NATIONAL PRO FASTPITCH ANNOUNCES OLYMPIC CHANNEL TO CONTINUE COVERAGE FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE SEASON

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 19, 2018) – National Pro Fastpitch announced an agreement with the global Olympic Channel for regular season and championship action from the 2018  NPF season. The agreement includes more than twenty games and will…

ESPN+ Adds Exclusive Rights to Select Regular Season National Pro Fastpitch Games; Becomes Exclusive Home to the League’s Cowles Cup Championship Series

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Summer-Long Schedule Features Multiple Appearances from Every Team in the League Addition of NPF Grows ESPN’s Softball Portfolio, Continues Long-Standing Commitment to the Sport  Per ESPN (May 24, 2018) ESPN+ has added more exclusive…

Akron drops third straight overall; falls to 1-5

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AKRON - Thursday night’s game between the Washington Glory and Akron Racers pitted two teams both eyeing a win but for different reasons. The Glory needed the win to move to first place in the NPF, while the Racers wanted to try and get…

Tincher loses pro debut; allows three home runs in loss

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Akron, Ohio - The Akron Racers started their home season on Wednesday night, against the defending champion Washington Glory, on the short end of the stick.  The Glory (6-3) powered their way past the Racers (1-4) on the strength of an offensive…

Glory trade Best to Rockford

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ASHBURN, VA – Washington Glory President & General Manager Paul Wilson announced a trade today of utility infielder Stephanie Best to the Rockford Thunder in exchange for future undisclosed draft considerations. “Stephanie has been…

Eleven run 3rd inning powers Bandits

ELGIN - With the bases juiced and two outs, Bandits' shortstop Jamie Clark stepped up to bat and launched a bomb to straight away center, clearing the bases for her first grand slam of the season as part of an 11 run, eight hit inning, giving…

Akron gets first win of season

Elgin – Down 3-0 in the top of the sixth and with the bases juiced, Bandits’ designated player Kristie Fox stepped up to the plate, battling her way through multiple pitches until she struck out looking on a pitch that tip-toed the outside…

Folden's blast propels Bandits for second night

Elgin – Bandits’ rookie catcher Rachel Folden kept her bat hot, launching a solo shot off the scoreboard in left field –her second homerun in two nights – giving the Bandits a 3-1 lead in the bottom of the third. “I’m starting…

Force earn split with Riptide

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Allentown, PA - Behind the superb professional debut of Megan Gibson, the Philadelphia Force shut-out the visiting New England Riptide 3-0. The Force (6-2) and Riptide split the four game series. On a hot and steamy night in Allentown, Gibson…

Brown's help lead Thunder to win

ROCKFORD - In the last game of the series against the Washington Glory (5-3), the Rockford Thunder (5-3) sat through several rain delays, and took game four, 2-0, to even the series at 2-2. <a href="http://thunderprofastpitch.com.ismmedia.com/ISM2//Misc/BoxScores/RT08%20060708%20box.txt">Box Score</a> Offense…

Clark's Two Home Runs Not Enough Against Team USA

For Immediate Release Clark’s Two Homeruns Pace Team NPF in Impressive Outing Against Olympic Team OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Team NPF made an impressive showing Friday night against the U.S. Olympic Softball Team at the ASA Hall of Fame Stadium…

Glory's high scoring game leads to win

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ROCKFORD - Despite some good individual performances from the Thunder (4-3) Friday, the Washington Glory (5-2) came away with a 7-3 win. The Thunder struck first in the first inning, plating Erin Evans and Lindsay Gardner on a bases-loaded,…