Louisville Lady Sluggers 16U: Slugger News

Saturday, November 24
Tryouts on Sunday, December 9, 2012 for Summer 2013 Season
The 16U Louisville Lady Sluggers would like to invite you for tryouts on Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 2:00 PM at Mercy Academy, 5801 Fegenbush Lane, Louisville, KY as we are adding additional players to our 16u Summer Season.  Please be prepared to workout inside or outside depending on the weather. 

Sunday, August 5
Sluggers Show Well in Premier Girls Fasptich Nationals in California
The Louisville Lady Sluggers finish their summer season with a trip to California to play in the Premier Girls Fastpitch (PGF) Nationals.  The Sluggers finished 13th out of 64 teams and had a great showing representing the only team from the state of Kentucky. 

Sunday, July 22
Sluggers Take the Weekend to Practice for Upcoming Premier Nationals in Huntington Beach, CA

The Sluggers use the weekend and upcoming week to practice and hold local scrimmage games to prepare for the upcoming Premier Girls Fastpitch (PGF) Nationals in Huntington Beach, CA.  Practice Games and Pool Play Games for California have been scheduled and we invite college coaches to attend.

Sunday, July 29th. - Practice Games - Located at Wagon Wheel Sports Park / Lennar Park
 30912 Bridle Path, Trabuco Canyon, CA

 2:30 PM - Field 2 - Sluggers vs Ohio Lasers Black 4:30 PM - Field 1 - Sluggers vs California Cruisers

Monday, July 30th - Pool Play Game - Located at Irvine, CA Bill Barber Fields

8:00 AM - Sluggers vs Worth Firecrackers-Araujo, Field 4

Tuesday, July 31st - Pool Play Games - Located at Irvine, CA Bill Barber Fields

9:40 AM - Sluggers vs Indy Magic Gold, Field 4
1:00 PM - Sluggers vs San Jose Lady Sharks, Field 4


Sunday, July 15
Sluggers Attend Atlanta Legacy Showcase in Atlanta, GA
The Louisville Lady Sluggers traveled South to Kennesaw, GA to attend the Atlanta Legacy College Showcase.  The much needed rain forced some game cancellations but the Sluggers still had the opportunity to play against some talented teams from Georgia, Alabama, and North Carolina.  The Sluggers went 2-2 in the showcase.

Sunday, July 8
Sluggers Finish Strong in Ohio Stingrays College Showcase
The 16u Louisville Lady Sluggers traveled North to participate in the Ohio Stingrays College Showcase at the Ohio State University.  The Sluggers played up in th 18u division against talented teams and went 5-1-1 finishing 5th in the tournament.

Wednesday, July 4
Sluggers Attend Fireworks Tournament in Denver, Colorado
The Louisville Lady Sluggers traveled West to Colorado to attend the Fireworks tournament June 24 through July 1, 2012.  It was an amazing week of great softball with some fun built in.  The Sluggers went 11-2-1 and finished 12th out of 64 of the nations top teams.  The Sluggers played teams from Georgia, California, Texas, Hawaii, Illinois, Colorado, Oklahoma and Kansas.  The two losses were to the talented Tulsa Elite who went on to win it all.  Congratulations Tulsa Elite.  The Sluggers were able to have some team fun with a white water rafting trip as well as a visit to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Saturday, June 23
Sluggers Attend SluggerFest
The Sluggers attended SluggerFest in Hebron, KY near Cincinnati on Saturday, June 23 and went 4-0 against teams from IN, OH and PA.

Monday, June 18
Sluggers Attend Scenic City 16's Showcase in Chattanooga, TN
The Sluggers kicked off the summer season by attending the Scenic City 16's showcase in Chattanooga, TN on June 14-17, 2012.  The Sluggers went 1-3-1 against some talented teams from Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee. 

Saturday, May 26
Sluggers Announce 2012 Summer Schedule

The 16U Louisville Lady Sluggers are excited to begin our competitive summer season.  We are proud to announce we will be attending the Colorado Fireworks tournament in Aurora, CO as well as the Premier Girls Fastpitch (PGF) Nationals in Huntington Beach, CA this summer.

  Summer 2012  
June 14-17 Scenic 16's Summer Showcase Chattanooga, TN
June 22-23 SluggerFest Hebron, KY (Cincinnati)
June 24-July 1 Colorado Fireworks Aurora, CO
July 6 - 8 Ohio Stingrays Columbus, OH
July 11-15 Atlanta Legacy Showcase Atlanta, Ga
July 20 -22 TBD TBD
July 28 - Aug 5  Premier Girls Fastpitch Nationals Huntington Beach, CA

Sunday, November 6
Sluggers Attend Scenic 16's in Chattanooga
The Sluggers had a great Fall weekend of softball while attending the Scenic 16's Showcase in Chattanooga, TN at Warner Park on November 4-6, 2011.  The Sluggers went 3-2 and the two losses were by one run which made for some great softball games.

Sunday, October 30
Sluggers Attend St. Louis College Exposure

The 16u and 18u Louisville Lady Sluggers had a great showing at the St. Louis College Exposure in St. Louis, MO on October 28-30.  The 16u Sluggers went 4-1 against some great competitive teams from IN, IL, OK, and WI.  It was a great experience and great opportunity to play in front of 110 College Coaches.  The Sluggers were able to celebrate with all the Cardinal fans who attended the World Series and wish to congratulate the St. Louis Cardinals on being World Champions!   All the Slugger Ladies had a special dinner at Albert Pujols's restaurant. 

Sunday, October 9
Sluggers Attend Homer Hawks Gold College Exposure in Elgin, IL
The Louisville Lady Sluggers enjoyed a great Fall weekend of softball near the Windy City of Chicago while attending the Homer Hawks Gold College Exposure in Elgin, IL.  The Sluggers went 3-2 against some very talented teams from IN, IL and OH.  The Sluggers are pictured in pink to show their support of Breast Cancer Awareness month.

Sunday, August 14
Slugger Tryouts for Fall 2011/Summer 2012 Season
The Louisville Lady Sluggers would like to thank all players who attended tryouts for the 18u and 16u team on August 14, 2011.  We had 61 players from 4 states attend tryouts and it was great to see the amazing softball talent.  Congratulations to those who made the team.  For a complete roster of the 16u team, please visit the Roster link on the left of the home page.

Saturday, October 1
Sluggers Show Well at the Indy Magic Gold Invitational Showcase
The Louisville Lady Sluggers headed North to Rochester, IN to attend the Indy Magic Gold Invitational Showcase on October 1, 2011 for the first games of the Fall season.  The Sluggers won the first two games and tied for the third game.  It was great to be back on a field again.  The Sluggers would like to thank the teams from IN, KY, MI and IL for the great competition.