On Deck with Shayne O'Connell

On Deck with Shayne O'Connell

Shayne O'Connell is a sophomore, pitcher from Tallahassee, FL. O'Connell has won 17 games this season and currently leads the nation in strikeouts with 232. Continue reading below to learn more about Shayne.

Who is your favorite athlete?

Stephen Curry

Why do you play softball?

I play for the love of the game and competitive nature.

What's your favorite movie?

How The Grinch Stole Christmas

If you could have dinner with 3 people (dead or alive) who would it be and why?

Beyonce, Lil Baby and Will Ferrell

Describe your on field personality in three words.

High energy and humorous

Who is your funniest teammate?

Jordan Noles


What's on the top of your bucket list?

Whale watching

Who is someone that's influenced your life? Why?

My Mom because she's a hard working, respectable woman


Where would your dream vacation be?


What have you enjoyed about this team so far?

My teammates