9 Stars Sports

9 STARS SPORTS Financial Scholarship

Supporting the community one athlete at a time

FINANCIAL SCHOLARSHIP (Please Read Before Completing the Application)

This scholarship is open to 12u-18u girls fast pitch softball athletes that play travel ball or rec ball who live in the state of Arizona needing financial assistance. Financial assistance for the following items:

Uniform expenses, bat, glove, batting gloves, helmet, helmet face mask, defensive face mask, cleats, sliding pads, catching equipment, personal training equipment, monthly dues, camp/clinic fee*, private training fee*, and traveling expenses to a big tournament or recruitment opportunity.

*9 STARS SPORTS hosts camps and clinics throughout the year, please contact Bobby for sponsorship.

*Bobby Pena offers private individual and team training, please contact Bobby for sponsorship.

The scholarship reward is $300.

This scholarship is only open to girls fast pitch softball players NEEDING financial assistance. Please do not complete the application unless you have a strong need for assistance.

Please read the scholarship application directions before hitting the submit button.

  • Bobby Pena Director of Fast Pitch Operations

    Hello, my name is Bobby Pena. I am the owner of 9 STARS SPORTS, as well as, the acting USA Softball of Arizona Commissioner. My goal is to host quality events that provide young athletes competitive skill building opportunities during our camps and tournaments. Likewise, I provide recruitment opportunities through camps and showcases for the upper division athletes. I take pride in the work I do and staff I hire. If you have any softball related questions about our events, or regarding our company; please contact me directly. I appreciate your support and I will see you on the field. 

  • Kara Pena Secretary and Social Media Director

    Hello, my name is Kara Pena. I have worked with 9 STARS SPORTS since 2015 as the Secretary and Social Media Director. You can contact me for assistance with your online Blue Star account or if you have any questions regarding our list of fast pitch softball events in Arizona and New Mexico. I have been involved in the softball world since the young age of 9 years old. As the Millenials say, "Softball is Life'' and I love softball! I hope to make your experince exceptional, whether at a tournament or signing up for your next tournament. I am here to help.

  • Regina Pena Treasurer

    Hello, my name is Regina Pena. I am the 9 STARS SPORTS accountant. I handle all of the 9 STARS SPORTS finances. If I'm not working on the books then you can find me in the kitchen making refreshments for the College Coaches that attend our camps and showcases. Now, you won't see me at any of the tournaments, however I do also handle the "behind the scenes" tasks that keep our event organized. I am proud of our 9 Stars Sports brand and I will continue to provide our customers with the best work possible.

  • Marcos Olibarria Tournament Director

    Hello, my name is Marcos Olibarria. I have worked for Bobby Pena as a Tournament Director since 2009. I am the husband of Kara Pena who got me involved with this company. Also, I am a high school teacher and wrestling coach. I truly enjoy being part of the 9 STARS SPORTS Company. Make sure to say hi when you see me at any one of our tournaments.