FloSports Announces Partnership Extension With Premier Girls Fastpitch

null

AUSTIN, Texas — July 1, 2019 — Today, FloSports the innovator in live digital sports and original content, and Premier Girls Fastpitch (PGF) announced an extended partnership to provide live and on-demand coverage of multiple national championship games, including the PGF National Championships in July in Orange County, California, to be streamed live on FloSoftball.com through 2020.

 “We are pleased to extend our Championship digital partnership with FloSports,” PGF President/CEO, Dan Hay said. “PGF is excited to have our top female student-athletes showcased on FloSoftball nationally and worldwide.” 

 Live coverage of the National Championship begins on July 23 and will continue through August 4. The complete schedule of games can be found on FloSoftball.com.

 The PGF features the best girls fastpitch players and future college stars. With approximately 650 teams attending, viewers can expect to see approximately 10,000 top players from around the world showcased in competition. Throughout the summer, FloSoftball will air the U10, U12, U14, U16 and U18 National Championships.

“Our partnership with PGF allows FloSoftball to be the leader in club softball,” FloSports Senior Director, Global Rights Acquisition, Matt Bowlsby said. “It’s an honor to display these players talents and hard work to a worldwide audience during this premier summer event in the club softball space.”

 To access live and on-demand coverage of Premier Girls Fastpitch and other games visit FloSoftball.com to become a monthly or annual PRO subscriber. Either subscription unlocks access to premium content across the entire FloSports network. Watch the event across all screens by downloading the FloSports app on Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Apple, and the App Store.

Streaming more than 10,000 live competitions per year, FloSports continues to emerge as the global leader in live, in-depth, and on-demand digital coverage for passionate sports fans.

 For more information, visit FloSoftball.com or FloSports.tv.

About FloSports

Founded in 2006, FloSports is a venture-backed OTT subscription video streaming service dedicated to sports, offering live and on-demand access to tens of thousands of competitions across 20+ sports in the US and abroad.  FloSports offers a growing library of more than 2,000 hours of premium content and owns exclusive broadcast rights to 4,000+ premier events, with over 1M hours live streamed since inception.  The company has more than 250 employees and is based in Austin, TX.  

About the Premier Girls Fastpitch (PGF)

The mission of Premier Girls Fastpitch is to provide a national platform on which fastpitch softball players can demonstrate their individual and team-enhancing skills, competing against the Best of the Best players and teams. The objectives include upgrading those skills through the ultimate developmental step of games and showcasing those skills at the highest possible level of competition, so that both players and college scouts are afforded the most viable evaluation of their talents with bat, ball, and glove. The Premier offers a competitive stage for players at ascending age levels. Teams are invited from around the country to the national games, on the basis of proven performance, and/or, qualifying tournaments. Premier employs a championship format, which tests player and team endurance and capability, and is a vital preparation for the college years to come. Premier pursues a standard of excellence on and off the field, for players, coaches and umpires. The team and players which stand on the top tier of this competition as national champions are truly the Best of the Best.

Kirk Walker Named Head Coach Of California Commotion

null

Nashville, TN (November 18, 2020) The California Softball Commotion has named Kirk Walker as Head Coach of the newest club to join the ranks of National Pro Fastpitch. Walker will combine the coaching duties with a position as Assistant General Manager for the newly formed team.

Signing Day Spotlight: Alabama No. 3 Recruit Bailey Dowling

Reigning Illinois State Gatorade Player of the Year Bailey Dowling signed NLI with the SEC powerhouse program, University of Alabama. 

Ole Miss Softball Coach Mike Smith Suspended Pending Investigation

Ole Miss softball coach Mike Smith finds himself in hot water again this year after interim athletic director Keith Carter placed Smith on administrative leave for a non-financial external audit last Friday. 

Signing Day Spotlight: Oklahoma No. 1 Prospect Jayda Coleman

No. 1 recruit Jayda Coleman has been committed to Oklahoma since the eighth grade and she's maintained the title of No. 1 recruit since that time. 

USA Softball Announce Assistant Coaches for 2020 Women's National Team

OKLAHOMA CITY – USA Softball is proud to announce the selection of Laura Berg (Corvallis, Ore./Head Coach at Oregon State), Howard Dobson (Baton Rouge, La./Assistant Coach at LSU), Tairia Flowers (Northridge, Calif./Head Coach at CSUN) and Heather Tarr (Redmond, Wash./Head Coach at Washington) as Assistant Coaches for the 2020 USA Softball Women’s National Team (WNT)*. Selected from the USA Softball WNT Coaching Pool, they will join Head Coach Ken Eriksen (Tampa, Fla./Head Coach at South Florida) in leading the WNT next July in the 2020 Games in Tokyo, Japan where the U.S. will look to reclaim the Gold Medal.

Signing Day Spotlight: 2020 Texas A&M Outfielder Brionna Warren

On The Field With Texas A&M

Unlock this video, live events, and more with a subscription!

Get Started

Already a subscriber? Log In

No. 9 overall prospect Brionna Warren could very well be softball's next Ken Griffey Jr. The 6-foot-1 center fielder is a multisport athlete who brings tremendous power, speed, and defensive prowess. 

NPF Expands West Adding California Commotion To 2020 Season

NASHVILLE, TN (November 13, 2019) – National Pro Fastpitch announced today the addition of a new affiliate team that will enter the regular-season competition with the league in 2020.  The California Softball Commotion (CSC) will give the league a west coast presence for the first time since 2005.

Rising Star: Auburn-Commit Jessie Blaine Is Great At Just About Everything

At 17, Jessie Blaine has become accustomed to constant change. She was born in Wentzville, Missouri, but the right-handed-hitting catcher for Firecrackers TJ has lived in 11 different places throughout her childhood, including the state of Virginia four times. She’s currently enrolled as a junior at San Clemente (California) High, her third high school.

Top 25 Division I Softball Recruiting Classes For 2020 Prospects

null

The class of 2020 was certainly an impact class over the summer. No. 1 recruit Jayda Coleman and No. 3 Bailey Dowling captured Gold at the U-19 World Cup over Japan. While Auburn-commit Madi Penta and Arizona State-commit Allison Royalty pitched their way to National Championships. We break down the top 25 college softball recruiting classes.

Kaitlyn Alderink Will Finish The 2020 Season With Louisiana

LAFAYETTE – Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns Softball strengthened the depth of the infielders on its 2020 roster on Wednesday, and gained veteran experience for the group, as head coach Gerry Glasco announced the addition of Kaitlyn Alderink.