Saturday October 22nd, 2016

2017 Free Agent – Kyndrich Doggett


Kyndrich Doggett

USSSA Playing History Player Page

Who are you playing with in 2017?
Free Agent –

What positions do you play and what is your best position?
Any outfield position and First base. I would say Right Field is my best position.

Who is the best softball player you have ever seen play?
There are a lot of good players out there. Greg Connell, Kyle Pearson, and Luis Reyna are some of the few. Jason Branch is also among the top.

Why do you like the game of softball?
Fast paced and very competitive, especially at the upper levels.

Who is the best up and coming player in softball and why?
Davis Bilardello – Great work ethic. As we hit a lot of BP
John "Saucy" Williams – Plays game hard and has good power
Zach Messer – Great hands on defense and plays game right way

What is your nickname in softball and how did you get it?
Kyndo. I guess Kyndrich was a little tough to say for some.  Lol

What is your height and weight?
6' 230lbs

Where do you call home?
Tampa, FL. I am originally from Hightstown, NJ

What's your favorite way to spend an off weekend?
I umpire for Freedom Sports and I hit BP

What do you do for a living?
I am a floor supervisor for Frontier Communications

Did you play sports in High School / College / Pro?
I played Basketball and Baseball in Highschool
Played Basketball and Baseball in college at Wilmington College
I also played 2 yrs of independent baseball

How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
I got my start in softball playing league in Tampa. And Luis Reyna got ahold of Pete Campbell to get me at the conference level.

What was the most surprising difference between Conference play and non-Conference play when you made the jump?
The talent level. Similar from going from college to the pro level. Game is a lot faster at the conference level.

In your career was there a single person (player/manager/coach) who had the most significant impact on your approach to the game? Why?
Yes in 2012. My coach for a C team I was playing for, Game Changers. Chris Parrish. He talked to me about being more of a complete hitter going backside and playing the rather than just being power hitter. He let me know once I was able to expand my game I would be successful at any level.

What advice can you give a young player trying to break into the upper level?
Stay humble and play hard all the time. You will be surprised who is out there that is watching.

What type of batting grip do you use and what ounce bat?
I still use standard Baseball grip. 27oz

What do you do in the offseason to prepare for the next softball season?
I hit the gym 3-4 days a week. And hit a lot of BP. Do a lot of cardio.

What is your favorite sports team and your favorite sport other than softball?
Football – NY Giants
Basketball – Boston Celtics
Baseball – NY Yankees
Other than softball I love basketball.

Do you have any superstitions and if so, what are they?
When playing outfield. I always run on field away from infield.

What would be your "at bat" music selection?
Hardball- Jermain Dupree and Lil Bow Wow

What is the best improvement upper level softball could make?
I think it's good the way it is.

What is your favorite non-World tournament and why?
Smoky Mountain Classic. All around great atmosphere

What is the best softball field/complex you have played at and why?
Myrtle Beach. 320ft fences and all turf fields.

Where is the best place to eat on the road after a game?
IHOP or steak and shake

What is the funniest thing you have ever seen on a softball field?
My boy Mike Wrenn. He would dance from the on deck circle all the way to the box and call time and keep dancing. Lol

18 responses to “2017 Free Agent – Kyndrich Doggett”

  1. Jason Branch says:

    Good pickup to finish the year… Solid fielder, good hitter, good power, great attitude…

  2. Bear says:

    Dedicated to the game, loyalty to the team & 100% effort all the time

  3. Santana 21 says:

    Dude can straight mash! great teammate and good man in general. deserves a shot and will deff turn some heads when he does!

  4. whit says:

    kyn-do is a awesome teammate, it was a pleasure to have him with me this year. he is a team player , and gives you 100 percnt on every play and swing. he will not let you down !!! give him a chance , being from florida worlds are at lil costs !!!!

  5. Wolf #13 says:

    My Derrty is a great teammate,a great attitude as well as person, and yes GREAT CHOKES UP ON DA BAT BARRY BONDS POWER! He has very good softball IQ and I hope someone gives him that chance to show his talent!? Good luck DERRTY! I have one question for you Derrty? How are you a NewYork Yankee,and New York Giants fan and out of left field you say you’re a BOSTON CELTIC FAN? Well talk later about that!lol

  6. Kyndrich has great power to all parts of the field and is always working on his game and improving. A great all around player that knows how to play the game the right way. He’s a great addition to any team that needs a guy that can hit home runs in the Stadium or Fortune Road.

  7. Kevin Kennington says:

    Good guy and team player, loves the game and plays hard. He definitely deserves a shot to play and would help out any team looking for a solid pick up. Good luck bud.

  8. Luis Reyna 21 says:

    All around great player, lots of power and a even better person ..this guy needs a chance ,i promise he won’t disappoint u..good luck buddy!

  9. KJ#15 says:

    Kyndo could definitely help any team out there. He can straight hit it power and average wise and would be a great teammate. Give this guy a chance !! Good luck cuzzy !

  10. Fiabane says:

    Look at you Dog! Good luck big guy, Why didnt you tell them about the time when I rose up on you in highschool and threw down on you in your own memories, anyway good luck I gotta get back at this softball thing I miss it. Hope to see ya soon.

  11. zee#9 says:

    Good luck.great sponsor to play for nice to see a jersey team up there

  12. Key 8 says:

    Best of luck to you closing out the season Kyndo

  13. Evan L. says:

    Great student of the game and will exceed expectations. . Most definitely one of the players I look up to.

  14. Warren G #9 says:

    I played college baseball with Kyndrich and have been playing softball against him for years. He is an outstanding player but more importantly a better person. Kyndrich will be a great pickup for any team especially this late in the season. Hey “Dog” good luck and my pop wants his silverware back lol.

  15. Tony says:

    Good job bro I see it ain’t take long for you to get picked up.Kyndo do work bro great team player.

  16. Tony Tone (614) says:

    Mane this guy is great softball player…great leader great person and n excellent coach n role model thought me a lot about the game and still does might have thought me a lil 2 much (bomb squad) …but great team mate n would love 2 play on the same field it would b a honor he tends 2 bring the best person/athlete out of ppl

  17. Randy noe says:

    Hey kyndrich lot of good responses. Hit me up if your not playing yet in Orlando c/b
    901 496 9732

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