ROSEMONT, Ill. – After two seasons in the NPF, Aleshia Ocasio has announced her retirement from professional softball.  “We want to thank Aleshia for everything she’s brought to our team these last two years,” Bandits AGM Jourdan Skirha said. “We will miss her energy in the room and wish her the best of luck in…

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – Chicago Bandits pitcher Savannah Heebner has announced her retirement from professional softball.  “We will miss Savannah and the camaraderie she brought to the room,” Bandits AGM Jourdan Skirha said. “Her attitude always kept everyone in good spirits. We wish her the best in her next adventure.”  While in Chicago, Heebner had 27…

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – Courtney Gano is expecting her first child with fiancé Abdul Gaddy, the couple announced via Gano’s Instagram on Wednesday. View this post on Instagram Little Gaddy comin’ in July 🤍 A post shared by Courtney Gano (@courtneygano) on Feb 12, 2020 at 7:33pm PST   “Obviously, this next summer is going to…

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits and Caleigh Clifton have agreed to terms on a one-year contract extension for the 2020 NPF season, team officials announced Monday afternoon. “Getting ‘CC’ and her energy back out here for us this season is going to be great,” Assistant GM Jourdan Skirha said. “We can’t wait to see…

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Rosemont, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits have re-signed Assistant Coach Amber Flores for the 2020 NPF season, team officials announced Friday afternoon.  “I couldn’t be more excited to rejoin the Bandits. This is more than just a team – it’s a family,” Flores said. “I am looking forward to coaching some of the most skilled…

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits have come to terms with southpaw Haylie Wagner on a 1-year deal, the club announced Friday afternoon.  The former University of Michigan Wolverine started her professional career with the Pennsylvania Rebellion (NPF 2013-2017). She made 41 starts for the Rebellion and served as one of the team’s most-utilized arms.…

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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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