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  1. Dominant Pitching Powers Thunderbolts To PGF National Championship

    Dominant Pitching Powers Thunderbolts To PGF National Championship

    Jul 31, 2022

    The pop Marlie Giles’ bat made as it connected with a pitch about belt-high had forecasted the inevitable. With a single swing, Giles mashed a two-run homer over the left-field wall, sealing the Birmingham Thunderbolts PGF 18U Premier national championship.
  2. PGF 18U Championship Preview: Select Fastpitch, Birmingham 'Bolts Clash

    PGF 18U Championship Preview: Select Fastpitch, Birmingham 'Bolts Clash

    Jul 30, 2022

    Select Fastpitch and the Birmingham Thunderbolts have emerged from the bevy of outstanding clubs in the PGF National Championships 18U Premier division.
  3. Rising Star: Thunderbolts' Larissa Preuitt Set To Roll With The Tide

    Rising Star: Thunderbolts' Larissa Preuitt Set To Roll With The Tide

    Jul 15, 2022

    Larissa Preuitt doesn’t recall how old she was when she attended her first Alabama Crimson Tide softball game. But the Hartselle, Alabama native and outfielder for Birmingham Thunderbolts 18U does remember sitting in the outfield seats at Rhoads Stadium with a group of softball friends and seeing four-time All-American Haylie McCleney hit a home run.
  4. For Birmingham Thunderbolts Roberson, Intangibles Make a Difference

    For Birmingham Thunderbolts Roberson, Intangibles Make a Difference

    Jul 23, 2021

    What does it mean to be a Birmingham Thunderbolt?
  5. What To Watch For At The 2021 PGF Nationals Premier 18U

    What To Watch For At The 2021 PGF Nationals Premier 18U

    Jul 22, 2021

    Give us the ocean cool breeze, the fruit lady, and late nights of amazing softball. Premier Girls Fastpitch Nationals is finally here. FloSoftball will be streaming all eight fields from Huntington Beach Sports Complex from July 27-30 and from July 30-31 we will stream the Platinum Championships. Below we take a look at some of the top teams that will be playing over the weekend.
  6. What To Watch For At 2021 Colorado 4th Of July Tournament

    What To Watch For At 2021 Colorado 4th Of July Tournament

    Jun 24, 2021

    During a one-week span beginning at the end of June and finishing up on the 4th of July, over 800 softball teams will arrive in the greater Denver area. This year the Colorado 4th of July tournament is celebrating its 52nd anniversary, and as always, will feature some of the top club softball teams from across the country.
  7. 2020 Voted Best Dressed Club Softball Teams

    2020 Voted Best Dressed Club Softball Teams

    Jan 7, 2021

    The votes are in! See the Top 10 Voted Best Dressed Club softball teams of 2020 that include teams from North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Illinois, and more.
  8. 2020 USA GOLD National Championship Recaps

    2020 USA GOLD National Championship Recaps

    Jul 27, 2020

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A full week of action came to a close for teams competing in the 2020 USA Softball GOLD National Championships as Hotshots Premier Nelson was crowned the Champion in the 16-Under division (Broken Arrow, Okla.), while the Birmingham Thunderbolts raised the Championship trophy in the 18-Under division (Oklahoma City, Okla.).
  9. Birmingham Thunderbolts Photos | 2020 Top Club National 18U

    Birmingham Thunderbolts Photos | 2020 Top Club National 18U

    Jun 26, 2020

    Birmingham Thunderbolts photos taken at 2020 Top Club National by Rob Ferguson from USA TODAY Sports.
  10. 2020 Top Club National Player Watchlist

    2020 Top Club National Player Watchlist

    Jun 22, 2020

    June 24-27 Top Club National will stream LIVE on FloSoftball featuring 120 teams in the 14U-18U divisions competing for a chance to win prize money as the last team standing.
  11. 2020 Top Club National: How To Watch, Time, & Live Stream Info

    2020 Top Club National: How To Watch, Time, & Live Stream Info

    Jun 11, 2020

    June 24-27 Top Club National will stream LIVE on FloSoftball featuring 120 teams in the 14U-18U divisions from Oklahoma.
  12. Rising Star: Speedster Reagan Johnson Is Lightning For The Thunderbolts

    Rising Star: Speedster Reagan Johnson Is Lightning For The Thunderbolts

    Dec 9, 2019

    When Jay Roberson took over as head coach for the Birmingham Thunderbolts 16U squad this season, he inherited a team loaded with power. Through the first 20 games this fall, the Bolts have already hit 32 home runs.
  13. Birmingham Thunderbolts 06 Win 2019 PGF 12U Premier National Championship

    Birmingham Thunderbolts 06 Win 2019 PGF 12U Premier National Championship

    Aug 5, 2019

    No one has been able to hit a home run over the fence, including the PGF High School All-Americans, at any of the PGF National Championship games in the past two weeks at Deanna Manning Stadium at Bill Barber Park in Irvine, CA, where the fences are back at the international distance of 220 feet.
  14. PGF 12U Premier Nationals Narrow Down To Quarterfinals

    PGF 12U Premier Nationals Narrow Down To Quarterfinals

    Aug 3, 2019

    After Birmingham Thunderbolts 2024 cut Beverly Bandits Premier's lead to just one in the third inning, the Bandits stole the momentum for good with a five-run fourth inning to take care of the Thunderbolts in a 9-2 victory at the PGF 12U Premier Nationals on Friday afternoon at Fountain Valley Sports Complex in Fountain Valley, CA.
  15. Bolts, Bandits, Bombers Advance Day Two Of PGF 14U Premier Nationals

    Bolts, Bandits, Bombers Advance Day Two Of PGF 14U Premier Nationals

    Aug 2, 2019

    The Birmingham Thunderbolts made a lot of noise with their extra-inning finishes last week at the PGF 18U Premier Nationals, so it was time for Ted Flannery's Thunderbolts to deliver the dramatics at the PGF 14U Premier Nationals on Thursday evening at Huntington Beach Sports Complex.