Friday October 28th, 2016

2016 Free Agent outfielder Kyle Morgan


Kyle Morgan


USSSA Playing History Player Page


Who are you playing with in 2016?
Free Agent –

What positions do you play and what is your best position?
CF/RF….I'd have to say I'm most comfortable in CF

Who is the best softball player you have ever seen play?
Too many good players to just only come up with one.

Why do you like the game of softball?
It lets me stay competitive in a sport

Who is the best up and coming player in softball and why?
There are so many good up and coming players around my area…..Drew Smith ,Justin Smith, Clay Norton, Brock Morrison

What is your height and weight?
6'3 220

Where do you call home?
Rushville, IN

What's your favorite way to spend an off weekend?
Just hanging out with my family

What do you do for a living?
I'm basically a counselor for kids 

Did you play sports in High School / College / Pro?
I made Basketball my Full-time hobby when I got into High-School. Played one year of basketball at Saginaw Valley State University.

How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
I started playing travel ball with my brothers and a few of my buddies for a few years. I got noticed by a former Reds Boys player named Rodney Falls who basically took me under his Wing and got me hooked up with the Conference.

What was the most surprising difference between Conference play and non-Conference play when you made the jump?
Just how good every team was defensively and the fact that most lineups from top to bottom have very good hitters.

Is there a player that you would compare your game to?
I have no clue…but I do consider myself to be very fast and I have the ability to do a good job of not hitting homeruns even though I think I have stadium power.

What would you say is your career highlight to this point? Maybe one play or game that sticks out to you in particular?
I've never won a world tournament so I don't yet consider anything else I've done to be a highlight.

In your career was there a single person (player/manager/coach) who had the most significant impact on your approach to the game? Why?
Rodney Falls…..he has helped me with my approach at the plate.

What advice can you give a young player trying to break into the upper level?
Just play as hard as possible. You CAN'T teach hustle and that's what most coaches like from there players.

What type of batting grip do you use and what ounce bat?
Two finger overlap with my pinky on the knob. 27 Balance.

What do you do in the offseason to prepare for the next softball season?
Just lift weights and do cardio to stay in shape

What is your favorite sports team and your favorite sport other than softball?
North Carolina Basketball
Miami Dolphins Football
I love football,baseball, and basketball

Do you have any superstitions and if so, what are they?

What would be your "at bat" music selection?
Love me Sexy……Jackie Moon!!

What is the best improvement upper level softball could make?

What is your favorite non-World tournament and why?
Any type of festival tourney near where I live. I love just hanging out with friends and playing for fun.

What is the best softball field/complex you have played at and why?
Columbus Berliner…..Turf Fields!

Where is the best place to eat on the road after a game?
Anything with Grilled Chicken

What is the funniest thing you have ever seen on a softball field?

What was your favorite sports related gift you have ever given or received?
I would have to say breaking multiple basketball records for my High School.



2 responses to “2016 Free Agent outfielder Kyle Morgan”

  1. Mike Cottrell says:

    Hey Kyle, I coach Body Renew Softball out if Indy. Some of the guys who play for us you may know are Jon Wade, George Holt, Greg Horn. We are a fully sponsored team and are playing conference B next year. If you might be interested send me an email and I can send you some more information.

  2. Randy noe says:

    Hey Kyle if your not playing in Orlando. Hit me up
    901 496 9732

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