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Parent Meetings - February 20

We will be hosting informational parent meetings to explain the program options we offer, talk about changes in 2018 and help address any questions or concerns parents have leading up to the end of our player registration process.

Date:                           Tuesday, February 20

Location:                   STMA High School Cafeteria

Times:                         6U/8U In-House – 6:30-7:15

                                       10U/12U Travel and EWCFL – 7:30-8:30


2018 Summer Registrations Open

Welcome to the 2018 Summer Registration.  The links for all of our summer programs are below.

You will find more detailed information about our programs on the registration pages.  There are three programs we offer:

  • 6U/8U In-House -
    • this is a recreational program for 6U (birth years 2011 and younger) and 8U (birth years 2009 & 2010) players. 
    • Practices and games are on weekdays with 8U having options to play in a weekend tournament.
    • 6U is $65 and 8U is $90
  • 10U/12U Big West Travel -
    • this is a competitive program for 10U (birth years 2007 & 2008) and 12U (birth years 2005 & 2006) players.   
    • Practices and league games 2 to 3 times per week with several weekend tournaments.
    • Cost is $295 ($260 for players reusing jersey top from last year) and includes 3 weekend tournaments.
  • 10U & 12U/14U EWCFL Recreational Travel - 
    • this is a recreational program for players who are 10U and 12U/14U players. 
    • Practices and games 2 nights each week with games against other community recreational programs with weekend tournament options available.
    • Cost is $120

6U/8U In-House Registration Site

Click this link to go to our In-House Registration page.

10U/12U Big West Travel Registration Site

Click this link to go to our Travel Registration page.

10U & 12U/14U EWCFL Recreational Travel Site

Click this link to go to our EWCFL Recreational Travel Registration page.


Catching Clinic

Clinic Dates:

  • December 8 
  • January 19 & 26
  • February 2 & 16

Cost will be $30 for all 5 dates.  

Catchers should bring their own equipment if they have it.  We will provide full sets of gear for those that don't have their own.  Shin guards are only to be worn when using padded mats.  Fielding masks may be worn instead of catcher's helmets if preferred.  Otherwise, shin guards should not be worn to avoid scratching the gym floors.

Players will need a parent to attend that can help as pitchers and possibly positional players for throws.

Catchers of all ages may be in the same group - up to 6 per group.

Time:  6:00-7:00 & 7:00-8:00

Location:  Middle School West


Pitching Clinic Information

Pitchers must provide their own catchers to participate.  More information is available on the registration page (link below).

Instructors:         

  • Bethany Benting – 10U and up (preferred Intermediate to Advanced)
  • Monica Pack – 8U and up (preferred beginner to Intermediate)

Bethany Benting (Coach B) is a pitching coach from Minnesota Fastpitch Academy (MFA) with over 10 years of experience as a pitching coach with STMA players.  

Coach B, 10 Dates (all at MSW Gym 3, unless noted):  

  • Nov. 3 (Community Ed, St. Michael), 10, 17
  • Dec. 1, 15 (MSE, Gym 2)
  • Jan. 5, 19
  • Feb. 2, 9, 23 (Community Ed, St. Michael)
  • March (TBD, if possible)

Monica Pack is an 8th grade teacher at STMA Middle School East.  She has been teaching for 11 years with the last 7 in STMA.  

Monica Pack, 6 Dates (all at MSW Gym 1):    

  • Nov. 17
  • Dec. 1, 8
  • Jan. 12, 26
  • Feb. 9
  • March (TBD, if possible)

Session Times: (start times may adjust and a later session for Coach B could be added if needed)     

  • Session 1 – 6:00 to 7:00 PM (full)
  • Session 2 – 7:00 to 8:00 PM (full)
  • Session 3 – 8:00 to 9:00 PM

Location:                                
Middle School West

Cost per Player:                               

1. Coach B - $175 
2. Monica Pack - $80


Slug Club 2017-18

Slug Club Registration is now open.  Slug Club is intended for girls playing 10U and higher for an STMA affiliated program (STMA or Crow River Revolution).  Cost is $60 per athlete and includes a T-shirt and all open gyms prior to evaluations on March 17.

Participants must have adult supervision.  10U players must have have an adult working with them at all stations and 12U players may work in pairs with adult supervision.

Dates:

  • Nov. 10 & 17 (bat demo by Dave's Sport Shop on 11/17)
  • Dec. 1 & 8
  • Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26
  • Feb. 2, 9, 16
  • March TBD (Evaluations are March 16 & 17)

Time:  6:00 – 9:00 pm (hint: activity tends to fall off at 8:00, come later for more reps in the cage)

Location:  Middle School West

Throwing and catching is NOT allowed.  There will be pitching clinics in progress in the two adjoining gyms at MSW.

Please remember this is for girls participating in STMA Girls Fastpitch program only.  If players or siblings have not registered they are not allowed to participate due to waiver and liability reasons.


2017-18 Training Links

Coach Clinic in Rockford with Sam Macken (former Gopher)

Click on this link to go to Rockford's registration for the coaches clinic. Details provided on the webpage.

Umpire Clinic (Free) hosted by Rockford, February 19

Click on this link to register for the free Umpire Clinic and an opportunity to earn $$ in 2018.

Slug Club Registration

Click here to register your players for Friday night Slug Club.


Board Meeting

Members in good standing are welcome to attend the next scheduled board meeting on February 12th @ 7:30 pm in the Community Ed Building, room: TBA 

Board Members Needed

STMA is looking to fill several open Board positions for the 2017-2018 seasons. These positions are the backbone to our association, its members, and our athletes. Without volunteers on the Board, our association would not be able exist.

Board Positions include:

President, Vice president, Treasurer, Secretary, Webmaster, Fundraising Coordinator, Volunteer Coordinator, Travel Director, In-House Director and At Large positions

Please consider volunteering for a board position. The involvement with STMA Girls Fastpitch is incredibly rewarding. Contact us for more info!


STMA GFA Board Application

Click here to complete the STMA GFA Board Application.


Click for more info


STMA Dave's Sport Shop Discounts

Check out the great deals from Dave's Sport Shop in Maple Grove. Just print the PDF and bring it in to take advantage of the deals. 





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Create Your STMA Girls Fastpitch Account HERE

Please note that you will receive a verification email after submitting your account request. You must click on the link provided in the email in order for your account to become "active".