SYFP Signs Tatum Edwards
Conroe, TX – June 5th, 2019- Scrap Yard Fast Pitch, an independent women’s professional softball team, announced today that they have signed veteran professional pitcher, Tatum Edwards! If you’re wondering why that name sounds familiar, Tatum’s twin sister is SYFP catcher, Taylor Edwards!
As a native from Murrieta, CA, Tatum attended Vista Murrieta High School and played travel ball for the widely-known Corona Angels. She went on to attend Nebraska and become one of the most decorated players in school history. She was a four-time All-Conference selection and two-time NFCA All-American, in addition to being dubbed “one of the top dual-threat pitchers and hitters in Nebraska and NCAA history!” Edwards finished her career with a whopping 70 wins in the circle and 46 home runs!
When asked about the opportunity to continue her professional career, Tatum said, “I am so excited to join Scrap Yard Fast Pitch and be back out on the field. There are some incredible athletes on this team and I’m so excited to play alongside them. I couldn’t be more grateful for this opportunity to play the game I love!”
Connie May’s excitement to add another veteran in the circle was clear when she said, “To have a dedicated athlete like Tatum decide to play again and reach out is such a win for us. She is so talented and will bring so much experience to this program. I love me some Edwards Twins!!!”
Scrap Yard Fast Pitch
Scrap Yard Fast Pitch, LLC was established to create sustainable professional softball opportunities for elite female athletes so they could earn a living while playing the game they love. It began competition in the summer of 2018 and has continued into 2019, not only providing elite softball players the opportunity to pursue a professional career, but to inspire future generations of professional softball players. Located in the Houston area, Scrap Yard Fast Pitch is committed to demonstrating leadership in community involvement, entertainment, and professionalism. Follow Scrap Yard Fast Pitch on Facebook (@ScrapYardFP), Twitter (@ScrapYardFP), or Instagram (@ScrapYardFP) to keep up with the latest happenings.