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Paige Lowary Drafted First in 2018 NPF College Draft presented by BLAST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 24, 2018) – Paige Lowary, pitcher from the University of Oklahoma, was the first selection by the Chicago Bandits in the 2018 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) Draft Presented by BLAST on Monday night as the league prepares for its 15th anniversary.   Allie Walljasper, pitcher from Louisiana State University, was selected second overall […]


Bandits To Host Open Tryout Session

ROSEMONT, IL (April 19, 2018) — The Chicago Bandits will host an open tryout session for prospective players to add to their 2018 roster, team officials announced Thursday morning. The tryout session will take place at 11 a.m. May 27 at The Ballpark at Rosemont. Participants must be at least 21 years of age and have […]


NPF Announces Partnership with VukGripz

Nashville, TN (April 18, 2018) National Pro Fastpitch has added VukGripz as a new category partner beginning with the 2018 season. VukGripz will begin activation immediately by sponsoring the second round of the 2018 NPF College Draft that will take place on Monday, April 23rd.   With the partnership, VukGripz also becomes an Official Supplier […]


Bandits Legend Finch to Compete on Dancing With the Stars

ROSEMONT, IL (April 13, 2018) — Former Chicago Bandits pitcher and two-time Olympic medalist Jennie Finch will compete on the nationally-renowned Dancing with the Stars: Athletes series, as announced Friday on Good Morning America. Finch, who played for the Bandits from 2005-10, will vie for the coveted Mirrorball Trophy on the show’s 26th season alongside professional […]


Tamieka Whitefield Ready for the Challenge of NATIONAL PRO FASTPITCH (NPF) as the Youngest Member of the Aussie Spirit Team

Collingwood, Victoria, Australia (March 22, 2018) At some time in the future, Tamieka Whitefield will probably be up the front of a classroom in her career as a teacher. But that time may be a long way off. Before then, Whitefield has some softball to play. At the moment she is listening to lectures, rather than […]