Two Slow Pitch National Championships up for grabs this weekend in Mississippi

By Codi Warren (cwarren@usasoftball.com) | Sept. 27, 2018, 2:02 p.m. (ET)

Ridgeland, Miss. — The 2018 Championship season for USA Softball will come to a close this weekend as USA Softball welcomes participants and fans to the Super Slow Pitch and Men’s Class A Slow Pitch National Championships. 

Held in Ridgeland, Miss. at Freedom Ridge Park, the action-packed weekend kicks off today at 6 p.m. CT for the Men’s Supers while the Men’s A begins Saturday at 9 a.m. CT.  Both 2017 National Champions WC Monsta, the Super Slow Pitch titleholder, and Precision, the Men’s Class A winner, are set to defend their titles at this year’s event.

Teams competing in the Men’s Super National Championship include: Comatose/S2N/Monsta, H. Auto/RDD/All In/Sprizzi/Easton, Team Racks/Yahhh, T’s 13/Monsta/Ductech and WC Monsta.  Free live streaming and live stats will be available throughout the entire Super Slow Pitch National Championship, and links can be found by clicking here >>

Ten teams will battle it out in the Men’s A National Championship: Armed Forces, Comatose/S2N/Monsta, EGL Foundation/Gillies Softball/VSP/ASP, Evolution/Primetime/Easton/Klutch, Precision/H. Auto/Sprizzi, Team Racks/Yahhh, Thunder/Flippin Keys, T’s 13/Monsta/Ductech, WC Monsta/Team Chent and WC Monsta/Team Jer Bear. Free live streaming and live stats will be available throughout the entire Men’s Class A Slow Pitch National Championship, and links can be found by clicking here >>

Both the Super and Men’s Class A Slow Pitch National Championships serve as an identification opportunity for individuals wishing to be a member of the USA Softball Slow Pitch National Teams.

For more information, visit USASoftball.com.

**Schedule is subject to change.

About USA Softball

USA Softball is a 501(c)(3) not-for profit organization headquartered in Oklahoma City, Okla., and is designated as the National Governing Body (NGB) of Softball in the United States and a member of the United States Olympic Committee. One of the nation’s largest sports organizations, USA Softball sanctions competition in every state through a network of 69 local associations and has grown from a few hundred teams in the early days to over 150,000 teams today, representing a membership of more than 2 million.  USA Softball is dedicated to providing people of all ages the opportunity to play the game they love at a variety of levels by offering recreational, league, tournament and competitive play for fast pitch, slow pitch and modified pitch.  USA Softball annually conducts thousands of tournaments throughout the country including over 100 National Championships.  The USA Softball umpire program is among the nation’s largest and are widely known as the best trained umpires in the game.

As the NGB for the sport of softball, USA Softball is responsible for training, equipping and promoting the six USA Softball National Teams that compete in events such as the Olympics, Pan American Games, World Championships and other international and domestic events. For more information on USA Softball, including its founding and history as the Amateur Softball Association of America (ASA), please visit www.USASoftball.com.