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16u Northern NAFA Nationals

NAFA Champlin & Coon Rapids MN 16U National Tournament 2022

Dates: July 27-30, 2023

Mandatory Coaches Meeting Wednesday, July 26

120 Teams Max

75 minutes finish the inning

2 umpires per game

5 game guarantee

$700 registration fee payable to NAFA. Gate fee $200 per team used to pay for field rental and field maintenance is paid to Champlin Park Fastpitch before the first game. 

3 pool games will seed teams into 4 brackets (Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze) and a minimum of 2 bracket games are guaranteed.

All game results and brackets will be posted online.

Skills competition & Opening Ceremonies will occur on Thursday July 27 at Noble Park.

On behalf of NAFA Softball, Champlin Park Fastpitch, and Coon Rapids Fastpitch, we look forward to hosting your team!

Online Registration: OPEN



2021 16U Platinum Champions: MN A's Denhartog

Tournament Information

Sponsor Information

Local restaurants that can take reservations of 25-plus with 1.5 hour time blocks to host teams. Tell them you're a team with NAFA Nationals.

MC's Tap House, 9690 Colorado Ln N, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
Chanticlear Pizza Bar & Grill, 11706 Crooked Lake Blvd, Coon Rapids, MN 55433

Tournament Contacts

Jim Rathe

Midwest NAFA Director / National Tournament Director

Phone: 847-800-5739

Jeff Husom

Site Director

Phone: 763-670-4544

Gaeli Iverson

Champlin Park Fastpitch President

Phone: 612-501-5617

Field Maps

NAFA Northern Nationals 16U '22 Results (Pools & Brackets)


1st - Midwest Sluggers '05, 2nd - Brookings Outlaws Kratz, 3rd - Badger Blitz Birling, 4th - Goodview Sandlot

1st - Park Ridge Pistols, 2nd - Caledonia Chaos Kimble, 3rd - Central Wisconsin Edge, 4th - MN SnoCatz Black

1st - Owatonna Crush, 2nd - Clutch Hitters Jensen, 3rd - Seymour Flames Black, 4th - Rock River Stix Gransee

1st - MN Moose White, 2nd - MN ICE Ludden, 3rd - Mendota Heights Gold, 4th - MN Moose Blue,

Consolation Champions: Janesville Cyclones
Consolation Runner-Up: Stingers RL

2022 NAFA 16U Northern Nationals

Pool Play: July 28-29, 2022
Bracket Play: July 29-31, 2022

Skills Competition Results

Winners can come to Noble Sports Park to collect their prize! Congratulations to all the teams and competitors!!!

Home Run Derby
1st Place: 7 Home Runs - MN Whirl 16u Gold, Ava F
2nd Place: Fusion Synergy, Carly F
Throwing for Accuracy
1st Place: MN Blast 16u, Jill A
2nd Place: Janesville Cyclones, Brynn S
3rd Place: MN Whirl 16u Gold, Maggie W
Around the Horn
1st Place: MN Blast 16u, Taylor, Brooklyn, Emily, Carly, Brooke, Maddie
2nd Place: Central WI Edge, Nolita, Emma, Caina, Katja, Makala, Erin
3rd Place: Fusion Synergy, Izzy, Macey, Zoe, Kaylie, Kylie, Greta 
Speed Around the Bases
1st Place: SE Flyers, Desirae, Brit, Kyllee, Olivia
2nd Place: Caledonia Chaos, Kenzie, Aalana, Bella, Abby 
3rd Place: Mississippi Valley Pride, Marlee, Kaitlyn, Halenel, Emma

'22 Teams Registered

Number of Teams NAFA REG # Team Name Coach Name Registration
1 IL22-16-21 KR Fastpitch 16U John Azara
2 MN22-16-03 Midwest Speed Walsh Crista Walsh
3 MN22-16-04 Midwest Speed Bangle Chris Bangle
4 WI22-16-08 Wisconsin Redbirds Jess Hovorka
5 IL22-16-06 Sycamore Sycos Dan Rivera
6 SD22-16-01 Hot Shots Fastpitch Ryan Mallinger
7 WI22-16-44 Madison Revolution Red Emma Capuano
8 MN22-16-02 Goodview Sandlot Mitch Grossell
9 WI22-16-36 New Berlin Magic White Tim Bonin
10 WI22-16-01 Rock River Stix Gransee Keven Gransee
11 MN22-16-05 Owatonna Crush Rachel Malo
12 WI22-16-47 New Berlin Magic Red David Grotkin
13 WI22-16-13 ESA 16U Futures Blue Jon Immendorf
14 WI22-16-14 ESA 16U Futures White Eric Lubarsky
15 WI22-16-10 ESA 16U Prospects Blue Sally Peach
16 IL22-16-11 Kishwaukee Valley Storm Christian Dierschow
17 MN22-16-07 Clutch Hitters Jensen/Fauth JJ Jensen
18 MN22-16-06 Clutch Hitters Deming Kate Deming
19 MO22-16-01 Missouri Fury 06 Rodger Tucker
20 WI22-16-15 Central Wisconsin Edge 15u Aaron Carroll
21 WI22-16-17 Mississippi Valley Pride 15U Abbey Herbert
22 WI22-16-18 Mississippi Valley Pride 16U Mesa Heit
23 WI22-16-29 Johnson Creek Yellowjackets Gold Jeremy Kelm
24 MI22-16-02 Caledonia Chaos Kimble Terry Kimble
25 WI22-16-31 ISA - Black Jenna Woepse
26 WI22-16-48 Rock River Stix Pease Jim Pease
27 WI22-16-49 Rock River Stix Baker Bruce Baker
28 WI22-16-20 Rhino Wisconsin Rich Camps
29 WI22-16-02 Wisco Warriors Scott Vest
30 WI22-16-27 Johnson Creek Yellowjackets Saverio Capuano
31 WI22-16-06 Janesville Cyclones Greg Bienema
32 IL22-16-45 Midwest Sluggers '05 Tim Hoing
33 MN22-16-38 MN Chaos Johnson Chris Johnson
34 MN22-16-39 MN Chaos Schneider Dan Schneider
35 IL22-16-23 Park Ridge Pistols Blue Rich Hoffman
36 MN22-16-08 MN SnoCatz Pink Neena Mathers
37 MN22-16-09 MN SnoCatz Black Jeremy Schauer
38 WI22-16-32 Shockers Shane Chucka
39 WI22-16-42 Lake Superior Chill Gabby Gidley
40 IL22-16-42 Warren Wave Dave Lyons
41 MN22-16-11 Boom Jeff Boser
42 IL22-16-38 Windy City Rage MF Marcello Falcone
43 MN22-16-10 MN Royals Tim Freeberg
44 IL22-16-13 Stingers Ricky Loiben
45 WI22-16-23 Seymour Flames Black John Nelson
46 WI22-16-41 Richfield Rebels Brandon Preiss
47 MN22-16-35 MN Elite Blanchard Katy Blanchard
48 MN22-16-33 MN Elite Goetz Julia Goetz
49 WI22-16-04 Badger Blitz Kapral Kevin Kapral
50 WI22-16-19 WI Fear Fastpitch Kaylie Kuhnke
51 MN Stars 06 Drew Larson
52 MN22-16-15 MN Bombers Gold Cliff Yandle
53 Lady Storm Chad Dye
54 SD22-16-02 Brookings Outlaws Bill Kratz
55 IL22-16-10 Yorkville Foxes Tom Grove
56 MN Moose Blue Angela Dabu
57 MN Moose White Maggie Schley
58 MN Moose Orange Dean Halvorson
59 MN Blast 16U Tyler Korby
60 WI22-16-34 Badger Blitz Birling Shelly Birling
61 MN22-16-36 Proctor Storm Patrick Shelton
62 IL22-16-31 Dawgs 15U James Schnell
63 WI22-16-05 Beloit Pride Matt Champeny
64 WI22-16-03 VA Glory WI Rick Breuer
65 WI22-16-35 Dukes Todd O'Brien
66 Waukesha Blazers Jimmy Meier
67 ND22-16-01 Launch Academy Kurt Grensteiner
68 MN22-16-24 Mendota Heights Warriors Chris Belair
69 MN22-16-12 MN ICE Bacon Andrew Bacon
70 MN22-16-14 MN ICE Roby Mike Roby
71 WI22-16-11 Brookfield Stars Ben Malnar
72 SD-22-16-03 Brookings Outlaws Rob Bortnem
73 MN22-16-22 MN A's Smith Becky Smith
74 MN22-16-31 MN Whirl White Matt Keller
75 MN22-16-37 MN Whirl Gold Chris Gabler
76 MN22-16-21 MN A's Jones Karlie Jones
77 MN22-16-23 MN A’s Carter/Denhartog Mike Carter
78 IL 22-16-29 Bartlett Hawks 15U Angie Stankus
79 WI22-16-40 Wisconsin Bandits Black Paul Federer
80 ND22-16-03 Diamond Academy Justin Feist
81 MN22-16-20 SE Flyers Bryan Todd
82 MN22-16-43 Mission Navy Rachael Click
83 IL22-16-17 CHAOS Fastpitch Brian Karcz
84 WI22-16-38 Falls Angels Black Robert Tack
85 MN22-16-44 MN Sox Kennedy Kehr
86 MN22-16-19 SW Metro Wildcats Aly Zastrow
87 MN22-16-27 Cottage Grove Green Matt Kurtzbein
88 ND22-16-04 Fargo-Moorhead Blaze Blue Sammie Hildreth
89 ND22-16-05 Fargo-Moorhead Blaze Orange Autumn Perry
90 MN22-16-47 MN Twisters Black Lindsey Dvorak
91 MN22-16-48 MN Twisters Red Cody Vojacek
92 MI22-16-01 Copper Country Crush Glenn Johnson
93 MN22-16-30 Lake Crystal Fastpitch Matt Peterson
94 NE22-16-01 Impact Athletics 15U Arend Wolzen
95 MN22-16-25 TC Blitz Lisa Silber
96 MN22-16-26 Moorhead Crush Drew Syverson
97 MN22-16-41 Mankato Peppers Orange Amy Zellmer
98 MN22-16-28 Gamblers White Corey Goettelman
99 MN22-16-29 Gamblers Blue Cory Chuchna
100 MN22-16-34 MN Elite Gormley Tim Gormley
101 MN22-16-40 Fairbault Fury Jason Tobin
102 SD22-16-04 SD Thunder Roger Froendt
103 IL22-16-52 Marengo Softball Joe White
104 MN22-16-17 MN Stealth Marty Thurber
105 Westman Magic Faron Asham
106 MN22-16-45 MN Riptide Brad Horstman
107 MN22-16-13 MN ICE Ludden Paul Ludden
108 Lady Storm Regional Paul Meyer
109 SD22-16-05 Fusion Synergy Mark Mueller
110 WI22-16-41 Badger Blitz Ellestad Jess Ellestad
111 Warren Wave RA Rico Asidao
112 MN Stix Abbey Gapinski
113 Misfits 16 Kylian Wassman