Diamond Duel – Women’s Professional Fastpitch Series Just One-Week Away
NORTH MANKATO, MINN. — The National Pro Fastpitch (NPF): Diamond Duel professional fastpitch softball series, featuring the NPFs most historic franchise the Chicago Bandits vs Beijing Shougang Eagles, is only one week away. The 6-game, 5-day series will be held at Caswell Park in North Mankato from June 19-23, 2018.
In addition to the game schedule, the Mankato Peppers have announced the following additional event highlights:
June 19: Miracle League and Education night presented by Mathnasium and Minnesota State University, Mankato
June 20: Lil Peppers Night, all Lil Peppers get in free if wearing their jersey
June 21: Tailgate party featuring live music from local band “Old School,” music starts at 6 pm at Caswell Park
June 22: Pork Dinner (free will donation), between Games 1 and 2; sponsored by Rabo Financial and the MN Pork Producers
June 23: NPF: Diamond Duel Series Finale presented by US Bank
Weekday games will feature jersey raffles with Saturday’s game having a silent auction of autographed memorabilia.
Also confirmed, the series will feature both the 2017 NCAA Division 1 National Champion pitcher (Paige Lowary) and the 2017 NCAA Division II National Champion pitcher (Coley Ries).
Get your event tickets at MankatoPeppers.com, starting at just $13.50.
National Pro Fastpitch, an Official Development Partner of Major League Baseball since 2004 provides elite female athletes with an opportunity to pursue a professional career in fastpitch softball beyond their collegiate and amateur success. National Pro Fastpitch players hail from the United States, Australia, Canada and China among which are the most accomplished and talented athletes in the sport of women’s softball. www.profastpitch.com