The Huntington Beach Girls Softball 12 and under team won the Southern California ASA State Championship over the Fourth of July weekend. The team went 6-0 outscoring their opponents 46-17 in their 6 wins, defeating Camarillo 13-2 in the championship game. The HBGS offense was led by Serena Starks, Megan Ryono, and Malia Cockrell who all hit over .500 for the tournament. Helena Gonzalez, Kelly Ryono, and Kami Petit all hit over .400. Aly Fullbright was among the team rbi leaders, knocking in 4 runs over the tournament. Cailey Collado and Lauren Cox led the team in runs scored over the weekend. In the opening game, Shayla Thomas led the way in an exciting come from behind win over Rancho Penasquitos, backing up a strong pitching performance from Katelyn Drake. Natalie Dorame had a walk off hit vs. Camarillo in the winners bracket finals game. Megan Ryono was brilliant throughout the tournament in the circle, going 5-0 with a .720 ERA. Up next for the team is the Western Nationals in Roseville, CA.
The 14u Team also had a strong showing in Lancaster, Finishing 5th and qualifying for the Western Nationals in Medford, Oregon.
12U are State Champions!!!!!
Our HBGS All Star teams were in action for the Central District Tournament over this past weekend. 8U Gold beat Aliso Viejo on Friday night then played South Huntington Beach on Saturday in a tight game that South HB won 2-0. Facing elimination, 8U beat Tustin, Cypress, and Mission Viejo to become one of the final 4 teams to play on Sunday. Against Rancho Trabuco on Sunday morning, the girls fought hard but came up short, 4-0. Thus ending a nice run. 12U Gold team went right through their division and picked up a Central District Championship and will now move on to States. 12U now has a 26-3 overall record and won 3 tournaments (Oceanside, South HB, and Fountain Valley.) They also have a 2nd place finish at the Irvine Tournament and a 3rd place finish at the Orange Canyon Tournament.The States Tournament is being held in Lancaster over 4th of July weekend. Our 14U Gold team also qualified for States! Congratulations to our girls for a great All Star season.
12U Gold wins the Central District Championship!
Congratulations to 12U Gold and 12U Silver on bringing home some hardware from the Fountain Valley Tournament. Both wrapped up the Championships in their games on Sunday. 12U Gold captured their 3rd Tournament and 12U Silver has now won four Tournaments this All Star season! Big accomplishment for our HBGS girls!
HBGS heads to the Irvine Tournament this weekend. Come on out and support our girls. 12U Gold and Silver both were tourney champs this past weekend at the Surf City Classic. That gives 12U Silver three consecutive tournaments!
Two of our teams finished strong at the Irvine Tournament with 12U Gold and 10U Silver finishing 2nd in the tournament. Big accomplishment especially, by playing 3-4 games in one day.
HBGS now heads to the Fountain Valley Tournament this coming weekend.
10U Silver with 2nd place finish at Irvine Tournament!
Posted are the Brackets and Pool play for the Surf City Classic Tournament. Note to all teams, games are being played at 2 different venues. One venue is at Circle View Elementary which is located at 6261 Hooker Drive in Huntington Beach and at Kettler Fields/ECC which are located at 21377 Magnolia Ave in Huntington Beach.
8U Silver: La Verne
8U Gold: Torrance
10U Silver: Brea
10U Gold: Santa Monica
12U Silver: Huntington Beach
12U Gold: Huntington Beach
14U Gold: El Segundo
Please click on the link at www.ocgsl.org to see when each of our teams plays and where. There are 4 different venues where the games will be played this coming weekend. Make sure to get the correct address. Below are the Saturday's results:
8U Silver: Lost 12-0 to PYLGSA and beat Irvine 12-0.
8U Gold: beat West Grove 2-0 and lost to Charter Oak 5-0
10U Silver: beat Eastvale 8-6 and beat Irvine 10-3
10U Gold: beat West Grove 5-2 and lost to Orange Canyon 6-1
12U Silver: beat Rancho 11-3 and beat PLYGSA 7-1
12U Gold: beat Charter Oak 10-0 and lost to West Grove 3-0
14U Gold: beat Charter Oak 9-1 and beat Glendora 12-5
8U Silver: lost 7-5 to Orange Canyon
8U Gold: beat Glendora 2-1
10U Silver: beat Santee 4-2
10U Gold: lost 7-0 to Charter Oak
12U Silver: beat Glendora 12-7 and beat Rancho 17-11
12U Gold: beat Cypress 14-8 and lost to Rancho 3-2
14U Gold: Game delayed vs. Irvine
8U Gold: lost 8-0 to Rancho and finished in 3rd place.
10U Silver: lost 5-2 to Rancho and finished in 3rd place.
12U Silver: beat Santee 18-1 to win the Tournament!
14U Gold: lost 6-4 to Newport/Mesa and finished in 3rd place.
Huntington Beach Girls Softball had a very succesfull weekend down at the Oceanside Tournament as HBGS won 5 of the 7 championships! The girls look to carry that momentum into the Orange Canyon Tournament. Come out and support our girls this weekend. Thank you to all the parents who came down to Oceanside. We had big cheering sections at all the games.
8U Silver: Tournament Champs
8U Gold: Tournament Champs
10U Silver: Tournament Champs
10U Gold: 3rd place
12U Silver: Tournament Champs
12U Gold: Tournament Champs
14U Gold: 2nd place
2014 Oceanside All Star Tournament. 8U Gold takes 1st Place!
2014 Oceanside All Star Tournament. 10U Silver takes 1st Place!
2014 Oceanside All Star Tournament. 8U Silver takes 1st Place!
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If you are interested in your daughter playing softball this summer, go to the About tab and click on Clinics/Lessons. There will be camps held at Pure Fastpitch, Concordia University, and Long Beach St. I have provided a link to each camp to get registration information as well as when the camps are held.
Be sure to pick up your copy of the HB Wave in today's OC Register (if you live in Huntington Beach.) They can also be found at one of the newspaper stands at City Hall for free. A story in the HB Wave today (June 12th) features our All Stars at the Surf City Classic Tournament.
The next one year board member term begins August 1, 2014 and continues through July 31, 2015. Elections for the term will be held on July 22 at 7 PM. The location is Don Ramons Restaurant at Goldenwest and Warner. All positions are one year term lengths. Look under the Board button to see the positions that are a part of HBGS and may interest you.
On Saturday, May 10th, Home Depot store 6963 on Magnolia and Garfield donated sod to help redo the 8U field. With the help of the crew from Home Depot, the 8u field looks great! Be sure to support our sponsor by visiting Home Depot store 6963 and thanking them for getting this done!
This is the new website for HBGS and will provide all the information needed throughout the season! Please stay tuned as we add new things daily! Scores, standings, HBGS Apparel, All Stars, Playoffs, Tournaments, and photos! Please contact Scott Linck at email@example.com with information that you would like to add!