Welcome Derek Arsenie to the 222’s Fastpitch Coaching Team!
222’s Fastpitch is very happy to add Derek to the great team of instructors. As you will see by some of the accolades below, Derek played the game at a very elite level for many years. Derek’s primary position is catcher, however, like many of our instructors, are very competent at several other positions as well.
Derek grew up in Saskatoon, and played all of his minor ball in the Saskatoon Hustlers Association, winning at pretty much every age category. Throughout Derek’s teens, he began playing the game at an elite level. In 2008, Derek made the Canadian Jr. National Team, where they finished second at the World Championships. In 2009, he was selected for Team Saskatchewan, and competed in the Canada Summer Games.
- 2003 u12 isc champion (Saskatoon Hustlers)
- 2005 Bantom western Canadian champion (Saskatoon Hustlers)
- 2008 ISF World silver medal (Team Canada)
- 2008 Midget National Champion (Saskatoon Aspen Selects)
- 2009 Midget National Champion (Saskatoon Selects)
- 2009 Team Saskatchewan – Silver Medal Canada Summer Games
- 2011 ISC World Championships – 3rd place (Saskatoon Diamondbacks)
- 2014 ISC World Championships – 2nd place (Kitchner Hallman Twins)
- Attended 9 ISC World Championships
- Attended 4 Sr. A National Championships
Derek is now is set to wear a different hat, as he joins the 222’s Fastpitch coaching team.