Vancouver Girls Softball Association

CONTACT VGSA

Physical: 800 NE 117th St., Vancouver, 98685
Mail: P.O. Box 65099
Vancouver, WA 98665

For rainout information call the VGSA Info Line: 360-699-0664 or get updates via Facebook by liking VGSA Fast Pitch

Next Board Meeting:

September 18th, 7 pm, VGSA Clubhouse

 
Travel Team Try-Outs

This page is devoted to helping our 10u - 14U league teams connect with new players.  If you would like to reserve space for a try-out or post to this page please email elsa.griffith508@gmail.com. VGSA reserves the right to adjust the content to fit the page or be consistant with other teams posts.

Please contact the coaches directly for more up to date information and keep checking this page since it will be updated several times per week until the season starts. If your daughter is looking for a league only team, then all you need to do is register through for our spring season starting on January 1st. 

2018/2019 Try-Outs 

Tryouts for 10U Vancouver Stars - Team is still seeking 2 players to round out the roster. The will play fall ball at VGSA, league and light tournament schedule next spring. Practices begin on August 18th so please contact coach Clark Hust at 360-977-8003 to get more details and to attend an open practice.

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10U Flames tryouts are at VGSA -  The Flames 10U team is coming off a successful first year of 10U league and tournament softball.  Teaching the fundamentals and improving our players softball IQ is a key focus. The Flames softball team’s goal is skill development with an emphasis on fundamentals to establish a healthy foundation for the girls to build on. Please contact Eric Brown with any questions - 360-609-1174.

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Southwest Washington “Evergreens” 10U is a new team seeking players. Tryouts are being held Saturday, Aug. 4 th from 11am-1pm at VGSA on field #3. We plan to participate in the VGSA league in addition to playing in approximately 9 tournaments for the 2019 season. The team will be coached by a former D1 pitcher who has experience coaching youth sports and high school softball. Additional staff will include a 3 time ASA all American hitter. Catchers and left handed slap hitters will receive instruction by a former Portland State D1 catcher. Please e-mail Coach Myers at Evergreensfastpitch@gmail.com with any questions.

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The Wolf Pack Fast Pitch 12U Softball (Vancouver Washington) team, holding private workouts throughout July and August, is looking to add a couple of pitchers and a utility player or two to the organization with the intention of moving to 12U next season.  If you are interested in joining a family oriented professionally coached softball organization focusing on player development please contact Brent Vigil, 503-539-8961,brentfvigil@yahoo.com, or Ryan Cody, 360-9493770,  ryan@codystaffing.com.   We will be playing in a couple summer tournaments in addition to participating in VGSA fall ball.

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Ballers are going 12U and will be holding try outs on Sat., July 28th 9-11am at VGSA and Sat., Aug. 11 th 9-11am on Field 3.  All positions are earned and open.  We have an ex-collegiate, non-parent pitching coach on staff, a dedicated team, support and great returning parents!  Our goals are surrounded by not only building and developing great softball players but also great young ladies.  Please contact Justin Martinson @ 360-566-3173 for any additional information.  We had a strong year of growth and took 3rd at VGSA! Looking forward to a growing #ballernation.

 

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Vancouver Patriots 12U. We are based out of Vancouver and plan to play league at VGSA in both the Fall and Spring. We will also be playing 2 tournaments in the fall and 10 in the spring. We were undefeated in Fall ball last year, we place 1st twice in two tournaments, 2nd place in 2 tournaments and 3rd in another. Please contact the head coach Charlie Tumelty at ctumelty@hotmail.com or at (503) 577-8787.

Our tryout is on August 14th at VGSA Field 5 from 5:30-7:30pm. Pitchers/Catchers from 5:30 to 6:00. Position players from 6:00-7:30pm. Please arrive 15 minutes prior. 

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A fixture of fast-pitch softball since 2004, RAMPAGE based out of Clark County is looking to build 3 12U teams this year.  With their focus on development and growth, and their adherence to the Positive Coaching Alliance, we look to create a family environment that is both supportive and nurturing while also being competitive with a push for excellence. Tryouts will be held on:Sat 8/4: 200-400 -- VGSA Fields 3 & 4 and Tue 8/7: 600-800 -- Brush Prairie Baptist Church. Please pre-register at:https://www.nw-rampage.org/2018-tryouts-1

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The FCA Northwest Inferno will be holding tryouts for SECOND year 12U tournament teams on Sunday, August 5th at VGSA; 12:00pm-2:00pm, The head coach, Carrie Farrell, has 15 years of college coaching experience including D1, D2 and NAIA. Coach Farrell coached 13 years at Concordia University and won over 300 games including 2 league championships and 5 trips to nationals. She is also currently the head coach at Columbia River high school. FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) is an organization that disciples and supports student athletes around the world. We want our athletes to be supported with a family environment with many adults, coaches, and peers to support them through their years of being a competitive athlete. We also want them to learn the highest level of softball skills. Contact via email ckosderka@gmail.com.

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Lady Lightning is a new 12U Softball team in the Vancouver-Portland area.  We will be playing both fall and spring league at VGSA as well as some local and on the tournaments. Our two head coaches are Lola Ciu and Brittney Dawson. The girls, who are longtimefriends, played against each other most of their childhood at VGSA and in high school. After graduating from high school in Vancouver they finally ended up in the same dugout together at Mt. Hood Community College playing for Meadow McWhorter. The girls really miss the game and are hoping to start a team where FUNdamentals and a positive attitude are the main focus.
 
All positions are open and we welcome all skill levels! The tryout for new girls is on August 15th from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at VGSA on Field 4. Girls can also come to the team practices on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday’s at 10 a.m. beginning August 21. We do ask that you please contact Lola or Brittney before coming to the practices. This is only to ensure positions are still available. 

Contact Information:
 
Lola Ciu Coach 360-521-8699, lola_ciu@yahoo.com
Brittney Dawson Coach 360-771-7109, Brittdawson1@gmail.com
Hadiyah Miller Manager 971-998-9547, hdhmiller3@gmail.com

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Lady Panthers 12/14U B/C - Seeking players to ply 12U fall ball at VGSA and then move to 14U in the spring. Ages 11 - 14 are welcome.  We will play league and then possibility go to a few tounaments next Summer once the team is ready. Coaches, Amy Ritchie and Gina Fifer have grown up playing softball competitively at VGSA Gina as a pitcher and Amy as a catcher and give back to our organization regularly.  Gina played both high school and league and was picked up by many organizations as their #1 pitcher. Gina has over 20 years of softball knowledge and continues to help girls develop their skills.  Amy also played both league and high school ball as well as played college ball for a school in Nebraska. Amy is also a board member and one of our most experienced umpires. Open practice will be held this Sunday at VGSA from 12 - 2 pm. Field 1. Call Amy at 360-909-8792 with any questions.  

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Showtime will be hosting open practices during the next couple of weeks to fill a few remaining spots on our:
12U 14U and 16U 2018/2019 Travel Team Rosters. Just a few spots at each level remain. 

Open Practice: 
Friday's 6-8pm at Battle Ground High School beginning August 17th

We are looking for competitive players who can commit and be a supportive part of the team. Please contact us at: info@showtimesoftball.com for more information, if you need to schedule for another time, or for info on our 8U and 10U teams.

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For tryout dates for teams 14U and older throughout the Portland Metro Area, check out this softball forum on Facebook for team postings.

 

 
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