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JRW convalescing after surgery

Editor’s note: Our good friend Jim Williamson (JRW) is convalescing after having open heart surgery this past Tuesdya, July 28. He is convalescing. For those who may not know Jim, he was one of the founders of the North American Fastpitch Association (NAFA) and a longtime coach, sponsor and ambassador for the game. He’s in […]

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Jim Williamson (JRW)

JRW convalescing after surgery

Editor’s note: Our good friend Jim Williamson (JRW) is convalescing after having open heart surgery this past Tuesdya, July 28. He is convalescing. For those who may not know Jim, he was one of the founders of the North American Fastpitch Association (NAFA) and a longtime coach, sponsor and ambassador for the game. He’s in […]

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Cobourg Force Nab National Title at 2015 ASA 50+

The Cobourg Force travelled to Forsyth Illinois for the ASA Masters 50+ and came away National Champions, with the following individual award winners: Top Batter Bill Fairman Most home runs Craig Minifie 1st team All World Sam Aldridge Pitcher Shawn Samson Pitcher Bill Fairney RF Patty Brennan 2B 2nd team Mark Blanchard LF Jim Haslip […]

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2015 ASA Boys National Championships

ASA Fast Pitch Boys’ 10-Under Midland, MI 7/31/2015 8/2/2015 Fact Sheet Results Awards ASA Fast Pitch Boys’ 12-Under Midland, MI 7/31/2015 8/2/2015 Fact Sheet Results Awards ASA Fast Pitch Boys’ 14-Under Midland, MI 7/31/2015 8/2/2015 Fact Sheet Results Awards ASA Fast Pitch Boys’ 16-Under Midland, MI 7/31/2015 8/2/2015 Fact Sheet Results Awards ASA Fast Pitch […]

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ASA boys’ and men’s fastpitch championships start Thursday at Emerson Park

By Adam Smith, Midland Daily News This weekend’s Amateur Softball Association National Championships in men’s and boys’ fastpitch at Emerson Park will have a very local feel. Eighteen of the 25 teams in the six divisions competing from Thursday through Sunday are from Michigan, and the other seven teams are from other states in the […]

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First Nations Payments Systems and ISC Network partner to bring fastball fans 24 games in full High Definition from the 2015 ISC World Tournament

South Bend, IN – The ISC Network will be providing extensive coverage of the 2015 ISC World Tournament with 24 full video webcasts, including 16 Winners Bracket games, the ISC II Championship Game and the Legends Championship Game. All games will be available free-of-charge, courtesy of our title sponsor First Nations Payments Systems, enabling us […]

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55th Seattle Invitational @ Fife REC DIV Info

Hello (Rec. Division) managers, players, & fans, Please share this info with your teams. This year we have 17 teams playing in 2 divisions. Weather is looking to be AWESOME 80+ degrees, no idea on Celsius for you Canadians. *Attached is the Tournament Profile, Rules, Rec. Division schedule and bracket. Rec. Division_ Schedule&Bracket_Final 55th Seattle […]

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55th Seattle Invitational @ Fife OPEN Info

Hello (Open Division) managers, players, & fans, Please share this info with your teams. This year we have 17 teams playing in 2 divisions. Weather is looking to be AWESOME 80+ degrees, no idea on Celsius for you Canadians. *Attached is the Tournament Profile, Rules, Rec. Division schedule and bracket. 55th Seattle Invitational Field of […]

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2015 Ed McCormick Fastpitch Tournament – Erie PA – Aug 1-2

Saturday, August 1, 2015 Teams with latest ISC Ranking Hill United Chiefs (1) Kitchener Hallman Twins (2) NY Gremlins (3) Scarborough Force (4) Toronto Gators (5) Denmark Circle Tap (9) Peligro Gremlins (10) Bloomington Stix (16) Pools Pool A (Budweiser Division) NY Gremlins Toronto Gators Circle Tap Scarborough Force Pool B. (Bud Light Division) Peligro […]

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2015 Ontario Challenge Cup in Jordan

From the Ontario Challenge Cup committtee: As we get set to shortly turn the calendar to August, we want to get confirmation asap that your league is intending to send a team to the 2015 Laverne Reichert Memorial Ontario Challenge Cup tournament which will be played in Jordan on the weekend of September 18-20, 2015. […]

Wheaton looking to bring men’s fast-pitch softball back to Mt. Pleasant

By Jim Lahde, The Morning Sun For decades men’s fast-pitch softball was a staple of summer in mid-Michigan. From the 1950s through the 1990s some of the best teams in the state came from this area and then around the turn of the millennium it up and disappeared. Mt. Pleasant’s Josh Wheaton wants to bring […]

No matter age, these men keep coming back

From the Herald & Review Sports MARK TUPPER H&R Executive Sports Editor FORSYTH — I’ve known men’s fastpitch softball players who dumped their jobs, dumped their dreams and dumped their wives. But as the years move by, I’ve noticed for many, many of them it’s almost impossible to break up with softball. I’m not sure […]

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2015 Erie Tournament Update

The schedule for Erie will be completed TODAY/TONIGHT. There was the last minute subtraction of 1 more team leaving the tournament with 8 teams, 8 of the finest teams in North America: Toronto Gators, NY Gremlins, Circle Tap, Bloomington Stix, Scarb. Force, Peligro Gremlins, Hallman Twins and 2015 ASA National Champions Hill United. The delay […]

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Canada defeats USA for women’s softball gold

By Mark Nadolny Digital & Social Media Coordinator Olympics.ca On the final day of competition at Toronto 2015, Canada’s women’s softball team beat the USA 4-2 to win the gold medal. After seven innings of play (the regulation length of a softball game), the score was still locked at 0-0. That meant extra innings would […]