Mattoon COBRA Softball: Welcome

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WELCOME TO THE 2014-2015 SEASON!

 MATTOON COBRAS 2015

TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

(Entry forms will be posted soon) 

ANNUAL MOTHER'S DAY USSSA TOURNAMENT MAY 8-10

 

USSSA ILLINOIS STATE TOURNAMENT JUNE 19-21

 Please contact tournament director Louis Edwards at cobracoach76@hotmail.com or 217-294-3280 with any questions.

 


 MATTOON COBRAS LOTTO FUNDRAISER

1 ticket = 30 chances to win! 

Illinois Evening Pick 3 Lottery Fundraiser.

PAYOUTS are as follows: $200 on Nov 1, 11th, and 28th.  $50 on every other day.  During the month of November, we will choose a daily winner using the numbers drawn on the ILLINOIS EVENING LOTTO PICK 3 GAME.  We will notify the winner to make arrangements for delivery.  The winning number is the EXACT number that is drawn.  

Cost per ticket $10 

 


Cobras would like to welcome our new board members and thank Mr Dave Purvis for serving as President for the last two years!
2014-2015 Board
Jess Edwards
Bobby Bean
Todd Bean
Lou Bratton
Mike Cox
 Laura Ramage
Rachel Dow
Mike Finney
Quinn Bennett
Kristen Bennett
Bonnie Swick
Dana Meyer
Rod Plunkett
Drew Danalewich
Doug Bell
Katie Barr
Louis Edwards-PRESIDENT/TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR 217-294-3280
Toby Ferris- VICE PRESIDENT 217-246-8257
 Tyla Larson- TREASURER 217-246-7686
Sara Ferris -SECRETARY 217-248-8258
WE LOOK FOWARD TO AN AMAZING YEAR OF SOFTBALL!


 
 PARENT/PLAYER NEWS
FEE SCHEDULE IS AS FOLLOWS; SEPT 14TH $100, NOV 1ST $100, AND MARCH 1ST $125
Multiple players fee from one family is $275
MAIL PAYMENT OR GIVE TO
TYLA LARSON/MATTOON COBRAS
PO BOX 951 
MATTOON, IL  61938 
 
--LOTTO TICKETS WILL BE DUE SUNDAY OCTOBER 26TH.
 
--COBRAS WILL HOST A 5K/FUN RUN IN MATTOON ON MAY 2ND! 
 

 

 2014-2015 MATTOON COBRAS

10U COBRAS Coach Jess Edwards 259-6146 ROSTER POSTED

12U COBRAS Coach Lou Bratton 273-3245-ROSTER POSTED

14URD COBRAS Coach Rachel Dow  273-9179-ROSTER POSTED

14UQB COBRAS Coach Quinn Bennett 259-6662 -ROSTER POSTED

16U COBRAS   Coach Rod Plunkett 273-6864-ROSTER POSTED 

 18U COBRAS Coach Drew Danalewich 549-4911-ROSTER POSTED

 

THANK YOU TO ALL THE GIRLS WHO PARTICIPATED!


                                                          

 

Some of 2014 Cobra's Success this Summer.

10U Wins 3rd place at NSA "B" State.

12U QB are Champions of NSA "A" STATE.

Champions of NSA Pride Qualifier.

Champions of Mother's Day Tournament. 

2nd at USSSA State. 

14U Takes 4th place at USSSA State Tournament.

16U win 4th place at NSA 18U State Tournament.

18U take second at USSSA State Tournament.

  

If you have any questions about Cobra's Tournaments,  please contact Tournament Director: 

Louis Edwards 217-294-3280 cobracoach76@hotmail.com

 


 Mattoon Girls Softball Association 

 

 
 

 


   Cobras contact info:

mattooncobras@gmail.com

Mattoon Cobras
PO Box 951
Mattoon, IL  61938
President Dave Purvis 246-6569
Dave.Purvis@motion-ind.com 
 
Mattoon Cobra Softball exists to promote and operate fast-pitch softball programs for girls ages 8 through 18. We are dedicated to providing area youth with structure and fundamental learning experiences in competitive traveling softball with a goal of attaining a National Championship; to teach and instruct each player in the fundamentals, philosophy and strategies of competitive team softball; and to develop and promote self-confidence and self esteem in each player... and most of all -- to HAVE FUN!!! 

 

 


  



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StrikeZone Calendar (500 Dewitt)




College Recrutement

Mattoon Cobras are proud to announce -
Great job to the following Class of 2014 Cobras on signing their National Letter of Intent  to play college softball. We are very proud of you. Good luck on your journey.

 

Brittany Fore- Lakeland College

Hannah Pruden- Parkalnd College

Ashley Purvis- Kaskaskia College

Courtney Schultz- Kaskaskia College

Macy Shaffner- Kaskaskia College

 

Congratulations to all of our Class of 2013 Cobras on signing their National Letter of Intent to play college softball. We are very proud of all of you and are looking forward to seeing you compete at the next level!

Danielle Bell- Kaskaskia College

Cara Edwards- Parkland College

Megan Maxey- Kaskaskia College

Meghan McCain- Kaskaskia College

Mariah Stewart- Kaskaskia College

Elizabeth Walker- Parkland College




Thank You for Your Support


GOLD Sponsors

 

KC Summers

McHughs

Mattoon City Tourism

Land of Lincoln Credit Union
 
  Freddy's

Cross County Mall
   
SILVER Sponsors

  The Erickson Family

  Pilson Auto
   
Olmstead Brothers Installation
   
Cabot Corp
   

Otto Real Estate

  Baker and Baker Construction

   
BRONZE Sponsors

   
AF HOLDINGS(AGRI FAB/HYDRO GEAR)

  Howell Asphalt Company

   
Blaine Smiley Welding and Repair

   
Bradford Moving Company

   
Mattoon Moose Lodge 803

   
KIMA Clean and Restoration

   
Bolin Transport

   
Land of Lincoln

   
KB CRAIL INC

   
Nichols Electric

   
S & K/Air Power

   
Laborers Local 159

 
Friends of the Cobras
 
Century 21
 
Miller Photography
 
D to Z
 
Fred Biggs/Easter Electric
 
First Mid Illinois Bank and Trust
 
Hydrogear
 
Elliot Furniture
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Tuesday, September 16
2014 HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES!

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2014 HALL OF FAME-not pictured Hannah Pruden

 

 

COACHES:

Denny Anderson and Christa Packer were inducted to our HALL OF FAME, both brought their vision of a successfull and competitive softball organization and were instrumental to Cobra's success.   Thank you for inspiring and making it possible for hundreds of girls to play softball from the surrounding area.

PLAYERS:

Hannah Pruden #24-----Mattoon High School
  Hannah who was affectionately known by her teammates and coaches as "Hank". Started playing softball at the age of eight years old with the cobras and never played any where else. She started out being a middle infielder and a pitcher, finally settling at second base. After offers from other colleges Hannah decided on Parkland College to play softball and continue her education

Mariah Stewart#14--- Charleston high school

Mariah known to her teammates and coaches as "Moe", join the cobras at the age of 13. Mariah was a first baseman and a pitcher for the cobras all through her career. Being a mere 5'12" tall she was extremely effective in those two positions. Mariah made her decision to attend Kaskaskia college to continue her education and play softball in the summer of 2012

Courtney Schultz #53---Stewardson-Strasburg High School

Courtney known to her teammates as "Courty Sue"joined the cobras at age 15. She came into the cobras to play third base, and her lightning quick hands made her a mainstay there. After having three offers Courtney made her decision in the fall of 2013 to attend Kaskaskia college to continue her education and play softball

Ashley Purvis #13----Mattoon high school

Ashley was also known as"Ash" came to the cobras at the age of 13. She realizing the team needed an outfielder so she made the adjustment from the infield to centerfield.. After settling in in center actually became The outfield general that the cobras could count on. After visiting different colleges Ashley decided on Kaskaskia college to continue her softball career and her education in the summer of 2013

Danielle Bell #2---Windsor high school

Dani known to her teammates and coaches as "Deuce", came to the cobras at the age of 12. She played shortstop and was a catcher being 5'2 and 95 pounds opposing coaches found out quickly why she wore the catchers gear. Her Field intelligence and quick release gunned down the runners on a routine basis.. After considering four different colleges Dani decided to play softball and continue her education at Kaskaskia college in the summer of 2012



Wednesday, April 9
2014 COBRAS



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