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Cox awarded 2018 Umpire of the Year at WBSC Congress

Kyira Cox

Australian Umpire Kyira Cox has been recognised for her outstanding officiating by being awarded the WBSC (World Baseball Softball Confederation) 2018 Umpire of the Year at this year’s Congress. The

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on November 22nd, 2019

Crawford, Harding inducted into WBSC Hall of Fame

Former Olympians Fiona Crawford and Tanya Harding have been afforded the ultimate recognition from sport’s international governing body with their induction into the WBSC (World Baseball Softball Confederation) Hall of

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on November 22nd, 2019

Six skippers confirmed for Summer Slam

The second edition of the Summer Slam – Fully Loaded Softball will feature some of the best softballers in the world battle it out in a six-team tournament over three

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on November 20th, 2019

WBSC awards Peru the hosting rights of first-ever U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup

On the eve of the third WBSC Congress, the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) today announced that the hosting rights of the U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup 2020 have been awarded to Peru. This marks the

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on November 20th, 2019

World Cup audition kicks off #SummerOfSoftball

The Junior Steelers

The #SummerOfSoftball starts early in Australia with the Under 18 Men’s National Championship taking place at Blacktown International Sportspark, Sydney from 8-14 December. New Zealand will host the 2020 U18 Men’s

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on November 14th, 2019

James appointed Aussie Junior Spirit Head Coach

Softball Australia are pleased to announce Chantelle James has been appointed Head Coach of the Australian U18 Women’s team, the Junior Spirit. The Western Australian native has a wealth of

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on November 13th, 2019

Fully Loaded Masters to take place alongside the Summer Slam

Calling all Masters softball players – this is your opportunity to play Fully Loaded Softball alongside some of the best in the country! Next year, from 3-5 February, the inaugural

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on November 12th, 2019

Commitment and hard work leads to Homeplate success

The Glen Eira Moorabbin Softball Association (GEMSA), affiliated with Softball Victoria, were rewarded with Homeplate status in 2018/19 for the second time, achieved through hard work and an ongoing commitment

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on November 11th, 2019

Diamonds set for globetrotting Tours in 2020

Up and coming softballers in Australia will have the opportunity to compete all over the world in 2020 with a total of nine teams to be selected in tournaments both

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on November 11th, 2019

Junior Steelers staff added ahead of World Cup

Jeremy Waters

Softball Australia and the National Scoring Committee (NSC) are pleased to announce Lesley Darby (Team Manager) and Jim Giles (Team Statistician) have been added to the Junior Steelers staff ahead

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on November 8th, 2019