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ANDERSON BAT COMPANY ADDS AS NPF OFFICIAL SUPPLIER

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – National Pro Fastpitch announced the addition of Anderson Bat Company to the League’s Official Equipment Supplier category. This is the first time in the company’s 18-year history it will be affiliated with NPF. 
 
As an Official Supplier in the category of bats, NPF players will have the option to swing either of two models supplied by Anderson, the Rocketech or the Supernova. The Rocketech model is recognized for power, while the Supernova is a specialty “slapper” bat. 
 
“Anderson Bat Company is extremely excited to be part of the National Pro Fastpitch family,” said Dennis Castro, Director of Sales and Marketing. “It has been a hope for us and we are ready to be a part of the league’s success. We look forward to our relationship with NPF players and teams in the upcoming season.” 
 
Anderson, headquartered in Santa Fe Springs, California, touts performance bats that are designed, engineered and manufactured to improve performance by maximizing vibrational energy. Complimenting the design are high quality raw materials used to deliver one of the largest effective hitting areas in the sport. 
 
“National Pro Fastpitch is pleased to add Anderson Bats to our Official Supplier category,” commented NPF Commissioner, Cheri Kempf. “We appreciate the confidence of Anderson in putting the Rocketech and Supernova in the hands of our professional players in 2017 and we look forward to seeing the performance of these two bats at the highest level.”
 
National Pro Fastpitch opens its 14th season on Thursday, June 1, when the Chicago Bandits host the Akron Racers at The Ballpark at Rosemont. Players will report to their respective markets mid-May to begin preparations for the 2017 season.
 
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About the Akron Racers: The Akron Racers, headquartered in Akron, OH, is the oldest existing team in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) league. The Racers will celebrate their 16th season of play in 2017.  The Akron Racers competed in the Women's Pro Softball League (WPSL) for two seasons in 1999 and 2000 and in the NPF since 2004.  Historic Firestone Stadium is home to the Racers and numerous amateur events at all levels of play. 
 
About National Pro Fastpitch (NPF)
National Pro Fastpitch (NPF), an Official Development Partner of Major League Baseball since 2002, provides elite female athletes with an opportunity to pursue a professional career in diamond sports beyond their collegiate success.  The NPF affiliate teams consist of the Akron Racers, Chicago Bandits, Scrap Yard Dawgs, Texas Charge and USSSA Florida Pride for the 2017 season. National Pro Fastpitch players hail from the United States, Australia, and Canada, among which are the most accomplished and talented athletes in the sport of women’s softball.
 


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