Pauly Pitches Perfect in 1-0 Victory Over the USSSA Pride

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Washington, PA- July 7, 2014 - Pennsylvania Rebellion pitcher Sarah Pauly thrived in the national spotlight at CONSOL Energy Park Monday as the former NPF Pitcher of the Year tossed a complete game in the Rebellion’s 1-0 win over the USSSA Pride. Pauly walked away with her third win of the season as Keilani Ricketts was tagged with the loss. The veteran hurled seven shutout innings, allowing just five hits on 78 total pitches, 55 of which were strikes. Ten of Pauly’s outs came in the air as she had just one free pass on the evening. Her effectiveness in the circle also earned her 20 first … [Read more...]

Pride Defeat Rebellion 11-1

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Washington, PA-July 7, 2014-USSSA Pride pinch-hitter Amanda Kamekona hit a pinch-hit grand slam in the sixth inning and the visitors tallied 13 hits en route to their 11-1 win over the Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, Sunday at CONSOL Energy Park. Pride pitcher Danielle Lawrie walked away with her first win in the circle for the Pride while Rebellion hurler Anna Miller was tagged with the loss. USSSA's shortstop Madison Shipman continued her work at the plate as she notched a two-out RBI single to put the Pride up 1-0 in the first. However, catcher Mandy … [Read more...]

USSSA Pride Tops Akron Racers in Back-and-Forth Affair, 7-5

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Mansfield, TX – June 21, 2014 - USSSA Pride took the last of five lead changes in a back-and-forth affair against Akron Racers, securing a 7-5 victory on Sunday at Mansfield, TX. USSSA Pride pulled out the win thanks to a strong sixth inning. USSSA Pride went up for good on an RBI triple by Andrea Duran off Lisa Norris, plating Madison Shipman. Madison had a busy day at the plate, collecting two extra-base hits. She homered in the second inning and doubled in the sixth inning. Jordan Taylor had an impressive outing against Akron Racers' lineup. Taylor gave up just one hit, allowed no … [Read more...]

USSSA Pride Jumps On Akron Racers Early and Coasts To 12-2 Win

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Dallas, TX – June 21, 2014 - USSSA Pride refused to relinquish the lead after grabbing it early against Akron Racers, recording a 12-2 victory on Sunday at Dallas, TX. The game was decided quickly as USSSA Pride exerted its will early with six runs in the first three innings. An RBI double by Andrea Duran, an RBI double by Kristyn Sandberg, and an RBI single by Kelly Kretschman in the first inning and an RBI double by Caitlin Lowe during the second inning helped USSSA Pride put some runs on the board early. Andrea put herself in scoring position with two extra-base hits for USSSA … [Read more...]

Bandits Shut Out Pride in Series Finale, 4-0

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – June 17, 2014 - Alisa Goler’s two run RBI double in the bottom of the first proved to be the game winner as the Bandits shut out the USSSA Pride for the second time in four games, splitting the series with the Pride. Monica Abbott started in the circle for the second time in the series while Chelsea Thomas got the call for the Pride. A Pride throwing error allowed Kristen Butler to cross home plate in the bottom of the first extending the Bandits lead to three. Neither team would muster any offense until the fifth inning when Jordan Taylor came on in relief of Thomas … [Read more...]