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Sunday 19 May 2019
Knoxville Explosion! - Here Comes the Boom!
'06 Explosion Finish as 12u ISA A Bracket Runner-up in Cleveland, TN PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Boom! Congratulations to the '06 Explosion who finished with a 6-2 Record to capture 12u Runner-up in the ISA A Bracket of the March Madness Tournament Held in Cleveland, TN. A total of (20) 12u Teams competed in this loaded tournament. The '06 Explosion lost to the Tennessee Fury in the Championship Game. Great job Fury and '06 Explosion, we are very proud of your efforts!

 
2K5 Explosion Open 2019 Spring Season as ISA March Madness 14u Runner-up in Cleveland PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Boom! Congratulations to the 2K5 Explosion who finished as the 14u Runner-up in the ISA March Madness Tournament in Cleveland, TN. The 2K5 Explosion lost the "if" game to finish as the tournament runner-up, outstanding job ladies, we are very proud of your efforts!

 
2024 Explosion Crowned Connect Sports 12u Champions in Chattanooga PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Boom! Congratulations to the 2024 Explosion who went 5-0 on the weekend (16-17 March) and defeated a very talented Chattanooga Cruisers 06 team to win the Connect Sports Next Generation March Tournament in Chattanooga, TN. Explosion 2024 displayed strong and timely hitting (49 hits), a lot of heart, and solid pitching that produced 32 strikeouts on the weekend! Congratulations to Explosion 2024 and the Cruisers! Great job Cruisers and 2024 Explosion, we are very proud of your efforts!

 
'05 Explosion Open 2019 Spring Season as Connect Sports 14u Runner-up in Chattanooga PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Boom! Congratulations to the '05 Knoxville Explosion who finished as the 14u division runner-up in the Connect Sports Friendly Tournament held in Chattanooga, TN on 3/16/19-3/17/19! Outstanding start to the 2019 Season ladies, we are very proud of your efforts!

 
2025 Explosion Open Spring 2019 Season as 12u Runner-up in Rockwood PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Boom! Congratulations to the 2025 Explosion who finished as the 12u Runner-up in the St. Patrick's Day Tournament held on 3/16/19 in Rockwood, TN! The 2025 Explosion lost 8-7 in the championship game, outstanding job ladies, we are very proud of your efforts!

 
Looking to Give Back as a Coach, Look No Further! PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Are you passionate about the game of fastpitch softball?  Have you coached or played several years and want to give that passion to the next generation of softball players?  Do you care about the proper development of youth, not only as softball players but as individuals and leaders in their respective communities?  Then contact Joe Birchfield, Knoxville Explosion Fastpitch Organization Chief about becoming a Knoxville Explosion Coach!  We offer an organization-paid Positive Coaching Double Goal Coach certification, a written player development program, many types of specialized equipment for use and access to state of the art computer softball programs that will hone your coaching skills to a fine edge and more importantly, transfer that knowledge to the players you coach.  The best part is all of this is FREE!  We are always looking for great coaches to help support our long-established successful player developmental program!  Opportunities exist from player ages 7 to 18.  You must be able to pass a NCSI background check and be able to complete the online PCA certification.  All coaches in our organization are volunteer (non-paid) which means drastically reduced team fees for our families.  The sole focus for our organization is on the proper development of our players, on and off of the field.  Contact Joe Birchfield at (865) 363-0728 or email me at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for an interview and coaching opportunities!

 
Knoxville Explosion Welcomes Newest Platinum Sponsor! PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


The Knoxville Explosion would like to welcome our newest Organization Sponsor, the Carolina Ale House!  We are very thankful and appreciative of the community support from our sponsors, especially our platinum sponsors!  We will be announcing a date in future for an Explosion Day at our most gracious sponsor’s facility, check our their delicious menu at https://www.carolinaalehouse.com/our-restaurants/knoxville-tn/.  They are located at 9045 Kingston Pike Knoxville, Tennessee 37923.  Pay it forward folks and help patronize the newest member to the Knoxville Explosion family!

 
2022 Knoxville Explosion Needs 1 Pitcher PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Attention all 04 Pitchers! The 2022 Knoxville Explosion are holding open tryouts for 1 pitcher! This team has an amazing core of players and experienced, volunteer (non-paid) coaches. The team will play competitive 14u showcase events in the 2019 Spring/Summer Season and transition full-time to the 16u age group in August. Don't miss this amazing opportunity to join our family! We have a long, storied history of proper player development that has ultimately resulted in over 20 players continuing their education and softball careers at the various collegiate levels. Please contact Coach Ed Couvertier at (865) 548-8052, email is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or Coach Taylor Collier at (865) 469-5859, email is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to schedule a private tryout!

 
The Knoxville Explosion Welcomes Our Newest Head Coaches to the Organization! PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


The Knoxville Explosion would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest co-head coaches for the 2022 Knoxville Explosion, Ed Couvertier and Taylor Collier! We are extremely blessed and very lucky to have these 2 experienced coaches lead our 2022 team! Welcome to the family Ed and Taylor! We will be announcing tryouts for openings on this team very soon! If you would like to inquire regarding openings for this team please contact Coach Couvertier at (865) 548-8052, email is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or Coach Collier at (865) 469-5859, email is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 
Explosion Select's Jarica Ensley and Ariel Holt Sign NLI with Bryan College PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Congratulations to Ariel Holt and Jarica Ensley (Explosion Select) who have signed their National Letter of Intent to play softball and continue their academic and athletic careers at Bryan College in Dayton TN! We are so proud of you! Ariel and Jarica become the Knoxville Explosion's 19th and 20th signees and 3rd of the 2019 signing class!

 
Explosion Select Players Ariel Holt and Jarica Ensley Commit to Bryan College PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Commitment Alert! Congratulations to Explosion Select Players Ariel Holt and Jarica Ensley (Cocke County High School) who have committed to play their college softball careers at Bryan College in Dayton, TN! Not only are these 2 very talented players, they are great students, leaders and teammates. We are exceptionally proud of your efforts ladies! Ariel and Jarica become our 3rd commitment of the 2019 signing class!

 
Explosion Select Player Hailey Byington Awarded Softball Scholarship to D1 Radford University PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Congratulations to Explosion Select Pitcher Hailey Byington who has been awarded a softball scholarship to play for D1 Radford University in Radford, VA! Hailey is a very talented softball pitcher, as well as a great person. She is loved by all of her teammates and is a leader in the dugout. Even more impressively, Hailey is a competitive dancer, competitive band musician and future softball coach! We are very proud of you Hailey and know that you will be successful in all of your on and off the field endeavors!

 
Knoxville Explosion Recognizes Organization Players High School Honors for Spring 2018 Season PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


 
Explosion Select's Sydney Rogers Signs with Division II Shorter University PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Congratulations to Explosion Select player Sydney Rogers (East Hamilton High School, Chattanooga) on signing her National Letter of Intent to continue her softball career at Division II Shorter University! Sydney is an extremely versatile player that is tough as nails. She is loved by her teammates and leads by example. Congratulations Syd, we are very proud of you! Sydney becomes our program's 16th commitment and 4th of the 2018 graduating class.

 
Explosion Select's Sydney Dukes Signs with Walters State Community College PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Congratulations to Explosion Select player Sydney Dukes (Hardin Valley High School) on signing her National Letter of Intent to continue her softball career at JUCO Powerhouse Walters State Community College! Sydney is an extremely hard working player and great person, we are very proud of you Syd! Sydney is our 15th program commitment and 3rd of the 2018 graduating class.

 
Explosion Select's Lauren Acker Signs NLI with Hiwassee College PDF Print E-mail
Written by Joe Birchfield   


Congratulations to Lauren Acker (Explosion Select) who officially signed her National Letter of Intent to continue her softball career at Hiwassee College in Madisonville, TN! Lauren (Known as BOB to her teammates) becomes the 14th signee of the Explosion Softball Program and 2nd signee of the 2018 graduation year! Great job BOB, we are very proud of you!

 
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'09 Explosion (9u)

Head Coach Steve Wolfgram- (865) 740-8488 - jalynhomes@charter.net

'08 Explosion (10U)

Head Coach Brandon Alcorn - (865) 806-3460 - balcorn@cityofharriman.net 

Coach Kelly Griffith - (865) 216-0509 - krg414@aol.com 

'07 Explosion (10u)

Head Coach Scott Barnes- 865-387-3264sbarnes1100@gmail.com

2025 Explosion (11u)

Head Coach Amy Dorsett - 865-850-9100 - jadorset@aol.com

'06 Explosion (12u)

Head Coach Jason Darnell - 865-776-1351jdarnell@crackerbarrel.com

2024 Explosion (12u)

Head Coach Harold Lynn - (865) 228-8082 - tn02softball@gmail.com

2K5 Explosion (13u)

Head Coach Kevin McCord- (407) 619-7808 - klmccord@ymail.com 

'05 Explosion (13u)

Head Coach Shane Alvey - (865) 621-5200 - salvey10@aol.com

2022 Explosion (14u) 

Co-Head Coach Ed Couvertier - (865) 548-8052 - ecouver@gmail.com

Co-Head Coach Taylor Collier - (865) 469-5259 - iamtaylor3812@yahoo.com

'03 Explosion (15u)
Head Coach Scott Blankenship - (865) 388-9778 -
scottsequipment@hotmail.com

'02 Explosion (16u)

Head Coach Randy Mathis - (423) 618-3169

Coach Lindsay Graves - (727) 593-4839 - lgraves00.23@gmail.com 

'01 Explosion Navy (17u)

Head Coach Tim Baldridge - (865) 659-6016 - tbaldridge@garzalaw.com

Explosion Select (18u) 

Head Coach Joe Birchfield - (865) 363-0728 - birchfieldj@earthlink.net

Coach Jason Holt - (423) 608-5933 - jasonholt41@gmail.com

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