Kaitlin Andrews was a top pitcher and 2012 captain for D2 Stonehill College. In her junior year Kaitlin led the Stonehill Skyhawks with a 1.89 ERA in 81 innings pitched. Kaitlin was one of the top high school pitchers in Massachusetts, leading Hudson High School to a 2007 state championship and setting the school's career strikout record. She has several years experience instructing softball pitching, hitting and defense.
Bobby Barrett is an assistant baseball coach for UMass Boston, responsible for catchers and assisting with hitting instruction. Prior to his current position he coached at Suffolk University for 2 seasons. Bobby was a top player and captain for Suffolk University (2010) as starting catcher, achieving a career .385 batting average. In addition he set the school's single season RBI record and was a D3Baseball.com All-America selection. Bobby instructs catching, hitting, pitching and defense.
Connor Buckley is a former pitcher for the Westfield State University Owls, graduating in 2013. Prior to his college career, Connor was a top player and captain for the Acton Boxborough High School Varsity team. Since 2010, Connor has been a valued member of the AtBats coaching staff, running clinics, camps, and private lessons. Connor is available for pitching, hitting, and defensive instruction for players of all ages and abilities.
Sean Callahan is the head baseball coach for Framingham State University. Prior to FSU, Sean was an assistant coach for Stonehill College (2018) and UMass Boston (2016-17) where he helped the Beacons reach the 2017 NCAA D3 College World Series. Sean was also an assistant coach for the Wareham Gatemen of the prestigious Cape Cod League in 2017. A three year starting catcher for Framingham State and 2011 captain, Sean earned All-Conference Selections in 2010 and 2011. He has coached several AAU baseball programs and has several years experience providing hitting and catching instruction for new and experienced players.
Sara Cline instructs softball pitching and softball strength & conditioning. Sara brings a unique combination of professional skills and experience to her lessons. She is a licensed Certified Athletic Trainer for Boston Children's Hospital specializing in sports injury prevention, and an accomplished multi-sport athlete (softball, field hockey and basketball). Sara was a top pitcher and hitter for Mater Dei HS, leading her team to a New Jersey state championship in 2008 with 21 wins and a school record 0.67 ERA and 205 Ks. Sara is also the athletic trainer for the Boston Pride professional woman's hockey team of the NWHL.
Danielle Deraney is a softball coach for the Concord Raiders program and former top player and co-captain for Providence College. As a three year starting first baseman for the Friars, Danielle was a 2014 2nd Team Big East All Star, tallying a .319 batting average and .986 fielding percentage. Danielle played for Shrewsbury High School and the Concord Raiders. She instructs softball hitting and infield defense.
Sydney Despres is a top player and Captain for Worcester State University softball (catcher and first base). In 2016 Sydney was awarded the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference "Softball Player of the Year" and "ECAC D3 Player of the Year", leading the Lancers to their second straight MASCAC championship and an NCAA Regionals appearance. She was the 2016 conference leader in batting average (.527), on base percentage (.569), slugging percentage (.992), doubles (20), home runs (13), RBI (49) and total bases (130). Sydney instructs hitting, catching and defense for players of all ages and abilities.
Danielle Edmands instructs softball hitting, catching, defense and conditioning. Dani was a top player for D1 Quinnipiac University softball. A 2016 graduate, Dani was an outstanding catcher and power hitter for the "Bobcats", ranking 4th on the team in OBP and 5th in slugging percentage in her junior year. Dani is also a genuine "AtBats protege", having invested years of hard work and training with AtBats softball instructors on her hitting and catching skills. Dani was a four year All Star and Top Ten Hitter for Algonquin Regional HS.
April Eringis played softball for Merrimack College (catcher and infielder) and was a top player for Central Catholic HS. She is a softball coach for Dracut HS and has coached tournament softball teams since 2006, including the Baystate Bandits 14U and 16U teams (2006-07) and the Concord Raiders 12U team (2008 to 2012). April teaches mathematics and has been instructing softball hitting and catching for several years.
Coach Allie Hardy is the assistant softball coach for Daniel Webster College. Allie was a top pitcher for Worcester Polytechnic Institute (2012), where she earned All-NEWMAC Conference honors and was a 3-time NEWMAC Pitcher of The Week, ending her career with an impressive ratio of 224 strikeouts and only 26 walks. Prior to WPI, Allie was a top pitcher and all-time strikeout leader for Leominster HS. She instructs pitching, hitting, and defense for all ages and abilities.
Madeline Hatch was a top softball player for Wheaton College. A four year starting outfielder, Maddie hit over .380 in her sophomore , junior and senior years and earned high marks for her fielding skills. Her career honors include NEWMAC All-Conference 2nd Team ('14) and 3-time NEWMAC Academic All-Conference ('14, '15, '16). Maddie was a top player and captain for Acton-Boxborough HS ('09-'12), winning 4 consecutive DCL championships and the 2011 D1 North Championship.
Matt Horan is the pitching coach for Franklin Pierce University and a former pro-pitcher and All Star of the southwest independent Pecos League. Prior to his pro career Matt pitched for Franklin Pierce, finishing his senior year with a 2.90 ERA and North East 10 Conference Academic Honor Roll selection. Matt coaches pitching, hitting and defense skills for players of all ages and abilities.
Dayna Marchant was a top player and two-year (2017 & 2018) softball captain for Framingham State University. A highly accomplished lefty slap-hitter and outfielder, Dayna was awarded MASCAC 1st Team All-Conference honors all four years and holds the programâ€™s record for career batting average (.419), hits (221) and triples (15). Dayna helped lead the Rams to two consecutive MASCAC titles, was the 2017 conference leader in batting average (.422) and the 2018 leader in stolen bases (12). She was a 2017 3rd team ECAC all New England Region Player, a 2018 1st team NFCA all New England Region Player and a 2018 FPN 2nd team All- American. Dayna instructs slap-hitting, bunting, speed, outfield defense and general softball skills.
Zach Mathieu was a top player for Franklin Pierce University and a 2013 draft pick of the NY Mets. He ranks high in the Ravens all-time career hitting numbers with 4th in doubles (55) and 7th in RBIs (128) and 8th in home runs (22). He was a 2013 ABCA All-East Region First Team selection and All-Northeast-10 Conference First Team selection. Zach coaches hitting, infield defense and catching.
Kevin McAvoy is a starting pitcher for the Boston Red Sox AA Portland Sea Dogs. In 2016, his first year of AA, Kevin started 22 games and pitched 116 innings. He was the top starting pitcher for the 2015 high A Salem Red Sox and 2014 Lowell Spinners. Prior to his pro career Kevin played for Bryant University, leading the Bulldogs in strikeouts and innings pitched in 2014, for a conference winning record of 42-16 and NCAA Regional appearance. He coaches pitching and baseball skills for players of all ages and abilities.
Anna Meusel is a pitcher for Saint Michael's College of the D2 "NE10" Conference. Prior to her college career Anna was the captain and a top pitcher for Acton-Boxborough HS. She has been providing lessons and running camps and clinics at AtBats since 2014 and is an outstanding instructor for pitching and general softball skills.
Jamie Millett is the varsity softball coach for powerhouse Shrewsbury HS and former assistant coach for Simmons College. Jamie was a top player and 2012 captain for Merrimack College, leading the Warriors to a NCAA Div II East Regional Championship and was honored as a 2010 Northeast-10 All-Conference Academic Team selection. Prior to her collegiate career, Jamie was a 4-year Mid-Wachusett League All-Star and a key player for the 2007 state champion Hudson HS Hawks. Jamie specializes in hitting, slap-hitting and defensive skills.
Meaghan O’Neal has coached softball hitting, defense and conditioning @ AtBats since 2013. She was a four year starter and top defensive player at third base for Franklin Pierce University, leading the team in RBIs in 2010. Meaghan coached the NE Diamond Gems tournament softball team and was the varsity softball coach for Maynard High School. She was one of the all-time top softball players for Littleton HS and is an honored member of the Littleton "Athletic Hall of Fame". Meaghan teaches high school mathematics.
Kara O'Riley was a four-year starter at third base and 2017 softball captain for Salve Regina College. Kara was an outstanding hitter for the 'Seahawks', averaging over .300 at the plate all four years. We are proud to say that Kara is a genuine "AtBats protege", having trained at the facility for years with some of our best coaches. She was a top pitcher and 2013 captain for Acton-Boxborough HS and has several years of experience training young players in AtBats camps, AB pitching clinics and many other programs. Kara is a fifth grade teacher and brings all the professional skills and enthusiasm of a new educator to her work @ AtBats!
Laura Quicker is the softball pitching coach for Simmons college. Prior to coaching, Laura proved to be a dominate pitcher at Ithaca College. In her junior and senior year, she was named to the All-Conference and All-Region team posting a combined 26-12 record over the two seasons and ending her career with a 2.00 ERA. After graduating in 2016 she moved to coaching at Simmons and working with high school aged pitchers looking to improve their game.
Kaitlyn Storro was a top softball player for Worcester State University 2012-15. A four year starting outfielder, Katie is among the WSU Lancers career leaders in games, at-bats, base hits and stolen bases, and was a 2013 MASCAC First Team All-Star. Katie instructs softball offense and defense skills for players of all ages and abilities.
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