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Welcome to the Northfield Fastpitch Softball Association Website

We are a non profit organization focused on growing the girls fastpitch softball program in Northfield.

We offer a traveling league for competitive players in the spring/summer and for a brief 6 week season in the fall.  

Follow us on Facebook for updates. 

2021 Travel Tryouts

Tryouts will be held Wednesday March 10th at the Dundas Dome. See schedule below.

  • 6-7 p.m. 8U and 10U tryouts
  • 7 -7:30 p.m. Pitchers and catchers from all age groups
  • 7:20-8:30 12U and 14U tryouts

Learn what to expect of the tryout experience at:  https://www.northfieldfastpitch.org/page/show/1013451-news

Questions or concerns, please email admin@northfieldfastpitch.org

Open Gym

Join us for open gym Wednesday, March 3rd at the Dundas Dome. Come in to do some hitting and fielding in preparation for tryouts.  Masks required. Please view Dundas Dome COVID protocols.

8U and 10U players are invited to join us from 6-7 p.m. And then 12U and 14U players are welcome from 7:15 to 8:30 p.m. Parents are not allowed in during the open gym time, per Dundas Dome rules.

Please let us know you’re coming at: https://forms.gle/fux4VaJpthWYDbC2A

2021 Travel Registration Details

The Northfield Fastpitch Softball Association has closed registration for the 2021 summer travel fastpitch season. However, the NFSA is still looking for players for the 8U, 10U, 12U players. Those interested should email admin@northfieldfastpitch.org

8U Traveling - Birth year 2012 & 2013
$225 per player 

  • The primary focus of 8U Traveling is on softball fundamentals, skill development and building a love for the game. 
  • Tryouts may be held to introduce players to the process. 
  • Teams play a league game schedule, plus up to (2) tournaments and a State Tournament. 
  • Practices and play will be held two nights per week. 
  • 8U is a machine pitch league so players will not pitch during games; however, it is strongly encouraged that every player work on pitching during practices. 
  • League games consist of single games around the metro area. The last two league games will be doubleheaders. 

10U-Birth year 2010 &2011

$275 per player 

  • The primary focus is on softball fundamentals, skill development and providing a competitive and fun experience. 
  • Mandatory tryouts will be used to form teams. (Date to be determined) 
  • Teams play a league game schedule, plus a minimum of (2) Tournaments, State Qualifier and State Tournament (if qualified). 
  • Practices and play will be held at least four nights per week. 
  • Player pitch league with teams at the A, B and C levels.  
  • League games consist of doubleheaders around the metro area. 

12U-Birth year 2008 &2009 

$325 per player 

  • The primary focus is on softball fundamentals, skill development and providing a competitive and fun experience. 
  • Mandatory tryouts will be used to form teams. 
  • Teams play a league game schedule, plus a minimum of (3) Tournaments, State Qualifier and State Tournament (if qualified). 
  • Practices and play will be held four nights per week. 
  • Player pitch league with teams at the A, B and C levels.  
  • League games consist of doubleheaders around the metro area. 

14U-Birth year 2006 & 2007
$325 per player 

  • The primary focus is on softball fundamentals, skill development and providing a competitive and fun experience. 
  • Mandatory tryouts will be used to form teams. 
  • Teams play a league game schedule, plus a minimum of (3) Tournaments, State Qualifier and State Tournament (if qualified). 
  • Practices and play will be held four nights per week. 
  • Player pitch league with teams at the A, B and C levels.  
  • League games consist of doubleheaders around the metro area. 

Traveling Coaches Application

The Northfield Fastpitch Softball Association is looking for volunteer coaches to lead teams at the 8U, 10U,  and 12U levels. If you're interested in serving as either a head coach or assistant please fill out the Travelling Coach Application

We rely on coach volunteers to help provide our players with a great softball experience! 

Hiring 14U Coaches

For our 14U summer season, the NFSA will hire a head and assistant (non-parent) coach per team. The season runs from May to July. Please apply here.  

Direct any questions or concerns to admin@northfieldfastpitch.org.

Minnesota Softball League

See what's going on with the Minnesota Softball League.

Traveling Softball Season Schedule

All teams play in the Tri-County league. Their site has a lot of helpful information. Check it out at www.tricountyleaguemn.com

  • 8U  -  Season runs from May - July.  First practice will be mid April. Games are Wednesdays starting May 5th. After school is out Monday games will be added. 
  • 10U – Season runs from May – July.  First practice will be mid April. Games are played Tuesday and Thursdays starting May 6th. 
  • 12U - Season runs from May– July.  First practice will be mid April. Games are played Tuesday and Thursdays, starting May 5th
  • 14U - Season runs from mid-May – July.  Games are Monday and Wednesday starting May 18th. 
  • 16U - Season runs from June – July.  First practice will be mid May. Games are Monday and Wednesday, starting June 2nd. 
  • ** all schedules are tentative and will be finalized at a later date.

  • 1 practice per week (minimum), time will be set by the coach
  • Typically there are no games the week of the 4th of July 

Important TriCounty Dates

See season details here!

2021 Tournament Dates

Date Level of Play Location
6/25-6/27 10U State Qualifier TBD
6/25-6/27 12U State Qualifier TBD
7/10-7/11 8U State Tournament TBD
7/10-7/11 10U State Tournament TBD
7/10-7/11 12U State Tournament TBD
7/17-7/18 14U State Qualifier TBD
7/17-7/18 16U State Qualifier TBD
7/17-7/18 18U State Qualifier TBD
7/24-7/25 14U State Tournament TBD
7/24-7/25 16U State Tournament TBD
7/24-7/25 18U State Tournament TBD