NI Thunder Softball Players, Parents, Fans and potential Thunder families;
The past few years we have experimented with moving our teams to “elite” status by increasing practices, games, tournaments, travel and costs. This experiment has FAILED. I take full responsibility for that failure.
For 20 years our NI Thunder founding fathers, myself included, and dozens of former/current board members have worked extremely hard to make NI Thunder a great softball program. I owe it to them and future families to get back to our “grass roots” that made NI Thunder Softball great.
This season we currently have one terrific and highly competitive 16U team. The players and coaches continue to work hard to carry on the proud NI Thunder name.
Effective for 2018 – 2019 Northern IL Thunder will rebuild its proud tradition of being a strong “A” caliber program. We are going to accomplish this task by doing the following: