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January 25, 2016
2016 NPF College Draft Slated For April 14 At CMA Theater In Nashville, TN

NASHVILLE (Jan. 25, 2016) – National Pro Fastpitch (NPF), the premier women’s pro softball league, today announced that the 2016 NPF College Draft Presented by Bownet will take place on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 7:00 pm CT at the CMA Theater in Nashville, located within the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. The NPF College Draft…

August 11, 2015
CBS Sports Network to Air Every 2015 NPF Championship Game

All season long fans have been asking for more National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) on CBS Sports Network.  Ask and you shall receive!  For the first time in NPF history, every pitch of every NPF Championship game will be nationally televised on CBS Sports Network from Friday the 14th through Tuesday the 18th.  Watch the 2015…

July 27, 2015
Series Preview: Pride to play Bandits in Illinois

Kissimmee, FL – July 27, 2015 – After a quick two weeks and 13 games at ESPN Wide World of Sports, the USSSA Pride is headed back on the road.  For the final time during regular season play, the Pride and Chicago Bandits will see each other for a four game set from Monday July…

July 26, 2015
The Pride and Racers Split Doubleheader

Kissimmee, FL– July 25- After a two-hour rain delay, the USSSA Pride (28-10) took the first game of Saturday’s double dip with the Akron Racers 8-2 at Champion Stadium. The Racers’ Nerissa Myers started the scoring in the first inning with her sixth home run of the season, a solo shot, to give Akron the…

July 24, 2015
USSSA Pride Defeat Akron Racers 2-1

Kissimmee, FL– July 23-The USSSA Pride (26-10) fell behind early but responded with timely hitting to down the Akron Racers (16-17) 2-1 Thursday evening at Champion Stadium. The Racers jumped out to a 1-0 lead in their first at-bat when Shellie Robinson singled home Taylor Schlopy, who reached on a fielder’s choice. USSSA loaded the…

July 23, 2015
Racers’ Offense Edges Out the Pride, 5-4

Kissimmee, FL– July 22- The Akron Racers (16-16) fell behind early before rebounding to pull out the 5-4 victory over the USSSA Pride (25-10) Wednesday evening at Champion Stadium. The Prides’ Madison Shipman split the middle infielders to lead off the second inning and Andrea Duran followed with a double down the left field line….

July 21, 2015
Series Preview: USSSA Pride Host Akron Racers at Wide World of Sports

Kissimmee, FL– July 21st-The USSSA Pride will host the Akron Racers in a five game series at ESPN Wide World of Sports starting Wednesday July 22nd at 7:05 PM (ET) in Kissimmee, FL. This is the third and final series the Pride will host at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Following a series loss the first…

July 13, 2015
USSSA Pride Games to be Aired on Longhorn Network

Kissimmee, FL –July 13, 2015- For the first time ever, National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) games will be aired on the Longhorn Network (LHN) during the USSSA Pride’s home stretch at ESPN Wide World of Sports. The Pride is set to face the Chicago Bandits, Pennsylvania Rebellion and Akron Racers during this seven game schedule starting…

July 10, 2015
Pride Steal Series Finale vs Racers in Extras, 6-4

AKRON, Ohio –July 10, 2015- USSSA Pride shortstop Madison Shipman‘s late game heroics sunk the Akron Racers in the finale of the four-game series Thursday night. Shipman drove in four RBI in her final two at-bats to lead the Pride (15-7) to a 6-4 victory in eight innings over the host Racers (13-14). Shipman (2-4,…

July 9, 2015
Pride and Racers Split Double Header

Akron, Ohio– July 8th –Fans saw plenty of action in the battle of the bats between the USSSA Pride and Akron Racers last night as the Racers took game one of the double header 5-4.  But it wouldn’t be an easy win for the Racers: The Pride wouldn’t go down without a fight and proceeded…