USSSA Pride Set to Take on Akron Racers in Corpus ChristiJune 14, 2012 - National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) USSSA Florida Pride
The two teams are set toÂ face-off in a series of 4 games starting tonight at 7:05 PM CT. The second game will be tomorrow at 7:05 PM CT, and the final two will be a double header on Saturday starting at 5:35 PM CT.
Hillary Bach made her debut for the Racers with a 5-0 shutout victory over the Diamonds last week. She comes into this series with a 0.70 ERA over two games pitched. Lisa Norris has a 1.75 ERA for the Racers as well.
Cat Osterman made her first appearance last week since last August, where she suffered an arm injury in the Championship games vs. the Bandits. Over 5 innings of work she posted a 1.40 ERA and collected 8 strikeouts. Danielle Lawrie also made quite an appearance to start off the 2012 season with a 3.00 ERA an 13 strikeouts. Lawrie is currently 2nd for strikeouts in the NPF behind Monica Abbott(24).
There are a number of Texas Athletes returning home for this series as well. Racers' Lexy Bennett returns from the University of Texas as well as Pride's Megan Willis and Cat Osterman. Pride's Sarah Pauly returns from Texas A&M Corpus Christi as well as Racer's Sharonda McDonald from Texas A&M.
National Pro Fastpitch Stories from June 14, 2012
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