Viera, FL– (June 7, 2018) The Pride are packing their bags for the first time in the 2018 season and are headed to Tri-C Field to face the Cleveland Comets. The three-game series will begin on June 8 and conclude Sunday, June 10.
This past week the Pride defeated the Aussie Spirit in a six game series outscoring the Spirit, 52 to two. The Pride also won their only game against the Beijing Eagles to improve their overall record to 7-0. In the past seven games, the Pride offense leads the NPF in batting average (.359), RBIs (52), and runs scored (53) while the Pride pitching staff has totaled 46 strikeouts with a 0.30 ERA. Pride pitchers have only allowed two earned runs in 46 innings and only 16 hits in 149 appearances.
Friday, June 8that 8:00 PM (EST)
Saturday, June 9that 7:00 PM (EST)
Sunday, August 13th 2:00 PM (EST)
How to Watch:
Fans can watch every Pride game, for free, all summer long on NPFTV.com.
How to Follow:
Pride Players to Watch:
- Megan Wiggins: Currently leads the league and the Pride in runs (10) and triples (2). So far, this season Wiggins is hitting .455 with nine RBIs.
- Chelsea Goodacre: Goodacre leads the Pride and the league in RBIs, with 10. This season she is hitting .478 in the seven games played.
- Sierra Romero: Currently leads the league in on base percentage (.615). On the season, Romero is batting .565 and leads the Pride with 13 hits which puts her fourth in the league.
- Jessica Burroughs: Burroughs is currently 3-0 on the season. She leads the NPF and the Pride with a .44 ERA, with 14 strikeouts and one shutout.
The 2018 season is just getting started. The Pride will take on the Comets this weekend and will be back at the USSSA Space Coast stadium June 18 for a three-game home series against Cleveland. Get your tickets at profastpitch.com today!