Sunday May 27th, 2018
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2018 Free Agent Brian Lipman

 

 

 

 

Brian Lipman

USSSA Playing History

Interview conducted on 4/10/2018

Who are you playing with in 2018?
Free Agent – Blipman16@gmail.com

What positions do you play and what is your best position?
2nd and 3rd

Why do you like the game of softball?
Love the challenges the game has to offer.  It also gives me the ability to stay competitive and play against the best.

What is your nickname in softball and how did you get it?
Lippy or Lip because of my last name

What is your height and weight?
6"0 275

Where do you call home?
Simi Valley, CA

What's your favorite way to spend an off weekend?
With my family

What do you do for a living?
I am owner of a baseball facility

Did you play sports in High School / College / Pro?
baseball and football in highschool and baseball in college

How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
I started playing local tourneys and got my first chance at conference ball with Team Famous.

What was the most surprising difference between Conference play and non-Conference play when you made the jump?
Conference players hit the ball harder!

In your career was there a single person (player/manager/coach) who had the most significant impact on your approach to the game? Why?
Sean Boldt, Adam Smylie, Billy Messina, and Dennis Rulli.

What advice can you give a young player trying to break into the upper level?
Practice!

What type of batting grip do you use and what ounce bat?
Use to be overlap but just recently went back to standard baseball grip.  28oz end load

What is your favorite sports team and your favorite sport other than softball?
Dodgers

What is your favorite non-World tournament and why?
Toys for Tots

What is the best softball field/complex you have played at and why?
Loved playing at Disney

Where is the best place to eat on the road after a game?
Chik fil la!
 

One response to “2018 Free Agent Brian Lipman”

  1. Adam smylie says:

    Lippy is a great player who plays the game the right way.. Lippy is a great hitter and will do what’s best to win the game.. 275 tho?

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