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Northern ICE

2020 Northern ICE Tryouts 

$20 Registration Fee to tryout for 13U, 14U, 15U, 16U or 18U.

8U, 9U, 10U, 11U & 12U are free tryouts. 

*Registration Fee includes the cost of the Tryout Shirt and Refreshments.
Also DIPT (Deep Impact Performance Training) independent timing of:
Home to 1st, Ball Exit Speed, Overhand Throwing and Shuttle time

600 N. Main St.
Wauconda, IL 60084

Rick Eklund

2020 Northern ICE Coaches
  9U/10U Rick Eklund  Begin in November
  Developmental Team
Looking for Players
  12U Rick Eklund Greg Pease / Megan McCabe
  14U Anthony Rocco Stephanie Bonaguidi
  Looking for Pitcher and an
Outfielder with Offensive skills
  16U Katie McKay Maycee Ward
  Looking for Pitcher
Please contach me at
  18U Hillary O'Donnell Giana Montalbano
  Looking for Pitchers & a Catcher
  18U Steve Kram Jay Druml / Jessica Turner
  18U  Steve Goluch Kelly Cummings / Dan Ruggles
  Looking for a Pitcher or an Impact player.
Contact Coach 847-707-4646


 Teams are filling fast! Show up to earlier dates to claim your spot! 

Tryouts Schedule

  For the Following Tryout Dates:  

Sign up using the TRYOUT SIGNUP tab above

  Include Player Name, Birthdate & Position(s)  

Age  Start   End Field 
TBD 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
 TBD 6:00PM 8:00PM 3
 TBD 8:00PM 10:00PM 1
 TBD 8:00PM 10:00PM 3


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ICE-007 11U Team Highlights

Champions USSSA Summer Celebration 12U

Champions Triple Crown OKC Tournament Bracket

Champions Thrills and Skills Tournament

2nd Place Heritage Classic USSSA State Qualifier 12U

2nd Place Heritage Classic USSSA National Qualifier

3rd Place Storm Dayz USSSA 12U Open (best 11U finisher)


Northern ICE 14U Team Highlights

Champions Algonquin Aces Fall Fling Tournament

Champions McHenry Warrior Take a Swing at Cancer Tournament

2nd Place USSSA Ice Summer Celebration 

3rd Place USSSA Sycamore Storm Dayz 

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Congratulations Leyden Atlas!  Verbal Committment to Rutgers Scarlet Knights Softball!

BIG 10!!!  Awesome job!

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Steve Kram 14U team ran a round robin in October at Cook Park for the Wounded Warrior Project and donated all proceeds to this Project!  A special thanks to all who helped make this a successful fund raiser for such a great cause.

Here is a special thanks from the Director of the Wounded Warrior Project:



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Congratulations Northern ICE 14U Elite team!  Champions of the Memorial Day Classic!

Created on 06/01/2016 at 2:20:19 PM

Congratulations Taylor Danielson for verbally committing with 

Congratulations Jessica Lauret for signing with PURDUE UNIVERSITY BOILERMAKERS SOFTBALL!!


Congratulations Tori Williams for signing with


Congratulations Michaela Schumacher for signing with UPPER IOWA UNIVERSITY PEACOCKS SOFTBALL!!


Congratulations Jamie Stevens for signing with TUFTS UNIVERSITY JUMBO SOFTBALL!!


Congratulations EMMA BARTZ for verbally committing to NORTHWESTERN WILDCATS SOFTBALL!!

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Congratulations on the 16U Elite team winning the Mr. Freeze Tournament this past weekend in Fort Wayne IN.  If you want more details click on the TEAM PAGE

Created on 01/25/2016 at 2:22:08 PM

Good luck ICE ladies during your High School seasons!!!

Created on 03/16/2015 at 7:52:47 PM

Congratulations to the following 2015 18U players that have recently committed to college!!!

  • Kenzi Sancken on your Verbal committment to University of Northern Iowa!!!  Go Panthers!!

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Congratulations to the following ladies:

Lisa Semro  - Macalester College
Kaylee Grant  - Princeton University
Jamie Deering  - Clarke University
Kelsey Borders  - The University of Findlay
Angela Scalzitti  - DePaul University
Former ICE players
Raegan Fingerman  - Ripon College
Annie McClelland  - University of Wisconsin - Parkside
Loren Krzysko  - University of Arkansas
Lyndsey Efflandt  - Yale
Megan Sowa  - Drake
Megan Hedstrom  - University of North Dakota
Jaclyn Lilek  - University of North Dakota
Kelsea Cichocki  - Western Michigan University


Ladies job well done!  All the hard work over the years in maintaining excellence in your school work.  Also achieving accolades on the softball fields, showcasing the skills that took you many years of hard work to attain.  Nothing in life comes easy but you young ladies know that and relish the next step of your lives.  Good luck in all your future endeavors!!

Created on 02/18/2014 at 11:03:36 PM

PGF Nationals Update
Northern ICE 18U Premier tied for 13th at the PGF Premier Nationals!  Highest finish by an Illinois team.  Congratulations Ladies!!!
Northern ICE 18U Premier is 5-1 in California as bracket play continues. Victorious over California Thunder
with a score of 5-0.  Keep the wins coming!  Next game is Thursday 12:45CDT.  Catch the live game feed at:
Northern ICE 18U Premier is 4-1 in California as bracket play continues. Victorious over Orland Park Sparks
with a score of 5-1. Way to go ladies!

Created on 07/31/2013 at 2:13:03 PM

Northern ICE Calendar
August 2019