July 1, 2014
Rebellion to Air on CBS Sports Network
Washington, PA-The National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) announced an agreement with CBS Sports Network for the 2014 season. The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, will host six nationally broadcast games, adding additional flair to their inaugural season.
July 1, 2014
Pennsylvania Falls in Finale, 5-2
Akron, OH-The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, lost their second straight game Tuesday, falling 5-2 to the Akron Racers at Firestone Stadium.
June 30, 2014
Bianca Mejia Collects 4-RBI in 6-5 Loss
Akron, OH-On a night where no lead was safe, Pennsylvania Rebellion shortstop Bianca Mejia, who was previously awarded the National Pro Fastpitch League’s (NPF) 2011 Wilson Defensive Player of the Year Award, turned to her bat as the veteran slugged two home runs in the team’s 6-5 walk-off defeat to the Akron Racers Monday at Firestone Stadium.
June 29, 2014
Prezioso Powers Rebellion to 3-2 Win
Akron, OH-From the 12-year-old girl who was unsure of playing softball to continuing as an outstanding collegiate athlete at Temple University, Sarah Prezioso, one of the team’s most talented rookies, lifted the Rebellion to a 3-2 victory over the Akron Racers Sunday at Firestone Stadium.
June 28, 2014
Rebellion Defeated in Turnpike Battle 9-2
Akron, OH-After an eight day hiatus from live game action, the Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, were defeated by the Akron Racers 9-2 Saturday at Firestone Stadium.
June 19, 2014
Chicago Bandits Edge Pennsylvania 5-3
Washington, PA-An outstanding offensive performance from Chicago Bandits outfielder Megan Wiggins lifted the visiting Chicago Bandits to a 5-3 victory over the Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, in a 5-3 ballgame Thursday at CONSOL Energy Park.
June 18, 2014
Rebellion Capture Bandits in 2-1 Victory
Washington, PA-In their first meeting against the Chicago Bandits, the Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, topped the visitors 2-1 on a passed ball in the bottom of the seventh inning to secure their first franchise home victory.
June 15, 2014
Rebellion Finish Road Swing with Loss
Akron, OH- The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by the Coury Financial Group, finished a four-game series against the Akron Racers with an 8-1 loss on Sunday.
June 14, 2014
Rebellion Defeated in Akron
Washington, PA-The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, was defeated by the Akron Racers at Firestone Stadium by a score of 18-2 on Saturday.
June 13, 2014
Racers Walk Off to 6-3 Win Over Pennsylvania
Akron, OH-After a wild back-and-forth affair between the Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, and the Akron Racers, shortstop Nerissa Myers powered her third home run of the season, a walk-off grand slam, to clinch the home team a 6-3 win and their second victory in the series.
June 13, 2014
Celebrate World Softball Day Fri. June 13
Washington, PA-Join the Rebellion on their first year celebrating World Softball Day! On June 13th in 1991, the International Olympic Committee decided that the Summer Olympics would now include women’s fastpitch softball. This day has been recognized globally for eight years as World Softball Day. All members of the softball community are encouraged to celebrate and support their favorite teams and players.
June 12, 2014
Angeline Quiocho Blasts Homer in 6-1 Loss
Akron, OH- It may be the start of their inaugural season, but the history remains the same as the Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, and the Akron Racers exchanged in their own “Battle of the Border” on Thursday at Firestone Stadium. However, Akron escaped with a 6-1 victory over Pennsylvania in the first game of a four game series.
June 11, 2014
There’s An App for Them
Washington, PA-The Washington Wild Things, an independent Frontier League baseball team and Pennsylvania Rebellion, a National Professional Fastpitch (NPF) team, already share the same field at CONSOL Energy Park but as of earlier this week will take their relationship one step further, this time into the digital space. The teams are proud to announce the launches of two brand new smartphone apps, available for free now on both the iPhone, Android, and iPod Touch smart phones.
June 9, 2014
All in the Family
Washington, PA-In certain sports, there are a number of families that have shared success on the field from generation to generation. On the baseball diamond, the Griffey’s, the Ripken’s and the Bonds’s have all turned the sport into a family affair. Not too often, however, is there a father-daughter relationship that settles between the base paths. That is, until the Varsho’s.
June 8, 2014
Rebellion Fall in Sunday Game 8-0
Washington, PA-The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, closed out their inaugural season home stand with an 8-0 loss to the USSSA Pride at CONSOL Energy Park Sunday.
June 7, 2014
Rebellion Loses Another Close Contest to USSSA 1-0
Washington, PA For the second time in an eight game series to start their inaugural season, the Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, lost a close 1-0 contest to the Pride on Saturday at CONSOL Energy Park. Angel Bunner suffered the loss for Pennsylvania while Blaire Luna threw 94 strikes in the win.
June 6, 2014
USSSA Pride Wins 5-2 Over the Rebellion
Washington, PA-The USSSA Pride defeated the Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, 5-2 Friday night at CONSOL Energy Park.
June 5, 2014
Pennsylvania Loses Inaugural Home Opener 6-2
Washington, PA-The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, fell to the USSSA Pride by a final score of 6-2 in their inaugural home opener at CONSOL Energy Park on Thursday, June 5.
June 3, 2014
Rebellion Split Series with Pride, Lose Game 1-0
Hanover, MD-For the second time in their inaugural opening four-game set against the USSSA Pride, the Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by The Coury Financial Group, fell victim to Cat Osterman as they lost a 1-0 nail biter Tuesday at Joe Cannon Stadium.
June 2, 2014
Rebellion Rally to 6-3 Win over Pride
Hanover, MD- The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by the Coury Financial Group, turned to a pair of late home runs by National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) veterans Courtney Liddle and Angeline Quiocho to defeat the USSSA Pride 6-3 Monday at Joe Cannon Stadium in Hanover, MD.
June 1, 2014
Rebellion to Air on ESPN3
Washington, PA-Interested in watching the Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by Coury Financial Group, battle the USSSA Pride in their inaugural weekend series. The first four games can be downloaded live on the WatchESPN app for your smartphone or tablet.
May 31, 2014
Rebellion Pick Up First Franchise Win
Salisbury, MD-The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by Coury Financial Group, earned their first win in franchise history as they defeated the USSSA Pride 3-2 on Saturday. Although the Rebellion’s offensive performances hoisted the team to the victory, it was Dallas Escobedo’s near perfect performance that shined.
May 30, 2014
Rebellion Lose Inaugural Season Opener 2-1
Salisbury, MD-The Pennsylvania Rebellion (0-1), presented by the Coury Financial Group, took the field on Friday night at Perdue Stadium anxiously awaiting their new foes in the National Pro Fastpitch League (NPF). But, the newest franchise in a four team league was edged by the former NPF Champions, the USSSA Pride (1-0), 2-1 in their inaugural season opener.
May 29, 2014
Rebellion Ready to Take Center Stage Friday, May 30th
Washington, PA-The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by Coury Financial Group, will begin their inaugural season in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) League this weekend as they travel to Salisbury, MD to face the USSSA Pride on Friday, May 30 and Saturday, May 31. The Rebellion will then make the short trek to Hanover, MD to play the Pride for two more games at Joe Cannon Stadium on Monday, June 2 and Tuesday, May 3.
May 27, 2014
Rebellion Home Opener Scheduled for June 5th
Washington’s one and only professional fastpitch softball team are scheduled for their inaugural home opener Thursday, June 5th at 7:05 p.m
May 21, 2014
Heather Bresch to Receive Prestigious Joan Joyce Achievement Award
Washington, Pa -- The Pennsylvania Rebellion Professional Fastpitch Softball Team announced today that Heather Bresch, chief executive officer of Mylan Inc., is this year’s recipient of the Joan Joyce Achievement Award.
April 28, 2014
Rebellion Prep for Inaugural Home Opener June 5th
Washington, PA-Earlier last week,the Pennsylvania Rebellion of the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF), league released their dates for their inaugural campaign.
April 28, 2014
Rebellion Open Tryout Date: Friday, May 23rd 2014
Washington, PA-The Pennsylvania Rebellion, the newest team to join the National Pro Fastpitch League (NPF) has now rescheduled Rebellion open tryouts for their inaugural season on Friday, May 23rd from 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at CONSOL Energy Park, 1 Washington Federal Way, Washington, PA 15301.
April 17, 2014
Rebellion Sign Former UCLA Standout
Washington, PA-The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by the Coury Financial Group, are pleased to announce they have signed former UCLA Bruins standout B.B. Bates to her first professional contract.
April 16, 2014
Top 25 Finalists for the 2014 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year Announced
Article written by: BY STEVEN EMBREE | APRIL 09, 2014, MIDNIGHT (ET) OKLAHOMA CITY — The Amateur Softball Association (ASA) of America and USA Softball announced the Top 25 Finalists for the 2014 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year, which will be announced at the opening of the 2014 NCAA Women’s College World Series (WCWS) in Oklahoma City. This award, which is considered the most prestigious honor in Division I women’s collegiate softball, is designed to recognize the outstanding athletic achievement by female players across the country.
April 16, 2014
Rebellion Acquire USSSA Pride Shorstop Jenn Salling
Washington, PA-The Pennsylvania Rebellion, presented by the Coury Financial Group, has acquired USSSA Pride infielder Jenn Salling in a trade for former New York/New Jersey Comets player Amanda Kamekona and a player to be named later.
April 3, 2014
Rebellion Select Six in 2014 NPF Draft
Washington, PA-The Pennsylvania Rebellion, who will play their home games at CONSOL Energy Park this summer, selected six outstanding collegiate athletes at the 2014 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) Draft Monday night in Nashville.
April 2, 2014
The Sky is the Limit at CONSOL Energy Park
Washington, PA-Hit a homerun at CONSOL Energy Park and take advantage of Washington County’s friendly confines for advertising space, family entertainment, team building exercises, special events and much, much more.
April 2, 2014
Rebellion Select Pitcher with First-Overall Pick in 2014 NPF Draft
Washington, PA-With the first overall pick in the 2014 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) Draft, the Pennsylvania Rebellion, selected senior Dallas Escobedo from Arizona State University.
April 2, 2014
Open House April 12th!
Spring is near and the Washington Wild Things along with the Pennsylvania Rebellion, a professional women’s fastpitch softball team, are unlocking the gates to CONSOL Energy Park for Open House on April 12th.
March 18, 2014
Rebellion's Roster Begins to Unfold:Signing of Ashley Carter
March 13, 2014
NPF Releases Changes for Upcoming 2014 Season
Nashville, Tenn - National Pro Fastpitch today announced changes to be implemented for the 2014 regular season and championship play. Changes were made in overall policies, game rules and umpire structure and most were voted on at the owners’ meetings which took place in November.
March 7, 2014
Rebellion Inaugural Coaching Staff Announced
Washington, PA-The Pennsylvania Rebellion are pleased to announce that the organization has added three experienced coaches to complete their 2014 inaugural season staff.
March 3, 2014
CONSOL Energy Park Seasonal Job Fair March 14 and 15
Washington, PA-Officials at CONSOL Energy Park announced they will host a job fair on March 14 and 15 at the Washington Crown Center. The field will be home to not only the Washington Wild Things but also the Pennsylvania Rebellion, professional women’s Fastpitch softball team.
February 26, 2014
NPF Welcomes Talon Partnerships and Events
Nashville, TN – February 25, 2014 - National Pro Fastpitch announced today the signing of Michael Pine and his new agency Talon Partnerships & Events to lead Sales, Sponsorship and Licensing opportunities for the league. Pine is now the lead executive in charge for NPF's newly created Sales and Sponsorship division.
CONSOL Energy Park Announces 2014 Promotional Schedule
Washington, PA-The Washington Wild Things and Pennsylvania Rebellion are proud to announce the first ever combined promotional schedule in CONSOL Energy Park history. Highlighting the 2014 schedule will be eleven post-game fireworks shows, presented by Washington Financial, seven giveaway nights and five community nights.
Carson and Barnes Circus Coming to a Ballpark Near You
Washington, PA-When the athletes are away, the elephants will play.
Draftee Update: Episode 1
The Pennsylvania Rebellion is anxiously awaiting the start of their inaugural season in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF). Recently, the Rebellion drafted six players in the 2014 NPF Draft in Nashville, and, although they have not joined the team as of yet, they are contributing to their own college programs. Here is a rundown of these players. It should be noted that each selected player from the 2014 NPF College Draft cannot officially sign a contract with their respective professional teams until after the completion of their college season.
Rebellion signs NPF veteran Bianca Mejia
Washington, PA-The Pennsylvania Rebellion is pleased to announce the addition of 2011 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) Defensive Player of the Year Bianca Mejia to their 2014 roster. Mejia’s signing is the fourth of the offseason for the Rebellion who will be entering their inaugural season of competition in the NPF.