National Pro Fastpitch Annual Meetings Wrap Up In Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (January 18, 2019) National Pro Fastpitch concluded the league’s annual Winter Meetings Thursday afternoon in Nashville. The two day meeting is a once a year gathering to discuss league business and plan for the upcoming season. The…


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Unique youth organization/pro partnership launches in Minnesota NASHVILLE, Tenn. (January 15, 2019)– Softball Australia will take on new geography and a new name for their 2019 season in the National Pro Fastpitch league. Under the title…
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Lowary Signs Historic First With BreakThrew Fastpitch

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (January 9, 2019)– Paige Lowary becomes the first NPF player to agree to an On Player Ad Location (OPAL) partnership, signing with BreakThrew Fastpitch for the 2019 National Pro Fastpitch season. The OPAL program was launched…

Chicago Bandits Agree to One-Year Extension with OF Emily Crane

Photo credit: Nick Monaghan, courtesy of National Pro Fastpitch ROSEMONT, IL. (December 16, 2018) — The Chicago Bandits have signed right fielder Emily Crane to a one-year extension, team officials announced Sunday morning. Crane, in her…

Comets Make Blockbuster Trade to Acquire Three All-NPF Players

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Photo credit: Nick Monaghan, courtesy of National Pro Fastpitch Cleveland, OH (December 16, 2018) The Cleveland Comets have made a huge splash today in attempts to shake up the current balance in the NPF. In a trade with the Chicago Bandits,…

Bandits Acquire Former All-American Lilley, No. 1 Overall Draft Pick in 2019 NPF Draft

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Photo credit: Dina Kwit, courtesy of National Pro Fastpitch ROSEMONT, IL. (December 15, 2018) — The Chicago Bandits have acquired former All-American infielder Jenna Lilley, along with the No. 1 overall selection in the 2019 NPF Draft and…

Bandits Sign Veteran Rachele Fico To One-Year Extension

Photo credit: Nick Monaghan, courtesy of National Pro Fastpitch ROSEMONT, IL (December 13, 2018) — The Chicago Bandits have have signed veteran pitcher Rachele Fico to a one-year extension, team officials announced Thursday morning. Fico…

National Pro Fastpitch Announces Partnership Initiative With Diamond Umpire Academy

First of its Kind Relationship Marries Umpire Development with Professional Level Softball NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 5, 2018) – National Pro Fastpitch announced a partnership with Diamond Umpire Academy that will begin in 2019. The multi-faceted…

Village of Rosemont to Host 2019 USA Softball Women's National Team Training Camp

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Training Camp to be held at Parkway Bank Sports Complex ROSEMONT, IL (November 30, 2018) — The Chicago Bandits, in coordination with USA Softball, announced Wednesday afternoon an agreement to host the Women’s National Team for a one-week…
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NPF Launches On Player Ad Location (OPAL) Program

Initiative Will Provide Personal Ad Space On Each NPF Player For The 2019 Season NASHVILLE, Tenn. (November 28, 2018) – National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) announced the launch of a new advertising program today, that is focused on unique ad locations…