Category: 2015

2015 ASA Men’s B Slow Pitch Nationals

2015 held at Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on August 26-28.

Champion – C-Town/GTS/Beus Excavation/Action Garage Door, Boise, ID
Runner Up – Above All Landscaping, Jackson, NJ

  • MVP – Brad Carlson, C-Town/GTS/Beus Excavation/Action Garage Door
  • Batting Champion – Nick Peterson, All American Restoration/Combat
  • HR Champion – David Miller, Above All Landcsaping
  • HR Champion – Reggie Schulte, T’s 13/Demarini
  • HR Champion – Tim Bowser, Fence Brokers Inc/Worth/Buzini Sports
  • HR Champion – Chris Hoffer, JBL/Tailgaters/B&E


Pitcher – Cole Peterson, C-Town/GTS/Beus Excavation/Action Garage Door
Outfield – Brad Carleson, C-Town/GTS/Beus Excavation/Action Garage Door
Outfield – Jon Gastineau, C-Town/GTS/Beus Excavation/Action Garage Door
Outfield – Chris Hoffer, JBL/Tailgaters/B&E
Outfield – Nick Peterson, All American Restoration/Combat
Utility – Corey Gilbert, C-Town/GTS/Beus Excavation/Action Garage Door
Utility – Willie Allen, Above All Landscaping
Utility – Clint Murray, Above All Landscaping
Utility – Steve Whaley, Fence Brokers Inc/Worth/Buzini Sports
Utility – Jonathon Williams, BBS/Mr. Ds/Rip City
Infield – Ryan Goodman, C-Town/GTS/Beus Excavation/Action Garage Door
Infield – Michael Powers, C-Town/GTS/Beus Excavation/Action Garage Door
Infield – David Miller, Above All Landscaping
Infield – Mike Cervantes, Fence Brokers Inc/Worth/Buzini Sports
Infield – Tim Bowser, Fence Brokers Inc/Worth/Buzini Sports
Infield – Chaun DeMars, Ts 13/DeMarini


1. C-Town/GTS/Beus Excavation/Action Garage Door, Boise, ID (5-0)
2. Above All Landscaping, Jackson, NJ (4-2)
3. Fence Brokers Inc/Worth/Buzini Sports, Bryant, AR (4-2)
4. T’s 13/Demarini, Omaha, NE (4-2)
5t. All Air Force, Converse, TX (2-2)
5t. JBL/Tailgaters/B&E, Cheswick, PA (3-2)
7t. All American Restoration/Combat, Dayton, MN (2-2)
7t. BBS/Mr. D’s/Rip City, Rochester, MN (2-2)
9t. Budweiser/Promolink, Chaska, MN (1-2)
9t. All Army, Sam Houston, TX (1-2)
9t. WC Monsta, Calimesa, CA (1-2)
9t. Great Lakes Belt, Waterbury, CT (1-2)
13t. Aspnation.Com/A&A Utility/Kv Weld, NA, TX (0-2)
13t. VCH/Worth, Frisco, TX (0-2)
13t. Nightmare/Miken, NA, MO (0-2)
13t. Izzy Sports/TKO/Miken, Oklahoma City, OK (0-2)

2015 ASA Open Women’s Slow Pitch Nationals

2015 held at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Champion: All Armed Forces, Sam Houston, TX
Runner Up: Derby Girls, Kent, WA

Armed Forces scored 10 runs in the 2nd inning to pull away and finally win the final 16-6 in five innings. The Armed Forces collected 18 hits, led by Terri Hodges 3-3 effort. April Ortenzo had a double and a triple and drove in 3 runs. Schameka White (5-9, .556, 11 RBIs) was 2-3 with 3 RBIs. Pitcher Krystal Cavette held the powerful Derby Girls offense to only 6 hits. Tara Salcedo (10-15, .667, 7 RBIs) had 2 RBIs and Stafanie Watt (9-13, .692, 10 RBIs, 8 Runs) scored 2 runs to lead he Derby Girls. A 10-run explosion in the second inning helped land the U.S. Armed Forces the Women’s Open Slow Pitch National title. In a 16-6 win (five innings) over Derby Girls/Combat/, each member of the Armed Forces recorded a hit as the team totaled for 18 hits during their offensive fueled victory in Sunday’s Championship Game. The Armed Forces finished the tournament with a perfect 3-0 record while hitting .573 as a team. The Armed Forces struck big in the second inning, plating 10 runs in the second on a three triples, two singles and a sac fly. Tournament MVP April Ortenzo was red hot for the Armed Forces, racking up three RBI on two hits for the Armed Forces. She doubled in the first inning and tripled in the third inning. Derby Girls looked to mount a comeback in the third inning as three runs would cross the plate, but the Armed Forces would tack on another five runs in the bottom half of the frame to extend their lead. Down to their final at-bat, Derby Girls loaded the bases with no outs in the top of the fifth, but the Armed Forces defense held strong to get a double play before a groundout to the third baseman brought the game to a close. Derby Girls earned a spot in the Championship Game after defeating the Askarben Skers 15-4 (six innings) earlier in the day.

  • MVP – April Ortenzo, All Armed Forces (8-10, .800, 4 doubles, 2 triples, 10 RBIs, 11 Runs)
  • Batting Leader – April Ortenzo, All Armed Forces – .800
  • Home Run Leader – Christan Dowling, Derby Girls (7-13, .538, 5 Walks, .667 OB%, 13 RBIs, 8 Runs) – 3


  • P – Krystal Cavette, All Armed Forces
  • IF – April Ortenzo, All Armed Forces
  • IF – Kami Marrott, Derby Girls/Combat
  • IF – Marjorie Mills, All Armed Forces
  • IF – Erika Citron, All Armed Forces
  • IF – Victoria Pzsyk, All Armed Forces
  • OF – Stefanie Watt, Derby Girls/Combat
  • OF – Miranda Sanderson, All Armed Forces
  • OF – Holly Leiter, Derby Girls/Combat
  • OF – Teresa Herring, All Armed Forces
  • UT – Tara Salcedo, Derby Girls/Combat
  • UT – Abby Beach, Askarben Skers
  • UT – Bri Benesh, Derby Girls/Combat
  • UT – Christan Dowling, Derby Girls/Combat
  • UT – Ashley Tarver, Lady MVP


1. All Armed Forces, Sam Houston, TX 3-0
2. Derby Girls, Kent, WA 3-2
3. Askarben Skers, Lincoln, NE 4-2
4. Lady MVP, Oklahoma City, OK 2-2
5t. Toxic Swirl, Duncan, OK 0-3
5t. Wolfpack, Enid, OK 0-3

2015 USSSA Men’s A Slow Pitch Worlds

2015 held at Kissimmee, Florida on September 18-20.

Champion – Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth Bryant, Arkansas
Runner Up – Precision/Easton/DO Chicago, Illinois

  • MVP – Chad Durick, Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth
  • Defensive MVP – Brian McBryde, Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth
  • Offensive MVP – Keith Laski, Precision/Easton/DO


  • Player – Michael Cervantes – Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth
  • Player – Jason Kendrick – Combat/Northwest Athletics
  • Player – Chad Munger – Combat/Northwest Athletics
  • Player – Brett McCollum – Precision/Easton/DO
  • Player – Joe Gordon – Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth
  • Player – Alex Henry – Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth
  • Player – Tim Bowser – Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth
  • Player – Jake Mays – Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth
  • Player – Cory Large – Albicocco/The Scene/Easton
  • Player – Colby Hughes – Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth
  • Player – Josh Riley – Albicocco/The Scene/Easton
  • Player – Daniel Kirkwood – Precision/Easton/DO
  • Player – Curtis Stewart – Precision/Easton/DO
  • Player – Davis Bilardello – Precision/Easton/DO
  • Player – Jonathan Oram – Combat/Northwest Athletics
  • Player – Lee Payne – Albicocco/The Scene/Easton


1. Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth, Bryant, AR (7-1)
2. Precision/Easton/DO, Chicago, IL (4-2)
3. Albicocco/The Scene/Easton, Commack, NY (3-2)
4. Combat/Northwest Athletics, Kent, WA (4-2)
5t. TG Brand, Flint, MI (3-2)
5t. Red’s Astros/Louisville Slugger, Indianapolis, IN (2-2)
7t. Team Racks/Easton, Casper, WY (2-2)
7t. S2S/REM, Seminole, FL (2-2)
9t. Shirt Doctors/Bomb Squad, Port Saint Lucie, FL (2-2)
9t. VCH Worth, Dallas, TX (2-2)
9t. Broughton Pharmacy/Bad Draw/Worth, Greenville, NC (1-2)
9t. Primetime/Easton, Macon, GA (1-2)
13t. API Plumbing/Shirt DRs, Kissimmee, FL (0-2)
13t. Xtreme/Miken, Dayton, MN (0-2)
13t. Encompass/Eurotech/Easton/CA, Champlin, MN (0-2)
13t. Compound Athletics/Easton, Chicago, IL (0-2)
17. Beckham Brothers Construction, Gainesville, FL (0-2)


2015 USSSA Men’s Major Slow Pitch World Series

2015 held at Kissimmee, Florida.

Champion – Resmondo-Specialty Tank-Worth, Winter Haven, Florida
Runner Up – Smash it Sports/Compound Athletics, Cicero, New York

  • MVP – Bubba Mack, Resmondo (20-23, .870, 11 HRs, 23 RBIs, 19 Runs)
  • MVP – Scott Kirby, Smash it Sports (23-28, .821, 14 HRs, 18 RBIs, 23 Runs)
  • Home Run Leader -Scott Kirby, Smash it Sports – 14
  • Batting Leader -Bubba Mack, Resmondo – .870
  • Defensive MVP – Luis Reyna, Smash it Sports
  • Offensive MVP – Nic Santana, Resmondo (15-18, .833, 8 HRs, 13 RBIs, 11 Runs)


  • Andrew Collins – Resmondo/Specialty Tank/Worth
  • BJ Fulk – Resmondo/Specialty Tank/Worth
  • Dennis Rulli – Resmondo/Specialty Tank/Worth
  • Don Dedonatis III – Resmondo/Specialty Tank/Worth
  • Jeremy Yates – Resmondo/Specialty Tank/Worth
  • Greg Connell – Resmondo/Specialty Tank/Worth
  • Andy Purcell – Resmondo/Specialty Tank/Worth
  • Brian Wegman – Smash It Sports/Compound Athletics
  • Bryson Baker – Smash It Sports/Compound Athletics
  • Dale Brungardt – Smash It Sports/Compound Athletics
  • Ryan Parfitt – Smash It Sports/Compound Athletics
  • Steven Lloyd – Smash It Sports/Compound Athletics
  • Orlando Castillo – Backman/Shoppe/Louisville Slugger
  • Ryan Harvey – Backman/Shoppe/Louisville Slugger
  • Terry Baggs – Backman/Shoppe/Louisville Slugger
  • Kevin Kennington – Backman/Shoppe/Louisville Slugger
  • Sid Stephany – Albicocco/The Scene/Easton
  • Cory Large – Albicocco/The Scene/Easton
  • Brad Reckart – Albicocco/The Scene/Easton
  • Brandon Dillon – Red’s Astros/Louisville Slugger
  • Kyle Pearson – Compound Athletics/Easton
  • Manager – Frank Webb – Resmondo/Specialty Tank/Worth


1. Resmondo/Specialty Tank/Worth, Winter Haven, FL (5-0)
2. Smash It Sports/Compound Athletics, Cicero, NY (4-2)
3. Backman/Shoppe/Louisville Slugger, Lawrenceburg, IN (5-2)
4. Albicocco/The Scene/Easton, Commack, NY (3-2)
5t. Red’s Astros/Louisville Slugger, Indianapolis, IN (3-2)
5t. Compound Athletics/Easton, Chicago, IL (2-2)
7t. VCH Worth, Dallas, TX (3-2)
7t. Team Combat/Baugh Ford/, Kent, WA (2-2)
9t. Team Racks/Easton, Casper, WY (2-2)
9t. Precision/Easton/Do, Chicago, IL (1-2)
9t. Fence Brokers Inc/Buzini/Worth, Bryant, AR (1-2)
9t. Xtreme/Miken, Medina, MN (1-2)
13t. Encompass/Eurotech/Easton/CA, Champlin, MN (1-2)
13t. 4 The Fallen/JTF Hawaii, Tumwater, WA (1-2)
13t. TG Brand, Flint, MI (0-2)
13t. OC Swats Doerflinger/Miken/LCP, Yorba Linda, CA (0-2)
17t. Pure Romance/Foulks Adjusting/Headlines, Cincinnati, OH (0-2)
17t. Broughton Pharmacy/Bad Draw/Worth, Greenville, NC (0-2)

2015 ISA Men’s Elite Slow Pitch World Series

2015 tournament site unknown.

Champion – All In/Elite, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Runner Up – Athens Collision/CTS, Nashville, TN

  • MVP – ?
  • Golden Glove – ?
  • Base Burglar Award – ?
  • Batting Leader – ?


  • No information available


1. All In/Elite, Pittsburgh, PA (3-1)
2. Athens Collision/CTS, TN (5-2)
3. SoCoWo, NC (2-2)
4. Showtime, TN (2-2)
5t. Solway, TN (1-2)
5t. Roots/Benny’s Boys, NC (0-2)
7. Team TKO, KY (0-2)

2015 ASA Men’s Super Slow Pitch Nationals

2015 held at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Champion – BBS/Mr. D’s/Rip City, Rochester, Minnesota
Runner Up – Long Haul/H.Auto/Easton, Cicero, New York

BBS of Minnesota defeated West Coast Monsta of California 30-15 in the winners bracket final on Orlando Castillo’s run rule walk off homer. Castillo was 5-5 with 2 HR and 5 RBI in the game. West Coast Monsta then had to face Long Haul in the losers bracket final. The decision was not close as Long Haul won 34-18. Long Haul had traveled through the losers bracket to reach the championship. They found themselves down 19-5 to Reds Astros, before coming back to win 49-29 on the strength of Ryan Parfitt’s 6-6 game with 4 HR and 8 RBI. Bryson Baker was 7-7 in the win. Long Haul then defeated Heartland Investors 37-21, then T’s 13 fell to the Long Haulers 52-36. T’s actually led 25-2 and 31-15 in that game, before Long Haul out scored them 50-11 in the last 4 innings. In the Championship round, Long Haul needed to beat BBS to force the “if” game, but that was easier said than done. Long Haul led 25-18 in the 6th inning.  Greg Connell of BBS hit a line drive off the top of the 45 foot high scoreboard to ignite a fire that saw BBS then hit 5 consecutive homers, capped by Lee Payne’s shot that gave then a 26-25 lead. In the top of the 7th, Brett Helmer (4-5, with 3 HR and 6 RBI in the game) hit a HR to tie the game 26-26. It was over quick in the bottom of the 7th as big Greg Connell hit a walk off 2-run home run to win the ASA Super National Championship. Connell and Tournament MVP Andrew Collins combined to go 11-11 with 6 HR and 14 RBI in the final game. Collins was named the Tournament MVP, Batting Champion (.905) and Co-Home Run Champion with 10. Ryan Parfitt of Long Haul also hit 10 HR. Dale Brungardt of Long Haul had 26 RBI. Pitcher Travis Clark of Long Haul was 21-29 (.724) with 8 HRs and 25 RBI. By far the best tournament by any pitcher.

  • MVP – Andrew Collins, BBS/Mr. D’s/Rip City (19-21, .905, 10 HR, 19 RBI, 17 Runs)
  • HR Champion – Andrew Collins, BBS/Mr. D’s/Rip City – 10
  • HR Champion – Ryan Parfitt, Long Haul/H.Auto/Easton (22-31, .710, 25 RBI, 20 Runs) – 10
  • Batting Leader – Andrew Collins, BBS/Mr. D’s/Rip City  – .905


  • P – Travis Clark, Long Haul/H. Auto/Easton
  • IF – Chente Granados, West Coast Monsta/The Scene
  • IF – Orlando Castillo, BBS/Mr. Ds/Rip City
  • IF – Brad Reckart, Long Haul/H. Auto/Easton
  • IF – Dennis Rulli, BBS/Mr. Ds/Rip City
  • IF – Ronald Bubba Mack, Utility/KV Weld
  • OF – Andrew Collins, BBS/Mr. Ds/Rip City
  • OF – Jeremy Yates, BBS/Mr. Ds/Rip City
  • OF – Ryan Parfitt, Long Haul/H. Auto/Easton
  • OF – Mike Umscheid, Long Haul/H. Auto/Easton
  • UT – Chris Larsen, Ts 13/DeMarini
  • UT – Ryan Harvey, West Coast Monsta/The Scene
  • UT – Brett Helmer, Long Haul/H. Auto/Easton
  • UT – Greg Connell, BBS/Mr. Ds/Rip City
  • UT – Dale Brungardt, Long Haul/H. Auto/Easton


1. BBS/Mr. D’s/Rip City, Rochester, MN (4-0)
2. Long Haul/H. Auto/Easton, Cicero, NY (4-2)
3. West Coast Monsta/The Scene, Calimesa, CA (2-2)
4. T’s 13/Demarini, Omaha, NE (2-2)
5t. Heartland Investors, Mandan, ND (1-2)
5t. ASPNation/A&A Utility/KV Weld, Dallas, TX (2-2)
7t. Red’s Astros, Indianapolis, IN (1-2)
7t. OC, Grimes, IA (0-2)
9. Team Combat/Baugh Ford/, Kent, WA (0-2)

2015 ASA Men’s A Slow Pitch Nationals

2015 held at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on October 2-4.

Champion – Utility/KV Weld Fort Worth, Texas
Runner Up – Precision/Easton/Do Chicago, Illinois

A magnificent effort by Tournament MVP Kyle Pearson (Louisiana) lifted Utility/KV Weld to a 35-32 win over Precision/Easton/DO in the Men’s Class A Championship Game on Sunday. Pearson racked up 10 RBI on five hits for, singling in the fourth and sixth innings while sending out two long balls. never trailed after scoring 12 runs in the first inning on three, three-run home runs, an RBI single by Matt Vern, and a two-run triple by Brian McBryde. Precision would score three runs in the bottom of the second to cut its deficit to nine before increased its lead with five runs in the fourth. An 11-run sixth inning helped seal the eventual win for Down to their final at-bat and trailing by 17, Precision made the game interesting as the team launched six home runs to mount a comeback. With one out and trailing by three, turned a double play to end the game. went undefeated to claim the title with a perfect 5-0 record while hitting .682 as a team.

  • MVP – Kyle Pearson, Utility/KV Weld (21-26, .808, 6 HR, 27 RBI, 21 Runs)
  • HR Leader – Chris Greinert, Team Combat/Baugh Ford/ (19-30, .767, 28 RBI, 18 Runs) – 10
  • Batting Leader – Mike Brown, All American Athletics (26-32, 9 HR, 32 RBI, 21 Runs – .813


P – Mike Brown, All American Athletics
IF – Kyle Pearson, Utility/KV Weld
IF – Keith Laski, Precision/Easton/DO
IF – Chris Potts, Utility/KV Weld
IF – Matt Vern, Utility/KV Weld
IF – Jeff Keske, Precision/Easton/DO
OF – Matt Schrage, T’s 13
OF – Dan Kirkwood, Precision/Easton/DO
OF – Davis Bilardello, Precision/Easton/DO
OF – Denny Branch, Reds Astros
UT – Denny Crine, Heartland Investors
UT – Tim Bowser, Utility/KV Weld
UT – Chris Greinert, Team Combat/Baugh Ford/
UT – Shannon Smith, T’s 13
UT – Cooper Vittitow, Utility/KV Weld


1. Utility/KV Weld Fort Worth, TX (5-0)
2. Precision/Easton/Do Chicago, IL (3-2)
3. T’s 13 Omaha., NE (3-2)
4. All American Athletics Clackamas, OR (4-2)
5t. Red’s Astros Indianapolis, IN (1-2)
5t. Team Combat/Baugh Ford/ Seattle, WA (3-2)
7t. West Coast Monsta/The Scene Calimesa, CA (1-2)
7t. Heartland Investors Mandan, ND (1-2)
9t. BBS/Mr. Ds/Rip City Rochester, MN (1-2)
9t. All Armed Forces Washington, D.C. (0-2)
9t. OC Grimes, IA (0-2)
9t. Compound Athletics/Bubba’s/Easton Burlington, IA (0-2)