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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…

Rosemont Tourism Bureau to Sponsor Entire Bandits Team with OPALs

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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…

ROMERO RETURNS FOR A TWO-YEAR EXTENSION

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VIERA, FL (February 1, 2019) – The USSSA Florida Pride have signed 3 year veteran and stellar second baseman Sierra Romero to a two-year extension team officials announced today. Former Michigan and NCAA Division 1 record holder for being…

Coley Ries to Play for Aussie Peppers in 2019

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Mankato, Minn. (Feb. 13, 2019)– The Aussie Peppers of MN and Chicago Bandits agreed on terms for a trade that will return Coley Ries to Mankato as a member of the inaugural Aussie Peppers professional softball team competing in the National…

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

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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,…
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Bandits Name Illinois Assistant McMahon to Coaching Staff

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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

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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…

SHELBY PENDLEY AGREES TO TWO YEAR CONTRACT EXTENSION

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VIERA, FL. (January 18, 2019) – The USSSA Florida Pride has signed 4 year veteran infielder Shelby Pendley to a 2 year extension, Pride officials announced today. Drafted 2nd overall out of Oklahoma in the 2015 NPF College Draft by the…

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…

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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AUSSIES RE-LOCATE TO NORTH MANKATO FOR 2019 NPF SEASON

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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…