The Batbusters Softball Club’s ultimate goal is to win a National Championship
and we will strive to do so by creating a team with chemistry and talent
that is willing to go out and play each and every game the way softball should be played.
Stavi Augur & Livy Schiele - 1st Team All-San Diego
Congratulations to Stavi Augur and Livy Schiele on being named to the 1st Team All-San Diego Section

Read Article at San Diego Union Tribune
Mimi Farfan - So Cal Softball Player of the Week
Following up her freshman year that saw her hit .753 with a reported 93 runs batted in and seven home runs, she’s on her way to an even better sophomore year after hitting three home runs and driving in 20 runs in three games last week.

Read Article at San Diego Union Tribune
Read Article at CalHiSports
Livy Schiele - High School Athlete of the Week
A junior outfielder, Schiele flexed her muscles by powering a grand slam against Mar Vista and a two-run homer against Helix. She hit .625 with three doubles, two triples, seven RBIs and 10 runs scored for the 12-2 Knights.

Read Article at San Diego Union Tribune
Athlete of the Month
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Amber Wozniak Committed to Monmouth
We are excited to announce that Amber Wozniak has committed to continue her education and her softball career at Monmouth University. Amber is a hard worker and can play just about any position on the field. She's a team player that has always been committed to doing whatever it takes to help the team win. She has developed a very strong bat with a good combination of power and line drive ability. Amber will be a great addition and we look forward to seeing you play with the Hawks. Congratulations Amber!
USA Softball Female Athletes of the Year
Women’s National Team alum Kellie Fox (San Diego, Calif.) has been named the 2015 USA Softball Female Athlete of the Year . . .
Read the full story here.
Makayla Stromenger Committed to UMASS
We’d like to Congratulate Makayla Stromenger on her recent commitment to UMASS! Makayla has been a hard worker since she came to us in the Fall of 2014. She has excellent catching skills behind the plate and has learned to handle the pitching staff with precision. The development of Makayla’s patience and pitch selection have led to her success as a hitter. Her determination has directed her on her journey to this point and we know she’ll be a productive member of the UMASS Minutewomen softball team!
Krista Dalgarn Committed to DePaul University
We are excited to announce that Krista Dalgarn has verbally committed to DePaul University! Krista will be joining 4 other Batbusters-Fox Alumni who play for the Blue Demons. Krista has been an excellent pitcher for us. Her command of the strike zone and her mastery of changing speeds will serve DePaul well just as it has for us. Not only is Krista an outstanding pitcher, she also hits for power which is a rare attribute for pitchers these days. Congratulations Krista and Good Luck at DePaul!
Emma Trussell Committed to Columbia University
We are proud to announce that Emma Trussell has accepted an offer to continue her education and softball career at Columbia University. Emma has proven that she has the character, the softball talent, and the work ethic to succeed at a school like Columbia that has such high standards for the their student athletes. Emma has faced and overcome many challenges and obstacles through her young life, making this achievement even more impressive. Congratulations Emma, we are truly proud of you and know you will be successful at Columbia on and off the field!
Anya Vandersip Committed to Georgia Gwinnet College
Anya Vandersip, a 2016 catcher and outfielder has verbally committed to continue her education and softball career at Georgia Gwinnet College. Anya will bring her game and her vibrant personality to Lawrenceville, Georgia where she will no doubt win their hearts and their respect. Anya is a very hard worker that we're sure Coach Ihlenburg will appreciate. Congratulations Anya!
Kalei Oliver Committed to Wellesley College
Kalei Oliver has committed to continue her education and softball career at Wellesley College. Kalei chose Wellesley for the incredible education she'll receive along with the ability to play softball for the next 4 years. KO is a great team player who has leadership skills and she'll play a big role for Wellesley behind the plate and with her bat. Congratulations KO and GO BLUE!
Congratulations Kellie on a Great Career
at Arizona and UCLA

Watch a tribute to Kellie (on YouTube) here.
Congratulations to former players for great seasons:
Kellie Fox Senior SS at Arizona was selected First Team All PAC 12, NFCA First Team All-Region, First-Team Capital On Academic All-District, NFCA All America, selected as one of the Top 26 Players to watch list, and was named to the US National Team hitting 400 (1st on Team, 11th in Pac-12) , 4 triples (1st in Pac-12), 10 doubles (3rd on Team), 15 HRs (3rd on Team), 66 RBIs (3rd on Team), 741 Slg% (3rd on Team), 57 runs scored (2nd on Team), 513 ob% (1st on Team), 74 hits (2nd on Team), and 137 total bases (3rd on Team)!
Congratulations to former players for great seasons:
Tiana Miller freshman at UIC was selected as Rookie of the Year in the Horizon League, First Team All-League, and NFCA All-Region hitting 371 (1st on Team), with 53 hits (1st on Team), 15 doubles (1st on Team), 4 HR (1st on Team), 573 slg% (1st on Team), 442 ob% (1st on Team), and 30 RBI (1st on Team)! Nina Villanueva Senior at University of Texas Arlington had the 2nd highest batting average in the Sun Belt hitting 408 and set a new team record with 52 runs scored, and adding 62 hits (1st on Team), 15 doubles (1st on Team), 550 ob% (1st on Team)!
Congratulations to former players for great seasons:
Katie McEachern Junior at Dartmouth help lead the team to Ivy League championship this season and a birth to the NFCA Regionals, Katie was selected as Ivy League Player of the Year and First Team All-League hitting 449 with 10 HR and 28 RBS! Alexis Curtis Senior at Buffalo University was All-MAC First Team, Academic All-District, and NFCA First Team All-Region leading the Bull in every offensive category having one of the best seasons in school history hitting 429 with 72 hits, 22 doubles! Dylan Christensen Sophomore at DePaul hit 311, 5 HR and 9 doubles with an ob%! Kacey Everett Sophomore at the University of Texas Arlington had a great season behind the plate throwing 12 runners, started every game hitting 265 with 7 doubles and 4 HR!
Congratulations to former players for great seasons:
Britnea Barilli Junior at the University of Texas Arlington started every game hitting 265 with 8 doubles and ob% of 404! Megan Leyva, Naomi Tellez, and Hayden Christensen played at DePaul contributing to their Beg East record of 13-4! Sashel Palacios Sophomore at ASU was Honorable Mention Pac-12 All-Defensive team hitting 323 for the season with a 459 ob%! Angie Randazzo Senior at the University of Missouri ended her career helping the team to another post season run! Hanna Flippen Sophomore at the University of Utah was selected Second Team All PAC 12 and First Team NFCA All-Region hitting 373 with 8 doubles and 7 HR!
Tiana Mack-Miller — Freshman of the Year
Freshman at University of Illinois Chicago Tiana Mack-Miller has been awarded Freshman of the Year Mack-Miller has been stellar in her freshman campaign to lead UIC with a .379 batting average and a .452 tally in conference after starting all 43 games. She tops the Flames' offense with 50 hits, 15 doubles, four home runs and 30 RBI with .598 slugging and .455 on-base percentages. The third baseman owns a team-high 14 multi-hit games, with two three-hit outputs and a two home run game against Valparaiso on April 11. Mack-Miller went on a seven-game hit streak from March 24 to April 7 and ended the regular season with at least one hit in the last six games.
Kellie Fox's Prolific Career — Last Chapter?
Kellie Fox, who transferred to Arizona after two years at UCLA, is the reigning Pac-12 defensive player of the year. “She's got the best hands I've ever seen, the smoothest hands I've ever seen, the quickest release” Candrea elaborated. “It's almost impossible to get a ground ball by her during practice every day, and I've tried to do that.”
Read the rest of the ESPN story here.
Sabrina Moreno Committed to Guilford College
Sabrina Moreno, a 2015 outfielder has committed to continue her education and softball career at Guilford College. Sabrina is a power hitting player with great speed and a great attitude. In addition to her outstanding softball skills Sabrina's fun loving personality and sense of humor will bring a positive light to her new team and teammates. Congratulations Sabrina - don't forget about us!
Riley Casper Committed to Portland State
Riley Casper, has verbally committed to continue her education and softball career at Portland State. Riley is a 2016 2nd basement/outfielder that has shown tremendous work ethics and dedication on the field as well as in the class room. Riley brings not only talent to Portland State but a great attitude, a great love for the game, and team comes first approach that all coaches love. She will be a great addition to the Portland State team. Congratulations Riley!
Lani Graft Committed to Portland State
Lani Graft, a 2017 infielder/outfielder has verbally committed to Portland State. Lani is one of those players with unlimited potential bringing great bat speed, a strong arm, great glove, and good speed to Portland State. It will be exciting to help and watch Lani grow over the next couple years. When 2017/2018 rolls around Lani has the skills and talent to be one of the all-time greats! Congratulations Lani!
KK Lopez-Liu Committed to Howard
KK Lopez-Liu, congratulations to KK a 2015 infielder. KK has verbally committed to continue her education and softball career at Howard JC. She will be following in the footsteps of some former players; Jordenne Taylor, Nicole Wilson, and Faith and Micherie Koria. KK is a tremendous talent with great work ethics, we expect her to lead the league in Home Runs, Slugging Percentage, Steals, Walks, RBIs, 12 meter diving, breast stroke and anything else she may set her mind to do! Congratulations KK!
Brittany Wyllie Committed to UT Arlington
Brittany Wyllie, a 2016 infielder has verbally committed to UT Arlington Mavericks to continue her education and softball career. Brittany joins Kellie White, Bri Burchianti, and Laura Currie that have also committed to continue their education and softball careers at UTA. Brittany brings a very strong arm, great glove, strong bat with great bat speed, great work ethics, and love for the game to UT Arlington. Congratulations Brittany!
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Where can I see
the Batbusters play?
  • Batbusters 18U
    USSSA USA Elite AZ Thanksgiving Shootout
    November 11-12
    (Phoenix, AZ)
     
       

  • Batbusters 16U
    USSSA USA Elite AZ Thanksgiving Shootout
    November 11-12
    (Houston, TX)
     
       

  • Batbusters 14U
    Surf City Early Thanksgiving Showcase
    November 18-20
    (Orange County, CA)
     
       

Batbusters-Fox is proud to announce the following schools
have awarded scholarships to athletes playing for Mike Fox: