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2020 16u coaching staff

Steve Heide

Steve Heide

Head Coach

Phone: 847-542-1482

Brooke English

Brooke English

Assistant Coach- Infield

Isabel Odom

Isabel Odom

Assistant Coach- Pitchers/Catchers

Ally Versluys

Ally Versluys

Assitant Coach- Outfield


DeKalb Sports & Recreation Center

Field size 210' x 220'

The 16U team has the following games set up for the DeKalb Sports & Recreation Center over the coming months.  On Saturday, December 7 we welcome the Oregon Avalanche 16U team. On Saturday, January 4 we will entertain the Wasco Diamonds 14A squad and on February 15 the Oswego Outlaws 16U will visit.  Looking forward to some great matchups.

Recent Kishwaukee Valley Storm 16U SH News

Upcoming INDOOR GAME dates!

By Steve Heide 11/15/2019, 3:30pm CST

The Winter Games

The Kishwaukee Valley Storm will be hosting indoor games at the DeKalb Sports & Recreation Center during the months of December, January & February.  The dates are listed below.  If you are interested in a date that is open, please contact the appropriate Coach.
15U DM
16U SH
18U JV or

December 7,  16USH vs. Oregon Avalanche 16U
December 21, 15UDM vs. Batavia Bulldogs
January 4, 16USH vs. Wasco Diamonds 14U SN
January 18, 15U DM vs. TBA
January 25, 18UJV vs. Sycamore Sycos
February 1, 15UDM vs. TBA
February 15, 16USH vs. Oswego Outlaws 16U
February 22, 15UDM vs. TBA
February 29, 18UJV vs. TBA

Sandusky signs with Waubonsee Chiefs

By Steve Heide 11/11/2019, 10:30am CST

Sandusky signs!

Congratulations to Genoa-Kingston Senior Sarah Sandusky who signed her letter of intent to continue her education and softball career with the Waubonsee College Chiefs.  Sarah plays on the 18U team and will enter Waubonsee in the fall of 2020.  We are all very proud of your achievements!


By Steve Heide 08/19/2019, 12:00pm CDT

The 2020 16U SH team has the possibility of an available roster spot for the correct outfield/utility player.   Full year-round training and a fall, winter and summer tournament schedule.  For more information contact Steve Heide directly at or by phone at 847-542-1482.  

Your high school season starts in



2020 Schedule

2020 Fall Practice/Game Schedule

Ongoing through March 1, 2020
Wednesday's 7:00-8:00 pm
Pitchers/Catchers @ The Kage

Thursday's 7:00-8:00 pm
OPEN Hitting @ The Kage
Sunday's 1:00-3:00 pm Hitting Groups
At The Kage
Other times available as needed
     Text or email me!
Sunday, October 6, 9:00 am -5:00 pm
      Fall 16U/18U Round Robin
      Sycamore Sports Complex Fields 9-12
      Oswego Outlaws 5 Storm 3
      Freeport Stix 6 Storm 1
      Fury 15U Race 12 Storm 4

Sunday, October 13, ROUND ROBIN
     The Dome at Rosemont.
      11:30 am vs. P3 1 Storm 7
       1:00 pm vs. Stingrays 6 Storm 6

Sunday, October 20,
      12:00 pm GAME TIME

      Home Doubleheader 4, 15 vs BlastersX 3, 4
      Sycamore Sports Complex Field #11

Saturday, December 7
      8:00 pm GAME NIGHT
Storm 14 Avalanche 0
      DeKalb Sports & Rec Center
Saturday, December 21
      5:30-8:00 pm
      Practice/Scrimmage w/18U
      DeKalb Sports & Rec Center

Saturday, January 4
      8:00 pm GAME NIGHT
Vs. Wasco Diamonds 14A Newport
      DeKalb Sports & Rec Center
Saturday, January 18
6:30-8:30 pm
      Practice/Scrimmage w/18U
      DeKalb Sports & Rec Center

Saturday, January 25
6:30-8:30 pm
      Practice/Scrimmage w/15U
      DeKalb Sports & Rec Center

Saturday, February 1
6:30-8:30 pm
      Practice/Scrimmage w/18U
      DeKalb Sports & Rec Center

Saturday, February 15
      8:30 pm GAME NIGHT
Vs. Oswego Outlaws 16U
      DeKalb Sports & Rec Center
Saturday, February 22
6:30-8:30 pm
      Practice/Scrimmage w/18U
      DeKalb Sports & Rec Center

Saturday, February 29
6:30-8:30 pm
      Practice/Scrimmage w/15U
      DeKalb Sports & Rec Center

June 5-8, 2020
      TBA- Group tournament
June 12-14, 2020
      TBA (possible travel weekend)
June 19-21, 2020
      TBA (possible travel weekend)
June 26-28, 2020
      20th Annual Storm Dayz Tournament
      Sycamore, Illinois

June 29-July 5
      Week off
July 9-12, 2020
      NAFA Midwest Nationals
      Rockford, IL & Beloit, WI

July 17-19, 2020
July 23-26, 2020
      NAFA Northern Nationals
      Shoreview, Minnesota