Opening Round 18U PGF Premier Nationals Recap

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Texas Glory-Shelton 7, Aces Xpress-Jacoby 0

Karli Petty homered and Raelin Chaffin and Emma Guthrie combined on a shutout to lead the Glory to victory.

Impact Gold-Jackson 6, Michigan Finesse 4

Jourdyn Campbell homered and drove in two runs and Megan Lee struck out nine in six innings to pick up the win for Impact Gold.

Sorcerer-Williams 7, Illinois Sparks Softball 0

Elizabeth Avery tossed a one-hitter with three strikeouts and went 2 for 4 with two RBI to lift Sorcerer.

Louisville Lady Sluggers-Huecker 14, Bat Company 4

Abby Herbst went 2 for 4 with a homer and five RBI to power the Lady Sluggers.

PGF 18U PREMIER SCORES

BRACKET A

PLAY-IN GAMES

OC Batbusters-Bennett 12, Tulsa Shootout 0

Birmingham Thunderbolts 4, Jacksonville Storm 0

Beverly Bandits DeMarini-Dorsey 5, Impact Gold DFW 0

PA Chaos 8, Explosion 0

Cal Nuggets 12, Firecrackers NorCal 6

Texas Bombers 2, Jersey Intensity-KOD 1

FIRST ROUND

Universal-Spary 9, Excel Elite 1

Universal-Garcia 3, Lil Rebels 0

Virginia Legends 6, Chicago Cheetahs 5

Texas Glory-Shelton 7, Aces Xpress-Jacoby 0

Athletics-Mercado/Smith 10, New Lennox Lightning 0

Impact Gold-Jackson 6, Michigan Finesse 4

Sorcerer-Williams 7, Illinois Sparks Softball 0

Oklahoma Athletics 8, Firecrackers-Humble 0

BRACKET B

PLAY-IN GAMES

Aces Fastpitch 2, Midwest Speed 0

Cal Breeze 9, Arizona Suncats 1

So Cal Athletics-Briggs 7, Athletics-Mercado/TO 0

So Cal Choppers-Ensey vs. EC Bullets-Schnute

Stars National 4, OC Batbusters-Gomes 2

Nebraska Gold 4, Corona Angels-Howard 1

FIRST ROUND

Louisville Lady Sluggers-Huecker 14, Bat Company 4

Lady Lightning Gold 8, Sun Dodgers 2

LTG Lions 8, USA Athletics 6

Firecrackers-Rico/Weil 3, Sorcerer-Gabales 1

Gem Of The Hills: How To Watch, Time, & Live Stream Info

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The Gem Softball Showcase, Central Florida’s newest college showcase tournament, incorporates FlightScope’s data technology to demonstrate to college coaches which players are true “gamers” in a five-game guarantee (4-1 format) where all games count. 

The Rise & Roll Tide Of Atlanta Vipers Gem Jenna Lord

Jenna Lord started playing softball at the age of six, influenced by being at the ballfields with her family on most weekends. These weekends were about watching her older brother play travel baseball.  

USA Softball Wins U17 Wins Pan American Championship

Barranquilla, Colombia — Becoming the first-ever U-17 Women’s Pan American Championship Gold Medalists, the USA Softball U-17 Women’s National Team (WNT) finished the tournament with a perfect 8-0 record after defeating Mexico, 2-0, in the finale Saturday night at Edgardo Schemel Stadium. 

Bailey Hemphill: Alabama's RBI Queen

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It’s one thing to dream about performing on the big stage, but quite another to actually do it. Bailey Hemphill has done both.

OnDeck Softball & Diamond Solutions Announce Pitching Analytics Partnership

San Diego, CA (October 2019) – OnDeck Softball, the industry leader in softball evaluations, has partnered with Diamond Solutions, the leading softball analytics consulting firm, to create a data-driven pitching assessment program. 

Texas Lutheran Rides The Wave Of First National Championship

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When Wade Wilson took over as Texas Lutheran University’s head softball coach in 2011, he inherited a program that had never won a softball championship. In the previous eight seasons, the Bulldogs’ overall record was 145-167-1, a .465 winning percentage.

FloSports Announces Multiyear Partnership with ECAC

AUSTIN, Texas — October 15, 2019 — Today, FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, and the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced a partnership in collaboration with Collegiate Sports Management Group to provide live and on-demand coverage of 120 ECAC Championship Games across the FloSports network and potentially many more. Fans can watch the games annually through 2022.

Rising Star: Oklahoma State-Commit Brianna Evans Is Ready For Prime Time

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It seems no sport is off limits to Bri Evans. At one time or another, the Texas Glory infielder/outfielder has participated in softball, football, basketball, and track. 

How To Nominate Hot 100 Softball Players For The 2020 Class

What Makes a Hot 100 Player?

The final installment of the 2020 Hot 100 rankings will be released later this month leading up to signing day.

USA Softball Announces U.S. Olympic Softball Team For 2020

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OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s been 4,210 days since the last time a U.S. Olympic Softball Team roster has been named, but the dream to represent the United States on the highest stage became a reality today for 18 athletes*. USA Softball is proud to announce its 15-person roster and three replacement players that will compete next July in the 2020 Games in Tokyo, Japan where the U.S. will look to reclaim the Gold Medal. USA Softball previously announced Ken Eriksen (Tampa, Fla./Head Coach at South Florida) as Head Coach for the 2020 roster who will guide the team.