ROSEMONT — Haylie Wagner cruised to her third victory of the season as the Chicago Bandits rolled to an 8-0 win over the Beijing Shougang Eagles on Monday night at Parkway Bank Sports Complex. Wagner collected her third win of the 2018 campaign after she breezed through the first five frames on just 46 pitches. The…

Read More

VIERA, Fla. — Haylie Wagner and Aleshia Ocasio combined to allow a single run, but a sacrifice fly proved to be the difference in a 1-0 ballgame Wednesday night at Space Coast Stadium in Viera, Florida. Kelly Kretshman sent a long fly ball to deep center, which was tracked down by Bandits fourth-year pro Sammy Marshall…

Read More

MANKATO, Minn. — Nadia Taylor delivered her second home run of the season, a two-run shot late in the ballgame, as the Bandits squeaked out a 4-2 win over the Beijing Shougang Eagles on Thursday at Caswell Park in Mankato, Minnesota. Taylor stepped to the plate locked in a 1-1 game as the Bandits duo of…

Read More

LAWRENCE, Kan. — Kristyn Sandberg spearheaded a 14-hit attack on the road and the Bandits won their eighth consecutive game to begin the 2018 campaign, beating the Aussie Spirit 7-4 Saturday night in Lawrence, Kansas. After the Spirit jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the opening frame, Sandberg’s RBI single through the left side evened…

Read More

WICHITA, Kan. — Sammy Marshall, Kristyn Sandberg, Jessie Scroggins and Emily Carosone all homered and the Chicago Bandits cruised to a 12-0 victory over the Aussie Spirit on Thursday in Wichita, Kansas. The win marked the Bandits’ sixth consecutive to begin the 2018 season, matching the best start in franchise history (6-0, 2006). Marshall, a fourth-year…

Read More

HUTCHINSON, Kan. — After a shaky start to their first road trip of the season, the Bandits surged to an 8-3 victory over the Aussie Spirit behind the bat of Emily Carosone in Wednesday night’s series opener at Hobart-Detter Field in Hutchinson, Kansas. Carosone, an All-NPF selection in 2017, clobbered her first two home runs of…

Read More

Photo credit: Dina Kwit, courtesy of National Pro Fastpitch ROSEMONT — Haylie Wagner built off an impressive 2017 campaign with a dominant outing in her first start of the 2018 season. Behind five shutout innings of from the southpaw, the Bandits cruised to a 9-0 season-opening victory over the newly-formed Cleveland Comets on Thursday night at…

Read More