Friday October 28th, 2016

2017 Free Agent Kenny Geiersbach


Kenny Geiersbach

USSSA Playing History

USSSA Playing History 2011-2014


Who are you playing with in 2017?
2016 Rebel Sports

2017 – Free Agent –

What positions do you play and what is your best position?
Corner OF or utility INF

OF is my best position

Who is the best softball player you have ever seen play?
Too many to just choice one.

Why do you like the game of softball?
After baseball, I needed something to keep my competitive edge.

Who is the best up and coming player in softball and why?
Again, too many to just pick one!

What is your nickname in softball and how did you get it?
Don't really have one.

What is your height and weight?
6'00" 205lbs

Where do you call home?
Indianapolis, IN

What's your favorite way to spend an off weekend?
With my family and friends or playing golf

What do you do for a living?
IT Recruiter

Did you play sports in High School / College / Pro?
Played Baseball in High School, College, and a few years in the Reds organization

How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
Started playing locally with Tracey Flack in the summer and off seasons.  I got my first chance at the conference level with Midwest Swing thanks to Todd Mazzier in 2011.

What was the most surprising difference between Conference play and non-Conference play when you made the jump?
The speed of the game, and that everyone can hit at that level.

What would you say is your career highlight to this point? Maybe one play or game that sticks out to you in particular?
Winning NSA Worlds with P & P 333 in 2012

In your career was there a single person (player/manager/coach) who had the most significant impact on your approach to the game? Why?
Tracey Flack has always pushed me to keep trying to move up.  Brian Puckett has helped me a ton with my approach at the plate and it has paid off.

What advice can you give a young player trying to break into the upper level?
Get your name out there any way you can.  Play in as many upper tourneys as you can to try and get noticed.

What type of batting grip do you use and what ounce bat?
Pinky drop and 27 oz Endload

What do you do in the offseason to prepare for the next softball season?
This past year I started doing crossfit and I hit at least once a week

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

Do you have any superstitions and if so, what are they?
Never step on the baseline when entering or leaving the field

What would be your "at bat" music selection?
Linkin Park – Point of Authority

What is the best improvement upper level softball could make?
I don't have an issue with the way it is now.

What is your favorite non-World tournament and why?
Smokies – the environment is unbelievable

What is the best softball field/complex you have played at and why?
Disney – playing fields are perfect

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


2 responses to “2017 Free Agent Kenny Geiersbach”

  1. ABabicz57 says:

    Great teammate. Best of luck my man.

  2. P&P says:

    Looks like KG is finally getting back to the old days and recruiting some of the best local talent. Good luck to them and Herb and Red in 2015.

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