Kissimmee, FL–July 22, 2014- On Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 8:30pm ET, WSN will host a Google hangout with the 2014 USSSA Pride rookie class of Courtney Ceo (Oregon), Alexa Peterson (Oregon), Madison Shipman (Tennessee), Cassie Tysarczyk (Texas A&M), and Breja’e Washington (Texas). During the live hangout, the Pride rookies will discuss the transition from collegiate to professional softball, their experiences (thus far) playing in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) League and alongside their Pride teammates, and much more!
The Hangout will be moderated by ESPN softball analyst Amanda Scarborough. Fans can join in the conversation by posting their questions in advance on the OFFICIAL USSSA Pride Rookie Class of 2014 page, via the Q&A section on the Google+ Events page (please note: The Q&A section will not be active until the live event begins), or tweeting questions on during the live event using the hashtag #USSSAPrideRookies.
Make sure you follow @WSN247 on Twitter as well as all five Pride rookies:
Courtney Ceo (@courtneyceo22)
Alexa Peterson (@lexavp14)
Madison Shipman (@maddiship)
Cassie Tysarczyk (@cassietysarczyk)
Breja’e Washington (@brejaelynn)
About USSSA Florida Pride:
The USSSA Florida Pride is a professional franchise in the National Pro Fastpitch League that is owned and operated by USSSA. The amateur organization of USSSA has multi-sport coverage and encompasses teams and players from the United States and abroad.
National Pro Fastpitch is headquartered in Nashville, TN. The league, created to give elite female fastpitch players the opportunity to pursue a professional career in their chosen sport, has operated since 1997 under the names of Women’s Pro Fastpitch (WPF) and Women’s Pro Softball League (WPSL). NPF is the Official Development Partner of Major League Baseball in the category of women’s fastpitch softball since 2002.
The United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA), headquartered in Osceola County, Florida, USSSA is the World’s Largest Multi-sport Athletic Organization. Founded in 1968, USSSA has grown to over 3.7 million participants, competing in 13 nationally sanctioned sports including Baseball, Fastpitch, Slow Pitch, Karate, Basketball, Soccer and more! For more information on USSSA and to register your team visit USSSA.com. Also be sure to visit USSSAToday.com for the latest USSSA