Courtesy of UL Athletics
Courtesy of UL Athletics

The USSSA Pride is on the road again this fall with an exhibition game against the UL Ragin’ Cajuns softball team. The USSSA Pride as part of the National Professional Fastpitch league are scheduled to play on Sunday, September 29th 2013 at Lamson Park, located in Lafayette, LA. Last year, UL hosted the NPF Back to School Tour, playing the NPF All-Stars and winning 5-4 after a sixth-inning double by Nerissa Myers gave them a lead.

For this game the staff at Lamson Park has put together a premium package, which includes five tickets, parking pass and access to all players post game for $100. You can purchase your premium package by contacting Lana Bowers in the softball office at (337) 262-2283.

This is definitely exciting news for UL and the Pride. See the coverage it has been getting in the press:

UL Softball Hosting USSSA Pride In Exhibition Game
Sports Radio ESPN 1420
Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajun softball team will face a stiff challenge to open their 2013 fall schedule, when they play host to the USSSA Pride of the National Professional Fastpitch league in an exhibition game, scheduled for Sunday, September 29 at

UL softball hosting NPF’s Pride
The Daily Advertiser
The UL Ragin’ Cajuns softball team will host the USSSA Pride of the National Professional Fastpitch league in an exhibition game at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 29 at Lamson Park. “This is a unique opportunity for our fans to be able to watch the 2014

Cajuns Softball to Host USSSA Pride of National Fastpitch League
SportsNOLA.com
The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns softball team will host the USSSA Pride of the National Professional Fastpitch league in an exhibition game on Sunday, September 29 at 3:00 pm. at Lamson Park. “This is a unique opportunity for our fans to be able to watch

About USSSA Florida Pride:

The USSSA Florida Pride is a professional franchise in the National Pro Fastpitch League that is owned and operated by USSSA. The amateur organization of USSSA has multi-sport coverage and encompasses teams and players from the United States and abroad.

About NPF:

National Pro Fastpitch is headquartered in Nashville, TN. The league, created to give elite female fastpitch players the opportunity to pursue a professional career in their chosen sport, has operated since 1997 under the names of Women’s Pro Fastpitch (WPF) and Women’s Pro Softball League (WPSL). NPF is the Official Development Partner of Major League Baseball in the category of women’s fastpitch softball since 2002.

About USSSA:

The United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA), headquartered in Osceola County, Florida, USSSA is the World’s Largest Multi-sport Athletic Organization. Founded in 1968, USSSA has grown to over 3.7 million participants, competing in 13 nationally sanctioned sports including Baseball, Fastpitch, Slow Pitch, Karate, Basketball, Soccer and more! For more information on USSSA and to register your team visit USSSA.com. Also be sure to visit USSSAToday.com for the latest USSSA News!