SYFP Signs Brittany Finney
Conroe, TX – June 22nd, 2019 - Scrap Yard Fast Pitch, an independent women’s professional softball team, announced today the signing of Ole Miss pitcher, Brittany Finney!
Brittany is originally from Wichita, Kansas and started her college career in Norman, Oklahoma with the Sooners of OU. After posting a 1.12 ERA in 12 appearances as a freshman, she made the move to Oxford to play for the Rebels of Ole Miss. During her 3-year tenure as a Rebel, Brittany posted a career 2.66 ERA in 226.1 innings of work and helping her team wrack up 27 wins. She also held her opponents to a career .258 batting average. Finney also proved to be an asset at the plate for the Rebels where she blasted 18 home runs, plated 80 RBI’s, and tallied a .429 slugging percentage.
Brittany finished her career strong as a senior where she had 5 shutout appearances in 147.2 innings of work. She also helped her team win the Oxford Regional with great pitching performances against Chattanooga, Southeast Missouri, and the Sun Belt Conference powerhouse, ULL.
When asked her thoughts on continuing her softball career with SYFP, Brittany said, “It's a dream come true, honestly. I am so lucky to be playing with Scrap Yard Fast Pitch. They are an incredible team with so many incredible players. This is something I have dreamed about since I was little, and it seems unreal that it's coming true! I am so thankful to Scrap Yard for giving me this opportunity!”
Scrap Yard Fast Pitch has officially begun their 2019 season and will play their first games in Columbus, Georgia at the end of June!
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.