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USA Softball Announces 2019 U-17 Women's National Team

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(Photo courtesy of USA Softball)

USA Softball announced the members of its 2019 U-17 women's national team on Wednesday.

The squad, which will be comprised of 15 players and three coaches from around the country, will compete in the U-17 Pan American Championship in Barranquilla, Colombia for a ten-day tournament beginning Oct. 10. Once there, the Americans will attempt to earn a spot in the 2020 World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) U-18 Women's Softball World Cup.

The 2019 team's head coach is Kyla Holas, and her assistant coaches include Becky Snow and Ernie Yarbrough.

See below for the full list of U-17 women's national team members.

  • Jessie Blaine - Wentzville, Mo./Quantico HS - INF
  • Riley Blampied - Cordele, Ga./Crisp County HS - INF
  • Dani Drogemuller - Frankfort, Ill./Lincoln-Way East HS - P
  • Jocelyn Erickson - Phoenix, Ariz./O'Connor HS - C/INF
  • Maddie Gallagher - Port Washington, N.Y./Paul D. Schreiber HS - INF
  • Claire Ginder - Lithia, Fla./Newsome HS - INF
  • Casey Goguts - Reading, Pa./Dwyer HS - C
  • Madison Harris - Forest, Va./Brookville HS - P/1B
  • Avery Hodge - Fulshear, Texas/Tompkins HS - INF
  • Rachael Jones - Bennington, Vt./Mount Anthony HS - INF
  • Caitlynn Neal - Dewey, Ariz./Bradshaw Mountain HS - P/UTL
  • Haidyn Sokoloski - Flower Mound, Texas/Marcus HS - UTL
  • Tieley Vaughn - Winter Park, Fla./Wharton HS - INF/OF
  • Hallie Wacaser - Centerton, Ark./Bentonville West HS - INF/OF
  • Kaci West - Liberty, Texas/Liberty HS - P/OF
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