Arizona, Northern California, Southern California, Central California,

Greater San Joaquin, Sacramento, San Francisco, Hawaii, Nevada

FACTS:

NUMBER OF TEAMS: 3

NUMBER OF ATHLETES: 45

NUMBER OF COACHES: 6

QUESTIONS:

Contact:

Cassi Ponzo = Cassi@usasoftballsacramento.org

Selection Process:

The Pacific Coast Region (Region 10) has the opportunity to field a total of three teams (45 athletes and 6 coaches) for participation in the USA Softball All-American Games.

In an effort to streamline the try-out process for the first year, the 45 athlete spots and 6 coach spots have been divided among the 8 Associations within our Region based on registration numbers for 2016.

Each association will select their participants and all athletes will be put in a pool to create the 3 teams to represent our Region at the USA Softball All-American games. Final teams will be selected by April 30th.

Association                                     # of Player Selections                              # of Coach Selections

Southern California                                  17                                                          1

Northern California                                   9                                                             1

Central California                                     4                                                             1

Sacramento                                             5                                                           1

San Joaquin                                             2                                                             0

Nevada                                                    3                                                            1

Arizona                                                    3                                                            1

Hawaii                                                      2                                                            0

Each Association is able to set their own guidelines for selection to the USA Softball All-American Team. However, all participants must meet the following guidelines:

  1. Must be on an USA Softball Registered Team for the 2017 season.
  2. Players must be age eligible for the 12u Division

Association Try-Out Information

Southern California (17Athletes, 1 Coach)

SoCal Registration Form               SoCal Flyer

USA Softball of Southern California has the opportunity to select a total of Seventeen (17) athletes and one (1) coach to represent our Association at the 12U USA Softball All-American Games in OKC.  Home of the College World Series.

Open Try-Out Information: March 26th, 2017  12:00pm-3:00pm

MUST REGISTER TO ATTEND TRY-OUT.
Cost: $15
Deadline to Register is March 17th, 2017
All participants at try-out will receive a USA Softball t-shirt.
Selected players from Open try-out will be invited to the final selection camp on April 2nd, 2017.

For more information, please e-mail:  kristiusasoftballsocal@gmail.com

Northern California (9 Athletes, 1 Coach)

Click Here for complete details:

NorCalPress_Release_All_American_Games

In order to be eligible players must be age 12 or younger as December 31, 2016. Nor Cal USA Softball has designated three(3) events as selection Events for this year All-American Games, where we will have representatives there evaluating players. Those events are as follows:

Salinas- April 8-9 
Vacaville- April 22-23
Hayward- May 13-14

All are Nor Cal Pre-Qualifiers as well. We will NOT be conducting open tryouts. Those trying to earn a spot on the team MUST attend at least one of the designated events in order to be considered by Nor Cal USA Softball. Should any of these weekends be canceled for any reason there will be no make-up event.

All Participants MUST notify Nor Cal USA Softball Junior Olympic Commissioner Manuel Gomez to be considered for selection.

Please e-mail the following information to mgomez@norcalasa.org 
Player’s Name
Player’s Date of Birth
Player’s Team
Player’s Position(s)
Selection Tournament(s) player’s team will be attending.

Coaches wishing to be selected please click on this link for the application:

Nor CalAll-American_Games_Coaches_Application

 

Central California (4Athletes, 1 Coach)

Coach Selection: Coach will be selected from application submitted based on reputation, qualifications and application package.

Athlete Selection: Athletes will be selected from the Selection Camp. Athletes must be invited to the Selection Camp in order to participate.

Open Try Out #1  February 5th

This Try-out is open to any registered player from the Central California association who signs up for the Try-Out by the deadline. A selection committee will be observing the Try-out and identifying players to invite to the Selection Camp. Players will be notified if they received an invite to the selection camp.

Open Try-Out #2 February 26th

This Try-out is open to any registered from the Central California association who signs up for the Try-Out by the deadline. A selection committee will be observing the Try-out and identifying players to invite to the Selection Camp. Players will be notified if they received an invite to the Selection Camp.

For more information, please contact Paul Blair at: Paul.Blair@centralcalasa.com

Sacramento (5 Athletes, 1 Coach)

www.usasoftballsacramento.org

Coach Selection:  Coach will be selected from applications submitted based on reputation, qualifications and application package.

Athlete Selection: Athletes will be selected from the Selection Camp on March 12th. athletes must be invited to the Selection Camp in order to participate.

All-American Identifier Tournament February 25-26

This tournament is open to any registered team who enters prior to the tournament deadline. A selection committee will be observing games and identifying players to invite to the Sacrame to Selection Camp. Players will be notified within 7 days of the completion of the tournament if they N invite. 

Open Try-Out  March 11th

This Try-out is open to any registered player from Sacramento association who signs up for the Try-Out by the deadline. A selection committee will be observing the Try-out and identifying playing to invite to Selection Camp. Players will be notified by 11pm the same night if they received an invite. 

Selection Camp March 12

This Try-out is open only to players who have been invited (either from the Tournament or the Open Try-Out). A selection committee will be observing the Try-out and identifying players to be selected as our All-American Games representatives. Players will be notified within 7 days of completion of the camp if they were selected to the team.

For more information, please visit: www.usasoftballsacramento.org

San Joaquin (2 Athletes, 0 Coach)

Athlete Selection:  Open Try Out – March 23rd

This try-out is open to any registered player from the Greater San Joaquin association who signs up for the Try-out by the deadline. A selection committee will be observing the try-out and identifying players to be selected as our All-American Games representatives.

for more information, please visit www.usasoftballgreatersanjoaquin.org

Nevada  (3 Athletes, 1 Coach)

Coaches Selection:  Coach will be selected from application submitted based on reputation, qualifications and application package.

Athlete Selection: Athletes will be selected from either being identified at one of the tournaments listed OR through an Open Try Out.

All-American Identifier Tournament March 11-12 or March 18-19 

The St.Paddy’s Day Tournament is open to any registered team who enters prior to the tournament deadline. A selection committee will be observing games and identifying players to select to the All-American team. 

Open Try Out  March 26th

This try-out is open to any registered player from the Nevada association who signs up for the try-out by the deadline. A selection committee will be observing the try-out Nd identifying players to select to the All-American team. 

For more information, please email: Nancy.usasoftballnv@gmail.com

Arizona (3 Athletes, 1 Coach)

Details Coming Soon!

Hawaii  (2 Athletes, 0 Coach) 

Athlete Selection: Open Try Out  March 18

This try-out is open to any registered player from the Hawaii association ho signs up for the tryout by the deadline. A selection committee will be observing the tryout and identifying players to select to the All-American team.

For more information, please email: ojofastpitch808@gmail.com

or sign-up online at signup.com/go/4kswz9

 

 

 

Notification Process: 

All Athletes and coaches will be notified by the Region, the week of April 16th via US Mail.