12/30/2015 12:00 AM -
The Woodlands, TX – December 30, 2015 – The Scrap Yard Dawgs of the National Pro Fastpitch league will host the USSSA Pride in their inaugural season home-opener on Friday, June 10th, 2016. The Dawgs’ home field is located at the Scrap Yard Sports complex, a first class venue located in The Woodlands, Texas.
The Dawgs begin their 2016 campaign on the road against the Chicago Bandits on Thursday, June 2nd at the Ballpark at Rosemont in Rosemont, Illinois. The reigning three-time NPF champions, Chicago Bandits, are in their 12th season in the National Pro Fastpitch league. Following the opening series in Rosemont, the Dawgs will travel to Washington, Pennsylvania to take on the PA Rebellion in a three-game stand.
The Scrap Yard Dawgs play home games throughout June, July and August before wrapping up their regular 50-game season back home with the Chicago Bandits. The following week, the NPF Championship Series takes place in Tuscaloosa, Alabama from August 19th – 23rd. This series will feature the top four regular season teams and will conclude with a three game championship series.
National Pro Fastpitch enters its 13th season of competition in 2016. League affiliate teams are experiencing increased attendance while also enjoying a comprehensive national television presence over the past two seasons on CBS Sports Network. Television coverage for the 2016 season is expected to be announced in January.
Scrap Yard Dawgs 2016 Home Schedule
About the Scrap Yard Dawgs
The Scrap Yard Dawgs will begin competition in the National Pro Fastpitch league in 2016. The Dawgs will provide elite softball players the opportunity to pursue a professional career and inspire the next generation of professionals. Located in the Houston area, the Dawgs organization and its players are committed to demonstrating leadership in community involvement, entertainment, and professionalism. Follow the Dawgs at www.scrapyarddawgs.com or on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
About the NPF
National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) is headquartered in Nashville, Tenn. The league, created to give elite female fastpitch players the opportunity to pursue a professional career in their chose sport, has operated since 1997 under the names of Women’s Pro Fastpitch (WPF) and Women’s Pro Softball League (WPSL). NPF is the Official Development Partner of Major League Baseball in the category of women’s fastpitch softball and has been since 2002.