Latest News:

College Recruiting Video - Scheduled for Monday, Feb 16th.  Registration & $200 pre-payment required for 14U - 18U only.  Only 24 spots available. 

The video fee of $200/player session includes professional taping, editing, a target video length of 3-4 minutes and a DVD.  Videos delivery is targeted for mid-March. 

Due to the limited time slots available, all participants must be paid in full prior to being assigned a session time.  Session times available are:

Pitchers and Catchers:  8:00am - 9:00am,   9:00am - 10:00am,   10:00am- 11:00am 

Infielders and Outfielders:  11:30am - 12:30pm,   12:30pm - 1:30pm,   1:30pm - 2:30pm                


Margie Wright Player Clinics at WVHS - for dates and times, click here!


Spikes Spirit Wear Website - Get your summer gear here!


ASA Rule Changes for 2014.  Click Here


Spikes Video Streaming Link

Spikes players sign letters of intent to play college softball. 

Erika Husted will be attending and playing softball for UW-Whitewater.  Husted, a longtime Spikes player continues the recent trend of Spikes players who graduate and go on to play in college. 

Bianca Schuler signs with Waubonsee Community College.  Kristin Catalano & Ashleigh Mitts signed with Cleveland State and Taylor Willhalm with Bradley University. Jasmine Willis, has committed to University of Illinois, Chicago - 2015 HS Graduation. Click on players name to view photo.


Player Opportunities:

Spikes 10U Cunningham, is looking for a pitcher and utility player to round out their roster. Please contact Coach Kelly Cunningham for a tryout.

Spikes 10U Townsend is looking for 2 players to complete their roster.  At least one pitcher is preferred.  Please contact Coach Townsend for a tryout.

Spikes 14U A is looking for a pitcher.  To book a private tryout please e-mail Coach Chval.




Congratulations to Margie Wright elected to ASA National Softball Hall of Fame Class of 2013!


Wright is the Director of Player Development for the Wheatland Spikes program.


Link to story on ASA site.


Congratulations Margie! - Fresno State to rename the university's softball stadium Margie Wright Diamond in honor of the NCAA's all-time winningest Division I softball coach. (Click on photo to enlarge)  More Information




Spikes 9U JVG huddle up for a cheer with Guest Coach Danielle Zymkowitz, in
between innings at The Chicago Bandits Field in Rosemont, IL (June 6, 2014).

Spikes 9U JVG take a team picture after their game vs. Bolingbrook Fury - KM
 at The Chicago Bandits Field in Rosemont, IL (June 6, 2014).

Team Events:


  Spikes 12U Marino players and families (left) volunteer at the Feed My Starving Children on Apr. 9, 2014. (Click on photo to enlarge)


Spikes 9U Guerrero (right) attend the Northwestern/
Nebraska softball game (Mar. 30, 2014).  Both 9U Guerrero  and 14U Van Degraft 14u are participating in the WAA Big Sister/Little Sister program.  This was the 2nd Big Sister/Little Sister event this season. (click on photo to enlarge)


  Spikes 14U Van Degraft players and families volunteer  at Feed My Starving Children February 2014. (click on photo to enlarge)




2014 Tournament Results

Spikes 10U Vlach finished in 3rd place at the All Sanctioned World Series in Columbus, OH (July 24-28, 2014). Photo

Spikes 11U team just completed play in the USSSA World Series - Eastern Open in Maumee, Ohio (July 16-19, 2014).  The team had a 7-2 record and an overall 4th place finish (out of 19 teams) entered into the tournament.  The team was also awarded the Sportsmanship Award for the tournament. Photo

Spikes 12U Marino took 2nd at the Summer Splash Tournament, (July 12-13, 2014). Photo

Spikes 13U Chval took 2nd at Star Spangled Spectacular at the Wisconsin Dells. (July 3-6, 2014) Photo

Spikes 10U Vlach took 1st at the Fox Valley Firecracker Tournament (June 27-29, 2014). Photo

Spikes 8U Pasqualini took 2nd place in the SWS Tournament (June 22, 2014). Photo

Spikes 14U Vande won the Chicago Metro B Tournament (June 20-22, 2014). Photo

Spikes 11U Rau won the USSSA - Glenview Titans Thunderbolt Classic 12U Open Championship in Glenview (June 20-21, 2014). Photo

Spikes 12U Marino took 4th at the Morris Rowdie Katz Tournament, (June 14-15, 2014). Photo

Spikes 10U Vlach took 2nd at the Yorkville Father's Day Tournament (June 13-15, 2014). Photo

Spikes 14U Murray took 2nd at the Yorkville Father's Day Tournament (June 13-15, 2014). Photo

Spikes 18U Lancman won the USSSA Roselle Rockers Father's Day Tournament (June 13-15, 2014) and a berth to the World Series. Photo

Spikes 14U Murray took 2nd place at the Morris Rowdie Katz Tournament (June 7-8, 2014). Photo

Spikes 10U Vlach went 5-1 to win the Downers Grove Rebels "Battle of the Bats" (June 6-8, 2014). Photo

Spikes 11U Rau took 3rd at the USSSA - Illinois Gold 3rd Annual Summer Qualifier - Davis Junction (May 31-June 1, 2014).

Spikes 14U Van Degraft won the Queen of the Hill Tournament in Pontiac, IL (May 31, 2014). Photo

Spikes 9U JVG took 2nd Place at Roselle Rockers Round Robin (May 27, 2014). Photo

Spikes 11U Rau won the USSSA State Championship - 3rd Annual Volunteer Park Tournament in Romeoville (May 24-25, 2014). Photo

Spikes 10U Vlach went 5-0 to win the 2014 Lisle Slammers Memorial Day Tournament (May 24-25, 2014). Photo

Spikes 14U Van Degraft/Morris (non-HS team) won the South Side Super Regional in Lockport, IL (May 23-25, 2014). The team went 5-0 over the weekend. To win the championship game against West Michigan Outlaws, the girls had to overcome a 6 run deficit to win 8-6. Photo

Spikes 16U Calabrese took 1st at the Pontiac Queen of the Diamond ASA qualifier (June 1, 2014). Photo 


Contact Us for Additional Information:

Kellie Holpuch - Travel Sport Administrator

Wheatland Athletic Association
2323 Liberty St.
Aurora, IL 60502



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