London Meteors bow out in semi-final at Zeist
15 June 2011London Meteors, a team composed of the top male fastpitch players in the UK and some high-level converts from slowpitch, reached the semi-finals at the annual Zeisterslot Tournament in the Netherlands, played from June 11-13. Two defeats at the hands of RAF Lakenheath kept the Meteors from reaching the final.
Application forms now available for the Single-Sex Slowpitch Nationals
15 June 2011Application forms for the 2011 Men's and Women's Single-Sex Slowpitch National Championships on July 23-24 are now available on this website.
GB Women’s Team v USA to be televised on ESPN America
13 June 2011When the Great Britain Women's Fastpitch Team plays the United States in the 6th World Cup of Softball in Oklahoma City on July 24, the game will be available live in Britain on the subscription channel ESPN America, and will be televised again via tape delay on July 25 and 26.
Walkoff wins feature at the London Fastpitch Softball League
13 June 2011It was another excellent day of fastpitch when the 12 London Fastpitch Softball League teams gathered for the second day's play of the season on Saturday, June 11 at Richings Park Sports Club. Division 1 in particular featured some thrilling games and dramatic endings.
Edinburgh, East Midlands and Glasgow take the titles at the Drowned Rat All-Star Nationals
13 June 2011Last year, a torrential rainstorm washed out the final games at the BSF's League All-Star National Championships. This year, the rain was unrelenting on Sunday, but the teams mostly carried on and Scotland took home two of the three trophies.
One more team needed for BA Tournament
10 June 2011The British Airways Tournament, scheduled for the weekend of June 18-19, has room for one more A-grade or B-grade team.
Pioneers surge back at Diamond 2
7 June 2011The 2010 National Champion Pioneers, who finished 12th in the NSL/A-grade tournament at Diamond Series 1 in May, bounced back to win the competition at Diamond 2 on the weekend of June 4-5 at Farnham Park. The Muppets took the B-grade title and local team Rhythm Rascals won at C-grade.
Windsor Tournament now open to NSL teams
7 June 2011The Windsor Invitational Tournament, scheduled for the weekend of July 16-17 at Cantley Park in Wokingham, has now opened spaces for A, B and C-grade teams, including NSL teams.
Netherlands bids to host 2014 Women’s World Championships
6 June 2011The Dutch Baseball and Softball Federation has submitted a bid to the ISF to host the 2014 Women's Fastpitch World Championships at the Olympia Softball Club in Haarlem in. If the bid is successful, it will be the first time the World Championships will have been staged in Europe.
BSF Executive Meeting Report: June 2, 2011
6 June 2011The British Softball Federation Executive held a conference call meeting on the evening of Thursday, June 2. Click through for highlights of discussions and decisions.