The Mizuno Samurai series is the new norm in youth, junior, and senior catchers equipment. The gear in this set are top of the line. It is able to protect all kids while they are behind the plate. They also have introduced a new catchers glove into the mix. It is all black, uses premium leather, and fits the rest of the catchers gear perfectly. The catchers gear itself comes at a pretty affordable price. For that price you are getting a full set of catchers gear and the probably the best set out there for young players. Each piece of equipment is very adjustable, so when your child grows you can expand the gear to fit them. It will last many seasons to come. They Mizuno Samurai catchers equipment has a hockey style mask which protects the whole head. Plus, each piece of the catchers gear set is available for individual purchase. You can also purchase Mizuno Samurai fastpitch catchers gear. This gear is sized for women.