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

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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

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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…

2019 CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES RETURNS TO PARKWAY BANK SPORTS COMPLEX

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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…

Bandits Sign Team USA Standout Chidester to One-Year Deal

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Photo credit: USA Softball   ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits have agreed on a one-year contract with veteran catcher/infielder Amanda Chidester, team officials announced Monday afternoon. Chidester, the 11th overall selection…

WIGGINS PARTNERS WITH SWINGRAIL IN OPAL DEAL

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (January 31, 2019) – Megan Wiggins and SWINGRAIL have reached an agreement to partner through the National Pro Fastpitch On Player Ad Location (OPAL) program for the 2019 season.  Wiggins, a highly decorated veteran of…

USSSA PRIDE SIGN VETERAN CHAMBERLAIN TO TWO-YEAR EXTENSION

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VIERA, FL. (January 18, 2019) – The USSSA Florida Pride has signed 4 year veteran standout Lauren Chamberlain to a 2 year extension, team officials announced today. Though somewhat sidelined by injury throughout her professional career…

NEWS: Bandits Tab Flores as Assistant Coach for 2019 Season

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Photo credit: Seminole State College Athletics ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits named former All-American Amber Flores as an assistant coach for the 2019 season, team officials announced Monday morning. Flores, the fifth overall…
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Lowary Signs Historic First With BreakThrew Fastpitch

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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…
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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,…
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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…
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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…