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+ and NPF Announce Exclusive Broadcast Partnership

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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…
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Bandits Win Season Opener Against the Comets

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ROSEMONT, III.(June 6, 2019) – The Chicago Bandits started the season off strong with a 2–0 victory over the Cleveland Comets on Thursday (Jun. 6). Lauren Lappin claimed her first win as head coach in tonight’s matchup. The former…

Gilbert’s Slam Gives Wild Win in Home Opener

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Marion, IL (June 6, 2019) – The Canadian Wild of Southern Illinois topped the USSSA Pride 6-0 on Thursday night in their home opener at Rent One Field to stay undefeated on the season thanks to Jennifer Gilbert’s first inning grand slam. The…
Daytona Beach, Florida—The Canadian Wild completed the six-game sweep over the Beijing Shougang Eagles Saturday night. The 6th game of the series didn’t feel like it was going to go in favor of the Wild from the way the game started.

Wild complete the series sweep in Daytona Beach

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Daytona Beach, Florida—The Canadian Wild completed the six-game sweep over the Beijing Shougang Eagles Saturday night. The 6th game of the series didn’t feel like it was going to go in favor of the Wild from the way the game started. Beijing…
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Wild Earn a 5th Straight Victory in Daytona Beach

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Daytona Beach, Florida (May 31, 2019)—The half an hour rain delay did not cool down the “Red Hot" Canadian Wild Friday night. Five games have been played between the Wild and the Beijing Shougang Eagles and five victories are now in the…

Wild win two one-run games in Thursday’s Double

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Daytona Beach, Florida— The Canadian Wild have been electric at Jackie Robinson Ballpark in the Opening Series. Doing anything and everything it takes to win. The Wild won two completely different styles of games Thursday night. Game 1 was…

Wild Win Game No. 2 Over The Eagles With Insurance Runs In The 7th

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Daytona Beach, Florida— Karissa Hovinga (4.1 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 1 BB, 1 SO) outlasted Eagle’s starting pitcher Zhao Xinxing(3 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 SO) Wednesday night at Jackie Robinson Ballpark in Daytona Beach, Florida. The 6 -2 Wild victory…

Wild Take Down the Eagles on Opening Day of NPF Season

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photo by Aldrin Capulong, Courtesy of National Pro Fastpitch Daytona Beach, Florida— Jenna Caira did it all for the Canadian Wild on Tuesday night at Jackie Robinson Ballpark in Daytona Beach, Florida. The first-year right-hander collected…

Historic Season Concludes for Bandits as Pride Secure Cowles Cup Title

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ROSEMONT — After three consecutive years of frustration in the postseason, the USSSA Pride can lay claim to the Cowles Cup championship. The Pride capped off a historic 2018 season with a 4-0 win Saturday night at Parkway Bank Sports…

Ricketts rolls as Pride defeat Bandits in Game 2

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Photo credit: DIna Kwit, courtesy of National Pro Fastpitch   ROSEMONT — As has been the case all season-long against USSSA Pride southpaw Keilani Ricketts, the Chicago Bandits could not muster a run against the veteran southpaw…

Pendley’s Blast Paces Pride in Narrow Game 1 Win

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ROSEMONT, Ill. — Shelby Pendley delivered a two-run home run in to erase a late deficit, and the USSSA Pride took Game 1 of a best-of-five Championship Series against the Chicago Bandits by a score of 3-2 Thursday night at Parkway Bank Sports…