Category: 2017

2017 ASA Men’s B Slow Pitch Nationals

2017 held at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on August 25-27.

Champion: L&S Glass, San Jose, California
Runner Up: All American/BBS/Monsta, Champlin, Minnesota

L&S Glass out of California bested an all star field of teams at the 2017 USA Softball ‘B’ Nationals this past weekend in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  The pivotal game being their 22-19 win over Above All Landscaping in the semifinals and then their 35-19 win in the championship over All American/BBS/Monsta who had won 6 straight games in the loser’s bracket including knocking out the 3 favorites Bay Area Legends, Above All, and Western Son.

  • MVP – Josh Tallent, L&S Glass
  • Batting Champion – Josh Tallent, L&S Glass (.895)
  • HR Champion – Bryce Oliveira, All American/BBS/Monsta (9)


1. L&S Glass, San Jose, CA (5-1)
2. All American/BBS/Monsta, Champlin, MN (7-2)
3. Evolution/Klutch/Easton, Rowlett, TX (3-2)
4. Western Son/KV Weld/ASP, Fort Worth, TX (5-2)
5t. Above All Landscaping/Evo9X, Jackson, NJ (2-2)
5t. Killbombers, Frisco, TX (2-2)
7t. Army Black, Fayetteville, NC (2-2)
7t. Bay Area Legends, Eastvale, CA (2-2)
9t. Attaboys, Edmond, OK (1-2)
9t. Swiing Kiingz/Iconic/Spiderz, Maryville, IL (2-2)
9t. Chanticlear Pizza/P5/Miken/Worth, Dayton, MN (2-2)
9t. Comatose/S2N/Subway/Monsta, Beloit, WI (2-2)
13t. Fence Brokers, Bryant, AR (1-2)
13t. Army Gold, Fayetteville, NC (1-2)
13t. OC, Grimes, IA (1-2)
13t. Heartland Investors, Mandan, ND (1-2)
17t. All American Restoration/Monsta/BBS, Rochester, MN (0-2)
17t. Midwest Swing, Stillwater, MN (0-2)
17t. TZ Distributors/Unique Image, Hockessin, DE (0-2)
17t. Seminoles, Stillwell, OK (0-2)

2017 ASA Open Women’s Slow Pitch Nationals

2017 held at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Champion: Derby Girls, Kent, WA
Runner Up: All Armed Forces, Lackland AFB, TX

Derby Girls would open up the game in the bottom of the second. Salcedo, Hollman, Kami Marrott, Miller and Stefanie Watt each drove in additional runs to extend Derby Girls’ lead to 10-1. Another five-run inning came in the bottom of the third for Derby Girls after Dara Toman hit an RBI single, Christan Dowling hit a three-run home run and Durand doubled to plate run number 15. Laura Harms would help Derby Girls seal the run rule victory after singling to drive in Watt in the bottom of the fourth. The All Armed Forces team earned a spot in the Championship Game after battling through the loser’s bracket. Dropping their first game of the tournament to On-Point 12-2, the All Armed Forces would win three-straight to earn a spot in the Championship Finals. All Armed Forces was let by Tournament MVP and home run champion Jordan Brown, who hit .800 with 15 RBI and five home runs.

  • MVP – Kristen Shifflet, Derby Girls (5-7, .714, 7 Runs)
  • Batting Champion – Jordan Brown, All Armed Forces – (12-15, 5 HRs, 15 RBIs, 9 Runs) – .800
  • HR Champion – Jordan Brown, All Armed Forces – 5


  • Marisa Basham, On Point
  • Danielle Kisner, On Point
  • Aldenise Ewing, Khaos
  • Sherri Hollis, Khaos
  • Ashley Rios, Khaos
  • Chelsea Davis, Khaos
  • Schameka White, All Armed Forces
  • Jordan Brown, All Armed Forces
  • Kennedy Houser, All Armed Forces
  • Erika Cintron, All Armed Forces
  • Kristen Shifflet, Derby Girls
  • Kami Marrott, Derby Girls
  • Tara Salcedo, Derby Girls
  • Christan Dowling, Derby Girls
  • Dara Toman, Derby Girls


1. Derby Girls, Kent, WA 3-0
2. All Armed Forces, Lackland AFB, TX 3-2
3. Khaos, Harmony, FL 2-2
4. On Point, Grimes, IA 2-2
5t. Bryant Express, Bryant, AR 1-2
5t. Demarini Tuff, Marysville, WA 1-2
7. Enough Said, Tallahassee, FL 0-2

2017 USSSA Men’s AA Slow Pitch Worlds

Held at Kissimmee, Florida on September 16-17.

Champion – Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon, Medina, Minnesota
Runner Up – Precision/3rd St./GBrand/Easton, Chicago, Illinois

  • MVP – Shannon Smith, Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon
  • MVP – Brandon Newman, Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon


  • Keith Martin, Worth Astros/K&G/Klutch
  • Cooper Vittitow, Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon
  • Daniel Evans, Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon
  • Chris Larsen, Classic Glass/Easton
  • Matt McGowan, Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon
  • Colin Baartman, Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon
  • Toby Letak, Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon
  • Patrick Ellwanger, Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon
  • Robert Roop, Worth Astros/K&G/Klutch
  • DJ Hollingsworth, Classic Glass/Easton


1. Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon Medina, MN (6-1)
2. Precision/3rd St./GBrand/Easton Chicago, IL (3-2)
3. Worth Astros/K&G/Klutch Indianapolis, IN (2-2)
4. Classic Glass/Easton San Jose, CA (3-2)
5t. Primetime/Easton Macon, GA (2-2)
5t. Nightmare/Miken Branson, MO (1-2)
7t. The Scene/HDLNS/BHR/Easton Hamilton, OH (1-2)
7t. TDB/TMSports/MidWestWhiteTailAdv/Miken Charlotte, NC (1-2)
9t. OA Apparel/Broughton/KBI/Easton Gladewater, TX (0-2)
9t. Baugh Ford/Adiktiv/Worth/Miken Peachtree City, GA (0-2)

2017 USSSA A Men’s Slow Pitch Worlds

2017 held in Osceola, Florida on August 18-20.

Champion – Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken Corpus Christi, Texas
Runner Up – TG Brand/Easton  Flint, Michigan

  • MVP – Mathew Vasquez, Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken
  • Offensive Tournament MVP – Tyler Kincaid, TG Brand/Easton
  • Defensive Tournament MVP – Perry Hensley, Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken
  • All Tournament Manager – Mark Holsonback, Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken


  • Ryan Morrow, TG Brand/Easton
  • Travis Hulbert, Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken
  • John Franklin, TG Brand/Easton
  • Ryan O’Connell, Chanticlear Pizza/P5/Miken/Worth
  • Justin Geiner, TG Brand/Easton
  • Chris Bauer, Chanticlear Pizza/P5/Miken/Worth
  • Dustin Roberts, Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken
  • Kevin Ballard, Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken
  • Nick Mitschke, All Out/A&A Utility Co/ASP/Klutch
  • Nathan King, TG Brand/Easton
  • Matt Schrage, Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken
  • Jonathan Lenz, All Out/A&A Utility Co/ASP/Klutch
  • Everett Williams, Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken
  • Steven Malay, Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken
  • Donald Plaisance, All Out/A&A Utility Co/ASP/Klutch


1. Steel Sports/PowerhouseSportz/Miken Corpus Christi, TX 5-0
2. TG Brand/Easton  Flint, MI 6-2
3. All Out/A&A Utility Co/ASP/Klutch  Houston, TX 3-2
4. Chanticlear Pizza/P5/Miken/Worth Champlin, MN 5-2
5t. CTC Hampton, NH 3-2
5t. The Scene/Cornerstone/BuffaloWings  Richmond, KY 2-2
7t. Smash It Sports/RAC/Worth Rochester, NY 3-2
7t. Bay Area Legends/Miken  Castro Valley, CA 2-2
9t. South Shore  Dighton, MA 3-2
9t. Seminoles/TPS/NACSF.Inc/Miken Tulsa, OK 2-2
9t. Premier/Easton  Morrow, OH 1-2
9t. Baugh Ford/Adiktiv/Worth/Miken  Peachtree City, GA 1-2
13t. JBL/Tailgaters/All In/B&E/Worth  Kent, OH 1-2
13t. BeeTech  Miami, FL 1-2
13t. One Payment/Dynasty  Liberty City, FL 1-2
13t. Rebel Sports/Game On/Dirty/hangrite  Dearborn, MI 1-2
17t. Wileys Supreme/Miken/Worth  Haines City, FL 0-2
17t. Tradesmen Elite/Worth/Savon  Salt Lake, UT 0-2
17t. Primetime/Easton  Macon, GA 0-2
17t. Pure Sports/HB  Charleston, SC 0-2
17t. Bad Draw/B&B/Broughton/BAF/Worth Greenville, NC 0-2

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2017 NSA Elite Super Worlds

2017 held at Komomo, Indiana on September 8 – 10.

Champion – TJ21 Media Group, South Bend, IN
Runner Up – Maroadi Transfer, Pittsburgh, PA


1. TJ21 Media Group, South Bend, IN 3-0
2. Maroadi Transfer, Pittsburgh, PA 1-3
3. P&P 333/CMT/Clutch/Koval, MI 1-2

2017 USSSA Major World Series

2017 held at Kissimmee, FL

Champion – Smash It/Scene/TDB/Miken/Worth, Rochester, NY
Runner Up – Resmondo/OA Apparel/H.Auto/SPTank, Winter Haven, FL

  • MVP – Andrew Collins Smash It/Scene/TDB/Miken/Worth (20-23, .870, 8 HRs, 20 RBIs, 15 Runs)
  • Home Run Leader – Kyle Pearson Resmondo/OA Apparel – 12
  • Batting Leader – Andrew Collins Smash It/Scene/TDB – .870
  • Offensive MVP – Kyle Pearson Resmondo/OA Apparel (22-30, .733, 12 HRs, 22 RBIs, 21 Runs)
  • Defensive MVP – Don DeDonatis Smash It/Scene/TDB


  • Dennis Rulli – Smash It/Scene/TDB/Miken/Worth
  • Chris Greinert – Dan Smith/Menosse
  • Brian Zirkle – Dan Smith/Menosse
  • Brian Wegman – Resmondo/OA Apparel/H.Auto/SPTank
  • Chad Durick – Dan Smith/Menosse
  • Bryson Baker – Resmondo/OA Apparel/H.Auto/SPTank
  • Andy Purcell – Smash It/Scene/TDB/Miken/Worth
  • Kevin Bazat – Resmondo/OA Apparel/H.Auto/SPTank
  • Travis Clark – Resmondo/OA Apparel/H.Auto/SPTank
  • Scott Kirby – Resmondo/OA Apparel/H.Auto/SPTank
  • Cory Boothe – The Scene/HDLNS/BHR/Easton
  • Ryan Disbennett – The Scene/HDLNS/BHR/Easton
  • Cory Briggs – Smash It/Scene/TDB/Miken/Worth
  • Stuart Snell – Racks/Sonny’s/Athlon/Easton/Cutler
  • CJ Jacinto – Bad Draw/B&B/Broughton/BAF/Worth
  • Ryan Harvey – Smash It/Scene/TDB/Miken/Worth
  • Nick Santana – Smash It/Scene/TDB/Miken/Worth
  • Manager – John Rector – Smash It/Scene/TDB/Miken/Worth


Place Team City Record
1 Smash It/Scene/TDG/Miken/Worth Rochester, NY (5-0)
2 Resmondo/OA/H.Auto/Specialty Tank Winter Haven, FL (4-2)
3 Dan Smith/Menosse San Joes, CA (4-2)
4 The Scene/HDLNS/BHR/Easton Hamilton, OH (6-2)
5t Racks/Sonny’s/Athlon/Easton/Cutter Casper, WY (3-2)
5t Bad Draw/B&B/Broughton/BAF/Worth Greenville, NC (2-2)
7t SIS/Thunder/Miken/Worth/Louisville Wading River, NY (2-2)
7t Precision/3rd St./GBrand/Easton Chicago, IL (2-2)
9t Nightmare/Miken Branson, MO (1-2)
9t Bay Area Legends/Miken San Francisco, CA (1-2)
9t Worth Astros/K&G/Klutch Indianapolis, IN (1-2)
9t Baugh Ford/Adiktiv/Worth/Miken Peachtree City, GA (1-2)
13t Klutch/Bull Dawg Trucking/Semper San Antonio, TX (1-2)
13t Xtreme/Miken/ASP/Athlon Medina, MN (0-2)
13t OA Apparel/Broughton/KBI/Easton Gladewater, TX (0-2)
13t Newbreed/GTS/Demarini Tukwila, WA (0-2)
17t Steel Sports/Powerhousesportz/Miken Corpus Christi, TX (1-2)
17t TDB/TMsports/Midwestwhitetailadv Charlotte, NC (0-2)

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2017 ASA Super Men’s Slow Pitch Nationals

2017 held at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Champion – West Coast Monsta, Calimesa, CA
Runner Up – H. Auto/Resmondo/OA Apparel/Specialty Tank, Winter Haven, FL

It was a rematch Championship Game rematch between WC Monsta and H. Auto/Resmondo/OA Apparel/Specialty Tank as the former earned a spot in the finals with a decisive 27-5 (four inning) win. H. Auto would then post a 49-42 win over T’s 13/Monsta for another chance as the undefeated WC Monsta. H. Auto would carry on their momentum from the previous game as the team scored six runs in the top of the first inning to take an early lead over WC Monsta. That lead would be cut to one run after WC Monsta plated five in the bottom of the frame. Keeping H. Auto from plating any runs in the top of the second, WC Monsta would score six runs to take an 11-5 lead. The game would remain closely contested through the top of the seventh inning with WC Monsta holding a 43-37 lead and H. Auto down to their final at-bat. H. Auto would manage to push across one run in the top of the seventh, but would be unable to overcome the deficit as WC Monsta walked away with the Super Slow Pitch Championship, 43-38. For H.Auto, Bubba Mack (8 HRs, 17 RBIs) and Mike Umscheid (7 HRs, 15 RBIs) led the offense.

  • MVP – Dale Brungardt, WC Monstas (12-14, .867, 5 HRs, 13 RBIs, 12 Runs)
  • HR Champions – Chaun DeMars, T’s 13/Monsta (17-22, .773, 21 RBIs, 15 Runs) – 9
  • HR Champions – Kyle Person, H.Auto/Resmondo/OA Apparel/Specialty Tank (17-21, .810, 22 RBIs, 16 Runs) – 9
  • Batting Champion – Dale Brungardt, WC Monstas (12-14, 5 HRs, 13 RBIs, 12 Runs) – .867


  • Chris Greinert, WC Monsta
  • Filip Washington, WC Monsta
  • Ronald “Bubba” Mack, H.Auto/Resmondo/OA Apparel/Specialty Tank
  • Kyle Pearson, H.Auto/Resmondo/OA Apparel/Specialty Tank
  • Don Bellerby Jr., WC Monsta
  • Dale Brungardt, WC Monsta
  • Chaun DeMars, T’s 13/Monsta
  • Mike Umscheid, H.Auto/Resmondo/OA Apparel/Specialty Tank
  • Brett Rettenmeier, T’s 13/Monsta
  • Ryan McClanahan, WC Monsta
  • Mario Granados, WC Monsta
  • Brad Reckart, H.Auto/Resmondo/OA Apparel/Specialty Tank
  • David Johnson, WC Monsta
  • Steve Whaley, WC Monsta
  • Kevin Bazat, H.Auto/Resmondo/OA Apparel/Specialty Tank


1. West Coast Monsta, Calimesa, CA 3-0
2. H.Auto/Resmondo/OA Apparel/Specialty Tank, Winter Haven, FL 2-2
3. T’s 13/Monsta, Omaha, NE 2-2
4. OC, Grimes, IA 1-2
5. ASP/KV Weld/A&A Utility/OA Labs, Breckenridge, TX 0-2

2017 GSL Men’s C Slow Pitch World Championships

2017 held at Lou Berliner Park in Columbus, Ohio on September 2-4.

Champion – MJ/Krieger Barrels/Spiderz, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Runner Up – T&W/HDLNS/Miken, Cincinnati, Ohio


1. MJ/Krieger Barrels/Spiderz, Milwaukee, WI (7-0)
2. T&W/HDLNS/Miken, Cincinnati, OH (5-2)
3. Swiing Kiingz/Iconic/Spiderz, Maryville, IL (8-2)
4t. Fish Head/Top Shelf/Red Eye Sports, Baltimore, MD (4-2)
5t. Rats Hitmen/Cornerstone, Louisville, KY (5-2)
5t. Southside Miken, Indianapolis, IN (3-2)
7t. Team Grizzly, Westminster, MD (4-2)
7t. Tropics, Cincinnati, OH (3-2)
9t. Superfriends/Pauersports/Meridian, Huber Heights, OH (4-2)
9t. Tru Sports/Miken/CAGear, Fairfax, VA (4-2)
9t. Flyboy, Louisville, KY (3-2)
9t. Jokers/SSS, Chicago, IL (2-2)
13t. MCR/Ewald/ZA, Oconomowoc, WI (2-2)
13t. Headlines Sportswear/CSB, Cincinnati, OH (2-2)
13t. Polekatz/Forest Packaging, Oswego, IL (2-2)
13t. Doughboys/DO/HBsports, Tecumseh, MI (2-2)
17t. Xtreme Associates/Harpers, Columbus, OH (2-2)
17t. Doughboys Softball, Pittsburgh, PA (2-2)
17t. JLS/Yoder Trans/Eagle Bldgs/Pauer, Cincinnati, OH (2-2)
17t. Westpoint Softball, Noblesville, IN (2-2)
17t. MJ Lowe, Columbus, OH (1-2)
17t. Raisorsharp/Burt’s Pest/MadeRite, Columbus, IN (1-2)
17t. R&L Concrete, Perrysburg, OH (1-2)
17t. Snail Trail/Great Lakes Belt/Do, Detroit MI (1-2)
25t. Baggers, Warren, MI (1-2)
25t. Young Gunz/Mojo-USA, Quaker City, OH (1-2)
25t. Demolition, Hoffman Estates, IL (1-2)
25t. Lafamiglia/MW/Elite, Pittsburgh, PA (1-2)
25t. Collateral Mgmt/Nager Law/BCHH, Lyndhurst, OH (1-2)
25t. BNB, Ravenna OH (1-2)
25t. D&R Concrete, Topeka, IN (1-2)
25t. Dominos/Ferra/Nomad/Bob Johnson, Rochester, NY (1-2)
33t. Redeemed/American Lighthouse, Dry Ridge, KY (0-2)
33t. BM Drillers, Paris, KY (0-2)
33t. Rampage Softball, Mokena, IL (0-2)
33t. Detroit Smooth/Miken, Detroit, MI (0-2)
33t. Longshots, Vienna, WV (0-2)
33t. Blackhawk Athletic Club, Rockford, IL (0-2)
33t. Team Fear/Troy Fish & Game, Columbus, OH (0-2)
33t. Linders, Ashland, OH (0-2)
33t. Bellys/Durbin Bowl/Chandlers/Dannyb, St. Leon, IN (0-2)

2017 GSL Men’s B Slow Pitch World Championships

2017 held at Lou Berliner Park in Columbus, Ohio on September 2-4.

Champion – CGR/House Money/Jimmy’s Seafood/MCC, Baltimore, Maryland
Runner Up – Just Send It/La Famiglia, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh


1. CGR/House Money/Jimmy’s Seafood/MCC, Baltimore, MD (6-1)
2. Just Send It/La Famiglia, Pittsburgh, PA (4-2)
3. HB/Softballfans/Miken/Evil, Kalamazoo, MI (2-2)
4t. Titan Trucking, Neo, OH (2-2)
5t. Smash It Sports/RAC/Worth, Rochester, NY (2-2)
5t. Maroadi Transfer/SIS/Worth, Pittsburgh, PA (1-2)
7t. Bertie’s/Gutterworks/D&D Grocery, Elizabethtown, KY (1-2)
7t. Old Bag/Chubby’s/Pauer Sports, Columbus, OH (1-2)
9t. Comatose/S2N/Subway, Beloit, WI (0-2)
9t. TG Brand/Easton, Flint, MI (0-2)