California Thunder

Fastpitch Softball


California Thunder is a "PREMIER" Travel Softball Organization, in 2018 our 18u team finished 9th at PGF, in 2017 our 18u team finished 5th at PGF Nationals, in 2015 we had 2 teams qualify for the PGF Premier National Championships in the 14u & 18u Divisions. We have had teams participate in PGF age groups of 12u, 14u & 18u in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, & AGAIN invited back in 2019 & 2020 with top 10 finishes in 14u in 2012, 2013, 2015, 2017, & 2018.

Currently California Thunder has teams in 18u, 16u, 14u, and 12u. See our "Thunder Teams" page for contact info.

We offer a complete package of recruiting, speed & agility training, hitting & defense through our organization in an effort to get players developed & prepared for Division I collegiate softball. We have assisted 100+ athletes in attending college on scholarships. Our college graduation and success rate is extremely high because we stress that choosing a university is a decision that impacts the long term, not the short term!

The Thunder Organization's training is coordinated through our own facility.


The California Softball Academy

 is located at:

       515 W. Allen Ave Unit 9 & 10 

       San Dimas, CA 91773

Valerie has more than 40 years experience in travel softball with 65+ combined years of coaching between Mark & Valerie LeVier.

California Thunder is an active registered 501(c)3 Non-profit Corporation.

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   Valerie Van Kirk-LeVier


   Mark LeVier