Kristyn Sandberg “Excited” to be a 2012 Pride Draftee

In an article for, Kristyn Sandberg makes it clear that she was excited to be selected by the USSSA Florida Pride in the 2012 NPF Draft.

Sandberg, the catcher and power-hitter for the nationally 11th-ranked Georgia Bulldogs Softball Team, opened up to Julia Carpenter on March 26th about how it felt to be drafted on March 7th.

“It’ll be a quick turnaround, but I’m excited,” Sandberg said.

To find out more about Sandberg’s reaction to being drafted and the goals that she’s set for her senior year at Georgia, read this article in its entirety at


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.

About NPF:

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.

About USSSA:

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 Also be sure to visit for the latest USSSA News!