• Canada Gears Up for 2022 WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup

    Palmerston North, New Zealand –  2022 WBSC Men's Softball World Cup

  • Gordie Wise Passes

    Piqua, OH - - Gordie Wise Passes

  • Tom Walker Passes

    Drayton, ON - - Tom Walker Passes

  • 1972 HOCKEY SUMMIT SERIES -- Invitation to 50th Anniversary Local Celebration

    Kitchener, ON - - 1972 HOCKEY SUMMIT SERIES -- Invitation to 50th Anniversary Local Celebration

     

         - From our good friend, John Thompson

  • Remembering Daniel “Buddha” Haas

    Madison, WI - - Remembering Daniel “Buddha” Haas

  • ISC Hall of Fame Program - Class of 2022

    ISC Hall of Fame Program - Class of 2022

  • Bob Harrow Passes

    Canberra, ACT, AU - - Bob Harrow Passes

  • Softball Canada Announces 2022 Men’s National Team Core Players

    Ottawa, ON - - Softball Canada Announces
    2022 Men’s National Team Core Players

  • Ewart Thomas Timlin Passes

    Cobourg, ON - - Ewart Thomas Timlin Passes

  • RICHARD HNAKUIK passes

    Garden River, ON - - RICHARD HNAKUIK passes

  • Paul Papulkas Passes

    Markham, ON - - Paul Papulkas Passes

  • Let's Bring our Friend Sammy Home!

    Let's Bring our Friend Sammy Forbes Home!

    GOOD NEWS! Sammy is home and on the mend!

  • Colin Smith Passes

    Brampton, ON - -  Colin Smith Passes

  • Gary Baughman has passed away - 19 March 2021

    Cedar Rapids, IA - - Gary Baughman has passed away 
    -  19 March 2021

  • 1999 Waterloo Twins Suited up at Field of Dreams

    Dyersville, IA - - 1999 Waterloo Twins Suited up at Field of Dreams

  • Robbie Scheller Passes

    Saskatoon, SK - -  Robbie Scheller Passes

  • Russell Moffat passes

    Christchurch, NZ - - Russell Moffat passes

  • Bill Horne Passes

    St. Thomas, ON - - Bill Horne Passes

    Updated Article 8 March 2021

     

     MOURNING BILL HORNE, MY PRODIGY

    by "Wright's Lane" - Richard (Dick) Wright

     

  • Passing of Wayne Brown

    Ottawa, ON - - Passing of Wayne Brown

         - Obituary added

  • Loss of a legend: Ty Stofflet dies at 79

    Allentown, PA - - Loss of a legend: Ty Stofflet dies at 79

  • Remembering the Life of Ken Hill

    Six Nations, ON - - Remembering the Life of Ken Hill

  • Sports Series: Former elite Indigenous fastball pitcher continues to enjoy the sport

    Garden River, ON - -  Sports Series: Former elite Indigenous fastball pitcher continues to enjoy the sport

  • Ray Alviano Passes

    Kitchener, ON - - Ray Alviano Passes

  • Jack Fireman Passes

    Toronto, ON - Jack Fireman Passes

  • Ken Hackmeister has passed

    Farmington, UT - Ken Hackmeister has passed

    - Very nice tribute from the Internationall Softball Congress

    - Photo memories

    - A tribute Al wrote to Kenny in August 2019

     - Obituary added

    - Memories and photos

  • New York Gremlins repeat as ISC World Tournament Champions

    Denmark, WI - - New York Gremlins repeat as ISC World Tournament Champions

  • Dieppe Ridge win ISC Legends Championship

    Toronto, ON  - - Dieppe Ridge win ISC Legends Championship

  • Hitmen from St. John's went a long way to maintain their winning habit

    St. John's, NL - - Hitmen from St. John's went a long way to maintain their winning habit

         - Galway wins three games in one day to give Newfoundland a seventh national senior men’s championship in eight years

  • International Softball Congress announces election of four to the ISC Hall of Fame

    Denmark, WI - - International Softball Congress announces election of four to the ISC Hall of Fame

         - Media Release for the ISC Hall of Fame Class of 2020 inductees.

  • ISC HALL OF FAME – CONGRATULATIONS TO THE CLASS OF 2019

    Denmark, WI - - ISC HALL OF FAME – CONGRATULATIONS TO THE  CLASS OF 2019

     

         - Program Added!

  • Social media explodes, celebrations in the streets as Argentina wins its first-ever Softball World Championship

    Prague, CZ - - Social media explodes, celebrations in the streets as Argentina wins its first-ever Softball World Championship

  • Al's Fastball – The King of Online Fastpitch News Gets a Website Upgrade

    Richmond Hill, ON - Al's Fastball in 2015 (a blog by Net Reliant)

    The website grew exponentially to well above a staggering 10,000 pages of content. Average monthly volume is approximately 3,000 unique visits in Aug 2015 and now over 10,000 visits weekly in Aug 2016. And the Twitter following for @AlsFastball is just below celebrity status at approximately 9,400 followers and growing daily to over 11,000 in 2016.

  • AlsFastball News Daily
    News from the world of Men's Fastpitch Softball. Plus we try to promote the game of softball worldwide.
  • Al Doran, a pioneer in men's fastball - by Bob Otto

    Richmond Hill, ON

   News Stories

Canada Edged by Argentina at 2022 Men’s World Cup

December 2, 2022

Auckland, New Zealand –  Canada Edged by Argentina
at 2022 Men’s World Cup



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Canada Tops United States in Thriller at 2022 Men’s World Cup

December 1, 2022

Auckland, New Zealand –  Canada Tops United States in Thriller at 2022 Men’s World Cup



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Team USA suffers tight, 4-3 loss to Team Canada in Game 1 of Super Round

December 1, 2022

AUCKLAND, New Zealand –  Team USA suffers tight, 4-3 loss to Team Canada in Game 1 of Super Round



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Canada Finishes First in Pool B with Win over Japan at 2022 Men’s World Cup

November 30, 2022

Auckland, New Zealand –  Canada Finishes First in Pool B with Win over Japan at 2022 Men’s World Cup



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   Bulletin Board

Is your team interested in joining the GHFL?

November 27, 2022

Niagara Area: Is your team interested in joining the GHFL?



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Player in NB Looking for a Team

September 22, 2022

Player in NB Looking for a Team



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Player in Mississippi looking for a team

September 20, 2022

Pass Christian, MS - -  Player in Mississippi looking for a team



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Player looking for mens fastball in Brandon/Tampa Florida area

September 18, 2022

Player looking for mens fastball in Brandon/Tampa Florida area



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   Videos

With 1 year to go, promo video released for WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup 2022 in New Zealand

November 26, 2021

With 1 year to go, promo video released for WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup 2022 in New Zealand


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Craig Crawford Inducted into Waterloo Region Hall of Fame

October 6, 2020

Craig Crawford Inducted into Waterloo Region Hall of Fame



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1997 Perth Shootout Green Bay All Car vs Farm Tavern

May 16, 2020

Perth, ON - - 1997 Perth Shootout Green Bay All Car vs Farm Tavern

 

    - From the 1997 Perth Shootout, this game features two of the best from the great state of Wisconsin, Green Bay All Car Roadrunners vs The Farm Tavern.



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2015 ISF WBSC Men's Softball World Championship Gold Medal Game: Canada vs New Zealand

May 9, 2020

Saskatoon, SK - - 2015 ISF WBSC Men's Softball World Championship Gold Medal Game: Canada vs New Zealand



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   Stats

Boxscore for OCAA Womens Gold Medal Game

October 24, 2015

Stats now available for the OCAA Women's Softball Gold Medal Game (Humber Hawks vs Durham Lords).

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Stats for Lords vs Saints (OCAA Womens Softball)

October 23, 2015

Stats now available for the OCAA Women's Softball match between Durham Lords and St. Clair Saints.

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Stats for Hawks vs Saints (OCAA Womens Softball)

October 23, 2015

Stats now available for the OCAA Women's Softball match between Humber Hawks and St. Clair Saints.

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Stats for Lords vs Falcons (OCAA Womens Softball)

October 23, 2015

Stats now available for the OCAA Women's Softball match between Durham Lords and Fanshawe Falcons.

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   Photos

Great Collection of Fastpitch Photos

October 27, 2015

Thanks to Maddy's Photos for putting together a number of fastpitch photo albums.

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   Publications

Press Release - 2016 ISC Guide Online

May 30, 2016

Findlay, OH - Press Release - ISC Guide Online



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2015 ISC World Championship Guide Available for Viewing

September 30, 2015

The 2015 ISC World Championship Guide is now available as a free download or for viewing online.

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