USSSA Pride Add Power in 2014 NPF College Draft

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, March 31, 2014 NPF College Draft USSSA Florida Pride Kissimmee, FL-March 31, 2014- In a night when more than half of the draft picks went to pitchers in the National Pro Fastpitch College Draft, the reigning NPF Champions, the USSSA Florida Pride used their three picks to fulfill needs outside of the circle with their already talented roster. The Pride’s first selection went to Tennessee Lady Vols SS Madison Shipman as the second overall pick. The Pride then chose two Oregon Ducks with the sixth and 11th overall picks, INF Courtney Ceo and Outfielder Alexa … [Read more...]

Ashley Charters Announces Retirement from Playing Professional Fastpitch

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Kissimmee, FL- February 11, 2014-After an illustrious career playing the top level of ball, USSSA Pride player, Ashley Charters has announced  that she is retiring from playing in the National Pro Fastpitch League. Charters calls Beaverton, Oregon home and is is a graduate of the University of Washington in 2009, majoring in Sociology and minored in Education, Learning and Society. Her softball career was filled with many accolades, including being named a 3 time All-American, a member of the Women’s College World Series All Tournament Team two times, in 2007 and 2009 respectively as well … [Read more...]

NPF 2014 College Draft Presented by BOWNET Set For Nashville

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Nashville, TN-January 9, 2014- National Pro Fastpitch announced today the 2014 College Draft will take place on March 31 in Nashville. For the second year in a row, the NPF College Draft will be held at the Ford Theatre located inside the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Legendary superstar Cat Osterman of the USSSA Pride will be on hand to mingle with fans and watch the Draft unfold in person. "Spring is an anticipation time of year for the NPF and that all starts with draft night, " commented NPF Commissioner, Cheri Kempf. "The NPF Draft has become an event that college players and … [Read more...]

USSSA Pride Head Coach Beth Torina Interviewed for Sports Talk Florida

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Thank's to Eric Lopez, reporting for Sports Talk Florida, the Pride's very own Beth Torina was interviewed and talked about being a Dr. Phillips Alumni, loving Orlando, her time at LSU and coaching the USSSA Pride. See the article here at http://www.sportstalkflorida.com/insider-lsus-beth-torina-interview/#EYqc2d7w5DfslhL2.99 By Eric Lopez  UCF Knights Insider    LSU Softball Head Coach Beth Torina is bringing her 11th ranked LSU Tigers to her hometown of Orlando this weekend  as the  Tigers will participate  at Disney Wide World of Sports Softball Tournament. LSU will face 10th … [Read more...]

Team NPF Heads to Michigan This Week!

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University of Michigan vs NPF- All Star Fall Tour, For Tickets Visit MGoBlue.com/tickets Contact: Sarah VanMetre (734) 763-4423 Wilpon Complex, Alumni Field Thursday, Oct. 4th 2012 at 6:00pm Four NCAA Women’s College World Series Champions, a combined three Olympic medals, and six former repeat NCAA All-Americans make up the NPF Back to School Tour team that travels to Ann Arbor, Michigan to play the Michigan Wolverines. Former Wolverine and current coach Nikki Nemitz will start in the circle for the NPF team. The NPF All-Stars have gone 41-1 in two years on the tour. "We are looking … [Read more...]