Dec 20, 2012 2:08 PM
When holding tryouts and looking forplayers to complete our team we will look for athletic ability, attitude, anddrive!!! We are looking for girls that love the game and want to be here!!! Wewill not tolerate girls missing practice or games WE WANT COMMITTED PLAYERS. Weexpect every girl to be there every time NO MATTER WHAT THE CIRCUMSTANCE ARE!!!If you are a committed player and want to be on a great team please email mefor more information.
600 Little Cedar Bayou Drive
La Porte, Texas 77571
Kat Smith (Katy Cave)University at Albany Alumni
Texas Storm Durham Alumni
Played Division 1 softball at theUniversity at Albany starting as a Freshman
had over 190 starts in her Division 1College Career only missing 7 games
Went to the NCAA regional Finals hit.500 top hitting in the tournament losing to Baylor in the finals
finished 6th all time in doubles
9th all time in Homeruns
Holds NCAA Division 1 record withcalling 4 perfect games
Caught for Canadian Olympic pitcher for4 yrs Leah Mcintosh
Played her entire senior seasoncommitting no errors and finishing with 1000% fielding
Primary Focus on CATCHING AND POWER HITTING
Catching and bunting #21
Cassandra Smith (San Jac Alumni)
All-South conference team sophomore year
.348 avg sophomore year
stolen bases 11 freshman year
stolen bases 14 sophomore year
Primary focus-infield and powerhitting
The TexasStorm is a nationally recognized fastpitch softball organization thatcompetes in some of the most prestigious tournaments in the country, and ourteams are comprised of some of the most talented players in the Houston area.We are affiliated with Houston Metro ASA and are are registered through theBellaire Girls Softball Association, which is centrally located in Houston,Texas.
Our16u and 18 Gold teams are managed by experienced professionals and formercollege players, and our players benefit from a staff with a combined 50+ yearsexperience in tournament fastpitch softball. All of our coaches have daughterswho are playing or have played softball at the collegiate level, and nonecurrently have daughters on the team.
Ourcoaching staff offers state-of-the-art instruction in all aspects of the game,and private hitting instruction with video and digital software currently inuse by some of the largest college programs in the country. We stress theimportance of all fundamental skills that are essential to success at thecollegiate levels. Our players also work with professional speed & agilitycoaches, as well as with a professional mental skills coach to give theman edge against their competition.
The TexasStorm also has one of the best reputations in assisting players in therecruiting process. We have graduated over 60 high school seniors into NCAADivision 1 softball programs, and have a working relationship with over 150college coaches over the entire country. These relationships allow our playersthe opportunity to be recruited by notable college programs from all over theU.S. and not be limited to just Texas schools. We work closely with our playersand their parents to develop a player profile and video skills package that canbe distributed to college coaches and aid in the recruiting process.
Ourplayers receive the highest level of exposure by participating in some of themost prestigious recruiting tournaments in the country, those which are notavailable to many travel teams. We market our players to the coaching communitythrough weekly e-mails and telephone contacts to over 100 college coaches, aneffort that few other teams can match.
Wehave signed players to such colleges as Texas A&M, University of Texas,Baylor, Oregon State, Florida, Missouri, LSU, Texas State, University ofHouston, Rutgers, Ball State, Ball State, Stephen F. Austin, UL-Lafayette, University of Arkansas, Texas Tech, Boston University, University ofMemphis, UNC-Greensboro, Wagner College, Midwestern State, TSU, Navarro, GalvestonCollege, and Blinn JC, just to name a few.
Ourgold team participates in these tournaments:
- Rising Stars Showcase – Plantation, FL
- Bay Area Showcase – San Jose, CA
- Ronald McDonald Benefit Tournament – Houston, TX
- Team New Jersey Invitational Showcase – Edison, NJ
- Easton Elite Diamond Showcase – Plano, TX
- Louisville Slugger Independence Day Tournament – Boulder, CO
- ASA Gold Territory and Regional National Qualifiers
- ASA Gold National Championship – Oklahoma City, OK