Day 1 Wrap – U15 Girl’s Regional Softball Championship

The U15 Girls’ Regional Softball Championship is being held in conjunction with the Gilley’s Shield at Mirrabooka in WA. After the first day of competition, NSW Metro Orange, WA Gold,

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

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

Two from two puts NSW in Gilley’s Shield driver’s seat

The Firestars have planted themselves firmly in the frame for a hat-trick of Gilley’s Shield triumphs with two convincing wins during the opening day of the 2019 National Women’s Championship.

Posted in Uncategorised 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

Vale Peter Swaab

Softball Australia are saddened to hear of the loss of Peter Swaab. Peter umpired at 14 National Championships between 1978 and 1992, he passed away Sunday 16 December. He is survived

Posted in News on December 20th, 2018