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SCIFL Tournament Coming To Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base

Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Yusef Davis Jr., reaches up and slaps a high rise ball off BC A’s pitcher Gregg Garrity and reaches safely on an infield single during a 2016 SCIFL Tournament. SCIFL men’s fastpitch action returns, June 24, at the Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base. Photo By BOB OTTO / 2016 SCIFL Tournament

BURBANK, Calif. – The next So. Calif. Independent Fastpitch League Alliance tournament will be held June 24, 2017 at Camp Pendleton, Calif. It will be a one day tournament, maximum of eight teams, with a two game Round Robin followed immediately by a Single Elimination.

Teams interested in participating will need to contact the tournament director, Jesse Ortiz, at by June 10, 2017 because all personnel entering Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton must complete a “Sponsored Visitor Request Form” (attached). This is a simple process, but again, ALL personnel must do this, or risk being denied entry to the Base.


This process will expedite entry; specifically, when the vehicle comes to the gate, the “occupants” will simply have to show appropriate identification (Driver’s License or State issued ID).

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Buzzards hold off WAH to take Palm Springs Classic Men’s Fastpitch Tournament

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

THE TAFT (CA) BUZZARDS claimed the 2017 Palm Springs Classic Men’s Fastpitch Tounament at DeMuth Park in Palm Springs, March 25-26. The tournament was the season opener for the So. California Independent Fastpitch League’s (SCIFL) series of Alliance tournaments. Courtesy Photo / Jesse Ortiz, SCIFL President.

SCIFL President

PALMS SPRINGS, Calif. – The So Calif. Independent Fastpitch League (SCIFL) opened its 2017 season at DeMuth Park in Palm Springs on March 25-26. Ten teams took part in the Palm Springs Classic, led by long-time men’s fastpitch advocate and tournament director, Vickie Oltean.

After Saturday’s round-robin play, WAH of the Morongo Band of Mission Indians and the Taft (CA) Buzzards emerged as the No. 1 and 2 seeds, respectively. Both powerhouses rolled through Sunday’s single-elimination playoffs undefeated into the championship.

Led by the pitching of starter Eloy Montoya, who went three innings, and closer Sonny Perkins, the Buzzards held off WAH, 3-2, in eight innings to claim SCIFL’s first Alliance tournament of the season.

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Ten Top Teams To Battle In SCIFL Men’s Fastpitch Tournament

Friday, June 24th, 2016


SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. – The Southern California Independent Fastpitch League is hosting an Alliance men’s fastpitch tournament at Little Lake Park in Santa Fe Springs, June 25-26.

Ten competitive teams have entered, including the Vancouver British Columbia A’s, the No.5 ranked team by the International Softball Congress.

  • Bandits
  • Heat
  • Streamline
  • Those Guys
  • Beaumont Coyotes
  • Brew Crew
  • A1 Rockies
  • Maccabi
  • Buzzards
  • BC A’s
  • The tournament opens Saturday morning at 9 in a round-robin format with the last game scheduled for 3 p.m. On Sunday, a single elimination playoff begins at 9 a.m. with the championship set for 1:30 p.m.

    SCIFL Schedule

    SCIFL Playoff Bracket

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