Bay State Brats Fastpitch Softball: Welcome

Welcome to the 2015 BAY STATE BRATS 16U fastpitch travel team website. The Bay State Brats are an elite fastpitch team entering its 18th season. The Brats are based out of Salem, New Hampshire. Our players are not only from southern New Hampshire but also include players from the Lakes Region, and the Merrimack Valley region of Massachusetts. With a winning tradition since 1996, the Brats are coming off a tremendous 2014 season capturing 6 tournament titles including the NSA Massachusetts State Championship. The Brats finished the year with an incredible 41-5-1 record.  Over the past 15 seasons, the Brats have compiled 584 wins with only 112 losses and have won an incredible 60 Championships including 8 NSA Massachusetts State Championships, 2 NSA World Series Titles, an NSA Super World Series Championship, and an ASA Eastern National Title. They have outscored their opponents 4169-1085 while posting an amazing 298 shutouts.   

What a run! Congratulations girls!


Well, the 2014 season is history, and guess what?
"THEY'RE BACK"

The Brats are back, but this time at the 16 & under level for the 2015 season. With another unbelievable season under their belt, will they continue their success and carry on the Brats winning tradition? If history repeats itself, the future looks bright for these talented young members of the Bay State Brats family.  To find out how well the Brats do this upcoming season, and for all Brat news, visit our website often, and don't forget to sign our guestbook.



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Newsflash

 2015 Bay State Brats 16/U

 The Bay State Brats are based out of Salem, NH. Our roster consists of dedicated players from New Hampshire & Massachusetts.                     

The BRATS are managed by Bo Durso, his coaching staff includes Bill Clary (Varsity Head Coach at Belmont HS),  Caitlin Clary  &  Chelsea Durso (Assumption College,  Class of 2012),  Brenna Morrissey  (Georgia State University, Class of 2013 & assistant coach at Harvard University),  and Ian Davis (Colby-Sawyer, Class of 2012) 

The BRATS coaching staff do not have any children on the team. We also don't have multiple teams (Elite, Gold, Red, Blue, etc.)...just one team.  Our history shows that our players and coaches are loyal, dedicated, and successful.  If your tired of jumping from one team to another and would like to put your name in for future consideration on becoming part of the Bay State Brats family....contact Brats Manager Bo Durso by e-mail: baystatebrats@aol.com   
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We are proud to announce our 2015 16U roster:
                    
                                  #1    Brittany Mota - Lowell HS
                                  #2    Courtney Woronka - Central Catholic HS
                                  #4    Molly Hamel - Central Catholic HS
                                  #5    Caitlin Hogan - Pinkerton Academy
                                  #7    Jenna Bradish - Alvirine HS
                                  #8    Nicole Antonucci - Belmont HS
                                  #10  Emily Carbonneau - Lowell Catholic HS
                                  #11  Kendra Wilson - Salem HS
                                  #12  Colby Bere - Phillips Academy
                                  #13  Megan Prescott - Belmont HS
                                  #23  Hailey Haskins - Franklin HS
                                  #27  Adeline Mccullough - Lawrence Academy


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ASA "NOR'EASTER CLASSIC" 18U TOURNAMENT: 7/25-7/26/2015

The 16U Bay State Brats competed in the 18U "Nor'Easter Classic" in Belmont, NH the weekend of July 26th & 27th. The Brats played an age level up to help them prepare for the ASA Eastern Nationals in Sterling, VA. beginning on July 30th.  Well it was more than just a prep for the Brats as they did more than just hold their own. They finished the tournament with a 4 & 1 record outscoring their opponents 23-8.  Leading the Brats offensively with 7 hits was Kendra Wilson.  Next with 5 hits apiece were Courtney Woronka and Brittany Mota.  The Brats pitching staff of Hailey Haskens, Ade McCullough, and Megan Prescott shined again allowing only 8 runs in the 5 games.
 

                                      Bay State Brats Scores: 

                   Bay State Brats  2         NH Comets Blue 18U     0

                   Bay State Brats  7         Vermont Rockets 18U    2

                   Bay State Brats  9         NE Diamond Gems 18U  2

                   Bay State Brats  4         East Coast Drama 18U    2

                              Bay State Brats  1         NH Comets White 18U    2   

 

  



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ASA's 16U "ALL-AMERICAN" TOURNAMENT: 7/17-7/19/2015

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The 16U Bay State Brats earned the #1 seed by going 5 & 0 on Friday and Saturday at the ASA All-American Tournament in Lowell/North Chelsmford, MA.  The Brats outscored their opponents 53 to 8. On Sunday, the Brats would have to win 4 games in the scorching heat to win the tournament...well they almost did.  Arriving at 9am, the Brats won 3 games including a couple of outstanding ones with the Mass Wildcats and the CT Bombers before falling to the Southern Maine Flames in the championship game which ended at approximately 7:30pm.  

                              Bay State Brats Scores/Schedule:

                     Bay State Brats  8           EMass Panthers  0

                     Bay State Brats  18         NH Lightning Gold  0  

                     Bay State Brats  10         Showstoppers   1

                     Bay State Brats   9          NE Vipers    0  

                     Bay State Brats  8           Lady Cannons Black 7

                     Bay State Brats  12         NH Lightning Gold  0

                                Bay State Brats  2           Mass Wilcats  0

                                Bay State Brats  5           CT Bombers  1 

                                Bay State Brats  1           Southern Maine Flames  5 

 

 

 



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ASA's "BOW TURN 2" 16U TOURNAMENT: 7/10-7/12/2015

The 16U Bay State Brats were in Belmont/Concord, NH this past weekend as they participated in the "Bow Turn 2" tournament.  The Brats played great on Friday & Saturday going 3 & 0 and earning the #2 seed in the 24 team tournament.  The Friday night game saw the NSA Massachusetts State Champs Bay State Brats vs. The NH ASA State Champs NE Hurricanes Elite.  The Brats won an exciting game by the score of 2-1 revenging their only loss of the year.  Sunday was a different story, after securing a bye in the first round, the Brats found themselves facing the NH Hurricanes Elite yet again.  The Brats did not show up for this one, 0 runs on 5 hits & 6 errors proved to be costly as the Brats went down by a score of 5-0. The lone highlight on Sunday was the performance of Meg Prescott who tossed 4 1/3 scoreless innings in relief for the Brats.  Pitcher Hailey Haskins also pitched well on the weekend earning 2 big wins.  Leading the Brats offensively with 7 hits apiece were Brittany Mota & Emily Carbonneau. 

                                                             Bay State Brats Scores:

                           Bay State Brats   2       Northeast Hurricanes Elite  1

                          Bay StateBrats     8       New England Legacy  0

                          Bay State Brats  15       Mass Dynamites  2

                          Bay State Brats  0         Northeast Hurricanes Elite  5


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NSA's MASSACHUSETTS 16U STATE CHAMPIONSHIP: 7/3-7/5/2015

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The 16U Bay State Brats captured the NSA's 16U Massachusetts State Championship this past weekend in Dracut, MA.  This was the 9th NSA Massachusttes State Title for the Bay State Brats.  With pitcher Ade Mccullough out with an injury, Hailey Haskins and Meg Prescott came through in the clutch pitching very well for the brats this weekend. Leading the Brats offensively were Caitlin Hogan (9 hits), Colby Bere
(8 hits), and Brittany Mota, Emily Carbonneau, and Courtney Woronka (5hits).  Defensively, Emily Carbonneau was a standout.

                                         Bay State Brats Scores:

                          Bay State Brats  12           Dover Attack  0

                          Bay State Brats    5           EMass Panthers  4

                          Bay State Brats  11          NE Lady Rebelz  2

                          Bay State Brats    9          NE Heat Gold  4

                                       Bay State Brats  11          NE  Heat Gold  2

                                        



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NEW HAMPSHIRE ASA 16U STATE CHAMPIONSHIP: 6/26-6/28/2015

The 16U Bay State Brats were in Hudson, NH. this past weekend as they participated in the NH ASA State Tournament.  The Brats managed to go 2 & 1 despite not playing well.  The rains came again on Sunday cancelling the remaining games of the tournament. Leading the Brats offensively with 5 hits was Brittany Mota. Kendra Wilson, Caitlin Hogan & Emily Carbonneau were next with 4 hits apiece.

                                   Bay State Brats Scores:

                   Bay State Brats   8            Dragons  6

                         Bay State Brats   7            NE Diamond Gems Gold  5

                   Bay State Brats   4            NE Hurricanes Elite  5

                           

                      Sundays games were cancelled due to the rain



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NSA's "FATHERS DAY BASH" 18U TOURNAMENT: 6/19-6/21/2015

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The 16U Bay State Brats remained undefeated on the season by going 3 & 0 at the NSA's 18U "Fathers Day Bash" in Dracut, MA.  The Brats earned 3rd place out of 24 teams. The single elimination portion of the tournament was cancelled due to the rain.  The Brats pitching staff of Hailey Haskins, Ade Mccullough and Meg Prescott were all impressive with each picking up a win.  The Brats bats remained potent scoring 30 runs in the three games.  Leading the Brats offensively were Molly Hamel with 5 hits and Emily Carbonneau with 4 including a long blast over the left center field fence. 

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                                       Bay State Brats Schedule/Scores:

                              Bay State Brats   6     Middlesex Rapidfire Gold  2

                              Bay State Brats  12    Westford Waves  4

                              Bay State Brats  12    Showstoppers Columbia 1

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                             Sunday, June 21st      ***GAMES CANCELLED***



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NE DIAMOND GEM 16U "CLASSIC" TOURNAMENT: 6/13-6/14/2015

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The 16U Bay State Brats opened their season by capturing the NE Diamond Gems "Classic" tournament in Nashua, NH. this past weekend.  The Brats finished the tournament with a perfect 6 & 0 record.  They outscored their opponents 52-15. Leading the way offensively for the Brats were Caitlin Hogan with 11 hits, Nicole Antonucci & Courtney Woronka with 9 hits apiece, and Brittany Mota & Jenna Bradish each had 8.  Hailey Haskins and Ade Mccullough were exceptional on the mound.  Defensively, the Brats were led by shortstop Caitlin Hogan and catcher Emily Carbonneau.

                                                  Bay State Brats Scores:

                                  Bay State Brats 14           Raiders Softball   1

                                  Bay State Brats 11           MWS Eclipse  0

                                  Bay State Brats 11           NE Hurricanes 2000  7

                                  Bay State Brats  2            New England Diamond Gems Gold  1

                                  Bay State Brats 7             Mass Drifters  0

                                  Bay State Brats  7            NE Hurricanes 2000  6



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Tournament News


THE 16/U BAY STATE BRATS WILL BE IN BELMONT, NH. THIS WEEKEND AS THEY PARTICIPATE IN THE ASA'S "NOR'EASTER CLASSIC" 18U TOURNAMENT



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"OLD SCHOOL"



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Dot Richardson

Two Time Olympic Gold Medalist

Dr. Dot Richardson 



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2005 Brats Game Faces

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BRAT PICTURES

Check out BAY STATE BRAT photos both past & present on our album page.



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