An interview with Anthony Dress
Why do you like the game of softball?
The people you meet, and the friendships you make along with the competition that i think drives anyone to keep playing this crazy game.
Who is the best softball player you have ever seen play?
There is so many players that are soo good at there role in the game that i couldn't give you one player. Theres a long list of people that deserve to be mentioned in this question.
What position do you play?
What is your nickname?
A-town YO!! HA
Where do you call home?
Minnesota – Home of the worst NFL coach right now..lol
What do you do for a living?
Marketing and Business Development for a Sports Dome and sell Apparel..
Did you play sports in High School / College / Pro?
I played Football, Hockey and Baseball in high school..
How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
I started playing softball when I was 21 with high school friends, and was lucky enough to play on the 07 Long Haul Asa A champs along with the 07 Showcase USSSA B champs. It was a great year and after that year is when I started playing in the upper level.
What is your favorite sports team?
What is your favorite sport other than softball?
Hockey or Red Bull Rockin!!haha
Do you have any superstitions and if so, what are they?
I like to do the same routine everytime before I come to the plate.
What is your most memorable softball moment?
Soo many good memories, Back to back A worlds has to be at the top of the list..
Is slowpitch softball a sport or a game?
Its a game that was created so we don't ever have to grow up..
What is the best improvement upper level softball could make?
Obviously everyone talks about the bats and balls.. I like the idea of managing rosters to a certain number of "major list" players. I think it would bring in alot more sponsors and teams if they know have a shot at winning the "top" World Series, but at the same time I like the idea of being able having a big dog that you try to take down. I'm a Yankee fan remember.. Thats why I just show up to the field and play.
What is your favorite non-World tournament?
Dudley would have to be, I dont have to get on a plane.. I hate flying.
Who are you playing with in 2011?
Gym Tan Laundry… OH YEAHHH!! DW incase your completely confused thats GTL!
Anthony receiving the 2010 'A' World MVP trophy