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St. Charles Silver Hawks Fast Pitch Softball

PPD - Session I Registration is now OPEN!

PPD - Session I Registration is now OPEN!

What is the PPD?

The Prep Player Development (PPD) program is a softball training clinic targeted to players 10 yrs and younger. PPD instructors are STC Silver Hawks coaches and current players. Sessions will focus on introducing core fundamentals of throwing, infield, outfield techniques and hitting. Coaches will also introduce basic softball strategy. Previous playing experience is not required. Each session will consist of small groups to maximize coach to player instruction, drill repetition and player feedback.

When & Where?

The first session begins Nov 15th and continues to Dec 13th. Time for the first session is 2:30 pm-3:30 pm.  All throwing and fielding sessions will be held at the Sportsplex in St Charles. The Sportsplex is located at 1400 Foundry St, St Charles. All hitting sessions will be held at the Dugout in St Charles. located at 1900 E Tyler Rd, St Charles. Our second session will begin in Jan 17th.


Each session consists of 4 indoor fielding clinics and 1 hitting clinic. The cost for each session is $50. T-shirts are included (1 per player & one time only).

Stay Connected Registration

8U, 9U & 10U Winter Training Opportunity!

The STC Silver Hawks will  be providing young player development this 2020 winter and 2021 Spring!

More information to follow.  If you would like to stay connected on the schedule and announcements, please register below!

Session II will be available in Jan & Feb of 2021! 


STC Silver Hawks - 2020-21 Private Tryout Registration still OPEN!


Phone: 630-330-1081

2020-21 Tryouts

For questions please contact:

Jay Petrick

STC Silver Hawks

Phone: 630-330-0134

Jim Abbott

New Lenox Lightning

Phone: 708-805-5195

STC Silver Hawks Announce Partnership with New Lenox Lightning

The St. Charles Silver Hawks are excited to announce our partnership with New Lenox Lightning. The St. Charles Silver Hawks will continue to offer our competitive 10U to 18U girls fastpitch softball teams and are committed to player development, building confidence and character. Partnering with New Lenox Lightning, a club that is respected regionally and nationally, allows us to provide all our 14U to 18U student athletes with an ELITE college exposure path.

Whether our St. Charles teams wear a Silver Hawks jersey or a New Lenox Lightning jersey, everyone will benefit from the sharing of resources, coaching collaboration, and our common goal of growing the game of softball.

Please be on the lookout for upcoming skills camps and player assessment announcements!

About New Lenox Lightning:


New Lenox Lightning is a fastpitch softball organization that travels throughout the country playing the best competition at the Class A and Gold levels! The lightning teams play PGF, USA Softball, Triple Crown and an array of the best College Exposure tournaments across the country. We expect to qualify and participate every year at the PGF Nationals or USA Softball Nationals. College recruiting is the major focus for every coach 14U through 18U.

2020-21 Teams
10U - STC Silver Hawks-Black SEE NOTE BELOW
11U - STC Silver Hawks - Shipbaugh Brian Shipbaugh 630-857-8460
12U - STC Silver Hawks-Campobasso Vito Campobasso 630-816-7204
13U - STC Silver Hawks - Thomas Rick Thomas 847-878-2816
13U - STC Silver Hawks-Montavon Jason Montavon 815-761-5048
14U - New Lenox Lightning - Petrick Jay Petrick 630-330-0134
14U - STC Silver Hawks-Davis Jordan Davis 224-634-1246
16U - STC Silver Hawks Maddie Trost / Al Latoria 630-777-4841
18U - STC Silver Hawks-Royer Deb Royer 630-715-9345
18U - STC Silver Hawks-Bradarich Erin Bradarich 630-258-5382

STC Silver Hawks - Head Coach applications

The STC Silver Hawks are always striving to add competitive teams at every level.   We are now accepting head coaching applications for the 2021 season for the 10U level.

If you are interested in coaching in our organization, please submit a written request and experience.  

STC Silver Hawk Head Coach Request

or email with questions

Team Highlights

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2019-20 Team Highlights!

2019-2020 St. Charles Silverhawks

Silver Hawks 12U-Montavon 2nd Place Silver Hawks Classic USSSA Qualifier St. Charles 8-2

Silver Hawks 12U-Montavon 2nd Place Winfield of Dreams Tournament 7-19

Silver Hawks 18U-Trumbo NAFA Midwest Nationals 4th Place, Beloit WI 7-18

Silver Hawks 12U-Montavon Tournament Champs Carol Stream Bash July 12th

Silver Hawks 10U-Notter 2nd Place Bases Loaded Classic Montogmery July 5th

Silver Hawks 13U-Petrick 2nd Place Illinois/Iowa USSSA State Tournament

Silver Hawks 16U-Bradarich Midwest Slugfest Tournament Champions, Beloit Wisconsin June 21

Silver Hawks 12U Montavon Seminole Father's Day Classic 2nd Place, Kenosha Wisconsin June 21

Silver Hawks 13U-Petrick Tournament Champs Huntley Scarecrow Slam 14U, Huntley October 20th, 2019

Silver Hawks 10U-Notter Tournament Champs Pumpkin Classic West Chicago 10-13-19

Silver Hawks 10U-Notter Tournament Champs Thunderstorm Tournament Rolling Meadows 10-6-19

Silver Hawks 12U-Montavon Tournament Champs Elgin Fall Classic 9-22-19

Reaching For The Stars At Every Age Level!

Thank you to our 10U Team Sponsors!