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Fastpitch Action in California and Kansas State Thrives Over the Weekend

(Youth1)- Teams from across the West and Midwest competed in State competitions to prove they belong in the World Series. Two main tournaments held this weekend were the California and Kansas State Championships, with teams competing to qualify for Series play and take home the Championship title.


California State Championships

The Twin Creeks Sport Complex was home to the 12UA and 14UA California State Championships in Sunnyvale, California this past weekend.

12UA California State Championship

Worth Storm 00 took 1st place in the 12UA division going 10-2. Managed by James Jiminez, the girls rallied to score an astounding 80 runs and allowed 58. Valley Stompers took 2nd place overall with a 6-3 record. Managed by Steve Renfro, the girls scored 48 runs. Both teams qualified for Series play. The final game saw both teams in a head-to-head battle with a final score of Worth Storm 00 2, Valley Stompers, 1.

14UA California State Championships

San Carlos Force took the Championship title for the 14UA division as they went 7-2. Managed by Christopher Joyner, the girls scored 56 runs and allowed 33. The California Gamers took 2nd place with an 8-2 record. Managed by Craig Slavsky, the girls scored an impressive 73 runs. Both teams qualified for Series play. The final game saw San Carlos Force outscore the California Gamers 10-3.

San Carlos Force California Gamers

Jessica Adair Angela Brazil

Brooke Bagot Clare Colson

Claire Casey Mackenzie Driscoll

Angelina Castillo enara Faleafine

Jennifer Donohue Tayla Franco

Sophia Fanucchi Mia Jones

Kelly James Julia Offutt

Kaitlyn Johnson Arianna Richwood

Jennifer Joyner Alexandra Shiffer

Lauren Racioppi Sara Slavsky

Alexa Sisneros Katie Terrones

Terez Touhey Maya Tuiasosopo

Natalie Zimits



KC_Peppers_LogoKansas State Championships


The Mid American West Sports Complex in Shawnee, Kansas was home to the Kansas USSSA State Championships this past weekend.

10UA Kansas USSSA State

KC Core 01 took 1st place overall with an undefeated record of 4-0. The 10UA Champions are managed by Justin Corona and scored 21 runs, allowing only 4. KC Peppers took 2nd place with a 5-3 record. Managed by Mike Vaupel, the girls scored 51 runs. The teams battled it out for the Championship title, with a final score of KC Core 01 6, KC Peppers 1.

KC Core 01 KC Peppers

Logan Abernathy Karisa Boeschen

Kara Amos Sarah Conely

Ashley Bennett Mya Corrigan

Maddison Bishop Jessica Garcia

Piper Brown Jalyssa Martin

Audrey Corona Hannah Maurer

Savannah Everhart Haley McGriff

Avery Hobson Mya Navarro

Kaitlyn Kurtz Kaitlin Robinson

Madison McDaniel Kristin Ryan

Haley McGriff Torian Simpson

Izabella Medrano Elizabeth Vaupel

Chaise Miller Aubrey Weatherbie

Jillian Seamster

kc_crunch_9912UA Kansas USSSA State

Wichita Thunder went undefeated to take 1st place and the title with a 4-0 record. Managed by Michelle Blaire, the girls scored 15 runs and allowed 6. KC Crunch 99 took 2nd place in the tournament with a 6-2 record. Managed by Bret Mason, the girls scored 27 runs and allowed 15. Both teams qualified for Series play. The final game saw the Wichita Thunder outscore the KC Crunch 99 with a final score of 7-3.



Wichita Thunder KC Crunch 99

Kassidy Blevins Autumn Avery

Kaylee Burnett Elise Byers

Sophia Cowden Marisa Davis

Loren Fiegel McKinley Jeanneret

McCallister Gowing Samariah Jordan

Emma Henning Morgan Mason

Taylor Powers Hayley McGhee

Madison Smith Grace Moore

Isabella Soliz Elissa Rohr

Callie Trevino Sirena Salazar

Lauren Stark

Written by: Stephanie Cronk

Sports Manager: Erika Yackulic


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