Firestix Softball: Welcome

Missouri Firestix Fastpitch Softball 16U 2013

MO FIRESTIX SOFTBALL 16U-A- Is a travel Fastpitch Softball team located in Southwest Missouri.


MO. Firestix Fastpitch Softball is dedicated to improving softball player’s skills both physical and mental.  Each player on the MO FIRESTIX Softball team has the desire to improve their game and play at the college level.


MO. Firestix indoor home and training facility is the “Batters Box” located at 4894 Gateway Drive Joplin, MO 64801.  3 miles south of Joplin on business 71

Phone:  (417) 540-0764    Email:


 Head Coach

Roger Burkhart:   Is a seasoned softball coach, dedicated to improving the skills of athletes’ in all aspects of the game, with a focus on perfecting basic skills and knowledge of the game.


 Assistant Coaches

This year coaching will be all in the family with Roger’s daughters Alaina Burkhart & Tana Burkhart serving as assistant coaches.    


More information about the team, tournament schedule, player profiles and contact information can be found on the left of the home page. 

Check back often for updates!

"We focus on what we do right, we learn from what we do wrong, we move onto the next day. That's what prepares us, that's what make us strong.


Tuesday, March 19
2013 MO.FIRESTIX 16U - Head Coach Roger Burkhart

Monday, June 24
MO. Firestix 16A 2nd Place MO. ASA STATE


MO. Firestix take 2nd Place in Missouri ASA State Championship- 06/23/2013- Rolla, MO.  Total of 7 games.  Fighting every pitch and every hit!