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  3. Pride Wins 3-1 Against Bandits To Play In The Finals
  4. Sierra Romero’s Double, Shelby Pendley’s Homer Leads USSSA Pride to 4-1 Win
  5. Kelly Kretschman and Chelsea Goodacre Shine at Annual NPF Awards Banquet

Chicago Bandits

July 24, 2017
Bandits Sweep Pride with Walk-Off Win

ROSEMONT, Ill. (July 23, 2017) – In dramatic fashion, the Bandits earned a two-game sweep against the USSSA Pride, topping their opponents 2-1 on a walk-off single from Danielle Zymkowitz on Sunday afternoon at The Ballpark at Rosemont. USSSA entered the series finale a perfect 24-0 when leading or tied after six innings of play….

July 23, 2017
Turnier Lifts Bandits Past Pride

ROSEMONT, Ill. (July 22, 2017)  – A five-run first inning and a quality start from Shelby Turnier propelled the Chicago Bandits to a Saturday night win over the USSSA Pride at The Ballpark at Rosemont. It marked the first win over USSSA since the Bandits topped the Pride in three games to claim the 2016…

July 18, 2017
Eagles vs. Pride Game Cancelled Due to Weather

Kissimmee, FL (July 17, 2017) – Due to inclement weather, the USSSA Pride (23-6) and the Beijing Eagles (1-25) had to postpone the game set for Monday night at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. The game will be deferred to August, and it will only be played if necessary for the teams’ position…

June 14, 2017
USSSA Sweeps Chicago With Shutout On Tuesday

The Pride closed out the trip to Tallahassee with a 3-0 win over the Bandits on Tuesday night. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The USSSA Pride (5-1) closed out its series with Chicago (6-4) with a sweep, taking down the Bandits by a score of 3-0 on Tuesday night at JoAnne Graf Field. Vaultz® Lock it Up!®…

June 13, 2017
Pride Cruise To 11-1 Win Over Chicago

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Nine different players scored for USSSA on Monday night as the Pride dominated the Chicago Bandits (6-3) by a score of 11-1 in game two of the series at JoAnne Graf Field. The Pride won their fourth game in a row and improved to 4-1 on the year. Chicago used a trio…

June 12, 2017
Goodacre’s Walk-Off Carries Pride Over The Bandits

Chelsea Goodacre’s RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning gave the Pride a 4-3 victory over Chicago on Sunday night. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Scoring a game-tying run in the seventh inning, along with the game-winning run in the bottom of the eighth, the USSSA Pride (3-1) earned a 4-3 victory in game one of…

June 11, 2017
USSSA Pride To Play Home Series at JoAnne Graf Field

Viera, FL– June 10, 2017-The USSSA Pride continue the 2017 season this Sunday, June 11 at 7:05 p.m. ET, against the Chicago Bandits in a three-game series at JoAnne Graf Field in Tallahassee, FL. The Pride are coming off a series clinching win against the Akron Racers. In three games the Pride outscored the Racers 13-11 to take games…

January 20, 2017
NPF Releases 2017 Season Schedule

Kissimmee, FL – January 20, 2016 – National Pro Fastpitch has released its 2017 season schedule. The schedule was assembled during the League’s annual winter meetings that took place in Nashville last week. The five affiliate team administrative staffs of the USSSA Pride, Chicago Bandits, Scrap Yard Dawgs, Texas Charge and, Akron Racers all took…

August 23, 2016
Pride Fall to Bandits in Championship Game

  Tuscaloosa, AL-August 23, 2016– Back-to-back home runs and back-to-back upsets led to the Chicago Bandits hoisting the Cowles Cup as back-to-back National Pro Fastpitch Champions. The Bandits used consecutive solo shots by catcher Taylor Edwards and outfielder Brittany Cervantes and a gritty pitching performance from Angel Bunner to defeat the USSSA Pride 2-1 on…

August 22, 2016
Bandits Force Decisive Game Three of Final Series

Tuscaloosa, AL-August 22, 2016– The Chicago Bandits never back down from a fight, so when the second game of the NPF Championship Series turned into a slugfest on Monday night. they were in their element. On the verge of elimination from the best-of-three Cowles Cup series with the USSSA Pride, Chicago banged out an 11-5…