GEMS Travel Softball Teams

The GEMS are a part-time program that is offered to girls from the 8U to 13U level. GEMS players between the 9U and 13U level tryout for their teams at the end of the season in August. The GEMS 8U level tryouts are held in May during the current house league season. All of the GEMS teams will play in competitive travel softball tournaments held during the summer. The GEMS program is an additional cost to the OLB house league fees.

For more information you can visit the Oak Lawn GEMS webpage at:

GEMS Tryouts 2017/18

The Oak Lawn Gems girls fast pitch travel organization will be holding tryouts at the Spartan Athletic Complex located at 93rd and Kostner in Oak Lawn. Please bring your equipment (helmets, bats, gloves and catcher's gear) along with something to drink.

Tryouts are as follows:

Sunday August 6th

14U - Field 1 9:00am -10:30am

10U -  Field 3 9:00am -10:30am

16U/18U - Field 1 10:30am -12:00pm

12U - Field 3 10:30am -12:00pm

Tuesday August 8th

14U Field 1 6:00pm - 7:30pm

10U Field 3 6:00pm - 7:30pm

16U/18U Field 1 7:30pm - 9:00pm

12U Field 3 7:30pm - 9:00pm


Any questions or if you cannot attend the dates due to vacation please email or call Brian Scapardine or (708)204-1982.

For any weather related issues on tryouts visit our website for details

We look forward to seeing everyone at the tryouts!!!!!!


*All please arrive 20 minutes before scheduled try out time for sign in etc…..