Raiders Softball of Massachusetts, with uniquely experienced coaches who have all played or coached the game of softball at a highly competitive level, has the sole purpose of creating an athletic venue for young women and girls 18 years of age and under, who are committed to striving for the highest level of competition in softball to enhance their character, mental and physical health, sportsmanship and educational opportunities. The 2017-2018 Raiders Organization has five 18U (Committed, Premier Gold, Regional Gold and 2 Gold), 16U, two 14U, and 12U fastpitch softball teams. Here, you'll be able to get news, information, schedules, rosters, game results, directions and much much more. Check back frequently for the latest information about our program.
$10,000 Raffle Saturday, September 30, 2017
Doors open at 7:00 p.m. - Raffle begins at 8:00 p.m.
Knights of Columbus
570 North Avenue, Wakefield, MA
Grand Prize $10,000*
Tickets: $100 – Maximum 300 Tickets Sold
please contact a current Raiders player or email RaidersTournaments@gmail.com if interested in purchasing a ticket
Light Refreshments & Cash Bar
*Winner must be 18 years of age to claim prize and is responsible for all additional costs including
applicable tax. A maximum of 300 tickets will be sold. A minimum of 200 tickets must be sold, or the
available raffle proceeds will be divided in a 50/50 raffle. Raffle Rules and Regulations are
available upon request. Winner need not be present to win Grand Prize.
Our very own, Coach Lisa McGloin, was honored by the Pawtucket Red Sox on Saturday, August 26. The PawSox recognized Coach Lisa's years of dedication to youth sports, especially softball. Coach Lisa was on the field for batting practice and threw out the ceremonial first pitch. Congratulations Coach Lisa!
Effective immediately, Raiders Softball is partnering with SportRecruits to assist our athletes with their recruiting process. This online tool will assist the Raiders coaches as well as the student athlete and their family with contacting colleges, creating an online profile, as well as tracking emails and responses. Please refer to your email announcement for additional information regarding registering.
CONCORD, MA – October, 2016 – Raiders Softball and SoftballRecruits have reached an agreement on a club integration, it was announced today. As part of the agreement, Raiders Softball staff and players will receive access to the innovative suite of tools provided by the recruiting platform. “By incorporating the SportsRecruits platform,” said Lisa McGloin, President and Head Coach. “We can bring players a new level of ease and success in their recruiting efforts.” “We are extremely excited to integrate with SportsRecruits. The recruiting process will be easier, more consistent, and more informative.” “Our organizational goals have always been to help our athletes compete at the highest level possible. Utilization of SportsRecruits will elevate the level of assistance our organization can provide for our players, so that they can realize all of their hard work and their goals of becoming collegiate softball players.”
"A streamlined process is the key to successful college recruiting, and this is exactly what the SportsRecruits platform provides."
- Lisa McGloin, President and Head Coach
SoftballRecruits is a technology solution that automatically organizes the recruiting process for club staff and players. With SoftballRecruits, players share their athletic stats, academic transcripts, event schedule and video. The Built-In Messaging System connects the club to every college coach in the country.
A Unified Recruiting Solution
In the saturated recruiting space, it is important for players to set themselves apart. Raiders Softball recognized in SoftballRecruits an opportunity to give their athletes an edge. “Our organization aspires to provide high quality tools that give our players an unprecedented advantage in the recruiting process," said Lisa McGloin about the integration. "With this user-friendly platform, our players will easily gain access to and communicate with collegiate softball coaches and programs. With SoftballRecruits, players can message any college coach in the country. They populate their profiles with a picture, highlight reels, and video. This potential for customization empowers student-athletes to control the first interaction that a coach has with them. But the players are not the only ones to benefit. SoftballRecruits eliminates much of the wasted time and resources that make the recruiting process chaotic and inefficient for clubs. “We were attracted to the easy access to email data and follow-up opportunities,” said McGloin. “We will benefit from the continuous flow of communication, coupled with a high level of data organization.” “A streamlined process is the key to successful college recruiting,” said McGloin. “And this is exactly what the SR platform provides."
About Raiders Softball Raiders Softball of Massachusetts, with uniquely experienced coaches who have all played or coached the game of softball at a highly competitive level, has the sole purpose of creating an athletic venue for young women and girls 18 years of age and under, who are committed to striving for the highest level of competition in softball to enhance their character, mental and physical health, sportsmanship and educational opportunities. The 2016-2017 Raiders Organization has four 18U (Committed, Premier Gold, Regional Gold and Gold), 16U, two 14U, and 12U fastpitch softball teams. About SoftballRecruits As part of the SportsRecruits Recruiting Management Platform, SoftballRecruits is the sport-specific solution built specifically for softball clubs. SportsRecruits automatically organizes the recruiting process for club staff and players. With SportsRecruits, club staff has complete transparency into every interaction of their players, allowing them to facilitate, guide, and empower the recruiting processes of their student-athletes. Players build their player profiles with their athletic stats, academic transcripts, event schedule and video. The Built-In Messaging System connects players with every college coach in the country.