NWS Elite 2013 - 23U Tournament Team

Congratulations to the 2013 NWS Elite 23U, for another great season!

Our eighth consecutive season at the highly competitive 23U level!

A Championship win at the NCMASA Victor Blanchette Memorial ASA tournament and
a 3rd place finish in the Somerset ASA 23U!

NWS Elite wishes Alicia Gardner and Kristi Kyzer all the best as they age out of the 23U ranks, and into their roles as college coaches at Westfield University and Merrimack College respectively!

You are both fine examples to your teammates, coaches, friends and families, as well as great ambassadors of the game!

We hate to lose you, but we are proud to have had you on the team all these years, and wish you the very best of luck as you move on with your lives! Always here for you!

The NWS Elite 23U team is planning to compete in it's 9th consecutive season in 2014 with its summer schedule, consisting of about 6 tournaments.

Follow this site for updates on our 2014 Season!

Are you interested in playing for the NWS Elite 23U team in the summer of 2014?

 NWS has a strong returning roster for our 2014 season. However we are looking for a few solid players to fill out our roster!

NWS Elite is a mature, competitive program, with talented and committed players! We are planning on playing in about (6) 23U tournaments this summer, possibly including an NSA World Series tournament.

If you are interested in having some fun and playing competitive 23U softball in the summer of 2014, contact us at the E Mail address below:


Include your preferred position, and a brief description of your softball experience. NWS coaches will contact you shortly with information about the 2014 season!

You can click on the links to the left of this page to view the 2013 NWS Elite 23U Schedule, Roster and
supplemental NWS Elite Information!

  • What is NWS Elite 23U Tournament Team all about?

NWS Elite is a Non Profit 501C Corporation registered in with the State of Massachusetts under ID # 04-3559924.

NWS Elite has been existence since 1999 and has run the most successful 16u, 18U and 23U programs in Western Massachusetts, as well as supporting Girls Fastpitch programs at the Westfield Boys & Girls Club (in Westfield Mass), in such areas as Fall / Winter Fastpitch Pitching / Training Programs and Softball Skills Clinics.

NWS Elite's purpose is to provide an organization that promotes and utilizes the game of Fastpitch Softball for the development of well rounded young women, who will then be more able to meet life's challenges. And to use our organization, as well as it's past and present members, to assist these young ladies as they begin their adult lives. In particular, our organization tries to focus and assist girls at risk.

  • What is NWS Elite 23U's history?

NWS Elite 23U was born from a the very successful NWS Elite 18U program that began in 1999, and ran through 2005.

During that period, NWS Elite 18U ran a year round program and won the ASA Massachusetts State Champions in 1999, the NSA Massachusetts State Champions in 2001, and competed every year in a National Tournament, placing as high as 13th in the 2002 NSA World Series in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

In 2006, the NWS Elite program began the first team in the area in the 23U ranks, to offer a competitive place for our
collegiate level and graduated athletes to play high quality fastpitch softball, finishing as high as second in the NSA 23U World Series.

The NWS Elite 23U program has now run for eight consecutive and very successful seasons!

We are now making plans for our 9th season in 2014!

General NWS Elite Information

More information is available in our "Frequently Asked Questions" section, and throughout our web site.
Please take a few minutes to visit the pages on the left of the screen.

Enjoy your visit!

This section for Selected Players Only!

If you have been selected for the team, you can pay your player fees by sending a check to:

NWS Elite, Inc.

24 South View Dr.

Southwick, Ma. 01077

Or you can use any major credit or debit card by clicking the "Pay Now" button below and selecting the payment option.

Please Enter your name in the "notes" Section when you make payment.

23U Player Fee


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