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The 1st Annual Danbury Dome College Showcase is directed by Kate Bowen, Head Softball Coach at Springfield College. Come learn from some of the best Division II & III coaches in the Northeast Region! Participants will work directly with the college coaches and receive specific instructions from them during the skills session and in game play. The Danbury Dome provides each participant with the opportunity to be able to showcase their skills in game play while being coached by the college coaches!



Kate Bowen, Head Coach Springfield College



Brooke Kalman,

Head Coach Massachusetts

Institute of Technology

Susan Cassidy-Lyke,

Head Coach Molloy College


Michelle Connors,

Head Coach Union College




Molly Rathbun,

Head Coach Trinity College



Jen Starek,

Head Coach University of New Haven



Molly O’Donnell,

Head Coach SUNY Cortland


College Coaches Attending
Elms College
Curry College



Grades: 8th-12th

Date: January 18th

Location: Danbury Dome, 25 Shelter Rock Lane, Danbury, CT 06810

Session 1: $150 

 9:00-11:00am (Pitching or Catching) 

 1:00-4:00pm (Game Play)

Session 2: $150

11:00-1:00pm (Infield/Outfield & Hitting)

1:00-4:00pm (Game Play)

**After December 15th the registration fee will be $160

Both Sessions$175 (Pitching or Catching & Infield or Outfield/Hitting & Game Play)

**Game Play position for pitchers and catchers will be based on a first come registration. The first 15 pitchers and 15 catchers will be guaranteed those positions for the showcase scrimmages. The showcase’s maximum number of participants is 70 players.   

Showcase Details 

  • Each participant will receive a showcase t-shirt with a designated number at check-in. Please indicate T-shirt size on registration page.
  • Information on each participant will be included in the college booklet provided to each of the college coaches in attendance.
  • No metal cleats are allowed on the turf.
  • Bring your own equipment/water/lunch (Concessions will be open at the showcase).
  • There will be no refunds. Cancellation by the participant will result in credit towards the next Danbury Dome College Showcase event.
  • Please continue to check the website for updates to see what college coaches have committed to attend. However, the Danbury Dome cannot guarantee the attendance of any of the college coaches.

Session 1 Details (Pitchers/Catchers)

  • Pitchers should bring their own catcher for warm-ups. Catchers will be paired with a pitcher for the showcase unless they bring a designated catcher. If a pitcher would like to be paired up with a specific catcher attending the showcase please indicate pitcher/catcher preference in the notes section in the registration. 
  • Pitchers will receive pitching speeds via Radar and RevFire recordings. Catcher pop times will be recorded. All radars and times will be posted on the Danbury Dome website and e-mailed to participating college coaches. 
  • Each participant will participate in two scrimmages coached by the college coaches!

7:30am: Registration opens

8:00-8:45am: Pitchers warm-up on turf 

8:45-9:00am: Showcase Welcome

9:00-10:00am: Pitchers Throw 

10:00-11:00am: Pitcher Defense/Catcher Drills 

1:00-2:15pm: Game 1 – Live Scrimmage 

2:15-3:45pm: Game 2 – Live Scrimmage

3:45-4:00pm: Recruitment Process Discussion


Session 2 Details (Infield or Outfield/Hitting) 

  • Participants must pick an infield or outfield position
  • College coaches will provide individual hitting feedback 
  • Each participant will participate in two scrimmages coached by the college coaches!


9:00am: Registration opens 

10:45-11:00am: Showcase Welcome 

11:00-Noon: Infield/Outfield Drills

Noon-1:00pm: Hitting Instruction 

1:00-2:15pm: Game 1 – Live Scrimmage 

2:15-3:45pm: Game 2 – Live Scrimmage

3:45-4:00pm: Recruitment Process Discussion



NSR Recruiting Service Talk by Cary Nadel