USSSA Pride Win the 2014 National Pro Fastpitch Championship

Hoover, AL – August 23, 2014 - A seven-run sixth inning for the USSSA Florida Pride was the difference as they swept the two-game series with the Akron Racers and won the Cowles Cup for the second year in a row. A crowd of nearly 1,300 was on hand at the Hoover Met to watch the championship final. Danielle Lawrie […]

Pride Advance to 2014 NPF Championship Final After Defeating the Rebellion

Hoover, AL – August 21, 2014 - The USSSA Florida Pride advance to their sixth consecutive National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) Championship Series final after defeating the Pennsylvania Rebellion 3-2 Thursday night at Hoover Met Stadium. A RBI double by Kelly Kretschman in the bottom of the fourth broke a 2-2 tie, and the combination of Keilani Ricketts and […]

Preview of the 2014 NPF Championship in Hoover

Kissimmee, FL-August 20, 2014-As the 2014 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) Regular Season Champions, the USSSA Florida Pride enter the 2014 NPF Championship as the number one seed and will face the fourth seeded Pennsylvania Rebellion in a best-of-three series starting Wednesday night at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium in Hoover, Alabama. First pitch for game one is […]

Pride Grab Top Player, Pitching and Rookie Honors at 2014 NPF Awards Banquet

Hoover, AL-Tuesday was a big night for the USSSA Florida Pride at the 2014 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) Awards Banquet. In front of a sold out crowd at the event, three of the night’s biggest awards were taken home by Pride players as Andrea Duran was named the Mizuno Player of the Year, Cat Osterman […]

Pride Win 2014 Regular Season After Splitting Doubleheader With the Rebellion

Kissimmee, FL–August 16, 2014–It took until the last game of the season, but the USSSA Florida Pride clinched the 2014 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) regular season title with a 5-1 victory against the Pennsylvania Rebellion Saturday night at Osceola County Stadium in Kissimmee, FL. The Pride lost game one of the doubleheader Saturday 4-1 then […]

Pride Win Pitchers’ Duel in Game One vs Rebellion

Kissimmee, FL, August 14, 2014-It was a pitcher’s duel Thursday night as the USSSA Florida Pride and Pennsylvania Rebellion combined for four hits and one run at Osceola County Stadium in Kissimmee, FL. In the end, it was Cat Osterman and the Pride who took home the 1-0 victory. An Andrea Duran sacrifice fly in […]

Preview of the 2014 Regular Season Finale with Rebellion

By: Jami Lobpries Kissimmee, FL-The USSSA Florida Pride will host the Pennsylvania Rebellion in a four game series Thursday through Saturday at Osceola County Stadium in Kissimmee, FL. This series marks the final four games of the 2014 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) regular season. Currently, the Pride hold a game and half lead over the Chicago Bandits for […]

USSSA Pride and Jordan Taylor to Host Charity Event After Thursday’s Game

Kissimmee, FL—If you have ever wanted to stand in the box against professional softball pitchers Jordan Taylor, Cat Osterman, and Keilani Ricketts, then you will get your chance on August 14th at Osceola County Stadium in Kissimmee, FL. Following the Thursday night National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) game between the USSSA Florida Pride and the Pennsylvania […]

Chelsea Thomas: The Pride of Pleasantville

By: Jami Lobpries Often, when an athlete slips through the cracks of a professional sport draft, experts use the term sleeper pick. When it came time for the 2013 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) draft, Chelsea Thomas was no sleeper in the softball world, but the 2013 SEC Pitcher of the Year did slip through the […]

Offense Puts up 12 Hits to Beat Racers 8-2

Akron, OH-August 10, 2014-It was a hot Sunday afternoon at Firestone Stadium, as the USSSA Florida Pride and Akron Racers took the field for their final game of the series. The Pride jumped to an early lead, when Caitlin Lowe doubled and advanced to third on a wild pitch from Racers starter Lisa Norris. Kelly Kretschman […]

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