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Medal hopes dashed as Chinese edge out Spirit

Taylah Tsitsikronis

World Championship Game Six: China 2, Australia 0. The Aussie Spirit’s chances of earning a medal at the Softball World Championship vanished as they were beaten 2-0 by China in

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Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on July 22nd, 2016

Australian U23 Men’s & Women’s National Championships – Day 2

Play finally got underway on day two of the Australian U23 Men’s & Women’s National Championships in Blacktown, after play on day one was abandoned due to rain. It was

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Posted in Featured News, More News, News on July 22nd, 2016

World Cup Game 6: Blair sac fly wins it for Spirit

In yet another dramatic finish, the Aussie Spirit pulled off a come-from-behind victory over the Philippines in Game 6 of their World Cup game in Oklahoma City. This time the

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Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on July 10th, 2016

World Cup Game 5: Aussies win extra-inning thriller

An extra-inning sacrifice fly by Stacey McManus gave the Aussie Spirit a thrilling win after a see-sawing contest against China in Game 5 of their World Cup clash in Oklahoma

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Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on July 10th, 2016

World Cup Game 4: USA no-hitter hands Spirit first loss

The combination of a brutal schedule and a brilliant pitching performance handed the Aussie Spirit their first loss of the World Cup in Oklahoma City. After beating New Zealand earlier

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Posted in Featured News, More News, News on July 8th, 2016

World Cup Game 3: Porter blasts game-winning homer

Image courtesy Softball NZ Stacey Porter hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning to snatch a dramatic win for Australia over New Zealand in Game

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Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on July 8th, 2016

World Cup Game Two: Aussies in stunning comeback

They left it until late in the game, but the Aussie Spirit eventually came out on top with a hard-fought win over Venezuela in Game Two of the Softball World

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Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News, Uncategorised on July 7th, 2016

World Cup Game One: Aussies off to a winning start

Erin Thras put on a powerful offensive performance as the Aussie Spirit began their World Cup campaign in Oklahoma City with a 7-2 win over the Netherlands. Thras homered, doubled

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Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on July 6th, 2016

International teams give Under-23 event a lift

Teams from the USA and Indonesia will add an international flavour as the best young softball talent in Australia battle it out in Sydney this month. The four-day Under 23

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Posted in Featured News, More News, News on July 5th, 2016

Social 7s fills the off-season gap

South Australia and the Australian Capital Territory are leading the charge as Social 7s softball continues its rapid growth across the country. Both organisations have used Softball 7s to boost

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Posted in More News, News on June 23rd, 2016