Coming Soon: Extra Inning Softball to Rank the 16U Extra Elite Eighty Club Teams

The 2018 Mizuno Storm team which finished 3rd at PGF 14U Premier Nationals.

With most of the country fighting the biting chill of winter, it’s not too early to think of the warmth of summer and the excitement that comes with players and teams competing in top travel ball softball showcases, tournaments and nationals.

We will begin our look at who are the top club teams in the nation by starting with the Extra Elite 16U Club Team rankings in two weeks… here’s the schedule:

  • Mon. February 11, 2019: Teams #’s 50-41
  • Tues. February 12, 2019: Teams #’s 40-31
  • Wed. February 13, 2019: Teams #’s 30-21
  • Thu. February 14, 2019: Teams #’s 20-11
  • Fri. February 15, 2019: Teams #’s 10-1
  • Sat. February 16, 2019: Teams #’s 51-80

If you’d like to nominate your favorite team, please have one of the coaches complete the following and email no later than Wednesday, February 6 at 9 pm EST to: brentt.eads@extrainningsoftball.com:

  • top results last year (summer, fall and/or entire year)
  • team record (if you know it)
  • summer schedule (where will you be at playing at… showcases, tourneys, nationals)
  • key returners (list grad year and positions if possible)
  • key pick-ups
  • team strengths (hitting, pitching, defense, speed, etc.… give details/examples)
  • top players lost (graduation, moved to other teams, etc.)
  • any relevant recruiting info (players committed or being heavily recruited)
  • estimated ranking range for your team (i.e. 5-10, 15-25, 40-50)
  • other top teams in 16U
  • if available, send a team roster/brochure or link to a webpage with a roster
  • forward a team photo and/or individual player pics (please ID)