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Fusion A Level Travel Teams

FUSION FALL BALL TRYOUTS!

Fusion Program Director Robert Herrera

Fusion Program Director Robert Herrera

A big thank you to the very many girls who came to the Fusion Ball Ball tryouts on Aug 12/13 and or Aug 19/20!! We really appreciate all the interest in our program and are fielding 3 Fusion teams this Fall: 

The teams all have two non-parent coaches, practice 2 x a week at Mountain View High School and also have weekly conditioning / arm-strengthening / hitting at All Star Academy.  

Interested in trying out for an opening or being added to our mailing list for future tryouts? Email [email protected] and pre-register here: HERE 

Interested in future coaching opportunities for Nova Fusion? Please email our Program Director Robert Herrera: [email protected] 


Nova Fusion 16A: ASA NorCal 16A Champions Summer 2017

NOVA FUSION SUMMER TEAM 2017 NEWS!!!!

Our 3 Nova Fusion A-Ball Teams had a very strong summer.  Some highlights: 

Fusion 16A

  • Head Coach: Robert Herrera
  • Asst. Coach: Brooke Binkley and Mark Camin
  • Managers: Maggie Wing & Libby Karolczak
  • 3rd Place USA Softball Western Nationals
  • Gold Medalists USA Softball Nor Cal Championships
  • Bronze Medalists: USSSA 18A Calif State Championships Jul 2016
  • 5th Place Silver Bracket Triple Crown 16A World Series in San Diego 
  • Semi-finalists Gum Ball Classic, Woodland, CA 
  • Qualified for ASA NATIONALS!! 

Fusion 14A 02s - Gallegos 

  • Head Coach: Juan Gallegos
  • Asst. Coach: John Brown
  • Manager: Krissy Silva
  • 3rd Place Silver Bracket, PGF Triple Crown World Series, Park City, UT 
  • 3rd Place USSSA Calif State Championship, Elk Grove, CA July 2017 
  • Qualified for USA Softball Western Nationals

Fusion 14A 03s - Lundberg 

  • Head Coach: Alan Lundberg
  • Asst Coach: Chris Garcia
  • Manager: Sandra Villalobos
  • 3rd Place in 5 tourneys and 4th in 6 others! 
  • Qualifed for USA Softball Western Nationals

Have questions or want to be notified of future tryouts? Please register HERE and/or email Fusion Program Director Robert Herrera at: [email protected] 

To be added to our mailing list, please email Fusion Registrar Libby Karolczak at: [email protected] 

 

NOVA FUSION SUMMER TEAM 2016 NEWS!!!!

Our 3 Nova Fusion A-Ball Teams did very well.  Some highlights: 

Fusion 16A

  • Head Coach: Robert Herrera
  • Asst. Coach: Brooke Binkley and Andy Doyel
  • Managers: Maggie Wing & Libby Karolczak
  • 1st Place  USSSA 18A California State Championship Jul 2016
  • 2nd Place ASA Nor Cal Championships June 2016
  • Gold Div Champions 16A USSSA Memorial Day Classic May 2016
  • 2nd Place RR Gold June Classic, Stockton, June 2016
  • 3rd Place ASA Summer Spectacular, Salinas, June 2016
  • Silver Bracket Triple Crown 16A World Series Park City, UT
  • Qualified for ASA NATIONALS!! 

Fusion 14A - Morton

  • Head Coach: Gary Morton
  • Asst. Coaches: Scott Morton and Mark Camin
  • Manager: Judy Day
  • 1st Place Grapettes PGF Tune-Up II July 2016
  • Silver Medalists Platinum Div. US Preps Stars & Stripes  July 2016
  • 2nd in the 18U Div. of USSSA Double Double Tourney June 2016
  • Quarter-finalists in Silver Bracket of Triple Crown Reno July 2016
  • 3rd in two other tourneys!

Fusion 14A - Gallegos

  • Head Coach: Juan Gallegos
  • Manager: Krissy Silva
  • 14A Gold Div. Champions: USSSA Crazy Socks May 2016
  • 14A Gold Div. 2nd Place: USSSA Mem Day Classic May 2016
  • 14A Gold Div. Champions: USSSA Shooting Star July 2016
  • 3rd Place in 3 other tourneys & 13th at ASA Nor Cal Championship!

Have questions or want to be notified of future tryouts? Please register HERE and/or email Fusion Program Director Robert Herrera at: [email protected] 

To be added to our mailing list, please email Fusion Registrar Libby Karolczak at: [email protected] 

 

Nova Fusion News!


Final Results ASA Northern California 16A Championships

Nova Fusion 16A are ASA Nor Cal Champions!  Way to go players, families and coaches!!

FUSION PLAYERS IN THE NEWS:

'Cal-Hi Sports Players of the Week - Bryce Boyle'
Cal-Hi Sports: May 2, 2016
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o_1tpDjlDzI

Bryce Boyle - Fusion 16A

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'Dirty Work - Mountain View Spartans Softball' (Video)
Cal-Hi Sports Bay Area: May 2, 2016
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKbqbpzvzZc

Rani Lauwers, Fusion 16A

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'Mountain View at Santa Clara Softball' (Video)
Cal-Hi Sports Bay Area: May 4, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sag1RYY9OXQ

Illona Sullivan: Fusion 14A - Morton 
Rani Lauwers & Bryce Boyle: Fusion 16A

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'Mountain View at Palo Alto Softball' (Video)
Cal-Hi Sports Bay Area April 4, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1nAz5g1_l8M

Bryce Boyle, Rani Lauwers & Eva Karolczak: Fusion 16A

Fusion 2015 Fall Ball 2015 Highlights


Fusion 16A are 18U Open Division Champions at the Pink Panther Tourney Sept 2015

For the fall 2015 season, Fusion fielded 3 'A' Travel Teams: 

The Fusion 16As made it to the Championship Game in their first 4 tourneys, before getting rained out in the semi-finals of their final tournament.  They won the 18U Open division of the Pink Panther Tourney and came in Runner-Up in the 18U Open division of the Monster Mash.  The Fusion 14A 2001s made it to the Championship Game of the Monster Bash, placing 2nd out of 15 teams and placed 3rd at the Monster Bash.  The Fusion 14A 2002s went 4-1 at the Keilani Ricketts Classic in San Jose and made it to the Championship Game. 

Fusion Summer 2015 Highlights!!

Fusion 14A - Herrera (2000) just wrapped up a winning summer season with a great week of play at the ASA 14A Western Nationals in Boise, Idaho, making it to the 'Elite Eight' and finishing 7th overall out of 34 teams and #1 out of all California teams at the tourney. They are also currently ranked #1 in Northern California by USSSA points for the 15U age group and 15th in the whole country by Power Rating in USSSA. 

Fusion 14A - Camin (2001) has just finished up a very successful Spring & Summer season by going 6 - 0 in the Incline Village Tournament in Lake Tahoe to win yet another tournament championship. The team's overall record for the Spring & Summer 2015 season was 43-10-3, which includes 5 Championship wins and two 2nd place finishes in the 10 tourneys they played in.  They also finished 7th at the ASA NorCal Championsips and qualified  for 14A Nationals.  The team is ranked 3rd in Northern California by USSSA Power Rankings for 14A teams. 

 

Fusion 14A Spring Team 2015 News - Hat Trick for Fusion 14A!!

Fusion 14A finished off the spring season with their third Gold Division Championship win in a row, this time at the USSSA Norcal Bownet Tournament in Fremont (Apr. 25-26, 2015).  

Fusion 14A are Gold Division Champions at the USSSA Red Rooster Tournament in Hayward! The team went 7-0 in the two day  tourney, prevailing over a tough field of 15 teams in the 14U Open Division on April 18-19, 2015.

Fusion 14A are the Gold Division Champions at the USSSA Queen of the Hill tournament in Fremont this past weekend (March 28-29, 2015) coming in first out of 16 teams in the 14U Open Division!  

The three Gold Division championships follow a 2nd place finish in the Gold Division of the USSSA March Madness tournament in Concord during the weekend of March 14-15, 2015.

Congratulations on an outstanding season!!

Fusion 14A Fall 2014 Team News

Fusion 14A are Champions in the 14/16U division of the Keilani Ricketts Classic Tournament (Nov 22-23, 2014) in San Jose. The team pounded 6 home runs and 5 triples in 5 games and shut-out the opponent in the championship game with a no-hitter. 

Fusion 14A are Gold Division Champions at the Monster Mash Tournament in San Jose (Oct 25 - 26, 2014) prevailing over a tough field of 19 teams in the 15U Open Division of this USSSA tourney!  

This follows a 3rd place finish at the USSSA 15U Pink Panther Tournament in Suisun City during the weekend of October 11-12, 2014.

Congratulations on a very strong season to the players, coaches and parents.

About Nova Fusion

Fusion is a 'A' fastpitch softball organization, based in the Mountain View - Los Altos area. Fusion was founded under the aegis of Mountain View Los Altos Girls Softball, and while we recruit players from all over northern California, the team enjoys the benefits of being part of the MVLA Girls Softball League: a great board of directors, access to fields and equipment, and a legacy of over forty years of competitive softball on the Peninsula.  Interested in learning more? Please contact Program Head Robert Herrera at: [email protected]


Fusion 16A - Herrera are Silver Medalists at USSSA 18A Swing 4 The Fences Tourney, Oct 2017


Nova Fusion 02s Take 3rd Place in the Silver Bracket of the 2017 Triple Crown World Series in Park City, UT


Nova Fusion 03s 3rd Place in Tahoe July 2017


Fusion 16A 3rd Place @ USA Softball Western Nationals in Lake Elisinore, CA July 2017


Fusion 16A - Herrera Takes 2nd & Qualifies for ASA Nationals at the Nor Cal Regional Championships!!


Fall Fusion 14A - Gallegos Gold Bracket Champions September Smash Tourney


Fall Fusion 16A - Whitaker Champions at ASA Halloween II in Salinas


Fusion 14A - Gallegos Gold Medalists @ USSSA Shining Star July 2016


Fusion 14A - Morton Gold Medalists @ PGF Tune-Up II @ Rainbow Fields Modesto Jul 2016


Fusion 16A are 18U Open Division Champions at the Memorial Day Classic Tourney May 2016


Fusion 14A MS Gold Division Champions @ USSSA Pot of Gold Tourney in Pleasanton, Mar 2016


Fusion 14A 2001s 2nd Place out of 15 teams in Salinas Oct 2015


Fusion 16A are 18U Open Division Champions at the Pink Panther Tourney Sept 2015


Fusion 14A 2002s 2nd Place at Keilani Ricketts Classic Nov 2015