Meet Coach Nina

 

Christina “Nina” Yeatman grew up outside of Annapolis, Md., and began playing softball at the age of 5. She quickly became known as a power hitter and dominant middle infielder, and went on to become a four-year high school varsity starter at shortstop and second base. Team captain Nina led her Bruin teammates in homeruns and RBIs; her prowess was rewarded with an All-County Team selection her senior year.

 

Nina began her coaching career while in high school, assisting in local softball camps and discovering her love of passing on her wisdom to others and helping them improve their skills. She earned her B.S. in Health and Physical Education with a minor in Coaching Science; instead of playing in college, Nina dove right into coaching. She has nearly a decade of coaching experience from the recreation level through high school varsity, including professionally in competitive regions in Delaware, Maryland and Virginia.

 

 

After college, Nina taught middle school health and physical education in Virginia for a year before returning home to pursue softball more. Setting the stage for the founding of Yeatman Elite Softball, she has been a private/semi-private hitting instructor for more than three years, running multiple softball camps and clinics and touching the lives of more than 150 student-athletes.

 

It was through her travels and coaching in multiple states that Nina noticed the need for more accessible softball camps and clinics. This led Nina to turn to softball full time and to the creation of Yeatman Elite Softball. Desiring to make a difference, Nina tapped into her uncles' experiences in camps to model her company. Nina's uncle, Devin Bonik, owned Forever Sports, Inc. running football camps for 15 years in numerous states utilizing NFL coaches and players. Devin now owns Bonik Sports Group, a firm representing collegiate and professional level coaches. Nina's other uncle, Dennis Yeatman, is celebrating his 20th year running the Pacific Lacrosse Festival in San Diego, CA.

Softball Staff

Ashley Thomas

Current High School & Travel Ball Coach

Former St. Francis University pitcher

Erica Toth

Former JuCo Player, Current High School Coach

Outfield

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Baseball Staff

Matt Lubaszewski

Head Baseball Coach

Matt Lubaszewski has been involved in baseball for more than 20 years. From coaching high school ball, travel teams, running baseball camps or clinics, and assisting with the operations of an      indoor training facility, Matt is very knowledgeable about the game. Most recently, Matt has served as a scout for the Baltimore Orioles Baseball Club. To learn more about Matt, please visit www.sandlotbwi.com

Joel Kenney

Head Pitching Coach

Joel Kenney has been involved in baseball as both player and coach from a young age. Joel was not only pitcher for York College of PA, but was team captain for two years. He also served on the Student Athlete Advisory Committee. These leadership skills Joel has started passing on throughout his coaching as an instructor, camp coach, and skill specialist. Most recently, Joel was a coach for Baltimore baseball travel team, the Blue Crabs. We are excited for Joel to share his extensive knowledge with our campers.

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Phone: 443-864-0316  Email: coachnina15@gmail.com

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1332 Cape Saint Claire Rd #602 Annapolis MD 21409

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