JBSX Player Profiles 2016

JBSX
TEMPERZONE JUNIOR BLACK SOX WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM- 2016
 
Adam Woon
 
Adam-Woon1 Place of Birth: Hastings
Club: Saints HB
Position:  Pitcher
Favourite Softball Ground: Akina
Most memorable softball moment: Making the U19 rest team with my Dad /Making the junior black sox team
Favourite meal: Seafood
Favourite holiday destination: Beach
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Mike Trout, Cristiano Ronaldo, Prince Fielder, Manny Ramirez
 Alex Lundon
 
Alex-Lundon1 Place of Birth: Wellington
Club: Miramar
Position:  Outfield
Favourite Softball Ground: Polo Grounds
Most memorable softball moment: Winning U17 National Tournament
Favourite meal: Pasta
Favourite holiday destination: Rotorua
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: John Cena, Alex Rodriguez, Miley Cyrus, Mr. Bean
Bailey Hamilton
 
Bailey-Hamilton1 Place of Birth: Christchurch
Club: Parklands Christchurch United
Position:  Pitcher, Outfield
Favourite Softball Ground: Stoke Nelson Ground
Most memorable softball moment: Winning U19 Nationals 2013
Favourite meal: Steak and Mushroom Sauce
Favourite holiday destination: Kaikoura
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Michael Jordan, Jesus, Richie McCaw, Will SmithMichael Jordan, Jesus, Richie McCaw, Will Smith
 
Dante Matakatea
 
Dante-Matakatea1 Place of Birth: Palmerston North
Club: Poneke Kilbirnie
Position:  Shortstop
Favourite Softball Ground: Radotin Ball Park
Most memorable softball moment: Playing in my first junior world series
Favourite meal: Mums Roast
Favourite holiday destination: Rarotonga
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Rhiannon Fish, Nina Dobrev, Kylie Jenner, Fraser
McLaren
Harrison Valk
 
Harrison-Valk1 Place of Birth: Auckland
Club: Howick Softball
Position:  Catcher or outfield #7, 8 or 9
Favourite Softball Ground: Rosedale
Most memorable softball moment: Hitting my first ‘auto’ at Premier level
Favourite meal: BBQ
Favourite holiday destination: Fiji
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Derek Jeter, Richie McCaw, Michael Jordan, Denzel
Washington
Jackson Watt
 
Jackson-Watt1 Place of Birth: South Canterbury
Club: Papanui Tigers
Position:  Outfield, Pitcher
Favourite Softball Ground: 'The Nui'
Most memorable softball moment:2nd at Junior Worlds
Favourite meal: Pepes Mexican Grill Nachos
Favourite holiday destination: Queenstown
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Leonardo DiCaprio, babe ruth, Abraham Lincoln and Scott Sutherland ‘big potsy’
Jacob Zurcher
 
Jacob-Zurcher1 Place of Birth: Hastings
Club: Saints Softball
Position:  Catcher,  1st &  3rd base
Favourite Softball Ground: Rosedale
Most memorable softball moment: Making the NZ Junior Black Sox
Favourite meal: Nachos
Favourite holiday destination: Los Angeles
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Kevin Hart, Dwayne ‘the rock’ Johnson, Adam Sandler, J Cole
Jarome McKenzie
 
Jarome-McKenzie1 Place of Birth: Auckland
Club: Eden Roskill
Position: Catcher, Outfielder
Favourite Softball Ground: Ramblers
Most memorable softball moment:Winning 19's
Favourite meal: Chicken or Ice Cream
Favourite holiday destination:
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Connor Mcgregor, Tupac, The Dalai Lama, Barry Bonds
Jayden Stratford
 
Jayden-Stratford1 Place of Birth: Wellington
Club: Miramar
Position:  Catcher
Favourite Softball Ground: Hataitai
Most memorable softball moment: Playing for the Junior Black Sox at the European Men’s Super-Cup in Prague 2015
Favourite meal: KFC
Favourite holiday destination: Gold Coast
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Steven Gerrard, Mike Trout, A$AP Rocky & Vince Staples
Jordan Tahana
 
Jordan-Tahana1 Place of Birth: Auckland
Club: Eden Roskill
Position: Shortstop, Outfield
Favourite Softball Ground: Rosedale
Most memorable softball moment:Selected for JBS, Winning Nationals, NZ Development
Favourite meal: Butter Chicken
Favourite holiday destination: Los Angeles
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Derek Jeter
Kaleb Rona
 
Kaleb-Rona1 Place of Birth: Takapuna, North Shore
Club: Northcote
Position:  Shortstop
Favourite Softball Ground: Don't have one
Most memorable softball moment: Watching my dad win the softball WS at Rosedale
Favourite meal: Butter Chicken
Favourite holiday destination: Rarotonga
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner:
Reilly Makea
 
Reilly-Makea1 Place of Birth: Levin
Club: Papanui
Position:  Centrefield
Favourite Softball Ground: Hataitai
Most memorable softball moment: First Homerun
Favourite meal: Macaroni and CheeseMacaroni and Cheese
Favourite holiday destination: Hawaii
Five famous people who you would invite to dinner: Chris Brown, Beyonce, Dan Carter, Mike Trout, Wayne Small.
Sam Marley
 
Sam-Marley1 Place of Birth: Wellington
Club: Porirua City United
Position:  Pitcher
Favourite Softball Ground: Tawa
Most memorable softball moment: Pitching my first nationals game
Favourite meal: Steak and Mushrooms
Favourite holiday destination: Rotoma
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Scarlett Johansson, Jennifer Lawrence, Chris D’elia,
Mookie Betts
Zac Boyd
 
Zac-Boyd1 Place of Birth: Wellington
Club: PCU
Position:  Infield
Favourite Softball Ground: Porirua Park
Most memorable softball moment: Winning Under 15 Nationals
Favourite meal: Bacon & Egg Pie
Favourite holiday destination: Taupo
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Leonardo DiCaprio, Derek Jeter, LeBron James, Jennifer Anderson
Callum Bishop
 
bishop1 Place of Birth: Canterbury
Club: Papanui
Position:  Outfield, 1st base, Pitcher
Favourite Softball Ground: Saxton Fields (Nelson)
Most memorable softball moment:Winning U19 Nationals and NFC
Favourite meal: Nachos
Favourite holiday destination: Gold Coast
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Bryce Harper, Richie McCaw, Kendal & Kylie Jenner
Joseph Kohlhase
 
Joseph-Kohlhase1 Place of Birth: Auckland
Club: Auckland Marist
Position:  Shortstop
Favourite Softball Ground: Simson Reserve
Most memorable softball moment: My first hit in Premier softball – Akl Marist vs. Samoa
Favourite meal: Mum’s roast lamb
Favourite holiday destination: Houhora, Northland
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Jeremy Kyle, Lance Hohaia , Jerry Springer, Tim Shadbolt
Daniel Chapman
 
Daniel-Chapman1 Place of Birth: NZ
Club: Marist
Position:  Pitcher
Favourite Softball Ground: Rosedale
Most memorable softball moment: Winning U19's Nationals, Top Pitcher
Favourite meal: Pasta Bake
Favourite holiday destination: Gold Coast
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Megan Fox, Kendal Jenner, Tyga, Selena Gomez
Callum Lewis-Carson
 
Callum Place of Birth: Hastings
Club: Maraenui (pumas)
Position:  Catcher
Favourite Softball Ground:
Most memorable softball moment: Winning 'fun in the sun' for Dodge
Favourite meal: Anything
Favourite holiday destination: Napier
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Kevin Hart, Ice Cube, John Cena, Mark Whalberg, Smally