Softball Factory
Register Now

Advanced Training & Competition – Grad Years 2023-2025

At the International Cup

Thursday, July 12 – Sunday, July 15, 2018

Vanguard University | Costa Mesa, CA

World Cup


  • Lodging Headquarters (Players/Parents)
    AC Hotel Irvine
    3309 Michelson Drive
    Irvine, CA 92612

Important Event Info:

  • • Players/Families traveling to John Wayne Airport will be greeted by Softball Factory staff at baggage claim
  • •Players will be roomed with their parents/guardians. Each family will be staying in a room with two double beds
  • • Players are fully supervised 24 hours a day
  • • All players will be provided with three meals a day and ground transportation. *Middle School athletes will eat breakfast at hotel. All other meals will be at Vanguard
  • •Airfare NOT included in the registration fees
  • • Players will receive two Softball Factory shirts, two pairs of socks and one headband
  • • Players may bring spending money
  • • Players will attend one (1) USA Softball Game during the World Cup of Softball at Bill Barber Park in Irvine, CA.
  • • Players will electronically receive Softball Factory’s Recruiting, Education and Development (R.E.D.) Manual
  • • Players and parents will attend the Softball Factory Life Skills & Goal Setting Seminar.
  • • Parents and guests are responsible for providing their own reservation, meals and transportation (to and from the facility)

About Lea Ann Jarvis:

Lea Ann is the current Senior Director of Softball Factory. Lea Ann won two World Titles on the USA National Team in 1986 and 1990. She coached at the Division I level for 17 years and was a two-time NCAA All-American while playing for Louisiana Tech.

Team Tournament

    The Softball Factory Advanced Training & Competition at the International Cup combines training, competitive game play and a chance to watch the USA Softball Women’s National Team at the International Cup of Softball! Players will be immersed in softball from morning till night. This unique event surrounding the International Cup of Softball is one you won’t want to miss!

Advanced Training & Competition at the International Cup Benefits:

Attend a USA Softball game during the International Cup of Softball

  • • You have the opportunity to attend a game during the International Cup of Softball at Bill Barber Park in Irvine, CA. See the best players in the world face-off at a USA Softball game. Players will also have the opportunity to meet a member of Team USA!

Four days of intense training and competition with our professional staff

  • • Our professional coaching staff includes Senior Director of Softball Factory, Lea Ann Jarvis. Lea Ann is regarded as one of the best catchers to ever grace the softball diamond; she won two World Championships on the USA National Team in 1986 and 1990.
  • • Instruction will be designed to better your individual skills as well as team fundamentals.
  • • You will participate in competitive game play against your peers to put your training to the test.
  • • Train at a top level facility at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, CA
  • • Our coaches will make adjustments based on observations they make during game play.

Receive a Softball Factory Player Page that can be emailed for promotion to college coaches

  • • This page will include your contact information and a written evaluation of your performance at the Advanced Training & Competition at the International Cup.
  • • You will be able to email the link to this web page directly to college coaches.

National ID