DALLAS –– Inclement weather in the Dallas area has cancelled the three-game series between the world-ranked No. 1 U.S. Women's National Team and No. 5 Mexico, USA Softball announced today. Originally slated to take place Feb. 12-14 at the Texas Rangers Major League Baseball (MLB) Youth Academy as a part of the "Stand Beside Her" tour, presented by MLB, the Women’s National Team will continue indoor training and practice sessions, which will be closed to the public to limit any potential exposure to the athletes and staff during their time together.
About USA Softball
USA Softball (USAS) 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 & Paralympic Committee. One of the nation’s largest sports organizations, USAS sanctions competition through a network of Local Associations, which includes all 50 states and select metro associations. USAS 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. USAS annually conducts thousands of tournaments throughout the country including over 100 National Championships. The USAS 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, USAS 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 USAS, including its founding and history as the Amateur Softball Association of America (ASA), please visit, www.USASoftball.com.