skip navigation

Welcome to USA Softball of Louisiana!

USA Softball of Louisiana is an affiliation of USA Softball, the National Governing Body of softball. We are one of 68 associations in the United States, offering programs for both youth and adults. 

Youth Program - Junior Olympic Program
The USA Softball youth program, also known as the Junior Olympic program, is among the nation's largest youth sports organization. 

 The USA Softball J.O. Program in Louisiana provides recreational and competitive opportunities for girls in the fast pitch arena. Whether a player views softball as a new sport to learn, as a way to have fun with friends, or as a path to the Olympics, the Louisiana youth program has something for them. Foremost, the goal of the USA youth program is to help aspiring young softball athletes learn a sport they can enjoy for a lifetime in a positive, safe, and supportive environment.

USA also offers players the opportunity to participate in elite programs such as the All-American Games, High Performance Program & more!  

Adult Programs
The USA adult program has served as the softball community since 1933.  USA Softball provides varied programs of competition for adults including fast pitch, slow pitch and modified pitch for men and women.  

12u All-American Games Tryout Information

Dates & Locations will be announced soon for the 12u All-American Games Tryouts in Louisiana. All Tryouts will be in June 2022, and are open to Athletes in Louisiana.

Athletes must have been 12 or younger on January 1, 2022 to be eligible to participate.

We use College Coaches as evaluators and must wait until their seasons conclude to conduct Tryouts.

Organizations/Teams wishing to host a Tryout, please complete the form at this link; Host Tryout Request Form. Minimum of 8 Athletes are required to host a Tryout.

For additional info please email:

USA Softball of Louisiana - Girls Fastpitch Tournaments

Register your team for tournaments in Louisiana

Contact Our Team

State Office

State Commissioner:
Bill Skinner

Cell: 985-507-0092

Asst. State Commissioner:
Sherry Jacob

Cell: 985-951-0268

State Junior Olympic Commissioner -
High Performance Programs:
Dakota Hill

Cell: 225-719-7773

State Vice President, 
Player Representative
Metro New Orleans District Commissioner:
Jesse Barksdale

Cell: 504-737-7416
Cell: 504-231-3720