Deirdre Flaherty

C/3B
Pgh, PA
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Grad:2023
HT:5'3
WT:130 LBS
Throws:Right
Bats:Right
Arm:58 MPH
20 YD:3.65 sec
DATEEVENT ATTENDEDVIDEO
11/08/2018Softball Factory Select Training & Competition at Historic Dodgertown (Grad Years 2019-2023)  
08/02/2018Softball Factory Advanced Training (Grad Years 2018-2023)  
07/25/2018Interactive Video Program - Cleveland, OH Play in this window
Deirdre Flaherty Pgh, PA info@factoryathletics.com 855-822-5115
Grad Year:2023Height:5'3Weight: 130 LBS
Primary Pos:C Secondary Pos:3BBats:RightThrows: Right
High School:MT Lebanon Summer Team:Pittsburgh Lady Road Runners
Exit Velo 69 Hand Size Large Barrel Accuracy 50% Broad Jump 5'2''
Grip Strength Left:   65 Right:   70   5-10-5 Shuttle Left:   5.72 Right:   5.75  
RUNNING 20 yds:   3.65 Home to 1B:    4.19 THROWING Velocity:   58 Arm Strength:   40
CATCHING Receiving:   42 Blocking:   40 Release Time:   2.09
INFIELD Fielding:   35
RH HITTINGHitting:   45 Power:   50  
OVERALL Position Projection: C Evaluations Are Reviewed By CJ Browder
11/08/2018 - Softball Factory Select Training & Competition at Historic Dodgertown (Grad Years 2019-2023) Deirdre returns for the Softball Factory Select Training & Competition at Historic Dodgertown. Deirdre continues to improve her skill set and impress our coaching staff with her work ethic and dedication to the game. Behind the plate, Deirdre is a vocal leader that gives her teammates confidence. She presents a good target, looks the ball in and receives with sure hands. She makes a clean transfer and works to gain ground to her target. She reads the ball in the dirt well and leads with her glove. Being more explosive when blocking will round out her skill set. In the box, Deirdre is a RHH that uses an athletic stance with a short stride that is on time. She creates fluid rhythm, generates explosive bat speed and makes hard contact. She shows natural pop on the ball and is able to work the gaps. Overall, Deirdre has the work ethic and tools needed to play at the collegiate level.
08/02/2018 - Softball Factory Advanced Training (Grad Years 2018-2023) Deirdre joins Softball Factory for the Softball Factory Advanced Training. In the box, Deirdre has an aggressive approach. She has a square stance, uses a short stride and has centered balance. She loads her hands back, creates fluid rhythm and generates fast bat speed. She generates good lower half drive and shows power potential. Working to take a direct path to the ball will allow her to finish through the ball and see more power production. Behind the plate, Deirdre has a good presence and is a vocal leader. She frames the ball well and works to get close calls in the river. She works to get in line with her target and is able to lead out her throws. Working to get down quicker for the block will allow her to deaden and center the ball. Overall, Deirdre is a hard-working player and with continued coaching she will take her game to the next level.
07/25/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Cleveland, OH Deirdre is a 2023 right handed catcher and third baseman with a developing skill set. Defensively, she has a square fielding position and gains ground well through each play. She is short to the ball and has a clean exchange on her throws to her target. Behind the plate, she keeps her throws on line to bases and frames the ball well. She gets around the ball well when blocking and receives with quiet hands. Offensively, she has a strong base and creates great power behind her contact. She has a soft stride to the ball and stays center in her balance. She gets to extension well in her swing and drives the ball to all sides of the field. Overall, Deirdre is very coachable and has great work ethic.