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  • Weirton, Oak Glen, Steubenville, Middle Beaver, Burgettstown, South Side, Indian Creek, Ohioville
  • OVGSL welcomes South Side (PA), Indian Creek (OH) and Hanover Twp (PA) in 2013!
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South Side (PA) and Indian Creek (OH) joins OVGSL in 2013!


Are you ready for some SOFTBALL!

The 2014 OVGSL Spring season kicks off on April 25th as Oak Glen (WV) will be hosting 8U, 10U and 12U games. The action continues on Saturday, April 26th as Weirton (WV) will host opening day festivities at the Kings Creek complex.  

 

****Stay tuned as the 2014 OVGSL schedule will be released on Easter Day!***

 

 

The OVGSL continues to thrive and grow with 41 teams in 4 age divisions! in 2014, the OVGSL welcomes Raccoon Township (PA) and President Cark Platko as they will compete in each age division.

 

THANKS from the OVGSL on another successful season!

 

 

The OVGSL would like to thank all the players, coaches, parents, and communities on another successful year.

  • In 2013, the OVGSL expanded with 8U Coach Pitch which allowed more girls to get involved with softball at an earlier age.
  • The OVSGL also expanded with new communities in 2013 with South Side(PA), Indian Creek (OH), and Hanover (PA).

We wish all the girls a great offseason and look forward to new and exciting changes in 2014. If any community is interested in joining the OVGSL in 2014 in any division, please contact us at ovgslx@gmail.com.

 

FALL BALL 2013

Want more softball? Fall Ball is a great time to work on improving your skills on the diamond. There are a few leagues in the surrounding areas offering fall ball: Steubenville, Follansbee, and Lisbon (OH).

 

OVGSL All-Stars vs Beaver County All-Stars INAGURAL GAME (July 17th)

The Ohio Valley Girls Softball League hosted the inaugural ALL-STAR Classic on July 17th in Chester, WV and it was a huge success. The OVGSL All-Stars in 10U, 12U, and 15U took on the All-Stars from the Beaver County Girls Fastpitch League BCGFPL in Western, PA. It was a hot evening but the girls had fun and got to meet some new friends on the softball diamond!

    • The 10U game was won by the OVGSL All-Stars led by Butch Brown and Joe Aperfine.

  • The 12U game was won by the BCGFPL led by Ray Creese while Stephanie Tingler coached the OVGSL 12U Team.

  • The 15U game was won by the OVGSL All-Stars led by Tony McKay, Chris Clunk, Ryan Rinestine, and Mike Smith.

 

 

A special thank you to Mike Anderson from BCGFPL for making this happen!

2013 OAK GLEN BASH Results

The Oak Glen Jr. Bears Softball Association wants to THANK everyone who participated in the 4th annual 2013 Softball Bash. It was a competitive tournament and most teams got at least 4 games played and many 5 games. The girls had fun and the weather was beautiful. Below are the results:

8U Coach Pitch:

  • 8U CHAMPIONS:   Oak Glen Attack
  • 8U Runner Ups:   Crestview Rebels

 10U Division:

  • 10U CHAMPIONS: Weirton All Stars
  • 10U Runner Ups:  Follansbee Lightning

12U Division:

  • 12U CHAMPIONS:  St. Clairsville POWER
  • 12U Runner Ups:   Indian Creek

15U Division:

  • 15U CHAMPIONS: Follansbee Lightning
  • 15U Runner Ups:  Oak Glen Bears

 

15U Playoff Results

 Congratulations to OAK GLEN XTREME and Head Coach TONY MCKAY for winning the 15U OVGSL Playoff Championship with a 12-4 win over #1 Burgettstown Blue Devils.

 

Congratulations to BURGETTSTOWN BLUE DEVILS and Head Coach JOE ELLEK for finishing with an undefeated 13-0 record in the Regular Season.

1st Round Games:

#1 Burgettstown BLUE DEVILS gets BYE.

Game 1:  #2 Oak Glen XTREME won 15-0 over #7 Oak Glen BEARS

Game 2:  #3 Hanover HURRICANES won 8-7 over #6 Weirton YANKEES (

Game 3:  #4 Middle Beaver RAGE won 7-1 over #5 Weirton PIRATES

 

Monday, July 1st (Semifinal Games):

Game 4:  #1 Burgettstown BLUE DEVILS won over #4 Middle Beaver RAGE 

Game 5:  #2 Oak Glen XTREME won over #3 Hanover

 

15U Championship: #2 Oak Glen XTREME won 12-4 over #1 Burgettstown BLUE
DEVILS.

 

OVGSL Playoff RESULTS for 10U and 12U 

 

10U Results:

10U CHAMPIONSHIP:  Congratulations to Steubenville STORM II and Head Coach BUTCH BROWN for winning 10U OVGSL Championship with a 3-0 win over #2 Weirton CARDINALS led by JOE APERFINE.

10U THIRD PLACE:  Congratulations to #4 Weirton DIAMONDBACKS and Head Coach JULIE DAUGHERTY for winning the 10U 3rd Place game with a 11-1 win over #3 Oak Glen DIAMONDS led by CHRIS ENOCHS.

 

 

12U Results:

12U CHAMPIONSHIP: Congratulations to South Side EXPLOSION and Head Coach RAY CREESE for winning the 12U OVGSL Championship with a 9-2 win over #3 Weirton RED SOX led by RODNEY BONITI.

12U THIRD PLACE: Congratulations to #7 Oak Glen SLAMMERS and Head Coach STEPHANIE TINGLER for capturing 3rd Place with an exciting 9-7 upset win over #5 Weirton PIRATES led by PAT KUSH.

 

 

 

12U 1st Round Game Results:
Game 1 (June 15th, 6pm @ MB):  #9 Steubenville STORM won 22-7 over #8 Middle Beaver LADY BANDITS
Game 2 (June 17th, 6pm @ Hanover):  #1 South Side SLAMMERS won 9-3 over #9 Steubenville STORM
Game 3 (June 17th, 6pm @ Chester): #4 Oak Glen CRUSH lost 12-10 in 9 innings vs #5 Weirton PIRATES
Game 4 (June 18th, 6pm @ Weirton #4): #3 Weirton RED SOX won 8-2 over #6 Steubenville PRIDE
Game 5 (June 17th, 6pm @ Mingo):  #2 Indian Creek lost 6-1 vs #7 Oak Glen SLAMMERS
 
 
12U SEMIFINALS:
 Game 6 (June 20th, 6pm @ Hanover) SEMIFINAL #1:  #1 South Side SLAMMERS won 11-0 over #5 Weirton Pirates
Game 7 (June 20th, 8pm @ Weirton #1) SEMIFINAL #2:  #3 Weirton RED SOX won 10-4 over#7 Oak Glen SLAMMERS
 
12U CHAMPIONSHIP/3rd Place:
 
12U 3rd Place Game:  #7 Oak Glen Slammers won 9-7 over #5 Weirton PIRATES
 
12U CHAMPIONSHIP GAME:  #1 South Side EXPLOSION won 9-2 over#3 Weirton RED SOX

 

 

 

  
  12U OVGSL Playoff Bracket 2013
  #1 South Side EXPLOSION      
#8 Middle Beaver  Game 2  #1 South Side EXPLOSION    
Game 1 #9 Steubenville STORM      
#9 Steubenville STORM   Semifinal #1    
  #5 Weirton PIRATES    #1 South Side EXPLOSION  
  Game 3  #5 Weirton PIRATES    
  #4 Oak Glen CRUSH      
      12U Championship   #1 South Side EXPLOSION
  #3 Weirton RED SOX     12U Champs
  Game 4  #3 Weirton RED SOX    
  #6 Steubenville PRIDE    #3 Weirton RED SOX  
    Semifinal #2    
  #7 Oak Glen SLAMMERS      
  Game 5  #7 Oak Glen SLAMMERS    
  #2 Indian CREEK   #5 Weirton PIRATES  
      3rd Place Game  #7 Oak Glen SLAMMERS
      #7 Oak Glen SLAMMERS 3rd Place
         
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
10U PLAYOFF RESULTS:
 
Game 1 Result:  #7 Middle Beaver LADY SHOCKERS 18-6 win over #10 Oak Glen GRIZZLIES 
 
 
 
  
 
10U OVGSL Playoff Schedule 2013
Games Date Teams Field
Game 2 June 17th @ 6pm #2 Weirton CARDINALS won 13-0 over #7 Middle Beaver LIL LADIES Weirton #4
Game 3  June 17th @ 6pm #3 Oak  Glen DIAMONDS won 7-4 over #6 Middle Beaver LADY SHOCKERS Chester Pinto
Game 4 June 18th @8pm #4 Weirton DIAMONDBACKS won 15-1 over #5 Weirton MARLINS Weirton #1
Semfinal #1 June 20th @7pm #1 Steubenville STORM II won 8-7 over #4 Weirton DIAMONDBACKS Steubenville #5
Semifinal #2 June 20th @ 6pm #2 Weirton Cardinals won 5-4 over #3 Oak Glen Diamonds Weirton Field #4
10U 3rd Place Game June 21st @ 6pm  #4 Weirton DIAMONDBACKS won 11-1 over#3 Oak Glen DIAMONDS  Chester Pinto
10U Championship Game June 21st @ 7pm  #1 Steubenville STORM II won 3-0 over #2 Weirton Cardinals Steubenville Field #5
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
10U OVGSL Playoff Bracket 2013
#1 Steubenville STORM II      
  #1 Steubenville STORM II    
BYE      
  Semifinal #1    
#5 Weirton MARLINS    #1 Steubenville STORM II  
Game 4  #4 Weirton  DIAMONDBACKS    
#4 Weirton DIAMONDBACKS      #1 Steubenville STORM II
    10U Championship   
#3 Oak Glen DIAMONDS     Champs
Game 3  #3 Oak Glen DIAMONDS    
#6 Middle Beaver LADY SHOCKERS    #2 Weirton CARDINALS  
  Semifinal #2    
#7 Midde Beaver LIL LADIES      
Game 2  #2 Weirton CARDINALS    
#2 Weirton CARDINALS   #4 Weirton  DIAMONDBACKS  
    3rd Place Game  #4 Weirton  DIAMONDBACKS
     #3 Oak Glen DIAMONDS 3rd Place
       
 
 
 
8U Coach Pitch Tournament Results

The 2nd annual 8U Coach Pitch Tournament was held Sunday, June 9th in Chester and was a great finish to the season.

Congratulations to #1 Oak Glen RISING STARS and Head Coach SHERYL BROWN on capping off a perfect season with a 14-2 victory over the #3 Steubenville LIL ANGELS in the championship game. All the girls received a medal for their participation in 2013.

Thanks Coaches for a great season!

 

Below is a picture of the OG Risings Stars and Lil Angels proudly showing off their medals after the 8U Championship game.

 

 

Game 1:  #8 MB Peaches 3-0 over #9 MB Lil Divas
Game 2:  #8 MB Peaches 4-0 over #7 OG Cubs
Game 3:  #5 Ohioville Outlaws 6-5 win over #4 Weirton Rockies in 7 innings
Game 4: #2 South Side Slammers 10-0 win over #8 MB Peaches
Game 5: #3 Steubenville Lil Angels 6-3 win over #6 Weirton Pirates
Semifinal #1:  #1 OG Rising Stars 14-3 win over #5 Ohioville Outlaws
Semifinal #2: #3 Steubenville Lil Angels 14-13 win over #2 South Side Slammers
Final: #1 OG Rising Stars 14-2 win over #3 Steubenville Lil Angels

 

 

Pitching Instructions - Morgan Martin (304)-479-0838

Former collegiate and high school pitcher, Morgan Martin, is providing lessons for area girls of all skill levels on Sundays. For more info, see pitching flyer in the Handout section or contact Morgan directly at 304-479-0838.

Coaches Contact Info Now Posted!

All 2013 Head Coach contact information is now listed unde the Rules and Coaching Info link on the left hand side. In case of inclement weather or an emergency, it is the Head Coaches responsibility to communicate with the opposing Head Coach of any changes.

PLAY BALL! 2013 OVGSL Season is Here!

The 2013 OVGSL Season is in full swing!

 

The OVGSL continues to grow with 37 teams in 4 age divisions in 2013.

The OVGSL would like to extend a warm welcome to new members in 2013:

  •  South Side (PA) in 8U, 10U and 12U
  •  Indian Creek (OH) in 12U
  •  Hanover (PA) in 15U

Looking forward to another exciting season!

Good Luck to all the Girls!

Ohio's Return To Play Law in 2013

Starting, April 26, 2013, Ohio's new "Return to Play" law goes into effect which requires coaches, umpires, or officials to REMOVE AN ATHLETE FROM PLAY if the athlete is exhibiting the signs and symptoms of a concussion during practice or a game.

All Coaches must be familiar with the new rule and it is highly recommended that all coaches are certified in the Concussion.

For more info:

www.nfhslearn.com

 

Ohio Department of Health - Ohio's return to play law:  www.healthyohioprogram.org/concussion

2013 Rules Posted in RULES Section on the left side.

Please see RULES section on left hand side for 2013 OVGSL Rules. The changes are highlighted in blue for 2013. NOTE no steel cleats are allowed in the OVGSL and the mercy rule for 15U now includes 15 runs after 3 innings.

OVGSL with 4 AGE DIVISIONS IN 2013!

The OVGSL is will have 4 Age Divisions in 2013 after having a successful inaugural season in 8U Coach Pitch to go along with 10U, 12U, and 15U!

8U Division - Instructional Coach Pitch will introduce younger girls (8 and under) to the game of softball and develop their skills using 11 inch ball and having modified rules.

10U Division - Beginner's Fastpitch introduces girls to fast pitch softball while developing their skills(ages 9-10) using 11 inch ball and 35 feet pitching distance while having modified rules.

12U Division will use 12 inch ball and 40 feet pitching distance and closely follow high school rules.

15U Division will begin after the high school season ends and use 12 inch ball with 43 feet pitching distance.














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