The MN Waves 14U Buckman and 16U Haefner teams take home 1st Place from the Fall Showdown in Peoria, IL. Both teams earned a bid to the World Fastpitch Championships (WFC). The 2021 14U-16U-18U WFC-Summer Nationals will be held in Kansas City Metro Area July 18th-24th.

This marks the sixth year for the WFC and is the pinnacle event for the USA Elite Select program. This year’s event will pit top teams from all over the country who have earned a berth through WFC Qualifiers or through Direct Selection. For 2021 this event will be partnered with a USAES Summer National to provide more competitive options and a wider range of play. The format for the WFC will be one Exhibition Game, two Pool Games and Double Elimination Bracket format.