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2.01.12 - Diamond Sports Renews Three Year Partnership As The Official Softball Of The National Pro Fastpitch


Santa Ana, CA - Diamond Sports has agreed in terms with National Pro Fastpitch on another three year partnership.  The National Pro Fastpitch league consists of four teams; Akron Racers, Chicago Bandits, Carolina Diamonds and USSSA Pride.

“The NPF has worked very hard to make this league a lasting product in women’s professional sports and Diamond is proud to be a part of their drive and commitment,” said Andrea Gordon, President of Diamond Sports. “Another three years as the professional softball of choice for the NPF solidifies our support of this thrilling and growing league!

”Diamond will continue as the Official Ball of the NPF, along with presenting the Coaching Staff of the Year Awards and the Pitcher of the Year Award.  The 2011 Coaching Staff of the Year Award was the USSSA Pride.  The 2011 Pitcher of the Year Award was split between Cat Osterman and Monica Abbott.

"We are grateful to Diamond Sports for their continued support of professional softball. The NPF is home to the most competitive Fastpitch softball in the world and playing our game with the high quality performance of the Diamond softball provides vital consistency for our athletes, "Cheri Kempf, Commissioner of the NPF.

The National Pro Fastpitch league opening day is scheduled for June 7th.  The Championship Series this year will be held for the first time in Rosemont, IL August 23-26th at the Chicago Bandits Stadium.  For more details on games and schedules, visit profastpitch.com.

Diamond Sports is a leading sports manufacturer specializing in baseball, softball, and football products.  Diamond strives to promote the advancement of competitive sports on all levels by delivering high-end quality products with unbeatable customer service.  Diamond Sports is online at www.diamond-sports.com