2014-2015 Rhode Island Thunder Gold Tryouts

2014-2015 RI Thunder Gold College Showcase Tryouts!

The 18U Rhode Island Thunder Gold is the premier fastpitch travel organization in the Northeast.  In addition to hosting our own tournaments, we travel to compete in the best showcase tournaments across the country.  As an organization, we prepare our players to perform and exceed at the collegiate level athletically and academically.

The RI Thunder Showcase team is looking for a starting pitcher.  After a very successful 2014, the Showcase team team is looking to add 1 starting pitcher.  This competitive regional showcase team will play 5 fall and 7 summer top level showcase tournaments.  If you are interested, please contact Coach Dan OConnell at 508-423-6593 or at rithunder18u@hotmail.com

The RI Thunder Gold has created an additional Showcase team under manager Kevin Clapp.  This will be a competitive regional showcase team and will play 5 fall and 7 summer top level showcase tournaments.  Kevin has openings for position players and pitchers.  If you are interested, please contact Coach Kevin Clapp at kevinclapp@comcast.net

2014-2015 RI Thunder Gold Youth Private Tryouts!

Although our open tryouts are completed, we invite all players and parents to schedule a private tryout or attend an open practice with a team.  Thunder practices are open to players looking for the right fit or if you are just interested in seeing what the RI Thunder Gold is all about.  We have youth opportunities at 10U, 12U, & 14U.  

14U Williams: Looking for a pitcher to complete our roster.  Pitcher should be entering 7th or 8th grade

14U Hopkins: Openings for positional players and pitchers

12U Levesque: Openings for 2 players (positional player & pitcher)

12U MacGowan: Looking for 2 positional players to complete our roster

12U Russ: Openings for 2 players including a catcher to complete our roster

10U: Looking for 3 players (all positions) to complete our roster


If you have any questions regarding our 10U-16U teams or private tryouts, please contact Ed Lincoln (401) 529-8975 email: rithundergolded@verizon.net.  You can also you the "contact us" link in the menu to set up a private tryout.