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USSSA Pride Sign Angel Bunner for the 2017 Season

February 16, 2017
USSSA Pride Sign Angel Bunner for the 2017 Season

Kissimmee, FL – February 15, 2017 –The USSSA Florida Pride has signed former Chicago Bandits left-handed pitcher Angel Bunner for the 2017 season. “We are excited to welcome Angel to the Pride family,” commented USSSA Pride General Manager, Don DeDonatis. “As she proved in the 2016 NPF Championship, she has what it takes to win…

February 6, 2017
Eyeblack Named the Official Eye Black of National Pro Fastpitch

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 6, 2017) – National Pro Fastpitch announced a new partnership in the category of customizable eye black and battle paint, with EyeBlack. The partnership, which begins immediately, makes EyeBlack exclusive as the “Official Eye Black of the NPF”.  EyeBlack is the industry leader in eye black products that are designed for athletes…

January 31, 2017
Bianka Bell Signs with the USSSA Pride

Kissimmee, FL – January 31, 2017 –The USSSA Florida Pride is pleased to announce the signing of former LSU Tiger Bianka Bell for the upcoming 2017 season. Bell joins the USSSA Florida Pride from Louisiana State University, where she played with the Tigers under head coach Beth Torina from 2013-2016 and joined the LSU coaching…

January 27, 2017
National Pro Fastpitch Announces Partnership with the Vigilance Group

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (January 27, 2017) – National Pro Fastpitch announced a league-wide partnership with The Vigilance Group, (TVG), an organization formed to focus on personal safety skills. This partnership, yielding The Vigilance Group as the Official Personal Safety Consultant Group of the NPF, is the first of its kind in the league’s 14 year history….

January 23, 2017
NPF Winter Meetings Results

Nashville, TN -January 23, 2017 – National Pro Fastpitch held its annual Winter Meetings January 18-20 in Nashville. Representatives from all teams, including owners and General Managers, were on hand to discuss and plan for the upcoming 2017 season. Each year, the Winter Meetings yield policy changes, rule approvals and adjustments, and the upcoming season schedule, among…

January 20, 2017
NPF Releases 2017 Season Schedule

Kissimmee, FL – January 20, 2016 – National Pro Fastpitch has released its 2017 season schedule. The schedule was assembled during the League’s annual winter meetings that took place in Nashville last week. The five affiliate team administrative staffs of the USSSA Pride, Chicago Bandits, Scrap Yard Dawgs, Texas Charge and, Akron Racers all took…

December 21, 2016
USSSA Pride Announce Megan Willis as Assistant General Manager

Kissimmee, FL– December 21, 2016- Former USSSA Pride catcher and assistant coach Megan Willis has been named the USSSA Pride Assistant General Manager. Willis will oversee front office duties both in-season and off-season for the USSSA Pride. This marks the first time a former National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) player has assumed the role of Assistant…

September 12, 2016
USSSA Pride Announce 2016 Fall Tour

Kissimmee, FL-September 12, 2016-USSSA is pleased to announce that the 2016 Pride Fall Tour is back! This September, the USSSA Pride will be making their way northeast to get USSSA and the NPF back on the map during the off-season for a chance to promote the league in front of the biggest softball fans. Six…

August 23, 2016
Pride Fall to Bandits in Championship Game

  Tuscaloosa, AL-August 23, 2016– Back-to-back home runs and back-to-back upsets led to the Chicago Bandits hoisting the Cowles Cup as back-to-back National Pro Fastpitch Champions. The Bandits used consecutive solo shots by catcher Taylor Edwards and outfielder Brittany Cervantes and a gritty pitching performance from Angel Bunner to defeat the USSSA Pride 2-1 on…

August 22, 2016
Bandits Force Decisive Game Three of Final Series

Tuscaloosa, AL-August 22, 2016– The Chicago Bandits never back down from a fight, so when the second game of the NPF Championship Series turned into a slugfest on Monday night. they were in their element. On the verge of elimination from the best-of-three Cowles Cup series with the USSSA Pride, Chicago banged out an 11-5…