Pride Sweep Double Header, Claim 2015 NPF Regular Season Championship!

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San Antonio, TX – August 6, 2015 – From Dallas Charge:  The USSSA Pride beat the Dallas Charge twice Thursday evening at St. Mary’s University giving them the NPF Regular Season Championship for the second consecutive year and the fourth time in the last five seasons. In game one, which was a makeup for an earlier season rainout, Chelsea Thomas tossed a complete game 3-hit shutout helping the Pride to a 4-0 win.  Thomas fanned eight, walked three and improved to 8-3 on the season.  The Charge’s Jolene Henderson suffered the loss allowing four earned runs on seven hits.  She struck out two … [Read more...]

Osterman Slows Charge in Series Opener

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McKinney, TX- Saturday, June 6, 2015 – The USSSA Florida Pride began the 2015 season in McKinney, Texas with a series opening 10-2 victory against the Dallas Charge. Overcoming a late rally by the Charge, the Pride clinched game one of a four game series. Rookie, Shelby Pendley and veteran Kelly Kretchman delivered seven of the 11 Pride hit barrage.  Pendley had an exceptional rookie debut hitting 4 for 4, including a homerun.  Kretchman hit behind her going 3 for 4 with a deep blast as well. The Dallas Charge defense kept the Pride off the board for the first two innings.  In the third … [Read more...]

Series Preview : USSSA Pride vs Dallas Charge Season Opener

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Kissimmee, FL- June 5, 2015- The USSSA Florida Pride begin their season this Saturday, June 6th, in McKinney, Texas for their 2015 series opener against the newly formed Dallas Charge. The Dallas Charge will be hosting the Pride in a four game series at the Ballfields at Craig Ranch for this first series of the 2015 season. Last season, the USSSA Pride secured the 2014 NPF regular season title with a record of 33-15 and clinched their third Cowles Cup by winning the 2014 NPF Championship Series. The Pride defeated the Akron Racers in two games to claim the 2014 NPF Champions … [Read more...]

USSSA Pride beat the Chicago Bandits 7-1

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Duran’s Home Run Leads Pride to 7-1 Win Over Bandits Round Rock, TX - June 27, 2014-The USSSA Pride defeated the Chicago Bandits in the first contest of the series in Round Rock, TX tonight by a score of 7-1. Keilani Ricketts (1-1) picked up the win for the Pride coming in for Blaire Luna in the top of the 3rd inning and throwing for 3.1 innings, while Monica Abbott (2-1) picked up the loss for the Bandits throwing for 5 innings before getting relieved by Kristen Verdun. The Pride got on the board first in the bottom of the 1st inning. Natasha Watley got on first by a bobbled ball by … [Read more...]

2013 NPF Awards Banquet Honors Season Performances

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Rosemont, Ill. – August 21, 2013 - National Pro Fastpitch kicked off the 2013 Championship Series weekend Wednesday night with the annual league Awards Banquet. The event is designed to celebrate individual player and team accomplishments of regular season competition. Following dinner along with comments by Rosemont Mayor Bradley Stephens and NPF Commissioner, Cheri Kempf, the awards kicked off with the announcement of the 18-member All-NPF Team, presented by Combat Sports. Due to a tie at the position of shortstop between Chicago's Tammy Williams and USSSA's Natasha Watley, the 2013 All … [Read more...]