HPA Softball

Group photo of HPA Softball members

HPA Softball is led by Robbie Robison, assisted by Rachael Watkeys and Johanna Malisani.  Robbie is currently the Assistant Coach for the GB Junior (Under-19) Women’s Fastpitch Team and has previously been an Assistant Coach for the GB Women’s Fastpitch National Team.  Rachael is currently the Head Coach of the Women’s and Junior Women’s Fastpitch teams, including the 2017 Women’s European Championship in Italy where the team took home the bronze medal. Johanna is the Assistant Director for BSUK’s HPA and Academy programmes and is the current Head Coach of the Under-16 Women’s Fastpitch National Team.

Both the Baseball and Fastpitch HPA receive strength and conditioning support and coaching from Alan Dean and Lloyd Williams.  Alan has been a part of the programme since 2007 and has worked with both GB Baseball and GB Softball.  Lloyd has been supporting the Academies and HPA programmes since 2013 and recently travelled with the GB Cadets in 2014 and 2015.