U17 Australian Boys Team Officials appointed

U17 Australian Boys Team Officials appointed

Softball Australia is pleased to confirm the team official appointments for the Australian U17 Boys Development team to compete in the Under 23 Men’s National Softball Championship at Redlands, Queensland from 7-13 July.

The team of 16 players were selected following the development tour of New Zealand, held in April this year.

The appointed team officials are as follows:

Head Coach – Geoff Coultas
Assistant Coach – David Metekingi
Assistant Coach – Matt Chapman
Team Manager – Kerryn Bell
Video Analyst – Maurice Paraha
Physiotherapist – Erin Parish

The players in the 2019 Australian U17 Boys Squad will be eligible to play in the Junior Steelers team at the 2020 WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Cup, which will be held in Palmerston North, New Zealand, from 22 February to 1 March.

The Junior Steelers team for the World Cup is expected to be finalised after the Australian U18 Men’s National Softball Championship, to be held at Blacktown in NSW, from 8-14 December 2019.