Series Preview: Pride vs. Rebellion at ESPN Wide World of Sports

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Kissimmee, FL – July 17th 2015- The USSSA Pride will host their second consecutive home series at ESPN Wide World of Sports in Kissimmee, Florida starting on Saturday, July 18th. This four game set against the Pennsylvania Rebellion is the second of three series’ the Pride will play on home turf here in Florida. First pitch is set for 8:00pm (ET) on Saturday and 7:00pm (ET) Sunday-Tuesday. After winning a four-game series against the Chicago Bandits 3-1, the Pride now lead the league at 22-8. The Rebellion, after winning their previous four-game series with the Dallas Charge 3-1, are headed … [Read more...]

Pride Beat Bandits in Florida Series Opener

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Kissimmee, FL- July 14, 2015-The USSSA Pride (20-7) moved into a tie atop the NPF standings with Chicago after its 5-2 victory over the Bandits (21-8) Monday evening at Champion Stadium. The Pride’s Cat Osterman turned in a strong performance in the circle and Megan Wiggins and Shelby Pendley went a combined 5-5 at the plate with two homers and four RBIs in the victory.  The Pride jumped out to an early on lead and never looked back.  Natasha Watley and Kelly Kretschman led off the bottom of the first inning with walks and Megan Wiggins followed with a double down the left field line, … [Read more...]

Series Preview: USSSA Pride Host Chicago Bandits at ESPN’s Wide World of Sports Complex

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Kissimmee, FL- The USSSA Pride will host their first series at ESPN Wide World of Sports in Kissimmee, FL on July 13th. After a long haul on the road the Pride are back in Florida to face the Chicago Bandits in a four-game series from July 13th-16th. This is the tenth series of the 2015 season for the Pride and the second facing the Bandits. The Pride are coming off a four-game series sweep played in Washington, PA against the Pennsylvania Rebellion. The Pride took all four games and shutout the Rebellion three out of the four games. The USSSA Pride are now 19-7 on the season while … [Read more...]

Racers Edge the Pride 3-2 in Series Finale

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Kissimmee, FL-July 26, 2014- The Akron Racers edge the USSSA Florida Pride Saturday night with a 3-2 victory at ESPN Wide World of Sport Complex in Kissimmee, FL. A three-run third inning was the difference maker as the Racers avoided the sweep and ended the Pride's six-game win streak. Akron took a 3-0 lead in the third with four hits. Briana Cherry led off the third with a single and Ayumi Karino followed with a single to left field two batters later. Nerissa Myers then hit a two-run single up the middle to score Cherry and Karino. With two-outs, Jessica Garcia hit a RBI single to right … [Read more...]

Shipman’s Game Winning Double Leads Pride to Victory in the 7th

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Kissimmee, FL-July 26, 2014- The USSSA Florida Pride win 5-4 with a walk-off, two-run double by Madison Shipman in game one Saturday at ESPN Wide World of Sport Complex in Kissimmee, FL. Trailing 4-2 in the 7th, the Pride scored three runs on five consecutive hits including Shipman’s game-winner. In the bottom of the seventh, Amanda Kamekona once again came up clutch with a pinch-hit double to center field. The Pride then used speed and small ball to set the stage for Shipman’s double. Courtney Ceo reached on a drag bunt down the first base line. One batter later Natasha Watley slapped a … [Read more...]