About Us

About Us

Mailing Address:
PO Box 661
Richboro, Pennsylvania 18954

EMail : admin@northamptonhawks.com

Northampton Girls Softball Association offers intramural and travel softball for ages 5 through 18. We are located in Northampton Township, Bucks County.

Our age groups are organized as follows:

Intramural

T-Ball : Girls 5 and 6 years old The object of t-ball is to introduce girls to the game of softball in an environment that combines instruction and gameplay. T-ball games are played at Churchville Elementary.

8U : Girls 7 and 8 years old This is a coach-pitch age group, with the coach using a mechanical pitching machine and an 11" softball. The object of 8U is to advance the girls’ fundamentals and ready them for playing the full game of softball. 8U games are played at Churchville Elementary.

10U : Girls 9 and 10 years old This is the first year of players pitching to each other from 35 feet, with walks, strikeouts, scores kept, limited stealing bases and playoffs. 10U games are played at Churchville Elementary

Inter-Township League (ITL) and Travel

ITL teams are from area townships including Northampton, Upper Southampton, Warminster, Upper Makefield, Solebury, Newtown and others.

For information on travel teams, please see our Travel Teams section.

12U : Girls 11 and 12 years old The pitching rubber is moved back to 40 feet. The softball is 12" in circumference. Stealing bases is allowed with no advancement on an overthrow. In mid-May and early June, ITL teams play a mid-season and end-of-season tournament that starts on Friday night or Saturday and ends on Sunday. The tournaments for 12U are hosted by Upper Southampton at their fields next to Klinger Elementary on Second Street Pike. Regular season ITL games for Northampton 12U teams are held at Municipal Park softball fields behind Maureen Welch Elementary.

14U : Girls 13 and 14 years old Pitching is moved to 43 feet and all restrictions are removed from base stealing. In mid-May and early June, ITL teams play a mid-season and end-of-season tournament that starts on Friday night or Saturday and ends on Sunday. The tournaments for 14U are hosted by NGSA at the Municipal Park fields behind Maureen Welch Elementary. Regular season ITL games for Northampton 14U teams are also held at Municipal Park softball fields.

18U : Girls 15 through 18 years old In mid-May and early June, ITL teams play a mid-season and end-of-season tournament that starts on Friday night and ends on Sunday. The tournaments for 18U are hosted by NGSA at the Municipal Park fields. Regular season ITL games for Northampton 18U teams are held at Municipal Park softball fields behind Maureen Welch Elementary.

Contacts

Ed Salamon

President

Lisa Colosimo

Director Social Media/Communications

Heidi Van Steenburgh

Vice President of Softball Operations

Locations

Maureen M Welch Elementary Fields

Fields behind Maureen M. Welch Elementary School, part of Northampton Township Municipal Park.

12U and up play here.

750 New Rd, Southampton, Pennsylvania, US

Churchville Elementary Fields

Fields at Churchville Elementary School. T-ball thru 10U play here.

100 New Rd., Churchville, Pennsylvania, US

Holland Middle School

400 East Holland Rd., Holland, Pennsylvania, US

Council Rock High School South

2002 Rock Way, Holland, Pennsylvania, US