Team GB leads the pack after Day One of the Co-Ed Slowpitch Euros
19 July 2011The GB Slowpitch National Team is boasting a 3-0 record after the first day of action in the 2011 European Co-Ed Slowpitch Championships in Dupnitsa, Bulgaria.
Online play-by-play and live video available for European Women’s Championships
19 July 2011The European Softball Federation has announced that play-by-play updates from all ESF competitions this summer will be available online, as well as live broadcasts of the final games from the 2011 European Women's Championships in Italy, where the GB Women's Team hope they will be involved.
GB Junior Fastpitch Men finish European Championships with a 2-7 record
19 July 2011Head Coach Stan Doney reports on the final games for the GB Junior Men's Fastpitch Team at the European Junior Championships in Kostelec nad Orlici, Czech Republic.
GB Women look sharp in their first scrimmage game in Oklahoma
19 July 2011The GB Women's Fastpitch Team has now been fully assembled in Oklahoma City to play in the 6th World Cup of Softball from July 21-25 against the top four teams in the world, and they played crisp, efficient softball in their opening scrimmage game.
GB Juniors lose final game to rain
17 July 2011The GB Junior (Under-19) Women's Fastpitch Team had one last consolation game to play on Saturday, July 16 at the Canadian Open Fastpitch Futures Gold Tournament, but a day of leaden skies and intermittent rain led to consolation round games being cancelled, so GB's tournament is over.
GB Junior Women drop out of the consolation round
15 July 2011It was another winnable game -- but in the end it was just another loss for the GB Junior Fastpitch Women's Team on Friday, July 15 at the Canadian Open Fastpitch Futures Gold Tournament, this time in the Consolation Playoff round. It means that GB can't win the consolation bracket, but the team will have one more game to play on Saturday.
Birmingham Bobcats venture out to the Netherlands
15 July 2011Ten members of the Birmingham Bobcats Softball Club -- also known as the TourCats -- embarked on an epic trip to the Netherlands on the weekend of July 8-10 for sightseeing, partying and a bit of softball against the Sittard Condors.
GB Junior Men turn the tables on Croatia
15 July 2011There were expected losses to European men's fastpitch powers Denmark and the Czech Republic for the GB Junior (Under-19) Men's Fastpitch Team as as the European Championships continued in Kostelec nad Orlici in the Czech Republic. But then the GB Juniors turned the tables on Croatia for their second win of the tournament.
Replacement players selected for GB Slowpitch Team
15 July 2011The GB Slowpitch Team that will compete in European Slowpitch Championships from July 19-23 in Dupnitsa, Bulgaria, has called up two new players as replacements for players who have had to drop out of the tour.
GB Junior Men win their first game in Europe since 2004
14 July 2011The recently-formed GB Junior (Under-19) Men's Fastpitch Team, playing in European Junior Championships for the first time since 2004, recorded their first win on Tuesday, July 12 -- a convincing 18-8 victory over Israel. But this went along with a trouncing at the hands of the host Czech Republic.