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Orono Softball Association – providing girls in the Orono, Minnesota area the opportunity to participate in recreational and competitive softball.


OSA is excited to announce a continued collaboration with Hit Dawg Academy for its 2021-2022 off-season programming.  Listed below is a flyer outlining the first of 2 winter sessions that will be offered during the 2021/2022 off-season.  Each session offers low coach/player ratio with a team of experienced coaches lead by Lisa Koehler.

With the HIT DAWG Academy option, Orono softball players have the opportunity to sharpen their fundamentals and master the mechanics needed to be successful in softball.  There are opportunities for girls from 7U to 16U, with various options for all levels of players.  Whether a player wants to specifically work on pitching, catching, hitting, or defense, there are many different options to choose from.  Academy members will also receive free lessons (one Free Lesson for the months of October, November, and December (Pitching or Hitting) as well as access to open gym/use the workout facilities during regular business hours for $5/session.

To Register for the Pitching and/or Hitting Sessions, please Click here

To Register for the Academy and learn more about the offering and coach Lisa Koehler, please  click here

This programming is exclusive to OSA players.  The Academy pricing is discounted for our membership – please email and include “Orono Academy Pricing” in the subject line to secure the discounted academy prices.


  • Week of 11/1 Hit Dawg Winter Session I off-season clinics start
  • Week of 1/17 Hit Dawg Winter Session II off-season clinics start
  • Late January 2022 Spring Registration open


  • OSA PreK-5 Travel-Lite (REC) Program Director

Learn more about the OSA Board

Spartan Family!

Thank you to our Spring 2021 SPONSORS!


League Age Group Definitions

Spring/Summer 2022

      8U – Birth year 2013, 2014, or 2015
    10U – Birth year 2011 or 2012
    12U – Birth year 2009 or 2010

     14U – Birth year 2007 or 2008

TRAVEL-LITE (Recreational-like level)
    D1 Coach Pitch/Tball - PreK-1st graders (age 5 by Sept 1)
    D2 Machine Pitch - 2nd & 3rd graders 
    D3 Player Pitch - 4th and 5th graders


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