USSSA Pride Fall to Charge in 4-3 Thriller

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San Diego, CA- July 8, 2016-Renada Davis Kaylyn Castillo each homered and Lauren Haegar went 6.2 innings to lead the Dallas Charge to a 4-3 win over USSSA Pride on Friday, July 8 at Fowler Park. The Charge played with the lead all game against the league-leaders as Castillo's solo shot sailed deep over the left field wall in the top of the second. Dallas added another run in the third, and went up 4-1 on the two-run shot by Davis. Haeger dominated, not allowing a hit until Kelly Kretschman hit a solo home run in the fourth. She finally ran into trouble in the sixth when the Pride loaded … [Read more...]

Andi Williamson Pays a Visit to Harts Primary

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Kissimmee, FL-March 21, 2016-Every year in the beginning of March, schools all across the country participate in National Reading Month in honor of beloved author Dr. Suess. Our very own Andi Williamson celebrated National Reading Month at her former primary school in her hometown of Harts, WV earlier this month. She also paid a visit to Justice Grade School in Logan, WV located about 30 minutes away from Harts Primary. During her visit Andi read to the children a Dr. Suess classic “All the Places You Will Go” and spoke about the opportunities she’s been given thanks to the sport of … [Read more...]

USSSA Pride To Face Italian National Team in 4-Game Exhibition Series

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Kissimmee, FL- March 4, 2016-USSSA is excited to announce that the Pride will be back in Italy this May. The Pride will arrive in Rome, Italy on May 1st to participate in a four-game exhibition series against the Italian Women’s National Team while also running a few coaching clinics in the process. USSSA has continuously strengthened their presence internationally on the baseball side, making its mark in the European baseball market and USSSA Fastpitch has been following suit to strengthen its own international ties. Last August, USSSA sent six Pride players overseas to share their … [Read more...]

USSSA Signs 3-year Sponsorship Agreement with NFCA

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Kissimmee, FL- February 24, 2016- USSSA announced it has a signed a three year extension to remain the title sponsor of the NFCA Kickoff Reception. At the 2015 NFCA Convention in Atlanta, USSSA sponsored the Kickoff Reception for over 800 college, travel, and high school coaches. Due to the success of the event and the support of NFCA’s mission to advance the sport, USSSA CEO/Chairman of the Board Don DeDonatis wanted to continue this relationship between the NFCA and USSSA. “We are excited to continue our relationship with NFCA and support the coaches involved in the organization. The … [Read more...]

The Evolution of Recruiting: Kelly Kretschman

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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 first recruiting story is that of Kelly Kretschman, one of the game's all-time greatest hitters and 2015 National Pro Fastpitch Most Outstanding Player. Kelly helped set the foundation for a young … [Read more...]