Australian Catcher/3B/1B, Player/Coach available winter ’22-23 and summer ’23
Name: Grady Roberts
DOB: April 15, 2002
Date Available: April 16, 2023Will Pay Flight
Positions: Coach, Youth Coach, C
Positions (alt): Coach, Youth Coach, 1B, 3B, OF, LF
COMPETING AT DOWN UNDER WORLD SERIES FOR U20 BLUE SOX (April 3 – 8)
Grady’s primary position is catcher, but he can also slot in at left field and the corner infield positions, so he adds versatility to a club’s roster.
He has good plate discipline, as well as power (he is a competitive power lifter, as well). He is an above-average defensive catcher with a strong throwing arm who frames pitches well and has good leadership qualities.
Grady is a very supportive teammate who is a vocal leader who brings much passion and a positive outlook to any team he plays for.
He also has a lot of coaching experience that he can bring to a club. He has been an assistant coach and later head coach for teams of youths aged 6 to 12 years, and he has also served as an assistant at the high-school level.
Regional Captain for high school baseball / softball
- Walked off in first ever NSW state league game
Nominated inaugural Junior club Person of the Year at Carlingford Baseball club
Led city league team in batting three consecutive years
Assistant coach at high-school level
Head coach for youth teams
Grady wants to continue his playing career, while enhancing his skills and contributing to a club’s success. He also wants to help grow interest in the game worldwide.
|4 Years||Assistant Coach||Carlingford Baseball Club, Hills Junior||Youth||Base coach and skills coach for 12u-6u youth teams.|
|2 Years||Head Coach/Coordinator||Carlingford Baseball Club, Hills Junior||Youth||10U team: Head of coaching staff, base coach and player skill development. Teeball team: Coached, enrolled players and sourced equipment.|
|2 Years||Player/Coach||Muirfield High School, Sydney West School Sports||High School||Won pennant in second year|