State Teams Hub

STATE TEAMS HUB


Softball Victoria has a long and proud history of success at National Championships.

SV run a comprehensive State Team program consisting of men’s, women’s, and junior teams across Under 14, Under 16, Under 18, Under 23, and Open age brackets.

The 2020-21 National Championships will be held between December 2020 and January 2021, with squads being selected 3-4 months prior.

Selection is governed by the State Team Selection Policy – and athletes who are interested in being considered for selection for U14, U16 and U18 must make themselves available for their relevant association or zone team to be eligible for selection.

2020/21 Victorian Team selection timeline

  • September – Open trials for eligible athletes
  • October – Final squad and team selection
  • December/January – National Championships

2020-21 National Championships Schedule:

Event Date Location
Open Men’s Nationals Tue 1 – Sun 6 December 2020 Hawker, ACT
U23 Women’s Nationals Wed 16 – Tues 22 December 2020 West Beach, SA
Open Women’s Nationals Sun 3 – Sat 9 January 2021 Hawker, ACT
U14 Girls’ Nationals Sun 3 – Sat 9 January 2021 Hawker, ACT
U14 Boys’ Nationals Sun 3 – Sat 9 January 2021 Hawker, ACT
U16 Girls’ Nationals Sun 10 – Sat 16 January 2021 Waverley, VIC
U16 Boys’ Nationals Sun 10 – Sat 16 January 2021 Waverley, VIC
U23 Men’s Nationals Sun 10 – Sat 16 January 2021 Waverley, VIC
U18 Girls’ Nationals Sun 17 – Sat 23 January 2021 Mirrabooka, WA
U18 Boys’ Nationals Sun 17 – Sat 23 January 2021 Mirrabooka, WA

2020-21 Head Coaches:

U14 Boys’ Belinda Ainslie
U14 Girls’ Sharon Jansen
U16 Boys’ Robbie McMahon
U16 Girls’ Shane Goodall
U18 Women’s Matt Puketapu
U18 Men’s Phillip Powell
U23 Women’s Donna Scammell
U23 Men’s Aaron Hare
Open Women’s Mark Rigg
Open Men’s Bryan Edwards and James Brownlow

If you require more information about our State Teams for our athletes, coaches and support staff, please contact Operations & Events Coordinator cheryl.waye@softballvic.org.au