Articles from 2010
Chicago Bandits and the Bourbonnais Township Park District team up for clinic and softball tournament at Diamond Point Park.
Waitlist opens for early 12U, 14U Rumble in Rosemont Tournaments hosted by the Chicago Bandits
Wear your Bandits Gear on the Road!
Jaclyn North, a friend of the NPF, is one of the five finalists in the Colgate Country Showdown.
Kristina Thorson to host Racers Holiday Luncheon!
Check out the NPF store for all holiday specials! shop.profastpitch.com
Bandits announce Rumble in Rosemont Midwest Invitational
Bandits sign top hitting, pitching instructor as head coach!
Folden, Finch dig in for groundbreaking of $6 mil stadium!
NPF Player Danielle Lawrie pitches perfect game against Chipola College!
AKRON RACERS CHARITIES TO BUILD FIRESTONE STADIUM PLAYERS PLAZA!
Bandits, Jennie Finch to break ground on new Rosemont Stadium
RACERS MAKE MOVE TO BOLSTER 2011 PITCHING STAFF!
Incredibly popular Bandits of Tomorrow comes to new ballpark in 2011!
NCAA notices NPF Back to School Tour and Colleges!
Mt. Sac in Walnut, California has been added to the NPF Back to School Tour - Presented by USSSA
TEAM NPF beats Georgia 9-8
Texas announces tour stop with NPF on Nov 7
TEAM NPF beats Oklahoma 2-0
TEAM NPF beats Oklahoma State 6-0!
All the information needed for Friday Night's Team NPF vs OU Softball game
TEAM NPF beats New Mexico 11-0
Juarez nearly untouchable while two big home runs by Quiocho and Enea push TEAM NPF over New Mexico State!
TEAM NPF plays perfectly against University of Arizona with a 9-0 victory.
TEAM NPF beats Nebraska 7-0 in second game of double header. Osterman Leads All-Stars past Huskers!
TEAM NPF beats Nebraska 10-3 in first game of double header!
Team NPF beats Missouri Western 15-0.
UMKC Roos drop tight 2-0 game vs TEAM NPF!
Check out the release of the full schedule of the NPF "Back to School" Tour presented by USSSA
The city of St. Joseph Parks, Recreation & Civic Facilities Department and Missouri Western State University Athletics Department announced their participation in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) “Back to School – College Tour” presented by USSSA.
NPF sets Ole Miss Attendance Record on Sunday Afternoon
The NPF “Back to School - College Tour” presented by USSSA will kick off next week on September 10
th in Memphis, TN
Natasha Watley named 2010 Championship Series MVP
On to Game 3 to Break the Tie
USSSA Win 1st Game of the FINALS
NPF Championship Series Finals
Who Advances to Meet the Bandits, Watch Live at MLB.com
Bandits Advance After the 4-1 Win Over the Diamonds
Chicago wins 2-0 against the Tennessee Diamonds
National Pro Fastpitch Championship Series
Bandits clinch Regular Season Champion even with a loss over the Diamonds
Pride and Racers split on the day
Pitching Duel of Canney and Abbott in Elgin
For the second game in a row between the USSSA Florida Pride and the Akron Racers last night, it was the rain that came in to end the evening early.
Even rain couldn’t interrupt the Diamonds from storming to a 7-4 victory over the Chicago Bandits.
Suspend Another Due to Thunderstorms
Bandits fall to Diamonds, 4-2
Your Connection to the World (and Sulphur, LA)
Play like the pros by learning from the pros
Akron Faces Pride, August 19-22
Catch her in ACTION, Thursday, Aug. 19
Johnson, Spencer power Diamonds to 4-2 win
Pride keep the Bandits scoreless
NPF Record Setting Crowd in Round Rock, Texas at Dell Diamond
The Diamonds head into Sunday’s series finale at 2 with a 3-1 series lead.
Quiocho caps a home run night in Diamonds 4-3 win over Akron
Another battle on the Dell Diamond between the Pride and Bandits
Throwing error, excellent pitching put Pride ahead of Bandits
Johnson’s two-run blast sparks Diamonds win over Akron
Akron Travels to Tennessee, August 12-15
Help kids all over the world play softball and baseball
Bandits Take Rubber Match, 7-5 to earn Series Win
Pride vs. Diamonds Game Called Due to Heavy Thunderstorms
USSSA Florida Pride Clinch Series Against Tennessee Diamonds in a 9-1 Win
Bandits Even Series with Game Two Victory
Lawrie earns first professional win, 6-4 over the Diamonds
Racers Take First of Three Against Bandits
Pauly gets the win over Abbott in the circle
First Place Chicago Bandits Face Akron
Diamonds avoid sweep with a 10-3 Victory
USSSA Florida Pride Fall in Final Game of Series against Chicago Bandits
Bandits take two from the pride today
Akron wins third straight over Tennessee
USSSA Florida Pride Fall to Bandits in Game Two with an 8-3 Loss
Racers’ Rookie Singles To Gives Akron Second-Straight Win
Pride takes game one as this is the first time the two Teams have met since the first week of the Season.
Norris Fans 10 to earn 11th Victory
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Five-Game Set Slated For July 29-August 1
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Chicago Mounts Six-Run Comeback to Win
NPF Championship Series, August 25-29
Racers Take Two from Bandits
Gibson’s Solo Home-run Makes the Difference for the Diamonds
After a 5-4 victory in game one, the Pride extended their winning streak with a 3-0 shutout over the Diamonds.
Bandits sweep Racers in a 3-Game Series
Pauly secure win in the circle for the Pride
Donate old, new, big or small!
Bandits win 6-5 in the 9th
Softball superstar to suit up against the boys on Aug 9
Game Suspended in Fifth Inning Due to Inclement Weather
Finch wins the rubber match over Abbott
Megan Gibson hits a walk-off homerun
For the second straight evening, the Akron Racers overcame a 3-0 deficit and quite literally stole a 5-4 win from the USSSA Pride in game four at Firestone Stadium.
Bandits capitalize on three errors in the first by the Diamonds
Racers Erase 3-0 Deficit to Collect Second-Straight Win
Finch allows only two hits on the night
Racers snap a four game losing streak
Diamonds beat the Bandits for the first time this season.
Canney surrendered 4 hits in 7 innings of work.
Melissa Roth hits a 3-Run Blast in the Fifth
Stacy May recorded two doubles, one home run, and three RBIs in tonights' win
Twins Jessica (Pride) and Amanda Williams (Diamonds) each had an RBI in the game and they each have drive in four runs this season.
Finch notched 11 strike outs on the night
A two-run, two-out home run by Chelsie Mesa lifted the Tennessee Diamonds to a 3-2 win over the USSSA Pride.
The USSSA Pride pounded out 14 hits and took advantage of eight Nashville Diamonds errors in a 15-1 win
Two run homer in the ninth inning by Micaela Minner to give the Racers the win.
The Tennessee Diamonds homestand continued on a winning note with a 2-1 win over the USSSA Pride
The Diamonds were led in game one by Mesa and Johnson who each had three hits.
Willis and Duran Go Yard to Push Pride Past the Racers
Explosion in the first inning carry the Bandits to a sweep
Racers Get Back On Track Thanks To Mackenzie Vandergeest Homer
Pride Capitalize on Early Scoring Opportunities For Win
Solid pitching helps Bandits sweep double header
Findlay wins game on a walk off
Akron Wins Second-Straight In Offensive Outpouring
The Akron Racers lifted the extra-inning curse, downing the USSSA Pride, 5-4 in 10 innings at Firestone Stadium this evening.
Racers Rout Bandits, 12-2 in Series Finale
Homerun's the difference in the Pride victories
Racers’ Final Comeback in Eighth Falls Short
Another Rookie Grandslam to beat the Tennessee Diamonds
A grand-slam from the Pride rookie pushes the team to a 5-3 victory.
Bustos’ Return Proves Key as Racers Improve to 2-0 in Series
Juarez Fans 10 and Ricketts Goes Yard in Racers’ Win
The second place Akron Racers (5-3) welcome the Chicago Bandits (4-4) to Firestone Stadium
Rachel Folden's walk off home run in the bottom of the eighth evens the series.
An error filled fifth inning by the Bandits put the Racers ahead for good.
Diamonds Suffer 2 to 0 Loss in Extra Innings
Callahan’s four RBIs lead Pride to 6-3 win over Tennessee Diamonds
USSSA Pride edges Tennessee Diamonds 6-5
... but Chicago holds on to steal the Battle of the Sexes
USSSA Florida Pride finish the series with a 10-6 Victory
NPF Season Openers Reveal Equal Competition
The Pride concluded the game with nine runs against Canada’s thirteen
Bandits sign Johnson to coaching staff
After falling short the night before, the Bandits (3-2) came out swinging in the first inning of Sunday’s game against the USSSA Pride (2-3)
Diamonds win 1-0 in 10th on suicide squeeze by Johnson
Akron Racers pitcher Lisa Norris earned her second win of the series
USSSA Florida Pride Tie Up the West Texas Duel on the Diamond with a 4-3 Win
Jennie Finch and Cat Osterman square off today on ESPN2
Finch triples to help lead Bandits to a win
The Diamonds scored in the first inning and Abbott kept the Akron Racers off the scoreboard
The second game of the series tied up the West Texas Duel on the Diamond at 1-1.
Akron beats Tennessee Diamonds 11-3
USSSA Florida Pride Open the “West Texas Duel on the Diamond” with a 16-3 Win
The Akron Racers win 7-6 in Season Opener
Bandits select Palatine native at open tryouts
Micaela Minner Leads Hit Parade With Three-Run Homer
The Diamonds Rally in the 6th
Rookie, Loryn Johnson Homers Twice in Game One
Mother Nature Shifts Racers Game Schedule
Akron Racers Kick Off 2010 Season With Doubleheader on June 6
Game Suspended at the End of the Fourth Due to Rain
Ambitious is just another word in the dictionary for Knauer
Meet and Greet Chicago Bandits on June 4th at Open Practice
Music City to be the new home of the Tennessee Diamonds.
The canine celebration is held in partnership with A.D.O.P.T. Pet Shelter.
Head Coach Tim Walton Named USSSA Pride Head Coach
NOW UP: USSSA PRIDE JESSICA WILLIAMS
NPF Softball Series Coming to The Dell Diamond
The “West Texas Duel on the Diamond” National Pro Fastpitch Series will be held June 9
th-13 th at the Rocky Johnson Field on the Texas Tech University Campus.
Tune into College Softball throughout the Spring! Lots of Future, Current, and Past NPFers in all games this year!
The Chicago Bandits, in association with the Chicago Park District, have announced the creation of the Chicago Park District Fastpitch Softball League.
Sixth Annual Philadelphia Phillies Celebration on June 5th at Citizens Bank Park!
Bandits set for pre-season appearance at June 1 Chicago White Sox game
Bandits to hold open tryouts May 29
Check out Bandits, Jennie Finch, and Pride's, Monica Abbott, today (Thursday February 25th) for ESPN Wide World of Sports Grand Opening starting at 5pm EST on
3 Great Clinics being held at Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo, California. Call 615-232-2900 to register today!
USSSA Pride selects Charlotte Morgan from University of Alabama for No. 1 Pick
TUNE INTO THE DRAFT AT 8PM EASTERN LIVE ON FEBRUARY 10TH!
The USSSA Florida Pride announced today that they have signed former Olympic Gold (2004) and Silver (2008) medalist Natasha Watley as a new addition to the Pride’s 2010 roster.
Mendoza joins a host of Olympic teammates fielded by Pride in 2010.
Worth Club K and the National Pro Fastpitch League Presents “Training with the Pro’s”
National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) League Commissioner Cheri Kempf announced today the for the League's four affiliate teams. schedule for the 2010 season
The National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) League announced today that a new professional women’s softball team, the Tennessee Diamonds, has been franchised and will begin play in 2010 in Blount County, Tenn.