Donnie Atkinson grew up in Lloydminster, AB where he began his minor softball career as a Lloydminster Liner.
At the Midget and Junior levels, Donnie played in Camrose, AB in the Merchants/Fury Program. Donnie’s primary position was Pitcher, and also played a lot of 3rd base.
Donnie has a Silver Medal , and 2 Bronze Medals at the Canadian Midget Championships with Camrose. Donnie also has a Gold Medal at the Western Canadian Championships.
At the Senior level, Donnie has competed in 8 ISC World Tournaments, 2 ASA National Championships 2 NAFA Chamionships and 5 Canadian National Championships. and will be a part of the Host Grande Prairie Pirates 2019 team.
Donnie is still competing at the Sr. A Men’s level with the Grande Prairie Pirates. However, Donnie has been bitten by the Coaching Bug, so he is coaching at the minor level in Lloydminster, and now, an Instructor with 222’s Fastpitch!
Welcome Donnie, 222’s Fastpitch is Happy to have you!