ROSEMONT — Five members of the Chicago Bandits took a break from their NPF schedule to compete with USA Softball at the 2018 International Cup, which concluded Sunday after Team USA Red defeated Japan to capture gold. Danielle O’Toole, Delaney Spaulding, Courtney Gano, Ally Carda and Paige Lowary took part in the competition and all will…

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ROSEMONT — A three-run first inning powered the Bandits to a 5-3 win over the previously undefeated USSSA Pride on Friday night at Parkway Bank Sports Complex. Bandits center fielder Sammy Marshall, who later made a highlight reel, full-extension snag in center field, opened up scoring with an RBI triple down the line in right. Marshall…

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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…

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ROSEMONT — The Chicago Bandits’ trio of Emily Carosone, Ally Carda and Sashel Palacios swept the NPF’s weekly awards distribution, league officials announced Wednesday afternoon. Carosone, named the Boombah Player of the Week, enjoyed a breakout road trip for the Bandits. The third-year infielder from Auburn amassed a .500 clip at the plate in the six-game…

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LAWRENCE, Kan. — The Chicago Bandits continued to pummel opposing pitchers during their road trip across Kansas, delivering 21 runs on 29 hits in a doubleheader sweep of the Aussie Spirit on Sunday at Arrocha Ballpark in Lawrence, Kansas. The Bandits (10-0) uncorked seven home runs across the pair of games, including two from Emily Carosone,…

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All four remaining Bandits draftees in the NCAA Tournament moved on to the Women’s College World Series. A handful of coaches saw their teams advance further in the postseason, as well. Here’s a brief look at each individual performance from Week 2 of the postseason. Paige Lowary — First round, No. 1 overall Oklahoma advanced…

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The Chicago Bandits 2018 draft class performed well throughout the regional round of the NCAA Tournament as Paige Lowary (Oklahoma), Aleshia Ocasio (Florida) and Gwen Svekis and DJ Sanders (Oregon) progressed into super regionals. Jessie Scroggins and Baylor were eliminated by nationally needed Texas A&M. Here’s a look at each individual effort from the regional…

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Photo credit: Dina Kwit, courtesy of National Pro Fastpitch ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits have agreed to trade catcher Sahvanna Jaquish to the USSSA Pride in exchange for cash considerations, team officials announced Friday morning. Jaquish, who earned All-NPF honors during her rookie year in Chicago, batted .322 with three home runs and a…

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