Softball Notebook

The Softball Channel’s Fastpitch Blog

Superstars of Tomorrow

College Pitchers to Keep Your Eye On
By Daniel Urban
TSC Analyst/Contributor 
Upperclassman pitchers usually get all the glory, but each year a select few freshman pitchers step on the mound and make an immediate impact for their college team. Seeking out these freshmen pitchers gives us a glimpse of the superstars of the future. The most important […]

Goodbye Jennie!

Superstar Pitcher Jennie Finch Announces Her Retirement
By Kayla Knight
TSC Contributor
 
You knew it had to happen someday. But when superstar pitcher Jennie Finch announced her retirement yesterday, a hushed silence fell over the softball community as it realized what it was losing. 
 
Since bursting onto the national television spotlight prior to the 2004 Athens Olympic Games, Jennie […]

Racing into the Lead

The Akron Racers Sit Atop the Pro Softball World at 2010’s Midpoint
By Kayla Knight
TSC Contributor
As the National Pro Fastpitch league reaches the midpoint of its 2010 regular season, three of its teams remain in a tight race for top spot in the standings: the Akron Racers (12-6) lead the pack, with the USSSA Florida Pride (11-7) […]