Lexington Legends and Florence Y’all tryouts start in two weeks

The two teams are hosting tryouts for their squads set to play in the "Battle of the Bourbon Trail"


LEXINGTON, KY (Legends/Florence PR) –

The Battle of the Bourbon Trail is 38 games of high-caliber baseball, made up of four teams. Two from Florence and two from Lexington. Rosters will be compiled based on tryouts. that will take place in Florence on Monday, July 20th at 9AM and in Lexington on Wednesday, July 22nd beginning at 8AM. *All four teams’ coaches will be at both tryouts*.

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Games will take place every Wednesday through Sunday beginning July 31st and ending September 13th, with a potential 3-game playoff series to follow. Games will be held at both UC Health Stadium in Florence, KY and at Whitaker Bank Ballpark in Lexington, KY. All teams will rotate, depending on the day.

COST: The non-refundable cost to tryout is $100. Should you make a team, your $100 will be put towards your dues. Dues are $500 total and include entry to the Battle of the Bourbon Trail and uniforms.


  • Open to all, 18 years and older
  • Players will be responsible for transportation to games in both Lexington and Florence.
  • Players will be responsible for their own housing.
  • Every individual needs to have their own insurance. Be ready to provide this information and a copy of your insurance card.
  • Any one who wishes to try out must bring a negative COVID-19 test result with them. *The test needs to have been administered after July 14th*

Follow this link to sign up!

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Bryan Kennedy hails from the Bluegrass State. He was born and raised in Owensboro, KY where he graduated from Apollo High School in 2006. Bryan graduated from the University of Kentucky with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Spanish in 2010. He also received his master's degree in Sports Media and Branding from Western Kentucky University. While at UK, Bryan was the general manager of the on-campus TV station. He also did sports reporting, anchoring, producing and even the weather for UK Student News Network. While working for UKSNN, he also had the pleasure of covering Coach John Calipari's first press conference when he was introduced as the new head coach of the Kentucky Wildcats; easily one of his favorite moments as a young sports reporter. Before coming to ABC 36, Bryan was a morning anchor and reporter at WXXV News 25, our sister station in Gulfport, MS. He anchored more than four hours of news every day, including morning shows on NBC and Fox. While down south, Bryan had the opportunity to cover the Sugar Bowl, New Orleans Saints and the New Orleans Pelicans. After spending a little more than two years at WXXV, Bryan is extremely excited to return home. In his spare time, Bryan enjoys playing sports, especially rugby. He also enjoys crossfitting and watching sports (obviously). He's extremely excited to cover Central Kentucky. Feel free to say hello and send story ideas toBKennedy@wtvq.com