Tuesday June 27th, 2017
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2017 Free Agent middle infielder Chris Waterman

 

 

 

Chris Waterman

USSSA Playing History

Interview conducted on 6/2/2016

Who are you playing with in 2017?
2016 – I played with shirt Dr's bomb squad

2017 Free Agent – Chriswaterman73@gmail.com

What positions do you play and what is your best position?
I can play pretty much anywhere but mostly middle ss and 2nd

Who is the best softball player you have ever seen play?
Greg Connell

Why do you like the game of softball?
I like that it's a fast game and it's very competitive

Who is the best up and coming player in softball and why?
Jeff bloomer

What is your height and weight?
6 ft 205

Where do you call home?
Brooksville, FL

What's your favorite way to spend an off weekend?
Hanging out with friends Goin fishing or hunting

What do you do for a living?
Welding

Did you play sports in High School / College / Pro?
Baseball

How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
I played league for fun then started playing tournaments then got asked to play the conference in 2016

What was the most surprising difference between Conference play and non-Conference play when you made the jump?
Balls are hit harder and it's laid back

What would you say is your career highlight to this point? Maybe one play or game that sticks out to you in particular?
Hitting good off of mooch

In your career was there a single person (player/manager/coach) who had the most significant impact on your approach to the game? Why?
Jason Branch always helps me if I ever need advise or something

What advice can you give a young player trying to break into the upper level?
Put in the time and effort on and off the field

What type of batting grip do you use and what ounce bat?
2 finger over lap

What do you do in the offseason to prepare for the next softball season?
Play league and hit alot of bp

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

What would be your "at bat" music selection?
Never quite by benjah

What is your favorite non-World tournament and why?
Taco cup cause it's just a fun time
 

 

 

 

 

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