Pride dominate Rebellion in 8-0 win

Megan Wiggins finishes her swing in dominating game against the Rebellion

Kissimmee, FL—July 20, 2016—The USSSA Pride opened their series against the Pennsylvania Rebellion in dominating fashion. They beat the Rebellion 8-0 behind Kelsey Nunley’s complete game shutout and home runs from Megan Wiggins and Hallie Wilson. The Pride scored eight runs on 12 hits and struck out just three times. The Pride struck first in the third inning following three consecutive singles from Kelly Kretschman, Sierra Romero and Shelby Pendley. The scoring started to open up in the fourth inning when Wiggins sent a home run into right center field. The game really opened up in … [Read more...]

Pride to face the Rebellion at ESPN Wide World of Sport July 20-22

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Kissimmee, FL—July 19, 2016—The USSSA Pride’s weeklong home stand continues as they begin a three-game series with the PA Rebellion starting on Wednesday, July 20. The Pride concluded their opener at the ESPN Wide World of Sports on Monday, finishing up a three-game series against the Chicago Bandits. They lost the series one game to two and will try to bounce back and hold on to their league lead. The Pride last played the Rebellion in late June. The two teams faced off in seven straight games in three different series. The Pride went 5-2 against the Pennsylvania team, winning all three … [Read more...]

USSSA Pride Outlast PA Rebellion in Extra Innings

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Allentown, PA-June 24, 2016- Over 3,700 fans packed Coca-Cola Park Friday night to watch the conclusion of the seventh consecutive game between the USSSA Pride and PA Rebellion. The USSSA Pride outlasted the Rebellion, 4-3, in extras to take the two-game sweep in Allentown, PA. The Pride were quick to start the scoring tonight when Shelby Pendley kicked things off in the first with a solo home run, her fourth of the season, to put the Pride up 1-0. The Rebellion immediately responded in the bottom of the first when Lexi Elkins managed a two-out RBI single following a throwing error that … [Read more...]

USSSA Pride drop one to PA Rebellion

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Kissimmee, FL—June 21, 2016—The USSSA Pride showed fight late but could not put up enough runs to top the PA Rebellion tonight. The Pride dropped the second game of the series with the Rebellion 3-1. They picked up just their third loss of the season, moving to 7-3. Hannah Rogers picked up the loss. The Rebellion went up early, scoring two runs in the first inning. They scored again on a home run from Kristyn Sandberg. They would not score again as the Pride held them to three runs. The Pride would score just one run, despite numerous opportunities with runners in scoring position. Their … [Read more...]

Nunley two-hits Rebellion; Pride win 6-0

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Kissimmee, FL—June 20, 2016—The USSSA Pride added one to the win column as they defeated the PA Rebellion tonight 6-0. Pitcher Kelsey Nunley threw a two-hit shutout to carry her team to a victory. The Pride stole five bases tonight, starting in the first inning when Megan Wiggins swiped second base after collecting the first hit of the game. Kelly Kretschman (2-2) stole two bases, and Kirsti Merritt and Shelby Pendley each stole one. All six runs for the Pride tonight came with two outs. The first run came in the second inning off a Hallie Wilson single to left field that scored Merritt. … [Read more...]