NPF and USSSA Pride Announce 2015 Schedule


Kissimmee, FL – January 15, 2015- The USSSA Florida Pride of the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) league announced their tentative 2015 schedule on Wednesday. The back-to-back NPF Champions will begin the 2015 season on the road against the Dallas Charge—the NPF expansion team—on Saturday, June 6th. The Pride’s first seven games will be played against the Charge in three different locations—Dallas, TX; Kansas City, KS; and one site in Missouri to be named later. In addition to these locations and NPF home bases, the Pride are tentatively making stops in Orlando, FL; Houston, TX; San Antonio, TX; … [Read more...]

NPF Releases Reference Video Clip Library Through Dartfish


Nashville, TN – March 18, 2014 - National Pro Fastpitch announced today a new partnership with Dartfish that will yield hundreds of NPF action video clips for motion analysis. The video clips of live NPF game action will be available to consumers through one-year subscriptions. The collection contains downloadable video clips of hitting, fielding and pitching. The NPF video library can be accessed on iTunes or by going to Dartfish TV. To access the NPF video library, go to NPF Collections on Dartfish TV  or access Dartfish on iTunes. “We are proud to be able to bring reference videos of … [Read more...]

Cat Osterman Throws Her 2nd No-Hitter of the Season, Pride Wins 8 – 0


Little Falls, NJ – July 20, 2013 - The USSSA Pride and the NY/NJ Comets kicked off a much anticipated 4 game series last night in Little Falls, NJ on the campus of Montclair State University. It was the return of professional  fastpitch softball to the northeast for the first time in five years. The site was Yogi Berra Stadium - the Yogi Berra museum evident in the backdrop with the Yankee legend's number 8 prominently positioned on the window facing the playing field. And for the NY/NJ Comets, it was like deja vu all over again as softball's legendary number 8, Cat Osterman, threw the … [Read more...]

2013 National Pro Fastpitch Schedule Is Released!


Nashville, TN - The National Pro Fastpitch League Office released the 2013 regular season schedule today. The four affiliate teams of the Akron Racers, Chicago Bandits, NY/NJ Comets, and USSSA Pride will battle each other through 96 total regular season. Each team will play every other team a total of 16 games - 2 Home series’ and 2 Away series’.  Akron and USSSA will both host a total of 7 home series’, Chicago will host 6, and NY/NJ will host 4. The regular season will open on June 5 when Akron travels to Chicago for a 4 game series. A day later, all four teams will be in action as the … [Read more...]

Team NPF Kicks Off 2012 Back To School Tour


SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - The Missouri State softball team played a full seven-inning game against the visiting National Professional Fastpitch (NPF) All-Stars as part of the 2012 NPF Back to School Tour at Killian Stadium on Sunday afternoon, falling, 13-0. The Bears played errorless defense and registered five base hits in the exhibition game. "I always want us to be fun and exciting on defense and I thought we were all of that and more today," said head coach Holly Hesse. "I am pleased with what I saw at the plate from our players today. We attacked good pitches. It was a great opportunity to … [Read more...]