The Evolution of Recruiting: GiOnna DiSalvatore

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The evolution of recruiting chronicles the recruiting journeys of USSSA Pride players. Each player narrates their own story and how they ultimately made the decision on where to play college softball. Watch how recruiting has changed through the years from the stories of each player. The evolution of recruiting begins in the 1990s and ends with the recent processes of our Pride rookies. The next recruiting story is from GiOnna DiSalvatore who headed west for her college years at UCLA. Unlike her Pride teammates who preceded her at UCLA, DiSalvatore committed prior to her senior year and … [Read more...]

The Evolution of Recruiting: Amanda Kamekona

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The evolution of recruiting chronicles the recruiting journeys of USSSA Pride players. Each player narrates their own story and how they ultimately made the decision on where to play college softball. Watch how recruiting has changed through the years from the stories of each player. The evolution of recruiting begins in the 1990s and ends with the recent processes of our Pride rookies. The next recruiting story is from Amanda Kamekona who took a different route to UCLA than the before mentioned stories of Natasha Watley and Andrea Duran. Kamekona grew up playing baseball until the age of … [Read more...]

The Evolution of Recruiting: Andrea Duran

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The evolution of recruiting chronicles the recruiting journeys of USSSA Pride players. Each player narrates their own story and how they ultimately made the decision on where to play college softball. Watch how recruiting has changed through the years from the stories of each player. The evolution of recruiting begins in the 1990s and ends with the recent processes of our Pride rookies. The next recruiting story is that of another UCLA Bruin legend, Andrea Duran. At UCLA, Duran helped lead the Bruins to two National Championships. The NFCA All American was named the 2006 Pac-10 Player of … [Read more...]

The Evolution of Recruiting: Natasha Watley

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The evolution of recruiting chronicles the recruiting journeys of USSSA Pride players. Each player narrates their own story and how they ultimately made the decision on where to play college softball. Watch how recruiting has changed through the years from the stories of each player. The evolution of recruiting begins in the 1990s and ends with the recent processes of our Pride rookies. The next recruiting story is that of the legendary Natasha Watley and her journey to UCLA. Watley was one of the greatest college shortstops and hitters of all time. At UCLA, she was a four-time First Team … [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...]