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USA Softball All American Games


Meet our 2019 12u Wisconsin All Americans

The USA Softball All-American Games features 24 teams from across the United States comprised of 12 and under athletes. Each Region selected two teams to represent their geographical area (20). In addition, the top three regions in team registrations received an additional berth (3) and there will be one regional host berth (1). Each team consists of 15 athletes and 2 coaches.  The Games take place  June 8-10, 2019.  www.usasoftballallamericangames.com

Wisconsin is a part of Region 8 and selected 10 athletes and one coach to represent the Badger State.  Those athletes joined 10 athletes from Minnesota, 5 athletes from North Dakota and 5 athletes from South Dakota.  The athletes combined and formed two teams - Region 8 Blue and Region 8 Red.  Meet our athletes from Wisconsin.

 

Maddy Balsiger  - Team Blue

Hometown :  Germantown

2019 Team : Crusherz  Fastpitch

Position: Outfield

Favorite part of softball: "I love to make diving defensive plays - especially for outs!"

Fun fact : I can touch the tip of my nose with my tongue.

Lauren Etienne  - Team Red

Hometown :  Oregon

2019 Team : Oregon Inferno

Position: Pitcher

Favorite part of softball: "Working as a team to get outs and score runs."

Fun fact : I play the guitar and love playing it.

Ashley Bert - Team Red

Hometown :  Racine

2019 Team : Bats Academy

Position: Infield

Favorite part of softball: "Pitching."

Fun fact : I play volleyball.

Stella Roher - Team Red

Hometown :  Madison

2019 Team : Johnson Creek Yellowjackets

Position: Catcher

Favorite part of softball: "My favorite part of softball is being on a team."

Fun fact : My National History Day project on Helen Keller is advancing to the State Competition.

Hayden Schabel - Team Blue

Hometown :  Iron Ridge

2019 Team : Bats Academy

Position: Catcher

Favorite part of softball: "Defense."

Fun fact : My softball nickname is T-Rex.

Cali Craig - Team Blue

Hometown :  Watertown

2019 Team : Watertown Thunder

Position: Infield

Favorite part of softball: "Everything! Pitching especially."

Fun fact : I can hit both right and left handed.

Carly Zych - Team Blue

Hometown :  Oregon

2019 Team : Oregon Inferno

Position: Pitcher

Favorite part of softball: "I like being a part of a team and competing to win.  I also enjoy hitting."

Fun fact : I also play basketball and just found out I made the State Tournament All Tournament Team.

Addison Lund - Team  Blue

Hometown :  Appleton

2019 Team : Midwest Glory

Position: Infield

Favorite part of softball: "What I love the most about softball is to be able to get dirty, work hard, and have fun with my teammates."

Fun fact : I LOVE to take photos!

Taylor Bloohm - Team Red

Hometown :  Brownsville

2019 Team : Bats Academy

Position: Infield

Favorite part of softball: "Meeting new people and making new friends."

Fun fact : I have a fat cat names Bacon.  I named him after my favorite food.

Jackie Showalter - Team Red

Hometown :  Hartland

2019 Team : Stiks

Position: Infielder

Favorite part of softball: "My favorite part is pitching and hitting but I love being able to play the game."

Fun fact : I like to bake, play volleyball and I get sunburned very easily.