14U Loudoun Liberty Blue is a team of 2023 and 2024 graduates competing as a first-year 14U A level team. As part of the Loudoun Liberty organization the team is associated with Western Loudoun Girls Softball League (WLGSL) and the majority of players come from Western Loudoun County. The team returns 10 players from the 2017-2018 12U Loudoun Liberty Blue team that posted a record of 80-11-1 in 12U Open and 14U B play.
14U Blue competes in tournaments sanctioned by USSSA, PONY, USA Softball, NSA and Top Gun Sports locally, regionally and nationally. The team is led by Head Coach Todd Schaaf with a focus on discipline, teamwork and core softball skills.
14U Blue Takes Military Appreciation Championship in Dramatic Come from Behind Victory
Liberty finished the Fall 2018 with a dramatic finish, coming from behind in the last inning of the championship game to win the 14U Open Military Appreciation Tournament in Nokesville, VA. After taking the lead 5-0 against the Krunch, Liberty let it slip away and found themselves down 8-6 as they came to bat in the top of the 7th inning. The offense exploded for a 5 run inning to take the lead 11-8. That would be the final score as Liberty shutdown Krunch in the bottom of the 7th.
Overall, in five games Liberty went 4-0-1 outscoring opponents 55-15. They hit .442 as a team including a home-run by Izzy in the semi-final game. Liberty’s record for the fall is 26-6-1. As they go into winter-break the team is ranked #1 nationally in Power Rankings and #2 nationally in Points by USSSA.