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Leigh’s a leader – on and off the field

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Leigh Godfrey’s performances in an Aussie Spirit uniform mark her as a top-class player. But she brings more to the team than just what she can do with a bat

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on August 21st, 2017

New hosts announced for the 2018-2020 Combined Under 17 National Championships

Softball Australia would like to announce the re-allocation of the 2018-2020 Combined Under 17 National Championships. Originally allocated to be played at Redlands Softball Association from 2018-2020, a recent organisational

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on August 15th, 2017

Hard work pays off as Jess takes the next step

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Jess Torpey is living proof of those old sporting adages about the benefits of training hard and never giving up. After being on the fringes of national selection for a

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on August 10th, 2017

Junior Spirit star Tarni takes a giant leap forward

Rising Australian softball star Tarni Stepto will get a chance to gain valuable international experience when she joins the Aussie Spirit squad in Japan this month. Stepto, 17, a 186cm

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on August 8th, 2017

Spirit ready to take on world’s best at Japan Cup

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For most of the Aussie Spirit players, the 2017 Japan Cup won’t be as big a shock to the system as it has been in previous years. In the past,

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on August 1st, 2017

Junior Spirit match it with the best, but fall short of medal

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If you were to judge the Junior Spirit’s performance purely on their finishing place, it would seem to be a disappointment. But to do that would be to ignore some

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on August 1st, 2017

Aussie Spirit Japan Cup team announced

The Australian team for the Japan Cup has been announced today. The 17-player Aussie Spirit team will depart Australia on 19 August and return on 29 August. The Japan Cup tournament

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on July 28th, 2017

Junior Spirit take next step in World Championship quest

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Australia have qualified for the playoff rounds at the Junior Women’s Softball World Championship — but now the hard work starts all over again. The Junior Spirit will play China

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on July 28th, 2017

Junior Spirit continue solid form in World Championship

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After five games of the Junior Women’s Softball World Championship, the Australians have established themselves among the world’s best teams. With a 4-1 win-loss record, the Junior Spirit are second

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on July 27th, 2017

Heartbreaking loss for gallant Junior Spirit

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The Junior Spirit produced a fantastic performance but came up agonisingly short against Japan, going down 1-0 in a thrilling contest at the Junior Women’s World Championship.  An astonishing pitching

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on July 26th, 2017