The Maryland Black Ice
Cockeysville, Maryland
Black Ice 2014 College Softball Verbal Commitments
Sara Driggers: West Chester University
Sammi Cadigan: Salisbury University
Julia D'Arrigo: Lancaster Bible College
Emily Lewis: Bowie State University
Allison Short: Frostburg State University
2013 Commitments
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Sarah Calta: University of Maryland
Nicole Dell: Stevenson University
Crystal Heffington: CCBC Catonsville
Amanda Hensler: Daytona State
Anna Jensen: Swarthmore College
Megan McDonough: Rider University
Ellie Vogel: Coppin State University
Site Updated by Coach Romey August 8, 2014
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Congratulations Girls on a Successful College Clinic!

College Clinic Sponsored By Black Ice
Want to sharpen your skills for the next showcase or tournament? The Maryland Black Ice will be
offering a full-day college clinic for players ages 13-to-16 with players from the University of Maryland,
University of North Carolina, Coppin State University, Stevenson College and Salisbury University on
Friday, June 27  from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Warren Place Fields, 10535 York Road, Cockeysville, MD
21030. The free clinic will feature 8-10 instructors, all of whom currently play at the college level.
Enrollment will be limited to no more than 24 girls.

The day will start with drills and instruction followed by a break for lunch and an afternoon game
coached by the college players. After the clinic, all players and their families and friends are invited to
attend a cookout and social hour sponsored by the Black Ice. It will be a great chance to ask the
college players about their schools, recruitment and their softball experiences. Players should bring
their own lunch but beverages will be provided. The cookout will last from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m.

Applicants should send an email to: Keith Calta at Please include your name,
age, grade in school, travel team history and details of your softball accomplishments. Please act
quickly as the clinic will be absolutely limited to two dozen participants. Need more information? Feel
free to write Coach Calta or call him at 443-322-4134.
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The Maryland Black Ice 4th Annual Select College Showcase is Over
Congratulations on a Successful Clinic!
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Black Ice Tryouts!
Maryland Black Ice 14U wins Open tournament in

The Maryland Black Ice 14UA team went 5-0 this weekend winning the USSSA Fall
Frolic Tournament in Fayetteville, PA.  The team outscored its opponents 35-7.  Our
pitching and defense were superb with all our pitchers throwing complete game
victories.  Our girls were strong with the bat plating an average of 7 runs per game.  
Congratulations ladies!!!
2014 MBI Board of Directors
Keith Calta
Founder & Chairman

Bob Stephenson

Blair Freeman
Director of Program Operations

16U closes September with a strong showing at The Rock!
Maryland Black Ice 14U wins USSSA
Save Second Base for Breast Cancer

14U won the USSSA Save Second Base for Breast Cancer Tournament. The
tournament was rained out on Saturday.  The team went 4-1 in 5 back to back
games to capture the championship on Sunday.  The girls dressed in pink to
support the cause.  Great job ladies!!
Maryland Black Ice 16U to 2015 USSSA Nationals

16U earned their berth to the 2015 USSSA Nationals with a strong team
performance in Chambersburg; scoring 46 runs while only allowing 10 over 7
games. The young and talented group continues to grow as the fall comes to a
16U wrapped up winter workouts with a runner-up finish in the February Freeze 18U tournament at In The Net in Hershey,
PA. The bats provided extra warmth as the team outscored it's opponents 33-14, scoring came in every way including 4
home runs. As usual, the Defense led the way with stellar glove work all over the field and solid pitching in every game.