MOLINE, IL - Black Gold played in the North American Fastpitch Association (NAFA) A-Major National Tournament August 6-9 in Moline, IL and finished 5th out of 30 teams, winning 4 and losing 2. Black Gold also finished 2nd in 2001 and 4th in 2011 in the largest fastpitch softball tournament in the U.S.
For the first time in NAFA history, a father son combination were selected to the All-World team. Centerfielder Tyler Johnson hit .600 for the weekend with a double, triple, home run, and 5 RBI’s. His father, 1st baseman/outfielder Brad Johnson, also made the all-world team hitting .579 and leading the team in doubles.