The US Armed Forces Softball Championships were held at the Marine Corps Base at Camp Lejeune on September 20-24, hosting teams from the Marine Corps, Navy, Army, and the Air Force, and featuring both women's and men's classes. The All-Armed Forces Teams are picked from this tournament and those teams then traveled to the ASA Nationals to compete. The tournament fielded around 160 participants from the eight teams, with the teams each playing one another three times to determine the champions. In the men's class, Army bombed the field for the fourth consecutive year for the title, gathering seven wins and two losses, both to second-place Navy, which finished with six wins and three losses. The Marines had three wins and six losses while Air Force took two wins versus seven defeats. In the women's division, Army left a no-doubt-about- it mark on the field, running through the bracket with a clean 9-0 record. Navy and Air Force tied for runners-up with four wins and five losses each; the Marines garnered one win with eight losses. The All-tournament teams and the All-Armed Forces Team selections were as follows: Women's All-Tournament: USA 2LT April Ortenzo; USA SPC Erika Cintron; USA SPC Marjorie Mills; USA SPC Miranda Sanderson; USA SPC Miranda Campbell; USMC Sgt Kinsey Spurr; USN AN Victoria Pzysk; USAF SSgt Amber Devlin; USN CPO Jen McGary; USN AN Janzee Gonzales; USAF SSgt Lyndsay Moen Men's All-Tournament: USN PO1 Dustin Kentzell; USA SPC Marshall Woods; USA SFC Thomas Fuss; USMC LCpl Joshua Fite; USAF SSgt Luke Kroeplin; USN PO2 Tyler Fisher; USA SPC Jedon Matthews; USN PO2 Anthony Bartolini; USN PO1 Robert Lee; USMC GySgt Brian Gardner; USA SSG Kenneth Turlington. Women's Armed Forces: USA 2Lt April Ortenzo; USA SPC Erika Citron; USA SPC Miranda Sanderson; USA SPC Marjorie Mills; USA SPC Teresa Herring; USN PO1 Krystal Cavette; USN AN Victoria Pzysk; USN AN Janzee Gonzales; USAF SSgt Schameka White; USAF SSgt Latonya Matthis; USMC Sgt Destini Brown; USMC Cpl Timberly Rigel; USAF SrA Terri Hodges; USN PO3 Shasta Rodriguez; USMC Sgt Danielle Bailey. Men's Armed Forces: USN PO1 Dustin Kentzell; USA SPC Marshall Woods; USA SFC Thomas Fuss; USMC LCpl Joshua Fite; USAF SSgt Luke Kroeplin; USA SPC Jedon Matthews; USN PO2 Anthony Bartolini; USN PO1 Robert Lee; USA SSG Cody Deese; USAF SrA Jonathan Marshall; USA SGT Eric Querry; USMC Capt Joseph Reney; USAF MSgt Jason Chastain; USN CPO Juan Nev- erez; USA SFC David Moore.
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