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2017 Tournament Results

The Westerville WarCats Fastpitch Softball League is pleased to announce the results of its 2017 WarCats Invitational Tournament:

10u-Champion: Central Ohio Ice

Runner Up: Big Katz

12u-Champion: Xtreme

Runner Up: Central Ohio Ice

14u-Champion: Ohio Hawks

Runner Up: Heart of Ohio Grit

16u-Champion: Diamondbacks

Runner Up: Raymond Rapture

18u-Champion: Stampede

Runner Up: Muskie Chix

THANK YOU to all our players, coaches and parents and umpires for their participation in the WarCats’ 39th Annual Invitational. We hoped you enjoyed your play in the tournament and come back next year for our special 40th Annual WarCats Invitational.

And a GIANT THANK YOU to the scores of volunteers who helped us stage this massive event, featuring 66 teams across five fields in Westerville. Thank you for representing the ‘Ville!

 

Weather announcements

39th Annual Westerville WarCats Invitational

Any weather delays affecting play in this weekend’s WarCats Invitational will be announced here.
In the case of inclement weather, click on the weather icon on the website homepage for Updated Information.

 

Full details on WarCats Picnic May 7

spring; westerville warcatsUPDATED: To welcome the season, and to welcome the upcoming 2017 WarCats Softball season, the Westerville WarCats Fastpitch Softball League is planning a SPRING PICNIC for all WarCats players and families!

League Director Stephanie Kimpel said plans for the WarCats Spring Family Picnic will start at 5 p.m. Sunday, May 7 at Westerville’s Highlands Park, 245 S. Spring Road. Dinner will begin at 5:30.

The picnic is potluck and each team will need to bring something. The League will provide water and soft drinks.

Families from the different teams are encouraged to bring an item in the below categories:

  • 10-U WarCats: Fruit
  • 12-U WarCats: Veggie
  • 14-U WarCats: Side dish/salad
  • 16-U WarCats red: Main dish
  • 16-U WarCats black: Main dish
  • 18-U WarCats: Dessert

Each family will need to bring its own table service. 

Coaches are encouraged to get a headcount ahead of time, and report it to the League, to help with planning..  

Other news items for WarCats families

  • Uniforms and equipment will be ready within the next few weeks. You can either arrange to pick it up or collect it at the WarCats picnic. Contact your coach for details. 
  • Tournament sign up sheets will be available for families at thee picnic. As a reminder, each family will need to work three separate, three-hour shifts. (Not three family members working one three-hour shift.) 
  • Spirit wear online sale info also will be available at the picnic.

 

Car wash fundraisers in May

car washThe WarCats are planning Car Wash Fundraisers for next month.

The League hopes as many WarCats girls as possible participate, even if just for a short time.  Please share this with your families as well.. 

Two dates have been set:

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 6 at Fazoli’s, 807 S. State St.

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 13 at Westerville’s Fire Station 111, 400 W. Main St. (tentative)

 

 

Warrior Youth Softball Camp

Warrior Youth Softball Camp

The 2017 Warrior Youth Softball Camp for grades 3-8 will take place at Westerville North July 10-11 The camp will be under the direction of head coach Caitie Kilbane (ckilban3@kent.edu).

To register, click on the link below and fill out the Google Form for your daughter:

Warrior Youth Softball Camp Registration

#WeAreWarriors

WarCats capture Winter League Championship

A team of 16U Westerville WatCats captured the tournament championship of a local Winter Softball League Saturday, Dec. 17.

championship

Westerville 16U WarCats celebrating the Mannino’s Winter League Championship are (from left) row 1-Chloe Y. and Rachel F.; row 2-Cecilia T., Riley K., Kate F. and Katie P. Regular members of the champion WarCats White Team were Kate F., Rachel F., Cecilia T. and Chloe Y.

Competing in the High School Division, the WarCats White Team won three consecutive games Saturday to capture the Winter Hitting/Pitching League Tournament Championship at Mannino’s Grand Slam USA.

Members of the WarCats White Team members were Kate F., Rachel F., Cecilia T. and Chloe Y.

The White Team finished tied for second during the regular season of the Winter Hitting/Pitching League at Mannino’s, an indoor softball-baseball facility at 6635 Dublin Center Drive in northwest Columbus.

After the tournament draw, they entered the tourney seeded third and faced another team of WarCats – the WarCats Black Team – in the first game of the tourney Dec. 17.

Tournament play

The WarCats Black Team finished fourth in regular league play. Black Team members were Tatum B., Marin K., Riley K. and Emma M. 16U pitcher Katie P. also subbed for the Black Team in several games.

WarCats White defeated WarCats Black 53-48 in a closely contested game to open the tournament. WarCats White overwhelmed the Diamonds in the second round. Then, the WarCats White 16U Team defeated Gahanna in the final to win the tourney championship.

The WarCats also fielded a third team in the Mannino’s Winter League, WarCats Red, comprised of Miranda B., Katie P., Maddie P., and Cheyenne H. The Red finished in sixth place in league play but did not make the championship tournament.

The Westerville WarCats Fastpitch Softball League fields teams in 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U and 18U competitions, with team members from all four Westerville middle schools and all three Westerville high schools.

2017 Player Registration Form

player registration & evaluation

Tryout Rain Dates

WarCats will host tryouts on August 15th from 5:30-7:30pm for all age groups: 10u, 12u, 14u, 16u and 18u, weather permitting. 

If we cannot hold tryouts on this date, we will offer one additional tryout on Saturday, August 20th with 10u and 12u beginning at 9:00am and 14u and 16u beginning at 12pm.

2016-2017 Team Tryouts

Please print out the Player Registration and Medical Authorization forms prior and bring to tryouts, Thank You.

Cant see the document? Download Here

2016 Tournament Results

The Westerville WarCats Fastpitch Softball League is pleased to announce the results of its 2016 WarCats Invitational Softball Tournament:
10u- Champion Lady Pioneers
         Runners Up- Lady Beez
 
12u- Champion Ohio Hawks 03
         Runners Up Erie Diamonds
 
14u- Champion Vikings Elite
         Runners Up Tusky Valley
 
16u- Champion Central Ohio Stampede
         Runners Up  Electric Storm