ROSEMONT, Ill. – After two seasons in the NPF, Chicago Bandits southpaw Paige Lowary has announced her retirement from professional softball. “We will miss Paige’s ability and character in our bullpen,” General Manager Toni Calmeyn said. “We are grateful for her time here in Chicago and wish her the best in her future.”  The Bandits…

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits announced today, two Series Events for the 2020 National Pro Fastpitch season. The league announced the outline for the brand new format of multi-team events in late August and Chicago’s announcement of two premier June events are the first of their kind.   The new multi-team format will include…

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Rosemont, Il. – It only took five innings for the Bandits to defeat the Beijing Eagles, 9-1, on Wednesday night. With the victory and a loss by the USSSA Pride, the Bandits clinched the regular season title for the first time since 2013.   The Eagles pitchers were unable to silence the bats of the…

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Rosemont, Il. – The Bandits continued their winning ways on Tuesday with their second doubleheader sweep of the Beijing Eagles this season.   Game 1: Bandits 2, Eagles 1   For the second straight game, a hero was needed to determine the outcome of a game between the Bandits and the Eagles. And for the…

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Rosemont, IL. – Offense was at a premium in the series opener between the Bandits and the Beijing Eagles, but timely hitting led the Bandits to a 2-1 walk-off win.   Rachele Fico was excellent in the circle for the Bandits, allowing one run in seven innings. She only allowed five base runners and struck…

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Rosemont, Il. – Even though the USSSA Pride had defeated the Bandits in all four previous matchups this season, the Bandits refused to give in over the weekend, taking both games of the shortened two game series against the Pride.   Game 1: Bandits 10, Pride 2   Backed by the hot bat of Amanda…

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Rosemont, Ill. – The Bandits defeated the Beijing Eagles 4-0 in the fifth and final game of the series on Tuesday afternoon.   After a tremendous doubleheader Monday in which she hit two home runs, Amanda Chidester was back at it for the Bandits on Tuesday, slugging two more home runs. Chidester finished 2-3 with…

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After winning the first two games of a five game series against the Beijing Eagles, the Bandits came away with two more wins in a doubleheader sweep on Monday.   Game 1: 6-0 Bandits   Aleshia Ocasio twirled yet another shutout in the first game of the doubleheader, as the Bandits defeated the Eagles 6-0.…

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