Recent Sting Alumni
Established in 1999, the Irvine Sting organization founded by 18U Head Coach Dr. Blair Ota is a girls' fastpitch softball program that balances athletic, academic and personal development. The program stresses individual accountability and responsibility in order to achieve players' goals of playing softball at the highest competitive levels.
Irvine Sting participates in exposure events, including Surf City, Champion's Cup, Diamond 9 and has had berths to the Boulder Colorado Independence Day Tournament and
PGF Championships since their inception.
All practices are held in the City of Irvine with batting cages at Col. Bill Barber Park.
12U Team Opportunities
Coach Jim Knapp 714-342-5865
We are looking for all positions to complete our all ’07 roster.
Team will compete in PGF Nationals next summer, along with additional TCS and PGF tournaments throughout the year. Contact Coach Jim for more info.
CLASS OF 2018
Kaitlyn Lologo: St. John's University
Yolanda Oregel: Whittier College
Scotty McGee: Carnegie Mellon
Hot Rod Zaffino: Miami (Ohio) University
Paris Nguyen: San Diego State
CLASS OF 2019
Kaitlyn Lim: Stanford
Sarah Thieroff: Cal Baptist
Riley Garcia: Whittier College
Darlene Gutierrez: UMass - Lowell
Annie Gutierrez: Azusa Pacific