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Coach: Jerry Kirby  PH: 302-236-2274   Click Here to Email
Samantha Derickson # 19   Class of 2022  Pitcher/Middle Infield/Outfield
D.O.B.:  February 2004
Player Contact Number:  (410)726-4364
Player Contact Email:
 aljaysam@mchsi.com
Parents:  Jay and Allison Derickson
Parents Contact Number:  (410)726-3145
Parents Contact Email:  
dwallcovering@mediacombb.net
Middle School School Coach:  Jesse Bare
Middle School Coach Contact:  
jesse.bare@irsd.k12.de.us
SAT:  N/A     ACT:  N/A
GPA:  4.0
NCAA Clearinghouse #:  N
/A
Bats:  Right     Throws:  Right
Height:  5' 9"
Weight:  128
Bat Exit Speed:  59
Overhand Throwing Speed:  55
Home to First:  3.12
Home to Home:  N/A
Committed:  No
Planned Major:  Journalism
School Address:
Selbyville Middle School
80 Bethany Rd
Selbyville, DE 19975
(302)436-1020

Guidance Counselor:
Dr. Diane Twisselmann
diane.twisselmann@irsd.k12.de.us
(302)436-1020
Player History:
*Team Phoenix - current
*Delaware Storm - 2013-2015
*Lower Sussex Little League - 2009-2015
  All-Star Teams 2014, 2015
*Selbyville Middle School Softball Team- 2016, 2017
NOTABLES:
*USA Softball 12u All-American Team - 2017
*USA Elite Select Futures “Direct Select” for 2016 Northeast Region 11U Team
*Invited to USA Elite Select 30 All-American Camp in Baton Rouge, LA, Aug 2017
*Invited to and attended USA Elite Select 30 All-American Camp in Tuscaloosa, AL. Aug 2016
*Invited to and attended Faster2First Player Showcases in Myrtle Beach, SC, Dec 2016 and Oct 2017
*Named to FloSoftball’s 2017 list of “Players To Watch For At The Faster2First National Showcase” and
  the 2016 list of “Faster2First: 12u All-Stars to Watch”
*USA Softball MD/DC/DE Class A 18u State Championship Tournament – 3rd place - Team Phoenix 18u,
 June 2017
*2015 USSSA Ace of Diamonds - 12U Tournament Champions
*2015 12U USSSA Eastern World Series – 7th place

Camps
*University of Florida Winter Softball Camp-Pitching, Hitting, Defense - 2015, 2016, 2017
*USA Softball Skills Clinic with Michelle Moultrie, Team USA - Jan 2017
*USA Softball of MD/DC/DE College Coaches Instructional Exposure Camp – June 2017
*World Fastpitch Connection (WFC) Early Signing Showcase Clinic – Nov 2016
*Fastpitch Masters Skills Camp – Nov 2015

School
*Selbyville Middle School (SMS) Softball Team (2016, 2017) and Field Hockey Team [2015, 2016,
 2017(captain)]
*High Honor Roll
*National Junior Honor Society
*Academic Challenge Program at Delaware Technical & Community College (DTCC) – taking advanced
  English and Math classes at DTCC while also taking Honors English and Math at SMS
*SMS 7th grade team Student of the Month Oct 2016

PLAYER STATEMENT:
I am primarily a pitcher and middle infielder but am willing to play a utility role.  I am coachable, have a
positive attitude, and am a team player with leadership qualities who always gives maximum effort.  
Since age 5 I have fundraised annually for Cystic Fibrosis through bake sales. I am active in my Church
Sunday School and as an acolyte.
Samantha Derickson  
Jerry Kirby - Manager
302-236-2274
teamphoenix1964@yahoo.com
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