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  1. National Pro Fastpitch Suspends Games For The 2021 Season

    National Pro Fastpitch Suspends Games For The 2021 Season

    Dec 4, 2020

    Nashville, TN - Confronted with multiple COVID-related problems, the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) has decided to suspend games for the 2021 season, making this the second consecutive year the league has done so.  NPF home venues either are not available or are available only with restrictive conditions on attendance and COVID protocols, making individual team operations difficult.  
  2. National Pro Fastpitch Cancels 2020 Season Due To COVID-19

    National Pro Fastpitch Cancels 2020 Season Due To COVID-19

    May 15, 2020

    Nashville, TN (May 15, 2020) - The National Pro Fastpitch league will not take the field in 2020 for what would have been the league’s 17th season of competition. The league cited COVID-19 as the sole factor in decision making.
  3. NPF Postpones Draft, Cancels Opening Day Events

    NPF Postpones Draft, Cancels Opening Day Events

    Mar 16, 2020

    Nashville, TN (March 16, 2020) – National Pro Fastpitch has announced the following scheduling adjustments related to restrictions and regulations connected to the coronavirus.
  4. Chicago Bandits Announce Caleigh Clifton One-Year Extension

    Chicago Bandits Announce Caleigh Clifton One-Year Extension

    Feb 4, 2020

    ROSEMONT, Ill. (February 3, 2020) – 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.
  5. USSSA Pride Sweep Chicago Bandits To Win The Cowles Cup

    USSSA Pride Sweep Chicago Bandits To Win The Cowles Cup

    Aug 18, 2019

    For the second time in as many seasons, the USSSA Pride have swept the Chicago Bandits in the National ProFastpitch Championship, this time with an 8-2 win in game three at Parkway Bank Sports Complex.
  6. USSSA Pride Offense Overpowers Chicago Bandits In NPF Championship Series

    USSSA Pride Offense Overpowers Chicago Bandits In NPF Championship Series

    Aug 17, 2019

    When Chicago Bandits catcher Gwen Svekis launched a deep fly to center field in the top of the seventh inning in last night’s game two of the National ProFastpitch Championship, it had the looks of a second come-from-behind inning for the hosts. But as the ball dropped into USSSA Pride center fielder Allexis Bennett’s glove, the hopes of pulling even in the best-of-five series ended in a 5-4 victory for the Pride.
  7. USSSA Pride Shutout Chicago Bandits In Game One Of NPF Championship

    USSSA Pride Shutout Chicago Bandits In Game One Of NPF Championship

    Aug 16, 2019

    As if USSSA Pride hurler Jolene Henderson wasn’t wreaking enough havoc with the Chicago Bandits lineup during the first three innings of Thursday night’s opening game of the National Profastpitch Championship, things managed to get worse for the Bandits when Jailyn Ford stepped into the circle.
  8. What To Watch For At The 2019 NPF Championship Series

    What To Watch For At The 2019 NPF Championship Series

    Aug 12, 2019

    With a 9-1 win over the Beijing Eagles last Wednesday night, the Chicago Bandits captured the 2019 National ProFastpitch regular-season championship. Concluding their 14th season, the Bandits are heading to familiar territory as they host the National Pro Fastpitch Championship Series Aug. 15-19 at Parkway Bank Sports Complex in Rosemont LIVE on FloSoftball.
  9. NPF Championship Series: How To Watch, Time, & Live Stream Info

    NPF Championship Series: How To Watch, Time, & Live Stream Info

    Aug 8, 2019

    The last time the Chicago Bandits won the NPF regular-season title was in 2013 and the last time they won the Cowles Cup Championship was back in 2016. August 15-19, the Bandits will face last year's Cowles Cup Champions USSSA Pride in an epic NPF Championship series in Rosemont, Illinois.
  10. Chicago Bandits Clinch The 2019 NPF Regular Season Title

    Chicago Bandits Clinch The 2019 NPF Regular Season Title

    Aug 8, 2019

    Rosemont, Il. (August 7, 2019) – 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.
  11. Lauren Lappin: Chicago Bandits Head Coach & National Softball Treasure

    Lauren Lappin: Chicago Bandits Head Coach & National Softball Treasure

    Jul 11, 2019

    First-year Chicago Bandits head coach Lauren Lappin has her team firing on all cylinders, sitting atop the National Pro Fastpitch standings after putting together a 14-game win streak over the past few weeks.
  12. What To Watch For NPF 2019 Season

    What To Watch For NPF 2019 Season

    Jun 11, 2019

    Last season USSSA Pride reclaimed the Cowles Cup Championship over the Chicago Bandits but this season could have a much different ending.
  13. Chicago Bandits Brenna Moss Is The Savage You Never Knew

    Chicago Bandits Brenna Moss Is The Savage You Never Knew

    Jun 10, 2019

    When North High School softball standout Brenna Moss opted to stay close to home, shifting her commitment from Utah State University to nearby Fresno State, the Bakersfield native never could’ve imagined the path her softball career would take.