Bowling Green, Ky. – July 23, 2014 – This weekend Bowling Green rolls out the red carpet for the 2014 Amateur Softball Association of America (ASA) Girls 14U Class “B” Fast Pitch Northern National Championship.

With 37 teams registered to compete, more than 10 states will be represented during tournament play at Michael O. Buchanon Park from Thursday to Sunday.

Bowling Green’s hospitality and community efforts have proven successful in hosting ASA national tournaments over the past two years.

“We do our best to welcome these teams into our community,” Amy Cardwell, Sports Sales Director at the Bowling Green Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, said. “Bowling Green embraces visiting sports teams and works well with these organizations to continue bringing impactful tournaments like this to our city.”

The tournament kicks off with an opening ceremony on Thursday evening at Buchanon Park and will offer unique opportunities for participants on Friday evening, including a pizza party and a softball skills challenge.

For a complete schedule of tournament play and special events at the ASA Northern National Championship, please contact Brenda Petty at 270-779-2689 or visit



Telia Butler                 
Public Relations Manager, Bowling Green Area CVB; 270-782-0800