ROSEMONT, Ill. — The Chicago Bandits have acquired former All-American infielder Jenna Lilley, along with the No. 1 overall selection in the 2019 NPF Draft and cash considerations, from the Cleveland Comets in exchange for Emily Carosone, Sammy Marshall and Shelby Turnier, team officials announced Saturday afternoon. Lilley is set to join the Bandits after she…

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ROSEMONT  — Brenna Moss of the Chicago Bandits secured her spot in the history books Wednesday night as the veteran left fielder captured a trio of honors, including the Park Planet Player of the Year Award, at the NPF Awards Banquet. Gene and Georgetti Steakhouse hosted the annual event, which took place one day before…

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ROSEMONT — A two-run homer off the bat of Emily Carosone proved to be the difference as the Chicago Bandits earned a narrow 2-1 victory over the USSSA Pride in their series opener Friday at Parkway Bank Sports Complex. Carosone’s second-inning blast, her 12th of the season, placed her in a tie alongside Pride first baseman…

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AKRON, Ohio — Ally Carda did it all for the Bandits on Thursday night at Firestone Stadium in Akron, Ohio. The second-year right-hander collected her fourth win of the season in the circle and helped her own cause with her first career home run to ignite a 12-2 rout of the Cleveland Comets. Carda, who took…

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ROSEMONT — The Bandits celebrated “Christmas in July” in the only way possible Friday night at Parkway Bank Sports Complex. They gave the Cleveland Comets coal for Christmas en route to a rain-shortened 10-0 win. Right-hander Shelby Turnier turned in a dominant outing to earn her fifth victory of the season. The third-year standout cruised through…

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ROSEMONT — Plenty of early offense backed Rachele Fico’s strong start as the Chicago Bandits cruised to a 12-0 victory against the Cleveland Comets on Friday night at Parkway Bank Sports Complex. Fico, who surrendered just one hit, a bunt single, collected her fifth win of the season after the right-hander tossed the first four innings.…

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ROSEMONT — Chicago Bandits standout second baseman Emily Carosone and outfielder Jessie Scroggins were named to the National Pro Fastpitch Week 9 Players of the Week list, league officials announced Wednesday afternoon. Carosone, who garnered the Boombah Player of the Week award, continued her torrid stretch of play at the plate. The third-year pro batted .500…

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ROSEMONT — Coley Ries continued her stellar stretch of play against the Beijing Shougang Eagles, and the Chicago Bandits claimed the series opener 1-0 over their international opponents Sunday at Parkway Bank Sports Complex. Ries (W, 5-0) delivered a strong start in the circle and tossed five shutout frames in the victory. The second-year standout from…

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ROSEMONT — Stacey Porter delivered a bases-clearing triple in the fifth inning to help break open a one-run ballgame, and the Aussie Spirit earned their historic first victory over the Chicago Bandits on Friday at Parkway Bank Sports Complex by a score of 4-1. Porter, who suited up for the Pennsylvania Rebellion during the 2016 season,…

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