GB Under-22s lead the women’s fastpitch charge into Europe
24 June 2022
Great Britain’s 2022 European Championship campaign began last week with victory by the European Men’s Slowpitch Team. Next week, the GB Under-22 Women will be the first fastpitch team in European competition this summer, with several more to follow.
Women’s Fastpitch World Cup group stages and final awarded to Europe
23 June 2022
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has awarded hosting rights for the 2023 group stages of its flagship WBSC Women’s Fastpitch World Cup to three European countries: Italy, Ireland and Spain.
GB Under-13 Girls’ Fastpitch Team announces 2022 selections
21 June 2022
GB Under-13 Girls’ Fastpitch Team Head Coach Jodie Rushin has now announced selections for the 2022 GB Cubs squad that will compete in the annual European Massimo Romeo Youth Tournament (EMRYT) from 10-13 August in Collecchio, Italy.
WBSC gives the go-ahead for first Co-ed Slowpitch World Cup
20 June 2022
The World Baseball Softball Confederation Executive Board, meeting in Pully, Switzerland on Thursday 9 June, has given the go-ahead for the first-ever WBSC Co-ed Slowpitch World Cup for national teams to be held in 2023.
Stags lose unbeaten record in GBFL Week 3 but The Mix stay undefeated
19 June 2022
It took three weekends of play in the Great Britain Fastpitch League (GBFL) before the Stags, runaway leaders in the Men’s Division, dropped a game – a 14-13 loss to second place Meteors on Sunday 12 June at Farnham Park. However, The Mix remain undefeated on top of the Women’s Division.
GB Slowpitch Men blast their way to European Championship gold
18 June 2022
Three astonishing innings at the end of a long, hot day, during which they put 48 runs on the scoreboard, led the GB Men to the gold medal on Saturday at the European Men’s Slowpitch Championship in Colorno, Italy.
GB Under-15 Women’s Fastpitch Team announces long-list selections
18 June 2022
A preliminary roster has been announced for the GB Under-15 Women’s Fastpitch Team, who will be travelling to Enschede in The Netherlands to compete in the European Under-15 Women’s Championship from 18-24 July.
GB Slowpitch Men power through to top seed for the Euros Page Playoff
17 June 2022
Team GB came from behind for a hard-fought win over the Netherlands on Friday morning at the European Men’s Slowpitch Championship in Colorno, Italy, then had an easier win over Ireland in the afternoon. As a result, GB will be seeded #1 going into Saturday’s Page Playoff.
GB Slowpitch Men secure playoff seeding with nail-biting win over Ireland
16 June 2022
Great Britain, in need of a win on Thursday morning to secure second place in the group stage at the European Men’s Slowpitch Championship in Colorno, Italy, staged two late-game rallies to overcome Ireland by 14-13 in what was very much a ‘game of two halves’.
Another day of contrasts for the GB Slowpitch Men at the Euros
15 June 2022
The second day of play for the GB Team at the European Men’s Slowpitch Championship in Colorno, Italy was another day of sharp contrasts – but this time, GB came away with two wins to move into second place in the standings.