Oklahoma Athletics Madden/Yeatts Photos | 2020 Top Club National

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Oklahoma Athletics Madden/Yeatts photos taken at 2020 Top Club National by Rob Ferguson from USA TODAY Sports.

Rising Star: 2022 Carolina Elite Hurler Karlyn Pickens

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Karlyn Pickens has always been a kid at heart. The right-handed pitcher for Carolina Elite rarely passes up an opportunity to give her coaches and teammates a few laughs.

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Penn State Announces Clarisa Crowell As New Head Softball Coach

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UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State University Vice President for Athletics Sandy Barbour named Clarisa Crowell as the eighth head coach of the softball program Monday. Crowell, the 2019 Mid-American Conference (MAC) Coach of the Year, is the winningest coach in Miami (Ohio) program history with more than 200 wins.

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Coaches, Athletes & Industry Leaders Form The Alliance Fastpitch

The Alliance Fastpitch

Coaches, industry leaders, and former players have come together to form The Alliance Fastpitch with a goal of driving value to the player and player experience. 

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Club Spotlight: Homegrown Arizona Storm Appel

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What's not to love about watching Arizona Storm Appel play ball? Coach Steve Appel's Storm squad had a marvelous run to the 2019 PGF 14U Premier National Title game only to face Fisher Mojo. We chat with Coach Appel about his team and he goes into great detail about each of his players.

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Rising Star: Why 2021 IF Kayla Chavez Stays Focused On The Controllables

Kayla Chavez

It should come as no surprise that Athletics Mercado-Greg 16U infielder Kayla Chavez loves roller coasters. The heart-pounding sensation she experiences on the popular theme park attraction easily rivals the thrill of any big play on the softball field.

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Premier Girls Fastpitch & Perfect Game Join Forces To Form PG Softball

PGF/Perfect Game

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California and CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 27, 2020) Perfect Game (PG) President Jerry Ford and Dan Hay, President/CEO of Premier Girls Fastpitch (PGF) is proud to announce it has entered into a groundbreaking partnership with Perfect Game (PG) to form PG Softball, an entity that will provide individualization and exposure to athletes in the rapidly growing world of amateur softball.

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2020 USA GOLD National Championship Recaps

2020 Birmingham Thunderbolts

OKLAHOMA CITY – A full week of action came to a close for teams competing in the 2020 USA Softball GOLD National Championships as Hotshots Premier Nelson was crowned the Champion in the 16-Under division (Broken Arrow, Okla.), while the Birmingham Thunderbolts raised the Championship trophy in the 18-Under division (Oklahoma City, Okla.).

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2020 USA Softball GOLD Nationals July 22 Recap

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OKLAHOMA CITY – With double-elimination bracket play well underway for both the 16-Under and 18-Under divisions at the 2020 USA Softball GOLD Nationals, a number of teams inch closer to a spot in the Championship finales, set for Saturday at USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City and Arrowhead Park in Broken Arrow.

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NFCA Unveils Natasha Watley Scholarship For Social Change

Natasha Watley

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The NFCA is thrilled to unveil the Natasha Watley Scholarship for Social Change, presented in partnership with Sue Enquist. This brand-new educational scholarship will be awarded to a Black coach at any level and is open to NFCA members and non-members.

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Softball Terminology 101

Texas Tech softball

Much like any other sport, softball has its own language. Some terms might be stranger than others, but this lingo is just as important to the sport as the game itself. Whether you’re a die-hard softball fan or just catch a game every once in a while, knowing these terms can help you understand the sport even more.