SYFP Signs Aubrey Leach
Conroe, TX – May 28th, 2019 - Scrap Yard Fast Pitch, an independent women’s professional softball team, announced today the signing of Tennessee Volunteer All-American, Aubrey Leach!
Originally from just down the street in The Woodlands, Texas, Aubrey spent her last four years at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, where she captained the infield and posted a .411 batting average with 72 hits, 23 RBIs, and 65 runs scored in her senior season. With Aubrey’s name in the All Time Record books in Tennessee History, makes her one of the greatest Volunteers to ever play the game. In 2018, Leach earned a NFCA 1st Team All-American honor and was named as a USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year Top 25 finalist. Not only does she dominate on the field, but Aubrey earned Academic Honor Roll and Scholar Athlete achievements during all four years at Tennessee! Before her collegiate success, Aubrey proudly played for Sudden Impact, an elite travel ball organization based out of Houston, Texas.
When asked about a beginning her professional career with Scrap Yard Fast Pitch, Aubrey said, “I am so excited to be a part of the SYFP family! I can't thank Scrap Yard enough for allowing me to continue my softball career, as well as furthering my dream of playing at the professional level. I’m so grateful to come back home and represent my family, community, and travel ball organization!”
When asked about Aubrey joining the program, Connie May said, “Aubrey coming home to continue her career speaks very closely to my heart. I have watched her grow up and become one of the greatest athletes and most impressive young woman in the game today."
Stay tuned in the coming days for an announcement of the official 2019 summer schedule!
Scrap Yard Fast Pitch
Scrap Yard Fast Pitch, LLC was established to create sustainable professional softball opportunities for elite female athletes so they could earn a living while playing the game they love. It began competition in the summer of 2018 and has continued into 2019, not only providing elite softball players the opportunity to pursue a professional career, but to inspire future generations of professional softball players. Located in the Houston area, Scrap Yard Fast Pitch is committed to demonstrating leadership in community involvement, entertainment, and professionalism. Follow Scrap Yard Fast Pitch on Facebook (@ScrapYardFP), Twitter (@ScrapYardFP), or Instagram (@ScrapYardFP) to keep up with the latest happenings.