RACERS KELLEY MONTALVO TO SPEAK IN AKRON ON FEBRUARY 5TH
Akron, OH—Akron Racers GM, Joey Arrietta announced today that Kelley Montalvo will return to Akron on February 5th to speak at the Firestone Community Center at 7:30pm.
“I have received numerous communications from coaches all over the state asking if Kelley could speak to their players,” explains Arrietta. “Kelley delivered three sessions to packed audiences at the OHFCA Meetings in Columbus this past January. I am extremely excited to have been able to work out the arrangements to bring her here.”
Kelley, one of the NPF’s premier defensive specialists, will incorporate her preparation for playing defense, reading the slappers mind, routine vs. great defense and building confidence with consistent “D”.
“This is perfect timing for coaches and players,” remarked Arrietta. “This is a presentation you will not want to miss.”
Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the Stadium Box Office, 9am-4pm daily, or by calling 330.376.8188. Seats are limited, tickets are presale only and not available at the door. The Firestone Park Community center is located at 1480 Girard St. Akron 44301
For more information about the Akron Racers visit www.akronracers.org or call 330-376-8188
About the Akron Racers: The Akron Racers, headquartered in Akron, OH, is the oldest existing team in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) league. The Racers competed in the Women's Pro Softball League (WPSL) for two seasons in 1999 and 2000 and in the NPF since 2004. Historic Firestone Stadium is home to the Racers and numerous amateur events at all levels of play. The Racers kick-off their 14th season of play in 2015.
About National Pro Fastpitch: National Pro Fastpitch is headquartered in Nashville, TN. The league, created to give elite female fast pitch players the opportunity to pursue a professional career in their chosen sport, has operated since 1997 under the names of Women's Pro Fastpitch (WPF) and Women's Softball League (WPSL). NPF is the official Development Partner of Major League Baseball in the category of women's fast pitch softball since 2002. www.profastpitch.com