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The Raider Mission

The Conklin Raiders Girls Fast Pitch Softball team is one of the premier fastpitch organizations in the country. Our purpose is to develop young athletes into prepared collegiate prospects. We are teaching our players how to compete, and to be successful at a high level. We focus on skill and execution, while we assist with recruiting and exposure.We are continually competing in nationally recognized tournaments & showcases such as Team NJ, PGF Nationals & TCS Nationals. Our pursuit to play against the very best talent is crucial thus providing our players the opportunity to become the very best.

Indoor Winter Skills Workouts.

All ages receiving the same instruction and working on skills together! 

Preparing our players from the 
ground up!

2014 - 2015

 12u & 14u Teams

Conklin Raider 12u and 14u travel team tryouts will be held at Schnurbusch Park in Conklin on August 6, 7, and 8th. 

Pitchers & catchers: 5:30-6pm

                                     All other positions: 6-8pm

The 14u Conklin Raiders Girls Fastpitch  Softball teams is one of the premier fastpitch organizations in the country. We are looking for dedicated young players who desire to compete against the top players in the region.

If you have any 12u or 14u questions, please feel free to call Dawna at 607-765-7480. 

Conklin Raider Futures Premier

Coached by Rich Wiggins.  For girls ages 13-16 who are looking for the chance to be recruited at the best showcases and tournaments, such as Team NJ, Colorado, etc.  Players will come from different areas of NY and Pa. Players will work on their skills at home then meet at the tournaments. 

The best players will also have the opportunity to play with the Gold Team in championship play.


Conklin Raiders 18 Elite

Coached by Mike Burdsall.  For girls ages 14-18 who want to be showcased at the regional level, NJ, Pa., ect. without having to travel the country. 

Tournaments include TCS New York City, Pennsbury, Outlaws, Rock Showcases and Regional TCS Events. 


Conklin Raiders Gold

Coached by Dale W. Cook and Bob Bates.  

For girls ages 14-18 who want to compete and be recruited at the highest level.  Need 2016,  2017, 2018 & 2019. No position closed.

Ultimate goal is to compete at PGF Nationals held in California. Other tournaments attended include:  ESPN, Outlaws, Team NJ, Premier Events & Qualifiers, TCS Colorado Fireworks or TCS Nationals in Reno (or both), Atlanta Legacy and Rhode Island Finest Showcase. 

We are actively seeking all positions for all teams. We pride ourselves on developing young players into highly skilled ball players. Our players will be seen by coaches as we play on main fields at the best tourneys. Our players will compete on the field and against the best in the country. This process is critical to collegiate success. 

 Tryouts for Futures, Elite & Gold will be held at Kirkwood River Park, in Kirkwood NY, on Weds. Aug 6 from 5:15-8 and Saturday Aug. 9 from 10am-2pm.

If you have conflicts with tryout dates, would like a private tryout or want to learn more about the Raider Organization please send an email to either of the following:

Dale Cook – popscook01@st.ny.rr.com

Bob Bates – pgfny1@gmail.com