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Day 1 Wrap – 2019 U17’s National Softball Championship

West Beach South Australia this week plays host to the 2019 U17 Boys’ and U17 Girls’ National Softball Championships. U17 Boys’ Day 1 Results NSW 4 d Vic 3 QLD

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on January 5th, 2019

Firestars off to perfect start

Defending champions NSW Firestars are off to the perfect start in the 2019 Gilley’s Shield, comfortably accounting for the ACT Diamonds 6-0. Shooting for their third National Championship in a

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on January 5th, 2019

Geoff Coultas appointed Head Coach of the Junior Steelers

Softball Australia is pleased to appoint Geoff Coultas as Head Coach of the Junior Steelers. Geoff played softball for WA from 1980 to 1993/4, before spending time coaching junior players

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on January 5th, 2019

Gilley’s Shield kicks off the #SummerOfSoftball

It’s time again, the best week of the year for many of our open women as they compete for National Championship honours in the 72nd Gilley’s Shield at Mirrabooka Softball

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on January 4th, 2019

Junior Australian squads to be selected in 2019

Following the introduction of the U15 Girl’s and U23 Men’s World Cups and age change of Junior World Championships from U19 to U18 (2020 onwards), Softball Australia would like to

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on January 4th, 2019

A note from the CEO of Softball Australia

As 2018 quickly comes to a close, I’d like to take the time to reflect on what has been a welcoming and fulfilling first six months as CEO of Softball

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on December 21st, 2018

Weaver calls time on an outstanding international career

Long serving Travelodge Aussie Spirit player Mel Weaver has announced her retirement from international softball. The utility player was the 241st player to represent the Australian Open Women’s team.  She

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on December 20th, 2018

Softball celebrates International Day of People with Disability

In celebration of International Day of People with Disability, the Glen Eira Moorabbin Softball Association (GEMSA) facilitated a T-ball clinic for people with a disability. People with a disability from

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on December 19th, 2018

First class coaches confirmed for Summer Slam

As the inaugural Summer Slam – Fully Loaded Softball Series approaches, the men and women calling the shots for the Panthers, Fury, Bandits, Riot, Lightning and Emeralds have been confirmed.

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on December 18th, 2018

Softball Australia announces Challenge Cup Squad

Softball Australia is pleased to announce a 16 man squad to represent Australia at the 2019 TAB Challenge Cup at ELE Stadium Rosedale Park in Albany, New Zealand from 8-10

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on December 13th, 2018