Former Florida Gator, Aubree Munro, Signs With the USSSA Pride

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Kissimmee, FL- July 20, 2016- The USSSA Florida Pride is excited to announce the signing of Florida great Aubree Munro to a three-year contract. Munro was selected 39th overall in the 2016 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) Draft this past April and joins three former Gators who she shared the 2014 title of National Champions with in her sophomore season. “I'm so excited to officially sign with the Pride and play the game at the professional stage. I'm excited to work with such an experienced and talented staff of pitchers and to finally join the team. It's going to be really fun to play with … [Read more...]

Profastpitch in the Spotlight at MLB’s All-Star Week

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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 regular-season records at a neutral site at the University of San Diego. "I think being here during the All-Star Game was huge," said Cat Osterman, who helped pitch Team USA to a gold medal in the 2004 Olympics and a silver in 2008. "It allowed baseball fans to … [Read more...]

New Episode of NPF Blog/Talk Radio Broadcasts Tonight – March 19th 8pm EST

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Nashville, TN -  March 19, 2014 - Check out the newest episode of the NPF Blog/Talk Radio Show, Throwin Down with NPF on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 8:00 ET (7:00 CT). Join host Barb Jordan and her guests CEO/GM Don DeDonatis of the USSSA Pride and Chicago Bandits’ Alisa Goler. This week’s show is presented by Bownet, Presenting Sponsor of the 2014 NPF College Draft and Co-Sponsors Espro Clean and Dick’s Sporting Goods. Listen Live - http://www.blogtalkradio.com/profastpitch/2014/03/20/interview-wusssa-ceo-don-dedonatis-and-chicago-bandit-alisa-goler Archived Shows … [Read more...]

2013 NPF Awards Banquet Honors Season Performances

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Rosemont, Ill. – August 21, 2013 - National Pro Fastpitch kicked off the 2013 Championship Series weekend Wednesday night with the annual league Awards Banquet. The event is designed to celebrate individual player and team accomplishments of regular season competition. Following dinner along with comments by Rosemont Mayor Bradley Stephens and NPF Commissioner, Cheri Kempf, the awards kicked off with the announcement of the 18-member All-NPF Team, presented by Combat Sports. Due to a tie at the position of shortstop between Chicago's Tammy Williams and USSSA's Natasha Watley, the 2013 All … [Read more...]