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Softball Tryouts

Are you an ambitious softball player who is looking for competition at the highest level?

Then you are right with us. Our Bundesliga (division 1) women team is looking for players with playing experience for the coming season. Interested? Then get in touch with us and come by for a tryout practice session. Practice times and directions to the sports gyms can be found below.

Softball Division 1

Our first women's team was founded in 1995. In just a few years, the team was able to work its way up from the regional league through the association league to the Bundesliga (Diviision 1). In 1998 the team qualified for the first time to take part in a German championship. Since the foundation of the Softball Bundesliga (1999), our team has been continuously represented in the top German league. At the state level, the team has already won the title in the cup competition of the Baden-Württemberg Baseball and Softball Association (BWBSV) several times (2005, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2017-19). At the national level, the team regularly reached the playoff round in the Bundesliga game operations of the German Baseball and Softball Association (DBV). In 2014-2019 they failed in the quarter-finals of the German Cup.

Practice Schedule

Indoor Season (January - March, December)
Tue: 20:00  -  21:30 Team Practice, Jacobusschule
Wed: 20:00  -  21:00 Pitcher/Catcher Practice, Schillerschule
Fri: 21:30  -  23:00 Team Practice, Heisenberg-Gymnasium
Outdoor Season (April, October)
Tue, Fri: 19:30  -  21:00 Team Practice, Cougars-Ballpark, Feld 2
Wed: 19:30  -  21:00 Pitcher/Catcher Practice, Cougars-Ballpark, Feld 2
Outdoor Season (May - September)
Tue, Thu: 20:00  -  22:00 Team Practice, Cougars-Ballpark, Feld 2
Wed: 20:00  -  21:30 Pitcher/Catcher Practice, Cougars-Ballpark, Feld 2

Contact

Rolf Hammer, Head Coach, Tryout Practice

Game Reports

Schlagfestival in Spiel 1, Pitcher-Duell in Spiel 2

Softball, Women 1, Home Game Author: rh

Zwei packende Spiele wurden den Zuschauern am Wochenende im Cougars-Ballpark geboten.

Spiel 1

Die erste Partie des Tages wurde von den [...]

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Cougars finden in die Erfolgsspur zurück

Softball, Women 1, Home Game Author: rh

Die Cougars Defensive um die Battery Selina Günzel (P) und Finja Binder (C) fand gut ins Spiel und konnte die Stuttgarterinnen in den ersten drei [...]

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Softball Bundesliga Home Opener 2023

Softball, Women 1, Home Game Author: rh

Am kommenden Samstag (06.05.2023) starten die Cougars gegen Regensburg in die ersten Heimspiele der Saison 2023. Spielbeginn der beiden Partien des [...]

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Softball-EM in Sant Boi (SP) mit Lisa Delay

Softball, Women 1 Author: rh

Nach der EM ist vor der EM könnte man in diesen Tagen sagen. Nachdem gestern erst die U15 Softball EM zu Ende gegangen war, beginnt heute das [...]

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Bundesliga: Cougars holen beide Spiele gegen Tübingen

Softball, Women 1, Home Game Author: rh

Am ersten Heimspieltag holen die Cougars Damen die ersten Siege der Saison 2022 in der Softball-Bundesliga. Äußerst knapp ging es in der ersten Partie [...]

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Game Streams on TV

Softball Bundesliga (division 1), Haar vs Cougars, Game 1, Final score 3 : 5, 17.05.2015

Softball Bundesliga, Haar vs Cougars, Spiel 2, Ergebnis 11 : 4, 17.05.2015

Softball Bundesliga, Regensburg vs Cougars, Spiel 1, Ergebnis 8 : 9, 27.05.2018

Softball Bundesliga, Regensburg vs Cougars, Spiel 2, Ergebnis 10 : 0, 27.05.2018

Roster

9 Finja Binder ***
Position(s): OF, C, 3B
Previous Club: Ladenburg Romans
Citizenship(s):
15 Johanna Blasberg *
Position(s): C, OF
Previous Club: Dosseldorf Senators
Citizenship(s):
21 Maya Castro **
Active since: 2020
Position(s): P, OF
Citizenship(s):
77 Ruth Charisius *
Active since: 1997
Position(s): OF, 2B, SS
Previous Club: Göppingen Green Sox
Citizenship(s):
7 Selina Günzel
Position(s): P, 1B
Previous Club: Ladenburg Romans
Citizenship(s):
25 Katrin Krieger
Active since: 1997
Position(s): 3B, OF
Previous Club: Erfurt Latinos
Statistics: Krieger, Katrin
Citizenship(s):
22 Nike Lenhart **
Active since: 2018
Position(s): SS, 2B, OF
Citizenship(s):
16 Mia Macchia
Position(s): C, OF, SS
Previous Club: Embry-Riddle Eagels
Citizenship(s):
18 Linda Mößner *
Active since: 2002
Position(s): 2B, SS
Previous Club: Bretten Kangaroos
Statistics: Mößner, Linda
Citizenship(s):
39 Lea Müller *
Active since: 2014
Position(s): OF, P
Citizenship(s):
4 Carmen Thiemecke
Active since: 2004
Position(s): 2B, OF, C
Statistics: Thiemecke, Carmen
Citizenship(s):
12 Melanie Thiemecke *
Active since: 2005
Position(s): 3B, C
Statistics: Thiemecke, Melanie
Citizenship(s):
5 Jule Walther **
Position(s): OF, C, 1B
Previous Club: Schriesheim Raubritter
Citizenship(s):
*Springer Damen 2,  **Springer Juniorinnen,  ***Zweitspielrecht

Coaches

Rolf Hammer
Function: Headcoach
Citizenship(s):
Stephanie Küpers
Function: Assistant Coach
Citizenship(s):

South Division

Sunday, June 16, 2024
 Softball-Bundesliga Süd
KAR MAT 12:7
KAR MAT 0:1
STU FRE 8:1
STU FRE 4:3
REG TUB 5:7
REG TUB 14:0
TeamGWLPctGB
1. STU 1091.9000
2. FRE 1082.8001
3. MAT 1064.6003
4. REG 1266.5004
5. TUB 14311.2148
6. KAR 12210.1678
Sunday, June 23, 2024
 Softball-Bundesliga Süd
REG MAT 13:00
REG MAT 15:30

North Division

Saturday, June 15, 2024
 Softball-Bundesliga Nord
COC BEC 8:7
COC BEC 2:9
HHK NKN 8:12
HHK NKN 4:11
TeamGWLPctGB
1. BON 141401.0000
2. WES 16142.8751
3. NKN 1257.4178
4. BEC 16511.31310
5. HHK 1037.3009
6. COC 16412.25011
7. RAT 1239.25010
Saturday, June 29, 2024
 Softball-Bundesliga Nord
BON RAT 12:00
BON RAT 15:30
Sunday, June 30, 2024
 Softball-Bundesliga Nord
HHK BEC 13:00
HHK BEC 16:30
WES BON 12:00
WES BON 15:30

BWBSV State Trophy

Currently no results available

Currently no standings available

Wednesday, July 10, 2024
 Softball Pokal
MAT KAR 12:00
FRK STU 12:00
Thursday, July 11, 2024
 Softball Pokal
GAM HEIM 12:00

Schedule

Sunday, 07. July 2024

@Mannheim Tornados
13:00 - 15:00 Tornados Ballpark Softball, Women 1, Away Game
@Mannheim Tornados
15:30 - 17:30 Tornados Ballpark Softball, Women 1, Away Game

Wednesday, 10. July 2024

@Mannheim Tornados
12:00 - 14:00 Tornados Ballpark Softball, Women 1, Away Game

Sunday, 14. July 2024

@Tübingen Hawks
13:00 - 15:00 Hawks Ballpark Softball, Women 1, Away Game
@Tübingen Hawks
15:30 - 17:30 Hawks Ballpark Softball, Women 1, Away Game

Sunday, 21. July 2024

@Freising Grizzlies
14:00 - 16:00 Grizzlies Ballpark Softball, Women 1, Away Game
@Freising Grizzlies
16:30 - 18:30 Grizzlies Ballpark Softball, Women 1, Away Game

Sunday, 28. July 2024

Regensburg Legionäre
13:00 - 15:00 Cougars Ballpark Softball, Women 1, Home Game
Regensburg Legionäre
15:30 - 17:30 Cougars Ballpark Softball, Women 1, Home Game