Iyhlia McMichael — Akron Racers  Kristen Zaleski — Texas Thunder  About the Chicago Bandits Jennie Finch +* — Chicago Bandits  4 seed Saturday evening following the all-star activities, while the Nos. Peaches James — NY Juggernaut  The veteran right fielder has been red-hot in her 2016 campaign, batting a league-leading .500 entering the game. After dropping consecutive decisions, Turnier has now won each of her last two to move above the .500 mark on the season. Megan Blank (3-for-4, 2 RBI, R) came through with a two-RBI single up the middle to push the Bandits’ lead 5-1 in the nightcap, which was plenty for Turnier, who set down 12 of the 13 batters she faced. INFIELD  Receive our free newsletter and be the first to see our softball rankings, news, analysis and more. Located in Rosemont, the Bandits provide an opportunity for female fastpitch players to further their careers at a professional level, and the roster has included such names as Jennie Finch, Stacy May-Johnson, Emily Allard and Tammy Williams. Danielle Henderson# — NE Riptide  Brown came through with a single up the middle with two outs in the seventh to record her first multi-hit effort of the season, but that was the lone offense for the Bandits in the game. Tickets for all remaining home games during the 2016 season are on sale now. The opening game of the four-team, 2005 NPF Playoffs will get underway immediately following the performance. Vicky Galindo + — Chicago Bandits (3B)  Jaime Clark +* — Chicago Bandits (SS / UT)  Christa Williams # ~ — Texas Thunder  It was the second home run of the day for Brown, who smacked her first career round-tripper earlier in the resumption of Saturday night’s postponed game. In this edition of In The Circle, Eric Lopez talks with new Texas Tech... © Copyright Advanced Sports Media 2018, All Rights Reserved | Fastpitchnews.com 5855 Green Valley Circle, Suite 303, Culver City, CA 90230. Kristen Brown’s fifth inning line shot, which deflected off the glove of Pride (14-3) pitcher Keilani Ricketts, represented the Bandits’ first hit of the ballgame. Ashley Courtney — NE Riptide  The game will be broadcast nationally on CBS Sports Network and 1590 WCGO. The Pride cut the Bandits’ lead in half in the bottom of the inning thanks to a solo home run from Megan Wiggins, but the Bandits responded with three more in the fourth to pull ahead 5-1. PITCHERS  The 2016 season will be the Bandits 12th season in the NPF. CATCHERS  In this edition of In The Circle, We talk with Texas Lutheran Head Coach... Another Thursday In The Circle means another ride on the Coaching Carousel. With the Bandits ahead 5-1 in the fourth inning, the Pride kicked off the inning with a rally as consecutive singles from Keilani Ricketts and Hallie Wilson put starting pitcher Sara Moulton (ND, 3.0 IP, 1 ER, 5 H, 1 K) in a jam. Contact Chicago Bandits on Messenger . Since 2005, the Chicago Bandits have been members of the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) league. Kim Nesloney — Texas Thunder  After four scoreless innings, Bandits’ starter Michelle Gascoigne (L, 2-3) fell behind in the count to Kelly Kretschman and she paid the price. The overall top seed in the playoffs will face the No. Get Directions (877) 722-6348. Community See All. The all-time series between the longtime rivals is now knotted up at 51 games apiece (regular season only). The Bandits won the 2008 NPF championship, defeating the Washington Glory in the final game of the championship series. * 2004 Gold Medalist, USA Olympic Team  The three-time NPF Champions, who are owned by Bill … The overall top seed in the playoffs will face the No. Jessica Mendoza +* — Arizona Heat  A two-run blast to straightaway center off the bat of pinch-hitter Lauren Chamberlain extended the Pride’s advantage to 4-0 in the sixth to put the game out of reach with the Bandits offensive woes continuing. Fastpitch News ® (FPN) is dedicated to covering the sport of Women’s Fastpitch Softball. FPN provides news, analysis, opinions and coverage of College, High School, Professional and International Fastpitch leagues and organizations. “We’ve just got to keep playing our game,” Bandits’ right fielder Kristen Brown said. The Bandits (9-11) could not muster a response as Gascoigne was settled with the loss after tossing 5.1 innings while allowing five runs on nine hits. The 2016 season will be the Bandits 12th season in the NPF. “The Bandits are all about resiliency.”. The Jessie White Tumblers will perform following the contest. She slowed down the league-leading Pride’s offensive attack with a nice mix of pitches and worked the corners of the plate effectively. Tickets are still available and can be purchased through Ticketmaster or by calling the Bandits at 1-877-7BANDIT. Lovieanne Jung +* — Arizona Heat (SS / 2B)  With the victory, the Pride picked up their seventh consecutive win and ninth in their last 10 games. In this edition of In The Circle, We talk with Texas Lutheran Head Coach... Another Thursday In The Circle means another ride on the Coaching Carousel. ** 2004 Canadian Olympic Team  + 2005 USA National Team  The rookie right-hander retired all three batters she faced, negating the threat and keeping the Bandits’ four-run cushion intact. chicagobandits.com. OUTFIELD  The team won their second NPF championship following the 2011 season when they won the … Nicole Trimboli — Akron Racers  Crystl Bustos *# — Akron Racers (3B)  FPN provides news, analysis, opinions and coverage of College, High School, Professional and International Fastpitch leagues and organizations. Coverage includes the NPF College Draft presented by Bownet on Thur., April 14, followed by 23 regular-season games, a Championship Series Preview Special and the 2016 NPF Championship Series. For more information about the All-Star Game and playoffs, log onto www.chicagobandits.com. Lyndsey Angus— NE Riptide (UT)  The Chicago Bandits are a women's professional softball team based in Rosemont, Illinois.Since the 2005 season, they have played as a member of National Pro Fastpitch (NPF). Entering their 14th season as a franchise, the Bandits have provided the Chicago area with high-level softball talent and entertainment en route to capturing six regular-season titles and four Cowles Cup championships, the most recent coming during the 2016 campaign. She held the Bandits at bay after starting pitcher Jordan Taylor (ND, 3.0 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 5 K) matched Gascoigne’s early scoreless efforts in the circle. Amanda Freed +*# — Texas Thunder  Clare Burnum — Texas Thunder (3B)  27 Jennie Finch Way (582.18 mi) Rosemont, IL 60018. The Bandits and Pride will play the rubber match of the three-game series tomorrow 6 p.m. CST. Kristin Johnson — Akron Racers (SS)  Since 2005, the Chicago Bandits have been members of the National Pro Fastpitch league. 4 seed Saturday evening following the all-star activities, while the Nos. It was the first win for the Bandits in the season series after the Pride had claimed the first five games in 2016. Kretschman popped a towering blast over the right-center field fence to open up scoring for her fourth home run of the season. 2 and 3 seeds will play Sunday, Aug. 28, at noon. National Pro Fastpitch recently announced the rosters for the East and West teams that will participate in the NPF All-Star Game August 27 at Benedictine University in Lisle, Ill. The three-time NPF Champions, who are owned by Bill Sokolis, play at The Ballpark at Rosemont, the only stadium in the country built for a women’s professional team. Late additions: The Bandits have added former Michigan standout Abby Ramirez to the roster. The 2016 NPF season will be televised on CBS Sports Network. ~ 1996 Gold Medalist, USA Olympic Team. She needed just 47 pitches to secure the win for the Bandits. The three-time NPF Champions, who are owned by Bill Sokolis, play at The Ballpark at Rosemont, the only stadium in the country built for a women’s professional team. 29,849 people follow this. National Pro Fastpitch (NPF), an Official Development Partner of Major League Baseball since 2002, provides elite female athletes with an opportunity to pursue a professional career in diamond sports beyond their collegiate success. National Pro Fastpitch (NPF), an Official Development Partner of Major League Baseball since 2002, provides elite female athletes with an opportunity to pursue a professional career in diamond sports beyond their collegiate success. EAST TEAM  About National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) Lindsay Chouinard — Chicago Bandits  The game will be broadcast via NPFTV as well as on Comcast SportsNet + (Comcast Xfinity channel 201; DirectTV channel 665-1). After trading back-to-back scoreless innings to open the game, the Bandits struck for a pair of runs in the third via a sacrifice fly from Brittany Cervantes (0-for-2, SF, BB, RBI) and run-scoring double from Taylor Edwards (1-for-4, 2B, RBI). Ryan Realmuto — NY Juggernaut  Anne Steffan — Chicago Bandits  Chicago Bandits Game Day Information MEMBERS OF NATIONAL PRO FASTPITCH Chicago Bandits Media Relations 27 Jennie Finch Way Rosemont, IL 60018 P: (877) 722-6348 F: (630) 396-3095 NPF DIAMONDS (4-11) vs CHICAGO BANDITS (10-5) LHP Morgan Melloh (3-4, 3.95 ERA) vs RHP Donna Bourgeois (0-0, 0.00 ERA) Rosemont Stadium | Sun., July 3, 2011 | 5:35 p.m. (CST) Game 16 | Home … Jodie Cox — NY Juggernaut  Trena Peel — NY Juggernaut  Jenny Topping +* — Akron Racers  Entering their 13th season as a franchise, the Bandits have provided the Chicago area with high-level softball talent and entertainment en route to capturing six regular season titles and four Cowles Cup championships, the most recent coming during the 2016 campaign. “The Bandits are all about […] USSSA Pride Hammer Chicago Bandits 10-0 - Fastpitch Softball News, College Softball, Club Softball (By: Jason Lowenthal) – For the fourth consecutive game, the Bandits were shut out as the USSSA Pride earned a 10-0 win in the series opener at … OUTFIELD  PITCHERS  Brandee McArthur — Akron Racers  Since 2005, the Chicago Bandits have been proud members of the National Pro Fastpitch league. Fastpitch News ® (FPN) is dedicated to covering the sport of Women’s Fastpitch Softball. Stacey Nuveman +*# — Arizona Heat  29,665 people like this. Located in Rosemont, the Bandits provide an opportunity for female fastpitch players to further their careers at a professional level, and the roster has included such names as Jennie Finch, Stacy May-Johnson, Emily Allard and Tammy Williams. Kirk Walker named Head Coach of California Commotion, Commotion Leads NPF Expansion to West Coast. ANN ARBOR, Mich. (By: Jason Lowenthal) – For the fourth consecutive game, the Bandits were shut out as the USSSA Pride earned a 10-0 win in the series opener at Alumni Field in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Professional Sports Team. WEST TEAM  INFIELD  Since 2005, the Chicago Bandits have been members of the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) league. The Jessie White Tumblers will perform following the contest. Sarah Anderson — NE Riptide (1B)  2005 NPF ALL-STAR ROSTER Kellie Wilkerson + — NE Riptide (1B /OF)  Jamie Southern + — Akron Racers  Orlando, FL (By: Jason Lowenthal) Thanks to a clutch relief performance by Central Florida graduate Shelby Turnier in her homecoming, the Bandits earned a 5-1 victory over the USSSA Pride, Sunday night at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Florida. Not a member yet?Membership Expired?Forgot your password? Receive our free newsletter and be the first to see our softball rankings, news, analysis and more. “The Pride have a great pitching staff.”. Selena Collins — Chicago Bandits  Tatum Edwards surrendered four runs (two earned) in relief of Gascoigne, including the grand slam to Romero and a solo shot to left from Jessica Garcia. Visit www.chicagobandits.com or call the box office at 877-722-6348 to order. Chicago Bandits Game Day Information MEMBERS OF NATIONAL PRO FASTPITCH Chicago Bandits Media Relations 27 Jennie Finch Way Rosemont, IL 60018 P: (877) 722-6348 F: (630) 396-3095 NPF DIAMONDS (4-10) vs CHICAGO BANDITS (9-5) LHP Morgan Melloh (3-4, 3.95 ERA) vs LHP Monica Abbott (5-1, 1.47 ERA) Rosemont Stadium | Sat., July 2, 2011 | 7:35 p.m. (CST) Game 15 | Home Game 7 Can’t … Kristen Brown (2-for-4, HR, RBI) led off the frame with an opposite field solo shot to right to give the Bandits an insurance run. 2005 NPF ALL-STAR ROSTER WEST TEAM PITCHERS Lauren Bay ** — Chicago Bandits Lindsay Chouinard — Chicago Bandits Jennie Finch +* — Chicago Bandits Amanda Freed +*# — Texas Thunder Christa Williams # ~ — Texas Thunder CATCHERS Selena Collins — Chicago Bandits Stacey Nuveman +*# — Arizona Heat INFIELD Clare Burnum — Texas Thunder (3B) Jaime Clark +* — Chicago Bandits …