Month: September 2022

Women’s National Fastpitch League – Week 1

The 2022 / 2023 Women’s National Fastptich League Season kicks off with a double header Sunday featuring inter-club derby on September 18, 2022.

This will be the first season that the league has moved to a single sex format. The freshman league will start the season with 3 teams, but it is hoped that the St. Catherines ‘Rocks franchise will be able to add an extra league team during the season. Week 1 League Schedule is available here.

The teams consist of both experienced players, players new to fastpitch and younger players starting their career pathway in the sport. Full details on the league schedule are available here:

Games will be played at St. Catherines Park (the venue under development for the World Cup in 2023) the new home of Fastpitch in Ireland and the location of the soon to be developed Women’s Fastpitch Centre of Excellence.

St. Catherines ‘Rocks Teams Confirmed

Newly renamed, St. Catherines ‘Rocks Softball Club which is a franchise in the Fastpitch Ireland League is delighted to confirm its rosters for the 2022 Season. The Club will turn out 2 teams in the Fastpitch Ireland league starting on September 18, 2022 which kicks off with an inter-team derby at 12 Noon in St. Catherines Park. The Rosters for the opening games of the season are listed below. As ever, the club is open to new players wishing to join, any players wishing to join the should email

Week 1 Schedule – September 18, 2022:
12 Noon Green ‘Rocks v Blue ‘Rocks
1:10pm Green ‘Rocks v Cork/Galway
2.20pm Blue ‘Rocks v Cork/Galway