Battle to be the best in the nation
Battling for the title of top team in the country are the Diamond Sports Hotshots from Texas and Georgia Impact Langston. The match pits two teams against each other who took very different paths to get to the Championship Game.
The much-hyped DS Hotshots lived up to their billing, going undefeated against the following teams:
Absolute Blast 8-0
Firecrackers Lopez 5-2
Corona Angels Carter 4-1
Firecrackers Brashear-Allan 5-3
OC Batbusters Flores 6-3
East Cobb Bullets 11-6
Meanwhile, Georgia Impact Langston won their first 2 games, but had to fight their way out of the loser’s bracket to get to the final game.
Texas Blaze Soriano – 5-0
Loss to OC Batbusters Flores 2-3
Birmingham Bolts 3-0
Firecrackers Brashear Allan 4-2
OC Batbusters Flores 7-1
Beverly Bandits 6-0
Beverly Bandits 6-4
The game will start at 1:30pm July 28 on Fox Sports West Prime Ticket, Comcast (Tape Delayed) and streamed live on FloSoftball.
Good luck to both teams!
For many young softball players, we’re getting into the heart of the season. Recreational leagues will soon have their tournaments, travel teams will try to qualify for National Tournaments and the eyes of college coaches will be looking for the talent they need to fill their future roster.
Parents, coaches and teammates have high expectations and hopes of glory. All of this turns up the pressure on young ladies who aren’t even old enough to vote, or even drive.
In the first of our 3-part interview, Firecrackers Coach Sean Brashear talks with Softball Nation about how softball players can prepare for the pressure of playing on a bigger stage.
The Houston PGF Qualifier gets started this weekend! 10 teams will compete for two 12u Premier berths. Good luck to all the teams playing.
They hope to join the 12u teams who have been invited:
- Birmingham Thunderbolts 04 Flannery
- Beverly Bandits Premier Pannell
- Texas Glory 2K4
- Georgia Impact Langston
- Texas Blaze
- Texas Impact Gold Spencer
- Diamond Sports Hotshots North
- Tennessee Mojo
- Texas Intensity Smith
- Team North Carolina Eaton
- Ohio Outlaws Richards
- So Cal Athletics Limo
- OC Batbusters Flores
- Corona Angels Carter
- CC Dirt Dogs Pickering
- Firecrackers Brashear/Lopez
- Virginia Glory – Willemssen
- Cal Breeze 04
- Athletics Mercado/Kinch
- Lady Lightning Gold
- Team Worth 2022
- American Pastime Velasquez
- TN Fury 04
Source: Premier Girls Fastptich