2020 USSSA Eastern National Champions, 14U-C
The USSSA 14U-C Fastpitch Eastern National Championships took place July 15-19, 2020 in Salisbury & Ocean City, Maryland. Chesapeake Storm won the championship going 7-1 over the 5-day tournament. Storm, made up of players from Anne Arundel, Queen Anne's, Talbot, Kent, and Caroline counties, won the championship in the "if" game, defeating Wildfire Fastpitch (West Chester, PA) 15-8. Along the way, Storm defeated the #1 (Mason Dixon) and #2 (Wildfire) ranked teams in PA, as well as the #3 team (Crabtown Crushers) in Maryland. Currently, Chesapeake Storm is ranked #1 in MD/DE, and #10 Nationally.
Standing - Abby Denes (Tourney Most Valuable Pitcher), Brooke Reilly, Kenly Brice, Abby Gunther, Carissa Taylor, Piper Patchett, Caroline Taylor, Sammi Richtol (Tournament MVP)
Kneeling - Hailey Adamson, Natalie Henry, Dinah Lackey
Coaches - David Henry, Derek Denes, Dyke Taylor, Paul Gunther
In 2018, QA Softball developed a "travel" team division, with a team name of "Chesapeake Storm." For the 2020-2021 season, Chesapeake Storm is classified as a "16U, class B" travel team, and competes in USSSA and USA Softball tournaments throughout MD & DE in the fall, spring, and summer.
Chesapeake Storm is one of the highest ranked teams in the state of MD.
WELCOME to "CHESAPEAKE STORM" Softball
Team colors: Maryland Flag colors
2020-2021 Team Roster:
#1 - Natalie Henry
#3 - Piper Patchett
#7 - Abby Denes
#8 - Caroline Taylor
#13 - Sam Richtol
#14 - Abby Gunther
#15 - Addison Jones
#24 - Kenly Brice
#26 - Carissa Taylor
#30 - Hailey Adamson
#55 - Dinah Lackey
#99 - Brooke Riley
April 24-25 Crabtown
May 1-2 May Madness
May 15-16 Black Eyed Susan
May 22-23 Rock N Rumble
June 5-6 Queen of Diamonds
June 19-20 Governor's Cup / Charm City "B"
June 25-27 MD States / Beast of the East
July 10-11 Swing for the Rings / Showcase
July 17-18 Mid-Summer Challenge
July 26 - July 31 USSSA National Tournament
At Chesapeake Storm softball, we’re all about skill development, team camaraderie, and competitive softball while having a ton of fun! Our highly experienced coaches train our team to reach their highest potential, and to always have a great time whenever we play.
The cost per player is relatively low ($600) compared to other travel organizations. If you would like to assist our team & organization (this will help better equip the team, and allow the girls to participate in more tournaments), we would welcome your sponsorship. Our travel division, along with the rec-division, is "non-profit" status.
TRYOUTS for the 2021-2022 Chesapeake Storm 16U-B will be:
Sunday, August 14, 2021 4:00-6:00
Rt 18 Park - field 3,
1945 4H Park Rd, Centreville, MD
(rain / make-ups will be Aug 15, 5:30-7:30)
If you can not make it Aug 14, please complete the registration and make note and/or contact coach.
16U players will need to be 16 or younger on Jan. 1, 2021.