Racers Fall To Pride in Inaugural Akron Racers Classic

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Columbus, OH – July 12, 2014 - The Akron Racers headed to Columbus, Ohio for the inaugural Akron Racers Classic at Berliner Park. Lannah Campbell made her first professional start for the Racers, throwing one inning, and allowing five runs on six hits, and recording the loss. Madison Shipman proved to be too much for the Racers, going 3 for 4 at the plate and hitting two home runs. Her 3 run home run in the first inning gave the Pride a lead that they wouldn’t relinquish. The Pride would add two more runs in the second inning, on singles from Keilani Ricketts, Megan Willis. Rachele Fico … [Read more...]

USSSA Pride Jumps On Akron Racers Early and Coasts To 12-2 Win

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Dallas, TX – June 21, 2014 - USSSA Pride refused to relinquish the lead after grabbing it early against Akron Racers, recording a 12-2 victory on Sunday at Dallas, TX. The game was decided quickly as USSSA Pride exerted its will early with six runs in the first three innings. An RBI double by Andrea Duran, an RBI double by Kristyn Sandberg, and an RBI single by Kelly Kretschman in the first inning and an RBI double by Caitlin Lowe during the second inning helped USSSA Pride put some runs on the board early. Andrea put herself in scoring position with two extra-base hits for USSSA … [Read more...]