Bandits Acquire Nicole Newman from Aussie Peppers

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits have acquired RHP Nicole Newman from the Aussie Peppers in exchange for Chicago’s third round pick in the 2021 NPF Draft.  Newman was selected in the third round of the 2019 NPF Draft out of Drake University. The former Bulldog excelled in her collegiate tenure, throwing 787.2 innings and…

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Chicago Bandits, Kelly Barnhill Agree to Contract Extension

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits and RHP Kelly Barnhill have agreed to terms on a one-year contract agreement, team officials announced Monday afternoon. “I am very excited to be returning to Chicago,” Barnhill said in a statement. “We have such a great culture in Rosemont thanks to the amazing support we get from the Village…

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Abby Ramirez Re-Signs with Chicago for 2020 NPF Season

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits have agreed to terms with Abby Ramirez on a one-year contract extension for the 2020 NPF season, team officials announced Thursday afternoon. “We are super excited to have Abby back on board. She is a hometown hero who gives back to the game every day by working with the…

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Chicago Bandits Announce 2020 Home Opener, Future Bandit Night

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits first home game of the 2020 NPF season will be played Wednesday June 10th at 7:00 PM against the NPF’s newest expansion team, the California Commotion.  “We are really excited to host the Commotion for our home opener,” Jourdan Skirha, the Chicago Bandits Assistant GM said. “It’ll be a…

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Bandits, Crane Agree to One-Year Contract Extension

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits and Emily Crane have agreed to terms on a one-year contract extension for the 2020 NPF Season, team officials announced Wednesday afternoon.  Just out of her third season with the Bandits, Crane earned spots in the top-ten league leaders for home runs (6th – 5), on-base percentage (9th –…

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Chicago Bandits Sign OF Morgan Zerkle for 2020 NPF Season

Rosemont, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits and outfielder Morgan Zerkle have agreed to terms on a one-year contract for the 2020 NPF season, team officials announced Tuesday morning.  “We couldn’t be more excited to add a skill set like Morgan’s to our ball club,” Bandits GM Toni Calmeyn said. “She’s proven to be an incredible…

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Bandits, Taran Alvelo Agree To One-Year Contract

Rosemont, IL – The Chicago Bandits have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with RHP Taran Alvelo for the 2020 NPF season.  Alvelo was drafted 8th overall by the Aussie Peppers in the 2019 NPF Draft before getting traded to the USSSA Pride during spring training. In her first season in the NPF, the…

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