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14u Tryouts in Charlotte area: Fort Mill, S.C.
The Fort Mill Swarm (14u)will have tryouts on Sunday, August 26th at 2:00pm. We are going to play 3 tournaments and practice once a week (probably Saturday morning). The Swarm are based out of Fort Mill, SC (just south of Charlotte, Exit 88 on Rt77) If you know of anyone who may be interested in joining our team, please let them know that we are having tryouts. Below is a summary of our coaching experience.
These tryouts are for the Fall (2012) and Summer (2013) season.
Jessica Williams (14U):
(803) 470-8119 or email@example.com
Jessica Williams: Head Coach Palmetto Swarm 14U •Head Coach Palmetto Swarm 14U- 2 seasons
•Head JV Coach Fort Mill High School- 4 years
•Assistant Varsity Coach Fort Mill High School- 1 year
•Head Coach Palmetto Sting 14U- 1 season
•Assistant Coach SC Hurricanes 16U- 1 season
•Assistant Coach SC Hurricanes 14U- 1 season
•Played for Alley Cats (18 and Over)- 3 seasons (2009-2011)
•Pitched at USC Upstate- 4 years (2003-2007) ◦Ranks in Top Ten Individual Career Records- earned run average, lowest opponent batting average, most strikeouts per 7 inning game, most wins, most appearances, most games started, most innings pitched, most strikeouts, most strikeouts looking
◦Played in Division II NCAA Regional Tournament- 4 years (2003-2007)
◦Most Valuable Player in Spartanburg Tournament (2004)
•Played for SC Hurricanes (14U-18U)- 6 years
•Pitched at Berkeley High School- 6 years (1998-2003) ◦Senior All Star (2003)
◦All-State- 2 years
◦All-Region- 4 years
◦All-Lowcountry- 3 years
◦MVP Wando Preseason Tournament
◦Team Golden Glove Award- 3 years
◦Team Batting Award- 1 year
•Started pitching in 1997
•Started playing softball in 1993
•2nd Grade Teacher at Springfield Elementary- 5 years (2007-now)
John Finn: Assistant Coach Palmetto Swarm 14U
• Former president and Board member for 11 years of one of the largest softball organizations in NJ, Colonia Girls Softball League (CGSL).
• Created Central Jersey Cyclones Travel Organization and was director of Travel Softball for Colonia Girls Softball League (CGSL).
•Managed over 500 travel softball games (.800 winning %) with Central Jersey Cyclones including 18u (2007) season in which all 11 players played college softball including 2 players receiving scholarships for Division I (Iona, Drexel).
•Last managed 12u travel team in 2010 (NJ) that won 5 of 7 ASA tournaments and finished 35-5 before moving to Fort Mill SC and assisting with the Swarm in 2011.
• Member of Town Council for Youth Sports in Woodbridge Township, NJ.Oversaw teaching youth sports ethics, behavior, and conduct for both coaches and parents. This includes creating mandatory document for youth sports called the “code of ethics” that required signatures of coaches and parent for conduct related to youth sports.
•16 Years experience in girls softball including 14 years of travel
•Certified ASA umpire.