Links

Here are some fun and educational fastpitch softball sites.

Youth Fastpitch Governing Bodies

  • USSSA - United States Specialty Sports Association — The USSSA sanctions, creates, and promotes a variety of sports including softball, baseball, and basketball.  Website »
  • ASA - Amateur Softball Association of America — US governing body provides the official ASA Code, a tournament database and information about Olympic, adult and youth divisions. Website »
  • PONY - PONY Baseball and Softball — Official site includes affiliated members links, news, calendar, tournaments, and World Series coverage. Website »
  • NSA - National Softball Association — The National Softball Association is a full service organization that offers a division of play and a level of competition that Youths through Adults can enjoy. Website »
  • Virginia USSSA — Sanctioning body that runs amateur softball and baseball tournaments and leagues in Virginia. Website »
  • FYFA - Fairfax Youth Fastpitch Association — FYFA, located in Fairfax County, Virginia, was formed to serve the Youth Fastpitch needs in the community. Website »
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Clinics

Local High Schools
  • South County High School winter clinic starting December 4, 2017.  more info »
  • Lee High School winter clinic starting January 2017.  more info » PDF File
Local and Regional Colleges
  • George Mason University - They have several all skills and pitching camps this winter. Check out their website for details. Website »
  • George Washington University - Camps start Nov 27, 2016 for ages 12-18. more info » PDF File
  • Liberty University - Winter Elite Camp for grades 6-12. Website »
Ongoing Clinics, Camps and Instruction
  • Gunslinger Softball - Fastpitch Instruction - Private attention to Pitching, Hitting and Slapping & Conditioning - Coach Hughes 703-967-2877 gunslingersoftball@cox.net email
  • Suzy Willemssen Fastpitch Training - Clinics and private lessons held throughout the year. Website »
  • Top of the Order - Sterling, VA - pitching and hitting instruction. Website »
  • George Mason Softball - Train with the GMU coaching staff and players! Ages 8-18 Website »
  • Terp Softball Camps - Laura Watten's Softball Camps at the University of Maryland. Emphasize fundamental and advanced instruction that will allow young softball athletes the most comfortable and content setting to reach their maximum potential. Ages 8-18. Website »
  • 5 Star Athletics - Founded by Jillian Callaway, former player and coach at the University of Maryland. 5 Star Athletics runs camps at local universities, High Schools and facilities. The staff of elite level of instructors are current or former college players and/or coaches. All instructors have been personally trained by Callaway. Ages 8-18. Website »
  • College Softball Camps - Here you'll find college-based summer, fall, winter and spring softball camps from universities throughout the country. Ages 8-18. Website »
  • Nike Softball Camps - Overnight, Extended Day, Day and Half-day cams at various locations throuhgout the country. Website »
  • Pro Softball Training - Softball Training and Instruction. Owned and operated by Erin Goettlicher, for Assistant Coach for the Washington Glory (2007 NPF Champions) and New England Riptide (2006 NPF Champions). Website »
  • Pure Performance Softball Camps - Offering local softball camps since 2005. Website »
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Online Training

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National Pro Fastpitch

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Local College Teams

  • George Mason University — Official site for Patriot softball Website »
  • George Washington University — Official site for Colonial softball Website »
  • Georgetown University — Official site for Patriot softball Website »
  • University of Maryland — Official Maryland Terrapins softball site Website »
  • University of Virginia — Cavaliers softball team includes scores, stats, and news Website »
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Misc

News and Directories

  • NCAA - National Collegiate Athletic Association — The governing body for college athletics. Go to this site for information about college athletic eligibility requirements, links to college athletic programs, and the latest college sports news. Website »
  • Fastpitch Central — Provides comprehensive coverage of Fastpitch topics with thousands of links including coverage of state fastpitch news. Website »
    Fastpitch USA Today  — The online version of an excellent magazine devoted to fastpitch softball. Covers youth and college tournaments. Must subscribe to get the complete magazine. Website »
  • LinkAthletics.com — College Women’s Fastpitch Softball and Youth Girl’s Fastpitch Softball Website »
  • Riverview Baseball Association — Baseball/softball organization in Riverview, Michigan. Site contains links to many very good drills sites for both baseball and fastpitch softball. Includes links to many pages on the SYA Softball web site. Website »
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Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game. —A., softball player