So Cal Diamonds 18Gold: Welcome

Thursday, October 10
So Cal Diamonds Organization 12U - 14U - 16U - 18G

Welcome to So Cal Diamonds - founded in 1994!!!

We are a GIRLS FASTPITCH SOFTBALL team that plays ONLY the top Recruting Events, like Boulder CO and SURF CITY Exposure and So Cal Finest -

WE PLAY AND COMPETE FOR PGF EVENTS!!! WHICH OFFERS ALL AGE LEVELS THE OPPORTUNITY TO BENEFIT FROM OUR HISTORY!!!

So Cal Diamonds are one of the oldest Travel-ball organizations around - We recently competed in PGF Nationals in Huntington Beach, TCS Nationals Reno, and participate in all The Surf City Recruiting events - AND We play in Boulder CO every year (where the top finishers in PGF Premier play and get recruited) to get our players recruited.

Our 18Gold team Schedule WinterBall - 2013 -

- American Pastime - Mizuno Classic - Upland - Sept 29th and 30th

- Worth Firecrackers Showcase Big League Dreams Field - Chino Hills, CA (Exposure) - Oct 5th and 6th

-Surf City October Showcase - Hunt. Beach, CA (Exposure) - Oct 12th and 13th

-Surf City Exposure - Huntington Beach, CA (Exposure) - Oct 19th and 20th

- Nov 2nd and 3rd Americas Finest City - San Deigo 

- Nov 16th And 17th - American Pastime Tourney

-Surf City Turkey Showcase - HB, CA - Nov 23rd and 24th

-Off from Nov 25th 2013 To Jan 1st 2014

- Surf City Winter Showcase - Huntington Beach, CA - Jan 4th and 5th 2014

Worth Cup - Jan 19th and 20th 2014

-Worth Cup Hemet, CA (Exposure) - Jan 26th and 27th 2014

 SUMMER 2014 -

 May 24th 25th, 26th American Pastime - Upland

Surf City Kick Off Tourney - Huntington Beach, CA -

Surf City Exposure -

PGF Qualifier

Qualifier/Tourney

PGF Qualifier - If necessary 

PGF Qualifier - if necessary

Surf City Summer Showcase - Huntington Beach, CA -

Pre Nationals - Los Alamitos HS - SC Athletics

PGF Nationals - July 29th to Aug 3rd

 Contact Information:

Paul Garziano - Manager

805-498-5439

2840 Shirley Drive

Newbury Park, CA 91320

Paul@socaldiamonds.com

Bob Zappia - Head Coach

David Post - Asst Coach

Pat Cheek - Asst Coach 



PRCF
Thursday, September 15
WE SUPPORT BREAST CANCER AWARENESS -



So Cal Diamonds supports breast cancer awareness - We wil be representing that support all season long, and by making donations to the "Pink Ribbon Club Foundation" - throughout the year with fundraising that will go to:

 Increase teen awareness

 Provide community service opportunities

 Raise funds in the fight against breast cancer



Monday, July 16
12 th year in a row ---> Going to Boulder, CO AGAIN - Only the Best for SO CAL DIAMONDS - ZAPPIA

12th year in a row ---> Going to Boulder, CO AGAIN - Only the Best for So Cal Diamonds 18Gold!

The SO CAL DIAMONDS 18Gold - ZAPPIA HAS BEEN INVITED AGAIN to the 2013 "Premier Recruiting Event in THE USA, THE 2012 LOUISVILLE SLUGGER INDEPENDENCE DAY TOURNEY IN BOULDER, CO"... The Louisville Slugger Independence Day Tournament held in Boulder, Colorado - July 2nd to July 7th, 2013!

Priority of acceptance is based on (1)Team Quality, (2) Entry in the Prior Year and (3) Geographic Representation... It does not get any bigger or better then this. All the powerhouse teams play here, and we are looking forward to some more great competition and exposure!

The 2012 field includes the top 1st and 2nd place finsishers, and 6 more top Ten at the 2011 PGF Nationals; 1st place So Cal A's - 3rd place Batbusters - Sorcerers, Gold Coast Hurricanes, Cruisers, Corona Angels, AZ Hot Shots (Gatti), ASA Gold National Champs Team North Florida, NW Bullets, NJ Intensity, AZ Desert Thunder, Georgia Elite, Choppers, East Cobb Bullets and so on, 45 teams who participated in the 2011 PGF Nationals.

Other then ASA 18Gold Nationals. This is THE biggest and best recruiting events in the Country!!! During the 2012 tournament, 400 coaches representing 255 colleges signed-in at the college coach registration table. Most are NCAA Division I schools, but Div II, Div III, NAIA, and JC were also in attendance. A BIG COLLEGE RECRUITING TURNOUT!

We are 1 of only 80 teams invited and accepted, and are very Honored to be able to come out and show our stuff again!!!

Thanks AGAIN Dan Burns!



Friday, August 9
College Signings

Class of 2004
Kat Walsh - Villanova - Jenny Maze - UCSD - Mercedes Lovato - Cal State Northridge - Shelly Madick - Harvard - Melissa Smith - Vanguard - Jordan McPherson - University of Nevada Reno

Class of 2005
Breanne Javier - University of Central Florida - Whitney Lowe - Lehigh University - Andi Ramirez - BYU - Suzi Cominski - Harvard - Monica Gonzales - BYU - Kacey Garziano - BYU - Megan Shie - Ohio State -Dena Sutton - Pt Loma -April Holmes - University of Arkansas -Kristyn Kubiak - Lehigh University

Class of 2006
Shaylyn Jenkins - BYU - Haili Squire - University of Utah - Lauren Murphy - Harvard - Jessi Waers - University of San Diego - Joanna McCoy - Humbolt State - Lauren Erb - University of Arizona - Kelly Cordeiro - Cal Ply SLO - Garen Garza - UC Davis

Class of 2007
Kristine Priebe - Florida - Caitlin Rentler - Boston University - Lindsay Campana - North Carolina State University - Amanda Baldonado - Odessa College - Ashley Wagner - San Jose State

Class of 2008
Julie Fernandez - Lehigh University - Delaney Willard - BYU - Deianna Russell – Univ of Louisiana Monroe - Keilani Jennings – UCSB - Esperanza Rothwell – Coast Guard Academy - Laura King - UNLV - Elyssa Fox - San Jose State - Sabrina Ferguson – Bethune Cookman University

Class of 2009 - Stephanie Cuevas - University of Illinois - BranDee Garcia - San Jose State - Valerie Ortega - Villanova University - Stephanie Ziemann - San Jose State - Jenna Foster – UNLV - Heather Bacon - Utah Valley University - Lacey Chesser - Colorado State - Tamara Vickers - Hampton University - Rushael Lawley - North Dakota State University - Julia Rice - Purdue University - Carlie Lucas - Colorado State

Class of 2010 – Caylin Campbell - University of Nevada – Reno - Leesa Gresham - Ohio State - Lindsey Webster – UMASS - Janessa Gutteriez - San Jose State - Breeanne Holliday - Iowa State University - Julie Ann Lewis - Colorado State

Class of 2011 - Randi Josett - Villanova University - Kassy Dunn - Memphis - Maddi Velasquez - Bryant University - Kiana Quolas - Coastal Carolina - Tatiana Alcala - University of North Carolina, Greensboro - Cynthia Gomez - Appalachian State - Hayley Davis - Ole Miss

Class of 2012 - Kelley Stowe - Youngstown State - Bianca Noriega - Cal State University- Monterey Bay - Vicki King - University of Redlands - Amanda Orrell - Dakota College - Maddi Wolfe - Colo State University - Denise Garcia - UC Davis

Class of 2013 - Hayley Chamberlain - University of Houston - Breanne Hollan - Cal State - MB - Anneliese Lopez - Cal State MB - Dani Pulido - University of Hawaii - Kaitlynn Nelson - Pace University - Kerry Cook - Columbia - Kennedy Smith - Colo State - Vanessa Lightfoot - Drexel University

Class of 2015 - Verbals - Nicole Joseph - University of Calif, Berkeley