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2014 Free Agent outfielder Shane Roberts

 

Shane Roberts

USSSA Playing History

GoSoftball.com Player Page

 

Who are you playing with in 2014?
Nobody for the time being.  robertsftw@gmail.com

Why do you like the game of softball?
Competition, friendships and the chance to travel.

Who is the best softball player you have ever seen play?
Wegman he has the five tools.

Who is the best up and coming player in softball and why?
Everyone from our classic glass team in 2013 with the exception of Jay Hill he is not up and coming he has been playing conference awhile.

What is your nickname in softball?
ROOK or Captain

What is your height and weight?
6'0" 190

Where do you call home?
Ukiah, California

What's your favorite way to spend an off weekend?
Half the day with the FAM and half the day playing golf.

What do you do for a living?
Part owner of a small HVAC and electrical corporation.

Did you play sports in High School / College / Pro?
Baseball through high school college and Independent ball.

How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
Got picked up on a D team went to a C team MVP then played for Classic Glass the last three years.

What was the most surprising difference between Conference play and non-Conference play when you made the jump?
Consistency

What advice can you give a young player trying to break into the upper level?
None I don't feel I have enough experience to give advice.

What positions do you play and what is your best position?
Outfield. CF would be where I am most comfortable.

What batting grip do you use?
Conventional

What ounce bat do you use?
26/27 oz.

What do you do in the offseason to prepare for the next softball season?
Hit bp

What is your favorite sports team?
San Francisco Giants and Niners

What is your favorite sport other than softball?
Football and golf

Do you have any superstitions and if so, what are they?
To many to mention.

What is your most memorable softball moment?
Winning ASA national with classic in 2012

What would be your "at bat" music selection?
Lose yourself. Eminem

What is the best improvement upper level softball could make?
Force east coast teams to travel to the west coast so things don't look so biased.

What is your favorite non-World tournament?
Only played west coast tourneys so I would say the Washington double.

What is the best softball field you have played at and why?
Oklahoma ASA the championship field has the feel of a championship game every time you play on it.

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

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One response to “2014 Free Agent outfielder Shane Roberts”

  1. T.P. says:

    Chris Terry is right!! Great Player and even better teammate/person. Goodluck in the conference this year.

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