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