National Pro Fastpitch Announces 2007 College Draft Selections

(Denver, CO) -- Today the six teams of the NPF held a four-round draft of the NCAA elite college softball athletes. Players selected in the NCAA draft will be permitted to pursue any available roster spot on their assigned team after completing…

CHERI KEMPF TO JOIN NATIONAL PRO FASTPITCH AS LEAGUE COMMISSIONER

By Marty Gitlin National Pro Fastpitch is excited to announce that Cheri Kempf has been hired as its new commissioner and manager of game-day operations. Kempf is a long-time supporter of the women’s softball league, which features six…

2007 NATIONAL PRO FASTPITCH SCHEDULE RELEASED

National Pro Fastpitch President Pat Linden announced today that six teams and 96 players will join forces for the 2007 season to bring another exciting year of professional fastpitch to fans across the country. The 2007 schedule will include…

WASHINGTON D.C. TEAM TO JOIN NATIONAL PRO FASTPITCH

By Marty Gitlin National Pro Fastpitch is pleased to announce that Paul Wilson has purchased rights to a team in the Washington D.C. area. Paul is also the owner of Paul’s Sports and he will serve as President and General Manager of the…

Kimberly, Wis. will host NPF Championship Series

National Pro Fastpitch coming to Sunset Park for next three years... By Brad Zimanek Post-Crescent sports editor The best women’s softball players in the world will be coming to Kimberly as Cardinal Youth Softball, Inc., reached an…

NFCA AND NPF BECOME "OFFICIAL PROMOTIONAL PARTNERS"

The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) and National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) have agreed to become “Official Promotional Partners,” the two groups announced Monday. “The NFCA is an organization with a long and successful history…

GREAT BRITAIN SEEKS PLAYERS FOR NATIONAL TEAM

The Great Britain Women's Fastpitch National Team is entering the final stages of an intensive two-year program aimed at qualifying for the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and is looking for high-level players with a British family heritage who might…

2006 NATIONAL PRO FASTPITCH HONORS

STRATFORD - National Pro Fastpitch announced its awards for the 2006 season today. The following athletes and coaches have been honored: Player of the Year, Lyndsey Angus; Pitcher of the Year, Sarah Pauly; Offensive Player of the Year, Jessica…

NPF Weekly Broadcast

This week's NPF Weekly broadcast will include a Playoff Preview with special guests Bob Baird, General Manager of the Connecticut Brakettes and Judy Martino, Head Coach of the Defending Champion Akron Racers. Thanks for tuning in all season.…

NPF TEAMS GEAR-UP FOR PLAYOFFS AND CHAMPIONSHIP

The Chicago Bandits (30-12), defending champion Akron Racers (29-17) and New England Riptide (24-17) will join the Connecticut Brakettes (25-14) in the four-team sweepstakes for the National Pro Fastpitch league Championship Series Saturday…