Posts

NATIONAL PRO FASTPITCH ANNOUNCES OLYMPIC CHANNEL TO CONTINUE COVERAGE FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE SEASON

, ,
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 19, 2018) – National Pro Fastpitch announced an agreement with the global Olympic Channel for regular season and championship action from the 2018  NPF season. The agreement includes more than twenty games and will…

ESPN+ and NPF Announce Exclusive Broadcast Partnership

, , ,
Summer-Long Schedule Features Multiple Appearances from Every Team in the League Addition of NPF Grows ESPN’s Softball Portfolio, Continues Long-Standing Commitment to the Sport  Per ESPN (May 24, 2018) ESPN+ has added more exclusive…

Bandits to Retire Numbers of Legends Patton, Williams on Jennie Finch Night

ROSEMONT — _The Chicago Bandits will retire the numbers of legendary infielders Amber Patton and Tammy Williams in a ceremony scheduled for August 10 at Parkway Bank Sports Complex, team officials announced Friday morning. The jersey retirements…

COMETS ANNOUNCE COOPERATIVE PARTNERSHIP WITH TEAM MEXICO FOR 2019 NPF SEASON

,
CLEVELAND, Ohio (Mar. 27, 2019) – The Cleveland Comets announced a cooperative partnership with Team Mexico for the 2019 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) season. The partnership will add top international talent to Cleveland’s roster, which…

Bandits to Host NPF Draft Watch Party on April 15

ROSEMONT — The Chicago Bandits will host a watch party for the National Pro Fastpitch Draft on Monday, April 15, at Kings Dining & Entertainment in Rosemont.  Doors will open at 6 p.m. CDT and the draft is set to begin at 7.  Tickets…

Bandits Promote Skirha to Assistant GM

,
ROSEMONT — The Chicago Bandits have named director of operations and promotions Jourdan Skirha as the team’s new assistant general manager, team officials announced Friday morning. Skirha, who has served as the director of…

DJ Sanders and Kinship Entertainment Agree to OPAL

, ,
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 28, 2019) – Infielder DJ Sanders of the Chicago Bandits and Kinship Entertainment have agreed to an On Player Ad Location (OPAL) deal that will specifically involve the entertainment company’s Out of Place Art of Facts…

BANDITS’ OCASIO INKS OPAL DEAL WITH HITTRAX

, ,
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2019)– Aleshia Ocasio and HitTrax agreed to an On Player Ad Location (OPAL) activation that will pair the two for the 2019 season. The OPAL program was launched by the league in December and designed specifically…

Rosemont Tourism Bureau to Sponsor Entire Bandits Team with OPALs

,
ROSEMONT, Ill. (February 21, 2019) —In a partnership announced Thursday afternoon, the Chicago Bandits and the Rosemont Visitor and Tourism Bureau have reached an agreement that will provide every Bandits player and coach with an On-Player…

Bandits, Team USA Member Flippen Agree to One-Year Deal

, ,
Feb. 12, 2019 Photo credit: USA Softball ROSEMONT, Ill. — The Chicago Bandits have signed Team USA infielder Hannah Flippen to a one-year contract, team officials announced Tuesday afternoon. Flippen,…
Lance McMahon, Chicago Bandits

Bandits Name Illinois Assistant McMahon to Coaching Staff

,
Photo credit: University of Illinois Athletics ROSEMONT, Ill (February 8, 2019). – The Chicago Bandits named University of Illinois assistant coach Lance McMahon to their coaching staff for the 2019 season, team officials announced…

2019 CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES RETURNS TO PARKWAY BANK SPORTS COMPLEX

,
Nashville, TN (February 6, 2019) - The National Pro Fastpitch Championship Series will return to Parkway Bank Sports Complex in Rosemont, IL in 2019, the league announced Wednesday. Dates for the Series are August 15-19. The league’s hallmark…