6-4-3 Charts - Booth 223
Throughout the season, 6-4-3 Charts will supply your program with weekly scouting reports for your opponents as well as your own team. No one else can provide our comprehensive spray charts, advanced analytics, sabermetrics, short game statistics, batting average by count data, and more!
Contact Rick Ahlf - Email,
AstroTurf - Booth 813
AstroTurf was invented in 1964 and is now part of the SportGroup, arguably the largest sports surfacing company in the world. Profitable and well-funded, German-based SportGroup is the global leader in artificial turf systems and running tracks, with more than 1,000 employees. Founded 40 years ago, SportGroup now owns manufacturing facilities across the globe and operates in 70 countries. It has supplied more than 7,000 artificial turf surfaces and around 16,000 athletics tracks globally. SportGroup forges a team of sports surfacing companies that are focused on introducing the most cutting edge technologies for today's highly trained athletes. With both AstroTurf and SportGroup clients investments are even better protected long term. The brands under the SportGroup umbrella have earned impeccable reputations for quality. Our sales and service team will remain intact. Manufacturing will remain in the USA. Customers can count on products of superior quality and a team ready to help them
Contact Aaron Klotz - Email,
AthleteTypes, LLC - Booth 618
AthleteTypes offers the leading, end-to-end online system for helping athletes and teams succeed mentally at every level. By delivering easy-to-use sports psychology tools that provide athletic mindset assessment and training, AthleteTypes equips athletes, coaches, and teams with the information they need to reach their full potential. Utilizing the TAP assessment system with a 30-plus-year record of success in player evaluation with teams in the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL and NCAA -- AthleteTypes provides a comprehensive understanding of athletes mental makeup. Representative clients include the New England Patriots, Kansas City Royals, Philadelphia 76ers, Northwestern University and the University of Texas. You can learn more about AthleteTypes at www.athletetypes.com
Contact Rob Pike - Email,
Athletx Sports Group - Booth 915
Game Day USA is a sports management firm that operates over 225 sporting events annually, primarily in baseball and softball. Based in Naperville, Illinois, a Western suburb of Chicago, Game Day USA produces events nationwide from New York to Arizona and from Wisconsin to Florida.
Contact Holly Scott - Email,
AXE BAT - Booth 1010
Axe Bat is the only bat built for your swing. Engineered from handle to end cap, this bat is proven to give you better bat speed, more barrel control, and explosive pop. For more than 140 years, players everywhere have been swinging bats with a major design flaw: the round knob handle. Now, we have created a handle designed for the way your hand grips the bat. Engineered for the biomechanics and ergonomics of your swing, the Axe handle supports your most natural and efficient movement through the hitting zone.
Contact Madison Foster - Email,
Blast Motion - Booth 417, 419
** NFCA Official Partner
Blast Motion is an information company that provides motion analysis and performance insights. By intelligently combining the bio-mechanics of movement with sensor data, video capture technology, and cloud-based software services, we redefined the way people train, analyze, and improve their game.
Contact Megan Miller - Email,
BSN Sports - Booth 414
Founded in 1972 as a factory-direct equipment company, BSN SPORTS is the largest distributor of team sports apparel and equipment in the United States. We are your ultimate teamwear outfitter of Nike, Under Armour and other national brands. BSN SPORTS is in the unique position to support the athlete and coach from grade school to college and beyond. We are the best Supply Network in Sports.
Contact Jamie Potts - Email,
Columbus, GA Sports Council - Booth 803
The Greater Columbus Sports & Events Council, Inc. mission is to foster economic development in the City of Columbus through the recruitment and facilitation of local sporting events, the promotion of healthy lifestyles and the support of recreational facilities in the community. We are the home of the first Olympic Softball Games.
Contact David Boyd - Email,
Diamond 9 Events - Booth 216
Diamond 9 hosts all levels of collegiate pre-season softball events in the Kissimmee/Orlando area. Our mission is to exceed expectations one event, one team, one athlete at a time. Our Championship Environment is a by-product of our mission, as we believe that every student-athlete deserves to compete on a highly competitive stage that reflects the level of competition they are aiming to achieve.
Contact Kevin O'Donnell - Email,
Diamond Kinetics - Booth 707, 709
** NFCA Official Sponsor
Diamond Kinetics is the market leader in mobile tech based performance data for player evaluation, development and recruiting. The DK platform includes the SwingTracker sensor and app, PitchTracker 'Smart' softball and app, and Axon Fastpitch app for cognitive training and pitch recognition. DK offers team programs for organizations at the Professional, Collegiate and Travel levels.
Contact Jeff Schuldt - Email,
Diamond Sports - Booth 507, 509, 511, 513
** NFCA Official Sponsor
Diamond Sports designs and distributes high quality Fastpitch softball products for all levels, with a focus on developing brand awareness, building customer relationships, while inspiring people to participate in Fastpitch with integrity and respect. Built by character, driven by performance, Diamond delivers!
Contact Craig Clough - Email,
Easton Baseball/Softball - Booth 607, 609, 611
** NFCA Official Sponsor
Easton manufacturers a complete assortment of softball hard good products including bats, gloves, catcher's equipment and helmets. We have team deals and service for NFCA member teams and schools.
Contact Calin Thomas - Email,
FlightScope - Booth 816
FlightScope Strike is a wireless and portable 3D phased array tracking radar, providing pitching and hitting data analytics for baseball and softball. Track player performance indoor and outdoor with the most advanced and accurate tracking technology in the game, and own your data to compare results over time.
Contact Tara Ingalls - Email,
FollowThru Pro Training Bats - Booth 1012, 1014
The FollowThru Pro Training Bat provides a precision hitting experience that encourages proper swing technique in hitters with varying levels of skill. Our patented FollowThru technology provides hitters with instant audible feedback, encouraging them to swing all the way through the zone until they hear that. This increased bat speed translates directly into raw hitting power, by teaching batters to extend their swing thru the ball. The ability to hit live pitches creates a smooth transition from training bat to your bat on game day. Our Pro Training Bat is every hitting coach's best friend. Their hitters will build muscle memory and better swing muscles, while eliminating casting. Not only does it promote proper swing mechanics that hitters can feel, but it allows them to self-adjust their swing until with instant feedback. Get your own FollowThru bat today and find out why people are saying, swinging is believing!
Contact Patrick Wood - Email,
G Tee Batting Tees - Booth 622
* Used by Professional Softball & Baseball Players * Telescoping Upright Adjusts from (56cm-104cm) * Precision Machined Stainless Steel & Aluminum Construction * Base x (30cm x 30cm) Includes Weight Post * Replaceable Flexible Rubber G Tee Cup * Portable for Travel or Storage, Weighs 6 lb. * 2 Year Warranty on All Parts & Labor (Includes Rubber Cup) * Patented Design for Optimum Performance * Award Winner ABCA Convention * Testimonials * Made in USA
Contact Jason Gangelhoff - Email,
GameChanger Media Inc - Booth 323, 325
GameChanger provides simple - yet powerful - free scorekeeping tools, advanced statistics, live updates and team management solutions for baseball and softball teams. We calculate stats, generate a scorebook, and stream live play-by-play to parents and fans. The GameChanger app is the premiere team management app for baseball and softball teams of all ages and skill level. Our in-app messaging, game & practicing scheduling, team announcements and more make it easy for every coach to organize and manage their teams.
Contact Kyleigh Meisler - Email,
GroupHousing Travel - Booth 110
GroupHousing knows the sports travel business from being on all sides; working with the tournament organizer, as a venue and on the hotel side. Our professional and friendly team is here to help solve the lodging issues that travel teams and tournament organizers face today. We have over 30 plus years in the hospitality industry. Why GroupHousing? Grow your events, Shrink cost, We focus on the lodging, you focus on the event, Lowest rates for attendees, Hotel reward points and services are FREE!
Contact Anna Barlow - Email,
HitTrax - Booth 403
** NFCA Official Sponsor
HitTrax is delivers an unmatched player experience with instantaneous feedback and groundbreaking performance metrics. A total solution for hitting, catching, and pitching training, as well as in-depth player assessments. HitTrax is Redefining The Game.
Contact Elena Bowman - Email,
HUMANeX Ventures - Booth 811
ATHLETeX from HUMANeX Ventures provides the opportunity to measure and improve intangible talents using assessments. With the use of individual profiles, team chemistry and leadership training, we partner with programs to build stronger relationships and drive success.
Contact Brianna Ashburn - Email,
IMAPLAYER.US - Booth 130
IMAPLAYER is a company dedicated to serve Softball players of any age with a professional approach to Scouting and Player Development. We utilize current professional systems to personally evaluate the player and then design a detailed plan for the developmental process. Our outstanding unique staff of former Collegiate Softball Coaches will evaluate and guide the Softball player. Additionally, the IMAPLAYER Mentor Program offers the player their own personal expert for consistent followup and advice on any aspect of their career. We provide a comprehensive set of programs related to scouting, player development, video coaching, college recruiting, and mentorship. We know what it takes to become the best, because we have put in the work and done it ourselves. Now, we want to help you get there too! WE SCOUT YOU. WE RANK YOU. WE FIND THE BEST FIT.
Contact Bonnie Geivett - Email,
Jugs Sports - Booth 907, 909, 911, 913
Jugs Sports is the # 1 selling Softball Pitching Machine Company in the World. Also, the leading producer in other softball training aids, including, batting cages, protective screens, hitting tees, radar guns & practice balls.
Contact Steve Candello - Email,
Libke Pro - Booth 918
We have the only infield training tool for all defense of players. The Libke Pro will force the correct muscle memory in the glove hand for every defensive play. Consistency for a defender is why we practice it so much and thats what the Libke Pro will create.
Contact Jerahmie Libke - Email,
Lizard Skins - Booth 519
For 25 years, Lizard Skins mission has been to enhance the athlete performance, comfort, and style. Our core expertise is the hand - to - grip interface. The key element of that formula is Durasoft Polymer, the first grip to offer enhanced performance and personalization in both feel and fashion. The company continues to innovate with the addition of bags, arm sleeves, and fielding accessories to remain an industry leader, committed to challenging the standards of the past.
Contact Brian Loomis - Email,
Louisville Slugger Sports Complex - Booth 232
Louisville Slugger Sports Complex features a 125,000 sf dome and 10 synthetic turf ball fields, including a 1300 seat stadium. The complex is available for tournaments, leagues, clinics, showcases and events across multiple sports. The complex can accommodate trade shows and exhibits for both sporting and nonsporting events. LSSC is located within a mile of five high quality hotels, a shopping mall, movie multiplex with travel less that 10 minutes from the Peoria airport. Wireless internet is available throughout the complex and concessions are available at each outdoor field. A full service restaurant and bar will be opening soon.
Contact Joe Bolen - Email,
Marucci Sports - Booth 718, 720
Dedication to quality and an understanding of players needs took Marucci from a backyard shed in Baton Rouge to the No.1 bat in the Big Leagues. Started in 2004 by two former pros and their athletic trainer, Marucci is proudly founded, majority-owned, and operated by Big Leaguers. In 2014, Marucci launched its Fastpitch product line that has grown to include composite bats, premium leather fielding gloves, batting gloves, and apparel specifically designed to meet the rigorous demands of today's elite softball player. Today, Marucci Softball is partnered with USA Softball, NPF, and seven collegiate programs across the country.
Contact Aly Sartini - Email,
Maverick Awards - Booth 129
Maverick is the leading manufacturer of athletic awards to colleges and universities. Working with nearly 500 schools to recognize their student athletes. Our core products are letter jackets, award blankets, framed chenille and photos, framed jerseys and watches.
Contact Chris Ryder - Email,
Mizuno USA - Booth 314, 316, 413, 415
** NFCA Official Sponsor
For over 100 years, Mizuno has been creating premium performance sports gear for athletes. Mizuno's unrivaled commitment to the game is fueled by a legendary partnership with Jennie Finch to create softball-specific product that is backed by iconic input and impeccable quality.
Contact Nicole Barber - Email,
National Foundation For Cancer Research - Play4TheCure - Booth 532
Play4TheCure is a sports fundraising program benefitting the National Foundation for Cancer Research. Play4TheCure allows athletes to use their passion for sports to raise funds and awareness for cancer research. 100 percent of proceeds go directly to NFCR-funded scientists. We work with all sports and support all cancers.
Contact Rachel Pikovsky - Email,
Netting Professionals - Booth 522, 524, 621, 623
** NFCA Official Sponsor
As an Official Sponsor of the NFCA, Netting Professionals specializes in the design, fabrication, and installation of custom netting for backstops, batting cages, BP screens, scoreboards, dugout rails, barrier netting, & more. We also design and install wall padding, dugout rail padding, & windscreen with digital graphics.
Contact Will Minor - Email,
New Balance - Booth 308, 310
** NFCA Official Sponsor
Global athletic brand committed to the Fastpitch community by providing best-in-class products to coaches, players and fans. Our Speed-to-Market is industry leading. Check out our complete Head-to-Toe fastpitch offerings at www.newbalanceteam.com
Contact Dave O'Connor - Email,
Next College Student Athlete (NCSA) - Booth 512, 514
** NFCA Official Sponsor
We are the trusted source for support, education and guidance to athletes and their families. That confidence allows us to provide college coaches with access to the single largest network of college-ready recruits. We are the how and where recruiting happens, and, more and more, we are the reason why. Like every good coach, NCSA takes athletes where they often can't take themselves. We work tirelessly to ensure our student-athletes and their families are informed, confident and inspired by the college opportunities we create together.
Contact Garland Cooper - Email,
Nokona - Booth 420
Since 1934, in Nocona, Texas, premium ball gloves have been handcrafted by skilled American workers, using the world's highest quality leathers. Many of these people have dedicated their lives to producing the finest baseball and softball gloves, so that each glove can be used with confidence and pride. Nokona gloves are individually cut, stamped, stitched, laced, and embroidered, which gives each one its own unique identity and feel.
Contact Charles Sivak - Email,
Own The Zone Sports - Booth 423
The original and #1 wristband sign software - A simple, easy to use program that will completely eliminate all of your signal problems. Developed by two former college All-American baseball players, Own The Zone Sports software was made with both the coach and the player in mind. This easy to use software can be customized for both offense and defense so that you are in total control of the signs. Own The Zone Sports Pick Proof Baseball/Softball Sign Software is currently being used by over 600 colleges at the NCAA Division I, Division II, Division III, NAIA, Junior College levels.
Contact Liam Woodard - Email,
Pocket Radar, Inc. - Booth 715, 717, 719
** NFCA Official Sponsor
By providing an affordable and convenient solution to pro-performance radar technology, Pocket Radar Inc. has forged a new standard in accurate speed-based training, making it accessible to the masses. The company's advanced product line including the pocket-sized Ball Coach sports radar is used in training by everyone from national championship winning collegiate programs to high school and youth travel organizations. Pocket Radar is one of the premier trusted brands among high school and collegiate coaches nationwide.
Contact Tyler Scaturro - Email,
Rawlings Sporting Goods - Booth 220, 222, 319, 321
Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and marketer of sporting goods in the United States. By continuously developing technologically-enhanced products, Rawlings dominates the industry with innovative new products, enabling serious athletes to reach their full potential and achieve peak performance. Through its products, players and partnerships, Rawlings is unquestionably The Mark of a Pro.
Contact Katie Schmidt - Email,
RightView Pro - Booth 714, 716
RightView Pro (RVP) was founded by former Major League Baseball Player, Don Slaught. Slaught's vision was to create a tool where kids and coaches could communicate and easily identify flaws in the swing and pitching motion. He felt strongly that the only way to do this was with models of Major League Baseball and National Pro Fastpitch professional players. To show the bad you have to prove the good. RVP offers a full line of training systems for both baseball and softball. Our products help you focus on what all the great players do.
Contact Don Slaught - Email,
Ringor - Booth 812, 814
At Ringor, we know softball. For over two decades, we've built a reputation around creating and producing top-quality softball cleats, including molded cleats, metal cleats, and turf shoes that deliver the performance that players, teams, and coaches need. Softball only, nothing else.
Contact Joelle Fanger - Email,
SanMar - Booth 1007, 1009, 1011
Family-owned since 1971, Issaquah, WA-based SanMar is an award-winning supplier of retail, private label and mill brands. We supply apparel and accessories to screen printers, embroiderers, promotional products distributors, athletic dealers, industrial launderers and more whether they are outfitting a Fortune 500 corporation, bowling team or the local school.
Contact Cindy Crank - Email,
Sarec Group LLC - Booth 225
We Are The Sarec Group, a family of sports related companies serving the USA and Canada. SarecSportsTravel.com is a professional sports travel agency that provides Organizations, University and Event Hosts custom booking platforms. The Sarec Group Advantages; Licensed - Bonded - IATAN Accredited. Trained-Certified [STM] Sports Travel Managers. Custom Branded Sports Travel Sites. Network of 600k Hoteliers
Contact Sondra Sawmiller - Email,
SCORE SPORTS - Booth 916
SCORE founded in 1975, has grown into a high-quality apparel and equipment leading manufacturer for multi-sports in North America. We are committed to providing only the highest level of service, quality, and value to all leagues and associations. SCORE is your one stop shop.
Contact Anne Hernandez - Email,
SmartMitt LLC - Booth 114, 116
SmartMitt is a pitching aid that tracks and records every pitch in every session. Multiple targets are displayed and pitchers do not need a catcher. Speed and results are recorded with historical results saved. Results are available for the Coach, Parent, and Instructors. Coaches can follow pitchers and see the actual results of each session and every pitch in that session. How fast did they throw and did they hit the spot they were throwing at.
Contact Thomas Frenz - Email,
Softball Excellence - Booth 208
Home of the Pitching & Hitting Summits Exclusively for College Coaches. Softball Excellence has been providing creative Instruction,Innovative Products, and Performance Solutions for over a decade. Proud partner of the NFCA for Travelball & High School Education. Founded by Cindy Bristow, Softball Excellence is your source for proven instruction with the world's largest online repository of on-demand softball instruction drill videos, skill videos,practice plans, and online clinics.
Contact Karen Weisman - Email,
Sports Force Parks - Booth 231
Sports Force Parks at Cedar Point Sports Center is the "must play" youth tournament facility in the Midwest, and provides athletes and their families with a thrilling tournament experience. The park's ten fields include feature soccer/lacrosse and baseball/softball fields, and an ADA accessible adaptive field. SPORTS. FAMILY. FUN. is brought to life by every amenity that's on site.
Contact Will Spence - Email,
SportsBoard - Booth 705
SportsBoard was designed for coaches at ALL levels of softball to support player development. Whether you’re a college program, club/academy, training center or camp operator, your goal is to help players reach their potential. Use our app, instead of clipboards and Excel, to collect and track each athlete's progress (testing & measurement data, notes, skills ratings, video and more), then provide them digital evaluations to help them reach their potential.
Contact Shayne Lotito - Email,
Terryberry - Booth 810
For a century, Terryberry has been designing and handcrafting high quality recognition awards and recognition jewelry in the USA. With over 25,000 customers of all sizes, Terryberry has worked with a full spectrum of teams and organizations %u2013 helping them create timeless championship award rings and recognition moments.
Contact Nick Phillips - Email,
Traveling Teams - Booth 416, 418, 515, 517
** NFCA Official Sponsor
TRAVELING TEAMSÆ is the largest hotel service for youth sports in the US, providing maximum sponsorship, and the highest level of service to our clients. Tournament directors and complexes nationwide appreciate our customized full-service, with accurate tracking, detailed reporting and proprietary technology. With over 17 years of experience, and working relationships with thousands of hotel partners, CVBs and sports commissions across the country, we guarantee to bring value to your events. **Proud sponsor of the NFCA!
Contact Beth Reed - Email,
Tucson Invitational Games & Visit Tucson - Booth 819
The Tucson Invitational Games (TIG) enters it's 18th season in 2019 hosting DII, DIII, NAIA and JC's from across the country and we are excited to host over 300 Colleges and Universities throughout the years. We would like to invite you to join us for the 2020 season with no limit on the number of games you play, a say in who you play and unbeatable weather. Stop by our booth today to get registered!
Contact Kandice Tiggas - Email,
USA Athletes International - Booth 221
USAAI has been participating in international competition since 1992. Originally called the Midwest All-Stars, the organization provided overseas playing opportunities to baseball players. The success of that program eventually prompted requests from abroad for other sporting teams to participate. In 1998 the organization incorporated and received its 501(c)(3) nonprofit status (available upon request), changing its name to USA Athletes International. We now support a total of 15 different sports that compete in 25 different countries throughout the world.
Contact William Edington - Email,
VukGripz - Booth 120
We developed award winning Bat Grips and Batting Gloves. Our products rank #1 in performance benefits along with ranking #1 in slip resistant benefits compared to all the other alternatives. We are the ONLY AMERICAN MADE bat grip on the market! Our bat grips are reusable with very strong adhesive on the back. Our batting gloves feature our grips on the palms which all athletes to increase there bat speed up to 4.4% with our system and still up to 2.1% with just our bat grip compared to alternative products!
Contact RJ Vukovich - Email,
Yakkertech - Booth 115, 117, 119
The Yakkertech technology is the gold standard for tracking a pitched baseball/softball. We engineer the only truly accurate and portable unit for measuring spin rate, velocity, trajectory, and spin axis of a pitched baseball/softball. We are the only ones in the industry to provide seam-orientation for pitches, and the only ones that use stereo vision imaging technology, which captures the spin rate & axis more accurately than any other system. We offer all of this in a portable, lightweight system that boasts easy setup and calibration, indoors or outdoors, making it one of the most functional in the industry. And the easy to read and use data, pops up on a tablet in just four seconds!
Contact Greg Lumsden - Email,