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Teenage Tamieka ready to take on huge challenge

Tamieka Whitefield

At some time in the future, Tamieka Whitefield will probably be up the front of a classroom in her career as a teacher. But that time may be a long

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on March 22nd, 2018

26-player Aussie Spirit team set to take on NPF

The Aussie Spirit now have a full roster of 26 players to compete in the National Pro Fastpitch league in the USA this year. In a ground-breaking move, Softball Australia

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on March 21st, 2018

Olympics can wait – Justine’s focus is on 2018

Justine Smethurst

As the youngest member of the 2008 Aussie Spirit Olympic team, Justine Smethurst seemed to have a long Olympic career ahead of her. That all looked to have ended when

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on March 16th, 2018

Schedule set for Aussie Spirit’s pro league debut

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The Aussie Spirit will play 48 games in their debut season in the 2018 National Pro Fastpitch League. The NPF schedule, released today, features the Spirit playing in the first

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on March 14th, 2018

2018 Australian U17 Boys’ Squad

Softball Australia is pleased to announce the 2018 Australian U17 Boys’ Squad. The squad will attend the 2018 International Friendship Series training camp and competition, to be held at Redlands

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News, Uncategorised on March 7th, 2018

Taylah leads the way as Spirit stars join NPF

Taylah Tsitsikronis

Taylah Tsitsikronis has become the first player to sign a contract with the Aussie Spirit to play in the National Pro Fastpitch league in the USA this year. It’s the

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News, Noticeboard on March 7th, 2018

2018 Australian Men’s Squad

Softball Australia is pleased to announce the 2018 Australian Men’s Squad. At this stage, there are no official programs for the Aussie Steelers (Australian Men’s Team) in the 2018 calendar

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News, Uncategorised on March 2nd, 2018

Junior Steelers among 14 teams for World Championship

junior men softball world championship

The Junior Steelers will find themselves in a state-of-the-art facility when they venture to Canada for the XII WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship in July. Fourteen countries will battle

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on February 27th, 2018

Statisticians appointed for World Championships

Softball Australia has appointed statisticians who will accompany the Aussie Spirit and Junior Steelers to World Championships this year. Rowena Whittle has been appointed to the Aussie Spirit staff for

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on February 26th, 2018

Roberts plans to make the most of her second chance

ellen roberts

When the 2016 Aussie Spirit World Championship team was chosen, Ellen Roberts’ name was not on the list. Disappointed but not disillusioned, Roberts did not complain about her non-selection, did

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on February 21st, 2018