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Andrea Duran

February 24, 2017
On the Road to Recovery

Kissimmee, FL – February 22, 2017– Things were looking great for USSSA last May. For the very first time, the USSSA Pride would be touring Italy in a historical run of the premier “Italian Pro Series” featuring four exhibition games against the top ranked Italian Women’s National Softball Team. It was definitely a high point…

August 4, 2016
USSSA Pride Reacts to Softball Getting the Vote for 2020 Olympics

Kissimmee, FL– August 4, 2016- Yesterday the International Olympic Committee unanimously voted to add softball to the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo alongside baseball, karate, skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing. It’s a decision that is long overdue in the minds of the softball community and it is once again a reality for young girls to dream of…

July 14, 2016
Profastpitch in the Spotlight at MLB’s All-Star Week

Article by Mike McCormick | MLB.com SAN DIEGO — In the spirit of baseball barnstorming tours 100 years ago, some talented women blazed through San Diego during MLB’s All-Star Week. Two teams from the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) league — the USSSA Pride, of Orlando, and the Dallas Charge — played games that counted toward their…

March 2, 2016
The Evolution of Recruiting: Andrea Duran

The evolution of recruiting chronicles the recruiting journeys of USSSA Pride players. Each player narrates their own story and how they ultimately made the decision on where to play college softball. Watch how recruiting has changed through the years from the stories of each player. The evolution of recruiting begins in the 1990s and ends…

October 21, 2015
USSSA Pride Make Final Stop of Fall Tour at Fresno State University

Kissimee, FL– Monday night, the 2015 NPF regular season champions defeated Cal Poly 13-4 (Boxscore) in the fourth game of the Fall Tour. More than five hundred fans gathered on Bob Janssen Field to witness the match-up between the Mustangs and the Pride. The turnout raised $2,200 for Operation Headstrong, a Cal Poly project based at…

October 2, 2015
USSSA Pride Head to Arizona State University to Begin Fall Tour

Kissimmee, FL– Tempe, Arizona marks the first stop for the USSSA Pride during their 2015 Fall Tour. In six days, the Pride will make an appearance at Arizona State University to compete against the Sun Devils in a friendly exhibition game. First pitch is scheduled for 7:00 PM (PT) at Farrington Softball Stadium and will…

September 17, 2015
USSSA Pride Head West for 2015 Fall Tour

Kissimmee, FL–USSSA is pleased to announce professional softball is headed west. The USSSA Pride will makes stops at Arizona State, Cal State Fullerton, Cal State Northridge, Cal Poly, and Fresno State during their 2015 fall tour. While on the west coast, Pride players will help host USA Elite Select Regional Elite camps and Futures tryouts…

September 9, 2015
USSSA Pride Players Travel to Italy

By: Andi Williamson Last month, USSSA sent six USSSA Pride players to Italy to share their knowledge and help grow softball internationally. Andrea Duran, Megan Willis, GiOnna DiSalvatore, Brigette Del Ponte, Hannah Rogers, and Breja’e Washington worked with young Italian softball players and took in the Italian culture. During their time, they went sightseeing through Rome…

August 13, 2015
USSSA Pride look for NPF Championship Series 3-Peat

By Alexa DiSpirito Hoover, AL–The last two years, the season finale headlines have read, “USSSA Pride Win the National Pro Fastpitch Championship.”  The USSSA Pride have claimed the last two NPF Championships beating the Chicago Bandits in 2013 and the Akron Racers in 2014. The back-to-back regular season champions enter the NPF Championships as the…

August 4, 2015
Pride Take Game One in Texas, 6-2

SUGARLAND, Texas – August 3- The USSSA Pride defeated the Dallas Charge, 6-2, in front of 2,121 fans at Constellation Field in Sugar Land, Texas.Cat Osterman earned the win, hurling a gem of a game, scattering five hits for 6.1 innings while striking out nine and allowing just one run. The Pride broke a scoreless tie in the bottom of…