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  1. Monica Abbott, Cat Osterman Rivalry Sparks National Pro Fastpitch...

    Graham Hays

    The USSSA Pride's Cat Osterman and the Chicago Bandits' Monica Abbott lead the two favorites into this week's NPF playoffs, but we may never see a pitching rivalry like theirs again.

    Story | Conversation | August 19, 2014
  2. espnW -- National Pro Fastpitch veterans put 'real' life on hold ...

    Graham Hays

    Each summer, despite grueling travel and low pay, the NPF springs back to life with an ever-changing roster of players. But for veterans like Amber Patton, their desire to see softball become a viable option after college, keeps them coming back.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2014
  3. espnW -- USSSA Pride wins two straight over Chicago Bandits to wi...

    Graham Hays

    A year after poor planning brought the NPF season to an end without a champion, Cat Osterman picked up a win and a save and USSSA Pride got the two wins it needed for the championship.

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2013
  4. espnW -- Chicago Bandits win wild Game 1 over USSSA Pride in NPF ...

    Graham Hays

    Costly errors hampered the USSSA Pride in a 3-2 loss to the Chicago Bandits in Game 1 of the NPF championship series.

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2013
  5. espnW -- Five questions for National Pro Fastpitch playoffs

    Graham Hays

    Monica Abbott or Cat Osterman? There's no denying that both aces are two of the best in the game, but is either the most dominant player in the NPF? Get answers to that and everything else you need to know about the playoffs.

    Story | Conversation | August 21, 2013
  6. espnW -- New York-New Jersey Comets' Amanda Kamekona a 'silent as...

    Graham Hays

    Amanda Kamekona is one of the most productive hitters in National Pro Fastpitch, and the sport takes her to stadiums that remind her of a first love -- baseball.

    Story | Conversation | August 02, 2013
  7. espnW -- National Pro Fastpitch leader Megan Wiggins is softball'...

    Graham Hays

    Love her or loathe her, the Bandits' cocky, combative center fielder, Megan Wiggins, has become one of the most compelling players in softball.

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2013
  8. espnW -- Monica Abbott, Kazuki Watanabe speak same language

    Graham Hays

    When it comes to success on the diamond, Monica Abbot and Kazuki Watanabe have no problem communicating, building their relationship in Japan's professional softball league.

    Story | Conversation | July 02, 2013
  9. espnW: Akron Racers get ace Rachele Fico in National Pro Fastpitc...

    Graham Hays

    Opening Day for baseball coincided with the unofficial start of the 2013 National Pro Fastpitch season. The professional softball league's four teams won't play their first games until June 5, but the college draft starts to bring the rosters into focus.

    Story | Conversation | April 01, 2013
  10. espnW: LSU pitcher Rachele Fico first pick in National Pro Fastpi...

    espnW

    The first four picks in the National Pro Fastpitch softball college draft were pitchers.

    Story | Conversation | April 01, 2013
  11. National Pro Fastpitch playoffs -- Lack of champ hurts league

    Graham Hays

    National Pro Fastpitch's season ended as an ugly, soggy shambles, fingers raised not skyward to celebrate a championship but instead pointed accusingly in every direction.

    Story | Conversation | August 27, 2012
  12. National Pro Fastpitch playoffs -- Season ends without a champio...

    Graham Hays

    The National Pro Fastpitch season ended without a champion for the first time in the league's nine-year history because of weather delays and what the league cited as scheduling conflicts for players on both teams.

    Story | Conversation | August 26, 2012
  13. National Pro Fastpitch playoffs -- Chicago Bandits top Pride, one...

    Graham Hays

    Monica Abbott was her usual brilliant self in the pitcher's circle for Chicago on Saturday. But it was the Bandits' catcher, Shannon Doepking, who was the star in the opener of the NPF championship series.

    Story | Conversation | August 25, 2012
  14. National Pro Fastpitch playoffs -- Racers force Game 3 against Pr...

    Graham Hays

    The Akron Racers beat the USSSA Pride 8-7 in the National Pro Fastpitch playoffs to force a Saturday Game 3 in their series.

    Story | Conversation | August 25, 2012
  15. National Pro Fastpitch playoffs -- Kristen Butler powers Chicago ...

    Graham Hays

    Kristen Butler found her missing stroke. Her long home run sparked the defending-champion Bandits to a romp in their NPF playoff opener.

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2012
  16. espnW -- Five burning questions for National Pro Fastpitch playof...

    Graham Hays

    The four NPF teams are set for their playoff tournament this weekend in Chicago. Here is all you need to know about the teams and players battling for the title.

    Story | Conversation | August 22, 2012