Pride Take On Mercer University in Game 5 of Fall Tour

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Kissimmee, FL-The 2014 Fall Tour, sponsored by Boombah, continues tonight as the USSSA Florida Pride travel to Macon, Georgia to take on the Mercer University Bears. First pitch is set for 7:00 PM on the Mercer campus. Last night, the Pride took the field against UAB alumni and won the game 10-1 on a cold night in Birmingham, AL. Tonight's game marks the fifth stop on the Fall Tour, which concludes Saturday at 6:00 PM (est) with a visit to Tallahassee to take on 2014 Women's College World Series (WCWS) participant Florida State University. The Pride are coming off their third National Pro … [Read more...]

Pride and UAB Alumni Face-off in 2014 Fall Tour

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Kissimmee, FL--After defeating Wallace State 8-0 last night, the Pride continue the Alabama stretch of their Fall Tour as they take on the alumni of UAB. First pitch tonight is set for 7:00 PM between the Pride and Blazer alums. The last time the Pride were in the city of Birmingham, they took home their third National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) championship in team history. UAB competed in their fifth consecutive NCAA Tournament in 2014, making them one of 23 teams in the NCAA to accomplish that feat. UAB, who finished second in Conference USA last season, sent their first player to the NPF in … [Read more...]

Pride Return to Alabama to Play Wallace State Tonight

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Kissimmee, FL--Tonight, the USSSA Florida Pride take on Wallace State Community College at Heritage Park in Cullman, AL. First pitch is set for 7:00 PM between the Pride and Lady Lions. This marks the third stop on the Pride's 2014 Fall Tour. The Pride dropped the first contest to the University of Georgia 8-7 on November 6th before beating Georgia Tech last Saturday 6-1. Preceding tonight's game with the Lady Lions, the Pride will host a clinic from 12:00-4:00 PM at Heritage Park. The Pride are coming off their third National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) championship in team history while the … [Read more...]

Pride Play Georgia Tech in Game 2 of Fall Tour 

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Kissimmee, FL--Saturday afternoon the USSSA Florida Pride face off against Georgia Tech at Shirley Clements Mewborn Field in Atlanta. First pitch is set for 12:00 PM (ET) between the Pride and Yellow Jackets. The Pride dropped an 8-7 decision to the University of Georgia on Thursday in Athens. Following their game against Georgia Tech, the Pride will play an exhibition game with players participating in the USA Elite Select Showcase at 8:00 PM (ET) at Central Park in Cumming, GA. Then, the Pride play an additional All-Star exhibition game Sunday evening with the top high school fastpitch … [Read more...]

USSSA Pride Sign 2014 WCWS MOP Hannah Rogers

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Kissimmee, FL--The USSSA Florida Pride are pleased to announce the free agent signing of former University of Florida pitcher Hannah Rogers to a two year contract in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF). Rogers is coming off a 2014 Women’s College World Series (WCWS) Championship where the right-handed pitcher went a perfect 4-0 on her way to capturing the title and WCWS Most Outstanding Player accolades. Currently, Rogers is finishing her degree in event management at the University of Florida. “This is perfect timing for me, because I’ll be able to graduate from UF before the season begins in … [Read more...]