Monday October 24th, 2016

2016 Free Agent infielder/pitcher Keith Lynn




Keith Lynn

USSSA Playing History Player Page

Interview conducted on 12/12/2015

Who are you playing with in 2016?
Free agent –

What positions do you play and what is your best position?
2nd, Pitcher, 1st

Who is the best softball player you have ever seen play?
To many to mention

Why do you like the game of softball?

What is your height and weight?
6ft 1

Where do you call home?
Columbus, Indiana

What's your favorite way to spend an off weekend?
Spend time with the family.

Did you play sports in High School / College / Pro?
Football, Basketball, Baseball and Track

How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
My dad.  Picked up a game on league night with Tony Highland one night and he asked me to play with his team Gordans Young Guns.

What was the most surprising difference between Conference play and non-Conference play when you made the jump?
You have no off games.  You have a bad game you are done.

Is there a player that you would compare your game to?
I think every player is their own person so no.

In your career was there a single person (player/manager/coach) who had the most significant impact on your approach to the game? Why?
Mike Burch  One player can't win a game alone.  Takes the whole team on the same page to get the job done.

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

What type of batting grip do you use and what ounce bat?
Over lap  27EL

What do you do in the offseason to prepare for the next softball season?
Lift and hit when I can

What is your favorite sports team and your favorite sport other than softball?
Whatever team my brother plays for. Baseball

What would be your "at bat" music selection?
Anything by Korn

What is your favorite non-World tournament and why?
County community in Kentucky.
Get to play with your friends from home.  No complaining about what class you should be in.  You have Major players all the way down to E players on the same team.

What is the best softball field/complex you have played at and why?
Lincoln park Columbus, IN.  To bad its a city run park so they really don't hold anything anymore.

Where is the best place to eat on the road after a game?



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