Village of Rosemont Assumes Ownership of Chicago Bandits Franchise for 2017

February 1, 2017 - National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) - Chicago Bandits

News Release

Rosemont, Ill.- The Village of Rosemont announced today that it will assume the ownership of the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) Chicago Bandits team franchise for the 2017 season. Under the new ownership, updates will be made to the 2017 team roster and a new head coach will be announced at a later date.

The new ownership also includes the announcement of longtime Village of Rosemont financial analyst, Toni Calmeyn, as the team's new general manager. "The Ballpark at Rosemont--a stadium that was built for women's softball--will still be home to the Chicago Bandits" said Rosemont Mayor Brad Stephens. "The Village of Rosemont will continue to run the first-class operation that is the Chicago Bandits, and we look forward to building upon the team's legacy as a premier sporting event."

The 2017 Chicago Bandits schedule is as follows:

DATE TIME (CST) OPPONENT LOCATION

Thursday, June 1 7:05 p.m. Akron Racers The Ballpark at Rosemont Friday, June 2 7:35 p.m. Akron Racers The Ballpark at Rosemont Saturday, June 3 7:35 p.m. Akron Racers The Ballpark at Rosemont

Sunday, June 11 TBD USSSA Pride Tallahassee, Fla.

Monday, June 12 TBD USSSA Pride Tallahassee, Fla Tuesday, June 13 TBD USSSA Pride Tallahassee, Fla.

Wednesday, June 14 7:05 p.m. Texas Charge The Ballpark at Rosemont Thursday, June 15 7:05 p.m. Texas Charge The Ballpark at Rosemont Friday, June 16 7:35 p.m. Texas Charge The Ballpark at Rosemont

Tuesday, June 20 7:05 p.m. Scrap Yard Dogs Scrap Yard Sports (Conroy, Texas) Wednesday, June 21 7:05 p.m. Scrap Yard Dogs Scrap Yard Sports (Conroy, Texas) Thursday, June 22 7:05 p.m. Scrap Yard Dogs Scrap Yard Dogs (Conroy, Texas)

Friday, June 23 7:05 p.m. Texas Charge San Marcos, Texas Saturday, June 24 7:05 p.m. Texas Charge San Marcos, Texas Sunday, June 25 1:05 p.m. Texas Charge San Marcos, Texas

Tuesday, June 27 TBD Akron Racers Firestone Stadium (Akron, Ohio) Wednesday, June 28 TBD Akron Racers Firestone Stadium (Akron, Ohio) Thursday, June 29 TBD Akron Racers Firestone Stadium (Akron, Ohio)

Friday, June 30 7:35 p.m. Team Canada National Team The Ballpark at Rosemont Saturday, July 1 5:35 p.m. Team Canada National Team The Ballpark at Rosemont

Monday, July 3 7:05 p.m. Akron Racers The Ballpark at Rosemont Tuesday, July 4 1:05 p.m. Akron Racers The Ballpark at Rosemont Wednesday, July 5 7:05 p.m. Akron Racers The Ballpark at Rosemont

Friday, July 7 TBD Akron Racers Firestone Stadium (Akron, Ohio) Saturday, July 8 TBD Akron Racers Firestone Stadium (Akron, Ohio) Sunday, July 9 TBD Akron Racers Firestone Stadium (Akron, Ohio)

Saturday, July 15 5:05 p.m. Scrap Yard Dogs Scrap Yard Dogs (Conroy, Texas) Sunday, July 16 1:05 p.m. Scrap Yard Dogs Scrap Yard Dogs (Conroy, Texas)

Tuesday, July 18 TBD USSSA Pride Space Coast Stadium (Viera, Fla.) Wednesday, July 19 TBD USSSA Pride Space Coast Stadium (Viera, Fla.) Thursday, July 20 TBD USSSA Pride Space Coast Stadium (Viera, Fla.)

Friday, July 21 7:35 p.m. USSSA Pride The Ballpark at Rosemont Saturday, July 22 7:35 p.m. USSSA Pride The Ballpark at Rosemont Sunday, July 23 3:05 p.m. USSSA Pride The Ballpark at Rosemont

Tuesday, July 25 11:05 a.m. Scrap Yard Dogs The Ballpark at Rosemont Wednesday, July 26 7:05 p.m. Scrap Yard Dogs The Ballpark at Rosemont Thursday, July 27 7:05 p.m. Scrap Yard Dogs The Ballpark at Rosemont

Tuesday, Aug. 1 7:05 p.m. Scrap Yard Dogs The Ballpark at Rosemont Wednesday, Aug. 2 7:05 p.m. Scrap Yard Dogs The Ballpark at Rosemont Thursday, Aug. 3 7:05 p.m. Scrap Yard Dogs The Ballpark at Rosemont

Saturday, Aug. 5 4:05 p.m. Texas Charge San Marcos, Texas Sunday, Aug. 6 1:05 p.m. Texas Charge San Marcos, Texas

Monday, Aug. 7 7:05 p.m. Texas Charge The Ballpark at Rosemont Tuesday, Aug. 8 7:05 p.m. Texas Charge The Ballpark at Rosemont Wednesday, Aug. 9 7:05 p.m. Texas Charge The Ballpark at Rosemont

Friday, Aug. 11 7:35 p.m. USSSA Pride The Ballpark at Rosemont Saturday, Aug. 12 7:35 p.m. USSSA Pride The Ballpark at Rosemont Sunday, Aug. 13 3:05 p.m. USSSA Pride The Ballpark at Rosemont

Thursday, Aug. 17 TBD NPF Championship Series TBD Friday, Aug. 18 TBD NPF Championship Series TBD Saturday, Aug. 19 TBD NPF Championship Series TBD Sunday, Aug. 20 TBD NPF Championship Series TBD

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