VIERA, FL. (July 23, 2019) –The Pride finished a competitive series with the Canadian Wild. They are on a three game winning streak and added to it tonight.

The final score of the game was 2-0 in favor of the USSSA Pride!

The first two innings were scoreless with the Pride getting three hits in that time frame. 

In the bottom of the third, Sydney Romero steals home to score the first run of the game. 

Keeli Miligan came into score the second run of the game, in the top of the fourth inning. The Pride were up 2-0.

Jolene Henderson had five strikeouts and was relieved by Megan Good in the top of the 6th.

Good kept the Beijing Eagles from scoring when she took over the circle at the top of the sixth.

The RIP-Sports Player of the game was Allexis Bennett and Kelly Kretschman!

Bennett got it done in the outfield tonight. She made a diving catch and threw a rocket of a throw to home plate to get an out. Along with defensive plays she made in the outfield.

Kretschman recorded her 500th career hit with a single up the middle.

The Pride will take on Beijing again, Wednesday July 24th at 7 p.m. EST at Jackie Robinson Ballpark in Daytona Florida! Then will be back home Thursday, July 25th at 7 p.m EST and end the series away, back in Daytona!

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About USSSA

USSSA is headquartered in Viera, Florida. USSSA is the world’s largest multi-sport athletic organization. Founded in 1968, USSSA has grown to over 4 million participants, competing in 14 nationally sanctioned
sports including Baseball, Fastpitch, Slow Pitch, Karate, Basketball, Soccer and more! For more information about USSSA, visit www.usssa.com and follow USSSA on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

About National Pro Fastpitch (NPF)

National Pro Fastpitch (NPF), an Official Development Partner of Major League Baseball since 2004, provides elite female athletes with an opportunity to pursue a professional career in fastpitch softball
beyond their collegiate and amateur success. The NPF affiliate teams consist of the Aussie Peppers of Minnesota, Beijing Shougang Eagles, Canadian Wild of Southern Illinois, Chicago Bandits, Cleveland Comets, and USSSA Pride. National Pro Fastpitch players hail from the United States, Australia, Canada, China, and Mexico, and represent the most accomplished and talented athletes in the sport of women’s softball.