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Jessica Mendoza

April 27, 2016
Five Current and Former USSSA Pride Players Announced to Pac-12 All-Century Team

Kissimmee, FL-April 27th-Just yesterday, Pac-12 announced the All-Century Softball team, a roster full of decoratedOlympians and Women’s College World Series Champions that have left a lasting imprint on the sport of softball. Thirty players were voted onto the team by a panel of 35 members consisting of coaches, players, administrators and members of the media…

April 23, 2013
National Pro Fastpitch Welcomes Hang Rite Athletics As Official Supplier and Licensee

Nashville, TN – The National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) League announced today a new partnership with Hang Rite Athletics. The agreement makes Hang Rite, located in Franklin Park, IL, an Official Apparel and Shoe Supplier of National Pro Fastpitch. In the category of apparel, Hang Rite has additionally become Official Licensee of NPF merchandise. A startup…

December 17, 2012
Jessica Mendoza Partners With Evoshield

ATHENS, GA, Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Softball Olympic Medalist, NPF Professional Softball Player and ESPN Analyst and Reporter, Jessica Mendoza, is partnering with EvoShield to promote the benefits of the Georgia-based company’s innovative sports protection equipment. The Camarillo, California native was a four-time First-Team All-American for her alma mater’s Softball Program, Stanford University, while…

August 27, 2012
2012 NPF Championship Series Ends Early Due to Weather

Rosemont, Ill – The National Pro Fastpitch 2012 season ended without crowning a Champion on the final day of competition. Championship Series Sunday was riddled with rain, causing delays that ultimately led to cancellation. Despite multiple efforts by Series field crew, the field eventually became too saturated for competition. “This is a heartbreaking decision to…

August 25, 2012
Mendoza leads Pride to Championship Series in 9-7 win over Akron

 NPF Championship Series Game 5 No. 1 Seed USSSA Pride 9, No. 4 Seed Akron Racers 7 Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 The Ballpark at Rosemont ROSEMONT, Ill. – Jessica Mendoza clubbed two home runs for the second game in a row and drove in seven runs Saturday morning in the third and decisive game of…

August 24, 2012
USSSA PRIDE DEFEAT AKRON RACERS IN THE SECOND GAME OF THE NPF CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

ROSEMONT, Ill. – Cat Osterman threw a two-hit shutout to lead the No. 1 seed USSSA Pride to a 4-0 win in the first game of its best two-out-of-three series against the fourth-seeded Akron Racers Thursday during the opening day of action at the NPF Championship Series at the Ballpark of Rosemont. Osterman was perfect…

August 21, 2012
NPF Releases 2012 Fall Back to School Tour

Nashville, TN – National Pro Fastpitch announced today the 2012 NPF Back to School Tour schedule that is set to launch in September. The Tour is sponsored in part by USSSA, with the support of Major League Baseball. The 2012 Tour marks the third consecutive year the NPF has placed a team made up of…

August 19, 2012
Montalvo hits late home run, Racers fall 5-2

AKRON, OH – August 19, 2012 – Kelley Montalvo blasted a solo home run over the center field fence in the bottom of the seventh inning for the Racers, closing the scoring gap to 5-2. The USSSA Florida Pride stood strong, taking the weekend series from the Akron Racers, winning 5-2. The Pride started off…

August 18, 2012
Pride use long ball to knock off Racers

USSSA Florida Pride took the third game of the weekend series against the Racers, winning 5-0. The Racers showed off their defense tonight in the top of the second inning, making a double play against the Pride. The Pride answered back with the same 6-4-3 double play in the bottom of the inning. The Racers…

August 17, 2012
Racers early lead falls short, Pride win 5-4

AKRON, OH – August 17, 2012 – USSSA Florida Pride’s (29-12) Francesca Enea took the lead from the Akron Racers (14-28) in the top of the fifth inning with a two RBI single. The Pride would hold on to defeat the Racers by a score of 5-4. The Racers started the game off strong with…