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14u Northern NAFA Nationals

NAFA Prior Lake & Lakeville MN 14U National Tournament 2023

Dates: July 27-30, 2023

5-game guarantee, 128 teams
* All teams will play three pool games on Thursday and Friday. Bracket play begins on Friday afternoon. All teams are guaranteed to play into Saturday.

* Bracket play: Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze


The Ponds 1-6, 8-9 (Prior Lake)
Aronson Park 1-9 (Lakeville)

$700 registration fee payable to NAFA. Gate fee $200 per team used to pay for field rental and field maintenance is paid to Prior Lake Athletics for Youth (PLAY) or Lakeville Fastpitch Softball Association before the first game. 

Two-man umpire crews for all pool and bracket games depending on umpire availability.

All games are no new inning after 75 minutes

Mandatory Coaches meeting on Wed, July 26

Home Run Derby: Thursday, July 27 from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Aronson Park, Field 5, in Lakeville

14 U Hotel Information

Tournament Contacts

Eric Kraushar

MN State Director - Tournament Coordinator

Phone: 651-328-7453

Kyle Field

Site Director - Lakeville

Phone: 612-978-2753

Tyler Chambers

Site Director - Prior Lake

Phone: 612-296-1736

Field Maps

2023 NAFA 14U Northern Nationals

Pool Play: July 27-28, 2023
Bracket Play: July 28-30, 2023

Parade of Teams: This event WILL return in 2023. We are working on the details.

Pin Trading: Optional -- teams can order pins; girls can trade with other teams during the tournament. Fun opportunity to meet girls from other teams.

Gift Exchange: all teams switch gift bags upon conclusion of their first pool game. Spend no more than $10-12. Think fun. Candy, Dollar Store items, etc. Teams will be sent a coach list to coordinate how many players they will need bags for.

Teams Registered

Number of Teams NAFA REG # Team Name Coach Name Registration Paid
1 WI23-14-11 GTS 14U Midwest Mike Brewer
2 WI23-14-08 Royals Fastpitch Jon Skarda
3 IL23-14-01 AB Fastpitch Dakota Medrano
4 WI23-14-09 Wolves Fastpitch Jayson Werra
5 WI23-14-12 Oakfield Crush Aaron Schepp
6 (Pending) Mankato Peppers Elite Amy Zellmer
7 WI23-14-02 Milwaukee Angels Chad Dornbach
8 IL23-14-08 Wasco Diamonds Christopher Van Degraft
9 WI23-14-15 Wisconsin Twisters Justin Munoz
10 WI23-14-16 New Berlin Heat Red James Sturino
11 (Pending) Minnesota Elks Randy Backman
12 WI23-14-06 Rock River Stix Schwenn Doug Schwenn
13 IL23-14-16 Warren Wave TI Tina McIntosh
14 IL23-14-04 Warren Wave JY Jon Young
15 Madison Revolution Janisch Emi Janisch
16 WI23-14-10 Wisconsin Outlawz White Joe Daggett
17 WI23-14-19 West Bend Lightning Kelly Hooper
18 WI23-14-18 Wisconsin Rebels Jim Johnson
19 WI23-14-24 Polar Bear Fastpitch Black Steve Werner
20 WI23-14-23 Polar Bear Fastpitch Red Dave Much
21 (Pending) South Appleton Rockers Reed Swick
22 Madison Revolution Voliva Bobby Voliva
23 (Pending) Plover National 14U Chad Newby
24 (Pending) Plover National 13U Lachel Canfield
25 (Pending) Plover American 14U Kevin Ebel
26 Mission Lindsay Burr
27 (Pending) MN Elite Novak Gary Novak
28 IL23-14-06 Kishwaukee Valley Storm Chris Sikon
29 WI23-14-20 Janesville Cyclones Maroon Bryan Naber
30 WI23-14-22 ESA 14U Prospects Paul Todarello
31 MN23-14-07 Minnesota Magic Gold Tom Thole
32 Nebraska Echoes Rasmussen Jeff Rasmussen
33 Wisconsin Extreme Deanna Gilane
34 WI23-14-13 Southwest Storm Alicia Bockhop
35 MN23-12-05 MN Waves Schellhammer Meghan Schellhammer
36 (Pending) WI Fear Fastpitch Dallas Cavegn
37 MN23-14-12 Midwest Speed Wilson Mark Wilson
38 MN23-14-13 Midwest Speed Pyrz Dave Pyrz
39 MN23-14-14 Midwest Speed Noren Corey Noren
40 Macstrength Grizzlies Matt Paulsen
41 (Pending) Wisconsin Bandits Chris Sabish
42 IL23-14-14 Chicago Ravens John Metzger
43 WI23-14-26 Mississippi Valley Pride Blue Mesa Heit
44 WI23-14-27 Mississippi Valley Pride White Mesa Heit
45 (Pending) Stateline Fury Futures 14U Vinnie Caiozzo
46 WI23-14-28 Southwest Wisconsin All Stars Dave Gratz
47 MN23-14-15 Midwest Speed Gold Ring Pat Ring
48 MN23-14-16 MN Warriors Gold Todd Bannie
49 WI23-14-30 Elkhorn Express Chad Schliepp
50 IL23-14-19 Elmhurst Emeralds David Wojcik
51 WI23-14-31 Northwest Lightning Emma Roehl
52 Wisconsin Fastpitch Academy Mark Wirz
53 MN23-14-11 MN Stars '08 Mitch Peterson
54 SF Eclipse Scott Fairbrother
55 MN23-14-19 St. Croix Boom 14U Damen Lobinsky
56 MN23-14-08 Clutch Hitters Giesen Rob Giesen
57 MN23-14-09 Clutch Hitters Zimmerman Sam Zimmerman
58 (Pending) Stateline Fury 13U Black Kurt Head
59 MN23-14-10 Clutch Hitters Hanson Jim Hanson
60 MN23-14-17 TC Blitz '09 Meghan Knipp
61 MN23-14-18 TC Blitz '08 Don Mittelstadt
62 (Pending) MN CHAOS '09 Steve Huls
63 (Pending) MN CHAOS '08 Morgan McPherson
64 (Pending) Mankato Peppers Fitzloff Megan Fitzloff
65 (Pending) Mankato Peppers Enter Tessa Enter
66 (Pending) MN Elite Hall Jess Hall
67 West Fargo Fusion Alexis Burke
68 WI23-14-34 Johnson Creek Yellow Jackets Chris Pierick
69 (Pending) Minnesota Stix Graphite Lizzy Hansen
70 (Pending) Minnesota Stix Cardinal Addie Murry
71 MN Dynamite John Sireno
72 (Pending) Winona WinStars Velocity Kristin Noble
73 MN23-14-05 MN ICE 13U Halupczok Scott Halupczok
74 MN23-14-06 MN ICE 08 Carpenter/Wagner Allison Carpenter
75 (Pending) Magic 14U National Jake Privette
76 (Pending) Bandits 14U Kris Van Horn
77 (Pending) Minnesota Elite Lange Aaron Lange
78 MN SnoCatz 14U National Dayja Balck
79 MN SnoCatz 14UB Eric Jorgensen
80 White Bear Lake Jordyn Rudolph

Looking back at the 2022 tournament

2022 NAFA Northern Nationals 14U Pools & Brackets


1st - Falls Angels, 2nd - MN Moose Orange, 3rd - Ohio Hawks, 4th - Germantown Fastpitch

1st - MN Magic Privette, 2nd - White Bear Lake Bears, 3rd - MN Bombers 12U National, 4th - Wisconsin Redbirds

1st - MN Starters Gold, 2nd - MN Vortex Uittenbogaard, 3rd -  Sycamore Sycos, 4th - Soderville Bengals

1st - Centennial Lakes Johnson, 2nd - MN Waves Beech, 3rd - MN Moose Blue, 4th - Seymour Flames Black