Archive for April, 2006

A-1 Tank website launched

Tuesday, April 11th, 2006

A-1 Tank of Hayward, CA has launched a new team website.

A-1 Tank is returning this year. We have become one of the strongest teams in the Nor-Cal area and are striving to become a contender in National Championship play. This year we have combined with the Nor-Cal Mavericks who, after one season, have made a name for themselves placing 3rd at the NAFA “AA”.

Click here for more on the team, their roster and their 2006 schedule.

Southern Illinois Qualifier

Monday, April 10th, 2006

South Central Illinois ISC Qualifier Set for Vandalia

Rich Well, ISC Deputy Commissioner, has announced the dates, site, and other details for the South Central Illinois ISC Qualifier for the 2006 fastball season.

The competition will be held in Vandalia, Illinois, over the weekend of June 2, 3, and 4.

The tournament will determine an area representative for the ISC World Tournament (which will be held in Kitchener, ONT, August 11 – 19) and a second representative for the ISC II Tournament of Champions (in Kitchener, ONT, August 13 – 18.

The planned format is round robin with semi-finals and finals pitting the top two teams from each pool into a single elimination tourney. This format may change depending on the number of teams competing for the ISC World Tournament spot and the number competing for the spot in the ISC II Tournament of Champions.

Teams will need to declare as they enter the event whether they are competing for the ISC or the ISC II berth.

Deadline is April 17.

Entry fee is $200. Checks should be payable to RichWell/The Freight Softball.

To enter the event or for additional information, contact:

Rich Well
2419 Linda Avenue
Vandalia, IL. 62471
e-mail: riwell6(at)

Four ISC II Teams at Red Rock

Friday, April 7th, 2006

Four ISC II teams are taking part in the 7th annual Red Rock Tournament in St. George, UT May 6-8. Denver, CO Rage, Hayward, CA A-1 Tank, Bakersfield, CA LumberKings and Appleton, WI Bar of Appleton will be in tough against the likes of NY Patsy’s, SoCal Bombers, Team Rainey and Portland C/R.

Click photo above for panoramic shot of the beautiful Canyons Complex. (if it does not “shrink to fit” in your browser, right mouse click, then choose “view image”. )

Watch FastpitchWest & for tournament coverage.

Click here for photo galleries from last year’s tournament.

Pools & Schedules (more…)

Niagara Falls Canada League Tournament

Monday, April 3rd, 2006

From Al’s Fastball: Niagara Falls Canada League Tournament

For all intermediate/ISC II teams filling out their 2006 tournament schedule be sure to consider the annual Niagara Falls Men’s League tournament August 11-13, 2006 in beautiful Niagara Falls Canada.

Click link above for all the details.

April 1 News

Saturday, April 1st, 2006

Click here for “news” regarding realignment of some ISC areas.