ADULT SOFTBALL MEETING
The next meeting of our Post's Adult Softball League
is Monday, April 9, 2018, at 7:30 pm. Participation cost
and rosters are due at this meeting.
For more information,
please contact Fred Miller at (540) 845-0011.
Girls Fastpitch Softball
Sponsored by American Legion Post 290
High School Fall Softball
American Legion Post 290 is the proud sponsor of the Commonwealth Fall Softball League. This enterprise enables high school softball players to continue to improve their skills through competition during the fall season. 2017 marked the 12th year for the CFSBL and we are looking forward to another successful season in 2018.
In 2017, we had an 8 team league that includes teams from Stafford, Spotsylvania and Prince William Counties. Games were played on Mondays during September and October. Participants this year included:
Brooke Point Hylton
Chancellor Mountain View
Woodbridge North Stafford
Colonial Forge Riverbend
Planning for the 2018 season will begin in July.
For more information concerning HS Fall Softball participation, check with your HS coaches or Mr. Ken White, (540) 846-4053 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Post 290 sponsors a travel softball program for young ladies similar to the American Legion baseball program that is offered to the young men. The age groups and number of teams fielded vary from year to year but typically involve age groups 10U - 18U.
2017 - 2018 BOMBERS TRYOUT INFORMATION
For 2017-2018, we plan to field teams in the 12U, 16U and18U divisions. Tryouts for the 2017-2018 teams will be held primarily at the American Legion Sports Complex and additonal information will be posted here. Here is the latest informaion pertaining to Bombers Fastpitch Softball Tryouts:
AMERICAN LEGION POST 290 BOMBERS
Girls’ Fastpitch Softball Travel Team
TRYOUTS for the 2017-2018 Season have been completed. For additional information or to schedule an individual tryout, please contact the appropriate coach for your age group.
18U - tryouts were held on August 5th. For additional information or individual tryout, contact Melissa Preston, email@example.com
16U - tryouts were held on Sept 9th. For additional information or individual tryout, contact Mike Arce, firstname.lastname@example.org
12U - tryouts were held on July 16th. For additional information or individual tryout, contact Mary Smith at 540-846-0677, email@example.com
10U - tryouts were held during December/January. For additional information or individual tryout, contact Jeff Smith, firstname.lastname@example.org
For the 2018 season, players must have been born on or after:
- January 1, 1999 to be eligible for the 18U Division
- January 1, 2001 to be eligible for the 16U Division
- January 1, 2003 to be eligible for the 14U Division
- January 1, 2005 to be eligible for the 12U Division
- January 1, 2007 to be eligible for the 10U Division
- Melissa Preston(18U) at email email@example.com
- Mike Arce (16U) at email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Mary Smith (12U) at 540-846-0677, email email@example.com
- Jeff Smith (10U) at email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Bombers play at a competitive travel level, and compete in softball travel tournaments primarily in Virginia and Maryland. They normally participate in NSA, ASA, USSSA, PONY and Softball Nation events and play both a fall and spring/summer season.
Coaching Staff Update: The following coaching/team assignments for the 2017-2018 season have not yet been determined. If you are interested in participating as either a coach, volunteer coordinator or "Team Parent", please contact your team's manager or Ken White for more information!
|Manager||Jeff Smith||Mary Smith||Mike Arce||Melissa Preston|
|Assistant Coach||Jeff Smith||Don Preston|
|Assistant Coach||Ed Petrovich||Sean Iseminger|
|Administration||Ken White||Ken White||Ken White||Ken White|
The Post 290 Bombers participate in tournaments sanctioned by USSSA, NSA, and Softball Nation and will include Showcase events to provide visibility to those players desiring to play at the collegiate level.
- Winter Workouts will be held weekly at a local indoor facility beginning in December
For more information, contact Ken White, American Legion Post 290, at (540) email@example.com.