New Zealand Junior White Sox Head Coach Carl Tuinenga has named a squad for a series of camps and competitions in 2018.
Hutt Valley have broken Auckland's stranglehold on the National Fastpitch Championship women's title with an 8-5 win in the grand final.
Evans - whose grand slam home run earned the Black Sox a seventh world championship gold medal last July - was the National Fastpitch Championship tournament MVP as Hutt Valley beat Auckland 6-1 in Sunday's grand final at Albany.
In recent days SNZ CEO Tony Giles has received numerous communication surrounding the WBSC announcement outlining their realignment of World Championship events.
The White Sox have a lot of work to do to have any hope of qualifying for the Tokyo Olympic Games after a dispiriting seven successive losses at the Asia Pacific Cup tournament in Australia.
NZ's Black Sox softballers will play in world tournaments in back-to-back years after a realignment of the international game by sport's global governing body.
Head Coach Kurtis Tomkins has named a 25 man squad for a series of camps and competitions in 2018. They will assemble 19-22 April in Auckland for a 4 day camp.
Nikau Peipi is more than a softball player to his teammates – he's a role model, Marlborough under-15s head coach Nathan Gill says.
The National Coaching Strategy, 2017-2020 is now available for download.
Applications are now being called for the Developing Sox and Emerging Sox National Teams.
Following the recent WBSC Congress a number of rules changes have been adopted for world championship events.
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