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USA Softball GOLD Nationals Team Preview: PA Chaos 16U Gold

July 15, 2021, 9:51 a.m. (ET)

As we near the start of the 2021 USA Softball GOLD National Championships, we're highlighting some of the teams who will take to the fields in Salem, Va. 

Meet PA Chaos 16U Gold, a team competing in the 16-Under division. Based out of Pennsylvania, Head Steve Fricker breaks down what you can expect to see from his 2021 roster.




Team: PA Chaos 16U Gold

Home State: Pennslyvannia

Head Coach: Steve Fricker

Team Twitter: @16UChaos

Team Facebook: Chaos 16U Gold

Team Website:



Previous GOLD Nationals Experience: First-time Participant.


What year was the team/organization founded: "The organization was founded in 1997."


How long the team has been together: Three years.


Noteworthy events and recent tournaments: TCS East Coast Nationals- Fifth Place, Atlanta Veterans Tribute, Scenic City Summer Showcase, and Team NJ Showcase.


Returning players from 2020: Eight.


What are some of the strengths your team will bring this season"PA Chaos 16U Gold is strong at the plate with consistent hitting and power. We also have excellent pitching with an arsenal of speed and spin options in the circle. Backing up the pitching is a skilled group of both infielders and outfielders with strong gloves and speed. This team has outstanding chemistry and intuition, after having played together for several years."